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Venezuela
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Venezuelan Indians kill Spanish Monks.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Venezuelan Indians kill Spanish Monks.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual, with good margins.
Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text and on verso.
Some monks crossed from Cubagua to the Venezuelan mainland to spread the message of Christianity to the Indians. Along with them went other Spaniards who wanted to barter with the natives. The Indians, however, were already weary of Spanish interference so, early one morning, they massacred as many ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 120
Approx. Euro 103  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Ralegh arrives at Orocotona.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Ralegh arrives at Orocotona.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 155x175mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual. Small (old) repair to lower right corner.
Size of sheet : 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
On reaching the rapids of the Caroní, further up the Orinoco, Ralegh’s expedition was unable to proceed further by river, so they continued overland, eventually arriving at the town of Orocotona.
This was where they again met the king of Arromaia, whose subjects greeted their visitors warmly w...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Venezuela cum parte Australi Novae Andalusiae., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Venezuela cum parte Australi Novae Andalusiae.
Amsterdam, 1634, Uncoloured.. 370x473mm. Paper slighty age-toned, and it has a marginal rust mark not affecting the engraved area. A good and dark impression.
German text on verso. A finely engraved, decorative map of Venezuela. The islands of Trinidad and Tobago, Margarita, Aruba and Curaçao are shown. With decorative title cartouche held aloft by a pair of winged cherubs and a handsome pair of compass roses. from the Novus Atlas, Das ist, Abbildung u... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SANSON, N.,  Terre Ferme, Nouveau Royaume de Grenade, & C. . ., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. - Terre Ferme, Nouveau Royaume de Grenade, & C. . .
Paris, P. Mariette, 1667, In original o/l colours.. 205x277mm. Paper slightly age toned. Some marginal water staining and spotting.
Map depicting Colombia and Venezuela 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 F...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MONTANUS, A.,  Venezuela cum parte Australi Novae Andalusiae., antique map, old maps MONTANUS, A. - Venezuela cum parte Australi Novae Andalusiae.
Amsterdam, 1673, Uncoloured.. 286x360mm. Margins cut short. Some age-toning and staining of paper. Upper margin cut till neat line. Dark imprint.
Most decorative map with two large cartouches and compass-rose, large group of islands at the mouth of the Orinoco, other islands off Venezuela coast: Margarita, Aruba, Curacao, Bonaire, etc.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 350
Approx. Euro 301  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
JEFFERY, Th.,  The coast of Tierra Firma from Cartagena to Golfo Triste., antique map, old maps JEFFERY, Th. - The coast of Tierra Firma from Cartagena to Golfo Triste.
London 1775, Coloured.. 475x626mm. In full attractive colours. The map has been washed: several tears in lower part and lower margin have been skilfully repaired.
In the right hand corner the island of Curaçao and Bonaire. The sea is decorated with ships and the tracks from Spain to Cartagena are indicated.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 900
Approx. Euro 774  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DUFRENOY,  Mapa Fisico y Politico de los Estados Unidos de Venezuela.., antique map, old maps DUFRENOY - Mapa Fisico y Politico de los Estados Unidos de Venezuela..
Paris, 1934, In attractive strong original colours.. 930x1224mm. Professional repair of 2 short tears, in the middle and upper part center fold, respectively 1,5 and 3 cm long. Overall good condition.
Very large fold-out map of Venezuela, including part of Colombia, Brazil and Guyana. With inset front view of the tallest mountains from the Sierra Nevada to Mount Roraima, surmounted by an elevation contour map showing areas of equal altitude in the country.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Colombia
HERRERA y TORDESILLAS, A. de.,  Descripcion Del Destrieto Del Audiencia De Lima. (Peru, and parts of Colombia, and Brazil), antique map, old maps HERRERA y TORDESILLAS, A. de. - Descripcion Del Destrieto Del Audiencia De Lima. (Peru, and parts of Colombia, and Brazil)
Amsterdam, Michel Colin, 1622, Uncoloured.. 253x160mm. Paper very slightly age toned as usual. A very good and dark impression.
