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South America
HOMANN HEIRS.,  Typus Geographicus Chili Paraguay Freti Magellanici &c., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS. - Typus Geographicus Chili Paraguay Freti Magellanici &c.
Nuremberg, 1750, Coloured.. 478x562mm. A good and dark impression. Worm trace in lower margin, close to center fold. Repair of tear lower part center fold. Some age toning of paper. Good condition.
Detailed map covering the southern part of the continent based on the cartography of Delisle and the information gleaned from the voyages of Brouwer, Narbouroug and Beauchesne.
Filled with information of settlements, missions, forests, rivers, volcanoes and mountains. In the lower right corner...
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DURY, A. / SAYER, R. / KITCHIN, T.,  South America., antique map, old maps DURY, A. / SAYER, R. / KITCHIN, T. - South America.
London, 1761-1763, In original o/l colours.. 105x120mm. Paper very slightly age toned and some very light offsetting due to oxidation of ink.
Uncommon miniature map of South America, engraved by Thomas Kitching for "A New General and Universal Atlas Containing Forty five Maps by Andrew Dury".
This miniature atlas published during the Seven Years' War.
The maps are typical for the period and well executed with great clarity. The...
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BUFFON, G. L., Carte des Déclinaisons et Inclinaisons de L'Aiguille Aimantée..Table 7., antique map, old maps BUFFON, G. L. - Carte des Déclinaisons et Inclinaisons de L'Aiguille Aimantée..Table 7.
Paris, ca 1780, Uncoloured.. 450x555mm. Damages at the foldings, with discolouration.
An uncommon chart which displays magnetic declination and inclination of part of the Pacific Ocean. It shows part of America, and islands of the Pacific.
Published in Buffon's 'Histoire Naturelle'....
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BARLOW, James, South America, from the Best Authorities., antique map, old maps BARLOW, James - South America, from the Best Authorities.
Bungay 1806, In original colouring.. 175x210mm. The map is in good condition the top margin has some light foxing. Wide margins.
An attractive small map of the whole of the continent of South America engraved by James Barlow with original hand colouring. Published by C. Brightly and J Kinnersley in Bungay Suffolk, February 1st 1806. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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THOMSON, J., South America., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - South America.
Edinburgh, 1821, In original colours.. 595x500mm. Fine impression. Paper slightly age-toned, and some marginal discolouration to centerfold and margins. Minor offset.
Map of South America by the Edinburg cartographer John Thomson. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures.
John Thomson was one of the leading masters of the Edinburgh school of cartography which flourished from roughly 1800 to 1830. The "Atlas of Scotland", a work of groundbreaking detail and de...
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Brazil
RUSCELLI, G.,  Brasil nuova tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Brasil nuova tavola.
Venice, 1561, Coloured.. 182x245mm. In very good condition, dark impression.
Uncommon first edition of this early map of Brazil. West to the top.
Girolamo Ruscelli's edition of Ptolemy's Geographia included newly engraved copperplates by Giulio and Livio Sanuto. The curious fact is that this map is one of two that were engraved on the same plate, printed and than separate...
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PISCATOR,N.J.,  Hanc Tabulam continens Laetam Pharnambuci.. . [Brazil]., antique map, old maps PISCATOR,N.J. - Hanc Tabulam continens Laetam Pharnambuci.. . [Brazil].
Amsterdam, 1630, Coloured.. 360x465mm. Two splits upper part right into engraved area, expertly repaired, paper browned. Good and dark impression.
An extremely rare and decorative map of coast-line of Pernambuco. With one inset: In the upper left corner a map of Brazil, with title in five lines Dutch and five lines French in a rectangle. Numerous vessels are depicted on the sea. Title cartouche in the lower part of the map, decorated with a na... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [How the Tupi Indians roasted their meat.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [How the Tupi Indians roasted their meat.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 165x200mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual. Small hole to page number, soil marks etc.
Size of sheet : 345 x 220 mm. German text.
The Indians set up a grill, consisting of four posts set in the ground. They were as thick as a man’s arm and had a fork at the top, across which sticks were laid to form a platform. The meat was then placed on this platform and a slow-burning fire lit underneath.
