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Brazil
BLAEU, W.,  Novus Brasiliae Typus., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Novus Brasiliae Typus.
Amsterdam, 1638, In attractive strong original colours.. 376x487mm. Very good near to mint condition. Printed on heavy paper. Very good and dark impression. French text on verso.
A decorative map with a title cartouche of two natives: in the interior is an inset of Baya de todos os Sanctos (Salvador), indigenous wild life and cannibal scenes. Originally engraved by Hondius, this is one of the plates purchased by Blaeu in 1629 to augment his own stock. North to the right.
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$ 1,900
Approx. Euro 1,634  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
BLAEU, J.,  Brasilia., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Brasilia.
Amsterdam, 1647, In original colours.. 385x493mm. Slight marginal discolouration but in general very fine. Wide margins. Latin text on verso.
Striking old colour example of Blaeu's second map of Brazil prepared by Krystof Arciszewski, a Polish general who worked for the Dutch West Indian Company. The map perpetuates various myths including the Parime Lago , although it is generally more accurate than its predecessors.
Orienta...
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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 946  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, J.,  Brasilia., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Brasilia.
Amsterdam, 1658, In attractive original colours.. 385x493mm. Printed on heavy paper. Light marginal water staining, slightly affecting the engraved area. Dutch text on verso. Wide margins, good impression.
A mint example of this map by Krystof Arciszewski, a Polish general who worked for the Dutch West Indian Company. The map perpetuates various myths including the Parime Lago , although it is generally more accurate than its predecessors. Orientated with west to the top. Including the mouth of... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
BLAEU, J.,  Sinus Omnium Sanctoru. Bahia de Todos os Sanctos., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Sinus Omnium Sanctoru. Bahia de Todos os Sanctos.
Amsterdam, 1664, Coloured.. 384x503mm. Wide margins, very good.
RARE. First Atlas Major issue: originally issued by Blaeu in Casper van Baarle's 'Rerum per Octennium in Brasilia' (1647) dedicated to the former Governor of the Dutch colony, Graaf Johannes Maurits van Nassau-Siegen.
Shows the area of Bahia de Todos Sanctos in north-east Brazil with an inset ...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Accuratissima Brasiliae Tabula., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Accuratissima Brasiliae Tabula.
Amsterdam, 1667, In original colours.. 375x486mm. Good impression. Wide margins. Some very light usual age toning of paper. In general very good condition.
A decorative map of Brazil with a title cartouche of two natives: the interior features scenes of native life, among napping in a hammock, warfare, cannibalism and indigenous wild life.
In top is an inset of Baya de Todos os Sanctos (Salvador), and a view of the port of Pernambuco....
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,032  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
OGILBY, J.,  Serinhaim., antique map, old maps OGILBY, J. - Serinhaim.
London, 1671, Uncoloured.. 268x337mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Repair of marginal splits in lower part, one of them 8 mm into the engraved area, underlaid with white tape. Good condition.
Fine view of a fort in Serinhaim, Brazil, with numbered key at the base. A procession of Portuguese or Dutch soldiers advance along the road carrying a litter. To the left of the image there is a simple church with a group of missionaries standing outside. The title is enclosed in large ribbon banne... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MONTANUS, A.,  Brasila., antique map, old maps MONTANUS, A. - Brasila.
Amsterdam, 1673, Uncoloured.. 289x358mm. Lower, left and right margin cut till neat line. Some age-toning and staining of paper. Repair of split lower part center fold 3cm. Into engraved area. Dark imprint.
Map of Brazil extending from C. Nasou and Parime Lago to the Mouth of the Rio de la Plata. Oriented with West on top.
The cartography of the region is quite primitive. The early mythical cartography of the Amazon shows the source of the Amazon and the Rio de la Plata as a series of lakes called...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
MALLET, A.M.,  Bresil., antique map, old maps MALLET, A.M. - Bresil.
Paris, 1683, Uncoloured.. 145x102mm. Some very minor marginal age-toning of paper. Minor shine through of the French text on verso, hardly noticeable. Good condition and imprint.
Interesting early map of Brazil. The wild inland as for example, the later state of Mato grosso, still unexplored. The eastern border of Brazil is called Terre Inconnue.
From the French text edition of "Description d'Univers.." By Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well traveled milita...
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$ 110
Approx. Euro 95  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MALLET, A.M.,  Bresil., antique map, old maps MALLET, A.M. - Bresil.
Paris, 1683, Uncoloured.. 145x101mm. Some very minor age-toning of paper. French text on verso. Very good condition and imprint.
Interesting early map of Brazil. The wild inland as for example the later state of Mato grosso were still unexplored. The eastern border of Brazil is called Terre Inconnue.
From the French text edition of Description d'Univers, 1683. by Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well travelled milit...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  I. S. Sebastien., antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - I. S. Sebastien.
Amsterdam, E. Roger, 1703, Uncoloured.. 132x163mm. Vertical folds as issued. Very good condition.
Simplified bird's-eye view of Ilha de São Sebastiao, part of an archipelago off the southern coast of Brazil 210 miles from Rio de Janeiro. It was discovered on January 20, 1502 by Amerigo Vespucci. Vespucci named it for St. Sebastian whose day is January 20.
Van Noort's ships passed by the i...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CHURCHIL, J.,  Brasilia., antique map, old maps CHURCHIL, J. - Brasilia.
London, Printed for A. and J. Churchill, 1703, Uncoloured.. 290x357mm. A good and dark impression. Mint condition with a dark impression.
Very fine decorative map od Brazil with west to the top. From the book "A Collection of Voyages and Travels" by Churchill and the map came from the part containing a description Nieuhoff's travels in Brazil.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 550
Approx. Euro 473  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE FER,N./ DANET,G.,  Le Bresil. Dont les Côtes sont divisées en Capitaineries. . ., antique map, old maps DE FER,N./ DANET,G. - Le Bresil. Dont les Côtes sont divisées en Capitaineries. . .
Paris, 1719, In original o/l colours.. 414x533mm. Wide margins, good impression. Printers crease next to lower part center fold.
Uncommon issue of this fine map of Brazil prepared by Nicolas de Fer, issued by Guillaume Danet.
Originally published in atlas Atlas Curieux by N. de Fer in 1700-05, at his dead the copper plates were spitted-up between his two sons-in-law Guillaume Danet and Remy Richer, who sold his plat...
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,032  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
AA, P. van der,  Le Bresil, suivant les nouvelles observations. . ., antique map, old maps AA, P. van der - Le Bresil, suivant les nouvelles observations. . .
Leyden, 1728, Uncoloured. 265x380mm. Good and dark impression. Upper margin cut till neat line.
Striking copper engraved map surrounded in a large picture-frame style border and title cartouche depicting mining. Great coastal detail with numerous notations concerning reports on the interior.
This example is unusual in having the additional separately engraved decorative framework border aro...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VAUGONDY, R. de,  Terre de Sainte Croix, nommée à présent Bresil., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - Terre de Sainte Croix, nommée à présent Bresil.
Paris, later than 1749, In original o/l colours.. 195x162mm. Very crisp and fine image. Upper margin short as issued. Very light marginal water staining, affecting the upper scale border. Good condition.
Detailed small map showing most part of the Brazilian seacoasts, from the mouth of the Amazon River as far as the island of Sao Sebastiao.
From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.
111 outside border top right. Mary Sponberg Pedley does not mention a state without da...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  Fernando De Noronho. [Fernando de Noronha], antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Fernando De Noronho. [Fernando de Noronha]
Brazil ?, ca.1750, Uncoloured.. 300x460mm. Paper very slightly age-toned. Pen and ink on paper.
English manuscript chart on paper of a bay on Fernando de Noronha. Many names in English, to the lower left This draft is extremely Erroneous.
Fernando de Noronha is an archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean, midway from South America to Africa, around 220 miles ...
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$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,150  

