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Tartarie / Siberia
ROTH, Ch. M.,  Femme tatare de Katchin., antique map, old maps ROTH, Ch. M. - Femme tatare de Katchin.
St. Petersbourg, C.G. Müller, 1776-1780, In attractive original colours.. 215x140mm. Paper slightly age-toned and stained. Dark impression. In very attractive original colours.
Uncommon copper engraved costume plate from Johann Gottlieb Georgi "Beschreibung aller Nationen des russischen Reichs" (1776), the work stands out for the hand-colouring of its 75 plates of costumes, all labeled in Russian, German and French, and often showing both the front and back view of costume... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ROTH, Ch. M.,  Une Chamane ou devineresse de Krasnojarsk par derrière.[together with]  Une Chamane ou devineresse de Krasnojarsk., antique map, old maps ROTH, Ch. M. - Une Chamane ou devineresse de Krasnojarsk par derrière.[together with] Une Chamane ou devineresse de Krasnojarsk.
St. Petersbourg, C.G. Müller, 1776-1780, In attractive original colours.. 215x140mm. Paper slightly age-toned and stained. Two plates each size of plate mark 215x140mm. Dark impression. In very attractive original colours.
Uncommon copper engraved costume plate from Johann Gottlieb Georgi "Beschreibung aller Nationen des russischen Reichs" (1776), the work stands out for the hand-colouring of its 75 plates of costumes, all labeled in Russian, German and French, and often showing both the front and back view of costume... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ZATTA, A.,  La Tartaria Chinese., antique map, old maps ZATTA, A. - La Tartaria Chinese.
Venice, 1784, Original colours.. 308x401mm. In attractive original colours. Good impression.
With decorative title cartouche. Covering north eastern part of China, with good detail in Korea and a curious shape for Hokkaido (here called Jeso-Gasima ).
Engraved by G.Pitteri....
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ZATTA, A.,  La Tartaria Chinese., antique map, old maps ZATTA, A. - La Tartaria Chinese.
Venice, 1784, Original colours.. 308x401mm. In attractive original colours. Good impression.
With decorative title cartouche. Covering north eastern part of China, Korea and Hokkaido (here called Jeso-Gasima, Tartary including the Gobi Desert; also Peking and the Great Wall,
Engraved by G.Pitteri....
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HOMANN HEIRS.,  Charte das Russische Reich und die von den Tatarn. . ., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS. - Charte das Russische Reich und die von den Tatarn. . .
Nuremberg, 1786, In original colours.. 460x605mm. Paper very lightly browned. Good condition.
Map showing the 'Russian Tartary' and as well the 'Asian Tartary', with French title in top.
Title cartouche features a three-masted ship in the lower right corner and scroll-like inset gives names of 24 regions keyed to the map. Drawn by F.L.Güssefeld.

The map is of interest for the...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR, J.,  Homme Toungouse., antique map, old maps GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR, J. - Homme Toungouse.
M. Sylvain Maréchal. Paris, 1788, In attractive original colours.. 175x100mm. In very good condition.
Originally hand-colored mezzotint from 'Costumes civils actuels de tous les peuples connus'. Engraving of a man dressed in native garb from the Tunguska region of northern Siberia engraved by Félix Mixelle and Lachaussée Jeune after Jacques Grasset de Saint-Sauveur.
As an etcher, drawer and wr...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DESNOS / BRION,  Grande Tartarie et Isles du Japon Suivant les rélations les plus authentiques. . ., antique map, old maps DESNOS / BRION - Grande Tartarie et Isles du Japon Suivant les rélations les plus authentiques. . .
Paris, 1790, In original colours.. 283x480mm. A few minor yellow spots along center fold. Else very good condition.
Attractive map of Russia, northern Asia, China, Tibet, Turkistan, and Japan, with decorative rococo-style cartouche.
Flanked by two columns of French text containing geographical information about the area.
The text panel has a separate entry on Korea : "La Corée, presqui'isle qui tient à l...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BOWEN, T.,  The Russian Empire in Europe and Asia . . ., antique map, old maps BOWEN, T. - The Russian Empire in Europe and Asia . . .
London, 1790, Uncoloured.. 328x450mm. Very good condition. Vertical folds as issued.
Detailed map of the whole of Russia, extending from Poland to the Pacific and from Nova Zembla to Tartaria.

