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Cuba
MADOZ, P. / COELLO, F.,  Posesiones de America : Isla de Cuba. [together with] Isla de Cuba. . ., antique map, old maps MADOZ, P. / COELLO, F. - Posesiones de America : Isla de Cuba. [together with] Isla de Cuba. . .
Madrid, 1853 / 1851, In original o/l colours.. 765x1115mm. Each map cut in 16 rectangles, laid on canvas. Some yellow staining. Canvas covering the westernmost and easternmost tips of the island.
Wall size sea chart and map of land areas showing all of Cuba, part of Florida Keys plus San Adios and Salvador Grande in the Bahamas.
Minute topographical, political, and hydrographic data. Twelve inset Cuban city plans including one 32 x 12cm environs of Havana. The plans show all major buildin...
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$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,150  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MAY, B. Y CA.,  ISLA DE CUBA [with 2 maps] Plano Pintoresco De La Habana con los numeros de las casas B. May y Ca. 1853. (with) Inset map Puerto y Cereanias De La Habana. (with) 14 views of Havana & prominent buildings., antique map, old maps MAY, B. Y CA. - ISLA DE CUBA [with 2 maps] Plano Pintoresco De La Habana con los numeros de las casas B. May y Ca. 1853. (with) Inset map Puerto y Cereanias De La Habana. (with) 14 views of Havana & prominent buildings.
Havana, 1853, On tinted grounds.. 440x550mm. Two maps printed in lithography op tinted ground. Mint condition and very fine impressions. In original brown linen cover, gilt stamped title. Very fine to mint condition.
Lithographic town-plan surrounded with views of the city of Havana including the "Fuente De La India En El Paseo De Isabel 2a." and "Vista Gral De La Habana." Text on the map discusses the number of houses in the city.
Small inset map of the outer region in lower rig...
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$ 3,500
Approx. Euro 3,010  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MADOZ, P. / COELLO, F.,  Posesiones de America : Isla de Cuba. . ., antique map, old maps MADOZ, P. / COELLO, F. - Posesiones de America : Isla de Cuba. . .
Madrid, 1853, In original o/l colours.. 765x1115mm. Folding map with decorative cover. Paper thinning on crossing of folding's.
Wall size map of land areas showing all of Cuba, part of Florida Keys plus San Adios and Salvador Grande in the Bahamas.
Minute topographical, political, and hydrographic data. Twelve inset Cuban city plans including one 32 x 12cm environs of Havana. The plans show all major buildings. Cayman G...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Curacao
VAN KEULEN, J.,  Pas-kaart vande Zee kusten van Venecuela met de Byleggende Eylanden. . ., antique map, old maps VAN KEULEN, J. - Pas-kaart vande Zee kusten van Venecuela met de Byleggende Eylanden. . .
Amsterdam, 1680, In original colours.. 497x580mm. Paper slightly browned. Brown spot in left part of chart. A good and dark impression. Wide margins.
Rare chart of the coast of Venezuela, including the islands of Curaçao, Bonaire, Aruba, etc.
The chart has two insets, one (15x22cm) with a map of Curaçao, one smaller with de Rede van Tortuga in't Groodt .
Elegantly engraved and embellished with a large ...
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$ 2,200
Approx. Euro 1,892  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
VAN DER MAELEN, Ph.,  Curaçao. No.74., antique map, old maps VAN DER MAELEN, Ph. - Curaçao. No.74.
Brussels, 1827, In original o/l colours.. 495x558mm. Lithography. Small split lower part centre fold.
In lower right hand corner of map the islands Aruba and Curaçao. In top southern most tip of Dominican Republic.
Supported by the fortune of his parents and assisted by his brother, Jean-Francois, Vandermaelen built a spacious geographical Institute in 1829, in which he installed a map-drawing ...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
RAGGIO, Antonio F.,  Antilla Holandesas. Curazao., antique map, old maps RAGGIO, Antonio F. - Antilla Holandesas. Curazao.
Buenos Aires, 1939, In original colours.. 305x197mm. Pen and ink with gouache. Very good condition. Two finely executed manuscript cards.
Unique manuscript map of Curaçao, Bonaire and Aruba. Award winning manuscript card, prepared by Antonio Raggio for the 11th Congreso de la Union Postal Universal (World Postal Congress) Exposition Filatelica Internacional, held in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1939.