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Condition Rating: 2
HARREVELT,E.van/ CHANGUION,D.J.,  Carte du Cours du Maragnon ou .. Amazones.., antique map, old maps HARREVELT,E.van/ CHANGUION,D.J. - Carte du Cours du Maragnon ou .. Amazones..
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive original o/l colours.. 176x370mm. In very good condition. Wide margins. In lower right engraved 30.
Uncommon edition of this map of the river Amazon.
From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des etablissements et du commerce des Européens dans les deux Indes.
Prepared by de la Condamine during his visit in 1743 and 1744....
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 1
HARREVELT, E. van/ CHANGUION, D.J.,  Carte du Bresil Prem.Partie..., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E. van/ CHANGUION, D.J. - Carte du Bresil Prem.Partie...
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive original o/l colours.. 237x320mm. In very good condition. Wide margins. In lower right engraved "29a."
Uncommon edition of this accurate map of eastern part of Brazil.
From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des etablissements et du commerce des Europe'ens dans les deux Indes.
Engraved by A.van Krevelt in 1772. Prepared by Jean Baptiste ...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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Condition Rating: 1
HARREVELT, E.van / CHANGUION, D.J.,  Carte du Bresil Prem. Partie.., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E.van / CHANGUION, D.J. - Carte du Bresil Prem. Partie..
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive original o/l colours.. 237x320mm. In very good condition.
Uncommon edition of this accurate map of eastern part of Brazil. In lower right engraved 29a.
From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l''''intelligence de l''''Histoire Philosophique et Politique des etablissements et du commerce des Européens dans les deux Indes.
Engraved by A.van Kre...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HARREVELT,E.van/ CHANGUION,D.J.,  Carte du Cours du Maragnon ou .. Amazones.., antique map, old maps HARREVELT,E.van/ CHANGUION,D.J. - Carte du Cours du Maragnon ou .. Amazones..
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive original o/l colours.. 176x370mm. Some marginal water staining and browning. Else very good condition.
Uncommon edition of this map of the river Amazon. In lower right engraved "30."
From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des etablissements et du commerce des Europe'ens dans les deux Indes.
Prepared by de la Condamine during his visit in...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HARREVELT,E. van / CHANGUION, D.J.,  Suite du Bresil . . ., antique map, old maps HARREVELT,E. van / CHANGUION, D.J. - Suite du Bresil . . .
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive original o/l colours.. 232x164mm. In very good condition. In lower right in manuscript "29c." Small brown spot in center of map.
Uncommon edition of this accurate map of part of Brazil.
From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des etablissements et du commerce des Europe'ens dans les deux Indes.
Engraved by A.van Krevelt in 1772. Prepared by Jean Baptiste Bourgu...
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$ 70
Approx. Euro 60  