It was not salted but left to...
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GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [How the women tease their captives.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [How the women tease their captives.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 158x195mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual. Some two small white tape repairs to lower margin, stains and soling to margins etc.
Size of sheet : 345 x 220 mm. German text.
The Indian women led their captive, Staden, into the middle of the hamlet. Then they decorated his head with feathers and his legs with rattles.
After forming a circle round him and began singing, they forced him to dance to their rhythms. When they became tired of this game, they tied his leg...
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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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TIRION, I., Kaart van de Aller-Heiligen Baay waar aan de hoofdstad legt. . ., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - Kaart van de Aller-Heiligen Baay waar aan de hoofdstad legt. . .
Amsterdam, 1750, Original colours.. 340x402mm. In good condition, slight staining to margins.
A chart with soundings of the bay at Salvador (Bahia) with inset plan of the fortified city of San Salvador, showing the layout of buildings with five of them named. Showing by reference the positions of many sugar mills and plantations around the Bay and adjacent riv... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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Bellin, J.N., Carte du Bresil Prem. Partie...  / Suite du Bresil...  / Suite du Bresil..., antique map, old maps Bellin, J.N. - Carte du Bresil Prem. Partie... / Suite du Bresil... / Suite du Bresil...
Amsterdam, 1773, Coloured.. 470x340mm. In very good condition.
Lot of three maps together showing Brasil by Nicolas Bellin. Jaques Nicolas Bellin (1702-720) was the most important French hydrographer of the 18th century. Sea-atlas "Hydrographique Français", 1756-65, atlas to accompany Prévost d' Exile's " Histoire des Voyages", 1738-75.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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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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Magellan/Tierra del Fuego
HONDIUS, H.,  Freti Magellanici ac novi Freti vulgo Le Maire exactissima delinatio.., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, H. - Freti Magellanici ac novi Freti vulgo Le Maire exactissima delinatio..
Amsterdam, 1633, In very attractive original colours.. 385x495mm. In very good condition. Slight water stain in left and right hand part of the map. German text on verso.
Early impression of this fine map of Tierra del Fuego. With a Dutch translation of the explanatory text of the passage by Barent Jansz. Potgieter who accompanied captain Sebald de Weert to the Straits in 1599/1600, being the first Dutch vessels to sail through the Strait of Magellan.
After vari...
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BLAEU, W.,  Tabula Magellanica., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Tabula Magellanica.
Amsterdam, 1638, In attractive strong original colours.. 410x532mm. In very good near to mint condition. Printed on heavy paper. Very good and dark impression. French text on verso.
A map of South America's extremity with the Strait of Magellan and Le Maire Strait.
The coastlines are depicted as very mountainous, while the interior is completely without detail. Richly arrayed with rhumb lines, three compass roses, a fleet of ships, and the coat of arms and dedication to Co...
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BLAEU, J.,  Tabula Magellanica., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Tabula Magellanica.
Amsterdam, 1658, Original colours.. 412x535mm. Printed on heavy paper. Light marginal water staining, slightly affecting the engraved area. Dutch text on verso. Wide margins, good impression.
A map with Willem Blaeu's signature, but published by his son Joan, of South America's extremity with the Strait of Magellan and Le Maire Strait.
The coastlines are depicted as very mountainous, while the interior is completely without detail. Richly arrayed with rhumb lines, three compass roses,...
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BLAEU, J.,  Tabula Magellanica., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Tabula Magellanica.
Amsterdam, 1660, Original colours.. 412x535mm. In very fine to mint condition, wide margins. Dutch text on verso.
A map with Willem Blaeu's signature, but published by his son Joan, of South America's extremity. A dedication to Constantijn Huygens.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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BLAEU, Joan, Tabula Magellanica, qua Tierra del fuego, cum celeberrimis fretis a F. Magellano et I. Le Maire dedectis novissima et accuratissima descriptio exhibetur. , antique map, old maps BLAEU, Joan - Tabula Magellanica, qua Tierra del fuego, cum celeberrimis fretis a F. Magellano et I. Le Maire dedectis novissima et accuratissima descriptio exhibetur.
