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Holy Land & Jerusalem
LATTRÉ / BONNE, R.,  Carte des Douze Tribus d'Israel. . ., antique map, old maps LATTRÉ / BONNE, R. - Carte des Douze Tribus d'Israel. . .
Paris, ca 1783, In attractive original body colours.. 310x443mm. Traces of humidity. Light discolouration upper part central fold. Printed on heavy paper, with good margins. Good impression.
Attractive map centered on Israel, ornated with a large decorative title cartouche. Boundaries outlined in hand colour.
From theAtlas moderne ou collection de cartes sur toutes les parties du globe terrestre...
Rigobert Bonne (1727-1795 ) was one of the most important cartographers of t...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
LATTRÉ / DE L'ISLE, G.,  [2 maps] Terrae Sanctae Tabula è Scripturae Sacrae.., antique map, old maps LATTRÉ / DE L'ISLE, G. - [2 maps] Terrae Sanctae Tabula è Scripturae Sacrae..
Paris, ca 1783, In attractive original body colours.. 685x492mm. 2 maps, printed on heavy paper. Good impression. Upper map with brown spots. 2nd map: some discolouration along centre fold. Minor marginal spots.
Map of the Holy Land on both sides of the Jordan, divided among the Tribes and according to the division into provinces at the Roman time. The shore line runs from Sidon as far as Gaza.
Ornated with a decorative title cartouche. Boundaries outlined in hand colour.
A posthumous work of Guillaum...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SANTINI, P. / REMONDINI, M.,  La Palestine, les Tribus, et Jerusalem par le Sr. d'Anville., antique map, old maps SANTINI, P. / REMONDINI, M. - La Palestine, les Tribus, et Jerusalem par le Sr. d'Anville.
Venice, 1776 - 1784, In original o/l colours.. 415x543mm. Mint condition.
Map of Palestine on both sides of the Jordan, the shore line running from Sidon to Rhinocorura (El-Harish).
The Jordan river between teh Lake of Tiberias and the Dead Sea is shown as a large bulge, whereas in fact it should be down nearly a straight line.
Venetian edition of d'An...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE L'ISLE / DEZAUCHE,  Carte de La Terre Sainte ou des douze tribus d'Israel. . ., antique map, old maps DE L'ISLE / DEZAUCHE - Carte de La Terre Sainte ou des douze tribus d'Israel. . .
Paris, 1797, Coloured.. 491x650mm. In very good condition.
Fine map of Palestine divided among the tribes on both sides of the Jordan and according to the Roman provinces. The shore line runs from Beirut to the rivers of Egypt. Prepared by G.de l'Isle and published by Phil. Dezauche. In upper left corner inset plan of Jerusalem Ancienne et Moderne .<... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE VAUGONDY, R. / DELAMARCHE, C.F.,  Terre de Chanaan, ou Terre promise à Abraham et à sa Posterité . . . ., antique map, old maps DE VAUGONDY, R. / DELAMARCHE, C.F. - Terre de Chanaan, ou Terre promise à Abraham et à sa Posterité . . . .
Paris, ca. 1797, In original o/l colours.. 420x555mm. Good condition. Repair of a marginal split in lower part center fold.
Two maps on one sheet. With a map of Palestine and a map of the Near Eas with a title cartouche "Carte des voiages d'Abraham faits par l'ordre de Dieu, en Asie et en Egypte où sont les pays dont il lui promit la possession et à sa postérité en récompence de son obéissance."
In the lower left co...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DELAMARCHE, C.F.,  Judée ou Terre Sainte sous les Turcs., antique map, old maps DELAMARCHE, C.F. - Judée ou Terre Sainte sous les Turcs.
Paris, ca.1806, Coloured.. 245x393mm. Good and strong impression on solid paper. With some later colour addition in landmasses.
Map of the Holy Land.
By C. F. Delamarche, successor of Robert de Vaugondy, Geographer....
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE LAPORTE, L'Abbé.,  Carte des Régions et Lieux dont il est parlé dans le Nouveau Testament . . ., antique map, old maps DE LAPORTE, L'Abbé. - Carte des Régions et Lieux dont il est parlé dans le Nouveau Testament . . .
Paris, Prudhomme, Levrault, Debray, 1806, In original o/l colours.. 175x222mm. Some very light foxing upper margin. Left margin cut short. Else in very good condition.
Map of the regions and sites mentioned in the New Testament with inset maps of the Holy Land and a plan of Jerusalem, from Atlas moderne portatif composé de vingt-huit cartes sur toutes les parties du globe terrestre .. A l'usage des Colléges, des Pensions & des Maisons Religieuses, etc..
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$ 220
Approx. Euro 189  

