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Holland - Zuid
TIRION, I.,  Nieuwe kaart van het oostelykste deel van Holland. . ., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - Nieuwe kaart van het oostelykste deel van Holland. . .
Amsterdam, 1749, Original colours.. 323x368mm. In fine condition.
Detailed map covering the area of Gouda, Iisselstein, s'Hertogenbosch, Zevenbergen, Dordrecht.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Holland - Zuid cities
MÜNSTER, S.,  Leyden/ Alva, antique map, old maps MÜNSTER, S. - Leyden/ Alva
Basle, 1544, Uncoloured.. 125x155mm. Wood block print with letter press. Paper browned as usual. On verso a portrait of Alva.
Very early panoramic view of Leiden. Size of the sheet is 360x232mm. From a German text edition of his Geographia , that great compendium of Renaissance knowledge.
The Cosmographia by Sebastian Münster from 1544 is the earliest German description of the world. It had numerous editions in...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BRAUN,G./ HOGENBERG,F.,  Roterodamum.. (Rotterdam), antique map, old maps BRAUN,G./ HOGENBERG,F. - Roterodamum.. (Rotterdam)
Cologne 1580, In stunning original colours.. 284x397mm. In mint condition.
"One of the oldest plans of the city. On top coat of arms.
From 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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$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,720  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HOGENBERG,F.,  Als Rotterdam nitt was besatzt.., antique map, old maps HOGENBERG,F. - Als Rotterdam nitt was besatzt..
Cologne 1590, Coloured.. 208x284mm. Very good condition.
Early print showing Count Bossu demanding entrance to the city of Rotterdam, on April 9th, 1572.
The plates by Hogenberg are dealing with the independence war of Holland against Spain.
Recently a very interesting reference work on the Hogenberg plates dealing with the Dutch Independence was pu...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VAN DOETECUM, J.,  Leiden., antique map, old maps VAN DOETECUM, J. - Leiden.
Amsterdam, 1630, Uncoloured.. 245x336mm. A good and dark impression.
Very rare and separately published print of Leiden. In lower right corner signed "Ioannes à Doetinckum fecit."... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SMITH, P.,  Generaliteits Kruyt-Magasyn., antique map, old maps SMITH, P. - Generaliteits Kruyt-Magasyn.
Amsterdam, 1703, Uncoloured.. 177x265mm. Dark impression. Right-hand margin, paper on a few places underlaid due to paper thinness.
The print depicts the gun powder storage in Rotterdam. A most decorative item.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  Vue de la Ville de Delft., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Vue de la Ville de Delft.
Amsterdam c.1720, Coloured.. 150x190mm. In good condition. Lower margin cut short., some browning in lower left margin.
A very fine and decorative view of the city of Delft. Includes a title in Dutch and French underneath.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 40
Approx. Euro 34  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MONDHARD,  Perspective du Voorhout, promenade publique de La Haye., antique map, old maps MONDHARD - Perspective du Voorhout, promenade publique de La Haye.
Paris, ca. 1750, Original colours.. 235x367mm. So-called optical print. Contemporarily cut on the neat line and margins extended, with a title in manuscript. The mirror-image engraved title still present in top. In good condition.
Showing the Voorhout in The Hague. Likely published by Mondhard, who was a well-known publisher of optical prints, established in rue St.Martin in Paris.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular specialty establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced opt...
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$ 220
Approx. Euro 189  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
CHEREAU, J.,  Vue perspective edu fauxbourg et du port de Scheveningue a une lieue de la Haye, en Hollande., antique map, old maps CHEREAU, J. - Vue perspective edu fauxbourg et du port de Scheveningue a une lieue de la Haye, en Hollande.
Paris, ca. 1750, Original colours.. 230x405mm. So-called optical print. Brown spot in upper left hand margin. In good condition.
Optical print showing the village and harbor of Scheveningen with the church at the right, in the background the North Sea. In the background the summer residence Nieuw Soetenburgh build for Cornelis van Soetens in 1662. The etching was made by Pierre-Gabriel Berthault (1737-1831) a etcher active i... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ANONYMOUS,  De Maria kerk te Leiden., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - De Maria kerk te Leiden.
Paris, 1760, Original colours.. 245x374mm. So-called optical print. Pasted on cardboard. Title in manuscript.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devices and special engravings to be viewed through them. In the 18th century the "optical print" or "vue optique" came into existence, whose exag... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