The award was given to Rag...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Haiti / St.Domingo
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Black slaves escape punishment]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Black slaves escape punishment].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 155x188mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned and soiled as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet. Many Black slaves, weary of ill treatment, managed to escape Spanish captivity and freely wandered the island, breaking into prisons and recruiting other slaves. Soon they outnumbered the Spanish and sought revenge by killing some of them.
After a meeting...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Religious ritual on Hispaniola]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Religious ritual on Hispaniola].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Right margin slightly cropped. White tape over an old tear to bottom margin.
Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text on verso. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet.On certain feast-days the Indian cacique, while beating a drum, led a procession of his people to the worship of their idol, which was a strange hybrid-like creature with several heads.
The men were painted black, red and yellow and came first, dressed in ...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY, T.,  [Hispaniola (Dominican Rep)]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY, T. - [Hispaniola (Dominican Rep)].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 150x175mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper slightly browned, as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 215 mm. German text on verso.
Spanish murdered at Hispaniola (Dominican Republic). Scarce print (150x177mm.) on a German text sheet taken from a first edition of Johann Ludwig Gottfried's "Newe Welt Vnd Americanische Historien/ Jnhaltende Warhafftige vnd volkommene Beschreibungen Aller West-Indianischen Landschafften…" published... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Collective suicide under Spanish rule.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Collective suicide under Spanish rule.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 165x195mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual, right margin slightly cropped, stains and soling to margins small holes to text etc.
Size of sheet : 345 x 217 mm. German text.
The natives of Hispaniola, who saw no end to the fearful oppression of Spanish rule, preferred death. So many, devoid of all hope, went into the woods to kill their children and hang themselves.
After taking certain natural poisons, the women followed their husbands to death by means of the no...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FER, N. de. / DANET, G.,  L'Isle St. Domingue ou Espagnole. . ., antique map, old maps FER, N. de. / DANET, G. - L'Isle St. Domingue ou Espagnole. . .
Paris, Danet, 1723, In original o/l colours.. 440x585mm. Paper very slightly age-toned. Good and dark impression. Wide margins.
RARE and striking Saint-Domingue map, discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1492. Shows the eastern tip of Cuba and the Turks and Caicos Islands.
The map shows the major Spanish colonial towns and French settlements, but compared to his smaller version a wealth of information in-land....
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,032  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte de L'Isle de Saint Domingue. . . (Haïti), antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte de L'Isle de Saint Domingue. . . (Haïti)
Paris, 1750, Uncoloured.. 191x290mm. A good and dark impression.
Bellin's charming and well-detailed map of Haïti from Prevost d'Exiles famous travel and exploration book, "Histoire Générale des Voyages".... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HARREVELT, E. van / CHANGUION, D.J.,  Carte de L'Issle d'Hayti, Aujour d'hui.. St.Domingue.., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E. van / CHANGUION, D.J. - Carte de L'Issle d'Hayti, Aujour d'hui.. St.Domingue..
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive original o/l colours.. 235x332mm. In very good condition. In lower right engraved "23."
Uncommon edition of this fine map of Hispaniola and the neighboring islands Jamaica, Caymans, Porto Ricco and eastern part of Cuba. Hispaniola divided into the five major cacicazgos, or native Taino kingdoms, that Columbus found in 1492. A decorative floral cartouche adds to the appeal of thi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 2
BUACHE, S.,  Carte de la Dominique Prise par les Francois le 7 Septembre 1778. Avec le Plan du Debarquement et de l'Attaque des Forts et Batteries par les Troupes et Les Fregates de sa Majeste, antique map, old maps BUACHE, S. - Carte de la Dominique Prise par les Francois le 7 Septembre 1778. Avec le Plan du Debarquement et de l'Attaque des Forts et Batteries par les Troupes et Les Fregates de sa Majeste
Paris, 1778, In original o/l colours.. 606x475mm. A dark impression. Very good condition.
A rare map of St. Dominica, with insets of Charlotteville with it's attack by the French on 7 September 1778 on the British. Also small inset map of the Caribbean islands from Antigua till Grenada. With dedication to de Sartine, a French official.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BUACHE, S.,  Carte de la Dominique prise par les François Le 7 septembre 1778. . ., antique map, old maps BUACHE, S. - Carte de la Dominique prise par les François Le 7 septembre 1778. . .
Paris, 1778, In original o/l colours.. 601x471mm. A dark impression. Very good condition.
A rare, one of the finest maps of Dominica ever produced, with insets of Charlottesville with its attack by the French on 7 September 1778. Also small inset map of the Caribbean islands from Antigua till Grenada. With dedication to de Sartine, a French official.
This very finely engraved map de...
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$ 950
Approx. Euro 817  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DELAPORTE, L'Abbé.,  L'Isle St. Domingue Divisée en 5 Département., antique map, old maps DELAPORTE, L'Abbé. - L'Isle St. Domingue Divisée en 5 Département.
Paris, Prudhomme, Levrault, Debray, 1806, In original o/l colours.. 162x212mm. Two vertical folds as issued. Short left margin. Good condition.
Map of the island of Hispaniola, from Atlas de la Géographie de toutes les parties du monde .. Ouvrage destiné pour l'education, et nécessaire aux négocians, aux voyageurs, aux fonctionnaires publics, aux banquiers, aux agens de change, aux littérateurs, etc..... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Martinique
BELLIN,J.N.,  Carte de L'Isle de la Martinique.., antique map, old maps BELLIN,J.N. - Carte de L'Isle de la Martinique..
Paris, 1758, Coloured.. 200x304mm. A good and dark impression. Some minor marginal age-toning.
A good engraved map of Martinique. The geographical features are typical with somewhat exaggerated bays and inlets. From l'Histoire générale des voyages .... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 65  

