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OLEARIUS, A.,  Tarku., antique map, old maps OLEARIUS, A. - Tarku.
Schleßwig, Zur Glocken, 1647, Uncoloured.. 222x330mm. Printed on thin paper. Good margins. Size of paper 300 x 345mm. Dark impression.
An early town-view of Tarku in the Republic of Dagestan. From the rare first edition "Offt begehrte Beschreibung der newen orientalischen Rejse, so durch Gelegenheit einer Holsteinischen Legation an d. König in Persien geschehen.".

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OLEARIUS, A.,  Colomna - Cassimogorod - Moruma., antique map, old maps OLEARIUS, A. - Colomna - Cassimogorod - Moruma.
Schleßwig, Zur Glocken, 1647, Uncoloured.. 257x328mm. Printed on thin paper. Good margins. Size of paper 300 x 345mm. Some light marginal water staining affecting the engraved area. Dark impression.
Three panoramic views of Colomna - Cassimogorod - Moruma on one sheet. From the rare first edition "Offt begehrte Beschreibung der newen orientalischen Rejse, so durch Gelegenheit einer Holsteinischen Legation an d. König in Persien geschehen.".

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OLEARIUS, A.,  Kom - Kaschan., antique map, old maps OLEARIUS, A. - Kom - Kaschan.
Schleßwig, Zur Glocken, 1647, Uncoloured.. 250x327mm. Printed on thin paper. Good margins. Size of paper 300 x 345mm. Some light marginal water staining affecting the engraved area. Dark impression.
An early town-view of Kom and Kaschan on one sheet. From the rare first edition "Offt begehrte Beschreibung der newen orientalischen Rejse, so durch Gelegenheit einer Holsteinischen Legation an d. König in Persien geschehen.".

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OLEARIUS, A.,  Casan Tartarorum., antique map, old maps OLEARIUS, A. - Casan Tartarorum.
Schleßwig, Zur Glocken, 1647, Uncoloured.. 196x277mm. Printed on thin paper. Good margins. Size of paper 300 x 345mm. Some light marginal water staining affecting the engraved area. Dark impression.
An early town-view of Kazan, Russia. From the rare first edition "Offt begehrte Beschreibung der newen orientalischen Rejse, so durch Gelegenheit einer Holsteinischen Legation an d. König in Persien geschehen.".

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VAN DER AA, P. / OLEARIUS, A., Nisen-Navgorod ville de la moscovie, Capitale du Duche de meme nom., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P. / OLEARIUS, A. - Nisen-Navgorod ville de la moscovie, Capitale du Duche de meme nom.
Leiden, 1719-1727, Uncoloured.. 281x346mm. Very fine condition.
Decorative view of Nizhniy Novgorod (Gorky) on the Oka and Volga river. This well executed engraving was published in 1729 and 1727 by Pieter van der AA, in Leiden in "Voyages tres-curieux et tres-renommez faits en Moscovie, Tartarie et Perse."
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VAN DER AA, P. / OLEARIUS, A.,  Soratof, ville de Tartarie Moscovite. / Tzornogar, Petite Ville des Moscovites, dans le Royaume d'Astracan, sur le bord du Volga., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P. / OLEARIUS, A. - Soratof, ville de Tartarie Moscovite. / Tzornogar, Petite Ville des Moscovites, dans le Royaume d'Astracan, sur le bord du Volga.
Leiden, 1719-1727, Uncoloured.. 291x350mm. Very good condition.
Decorative engraving of two panoramic views in top Saratov with in the foreground the Volga River and in bottom a view of Chernyy Yar on the Volga River. This well executed engraving was published in 1729 and 1727 by Pieter van der AA, in Leiden in "Voyages tres-curieux et tres-renommez faits en Mos... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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VAN DER AA, P. / OLEARIUS, A.,  Cassimogorod ville de la Tartarie Moscovite., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P. / OLEARIUS, A. - Cassimogorod ville de la Tartarie Moscovite.
Leiden, 1719-1727, Uncoloured.. 270x339mm. Good condition. A water stain in upper margin just affecting the engraved area.
Decorative view of the town of Kasimov on the Oka River, east from Moscow and south from Murom near the northern shore of the Caspian Sea. The city is seen from across the river Occa. This well executed engraving was published in 1729 and 1727 by Pieter van der AA, in Leiden in "Voyages tres-curieux... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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VAN DER AA, P. / OLEARIUS, A.,  Zariza, petite ville des Moscovites, dans le royaume d'astracan, sur le bord du Wolga., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P. / OLEARIUS, A. - Zariza, petite ville des Moscovites, dans le royaume d'astracan, sur le bord du Wolga.
Leiden, 1719-1727, Uncoloured.. 288x350mm. Good condition. Paper slightly age-toned.
Decorative view of the town of Volgograd (Zarizyn) on the Volga River. This well executed engraving was published in 1729 and 1727 by Pieter van der AA, in Leiden in "Voyages tres-curieux et tres-renommez faits en Moscovie, Tartarie et Perse."