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Condition Rating: 3
DELAPORTE, L'Abbé.,  Carte des Régions et des Lieux dont il est parlé dans le Nouveau Testament., antique map, old maps DELAPORTE, L'Abbé. - Carte des Régions et des Lieux dont il est parlé dans le Nouveau Testament.
Paris, Prudhomme, Levrault, Debray, 1806, Uncoloured.. 182x225mm. Two vertical folds as issued. Left margin cut close along border frame. Good condition.
Map of the eastern part of the Mediterranean with its hinterland. In the lower corners two inset maps: a plan of Jerusalem in the lower left, a map of Judea or Palestine under Herod the Great in the lower right.
From Atlas de la Géographie de toutes les parties du monde .. Ouvrage destiné po...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VAUGONDY, R. de / DELAMARCHE.,  Judée ou Terre Sainte., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de / DELAMARCHE. - Judée ou Terre Sainte.
Paris, 1794 -1806, Coloured.. 240x220mm. Good and strong impression on solid paper. Some marginal spotting. With some later colour addition in landmasses. Else very good condition.
Map of the Holy Land, Judea.
By C. F. Delamarche, successor of Robert de Vaugondy, Geographer....
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 3
VAUGONDY, R. de / DELAMARCHE.,  Judée ou Terre Sainte., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de / DELAMARCHE. - Judée ou Terre Sainte.
Paris, 1794 -1806, In original colours.. 240x220mm. Good and strong impression on solid paper. Some heavy marginal staining. With some later colour addition in landmasses. Else very good condition.
Map of the Holy Land, Judea.
By C. F. Delamarche, successor of Robert de Vaugondy, Geographer....
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 65  

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Condition Rating: 3
BLANCHARD, Th.,  Veuë de la caverne de Betheléem où le sauveur nâquit., antique map, old maps BLANCHARD, Th. - Veuë de la caverne de Betheléem où le sauveur nâquit.
Paris, M. L. Migne, 1844-1846, Uncoloured.. 290x195mm. Very good condition.
Print showing the view of the cave of Bethelem where Jesus was born . From "Atlas géographique et iconographique du Cours complet d'Écriture sainte... gravé... sous la direction de Théophile Blanchard et Barrière frères", by Théophile Blanchard and Barrère frères.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 20
Approx. Euro 17  

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Condition Rating: 2
GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.,  FEMME DE NAZARETH (Palestine). Costumes Syriens 10., antique map, old maps GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME. - FEMME DE NAZARETH (Palestine). Costumes Syriens 10.
Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848, In original colours.. 335x240mm. Hand colored lithograph heightened with gum Arabic. Very good condition. Broad margins, format of paper : 54 x 34 cm.
A beautiful hand coloured lithograph of a woman from Nazareth (Palestine) published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artistes et lithographiés par Alophe, Janet-Lange et Dollet" ".
Drawn & lithographed by Rogier.
Lithographed by Janet-Lange af...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 2
India
MÜNSTER, S.,  Tabula Asiae XI., antique map, old maps MÜNSTER, S. - Tabula Asiae XI.
Basle, H. Petri, c. 1552, Coloured.. 305x357mm. Wood cut block, with Latin text on verso. Paper slightly age toned. Repair of split lower part centerfold just affecting the scale border.
Attractive early woodblock map of the Indian Ocean, extending from Southeast Asia to the Ganges River and north to the Himalayas.
In upper left inset panel of tiger, cockerels and parrot. Woodcut map as known to Ptolemy. From his Geographia Universalis vetus et nova ... Claudii Ptolemai Alex...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
RUSCELLI, G.,  Calecut Nuova Tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Calecut Nuova Tavola.
Venice, Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1561, Uncoloured.. 185x245mm. Mint condition. Latin text on verso.
Scarce FIRST edition of this early map of Indian peninsular, being one of the earliest modern maps of the region.

