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Portugal provinces
WAGHENAER, L. J., Die Zee Caerte van Portugal, tusschen Camino en Montego, alsoe dat Landt all daer in sijn Ghedaente is, met alle sijne haeven enn ondiepten ..., antique map, old maps WAGHENAER, L. J. - Die Zee Caerte van Portugal, tusschen Camino en Montego, alsoe dat Landt all daer in sijn Ghedaente is, met alle sijne haeven enn ondiepten ...
Leiden, Plantijn, 1584-1586, In original colours.. 320x522mm. Heavy paper, clean image, wide margins, some browning and foxing and dents in margins. Some wormholes near centerfold. Verso some transcoloration. Verso reinforcements near margins and centerfold. Verso : Dutch text.
A detailed description of part of Portugal. Decorated by a colourful title cartouche and scale cartouche, one compass rose, several vessels and sea monsters. A very early edition rare Dutch text edition of this landmark contribution to the science of navigation. Waghenaer's own personal experien... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,900 - 2,200)

Bid received
$ 1,600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
WAGHENAER, L. J., Zee Caerte van Portugal, Daer inne Begrepen de vermaerde Coopstadt van Lisbone .., antique map, old maps WAGHENAER, L. J. - Zee Caerte van Portugal, Daer inne Begrepen de vermaerde Coopstadt van Lisbone ..
Leiden, Plantijn, 1584-1586, In original colours.. 320x522mm. Heavy paper, clean image, wide margins, some browning and foxing and dents in margins. Verso some browning and reinforcement near centerfold. Verso : Dutch text.
A detailed description of part of Portugal with Lisbon. Decorated by a colourful title cartouche and scale cartouche, one compass rose, several vessels and sea monsters. A very early edition rare Dutch text edition of this landmark contribution to the science of navigation. Waghenaer's own perso... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 2,000 - 2,500)

Starting bid
$ 1,700
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WAGHENAER, L. J., Beschrijvinghe der Zee Custen vant Landt va Argarbe .., antique map, old maps WAGHENAER, L. J. - Beschrijvinghe der Zee Custen vant Landt va Argarbe ..
Leiden, Plantijn, 1584-1586, In original colours.. 383x533mm. Heavy paper, clean image, wide margins, some browning and foxing and dents in margins. Some wormholes near centerfold. Verso some transcoloration. Verso : Dutch text.
A detailed description of part of Portugal with Algarve. Decorated by a colourful title cartouche and scale cartouche, one compass rose, several vessels and sea monsters. A very early edition rare Dutch text edition of this landmark contribution to the science of navigation. Waghenaer's own pers... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,400 - 1,800)

Starting bid
$ 1,300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Portugal cities
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F., Olissippo quae nunc Lisboa, Civitas Amplissima Lusitaniae, ad Tagum (Lisbon), antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Olissippo quae nunc Lisboa, Civitas Amplissima Lusitaniae, ad Tagum (Lisbon)
Cologne, 1617, Uncoloured. 365x470mm. Excellent strong print, heavy paper, neat image, wide margins. Very minor browning/wrinkling in margins. Near mint condition.
Desirable and early town view of Lisbon.

From one of the greatest publication in this genre!. The Civitates was compiled and written by George Braun, Canon of Cologne Cathedral. Braun gathered together vast amounts of information and draft plans to produce over 500 city views/maps ...
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Estimate
($ 1,000 - 1,500)

Starting bid
$ 750
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Mediterranean & Islands
Ortelius, A., Peregrinationis Divi Pauli Typus., antique map, old maps Ortelius, A. - Peregrinationis Divi Pauli Typus.
Antwerp, 1584, no colors. 348x500mm. Small imperfections, mostly marginal, two almost invisible holes, otherwise fine, strong impression.
A very fascinating map depicting the travels of St. Paulus. Includes two fine scenes in top. It depicts the countries of the Mediterranean, including Cyprus and Italy.
A first edition with Corographicus in title cartouche. ...
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Estimate
($ 480 - 575)