ANONYMOUS,  Dutch landscape., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Dutch landscape.
Probably The Netherlands, ca. 1800, In original colours.. 196x270mm. Water colour in pen and ink and gray wash colour. In fine condition.
Finely executed water colour in pen and ink and gray wash colour. Showing a Dutch landscape with farm house and windmills on the horizon.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 60
Approx. Euro 52  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MIELING, C.W.,  The Hague, antique map, old maps MIELING, C.W. - The Hague
The Hague, 1848, Uncoloured.. 155x201mm. Lithography on tinted grounds.
Attractive lithography showing a street scene in The Hague. Lithographed by Jan Weissenbruch, published by K.Fuhri, included in Kunst Kroniek.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 40
Approx. Euro 34  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WEISSENBRUCH, J.,  Dordrecht., antique map, old maps WEISSENBRUCH, J. - Dordrecht.
The Hague 1850, Uncoloured.. 140x203mm. Lithography on tinted grounds.
Attractive lithography showing a Dutch street scene, printed by C.W.Mieling and lithographed by Jan Weissenbruch. Published in Kunst Kroniek .... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HOOG P,C.,  Protestantsche kostschool voor Indische kinderen., antique map, old maps HOOG P,C. - Protestantsche kostschool voor Indische kinderen.
Rotterdam 1860, Uncoloured.. 167x243mm. Lithography in duo tone. In good condition.
Decorative lithography of Protestant school for Indonesian children.
Lithographed by Bos and printed by P.W.M.Trap....
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BUFFA, F.,  Rotterdamse Diergaarde. . ., antique map, old maps BUFFA, F. - Rotterdamse Diergaarde. . .
Amsterdam, 1860, In original colours.. 200x270mm. Lithography. Very good condition.
Decorative view of Zoo of Rotterdam. To the right the house of the manager of the zoo. Decorated with personages in typical dress watching lions.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 65  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BUFFA, F.,  ROTTERDAM De beurs - La Bourse., antique map, old maps BUFFA, F. - ROTTERDAM De beurs - La Bourse.
Amsterdam, 1860, Uncoloured.. 160x182mm. Lithography. Paper slightly age-toned. Wide margins.
Decorative view of the exchange of Rotterdam. Printed by the master printer François Buffa of Amsterdam.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 65  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BUFFA, F.,  ROTTERDAM Gezigt op de Societeit in het nieuwe. . ., antique map, old maps BUFFA, F. - ROTTERDAM Gezigt op de Societeit in het nieuwe. . .
Amsterdam, 1860, Coloured.. 180x253mm. Lithography. Repair of tear in lower margin and text.
Decorative view of the society of Rotterdam. Decorated with personages in typical dress watching a concert.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 65  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CRAMER, A.C.,  Den Briel., antique map, old maps CRAMER, A.C. - Den Briel.
The Hague, 1869, Uncoloured.. 200x170mm. Lithography.
Attractive lithography showing a typical Dutch street scene of Den Briel in the middle of the 19th century, lithographed by A.C.Cramer after a painting by Cornelis Springer. Published in Kunst Kroniek .... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 65  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
PLATEEL BAKKERIJ ZUID-HOLLAND,  Shell : 9 Februari 1911-1951, antique map, old maps PLATEEL BAKKERIJ ZUID-HOLLAND - Shell : 9 Februari 1911-1951
Gouda, ca. 1951, Uncoloured.. 410x410mm. Slight age toning of the paper. Half of the floral frame remains unfinished. Repair of tear in the lower margin, just attaining the outer frame.
Decorative design-drawing in lead pencil offered to mr. J.E. Talens for his 40 years jubilee at the Shell foundation : Aangeboden aan J. E. Talens ter gelegenheid van zijn Veertig jarig Jubileum bij de Koninklijke Shell Groep.
At the center the main office in The Hague, surrounded by 11 v...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Utrecht
MÜNSTER, S,  Von der Bischofflichen Statt Utrecht.., antique map, old maps MÜNSTER, S - Von der Bischofflichen Statt Utrecht..
Basle, 1550-1590, Uncoloured.. 325x205mm. Wood-block print. Paper browned.
An early representation of a the city of Utrecht (125x155 cm). From a German text edition of his Geographia , that great compendium of Renaissance knowledge.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
JANSSONIUS,  Episcop. Ultraiectinus., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS - Episcop. Ultraiectinus.
Amsterdam, after 1629, In original o/l colours.. 374x487mm. Generally in good condition. No text on verso.
A very detailed map based on Utrecht. Scale cartouche held by a surveyor. Based on the map by B.F.van Berckenrode (1620-21) and engraved by the master engraver Evert Sijmonszoon Hamersveldt.