Girolamo Ruscelli's edition of Ptolemy's Geographia included newly engraved copperplates by Giulio and Livio Sanuti. The curious fact is that this map is one of two that were ...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
RUSCELLI, G.,  Calecut Nuova Tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Calecut Nuova Tavola.
Venice, 1564, Uncoloured.. 185x242mm. In good condition. Italian text on verso.
Early map of India, extending from west of the Gujarat peninsula eastward to Bengal and south as far as northern Ceylon (“Ceilam”).
Girolamo Ruscelli first published the map in his "La Geographi di Claudio Tolomeo" (Venice, 1561). In 1574 a new plate was used which lasted until the final edi...
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$ 350
Approx. Euro 301  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
STRABO / MUNSTER, S.,  Tabula Indiae X. (part of India and the Indian Ocean), antique map, old maps STRABO / MUNSTER, S. - Tabula Indiae X. (part of India and the Indian Ocean)
Basle, Henri Petri, 1571, Uncoloured.. 260x340mm. Woodcut map with letter press title. Good condition. Size of the sheet 310x 370mm. Latin text on verso. Very fine condition.
Double-page woodcut Ptolemaic-style map by Sebastian Münster figuring part of India and the Indian Ocean, published in the edition of Strabo by Henri Petri in 1571.
"Strabonis rerum geographicarum" is one of the earliest and most important scientific treatises on historical geography, notable i...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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Condition Rating: 2
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Anfa, quibusdam Anaffa [on sheet with] Azaamurum [and] Diu [and] Goa., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Anfa, quibusdam Anaffa [on sheet with] Azaamurum [and] Diu [and] Goa.
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 339x471mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling and some very light toning in center fold. Small tear in lower part centerfold, 1cm. into engraved area.
Four very desirable and early town-plans of Casablanca (Anfa) - Azemmour (Azamor) - Diu - Old Goa (Velha Goa)
"CASABLANCA (ANFA) : "The engraving shows the ravaged city after 1486. The Berbers arrived in the area as early as the 7th century and their settlem...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Calechut Celeberrimum Indiae Emporium [on sheet with] Ormus [and] Canonor [and] S. Georgii Oppidum Mina., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Calechut Celeberrimum Indiae Emporium [on sheet with] Ormus [and] Canonor [and] S. Georgii Oppidum Mina.
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 338x474mm. Latin text on verso. Some very light discolouration in lower center fold, in general in very fine condition.
Four very desirable and early town-plans of Kozhikode, Hormuz, Kannur and Almina.
"KOZHIKODE (CALICUT) : "The city is viewed from the sea, just as it would have appeared to the astonished eyes of the Portuguese explorers arriving from the west. For when Vasco da Gam...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Calechut Celeberrimum Indiae Emporium [on sheet with] Ormus [and] Canonor [and] S. Georgii Oppidum Mina., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Calechut Celeberrimum Indiae Emporium [on sheet with] Ormus [and] Canonor [and] S. Georgii Oppidum Mina.
Cologne, (1572) 1577, Coloured.. 338x474mm. In good condition.
Four very desirable and early town-plans of Kozhikode, Hormuz, Kannur and Almina.
"KOZHIKODE (CALICUT) : "The city is viewed from the sea, just as it would have appeared to the astonished eyes of the Portuguese explorers arriving from t...
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$ 800
Approx. Euro 688  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Calechut Celeberri mum Indiae Emporium/ Ormus/ .., antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Calechut Celeberri mum Indiae Emporium/ Ormus/ ..
Cologne, 1580, Coloured.. 337x474mm. In good condition.
Four panoramic views on one sheet: the upper approximately two-thirds of this double page sheet contains a fine panoramic view of Calicut which is on the west coast of India in Kerala. An elephant with a mahout is watching while boats are constructed on the beach, and Asian and European vesse... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Calechut Celeberri mum Indiae Emporium/ Ormus/ Canonor, St.Georgii., antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Calechut Celeberri mum Indiae Emporium/ Ormus/ Canonor, St.Georgii.
Cologne, 1580, Coloured.. 337x478mm. Some age-toning of the paper. With contemp. Marginal annotations in pen and ink. Overall very good condition.
Four panoramic town-views on one sheet: The upper approximately two-thirds of this double page sheet contains a fine panoramic view of Calicut which is on the west coast of India in Kerala, while the lower third is divided among three other views: Ormus, Canonor, S... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BOTERO, G.,  Calecuty Regnum, antique map, old maps BOTERO, G. - Calecuty Regnum
Cologne, 1596, Uncoloured.. 148x218mm. In very good condition, with wide margins. German text on verso. Paper slightly age toned, as usual.
A rare and unusual depiction of the Indian Ocean between Madagascar, Ethiopia, southern Arabia and south India and Ceylon.
The calligraphy is florid and decorative.