Rare early map of the Audiencia of Lima, locating rivers and settlements, the earliest map to include information from the previously secret manuscript maps of the Spanish cosmographer Juan López de Velasco. From Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas Description des Indes Occidentales Qu'on appelle au... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 475
Approx. Euro 409  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Terra Firma et Novum regnum Granatense et Propayan., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Terra Firma et Novum regnum Granatense et Propayan.
Amsterdam, after 1630, In original o/l colours.. 371x485mm. Generally in very good condition. With some contemporary manuscript annotations in brown ink.
Fine example, with wide margins of this handsome map of the Isthmus of Panama and northwestern South America including most of present day Columbia and part of Venezuela.
Terra Firma is Panama, Veragua is Costa Rica, and Popayan in the west and Nuevo Rey Node Granada in the east refers to the...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Indians attacked near Cartagena.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Indians attacked near Cartagena.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Good margins. White tape to some margins for a tear into text.
Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text and on verso.
When the governor of Cartagena, Alonso de Ojeda, led a party of Spanish soldiers into the interior to search for gold, they were attacked by Indians with such ferocity that the intruders were forced back to the sea with the loss of seventy-five lives. Soon after this incident, Nicuessa’s fleet arriv... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 125
Approx. Euro 108  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Vespucci lands on Colombian shores.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Vespucci lands on Colombian shores.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Lower right corner missing, some ink stains to engraving, with good margins.
Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text and on verso.
Perhaps the first Europeans ever to reach Colombian shores where Alonso de Ojeda and his crew during their voyage in 1499-1500. Amerigo Vespucci was reputed to be among them.
Many Indians along the shoreline of Cabo de la Vela, in the province of Cuquibacao where they were believed to have lan...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Indian market at Cartagena.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Indian market at Cartagena.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual, with some repairs to bottom and lower right margins, with good margins.
Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text and on verso.
The natives of the province of Cartagena had plenty of fruit, fish, salt and peppers, which they exchanged for other necessities of life. In times of peace, the natives of that province had a weekly market where a variety of merchandise could be traded.
Fruit, corn, wood, feathers, golden neck...
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$ 120
Approx. Euro 103  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
BLAEU, W.,  Terra Firma et Novum Regnum Granatense et Popayan., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Terra Firma et Novum Regnum Granatense et Popayan.
Amsterdam, 1635-1638, In original colours.. 375x480mm. Paper slighty age-toned, some water staining and two wormholes lower margin, not affecting the engraved area. A good and dark impression.
Fine example of this handsome map of modern-day Panama and Colombia.The cartouches and decoration are coloured in an artistic way. Very fine and rare with this type of colouring.
From "le Théâtre du monde ou nouvel Atlas contenant les chartes et descriptions de tous les pais de la terre". French ...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BLAEU, W.,  Terra Firma et Novum regnum Granatense et Propayan., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Terra Firma et Novum regnum Granatense et Propayan.
Amsterdam, 1640, Original colours.. 371x485mm. Paper slightly age toned and spotted. Generally very good.
Fine copy, with wide margins of this handsome map of the Isthmus of Panama and northwestern South America including most of present day Columbia and part of Venezuela.
Terra Firma is Panama, Veragua is Costa Rica, and Popayan in the west and Nuevo Rey Node Granada in the east refers to the moun...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MONTANUS, A.,  Terra Firma et Novum Regnum Granatense et Popayan., antique map, old maps MONTANUS, A. - Terra Firma et Novum Regnum Granatense et Popayan.
Amsterdam, 1673, Uncoloured.. 287x362mm. 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.
Detailed map of Panama and northwestern South America derived from the Blaeu/Jansson map of the region
Featuring ships at sea, two compass roses, and two cartouches depicting indigenous peoples and products....
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VIERO, Theodorum.,  Dona del Regno di Granata.  / Femme du Roy.me de Granade., antique map, old maps VIERO, Theodorum. - Dona del Regno di Granata. / Femme du Roy.me de Granade.