No text on verso. From a French composite atlas.
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Episcop. Ultraiectinus., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Episcop. Ultraiectinus.
Amsterdam, 1630-1632, Uncoloured.. 374x487mm. Some tumbling in the margins, very good impression. Generally in very good condition.
No text on verso.
A very detailed map based on Utrecht. Scale cartouche held by a surveyor. Based on the map by B.F.van Berckenrode (1620-21) and engraved by the master engraver Evert Sijmonszoon Hamersveldt.
Rare, from the Henricus Hondius Appendix atlas of 1630 or 1632....
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W.,  Ultraiectum Dominium., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Ultraiectum Dominium.
Amsterdam, 1645, In attractive strong original colours.. 380x500mm. In mint condition. Dark impression, printed on heavy paper. Latin text on verso.
Highly detailed map of Utrecht and its surroundings of The Netherlands.

More about maps by Willem Blaeu. [+]...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Ultraiectum Dominium., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Ultraiectum Dominium.
Amsterdam, 1661, Original colours.. 623x500mm. Good and dark impression. German text on verso.
Based on the map by B.F.van Berckenrode (1620-21).... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VAN DER AA, P.,  L'Utrecht. . ., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P. - L'Utrecht. . .
Amsterdam, 1713, In original colours.. 226x296mm. In stunning full original colours. Very fine throughout.
Although not renowned for the originality of his work, Pieter van der Aa is highly thought of for the design and quality of his output. Showing Dutch province of Utrecht. It's a good and dark impression with a very decorative title cartouche in stunning original colouring.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Utrecht cities
DE CLERCK, N.,  Adrians VI. Pontifex Maximus Ultraiectinus Vixit Annos 64 1/2., antique map, old maps DE CLERCK, N. - Adrians VI. Pontifex Maximus Ultraiectinus Vixit Annos 64 1/2.
Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621, Uncoloured.. 180x120mm. Copperplate engraving on text leaf with Dutch letterpress. Size of paper : 315 x 205mm.
The engraving depicts a half length oval portrait of Pope Adrian VI, born Adriaan Florensz (Boeyens) (1459 ? 1523), was born in the Prince-Bishopric of Utrecht in the Netherlands and was the last non-Italian pope until Pope John Paul II from Poland became pope in 1978. Pope Adrian VI and his eventua... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CREPY,  Utrecht., antique map, old maps CREPY - Utrecht.
Paris, 1690-1720, Uncoloured.. 142x223mm. Very good condition. Dark impression.
A very RARE panoramic view of the city of Utrecht, including a numbered legend in the lower part.
Engraved by Jean Crepy (the father) who was active as an engraver and publisher at the end of the 17th and beginning of the 18th century. He was active at rue St.Jacques a StPierre in Paris. He m...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHEREAU, J.,  Vue du village de Maarsen en Hollande., antique map, old maps CHEREAU, J. - Vue du village de Maarsen en Hollande.
Paris, ca. 1750, Original colours.. 250x400mm. So-called optical print. Contemporarily cut on the neat line and margins extended, with a title in manuscript. The mirror-image engraved title still present in top. In good condition.
Showing the river Vecht at the town of Maarsen. Published published by Jacques Chereau, who was a well-known publisher of optical prints, established in rue St. Jacques in Paris.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular specialty establishments in Paris, Augsburg and ...
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$ 225
Approx. Euro 194  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
CHEREAU, J.,  Vue du village de Maarsen en Hollande., antique map, old maps CHEREAU, J. - Vue du village de Maarsen en Hollande.
Paris, ca. 1750, Original colours.. 230x360mm. So-called optical print. In good condition. Spot in upper margin.
Showing the river Vecht at the town of Maarsen. Published by Jacques Chereau, who was a well-known publisher of optical prints, established in rue St. Jacques in Paris.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular specialty establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London whi...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Zeeland
ORTELIUS, A.,  Zelandicarum Insularum Exactissima et Nova Descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Zelandicarum Insularum Exactissima et Nova Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 335x465mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and a strong and dark impression. In fine condition.
The representation of the various islands is exceptionally good for the period. There is no trace of a road-system yet. The map is prepared by Jacob van Deventer in 1545.