The engraving of the maps is attributed to Frans Hogenberg. The present work is taken by the German edition of the wor...
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$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,720  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  A picture of the Aloë, Maguey mexicanum & Sycomorg., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - A picture of the Aloë, Maguey mexicanum & Sycomorg.
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 135x175mm. In good condition. Lightly age toned as is usual, slight worming throughout. German text. Sheet size: 292 x 195mm
Here is the aloë, or semper vivum, which is as tall as a man and found in great numbers in Agua de Sanbras. Also the maguey, often called metl, grows here, but originates from Mexico. Lastly shown is the Sycomorg that grows on the island of Mayo. It is not unlike a wild fig-tree and bears a seedless... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  Pineapple, Bettel, palma dactylifera, Samaca & Mango., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Pineapple, Bettel, palma dactylifera, Samaca & Mango.
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 135x175mm. In good condition. Lightly age toned as is usual. German text. Sheet size: 292 x 197mm
These are all Indian fruits, of which the pineapple has the best flavour and aroma. The Bettel plant is also shown here climbing up long rods and canes, just as the pepper does. The two plants are often difficult to tell apart at a distance because they grow in the same way as peas and beans. When m... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  The trees that bear Cayus and Jambos and other plants., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - The trees that bear Cayus and Jambos and other plants.
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 135x175mm. In good condition. Lightly age toned as is usual. German text. Sheet size: 292 x 200mm
Here are shown two trees that produce good fruits but it is the Jambos that is the best and most beautiful according to written accounts. Also shown is how the Perrer plants climb up the bamboo rods and the Crocus Indicus along with its flower that grows all over India.