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Condition Rating: 1
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Plan de la Baye et du Port de Rio-Janeiro., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Plan de la Baye et du Port de Rio-Janeiro.
Paris, Brest, Demonville, 1775, Uncoloured.. 485x315mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some light marginal water staining.
French chart of mostly focusing on Guanabara bay. Notice the names of the many now famous areas of Rio are already firmly established (Botafogo, Lame, S. Cristovao, Gloria, etc) and others are gone (S. Bernardo and S. Diego).
Prepared by Jacques-François L'Abbé D...
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$ 650
Approx. Euro 559  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Hunting scene of Botocudos family, Rio Grande, Brazil ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Hunting scene of Botocudos family, Rio Grande, Brazil ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 205x266mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was color printed on fine move paper with additional hand-coloring.
Aquatint depicting a hunting scene of a native Botocudos family, Rio Grande, Brazil.
Engraved by Gallina.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et moderne...
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$ 60
Approx. Euro 52  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Birds from Brazil ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Birds from Brazil ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 240x220mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting 6 different species of birds from Brazil.
Engraved by Raineri.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments ...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 65  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Coroados artifacts from Brazil ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Coroados artifacts from Brazil ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 220x290mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting artifacts used by the Coroados tribe of Brazil.
Engraved by Fumagalli.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les mo...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Camacan indians in Brazil ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Camacan indians in Brazil ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 225x300mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting the Camacan indians in the Amazonian forest.
Engraved by Fumagalli.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monum...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Camacani indian artifacts ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Camacani indian artifacts ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 290x230mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting Camacani indian artifacts.
Engraved by Gallina.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments de l'antiquité ...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Patacho Tribesmen of the Rio do Prado. ], antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Patacho Tribesmen of the Rio do Prado. ]
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 170x235mm. Very good condition.
A native Patacho Tribesman is about to cut open a piece of fruit (melon?) with a hatchet while another holds a bow and arrows or spears while looking on. Behind them are a few more figures of the Patacho tribe and their typical dwellings.
Engraved by Bramati after a print earlier published in ...
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$ 60
Approx. Euro 52  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Botocudos tribe artifacts ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Botocudos tribe artifacts ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 230x280mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting artifacts from the Botocudos tribel.
Engraved by Gallina.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments de l'...
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$ 60
Approx. Euro 52  