The map is of interest for the use of Corea Gulf for the sea between Korea and Japan....
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

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Condition Rating: 3
LAURIE & WHITTLE.,  The Asiatic Part of the Russian Empire. . ., antique map, old maps LAURIE & WHITTLE. - The Asiatic Part of the Russian Empire. . .
London, 1794, In original colours.. 468x638mm. Very good condition.
Large map of Asiatic Russia and some of the Aleutians recently discovered. Many details and speculations.

Features the important discoveries of Vitus Behring (or Bering), including the Island where he died in 1741, and of Captain Cook’s third voyage (1776-1779) in search of a north-west ...
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$ 550
Approx. Euro 473  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR, J.,  Femme Tattare de Kazan., antique map, old maps GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR, J. - Femme Tattare de Kazan.
Paris,1801-1806, In attractive original colours.. 175x110mm. In very good condition.
Originally hand-colored costume mezzotint of a Kazakhstan women engraved by Félix Mixelle and Lachaussée Jeune after Jacques Grasset de Saint-Sauveur.
As an etcher, drawer and writer, Grasset de Saint-Sauveur was a prolific polygraph in keeping with the encyclopedic spirit of the eighteenth cen...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR, J.,  Femme du nord est de l'Asie., antique map, old maps GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR, J. - Femme du nord est de l'Asie.
Paris,1801-1806, In attractive original colours.. 175x110mm. In very good condition.
Originally hand-colored mezzotint of a woman from Nord East Russia engraved by Félix Mixelle and Lachaussée Jeune after Jacques Grasset de Saint-Sauveur.
As an etcher, drawer and writer, Grasset de Saint-Sauveur was a prolific polygraph in keeping with the encyclopedic spirit of the eighteenth ...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR, J.,  Femme de nord ets de l'Asie., antique map, old maps GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR, J. - Femme de nord ets de l'Asie.
Paris,1801-1806, In attractive original colours.. 175x110mm. In very good condition.
Originally hand-colored mezzotint of a woman from Nord West Asia engraved by Félix Mixelle and Lachaussée Jeune after Jacques Grasset de Saint-Sauveur.
As an etcher, drawer and writer, Grasset de Saint-Sauveur was a prolific polygraph in keeping with the encyclopedic spirit of the eighteenth ce...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR, J.,  Homme-nord-est de l'Asie., antique map, old maps GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR, J. - Homme-nord-est de l'Asie.
Paris,1801-1806, In attractive original colours.. 170x110mm. In very good condition.
Originally hand-colored costume mezzotint of a man of Nord East Russia engraved by Félix Mixelle and Lachaussée Jeune after Jacques Grasset de Saint-Sauveur.
As an etcher, drawer and writer, Grasset de Saint-Sauveur was a prolific polygraph in keeping with the encyclopedic spirit of the eightee...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VAUGONDY, R. de / DELAMARCHE,  Siberie ou Russie Asiatique, Tartarie Chinoise, Pays des Eluts et Isles du Japon., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de / DELAMARCHE - Siberie ou Russie Asiatique, Tartarie Chinoise, Pays des Eluts et Isles du Japon.
Paris, 1794 - 1806, In original o/l colours.. 241x289mm. Good and strong impression on solid paper. Very good condition.
Map of the Kamchatka peninsula, Russian Far East., Korea, Japan, with Hokkaido labeled "Terre del Jeso".
By C. F. Delamarche, successor of Robert de Vaugondy, Geographer.
The map is of interest for the use of Mer de Corrée for the sea b...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR, J.,  Kirguisienne., antique map, old maps GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR, J. - Kirguisienne.
Paris,1801-1806, In attractive original colours.. 175x100mm. In very good condition.
Originally hand-colored mezzotint from 'Costumes civils actuels de tous les peuples connus', showing a native of Kyrgyzstan, a Central Asian country along the Silk Road, the ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean.