Venice, Antonio Zatta, c.1790, Uncoloured.. 255x170mm. With some foxing in the right margin. A spot on the upper right of engraved area. Good impression. Else good condition.
Full portrait of a woman from Grenada region is situated on Lake Nicaragua.
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 t...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ARROWSMITH, John,  Colombia., antique map, old maps ARROWSMITH, John - Colombia.
London, 1839, In original o/l colours.. 480x600mm. In good condition. Some corners with slight loss.
A large, detailed steel engraved map of the South American state of Colombia. This map of Colombia extends into modern day Venezuela to the east, and Ecuador to the south. As is usual, a pleasing amount of detail is shown.
The Arrowsmith family members were among the most respected and influen...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Antarctica
DUMONT D'URVILLE, J.,  Débarquement sur les iles Powell, le 20 février 1838., antique map, old maps DUMONT D'URVILLE, J. - Débarquement sur les iles Powell, le 20 février 1838.
Paris, 1848, In original colours.. 295x433mm. Exquisite contemporary coloured lithograph, finished with gum Arabic, wide margins. Some very minor light brown marginal spotting.
Exquisite contemporary colored lithograph of the Powell islands, situated near the South Orkney Islands, with Dumont D'Urville's officers leaving the island. Drawn by Louis Le Breton, lithographed by Sabatier and Mayer.
From the "Atlas Pittoresque" that accompanied the massive volumes Voyag...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Bolivia
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [The strange sheep-like creatures that carried the silver .], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [The strange sheep-like creatures that carried the silver .]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 145x185mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual, lower right margin missing, white tape repair to lower margin, stains and soling to margins etc.
Size of sheet : 345 x 217 mm. German text.
When the Spanish discovered the silver mines of Potosí, they organised the transporting of the rich ore, westward by llama trains across the Altiplano and down to Arica on the coast, to be transported by ship to Panama.
These strange creatures would sit down when angered or overburdened and, n...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [How the Indians mined the silver at Pitosi.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [How the Indians mined the silver at Pitosi.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 145x185mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual, lower left margin missing, wax? stains and soling to margins etc.
Size of sheet : 345 x 217 mm. German text.
The mountain shown here is probably the Cerro Rico, which stand above the city of Potosí and has the distinction of being the richest mountain in all the Americas.
The Indians, who had a day and a night shift, hacked the ore out of the rock. They worked about a hundred and fifty fathoms down a...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
Paraguay / Uruguay
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Revenge for Juan de Ayola's death.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Revenge for Juan de Ayola's death.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. One brown stain.
Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text and on verso.
During Ayolas’s travels in Paraguay, he founded the fort at La Candelaria, near Corumba but later, while returning to Asunción, he and his entire party were killed by the Payaguá Indians. When Domingo Martinez de Irala was informed of the massacre he took revenge by torturing two innocent Indians un... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 120
Approx. Euro 103  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  PARAGUAY, O PROV. DE RIO DE LA PLATA cum regionibus adiacentibus.., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - PARAGUAY, O PROV. DE RIO DE LA PLATA cum regionibus adiacentibus..
Amsterdam, 1635-1638, In original colours.. 370x470mm. Paper slighty age-toned, a few brown spotting, two holes on the border line. A good and dark impression.
Early map showing this northern Patagonia territory. Also showing Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paolo, Santa Cruz of Bolivia, Paraguays, Uruguay, Buenos Ayres, Chili and Santo Iago.
From "le Théâtre du monde ou nouvel Atlas contenant les chartes et descriptions de tous les pais de la terre"....
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BLAEU, W.,  Paraguayo prov. de Rio de La Plata cum regionibus.., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Paraguayo prov. de Rio de La Plata cum regionibus..
Amsterdam, 1638, In attractive strong original colours.. 373x481mm. Very good near to mint condition.Printed on heavy paper. Very good and dark impression. French text on verso.