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Condition Rating: 2
TASSO, G.,  Impero Brasiliano . . ., antique map, old maps TASSO, G. - Impero Brasiliano . . .
Venice, 1840, In attractive original colours.. 330x465mm. Printed on heavy paper. Mint condition.
A rare and detailed double-page map of Brazil. Map is surrounded by an explanatory historical text about the countries in a yellow background colour.
According to the title cartouche, prepared by J.A.Buchon and A de La Sage for l'Atlante Storico, Letterario, Biografico, Archeologico. . . ...
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$ 175
Approx. Euro 151  

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Condition Rating: 1
DÉPOT DE LA MARINE,  Plan de la Baie de Rio-Janeiro.., antique map, old maps DÉPOT DE LA MARINE - Plan de la Baie de Rio-Janeiro..
Paris [1829] 1843, Uncoloured.. 885x595mm. Marginal light water staining along left border. Overall good condition.
A detailed chart of the Rio de Janeiro bay with towns, buildings, banks, isles and soundings made in brasses a French measure of depth of water corresponding to the fathom.
With 2 insets respectively listing information about the soundings with a table allo...
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,032  

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Condition Rating: 3
Chile
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Isle la Moche]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Isle la Moche].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 136x172mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual, . Size of sheet : 345 x 218 mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet showing the Dutch fleet anchored off the Island of Mocha, near Concepción in Chile. The islanders sat on wooden stumps and watched the Dutch landing. Then they took them to their houses and offered them chicha.
This was a drink, prepared by the old women w...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Cavendish reaches Morro Moreno.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Cavendish reaches Morro Moreno.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 136x175mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual, . Size of sheet : 345 x 218 mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet showing Cavendish’s fleet anchor at a place called Morro Moreno, on the coast of Chile. The Indians came down from the high cliffs to greet the voyagers and brought with them firewood and fresh water as a sign of friendship. Later the English were taken to their... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [French seizure of Chiorera.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [French seizure of Chiorera.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 153x185mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual, . Size of sheet : 345 x 218 mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet showing the French torching and looting Chiorera. From de Bry's "Great American Voyages".

Johann Theodor de Bry (1561-1623) was born in Liège in 1561, the eldest son of the engraver and publisher Theodor de Bry. It was from his father that Johann le...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 5
SANSON, N.,  Le Chili., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. - Le Chili.
Paris, P. Mariette, 1667, In original o/l colours.. 270x193mm. Paper slightly age toned, slight water staining, dirt mark and spotting. Some very light discoloration along centerfold in outer margin.
Map of Chili prepared by N.Sanson and published by Pierre Mariette.
Published in an early edition of the small Sanson atlas L'Europe Dediée a Monseigneur . . . Le Tellier Secret. D'Estat &c."The atlas proved popular and the maps were imitated by Johann Zunners in Frankfurt (1679) and by...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 4
MALLET, A.M.,  P.les du Chile., antique map, old maps MALLET, A.M. - P.les du Chile.
Paris, 1683, In attractive colours.. 150x102mm. Some very minor marginal age-toning of paper. Very good condition and imprint.
A charming copper engraving depicting a town surrounded by a luxuriant landscape on the background and a couple of indigenous on the foreground.
From the French text edition of Description d'Univers, 1683. by Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well traveled military engineer and geographer w...
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$ 60
Approx. Euro 52  

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Condition Rating: 2
COOK, Captain James.,  Cap Providence avec la Baye et les mouillages . . . / Anse St. David / Baye de l'Isle / Havre Swallow / Baye Puzzling / Baye du Cap Upright / Baye Dauphina. Tome I Pl. 4., antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Cap Providence avec la Baye et les mouillages . . . / Anse St. David / Baye de l'Isle / Havre Swallow / Baye Puzzling / Baye du Cap Upright / Baye Dauphina. Tome I Pl. 4.
Paris, 1774, Uncoloured.. 203x355mm. Center fold as issued. Some discolouration in lower part center fold. Good condition.
Eight charts on one sheet of Cap Providence, St. David's Cove, the Bay of the Island, Swallow's Haven, Puzzling Bay, Baye du Cape Upright 's Bay, Dauphina's Bay .