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Condition Rating: 3
LEVASSEUR, V.,  Colonies Françaises Martinique. Amérique du Sud. N°90., antique map, old maps LEVASSEUR, V. - Colonies Françaises Martinique. Amérique du Sud. N°90.
Paris, A. Combette, 1852, In original o/l colours.. 275x420mm. Very good condition. Steel engraved map in original out-line colours, the outer decoration is uncoloured, as issued.
Map of Martinique.

A very decorative 19th century map of Martinique Island. The map is surrounded by the products of the island like tobacco, sugar, etc. A decoration of trees and birds can be seen on the right side.
Victor Levasseur's "Atlas National Illustre" and "Atlas Universel I...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

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Condition Rating: 2
Azores
DU VAL, P.,  Les Isles Terceres. . ., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Les Isles Terceres. . .
Paris, c. 1650 - 1676, In original o/l colours.. 535x340mm. Large water stain in upper part of the map. Small wormhole in upper right corner filled in. Light foxing of paper.
Uncommon map of the Azores. Engraved by Sommer. Du Val is mentioned as the cartographer and the publisher was Pierre Mariette.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte des Isles d'Acores., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte des Isles d'Acores.
Amsterdam, 1730, Coloured.. 459x608mm. In very good condition. Printed on heavy paper.
Uncommon and detailed map of the Azores. With inset maps of Port de St.Cruz and harbor and town of Angra on the island of Terceira. It was at the time an important port and administrative center of the island group. It is today the site of a U.S. Air force base.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE,  Carte Réduite des Isles Açores Pour servir aux Vaisseaux du Roy.., antique map, old maps DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE - Carte Réduite des Isles Açores Pour servir aux Vaisseaux du Roy..
Paris, 1755, Coloured.. 555x897mm. Printed on heavy paper. Overall in very good condition.
A well engraved and highly detailed chart. It shows soundings, anchorage's, channels, shoals, navigational sightings. Engraved by Petit, engraver for the Depot Générale de la marine. To the left insets with coastal profiles. With the seal and Prix . Tr... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 900
Approx. Euro 774  

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Condition Rating: 2
Jamaica
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Mutiny in Jamaica.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Mutiny in Jamaica.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 160x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual. Bottom right corner missing, lower left margin repaired, soil marks etc.
Size of sheet : 345 x 220 mm. German text.
On 29th May 1504, Columbus entered St. Ann’s Bay, Jamaica, but the Porras brothers and a number of Spanish soldiers on the island prevented him from coming ashore and tried unsuccessfully to board his ship, using a number of Indian boats.
When the attack failed, Columbus and his brother were e...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
SEUTTER, M.,  Nova Designatis Insulae Jamaicae., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Nova Designatis Insulae Jamaicae.
Augsburg, 1740, Original colours.. 492x560mm. A water stain to top right corner, and a number of unattended nicks and tears to lower margin, close to the centerfold. In good condition otherwise. Strong, dark impression.
An attractive map with a large, uncoloured, very decorative cartouche, where the production of sugar is beautifully illustrated. The island is divided up into 13 distinct precincts, all individually coloured. Topographical features include mountains, settlements, forests, harbors, bays, inlets, shoa... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
BELLIN,J.N.,  Carte Particuliere De L'Isle De La Jamaique.., antique map, old maps BELLIN,J.N. - Carte Particuliere De L'Isle De La Jamaique..
Paris 1758, Coloured.. 559x872mm. Printed on heavy paper. Overall in very good condition.
Very handsome large chart by a premier 18th century hydrographer, Jacques Nicolas Bellin, shows Jamaica divided into Parishes with great detail of harbors around the coast showing depth soundings and anchorages for vessels approaching the island. Inland the terrain i... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 800
Approx. Euro 688  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LAURIE / WHITTLE,  Jamaica from the latest surveys, improved and engraved by Thomas Jefferys. . ., antique map, old maps LAURIE / WHITTLE - Jamaica from the latest surveys, improved and engraved by Thomas Jefferys. . .
London, 1794, Uncoloured.. 470x620mm. Folding case map on linen in 16 segments. Good impression.
Detailed map of Jamaica, showing parishes, towns and villages, churches, forts, roads, rivers and ponds, harbors, anchorages, soundings, etc.
Includes an annotation at upper left: "The Negro-towns are Distinguished by a Stroke under the Name."