Starting bid
$ 325
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BÜNTING, H., Tafel der Lender / darin der Apostel Paulus geprediget hat., antique map, old maps BÜNTING, H. - Tafel der Lender / darin der Apostel Paulus geprediget hat.
Magdeburg, 1595, Coloured.. 295x385mm. Narrow margins, partly cut into neat line. Paper age toned.
Woodcut showing the Eastern Mediterranean from the "Itinerarium Sacrae Scripturae", showing Italy, Sicily, Greece, Cyprus, Asia Minor, the Holy Land and North Africa, with city profiles and sea monsters, woodcut map including title above and country names.

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Estimate
($ 425 - 500)

Bid received
$ 280
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
JANSSONIUS, J., Insularum Sardiniae et Corsicae Antiqua descriptio/ Insular Aliquot Aegaei Maris Antiqua descrip., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Insularum Sardiniae et Corsicae Antiqua descriptio/ Insular Aliquot Aegaei Maris Antiqua descrip.
Amsterdam, 1653, In original colours.. 445x495mm. Map is lightly age toned, and slight damage due to verdigris, but with good margins and a good impression. Latin text on verso.
A striking map showing Sardinia, Corsica and many of the Aegean Islands, including Chios, Rosi, Lemnos and Lesbos.
From an historical / geographical Atlas by Georgius Hornius,"Accuratissima orbis antiqui delineatio sive Geographia vetus sacra & profana", first published in 1653.
The map wa...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 220)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DONCKER, H., Paskaert van 't Westelycke deel Der Middelandsche Zee . . ., antique map, old maps DONCKER, H. - Paskaert van 't Westelycke deel Der Middelandsche Zee . . .
Amsterdam, 1670, Coloured.. 430x545mm. Paper slightly age toned. Marginal discolouration due to former framing.
Doncker's map of the Western Mediterranean, from Doncker's rare Nieuw Groot Sturmaans Straets-Book, published in Amsterdam. Doncker's sea charts are among the earliest and scarcest sea charts of the region. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 700 - 900)

Bid received
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DE L'ISLE, G., In Notitiam Ecclesiasticam Africae Tabula Geographica..., antique map, old maps DE L'ISLE, G. - In Notitiam Ecclesiasticam Africae Tabula Geographica...
Paris, ca. 1700, Outline colours.. 486x640mm. In good condition, dark impression, wide original margins, but faint offsetting. A few very short repaired marginal tears.
Early variant of this attractive copper-engraved map of the northern coasts of Africa, Spain, Italy and the Mediterranean with the islands of Sardinia, Corsica, Majorca, Minorca etc. Sicily shows a smoking Mount Aetna. With many place names and trading routes in northern Africa.
Decorated with...
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Estimate
($ 200 - 400)

Bid received
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
STOOPENDAHL, D., De Beschryvingh van de Reysen Pauli, en Van de Andere Apostelen., antique map, old maps STOOPENDAHL, D. - De Beschryvingh van de Reysen Pauli, en Van de Andere Apostelen.
Amsterdam, 1738, Uncoloured.. 305x455mm. In very good condition, map has been cleaned and folds flattened out. Dutch text on verso.
A fine antique Bible map that covers the region between the Mediterranean, Black Sea and the Persian Gulf. Good map detail. At bottom decorative vignettes depict numerous Biblical scenes from the life and travels of the Apostles.
A map that would lend itself to colouring....
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Estimate
($ 170 - 220)

Bid received
$ 130
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Majorca / Minorca
KEULEN, J. VAN, Paskaart ... Catalonia van Peniscola ... de Eylanden, Yvica, Majorca, en Minorca..., antique map, old maps KEULEN, J. VAN - Paskaart ... Catalonia van Peniscola ... de Eylanden, Yvica, Majorca, en Minorca...
Amsterdam, ca. 1700, Coloured.. 490x570mm. Dark impression on hand-laid paper. Printed from two plates, joined. With some foxing and toning. Light creasing. Small area of bottom right corner strengthened on verso.
A fantastic chart from Algeria to Catalonia. With the Balearic Islands (Majorca, Minorca, Ibiza). With a small inset chart "De Bay van Argiera in 't Groot". With many place names, depth soundings, and anchorages. Orientated with south on top.