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BODENEHR, G.,  Moscow des Grossen Zaars Residenz., antique map, old maps BODENEHR, G. - Moscow des Grossen Zaars Residenz.
Augsburg, 1730, Coloured.. 147x223mm. Some marginal light staining, dark impression. In good condition.
Detailed plan of Moscow with extensive description of the town and a numbered key 1-49 identifying important places. A coat of arms in the left corner.
Afterwards the plate was re used by Georg Christoph Kilian who added his signature....
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GEISSLER, Christian Gottfried Heinrich, Plan of Greater or Upper Madshary Vol I PL II (Georgia)., antique map, old maps GEISSLER, Christian Gottfried Heinrich - Plan of Greater or Upper Madshary Vol I PL II (Georgia).
London 1797-1812, Outline colouring.. 185x170mm. Very good condition Strong impression stiff paper good size margins blank verso.
A detailed small plan of Madshary in Georgia, from ‘Travels through the southern Provinces of the Russian Empire, in the years 1793 and 1794’.
This plan comes from the edition published in London by John Stockdale. Paper has a watermark 1797....
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Estonia / Latvia / Lithuania
Georg Braun & Franz Hogenberg, Vilna Lituaniae Metropolis., antique map, old maps Georg Braun & Franz Hogenberg - Vilna Lituaniae Metropolis.
1581, Original colours.. 413x547mm. Very good condition, contemporary coloring! Latin text on verso.
Commentary by Braun: "Vilnius is a large, densely populated episcopal city in the Duchy of Lithuania. The city is enclosed within a wall and gates, which, however, are no longer sufficient; all the houses in it are made of wood and are very low, and altogether very plain with the exception of certai... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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OLEARIUS, A.,  Die stadt Narva . . ., antique map, old maps OLEARIUS, A. - Die stadt Narva . . .
Schleßwig, Zur Glocken, 1647, Uncoloured.. 235x340mm. Printed on thin paper. Left and right margin cut close with some missing area redrawn. Size of paper 300 x 345mm. Some light marginal water staining affecting the engraved area. Dark impression.
Two panoramic views of the city town-view of Narva, on one sheet. Narva is the third largest city in Estonia. It is located at the eastern extreme point of Estonia, at the Russian border, on the Narva River which drains Lake Peipus. From the rare first edition "Offt begeh... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.,  Livonia., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J. - Livonia.
Amsterdam, Jan Cloppenburgh, 1673, Uncoloured.. 183x253mm. Good and dark impression. Lower margin about 3mm and slightly extended.
Finely engraved map of the Baltic states Estonia and Latvia filled with forests, rivers and lakes. French text on verso. Engraved by Petrus Kaerius for Janssonius' pocket atlas.
Embellished with a strap work title cartouche and distance scale.
The fourth and last series of reduced versions...
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PUFENDORF, Samuel, Delineatio Regiae urbis Rigae ...​, antique map, old maps PUFENDORF, Samuel - Delineatio Regiae urbis Rigae ...​
1697, Uncoloured.. 355x640mm. 3 bow folds, composed of two poles, slightly browned, little stained, slightly wrinkled, very good condition! Two sheets joined, as issued.
This beautifully engraved and detailed plan of a battle in and around Riga is filled with battles, armies, and a large number of cavalry soldiers in the foreground. The engraving of the "Histoire du Regne de Charles Gustave Roy de Suede ..." was published in Nuremberg in 1697 in two volumes. It ill... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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HOMANN, J.B.,  Ducatuum Livoniae et Curlandiae cum vicinis Insulis Nova Exhibitio Geographica. . ., antique map, old maps HOMANN, J.B. - Ducatuum Livoniae et Curlandiae cum vicinis Insulis Nova Exhibitio Geographica. . .
Nüremberg, 1720, In original colours.. 490x590mm. Some light marginal water staining. Wrinkling along center fold.
Detailed map of the northern Baltic coast by Homann, pre-dating the privilege.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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SEUTTER, Matthaus, Livonia et Curlandiae Ducatus., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, Matthaus - Livonia et Curlandiae Ducatus.
1750, Original colours.. 535x625mm. Very good condition, middle fold as issued. Original colouring on heavy paper.
Beautiful, old coloured map of the Baltic region by Matthäus Seutter with Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, the east coast of the Baltic Sea and the Gulf of Finland in the north. Very detailed with all major cities and rivers.
Beautiful, skillful finished title cartouche to the upper left, as we...
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SANTINI, P. / REMONDINI, M.,  Carte de la Lithuanie Prussienne qui comprend les Palatinats de Livonie, de Witepsk, de Liscislaw, et une partie de ceux de Polock et de Minsk cédés par la Pologne à la Russie. Dressée sur l’Exemplaire des Héritiers Homann 1775., antique map, old maps SANTINI, P. / REMONDINI, M. - Carte de la Lithuanie Prussienne qui comprend les Palatinats de Livonie, de Witepsk, de Liscislaw, et une partie de ceux de Polock et de Minsk cédés par la Pologne à la Russie. Dressée sur l’Exemplaire des Héritiers Homann 1775.