Theodore de Bry, a...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  The bamboo, the tree of roots and the Durian fruit., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - The bamboo, the tree of roots and the Durian fruit.
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 135x175mm. In good condition. Lightly age toned as is usual. German text. Sheet size: 292 x 200mm
In India there is a kind of cane, known as Bambus, which has a stem as thick as a human leg. This is used for many things as it is light and yet strong. There is also a kind of tree, called ‘Arbore de Rays’ or tree-of-roots. Long tendrils reach down from its branches to the ground, where they take r... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  A horrifying encounter with a large fish at Cochin., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - A horrifying encounter with a large fish at Cochin.
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 135x180mm. In good condition. Lightly age toned as is usual. German text. Sheet size: 280 x 200mm
While sailing from Cochin some repairs had to be done at sea. While one of the sailors was let down on a rope to repair the rudder a great shark, known by the Portuguese as a 'Haye', attacked him and bit off one of his legs and arms. The poor man was rescued and taken to hospital, more dead than ali... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  The extraordinary 'Abore Triste' tree of India., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - The extraordinary 'Abore Triste' tree of India.
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 145x173mm. In good condition. Lightly age toned as is usual. German text. Sheet size: 295 x 200mm
In India there is an extraordinary tree, known as the 'Abore Triste', which is regarded as one of God's miracles. This tree flowers for a whole year but only at night time. During the day the trees bears no blossoms at all but within half an hour after sunset it is covered in white blossom. These bl... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  Birds and fish seen during the voyage to India., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Birds and fish seen during the voyage to India.
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 137x173mm. In good condition. Lightly age toned as is usual. Print is upside-down. German text. Sheet size: 295 x 200mm
During their voyage to India many strange birds were seen, for example, the 'Garayos' that were the size of a chicken, the 'Rabos de Juncos' that are white and about the size of a pigeon, with long tapered tails. Then there are the 'Rabos Forcados' (Frigate-birds?) that are quite black, with tails l... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  The bird called 'Eeme' and other creatures of India., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - The bird called 'Eeme' and other creatures of India.
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 135x175mm. In good condition. Lightly age toned and spotted as is usual. German text. Sheet size: 295 x 200mm
Especially on the island of Java and in India, is found a strange bird, called an 'Eeme'. It is almost as large as an ostrich with strong and sturdy legs but it has no tongue, nor wings or tail. The bird can swallow whole objects, such as apples or eggs and then pass them out again, undigested and j... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  Some of the animals that are found in India., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Some of the animals that are found in India.
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 140x175mm. In good condition. Lightly age toned and spotted as is usual. German text. Sheet size: 295 x 195mm
Although most elephants are found in Ethiopia, there are also many in India too. They are called 'Caffres' by the inhabitants and are slaughtered for their tusks, which they sell to the Portuguese. Elephants are also found in Bengal and Pegu where there is such a surplus that as many as two thousand... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  Quomodo Lusitanorum vxores & filiae deserrantur per publicum., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Quomodo Lusitanorum vxores & filiae deserrantur per publicum.
Frankfurt, 1599, Uncoloured.. 140x177mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving (140x177mm.) In very good condition, dark impression.
The way how the Portuguese carried a noble lady in India from Linschoten's famous voyages to the East of 1583-92 here published by De Bry the year after they first appeared as a separate book. From Part II, PARS INDIAE ORIENTALIS, IN QU JOHAN. HUGONIS LINTSCOTANI NAVIGATIO IN ORIENTEM.
After hi...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  De foro Goae frequentao, Leylon. . . (The daily market at Goa)., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - De foro Goae frequentao, Leylon. . . (The daily market at Goa).
Frankfurt, 1599, Uncoloured.. 140x177mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving (140x177mm.) In very good condition, dark impression.
This famous and desirable scene of the daily market of Goa, drawn after Jan Huijgen van Linschoten during his visit to the East of 1583-1592 here published by De Bry the year after they first appeared as a separate book. With numerous Portuguese style houses in the back.