A beautiful map of Paraguay, and parts of Peru, Chile, Argentina, Brazil and Bolivia. Much of the area was still "Terra Incognita" so there are few towns and cities shown. The Andes are clearly shown to the west as well as the river systems.
The Renaissance cartouche adds a special decorative a...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W.,  Paraguayo Prov. De Rio De La Plata cum regionibus.., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Paraguayo Prov. De Rio De La Plata cum regionibus..
Amsterdam, 1658, In attractive original colours.. 365x475mm. Printed on heavy paper. Light marginal water staining, slightly affecting the engraved area. Dutch text on verso. Wide margins, good impression.
This is an early map showing this northern Patagonia territory. Also showing Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paolo, Santa Cruz of Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay, Buenos Ayres, Chili and Santo Iago.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SCHENK,P. & VALK,G.,  Paraguay o Prov. De Rio De La Plata cum regionibus adiacentibus Tucuman et Sta. Cruz De la Sierra., antique map, old maps SCHENK,P. & VALK,G. - Paraguay o Prov. De Rio De La Plata cum regionibus adiacentibus Tucuman et Sta. Cruz De la Sierra.
Amsterdam, 1708, Coloured.. 368x465mm. Some minor marginal staining. In very good condition.
An attractive map centered on Paraguay. Title cartouche on the upper right-hand corner, on the ocean a ship and a sea monster are depicted.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VIERO, Theodorum.,  Uomo del Paraguai nell' America Meridionalle.  / Homme du Paraguai dans l'Amerique Meridionalle., antique map, old maps VIERO, Theodorum. - Uomo del Paraguai nell' America Meridionalle. / Homme du Paraguai dans l'Amerique Meridionalle.
Venice, Antonio Zatta, c.1790, Uncoloured.. 255x170mm. With some foxing in the right margin. Good impression. Else good condition.
Full portrait of a Paraguayan hunter.
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 French, the se...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Spanish Sheppard's in Paraguay ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Spanish Sheppard's in Paraguay ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 195x270mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting Spanish Sheppard's in Paraguay.
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'antiq...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Guayanas inhabitants Paraguay ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Guayanas inhabitants Paraguay ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 190x265mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was color printed on fine move paper with additional hand-coloring.
Aquatint depicting some relexing Guayanas Indians of Paraguay, who occupy the rivers flowing to the right bank of the Parana.
The Charruas Indians were the first inhabitants who hunted and fished in the area now known as Uruguay. They have probably been at these territories for 10.000 years bef...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Charruas Indians from Paraguay ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Charruas Indians from Paraguay ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 195x270mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was color printed on fine move paper with additional hand-coloring.
Aquatint depicting the Charruas Indians cooking. The charruas Indians were the first inhabitants who hunted and fished in the area now known as Uruguay. They have probably been at these territories for 10.000 years before the Spanish and Portuguese arrived.
Engraved by Gallina.
From Giulio F...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Jesuitical Indians at work at their 'Reducciones' ], antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Jesuitical Indians at work at their 'Reducciones' ]
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 205x275mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was colour printed on fine move paper with additional hand-coloring.
Aquatint depicting Jesuitical Indians in Paraguay. The Jesuit Missions or "Reducciones" functioned like small independant "republics" and lived in complete autonomy within the heart of the existing Spanish colonies. Founded at the turn of the XVII Century they functioned until 1768, date in which th... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Botocudos tribe of the Rio Grande, Paraguay ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Botocudos tribe of the Rio Grande, Paraguay ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x285mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting Botocudos tribe of the Rio Grande in Paraguay.
Botocudo (from Portuguese for botoque, a plug, in allusion, to the wooden disks or plugs worn in their lips and ears), is the foreign name for a tribe of South American Indians of eastern Brazil, also known as the Aimorés or Aimb...
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$ 120
Approx. Euro 103  