Engraved by Félix Mixelle and Lachaussée Jeune after Jacq...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
WEBBER, J.,  The narta, or Sledge for burdens in Kamtschatka., antique map, old maps WEBBER, J. - The narta, or Sledge for burdens in Kamtschatka.
London, Boydell and Co., 1808, In original colours.. 281x412mm. Contemp. handcoloured aquatint, published by Boydell (and successor), London, 1808[-20], on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1820.
Paper very slightly stained. Together with a text page.
The narta, or Sledge for burdens in Kamtschatka, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed as draughtsman on Cook's third voyage, which has been called "the most striking publication resulting from Cook's expeditions". (Pa... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,505  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BUISSON, F. / LAPIE, P.,  Sibérie avec l'Amérique Russe., antique map, old maps BUISSON, F. / LAPIE, P. - Sibérie avec l'Amérique Russe.
Paris, 1812, In original colours.. 225x297mm. In good condition.
Prepared by Pierre Lapie and published by François Buisson and included in "Atlas Complet Du Precis De La Geographie Universelle De M. Malte-Brun". Engraved by Chamouin.
An steel engraved map of Tartary and Alaska, embellished with an uncoloured pictorial title cartouche showing a bear amongst ...
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$ 120
Approx. Euro 103  

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Condition Rating: 2
KRUSENSTERN, A.J.,  Ansicht der Küste von Kamtschatka vom Cap Poworotnoy Nordlich hinauf - Ansicht der Einfahrt in die Awatscha Bay, in einer entfernung von 4 meilen., antique map, old maps KRUSENSTERN, A.J. - Ansicht der Küste von Kamtschatka vom Cap Poworotnoy Nordlich hinauf - Ansicht der Einfahrt in die Awatscha Bay, in einer entfernung von 4 meilen.
St.Petersburg, 1824, Uncoloured.. 385x540mm. Good margins, paper a little age-toned. Printed on heavy paper.
An original view in imperial folio size, originating from the original first edition (Russian & German) of Krusenstern's atlas to his voyage around the world: Atlas k puteshestviuu vokrug sveta kapitana Kruzenshtema. The view is plate 3 from the atlas and has the following captions: Ansicht der Küst... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