Venice, 1776, In original o/l colours.. 555x444mm. Very good condition to mint condition. Good margins.
Detailed map of the areas along the river Dnieper and Duna. Santini gives credit to Homann Heirs in the cartouche.
The map was prepared by the Venetian cartographer and publisher François (Père) Santini and first published in Santini's 'Atlas Universel dressée sur les meuilleures cartes moderne...
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ZATTA, A.,  Ducati di Livonia e di Estonia, e Governi di Nowogorod…, antique map, old maps ZATTA, A. - Ducati di Livonia e di Estonia, e Governi di Nowogorod…
Venise, 1782, In original colours.. 435x325mm. A good and dark impression. Good condition. Good margins.
Shows today's Estonia, and the governorates Nowgorod, Bialgorod and Kiew in today's Russia, Belarus and Ukraine.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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LANGE, J.E.,  Neue Karte von den gegenwärtigen Kriegs-Schauplatze zwischen den Russisch-Kayserl., antique map, old maps LANGE, J.E. - Neue Karte von den gegenwärtigen Kriegs-Schauplatze zwischen den Russisch-Kayserl.
Leipzig, 1788, In original o/l colours.. 410x470mm. paper slightly age toned and good and dark impression.
Very rare separately published map showing the Russian War seat including Finland, Lithuania, Denmark and parts of Poland, Norway and Sweden. In lower part inset maps of "Der Finlannische Meerbusen", "Plan von Nyslot", "Wyburg".
Very rare. ...
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GALVENA STABA,  Cesu un apkartnes vadonis ar Cesu pilsetas planu. . ., antique map, old maps GALVENA STABA - Cesu un apkartnes vadonis ar Cesu pilsetas planu. . .
Cesu, 1928, In original o/l colours.. 743x544mm. Folding plan of Cesis. Paper wrapper 175 x 120mm., somewhat used with some very minor paper loss in upper left part of plan, text paper browned.
Uncommon and detailed plan of Cesis and its direct surroundings. Cesis is a town in northeastern Latvia, built... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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France
HONDIUS, H., GALLIAE supra omnes ... exactissima descriptio. auctore Henrico Hondio . . ., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, H. - GALLIAE supra omnes ... exactissima descriptio. auctore Henrico Hondio . . .
Amsterdam, 1631, Coloured.. 495x365mm. Excellent condition. In striking older colours. Heavy paper, strong print, clean image, wide margins.
Very decorative map of France, including present-day Belgium. Jodocus Hondius Jr. planned to produce a new modern atlas less dependent on the Mercator plates that his father had acquired in 1604. It would make sense that he considered putting together 'ad hoc collections' of the maps already cut to ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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HONDIUS, H.,  GALLIAE supra omnes ... Exactissima descriptio. Auctore Henrico Hondio . . ., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, H. - GALLIAE supra omnes ... Exactissima descriptio. Auctore Henrico Hondio . . .
Amsterdam, after 1631, Coloured.. 495x365mm. Cut on neat line and pasted on a larger sheet to fit in a composite atlas.
Map of France, including present-day Belgium. Jodocus Hondius Jr. planned to produce a new modern atlas less dependent on the Mercator plates that his father had acquired in 1604. It would make sense that he considered putting together 'ad hoc collections' of the maps already cut to stimulate furthe... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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MALLET, A.M.,  France en general. [de l'Europe / Figure LXVII] 147, antique map, old maps MALLET, A.M. - France en general. [de l'Europe / Figure LXVII] 147
Paris, 1683, Uncoloured.. 165x100mm. Some very minor marginal age-toning of paper. Very good condition and imprint.
A fine and uncommon early 17th century map of France.
From the French text edition of "Description d'Univers", 1683. by Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well travelled military engineer and geographer who worked in 17th century France under King Louis XIV....
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MALLET, A.M.,  Carte generale de France. [de l'Europe], antique map, old maps MALLET, A.M. - Carte generale de France. [de l'Europe]
Paris, 1683, Uncoloured.. 170x220mm. Some very minor marginal age-toning of paper. Very good condition and imprint.
A fine and uncommon early 17th century map of France printed from two copper plates. Engraved by Liébaux.
From the French text edition of "Description d'Univers", 1683. by Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well travelled military engineer and geographer who worked in 17th century France und...
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CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte genealogique pour conduire à faire connoître sur quoi sont fondés les pre tendants à la succession de la principauté de Neufchatel., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte genealogique pour conduire à faire connoître sur quoi sont fondés les pre tendants à la succession de la principauté de Neufchatel.
Amsterdam, 1728, Uncoloured.. 380x470mm. A good and dark impression. Paper slightly age toned.
Genealogical tree with two maps "Principauté de Neuchatel" and "Baronie de Arley de la Maison de Chalons", with descriptive French text, from Chatelain's monumental 7 volume "Atlas Historique".

Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743) was a Huguenot pastor of Parisian origins. He lived conse...
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SEUTTER, M., Le Royaume de France . . ., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Le Royaume de France . . .
Augsburg, c. 1730, In original body colours.. 495x570mm. A good and dark impression. Printed on heavy paper.
A finely engraved and decorative mid-18th century map published in Augsburg, Germany.
This map shows France.

Matthaus Seutter the elder first published his "Atlas Geographicus" in 1720 and added to the contents in subsequent editions under the title "Atlas Novus". He was succeeded i...
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SEUTTER, M., Les routes exactes des Postes du Royaume de France., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Les routes exactes des Postes du Royaume de France.
Augsburg, 1740, In original body colours.. 495x570mm. Good strong, dark impression, with decent margins.
Post route map of France. Seutter the elder (1678-1757) was apprenticed to Johann Baptist Homann in the last years of the seventeenth century in Nuremberg, however, after his apprenticeship, Seutter left to settle in Augsburg in order to establish his own publishin... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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HOMANN HEIRS / Isle, G. de l'. , Regni Galliae seu Franciae et Navarrae Tabula Geographica., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS / Isle, G. de l'. - Regni Galliae seu Franciae et Navarrae Tabula Geographica.
Nürnberg, 1741, In original colouring.. 470x555mm. In good condition.
Guillaume de l' Isle's map of France, published by the heirs of J.B. Homann... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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DURY, A. / SAYER, R. / KITCHIN, T.,  France., antique map, old maps DURY, A. / SAYER, R. / KITCHIN, T. - France.
London, 1761-1763, In original o/l colours.. 103x120mm. Paper very slightly age toned and some very light offsetting due to oxidation of ink.
Uncommon miniature map of France, engraved by J.Spilbury for "A New General and Universal Atlas Containing Forty five Maps by Andrew Dury".
This miniature atlas published during the Seven Years' War.
The maps are typical for the period and well executed with great clarity. The plates are e...
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DESNOS/ BRION DE LA TOUR., La France, Divisee en ses quarante Gouvernemens Generaux et Militaires. . ./ Carte Itineraire et Generale des 18 Feuilles. . ., antique map, old maps DESNOS/ BRION DE LA TOUR. - La France, Divisee en ses quarante Gouvernemens Generaux et Militaires. . ./ Carte Itineraire et Generale des 18 Feuilles. . .
Paris, 1786, In original colours.. 365x517mm. In good condition. With good margins, slightly weak map impressions.
An attractive set of three general maps of France with (pasted) side text. Prepared by Louis Brion de la Tour and published by Louis Charles Desnos, active in Paris at rue St. Jacques.
Map 1 covers the entirety of France from the English Channel to Spain. The map renders the entire region in ex...
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France cities
SCHEDEL, H., Nicea urbs., antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Nicea urbs.
Nuremberg, 1493, Uncoloured.. 460x320mm. A nice dark impression, a few small stains. Full original margins with some soiling.
Very early imaginary view of Nice in France, the earliest available view of the city. On a full page with Latin text on both side.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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FORLANI, P. / BALLINO, G., CHALES [Calais], antique map, old maps FORLANI, P. / BALLINO, G. - CHALES [Calais]
Venice, Zaltieri, (1567) 1567, Uncoloured.. 192x275mm. Excellent condition. Heavy paper, strong print, clean image, wide margins. Verso centerfold reinforced with Japan paper. Italian text on verso.
Rare Lafreri School town-plan of Calais, engraved by Paolo Forlani, of the Lafreri school of mapmakers, first published in "Il Primo Libro Delle Citta, Et Fortezze Principali Del Mondo", this is the second issue in Giulio Ballino's "De' Disegni Delle Piu Illustri Citta …"... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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HOGENBERG, F.,  Hie siechstu wie gelegen seint  . . Plate 261., antique map, old maps HOGENBERG, F. - Hie siechstu wie gelegen seint . . Plate 261.
Cologne, ca. 1590, Uncoloured.. 208x275mm. Paper slightly age toned, dark impression. Very good condition.
Early print showing a army position near the town of Dreux in France on 14 March 1590 during the French Wars of Religion.
Plate from the series about the " Eighty Years War" or the independence war of Holland against Spain, we know of approximately four hundred engravings by Frans Hogenberg. Th...
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HOGENBERG, F.,  Des Konigs undder Fursten regiment . . . Plate 32., antique map, old maps HOGENBERG, F. - Des Konigs undder Fursten regiment . . . Plate 32.
Cologne, ca. 1590, Uncoloured.. 205x274mm. Paper slightly age toned, dark impression. Very good condition.
Plate from the series about the " Eighty Years War" or the independence war of Holland against Spain, we know of approximately four hundred engravings by Frans Hogenberg. The plates were sold separately and bound to order.