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Condition Rating: 2
Ecuador
DILLON, A.,  Plano de la Hacienda de Juana de Oro., antique map, old maps DILLON, A. - Plano de la Hacienda de Juana de Oro.
Guayaquil ( Equateur), 1868, In original body colours.. 658x940mm. Two sheet lithographed map with original hand colouring. Each sheet 658 x 940mm.
Wall-map sized map in 2 sheets, if joined 940 x 1300mm., showing the Hacienda (farm) of Juana de Oro in Ecuador. The cocoa farm was owned by Mrs. Leonor Carbo of Higgins and Virginia Carbo of Icaza.

Cocoa plantations are depicted on the map by a multitude of shrubs. This plan provides i...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Caribbean & Atlantic Ocean
MÜNSTER, S.,  De Navigatione Maris., antique map, old maps MÜNSTER, S. - De Navigatione Maris.
Basle, ca. 1564, Uncoloured.. 318x205mm. Wood block print with letterpress. Paper slightly age-toned. Generally in good condition. Size of the sheet : 318 x 205 mm.
One Latin text page about navigation, early voyages, and illustrated with a ship (68 x 64 mm), who was lateron used to illustrate Christopher Columbus ship. On verso an illustration of the Atch of Noah.

From Münster's Cosmographia Universalis. The Cosmographia by Sebastian Münster...
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$ 25
Approx. Euro 22  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ORTELIUS, A.,  Culiacanae Americae regionis.. / Hispaniolae, Cubae.., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Culiacanae Americae regionis.. / Hispaniolae, Cubae..
Antwerp 1598, Coloured.. 357x498mm. Left margin reinforced, fine colour.
Two separate virtually identically sized inset maps on one sheet, each with a decorative scroll title cartouche. Culiacanae depicts the coastal and inland western region in North central Mexico, the present state of Sinaloa. Just off shore is a rather long, thin island which has been suggested, wit... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,505  