Dare to go in Black. All early maps are printed in black and white and many were kept that way for a long time. A blac...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.,  Zelandia Comitatus., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - Zelandia Comitatus.
Amsterdam, 1630, In original colours.. 344x488mm. A good and strong impression. Paper slightly age-toned, as usual. Alltogether in good condition.
Based on the map by Van Deventer. For the first time a road connection between Flushing, Middelburg and Arnemuiden is shown. Mercator pays much attention to the area of salt lands and mud flats between Walcheren and Zuid-Beveland.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOOS,P.,  De Cust van Zeelandt begrypende in sich de gaten als vande Wielingin, ter Veere. Ziericzee.., antique map, old maps GOOS,P. - De Cust van Zeelandt begrypende in sich de gaten als vande Wielingin, ter Veere. Ziericzee..
Amsterdam 1673, In attractive strong original colours.. 425x518mm. On double-ply paper as issued. Paper very mildly age-toned, as usual. Repair of split in lower part center fold, 5mm into engraved area. In upper and lower margin along center fold an old paper stip is pasted, just for pretective reason. A good and dark impression.
An eye-catching chart of Zeeland.
Pieter Goos (ca. 1616-1675) was one of the most important cartographer, engraver, publisher and print seller of Amsterdam. His widow continued business at her husband's death. She re-issued the 'Nieuwe Groote Zee-Spiegel in ...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Contado di Zelanda.., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Contado di Zelanda..
Venice 1692, Uncoloured.. 458x603mm. Good and dark impression. Paper slightly water stained, can easily be removed. Short margins as issued.
A most attractive and decorative map by Vincenzo Coronelli. An elaborate title cartouche garlanded with intertwined flowers and dedicated to Vincenzo Caualli.
The remarkable Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718), encyclopaedist, geographer, inventor and Doctor of Theology, was citizen of the Republic o...
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$ 350
Approx. Euro 301  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Contado di Zelanda. . ., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Contado di Zelanda. . .
Venice, 1692, Uncoloured.. 458x603mm. A few tiny worm holes in center fold filled in. Very strong impression. In very good condition. With the usual slight discolouration along the center fold.
A most attractive and decorative map of Zeeland by Vincenzo Coronelli. An elaborate title cartouche garlanded with intertwined flowers and dedicated to Vincenzo Caualli.
The remarkable Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718), encyclopaedist, geographer, inventor and Doctor of Theology, was citizen of t...
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$ 275
Approx. Euro 237  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
TIRION, I.,  Kaart van Zeeland., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - Kaart van Zeeland.
Amsterdam, 1747, In original colours.. 330x389mm. In very good condition. Wide margins.
Fine map of the province of Zeeland, with the fortified cities are highlighted in red.
Isaac Tirion was born in Utrecht ca. 1705. He came to Amsterdam ca. 1725. Tirion published a number of important books, many of which are still in demand for their interesting contents and excellent illustra...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LOTTER, T. C.,  Zeelandiae Comitatus. . ., antique map, old maps LOTTER, T. C. - Zeelandiae Comitatus. . .
Augsburg, c.1760, In original colours.. 475x578mm. In mint condition. A plano edition.
Scarce map of Zeeland, this is the state published by Tobias Conrad Lotter, previously published by Matthäus Seutter.
Impressive cartouche with coat of arms of Zeeland top left, reflecting the prosperity of the province obtained through shipping and trade.
The map still shows the errors o...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Zeeland cities
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Slusa, Teutonicae Flandriae opp. . . (Sluis), antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Slusa, Teutonicae Flandriae opp. . . (Sluis)
Cologne, 1580, In very attractive original colours. 294x409mm. In very good condition.
Bird'eye view of the town of Sluis.
From 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 published in six p...
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$ 175
Approx. Euro 151  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CREPY,  Flessingue Ville de l'Ile de Walcheren. [Vlissingen], antique map, old maps CREPY - Flessingue Ville de l'Ile de Walcheren. [Vlissingen]
Paris, 1690-1720, Uncoloured.. 165x312mm. Upper margin cut close, just shaving the upper right printed area. Lower right margin a brown spot. Good impression. Spot in lower right margin.
A very RARE panoramic view of the city of Vlissingen.
The plate is numbered in red pencil in upper right corner.
Engraved by Jean Crepy (the father) who was active as an engraver and publisher at the end of the 17th and beginning of the 18th century. He was active at rue St.Jacques a StP...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHEREAU, J. / AVELINE, P.A.,  Middelbourg Ville la plus considerable de l'Isle de Walcheren et du Comté de Zelande l'une des huit provinces Unis des pais-bas . ., antique map, old maps CHEREAU, J. / AVELINE, P.A. - Middelbourg Ville la plus considerable de l'Isle de Walcheren et du Comté de Zelande l'une des huit provinces Unis des pais-bas . .
Paris, ca.1750, Uncoloured.. 335x503mm. A larger paper copy (495x645mm.) in very good to mint condition.
A very decorative and extremely rare town-view of Middelburg, including a numbered (1-19) key in lower part. Published by Jacques Chéreau, (1688 - 1776). Engraved by Aveline and first published in 1692 by Crepy, here the rare Jacques Chéreau re-issue, with a re-worked pla... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,250
Approx. Euro 1,935  