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Condition Rating: 2
VIVIEN DE ST MARTIN, L.,  Carte Generale de la Russie d'Asie ou Siberie. Par L. Vivien, Geographe . . ., antique map, old maps VIVIEN DE ST MARTIN, L. - Carte Generale de la Russie d'Asie ou Siberie. Par L. Vivien, Geographe . . .
Paris, Ménard et Desenne, 1825, In original o/l colours.. 360x580mm. Paper with light overall water staining. Dark impression. Two separate maps, when joined 360x580mm.
First edition, with a second edition in 1834 listed by Phillips. The map is well done, slightly smaller than the contemporary Brue and Lapie maps. Showing Asian part of Russia. Engraved by Giraldon Bovinet.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 230
Approx. Euro 198  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FERRARIO, G.,  [Taoism religion of the Callmoucks]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [Taoism religion of the Callmoucks].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x262mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting six Taoist deities engraved by D.K. Bonatti, after drawings by C. Bottigella. Plate N° 43. The Tatars people which live almost all in the north of Asia. These people are divided at present in three different nations: 1. Tartars thus named. 2. The Callmoucks and 3. The Moungales... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 45
Approx. Euro 39  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Tartars ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Tartars ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x262mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting a group of Tartars in traditional attire, engraved by D.K. Bonatti, after drawings by G.Gattina. Plate N° 45
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 ...
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$ 45
Approx. Euro 39  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Fauna and flora - Siberia]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Fauna and flora - Siberia].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x262mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting a donkey, a weasel and a squirrel, and three botanical plants in Siberia engraved by C.A.Raineri, after drawings by C. Bottigella. Plate N° 22.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, scien...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Tartares Katschins ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Tartares Katschins ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x262mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting people from Tartary engraved by Cantelli, after drawings by C. Bottigella. Plate N° 26.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Ostiaks ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Ostiaks ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x262mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting a Ostiaks people engraved by D.K. Bonatti, after drawings by C. Bottigella.
The Ostiak people are a tribe who inhabit the basin of the Ob in western Siberia belonging to the Finno-Ugric group and related to the Voguls. Plate N° 32.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costum...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Samoyedes ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Samoyedes ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x262mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting Samoyedes warming up around a camp fire engraved by D.K. Bonatti, after drawings by C. Bottigella. The Samoyedes is a tribe of the Ural-Altaic group, scattered in small groups over an immense area, from the Altai mountains down the basins of the Ob and Yenisei, and along the shor... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Yakuts ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Yakuts ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x262mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting Yakuts in traditional dress engraved by D.K. Bonatti, after drawings by C. Bottigella.
The Yakuts live in the Republic of Sakha (YakutiaYakutia), Khabarovsky krai. The Yakuts are divided into two primary groups, based on geography and economics. Yakuts in the north are tradit...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 2
BRADFORD, T-G.,  Siberia & Central Asia., antique map, old maps BRADFORD, T-G. - Siberia & Central Asia.
Boston, 1835, In original o/l colours.. 200x255mm. Very good condition.
This map covers the eastern section of Russia as well as China, Japan, Korea, India and Tibet.
The map is of interest for the use of Sea of Corea, the sea between Korea and Japan.
Each of the different areas are outlined in a pastel color with major rivers...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GAGARIN, G.,  OFFICIER des CASAQUES de la LIGNE et sa FILLE. Régiment Grébenskoï., antique map, old maps GAGARIN, G. - OFFICIER des CASAQUES de la LIGNE et sa FILLE. Régiment Grébenskoï.
Paris, A. Hauser, ca. 1846, In original colours.. 340x241mm. Hand coloured lithographed plate, heightened with gum Arabic. Paper browned. Else in good condition.
A very decorative print of a Casak officer and his daughter after Prince Grigory Grigorievich Gagarin and lithographed by J.Keller. Printed by Lemercier in Paris. The lithographed are beautifully finished with water colour and gum Arabic. Good detail of the costume.
From the series Costume...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
PETERMANN, A. / FULLERTON, A.,  Kamchatka according to A.Erman . . ., antique map, old maps PETERMANN, A. / FULLERTON, A. - Kamchatka according to A.Erman . . .
London / Edinburgh, 1850, In original colours.. 245x138mm. Steel engraved map. Very fine condition.
FIRST EDITION Map of the Kamchatka Peninsula, Siberia, from Gazetteer of the World. Drawn by Augustus Petermann, engraved by G. H. Swanston.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 40
Approx. Euro 34  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FULLARTON, A.,  Portions of the Russian Empire in eastern & western Asia., antique map, old maps FULLARTON, A. - Portions of the Russian Empire in eastern & western Asia.
London, 1860, In original colours.. 237x279mm. Very good condition. Three little tears (1cm) in border.
Two maps on one sheet. Components: The Aral Sea according to Khanikoff -- Kamchatka according to A. Erman. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. No. 8 from Fullarton's Royal Illustrated Atlas of Modern Geography.
Includes seven illustrations in the border depicting lifestyles of the regio...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
RIVIERA, P.,  Asia Centrale, Tibet Thian - Scian - Nan - Lu, Mongolia Grand Deserto &., antique map, old maps RIVIERA, P. - Asia Centrale, Tibet Thian - Scian - Nan - Lu, Mongolia Grand Deserto &.
Genova, 1860, In original colours.. 270x340mm. Steel engraved map with large margins. In very fine condition.
From the "Geografia Commerciale". Steel engraving with attractive original outline colour, printed on thick paper with wide margins. Engraved by C. Magrini.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 3
SDUK,  Eastern Siberia., antique map, old maps SDUK - Eastern Siberia.
London, Edward Stanford, 1864, In original o/l colours.. 330x390mm. Very good condition.
Very detailed steel engraved map of Siberia, including the peninsular of Kamchatka. Relief shown by hachures.
The map is based after Piadischev, Lutke and others.
Engraved by J. and C. Walker and published by "The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge" or SDUK....
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MIGEON, J.,  Sibérie ou Russie d'Asie., antique map, old maps MIGEON, J. - Sibérie ou Russie d'Asie.
Paris, 1874, Original colours.. 275x410mm. Steel engraving in very good condition.
A decorative map of Siberia from Géographie Universelle, Atlas Migeon. published by J. Migeon.
From one of the last decorative atlases published in the 19th century....
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$ 60
Approx. Euro 52  