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Condition Rating: 3
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Mar di Aethiopia., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Mar di Aethiopia.
Amsterdam, 1640, In original colours.. 435x558mm. A good impression with some very minor age toning as usual. Several town spots heightened with gold.
This chart from Johannes Janssonius' sea-atlas 'De Water-Weereld' covers the area between the Cape of Good Hope and the most southern tip of South America. Giving many place names along the Brazilian coast. Included is a large southern continent.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DONCKER, H.,  Pascaerte van Brazil en Nieu Nederlandt van Cuorvo en Flores, antique map, old maps DONCKER, H. - Pascaerte van Brazil en Nieu Nederlandt van Cuorvo en Flores
Amsterdam, 1658, Original colours.. 549x633mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Contemporarily laid down on paper. Very good
Rare chart of the Atlantic Ocean, from the first edition of Hendrick Doncker's Zee-Atlas, of which no surviving example is known.
Although the idea of it's unusual coverage is derived from the Theunis Jacobsz chart of 1650, Doncker here introduces independent cartograph...
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$ 2,750
Approx. Euro 2,365  

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Condition Rating: 2
JUSTEL, H.,  Recueil de divers voyages faits en Afrique et en l'Amerique, qui n'ont point esté encore publiez., antique map, old maps JUSTEL, H. - Recueil de divers voyages faits en Afrique et en l'Amerique, qui n'ont point esté encore publiez.
Paris, Louis Billaine, 1674, Uncoloured.. 250x190mm. In-4 de (8) ff., 262 pp., 35 pp. 23 pp. 49 pp. (1) f., 81 pp., 3 folding plates, 4 maps (3 folding of 4) and 9 pl. , contemp. Brown calf, gilt raised spine.
First edition of this collection of significant and interesting voyages, edited by a scholar and book collector who served in the employ of Louis XIV before being appointed Keeper of the King's Library at St. James by Charles II.
The compilation includes French-language travelogues of Barbados...
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$ 7,500
Approx. Euro 6,450  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VISSCHER, N./ SCHENK, P.,  Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali.., antique map, old maps VISSCHER, N./ SCHENK, P. - Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali..
Amsterdam, 1702, In original colours.. 461x561mm. A good and dark impression. Repair of split lower part center fold just affecting engraved area.
A particularly handsome map portraying the south-eastern U.S., the Caribbean islands, part of Mexico, Central America, Florida (called tegesta Prov. ) and part of South America. Strangely, the area of present day Georgia and part of South Carolina is called French Florida ( Florida Galli<... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,720  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VAN KEULEN, G.,  Nieuwe Wassende Graade Zee Kaart over de Spaanse Zee Vant Kanaal tot 't Eyland Cuba in Westindia. . ., antique map, old maps VAN KEULEN, G. - Nieuwe Wassende Graade Zee Kaart over de Spaanse Zee Vant Kanaal tot 't Eyland Cuba in Westindia. . .
Amsterdam, 1728, Coloured.. 583x975mm. Printed from two plates. Repair of a tear next to crossing of two folds, hardly notable.
Engraved by I.van Anse. A very representative example of a Dutch chart of the Atlantic, showing the north-east coast of America, the coasts of Africa and Europe and South America, including Florida and the West Indies.
Gerard issued ca. 40 charts of this excep...
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$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,580  

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HOMANN HEIRS.,  Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS. - Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.
Nuremberg, 1740, Original colours.. 503x558mm. In very good condition.
Four maps on one sheet (New Found land/ New England/ Virginia and Carolina/Florida) based on J.B.Homann's map, showing British possessions in North America. At bottom of the sheet text in German relating to the areas depicted.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

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VAN KEULEN, G.,  Nieuwe Wassende Graadige Pas-kaart van de Kust van Guinea en Brasilia., antique map, old maps VAN KEULEN, G. - Nieuwe Wassende Graadige Pas-kaart van de Kust van Guinea en Brasilia.
Amsterdam, 1751, In attractive original colours.. 585x984mm. Printed on two joined sheets. In very good condition. Some small wormholes and paper thinning along foldings. Paper very slightly browned.
Rare two sheet sea chart of the coasts of Brazil, West Africa and South Africa, published by Johannes Van Keulen (the younger), circa 1720.
The chart shows the western coast of Africa but the information provided in the map for Inland territories is wide. The south American coast of Brazil, the...
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$ 1,800
Approx. Euro 1,548  

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Condition Rating: 4
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte Réduite De L'Isle De Saint Christophe.., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte Réduite De L'Isle De Saint Christophe..
Paris, 1758, Coloured.. 559x872mm. Printed on heavy paper. Overall in very good condition.
A well engraved and highly detailed large-scale map of St. Kitts, with highly detailed topography , many place names, and a beautiful title cartouche. At the upper right is a large inset map of Nevis in a rococo frame.
It shows soundings, anchorage's, channels, shoals, navigational sightings. En...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

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MONDHARE, L.J. / NOLIN, J.B.,  Golfe du Mexique Assujetti aux Observations Astronomiques Par J.B.Nolin., antique map, old maps MONDHARE, L.J. / NOLIN, J.B. - Golfe du Mexique Assujetti aux Observations Astronomiques Par J.B.Nolin.
Paris, 1781, In original o/l colours.. 205x261mm. Good and dark impression, paper slightly age-toned, mainly marginal.
Rare map of the Caribbean prepared by J.B.Nolin and published by L.J. Mondhare for his Atlas Général a l'usage des colleges et maisons d'education..
Louis Joseph Mondhare was active in Paris and published several smaller atlases and re-published the wall maps of J.B.Nolin. Also the cart...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte générale de l'Océan Atlantique ou occidental, Dresse au depot general des Cartes Plans et Journaux/de la Marine/en 1786, antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte générale de l'Océan Atlantique ou occidental, Dresse au depot general des Cartes Plans et Journaux/de la Marine/en 1786
Paris, 1806, Uncoloured.. 606x1145mm. In very good condition.
Seventh edition of this magnificent sea chart of the Atlantic Ocean, covered in rhumb lines. Map flanked with extensive lists of tides, ‘Tables des Latitudes and Longitude’, of every port and cape on the East and West coasts of the Atlantic. With the stamp of the Dépô... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