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HOGENBERG, F.,  PARIS, antique map, old maps HOGENBERG, F. - PARIS
Cologne, ca. 1590, Uncoloured.. 210x257mm. Paper slightly age toned, dark impression. Very good condition.
Early print showing the capture of Barnabé Brisson in Paris, who was hanged on 15 November by the Spanish.
Plate from the series about the " Eighty-Years War" or the independence war of Holland against Spain, we know of approximately four hundred engravings by Frans Hogenberg. The plates wer...
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ZALTIRI. / BALLINO, G., METZ., antique map, old maps ZALTIRI. / BALLINO, G. - METZ.
Venice, 1596, Uncoloured.. 215x290mm. Fine, clean image, wide margins, some general browning. Tiny wormhole near centerfold. Italian text on verso. Paper size 265x405mm.
Rare Lafreri School of the siege of Metz by imperial troops of Charles V in 1552-1553, engraved by Paolo Forlani, of the Lafreri school of mapmakers, first published in "Il Primo Libro Delle Citta, Et Fortezze Principali Del Mondo", this is the second issue in Giulio Ballino's "De' Disegni Delle Piu... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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HOGENBERG, F.,  Der Guvernator genant Mottegondrin. Hat die Stat Valencen genomen ein. . . (Valence), antique map, old maps HOGENBERG, F. - Der Guvernator genant Mottegondrin. Hat die Stat Valencen genomen ein. . . (Valence)
Cologne, ca. 1608, Uncoloured.. 203x277mm. Paper slightly age toned, dark impression. Very good condition.
Early print showing a scene in Valence on 25 April 1608.
Plate from the series about the " Eighty Years War" or the independence war of Holland against Spain, we know of approximately four hundred engravings by Frans Hogenberg. The plates were sold separately and bound to order.