Includes two large inset plans of the Ha...
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$ 275
Approx. Euro 237  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DELAPORTE, L'Abbé.,  Isle de la Jamaïque., antique map, old maps DELAPORTE, L'Abbé. - Isle de la Jamaïque.
Paris, Prudhomme, Levrault, Debray, 1806, Uncoloured.. 177x222mm. Paper very lightly age toned. Repair of a worm trace in upper part center fold. Else good condition.
Map of Jamaica, from Atlas de la Géographie de toutes les parties du monde.. Ouvrage destiné pour l'education, et nécessaire aux négocians, aux voyageurs, aux fonctionnaires publics, aux banquiers, aux agens de change, aux littérateurs, etc..... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
BUCHON, J.A.,  Carte Géographique, Statistique et Historique de la Jamaïque., antique map, old maps BUCHON, J.A. - Carte Géographique, Statistique et Historique de la Jamaïque.
Paris, 1825, In original colours.. 460x614mm. Good margins. Very good condition. Size of map area: 285x300mm.
Detailed map of Jamaica. From J.A. Buchon Atlas Gégraphique Statistique, historique et chronologique des deux Amériques et des isles adjacentes, traduit de l'atlas exécuté en Amérique d'aprés Lesage, avec des nombreuses corrections et augmentations. Paris 1825.
Engraved by Hennequin. The i...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 1
DÉPÔT DES CARTES ET PLANS DE LA MARINE,  Mer des Antilles. Carte des passages entre Cuba, La Jamaique et la cote des mosquitos. . ., antique map, old maps DÉPÔT DES CARTES ET PLANS DE LA MARINE - Mer des Antilles. Carte des passages entre Cuba, La Jamaique et la cote des mosquitos. . .
Paris, 1867, In original o/l colours.. 623x945mm. Very slightly age toned.
Detailed chart centered on Jamaica and the Cayman Islands. Engraved by Chassant and the text by Carré. Lighthouse have a yellow/red dot and additional red printed explanation.
The chart has a stamp of the seller "A. Debrie" - Cartes de la marine impériale, Seul ...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
Puerto Rico
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Cotton preparation ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Cotton preparation ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 155x225mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting cotton preparation.
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 monuments de l'antiquité et ac...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ A view of a Caribbean sugar plantation ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ A view of a Caribbean sugar plantation ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 155x225mm. Very fine condition.
Aquatint depicting a Caribbean (probably sugar) plantation.
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 monument...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Caribs idoles and weapons ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Caribs idoles and weapons ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 270x180mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting Caribs' idoles and weapons.
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 de l'antiquit...
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$ 35
Approx. Euro 30  