This print is taken from the first French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris p...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

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Condition Rating: 3
COOK, Captain James.,  Côte depuis la Baye d'York a la Baye et au Havre des Trois Isles / Baye St. David / Baye d'Elizabeth et la Baye en dessous des Isles. Tome I Pl. 5., antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Côte depuis la Baye d'York a la Baye et au Havre des Trois Isles / Baye St. David / Baye d'Elizabeth et la Baye en dessous des Isles. Tome I Pl. 5.
Paris, 1774, Uncoloured.. 207x343mm. Center fold as issued. Good condition.
Charts of York's Bay, Haven of the Three Islands, St. David's Bay, and Elizabeth's Bay.

This print is taken from the first French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris par ordre de sa Majesté Britannique actuellement régnante pour faire des découver...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 3
VIERO, Theodorum.,  Uomo dell' Isola di Pasqua o Terra di Davis nel Mar del Sud.  / Homme de l' Isle de Pâquesou Terra de Davis dans la Mer du Sud., antique map, old maps VIERO, Theodorum. - Uomo dell' Isola di Pasqua o Terra di Davis nel Mar del Sud. / Homme de l' Isle de Pâquesou Terra de Davis dans la Mer du Sud.
Venice, Antonio Zatta, c.1790, Uncoloured.. 255x170mm. With some foxing in the right margin slightly running into engraved area. Good impression. Else good condition.
Full portrait of a native from the Easter Island.
From "Raccolta di ? stampe." a series of historically significant eighteenth-century copper plate engravings by Venetian engraver Theodoro Viero (1740-1819). Dating from 1783-90, the engraved print on laid paper is titled in both Italian and F...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

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Condition Rating: 4
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Santiago inhabitants in their local dress. ], antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Santiago inhabitants in their local dress. ]
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 190x140mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was color printed on fine move paper with additional hand-coloring.
Aquatint depicting inhabitants of Santiago in local dress.
Engraved by Gallina.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments de...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Indians playing Queciu (top) and Porotos (bottom) ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Indians playing Queciu (top) and Porotos (bottom) ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 205x266mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was color printed on fine move paper with additional hand-coloring.
Aquatint depicting Indians playing Queciu (top) and Porotos (bottom).
Engraved by Fumagalli.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Chilean indians playing ciueca ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Chilean indians playing ciueca ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 150x21515mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was color printed on fine move paper with additional hand-coloring.
Aquatint depicting Chilean indians playing "ciueca", a native hockey-like game.
Engraved by Fumagalli.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 65  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Araucani chief and his entourage from Chile ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Araucani chief and his entourage from Chile ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 150x210mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting an Araucani chief and his entourage. They were known as the toughest indigenous people of South America. The Araucans are Amerindian tribes habiting the Arauco area in the center of Chile which now-a-days make the most of the Indigenous population in Chile.
The oldest informa...
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$ 85
Approx. Euro 73  