Decorated with the large title cartouche, a s...
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Estimate
($ 850 - 1,025)

Starting bid
$ 550
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Sardinia
BLAEU, W.,  Sardinia Insula., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Sardinia Insula.
Amsterdam, 1634, Uncoloured.. 180x240mm. Near to mint condition. Printed on heavy paper. Very good and dark impression. German text beneath and verso.
FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE OF THIS MAP. Map of the Italian island of Sardinia in a copper engraving on a sheet with letterpress with German text description of the island.

As Willem Blaeu died in 1638 most of his maps are actually published by his son Joan.
From early on Will...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Luxembourg
KAERIUS, P., Lutzenburgensis Ducatus Veriss. descript., antique map, old maps KAERIUS, P. - Lutzenburgensis Ducatus Veriss. descript.
Amsterdam, 1617, Uncoloured.. 372x494mm. Strong print. Wide margins. Heavy paper. Some minor browning and foxing. Slim restoration bottom centerfold/margin. Verso reinforced centerfold.
Rare and most decorative map of Luxembourg. Prepared by Jacques Surhon.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,350 - 1,750)

Starting bid
$ 1,250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Ducato di Luxembourgo . . ., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Ducato di Luxembourgo . . .
Venice, 1698, Uncoloured.. 451x610mm. Very good condition. No text on verso. The usual discolouration along the center fold. Dark impression.
A beautiful and flamboyantly engraved map of Luxembourg.
The map is the product of the late 17th century Venetian cartographer, Vincenzo Coronelli.
A decorative title cartouche appears bottom left in the form of a banner supported by playful winged mermaids and cherubs.
The remarkab...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Luxembourg cities
COCHIN, N., Monmedi en Luxemberg., antique map, old maps COCHIN, N. - Monmedi en Luxemberg.
Paris, 1658, Attractive colours.. 145x505mm. In good condition. Originally folding, but now flattened out.
A very fine copper engraving featuring the Citadel of Montmedy. In 1221, the first castle of Montmédy was built on top of a hill by the Count of Chiny.
Montmédy soon became the capital of this territory – later it belonged to Luxembourg, Burgundy, Austria and Spain.
The original castle w...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Malta
MERIAN, M., Valletta Citta Nova di Malta. , antique map, old maps MERIAN, M. - Valletta Citta Nova di Malta.
Frankfurt a. M., 1636 , colored. 274 x354mm. With different imperfections; among them tears and small parts replaced, mostly in marginal areas, attached on stronger paper. Else good. Note the spectacular colour.
A fine, early map of Valletta, the capital of Malta. A very detailed view of the city with 41 locations of important buildings and locations.
It includes a large inset map of Malta, and the location of the island in the Mediterranean Sea. From Merian's famous Topographia. Nice colours,...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 425)

Bid received
$ 225
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
North Sea
NORIE, J. W., A New Chart of the Coasts of England and Holland, from Dungeness to Flamborough Head and from Calais to the Elbe and Weser..., antique map, old maps NORIE, J. W. - A New Chart of the Coasts of England and Holland, from Dungeness to Flamborough Head and from Calais to the Elbe and Weser...
London, 1824, Uncolored. 785x650mm. Unusual good condition with dark and clear print. Faint toning and offsetting. Left margin trimmed slightly affecting the outer border line. Margin edges and central fold strengthened on verso.
A fantastic and large chart from London to Rotterdam. Very detailed with numerous depth soundings, information on sea floor conditions, currents, sand banks, etc. Names many towns along the coasts. Dated 1819, corrected to 1824.

From the founder of probably the most influential company of...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 725)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3

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