Amsterdam, 1660, Early hand colour. 410x530mm. The map is in excellent condition with no faults, the engraving is dark and crisp with beautiful colouring, with wide original margins.
A decorative map of Tierra de Fuego, Cape Horn with the Straits of Magellan. Includes three compass roses, title, key, and scale cartouches, and a dedication to Constantino Hugenio, seven sailing ships and rhumb lines.
The map bears Willem Blaeu's signature but was published by his son Joan. T...
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VIERO, Theodorum.,  Uomo del Canale di Noël della terra del Fuoco, nel Mar Australe.  / Homme du Canal de Noël de la terre de Feu dans la Mer Australe., antique map, old maps VIERO, Theodorum. - Uomo del Canale di Noël della terra del Fuoco, nel Mar Australe. / Homme du Canal de Noël de la terre de Feu dans la Mer Australe.
Venice, Antonio Zatta, c.1790, Uncoloured.. 255x170mm. With some foxing in the right margin. Good impression. Else good condition.
Full portrait of a man from the Tierra del Fuego.
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 ...
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DUMONT D'URVILLE, J.,  Rivage du port Saint-Nicolas., antique map, old maps DUMONT D'URVILLE, J. - Rivage du port Saint-Nicolas.
Paris, 1846, In original colours.. 240x395mm. Exquisite contemporary coloured lithograph, finished with gum Arabic, wide margins. Repaired tear in the upper margin.
Exquisite contemporary colored lithograph of Port Saint-Nicolmas Bay in most southern part of South America, with Dumont D'Urville's officers making landfall. Drawn by E.Goupil, lithographed by Emile Lassalle and Bayot. From the "Atlas Pittoresque" that accompanied the massive volumes Voyage au p... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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Guyana/Surinam
BLAEU, W., Guiana sive Amazonum Regio., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Guiana sive Amazonum Regio.
Amsterdam, ca. 1631, Coloured.. 375x490mm. Map has been cleaned and coloured, some browning still evident, some show through from verso. Printed on heavy paper. Very good and dark impression. Wide margins.
.Latin text on verso.
An important map extending from the Isla Margarita in the northwest, to the coast of northern Brazil near Sao Luis east of the Amazon delta.
The map locates at its center a large inland sea, 'Parime Lacus', on whose northwestern shore lies the fabled city Manoa del Dorado, or the golden city o...
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GOTTFRIED, J. L., Die Landschafft Gvaiana Inhaltende alle die Prouincien awischen dem Fluss AMAZONVM und dem wasser YVIAPARI oder ORINOQVE, antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J. L. - Die Landschafft Gvaiana Inhaltende alle die Prouincien awischen dem Fluss AMAZONVM und dem wasser YVIAPARI oder ORINOQVE
Frankfurt, M. Merian, 1633-1634, Uncoloured.. 290x360mm. Good condition, several imperfections, mostly at margins.
This map appeared in the "Historia antipodvm sive Novi Orbis, qvi vvlgo Americae et Indiae Occidentalis. . ., edited by J.L. Gottfried and published by Matthas Merian.
It represents the region between the Amazonas river and the Orinoco. A big Parime Lacus is delineated.
It is a legendary l...
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TIRION, I., Landkaart van het eiland en de volkplanting van Cayenne., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - Landkaart van het eiland en de volkplanting van Cayenne.
Amsterdam, 1759, In original colours.. 355x415mm. In good condition. Light water stains to margins
A map with the Island Cayenne with an inset of the fortified Castle. Attractive engraved map of French Guyana by I. Tirion. Showing the coast of French Guyana with a plan of Cayenne and the fortifications. With two cartouches and a compass rose.
Tirion published a number of important books, man...
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MOUNT & PAGE / BOULTER GRIERSON,  A Draught of the Coast of GUIANA From the River Oronoque To the River Amazones., antique map, old maps MOUNT & PAGE / BOULTER GRIERSON - A Draught of the Coast of GUIANA From the River Oronoque To the River Amazones.