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Condition Rating: 2
Groningen
MUNSTER, S.,  Groeninga MDLXXIII.  [Groningen], antique map, old maps MUNSTER, S. - Groeninga MDLXXIII. [Groningen]
Basle, ca. 1564, Uncoloured.. 125x155mm. In very good condition. Wood block print with letter press.
RECTO: A panoramic view of the city of Groningen dated 1573.
VERSO: a woodcut of a cow, a bull and their calf.
Taken from Sebastian Munster's encyclopedic work, the "Cosmographia Universalis". The Cosmographia by Sebastian Münster had numerous editions in different languages including La...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
British Isles
SCHEDEL, H.,  Anglie Provincia (Tercia estas mundi Foliu XLVI ) / Salomon's genealogy tree (XLVI) / Genealogy tree & Abner & Joab (XLVII) / Judgment of Solomon (XLVII)., antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Anglie Provincia (Tercia estas mundi Foliu XLVI ) / Salomon's genealogy tree (XLVI) / Genealogy tree & Abner & Joab (XLVII) / Judgment of Solomon (XLVII).
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Coloured.. 456x645mm. In excellent good condition, wide margins and attractive colours. Two folio sheets.
Woodcuts depicting an imaginary England countryside, showing a fortified city above a fast-flowing river. According to Rodney Shirley "[the two woodcuts] are masterful examples of the medieval woodcutter's skill.".
And a large illustration of the Judgment of Solomon (140x225mm.).
VERSO : S...
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$ 800
Approx. Euro 688  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ORTELIUS, A.,  Angliae, scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar insularum., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Angliae, scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar insularum.
Antwerp, after 1584, Uncoloured.. 343x495mm. Rare, without text on verso. Discolouration in margin and some paper thinness.
A state 3 of this classic, handsome and decorative map of ancient British Isles with north orientated to the east. NO TEXT ON VERSO.
Based on Mercator's 1564 map of the British isles and improved by Saxton's 1579 map and the writings of the ancient classical writers. Embellishments incl...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ORTELIUS, A.,  Angliae Regni florentissimi nova descriptio.., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Angliae Regni florentissimi nova descriptio..
Antwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 367x468mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and a strong and dark impression. In fine condition.
Fine general map of England derived from Mercator's 1564 map of the British Isles in 8 sheets.