From Part II, PAR...
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$ 275
Approx. Euro 237  

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Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  Lusitani in India deseruntur in Lecticis., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Lusitani in India deseruntur in Lecticis.
Frankfurt, 1599, Uncoloured.. 140x177mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving (140x177mm.) In very good condition, dark impression.
The way how the Portuguese carried a noble man in India from Linschoten's famous voyages to the East of 1583-92 here published by De Bry the year after they first appeared as a separate book. From Part II, PARS INDIAE ORIENTALIS, IN QU JOHAN. HUGONIS LINTSCOTANI NAVIGATIO IN ORIENTEM.
After his...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  Peregrinationes noctu devotionis ergo à Lusitanis in India susceptae., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Peregrinationes noctu devotionis ergo à Lusitanis in India susceptae.
Frankfurt, 1599, Uncoloured.. 140x177mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving (140x177mm.) In very good condition, dark impression. Size of the sheet : 304x205mm.
Showing Portuguese family in India from Linschoten's famous voyages to the East of 1583-92 here published by De Bry the year after they first appeared as a separate book. From Part II, PARS INDIAE ORIENTALIS, IN QU JOHAN. HUGONIS LINTSCOTANI NAVIGATIO IN ORIENTEM.
After his stay in the Indian c...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Quo habitu vulgus Lusitanorum  in India per publicum incedat. (Portuguese citizens and soldiers in Goa), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Quo habitu vulgus Lusitanorum in India per publicum incedat. (Portuguese citizens and soldiers in Goa)
Frankfurt, 1599, Uncoloured.. 140x177mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving (140x177mm.) In very good condition, dark impression. Size of the sheet : 304x205mm.
This famous and desirable scene is showing comportment and dress of the Portuguese citizens and soldiers in East India as they appear in the streets from 1599.
From Part II, PARS INDIAE ORIENTALIS, IN QU JOHAN. HUGONIS LINTSCOTANI NAVIGATIO IN ORIENTEM.
After his stay in the Indian city o...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
BERTIUS, P.,  Bengala., antique map, old maps BERTIUS, P. - Bengala.
Amsterdam, 1602, Uncoloured.. 84x124mm. A verry good and dark impression.
Very fine early miniature map of Bangladesh, River Ganges and Calcutta named "Calecota", printed by Cornelis Claesz. in Amsterdam.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 170
Approx. Euro 146  

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Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Descriptio Narsingae / Narsinga et Ceylon., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Descriptio Narsingae / Narsinga et Ceylon.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claes, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x122mm. Very fine condition. Dark impression.
A rare miniature map of the southern part of India with Sri Lanka. Title cartouche on the upper right corner.

First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers in Amsterdam, including Petrus Kaerius and Jodocus Hondius I. The atlas set...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

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Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Malabar., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Malabar.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claes, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x124mm. Very good condition.
Very fine early miniature map of southern part of India and a part of Ceylon island. Title cartouche on the lower right corner.
First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers in Amsterdam, including Petrus Kaerius and Jodocus Hondius ...
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$ 230
Approx. Euro 198  

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Condition Rating: 2
MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.,  Indiae Orientalis., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J. - Indiae Orientalis.
Amsterdam, 1608, Uncoloured.. 143x184mm. Very good condition.
This map covers an area including India, part of Malaysia, Borneo and China.
From the first French-text edition of Jodocus Hondius' Atlas Minor.
Shortly after the publication of the big folio-atlases the need was apparently felt for a smaller-sized atlas, one that would be handier and above al...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  Delineatio Duorum Oppidorum, Ortat., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Delineatio Duorum Oppidorum, Ortat.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x184mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Early map of the Banda Islands.
Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two sons, and another family member continued the work, which comprised a total of fifty-four...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  Expressio Germinum Quoque Aliorum, in S. Lavrentii., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Expressio Germinum Quoque Aliorum, in S. Lavrentii.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 134x174mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 305x200mm.
Plants found in the island of S. Laurenti [Madagascar]. A’ denotes a tree with only a few twigs on the top. From this tree, canoes and boats are made. ‘B’ is a bush that the Dutch frequently encountered and was called ‘leafless’ because it hardly had any leaves and produced a scaly seed. The young t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 120
Approx. Euro 103  