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HOGENBERG, F.,  Erzeignung Wie Henrich der 4. Konig von Franckreich und Navarr, der Teutschen fursten lager empfangen hatt.  Plate 278., antique map, old maps HOGENBERG, F. - Erzeignung Wie Henrich der 4. Konig von Franckreich und Navarr, der Teutschen fursten lager empfangen hatt. Plate 278.
Cologne, ca. 1610, Uncoloured.. 170x255mm. Paper slightly age toned, dark impression. Very good condition.
Plate from the series about the " Eighty Years War" or the independence war of Holland against Spain, we know of approximately four hundred engravings by Frans Hogenberg. The plates were sold separately and bound to order.

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HOGENBERG, F.,  In disser zusammen treffung wirdt es pferdt Des Princen von Conde geschossen zu Erde.  . . Plate 64., antique map, old maps HOGENBERG, F. - In disser zusammen treffung wirdt es pferdt Des Princen von Conde geschossen zu Erde. . . Plate 64.
Cologne, ca. 1619, Uncoloured.. 203x275mm. Paper slightly age toned, dark impression. Very good condition.
Early print showing the killing of the horse of Henri de Bourbon Prince of Condé on 13 March 1619.
Plate from the series about the " Eighty Years War" or the independence war of Holland against Spain, we know of approximately four hundred engravings by Frans Hogenberg. The plates were sold sepa...
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GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [John Smith caught by the French.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [John Smith caught by the French.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 137x170mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Some light offsetting etc.
Size of sheet : 345 x 219 mm. German text.
In 1615, during one of John Smith’s voyages across the Atlantic, he was caught by some French pirates. While at sea in captivity he was forced to suffer great hardships but, one night during a storm in the Bay of Biscay when the crew were forced below deck, he managed to escape in a rowing boat. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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MERIAN, M., Reims en Champagne., antique map, old maps MERIAN, M. - Reims en Champagne.
Frankfurt, 1638, Coloured.. 220x340mm. Paper slightly age toned. In good condition.

Striking birdseye view of Reims in Champagne, from Merian's “Neuwe Archontologica Cosmica”, published in 1638. It shows the detailed town plan of Reims and Champagne, The Vesle River, The Iausa River, fortified walls, churches, bridges, etc.Also includes the town coat of arms.


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MERIAN, M., Conquerneau., antique map, old maps MERIAN, M. - Conquerneau.
Frankfurt, 1638, Coloured.. 185x340mm. In good condition with the centerfold as issued, now flattened.

Striking birdseye view of Conquerneau, from Merian's “Neuwe Archontologica Cosmica”., published in 1638. It shows the detailed town plan of Conquerneau, France. Features fortified walls, churches, bridges and eight ships at sea. Engraved and signed in print by Peeters.


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MERIAN, M., Noyon., antique map, old maps MERIAN, M. - Noyon.
Frankfurt, 1646, Coloured. 195x295mm. Good impression in good condition with the centerfold now flattened out. Also, the lower margin was tightly cropped, and has now been re-margined.
Fine copper engraving, a bird’s eye view, edited by Merian Matthäus, in 1646, in his "Neue Archontologia Cosmica".