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Condition Rating: 2
WALCH, J.,  West indien., antique map, old maps WALCH, J. - West indien.
Augsburg, 1812, In original o/l colours.. 180x217mm. The paper has age-toning, and marginal thumbling and light water stain and spotting. Dark brown spot under neat Cuba. Dark impression.
Nice small map of The West Indies, with Cuba, Jamaica, S.Domingo, etc. Southern tip of Florida is included. Map by Johannes Walch in his rare Allgemeiner Atlas Nach den bewährsten Hülfsmitteln und astronomischen Ortsbestimungen…, edition of 1812.
Johann Walch (1757-1824) was cartographer...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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LEVASSEUR, V.,  Colonies Françaises (en Amérique). N°92., antique map, old maps LEVASSEUR, V. - Colonies Françaises (en Amérique). N°92.
Paris, A. Combette, 1852, In original o/l colours.. 290x425mm. Very good condition. Steel engraved map in original out-line colours, the outer decoration is uncoloured, as issued.
A very decorative 19th century map showing the islands of St Martin, St Pierre et Miquelon and Terra Nova. Includes also Guyana. The map is surrounded by portraits, animals, vegetation, etc..
Lovely map from one of the last decorative atlases of the nineteenth century.

Victor Levass...
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$ 120
Approx. Euro 103  

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VUILLEMIN, A. , LOGEROT, A. / BRUE, H.,  Carte générale des Iles Antilles, des iles et bancs de Bahama, des Etats-Unis . . ., antique map, old maps VUILLEMIN, A. , LOGEROT, A. / BRUE, H. - Carte générale des Iles Antilles, des iles et bancs de Bahama, des Etats-Unis . . .
Paris, 1876, In original colours.. 614x930mm. A very good impression. Printed on heavy paper.
Scarce and large map of the Caribbean, including the Gulf coast and central America and insets of Virgin Islands, Martinique and Guadeloupe. Many regions with annotations. This is the uncommon 1876 updated map of Brue's map of 1845. The map has shipping lines added and the title is addopted to the n... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

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Caribbean
DE BRY, Th.,  Occidentalis Americae partis., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Occidentalis Americae partis.
Frankfurt, 1594, Uncoloured.. 329x437mm. Lower margin cut and shaving the lower border, now professionally remargined and border partly re-drawn. Very good impression and condition.
The most beautifully engraved early map of the Caribbean, including Florida and the Southeast. The map includes representations of Columbus' ships and various notes regarding his discoveries. It appeared in Book IV of De Bry's Grands Voyages with text by Benzoni.
De Bry's work, more than any o...
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$ 8,500
Approx. Euro 7,310  

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DE BRY, Th.,  Occidentalis Americae partis., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Occidentalis Americae partis.
Frankfurt, 1594, Uncoloured.. 329x437mm. Very good impression and condition. Paper slightly age toned. Printer's crease in upper part
The most beautifully engraved early map of the Caribbean, including Florida and the South-east. The map includes representations of Columbus' ships and various notes regarding his discoveries. It appeared in Book IV of De Bry's Grands Voyages with text by Benzoni.
De Bry's work, more than any ...
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$ 7,500
Approx. Euro 6,450  

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GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Vespucci lands on the Island of Itius.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Vespucci lands on the Island of Itius.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 155x177mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual, lower right corner missing, ink stains, lightly soiled.
Size of sheet : 345 x 215 mm. German text.
According to the esteemed historian, Las Casas,‘Itius cannot be other than the islands we reach coming from Spain, named Guadeloupe and Dominica.
When Vespucci and his Spanish companions tried to land there, they encountered resistance from about four hundred Indians, who fought them off...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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