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Condition Rating: 2
Caribbean other islands
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [English attack Praia.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [English attack Praia.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 153x207mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 215mm. Right margin slightly cropped. German text on verso.
Scarce print with German text sheet showing the English attack on Praia. On 16 November, 1585, during Francis Drake’s round-the-world voyage, his fleet anchored off Santiago, near Praia in the Cape Verde Islands. A thousand men landed further along the coast and, under the command of Lieutenant-Gene... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Dutch attack the fortress of Praia.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Dutch attack the fortress of Praia.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 147x188mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 215mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with German text sheet showing the Dutch attack on Praia.On 27th June 1589, Simon de Cordes left Holland with five ships, bound for the Magellan Straits. On reaching Santiago - one of the Cape Verde Islands, they decided to loot the fortress at Praia. This stood on top of a high rock wh... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  S. Jago., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - S. Jago.
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 140x178mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 215mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with German text sheet showing the Dutch at Santiago. The Dutch were invited to visit the harbour, about two miles along the coast. On arrival, they found it fortified with Portuguese soldiers clad in armour behind ramparts along the sea front and at the water’s edge, they were well arm... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Captain Weert dines with the Chief]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Captain Weert dines with the Chief].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 145x188mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet. Captain Weert and the chief ate modestly on roast plantain, smoked fish and wine fermented from palm, bought by a local woman. However, when Weert ordered Spanish wine to be brought from his ship, the chief forgot his temperance and drank so much he had to be c... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
CHATELAIN, H.,  Description des plantes, arbres, animaux & poissons des Antilles . . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Description des plantes, arbres, animaux & poissons des Antilles . . .
Amsterdam, 1728, Uncoloured.. 370x382mm. Repair of a small split lower part center fold. Generally in good condition and dark imprint.
Interesting sheet with eight detailed views illustrating fauna and flora on the Antillean islands, and how the natives are making sugar, with descriptive French text, from Chatelain's monumental 7 volume Atlas Historique. In upper right margin: 'Tom. V. No 48. Pag: 128.

Henri Abraham Chat...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Canada
WYTVLIET, C. van,  Conibas Regio cum uicinis gentibus., antique map, old maps WYTVLIET, C. van - Conibas Regio cum uicinis gentibus.
Lovain 1597-1600, Uncoloured.. 220x270mm. In good condition. Some slight browning along center fold. Good and dark impression.
3rd State. The first printed map of present day central Canada issued by Cornelis van Wytfliet in editions of his Descriptionis Ptolemaicae Augmentum first published in Louvain in 1597. The basic cartography derives from Gerard Mercator's world map of 1569, which first depicted a large body of water... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [St. John's Harbour NFL.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [St. John's Harbour NFL.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 147x175mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper toned as usual, some staining to margins and plate. Lower right corner missing. Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm.
German text and on verso.
St. John's Harbour, Newfoundland. In his Discourse and Discovery of Newfoundland, Richard Whitbourne recounts sighting a strange creature in St.John's harbour which he identifies as a mermaid.’.

In 1631 Johann Ludwig Gottfried, inherited the Theodor De Bry’s publishing firm, among the ill...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
GOOS, P.,  Paskaert Zynde de Noordelijckste Zeekusten van America van Groenland door de Straet Davis en de Straet Hudson tot Terra Neuf . . ., antique map, old maps GOOS, P. - Paskaert Zynde de Noordelijckste Zeekusten van America van Groenland door de Straet Davis en de Straet Hudson tot Terra Neuf . . .
Amsterdam, 1666, Coloured.. 444x542mm. On double-ply paper as issued. Paper very mildly age-toned, as usual. A good and dark impression.
An eye-catching chart of North America, covering the approaches to Hudson Bay and the North West Passage. Including Greenland.
Pieter Goos (ca. 1616-1675) was one of the most important cartographer, engraver, publisher and print seller of Amsterdam. His widow continued ...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

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DENYS, Nicolas.,  [Acadie-Québec]., antique map, old maps DENYS, Nicolas. - [Acadie-Québec].
Paris, 1672, Uncoloured.. 405x510mm. Folded map slightly browned along folds with small tears at junctions. Small ink stain at lower left. Cut out along the neat line. Large tear (9 cm into engraved area) at right part reinforced with tape. Dark impression on strong paper.
A very rare map published in "Description Géographique et Historique des Costes de l'Amérique Septentrionale...". The map carries 92 place names. On it Denys delineates the coasts he explored and traded on, from Penobscot Bay to Cap Gaspe, including all of Nova Scotia.
Nicolas Denys was a found...
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$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,160  

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CORONELLI, V.M.,  Isola di Capo Breton./ Isola e citta di cartagena Nell America., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Isola di Capo Breton./ Isola e citta di cartagena Nell America.
Venice, 1690, Uncoloured.. 122x165mm. Two copper engravings on a sheet with letter press. Printed on thick paper. Dark impression.
An engraving of Cape Breton, from Isolario Dell'Atlante Vento.On verso a map of Cartagena (220x125mm.)