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Condition Rating: 2
TASSO, G.,  Confederazione del Chili, Stati Uniti Sulrio Plata, dittatorato del Paraguai, Repubblica Orientale dell'Urugai., antique map, old maps TASSO, G. - Confederazione del Chili, Stati Uniti Sulrio Plata, dittatorato del Paraguai, Repubblica Orientale dell'Urugai.
Venice, 1840, In attractive original colours.. 3350x485mm. Printed on heavy paper. Mint condition.
A rare and detailed double-page map of Chili, Paraguay and Uruguay. The map is surrounded by an explanatory historical text about the countries in green, yellow and pink background colours.
According to the title cartouche, prepared by Girolamo Tasso and A de La Sage for l'Atlante Storico, Let...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 1
DUMONT D'URVILLE, J.,  Entrée des forêts de la rivière Sedger. . ., antique map, old maps DUMONT D'URVILLE, J. - Entrée des forêts de la rivière Sedger. . .
Paris, 1846, In original colours.. 263x384mm. Exquisite contemporary coloured lithograph, finished with gum Arabic, wide margins.
Exquisite contemporary colored lithograph of Sedger's river in the Chili, with as seen by Dumont D'Urville's, with Indians. Drawn by Louis Le Breton, lithographed by Bichebois and Bayot. From the "Atlas Pittoresque" that accompanied the massive volumes Voyage au pole sud et dans l'Oceanie, pu... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 3
Peru
DE BELLEFOREST, F.,  Il Cuscho citta principale della provincia del Peru., antique map, old maps DE BELLEFOREST, F. - Il Cuscho citta principale della provincia del Peru.
Lyons, 1564, Coloured.. 270x378mm. Wood block print with letter press. Centerfold on verso reinforced for protective reason. Fine.
A very desirable and scarce item of this decorative and early bid's-eye town-plan of the Inca city of Cuzco. Several figures shown inside the city walls and on the hillside and roads leading into the city. Title in ribbon banner. French text above the print and on verso. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 946  

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Condition Rating: 4
DE BRY, Th.,  Cusco urbs nobilissima & opule[n]tissima Peruani regni in occide[n]tali parte. . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Cusco urbs nobilissima & opule[n]tissima Peruani regni in occide[n]tali parte. . .
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 290x404mm. Short right margin, as issued. A good and dark impression.
Famous town plan of Cuzco, from the first German edition of part VI of de Bry's " Grands Voyages". In this work the conquest of Peu by Pizarro was discribed. This double page view shows Cuzco as the Spaniards encountered it. In the city one can see an Inca king being carried in his elevated chair. <... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Franciscus Pizarrus, Didocus Almagrus, und ein Priester Ferdinandus Luques machen eine Verbündnuss zusammen., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Franciscus Pizarrus, Didocus Almagrus, und ein Priester Ferdinandus Luques machen eine Verbündnuss zusammen.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 155x190mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 345 x 235 mm.
Francisco Pizarro, Diego de Almagro, and the priest, Hernando de Luque, negotiate a contract while men load cargo onto boats and ships. Includes dwelling, casks, swords, and stores.
Text page with engraving from a German text edition "Das sechste Theil der nieuwen Welt oder Der Historien Hiero...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

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DE BRY, Th.,  Ein behertzter Schiffknecht dess Pizarri auss Creta bürtig drengt mitten durch die Meng de. . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Ein behertzter Schiffknecht dess Pizarri auss Creta bürtig drengt mitten durch die Meng de. . .
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 160x195mm. A good and dark impression. Text engraving with letter press. German text. Size of the sheet 320 x 220 mm.
In 1528 Pizarro set out on a voyage of true exploration in search of the civilization and riches of Peru, about which he had heard so much from the Indians of Panama. When his ship entered the Gulf of Guayaquil and his men went ashore, they were confronted by crowds of Indians. A bearded Greek, name... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Gonsaluus Pizarrus wird uberwunden gefangen und enthauptet., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Gonsaluus Pizarrus wird uberwunden gefangen und enthauptet.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 155x195mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 320 x 220 mm.
Pizarro returned to Spain in 1528 and appealed to the king to grant him permission to conquer Peru. With him, he brought gold and silver, as evidence of its potential wealth. On 26 July 1529, a royal agreement was signed in which Pizarro was made governor of all the territory, up to 200 leagues sout... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Ferdinandus de Soto Hauptmann uber das Kriegssvolck wardt sampt etlichen anderen von Pizarro, zu dem König Atabaliba abgesandt., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Ferdinandus de Soto Hauptmann uber das Kriegssvolck wardt sampt etlichen anderen von Pizarro, zu dem König Atabaliba abgesandt.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 160x185mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 320 x 220 mm.
Hernando de Soto on horseback greets a native American carrying a scepter in the shape of a sun.They are surrounded by native American and Spanish soldiers. Includes war clubs, bows, spears, scepter, horses, and dwelling.

When the Spanish arrived in Cajamarca, they found only a few inhab...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 3

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