Matthäus Merian der Ältere (1593–1650) was a Swiss-born engraver who worked in Frankfurt for most of his career, where he also ran a publishing house. He was a member ...
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MERIAN, M., Meulan., antique map, old maps MERIAN, M. - Meulan.
Frankfurt, 1646, Coloured.. 150x345mm. Good impression in good condition with the centerfold now flattened out; the view was tightly cropped, and has been re-margined on four sides.
Fine copper engraving, a bird’s eye view edited by Merian Matthäus, in 1646, in his "Neue Archontologia Cosmica".

Matthäus Merian der Ältere (1593–1650) was a Swiss-born engraver who worked in Frankfurt for most of his career, where he also ran a publishing house. He was a member ...
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AZELT, J.,  The siege of Lagny., antique map, old maps AZELT, J. - The siege of Lagny.
Nuremberg, ca 1675, Uncoloured.. 392x494mm. Paper slightly age toned and spotted. Several folds as issued. Short left hand margin, extended with binders strip. Dark impression.
Very rare etching of the siege of Lagny-sur-Marne by the Duc of Parma. Etched by Johann Azelt (1654-1692). A similar print but with the number in the upper right corner is found in a collection of plates from Michel Hennin. "Estampes relatives à l'Histoire de France. Tome 10, Pièces 924-1024, péri... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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MEISNER, D.,   S. Victor in Franckr. [The Abbey of St. Victor near Paris.]., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - S. Victor in Franckr. [The Abbey of St. Victor near Paris.].
Frankfurt 1623-1678, Uncoloured.. 95x145mm. A good and dark impression. Very good.
A very nice view of the Abbey of St. Victor near Paris. On the foreground, a night watchman is depicted. With a verse in two languages underneath the picture.
The poet Daniel Meisner from Komotau started his Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und beste...
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ANONYMOUS, Fortezza d' San Giob Presa dell'Armi Imperiali li 12 Febraro 1686., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Fortezza d' San Giob Presa dell'Armi Imperiali li 12 Febraro 1686.
Paris, ca. 1690, Coloured.. 145x240mm. In good condition, folded as issued. Some printers marks in the margin and some writing on the back. Banner title cartouche.
Striking, decorative, copper engraved plate showing the siege of St. Giob Fortress in Budepest, Hungary in 1686. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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De Fer, Nicolas  , Duynkerck en Flamand, ville Forte des Pais Bas, antique map, old maps De Fer, Nicolas - Duynkerck en Flamand, ville Forte des Pais Bas
Paris, 1696, Early hand colour. 115x170mm. In good condition. The map measures 115 x 170 mm plus wide margins, the sheet measures 185 x 255 mm.
Two old fixing marks in the bottom corners.
An interesting small town plan of Dunkirk with fortifications.
The map is a copperplate engraved with hand colouring.
Engraved by Harmanus van Loon. From the 'Atlas Les forces de l'Europe, ou, Description des principales villes; avec leurs fortifications'.
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DE FER, N.,  Veue de la grande fasade du Louvre, du côté d'orient  [together with] Veue du château du Louvre par la cour., antique map, old maps DE FER, N. - Veue de la grande fasade du Louvre, du côté d'orient [together with] Veue du château du Louvre par la cour.
Paris, 1705, Uncoloured.. 240x323mm. Mint condition. Dark impression. Together with an engraved text page.
Two engraved views of Le Louvre with an engraved text page, from Nicolas de Fer's "L'Atlas curieux ou le Monde réprésente dans des cartes. ". In lower part figures symbolizing mapmaking and architecture.

The "Atlas Curieux" is a geographic encyclopedia of images and a celebration of the ...
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DE FER, N.,  Veue septentrionale de l'Observatoire, de Paris   [together with] Fasade merdionale de l'Observatoire, de Paris., antique map, old maps DE FER, N. - Veue septentrionale de l'Observatoire, de Paris [together with] Fasade merdionale de l'Observatoire, de Paris.
Paris, 1705, Uncoloured.. 240x338mm. Mint condition. Dark impression. Together with an engraved text page.
Engraved view of the Observatoire de Paris, with a plan of the differents floors of the building, together with an engraved text page, from Nicolas de Fer's "L'Atlas curieux ou le Monde réprésente dans des cartes. ". In lower part figures symbolizing mapmaking and architecture.

The "Atla...
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