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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

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CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte qui contient la manière.. Niagara.., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte qui contient la manière.. Niagara..
The Hague 1720, Uncoloured.. 367x427mm. A good and dark impression.
A series of 12 engravings together with descriptive text, derived from the works of Lahontan and Hennepin, illustrating the methods of the Indians hunting buffalo and similar animals, the Pipe of Peace, the dances in honour of important meetings or occasions, and the emblems of the various tribes, I... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

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CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte particuliere du fleuve Saint Louis dressee sur les lieux avec les noms des sauvages du pais . . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte particuliere du fleuve Saint Louis dressee sur les lieux avec les noms des sauvages du pais . . .
Amsterdam, 1720, In original o/l colours.. 365x450mm. Very good impression. Some minor paper thinning along the center fold. Rare to find in original colours.
Map of the Great Lakes region, including the Northern reaches of the Mississippi, Hudson's Bay, and the Gulf of the St-Lawrence. Chatelain’s map is derived from Baron Lahontan’s important "Carte Generale de Canada" that was initially published in 1703.
Showing French and Indian churches, forts ...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

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COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France.
Amsterdam, 1730, Original o/l colour.. 490x573mm. In mint condition.
A later edition of Guillaume De l'Isle's map. It still includes the fictitious discoveries of Baron de Lahoutan: the legendary River Longue etc. The north west corner of Hudson Bay is left open, leaving the possibility of a north west passage open. De l'Isle's map was the first to show Detroit (foun... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 946  

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LE BEAU, C.,  Carte du Canada Dediée a Son Altesse. . ., antique map, old maps LE BEAU, C. - Carte du Canada Dediée a Son Altesse. . .
Amsterdam, 1738, Uncoloured.. 155x225mm. In very good condition. A few minor light brown spotting in upper part map. Dark impression.
Uncommon map of America's east coast, including the Great Lakes and north eastern part of Canada. From: Le Beau, Avantures du Sr. C.Le Beau.

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$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

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BELLIN, J.N.,  Plan du Port Royal dans l'Acadie, Appelé Aujourd' par les Anglois Annapolis Royal., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Plan du Port Royal dans l'Acadie, Appelé Aujourd' par les Anglois Annapolis Royal.
Paris, 1744, Coloured.. 200x335mm. In good condition. Water staining in upper margin.
This chart shows the territories of Port Royal in Acadia.
Depths shown by soundings.
From Bellin's Histoire et Description Generale de la Nouvelle France Charlevoix.Tome I N.27.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) was one of the most important and proficient French cartographers of t...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France et des Decouvertes qui y ont ete faites.., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France et des Decouvertes qui y ont ete faites..
Amsterdam c. 1745, Original o/l colour.. 492x574mm. Printed on heavy paper, slightly age-toned as usual. Good impression. Excellent condition.
Highly detailed copper-engraved map of Canada and the Great Lakes providing the most accurate rendering of the Great Lakes of the time, with the lakes fully enclosed and properly placed in longitude and latitude.
Decorative cartouche containing the title and the scale of miles, decorated with...
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,032  

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COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France et des Decouvertes qui y ont ete faites.., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France et des Decouvertes qui y ont ete faites..
Amsterdam c. 1745, Original o/l colour.. 492x574mm. Several marginal tears, some just affecting the engraved area, professionally reinforced. Good impression.
Highly detailed copper-engraved map of Canada and the Great Lakes providing the most accurate rendering of the Great Lakes of the time, with the lakes fully enclosed and properly placed in longitude and latitude.
Decorative cartouche containing the title and the scale of miles, decorated with...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

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BELLIN, J.N.,  Karte von dem Ostlichen-Stucke von Neu Frankreich oder Canada.., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Karte von dem Ostlichen-Stucke von Neu Frankreich oder Canada..
Leipzig, Arkstee & Merkus, 1746, Uncoloured.. 400x560mm. Paper slightly age-toned, as usual. Minor offsetting. Short left margin. Overall good condition.
The German edition after Bellin's map that served as the basis for numerous maps to follow. Includes eastern Canada and Newfoundland including Nova Scotia (Arcadia) and Prince Edwards Island (Isle Royale).
Shows the North American coastline from Boston (Baston) to the Coast of Labrador, and west...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

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VAUGONDY, R. de,  Bayes d'Hudson et de Baffins, et Terre de Labrador., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - Bayes d'Hudson et de Baffins, et Terre de Labrador.
Paris, later than 1749, In original o/l colours.. 165x162mm. Very crisp and fine image. Good margins. Very good condition.
Very attractive, small map focusing on Labrador, Baffin Bay, Hudson Bay and Greenland.
The latter is represented with the three island configuration that began with Sanson. The Baffin Island is shown as a peninsula with a large James Island in the Baffin Bay.
The coast discovered by Middleton ...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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