Dublin, 1767, Uncoloured.. 441x554mm. On thin ply paper, good impression. Right margin cut to neat line, now remargined. Some remains from old folds, now flattened out.
Rare chart with the coastline of the Guyana's with small insets of two charts of The River Oronoque from the entrance to St. Thomas's and The River of Surinam. Compass point at sea, rhumb lines and depth soundings.

Grierson published only one edition of the pirated "The Fourth book of th...
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HARREVELT,E.van/ CHANGUION,D.J.,  Carte de L'Isle de Caiene et de ses environs., antique map, old maps HARREVELT,E.van/ CHANGUION,D.J. - Carte de L'Isle de Caiene et de ses environs.
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive original o/l colours.. 223x282mm. Paper slightly age toned. Minor marginal foxing along upper border. Good condition.
Uncommon edition of this accurate map of Cayenne. In lower right engraved "31."
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. With French text in title cartouche and an addition...
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PREVOST D'EXILES, A.F.,  Vue de la Rade et de la Ville de Paramaribo., antique map, old maps PREVOST D'EXILES, A.F. - Vue de la Rade et de la Ville de Paramaribo.
Amsterdam, 1774, Uncoloured.. 190x310mm. Wide margins. Two vertical folds as issued.
A very decorative panoramic view of the town with a large Dutch vessel in the foreground. Engraved by Noach van der Meer Junior. Included in a Dutch edition of "Histoire générale des voyages. . .", by Antoine F. Pre´vost D'Exiles.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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Peru
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [How the Indians cross the river.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [How the Indians cross the river.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 145x180mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual. Lower right margin missing, repairs to lower left margin, soil marks etc.
Size of sheet : 345 x 220 mm. German text.
The Indians of Peru had strange ways of crossing rivers. They tied a rope between two poles on either side of a river, then they hung a large basket from this rope and whomsoever wanted to cross, sat in the basket and was pulled across.
Others crossed rivers by sitting astride a bundle of reed...
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HARREVELT,E.van/ CHANGUION,D.J.,  Suite de Perou Audience de Lima., antique map, old maps HARREVELT,E.van/ CHANGUION,D.J. - Suite de Perou Audience de Lima.
Amsterdam, 1756, In original colours.. 207x293mm. Very good condition.
Uncommon edition of this accurate map showing the southern Peruvian coast, the ranges and villages of numerous Indian tribes are shown.
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VIERO, Theodorum.,  Indiana del Perù.  / Indienne du Perou., antique map, old maps VIERO, Theodorum. - Indiana del Perù. / Indienne du Perou.
Venice, Antonio Zatta, c.1790, Uncoloured.. 255x170mm. With some foxing in the right margin. Good impression. Else good condition.
Portrait of a Peruvian Indian woman holding a fruit basket and a lama in background.
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 pa...
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VIERO, Theodorum.,  Dama Criolla di Lima nel Peru.  / Dame Créole de Lima du Pérou., antique map, old maps VIERO, Theodorum. - Dama Criolla di Lima nel Peru. / Dame Créole de Lima du Pérou.
Venice, Antonio Zatta, c.1790, Uncoloured.. 255x170mm. With some foxing in the right margin. Good impression. Else good condition.
Full portrait of a Creole woman in Peru.
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, th...
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TARDIEU, A., Carte du Perou Dressee pouo L'intelligence de L'histoire generale des Voyages de Labarpe., antique map, old maps TARDIEU, A. - Carte du Perou Dressee pouo L'intelligence de L'histoire generale des Voyages de Labarpe.
Paris , 1821, Org outline colour with border colour added. 250x395mm. In very good condition.
A striking lithograph map of Peru and the surrounding countries.
One of the original maps that shows the findings resulting from the voyages of Labarpe. ...
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FERRARIO, G.,  [Peruvian Indian artifacts ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [Peruvian Indian artifacts ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 270x180mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting Peruvian artifacts.
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 accompagné de dessins analogue...