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Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  VI. Repraesentatio  Bellorum, et Quomodo se ad Illa praeparent. (How the natives fight each other), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - VI. Repraesentatio Bellorum, et Quomodo se ad Illa praeparent. (How the natives fight each other)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 138x186mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 305x200mm.
This shows how the men go to war and which weapons they use. They hold large square shields, about six feet high and four feet wide, made of cane and fortified with ox-hide. The more distinguished warriors have an iron bar, two feet long, fixed onto their valuable shields and this is painted red or ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

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Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  Delineatio Foederis Hollandorum cum Rege Calecutanorum pacti., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Delineatio Foederis Hollandorum cum Rege Calecutanorum pacti.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x177mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
A treaty between the Dutch and the king of Calicut. The Dutch Admiral, Steffan van der Haagen already knew that the people of Calicut, on the Malabar Coast of India, were not hostile to the Dutch so, when his fleet arrived he arranged a meeting with the king. The Admiral went ashore with his crew an... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 145
Approx. Euro 125  

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Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  Indianorum, Insulae Pugnatan Incolarum. (The natives of the island of Pugnatan), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Indianorum, Insulae Pugnatan Incolarum. (The natives of the island of Pugnatan)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 136x172mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
There was an island called Pugnatan at the western entrance to the strait of Sudan, where the natives went about completely naked. Like the natives of Brazil, their hair was long and their skin very similar in colour. Their weapons were small bows and arrows and their diet seemed to consist almost e... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 110
Approx. Euro 95  

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Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  Pars Undecima Orientalis X. Quomodo in Septentrionalibus insulis prope. (How the inhabitants catch whales off the east coast of Madagascar.), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Pars Undecima Orientalis X. Quomodo in Septentrionalibus insulis prope. (How the inhabitants catch whales off the east coast of Madagascar.)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 134x180mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. Some fraying of margins.
How the inhabitants catch whales off the east coast of Madagascar. When the natives of Santa Marta, off the east coast of Madagascar see a whale, they row out in their little boats and throw out a rope with a large hook on the end. When the hook buries itself in the creatures flesh, the natives pull... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

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Condition Rating: 5
DE BRY, Th.,  Vicerex Classem Ex Goa. ( An encounter with pirates on the Malabar coast.), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Vicerex Classem Ex Goa. ( An encounter with pirates on the Malabar coast.)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 134x174mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Margins a bit frayed.
An encounter with pirates on the Malabar coast. The pirates along the west coast of India were notorious for bad deeds, both on land and sea. The Portuguese viceroy at Goa sent a fleet of fifteen ships to an island named Sanguifeo were a great many of these pirates were gathered. The admiral’s ship... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

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Condition Rating: 4
DE BRY, Th.,  IV. Delineatio Processionis Reginae Pataniensis. (Procession of the Queen of Patani.), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - IV. Delineatio Processionis Reginae Pataniensis. (Procession of the Queen of Patani.)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 135x170mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 305 x 200mm.
Copper engraving on a text sheet showing a procession of the Queen of Patani.
More than a century of female rule in Patani (1584-1688) involved four successive queens Procession of the Queen of Patani was a major entrepot for the China trade.

Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and b...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Nefaria Obtruncatio Quorundam in Navi Hollandia., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Nefaria Obtruncatio Quorundam in Navi Hollandia.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 135x173mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 300 x 200mm.
A finely engraved scene of a Javanese murderous attack on a Dutch ship. The text underneath explains : "after trading with the people of Bantam, we sailed on to another place where the four towns of Tubaou, Cydayo, Brandaon and Surubaja, lie close to one another.
The king asked if he could com...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  Pars Undecima Orientalis II. Quomodo Robertus, Caverta Capitaneus., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Pars Undecima Orientalis II. Quomodo Robertus, Caverta Capitaneus.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 150x187mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 300 x 200mm.
Fine engraving showing the arrest of the English captain Robert Caverta. Below an explanation in Latin that Caverta was arrested and killed by order of the king of the Comoros.

Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had publis...
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$ 230
Approx. Euro 198  

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Condition Rating: 2

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