Dare to go in Black. All early maps are printed in black and white and many were kept that way for a long time. A black and white map in an early and strong impression is a rarity now-a-days bei...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ORTELIUS, A.,  Angliae, scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar:insularum., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Angliae, scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar:insularum.
Anwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 344x497mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and a strong and dark impression. In fine condition.
Fine general map of the British Isles and Ireland on horizontal projection with north to right of page. Derived from Mercator's 1564 map of the British Isles.

Dare to go in Black. All early maps are printed in black and white and many were kept that way for a long time. A black and white ...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.,  Anglia., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - Anglia.
Amsterdam, 1608, Coloured.. 138x185mm. Some browning of the paper.
Map of England, from the first French-text edition of Jodocus Hondius'' Atlas Minor.
Shortly after the publication of the big folio-atlases the need was apparently felt for a smaller-sized atlas, one that would be handier and above all, cheaper.
The Atlas Minor was larger in format than other ...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 4
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Angliae, Scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar : Insularum descriptio., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Angliae, Scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar : Insularum descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1621, Uncoloured.. 340x490mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Repair of tear lower part center fold, hardly notable and no paper missing. Good and dark impression.
A rare and ornate map with inset portraits of James First, Henry Prince of Wales Princess Anne of Denmark.
Janssonius acquired the copperplate of van den Keere's 1604 British Isles map following Ortelius' outline and reissued it in 1621 with his own imprint in place of Keere's.
The same plate ...
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$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,440  

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Condition Rating: 2
MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.,  Anglia regnum., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - Anglia regnum.
Amsterdam, 1630, In original colours.. 350x464mm. A good and strong impression. Repair of split lower part center fold. Paper slightly browned, as usual. Alltogether in very good condition.
Counties are shown in outline and named. The coast of Ireland is shown across the Irish Sea.
Mercator was born in Rupelmonde in Flanders and studied in Louvain under Gemma Frisius, Dutch writer, astronomer and mathematician. The excellence of his work brought him the patronage of Charles V, but...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

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Condition Rating: 4
VISSCHER, N.,  Tabula Magnae Britanniae continens Angliam Scotiam.., antique map, old maps VISSCHER, N. - Tabula Magnae Britanniae continens Angliam Scotiam..
Amsterdam, c.1630, Coloured.. 455x548mm. Lower part of border cut off, paper now professionally re-enforced and missing area re-drawn.
Extremely rare map of the British Isles designed by Claes Janszoon Visscher some time in the early 1620s. The engraving is by Abraham Goos. This is the later state with the date 1630 added to the plate.
The map follows John Speed's British Isles map for outline and topographical details.
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$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,300  

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Condition Rating: 4
BLAEU, W.,  Anglia Regnum., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Anglia Regnum.
Amsterdam, 1634, Uncoloured.. 383x500mm. Paper slightly age toned, top margin frayed, paper crease to centerfold - else very fine. Wide margins, a strong impression. German text to verso.
FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE OF THIS MAP. A scarce first edition (often listed as proof state) of Willem Blaeu's map of England and Wales. Blaeu was the first publisher to bring out a new map of England and Wales. The outline and place names are taken from English cartographer John Speed with ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

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Condition Rating: 3
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Anglia Regnum., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Anglia Regnum.
Amsterdam, 1642, In original colours.. 389x497mm. Paper minor age toned. Light water staining in margins. Repair of split lower part center fold.
Janssonius' map of England and Wales was one of the new maps prepared by him in 1636. His map closely copies the similar map issued two years earlier by Willem Blaeu.. The outline and place names are taken from Speed with county boundaries marked but no border figures. Upper right two finely engrave... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

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