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Chile
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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VIERO, Theodorum., Donna dell' Isola di Pasqua, o terra di Davis nel Mar del Sud.  / Femme de l' Isle de Pâques ou terre de Davis dans la Mer du Sud., antique map, old maps VIERO, Theodorum. - Donna dell' Isola di Pasqua, o terra di Davis nel Mar del Sud. / Femme de l' Isle de Pâques ou terre de Davis dans la Mer du Sud.
Venice, Antonio Zatta, c.1790, Uncoloured.. 255x170mm. With some foxing in the right margin. Good impression. Else good condition.
Full portrait of a woman, a native of 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 Italia...
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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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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)
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Paraguay / Uruguay
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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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)
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LOPEZ, T. D., Plano de la Plaza de la Colonia del Sacramento..., antique map, old maps LOPEZ, T. D. - Plano de la Plaza de la Colonia del Sacramento...
Madrid, 1777, Coloured. 385x420mm. Very good impression on hand-laid paper with real watermark. Wide lateral margins. Some faint soiling and a few small spots.
A highly rare map of Colonia del Sacramento in Uruguay, at the Rio de la Plata, facing Buenos Aires.
The plan includes an A-X legend of places, churches, batteries and other buildings in the city. Below the main map is a second map which shows the location of the city.
Published by the fam...
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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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Venezuela
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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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)
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CAREY, M., A Map of the Caracas., antique map, old maps CAREY, M. - A Map of the Caracas.
Philadelphia, 1814, Coloured.. 303x505mm. Map has been cleaned, and centerfold has been flattened out. Some thinning beside centerfold. Good margins and a dark impression.
A map of the north eastern section of South America, entitled 'The Caracas' by the American cartographer, Matthew Carey. The map extent takes in much of modern day Venezuela, but also encompasses the Spanish, Dutch, French and Portuguese Guiana's.
The Equator runs along the southern border of ...
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TALLIS, J., Venezuela, New Granada, Ecuador and the Guayanas, antique map, old maps TALLIS, J. - Venezuela, New Granada, Ecuador and the Guayanas
London, 1841, Orgiginal o/l Colour. 260x330mm. In very fine condition with centrefold as issued.
A map of the northern countries of South America including Venezuela, New Granada, Ecuador and The Guayanas.
With four decorative vignettes showing Paramaribo, Fall of Bagota, Chimborazo and local scenes.
Engraved by W. Lacey, and published by the London Printing and Publishing Company. ...
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Argentina
BLAEU, W,  Paraguay o Prov. de Rio de la Plata cum regionibus adiacentibus Tucuman et Sta. Cruz de la Sierra., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W - Paraguay o Prov. de Rio de la Plata cum regionibus adiacentibus Tucuman et Sta. Cruz de la Sierra.
Amsterdam, 1634, Uncoloured.. 370x480mm. Slight discolouration to centerfold and very light marginal water stains and a small rust spot affecting the engraved surface. Good strong, dark impression. Very good condition.
Blaeu's map of the Rio de la Plata region of South America. Originally engraved for Jodocus Hondius II, at his death in August 1629 this map was, among 39 other copper plates, purchased by Willem Blaeu who deleted Hondius' name and added... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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DU VAL,P.,  Magellani Que., antique map, old maps DU VAL,P. - Magellani Que.
Paris, 1676, Coloured.. 98x121mm. Very good and dark impression.
Uncommon miniature map of Argentina and Strait of Magellan from Pierre Duval's La Geographie Universeille dated 1676. Following his Cartes de geographie in 1657, Pierre Duval published this smaller size atlas which contains a larger quantity of maps. The maps in the atlas appear to be ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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BUNGE, E., Villa Alzaya bei Buenos-Ayres., antique map, old maps BUNGE, E. - Villa Alzaya bei Buenos-Ayres.
Berlin, 1871, Original colours. 230x330mm. Good condition. Some toning and soiling.
Interesting lithograph with a nice view of the houses and a floor plan below. A legend A-M indicated the various rooms.

From the rare german Architectural Sketchbook by Ernst & Korn. The view is drawn by Loeillot after Bunge. ...
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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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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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Colombia
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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