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Condition Rating: 2
LAUNAY, A.,  Mission de Mandchourie., antique map, old maps LAUNAY, A. - Mission de Mandchourie.
Lille, 1890, In original printed colours.. 425x250mm. Coloured lithography. Paper very slightly age toned. Accompanied by one page description of the region in French.
Important missionary map showing Manchuria in Russia and China, prepared by Adrien Launay, who was a French Missionary and later chronicler of the history of the French Missions in Indo-China at end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th Centuries. His work became a primary reference for many future ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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Condition Rating: 3
AGENCE DE PRESSE NOVOSTI,  U.R.S.S. Industrie. Sibérie et Extreme-Orient. (4), antique map, old maps AGENCE DE PRESSE NOVOSTI - U.R.S.S. Industrie. Sibérie et Extreme-Orient. (4)
USSR, 1978, Coloured.. 480x670mm. Some old folds, margins a bit frayed, generally in good condition.
Map of Siberia. Propaganda poster for Russia's in and export of industrial goods from Siberia. Editions de l'Agence de presse Novosti".

More about War Maps & Propaganda maps [+]...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Taiwan
BLAEU, J.,  Fokien Imperii Sinarum Provincia undecima., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Fokien Imperii Sinarum Provincia undecima.
Amsterdam, 1660, In original colours.. 402x485mm. In very good condition. From the rare Spanish text edition.
The province of Fokien lies opposite Taiwan and south of the region described in the above map. The coast is shown from Wen-zhou in the north to Fu-zhou and as far south as the city of Quan-zhou (Changcheu).
In the lower corner is the Northwest part of Taiwan. The attractive title cartouche is ...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MONTANUS, A.,  The citie and Castle Zelandia in the Island of Taywan. / Stadt en casteel Zelandia op 't Eilant Taywan., antique map, old maps MONTANUS, A. - The citie and Castle Zelandia in the Island of Taywan. / Stadt en casteel Zelandia op 't Eilant Taywan.
Amsterdam, 1675, Uncoloured.. 295x350mm. Dark impression. Very good condition.
This important copperplate engraving is one of the earliest European views of Taiwan, depicting the Dutch fortifications and trading settlement on the West coast of the island at Fort Zeelandia (Anping).
The settlement at Zeelandia established in 1624 provided an important local trading outpos...
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$ 2,300
Approx. Euro 1,978  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PSALMANAZAR, G.,  Description de l'Isle Formosa en Asie, du gouvernement.., antique map, old maps PSALMANAZAR, G. - Description de l'Isle Formosa en Asie, du gouvernement..
Amsterdam, 1708, Uncoloured.. 152x93mm. XLIV,406,13pp. 19th century half brown calf. With1 folding map of Japan and 17 engraved plates some of them folding.
Complete title: Description de l'Isle Formosa en Asia, du gouvernement, des Moers & de la religion des habitans. 1708 French edition of one of the most famous fictitious travel books ever published. It offered a complete and detailed description of the island Formosa and the life and customs of its ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,720  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  Fort de Zeelande ou de Taiovang., antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - Fort de Zeelande ou de Taiovang.
Amsterdam, F. Bernard, 1725, Uncoloured.. 155x195mm. Very good condition. Folds as issued. Dark impression.
Rare view of Fort Zeelandia, which was a fortress built over ten years from 1624–1634 by the Dutch East India Company, in the town of Anping (Tainan) on the island of Formosa, present day Taiwan, during their 38-year rule over the western part of it.
From the French re-issue of the account of e...
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$ 700
Approx. Euro 602  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
STOCKLEIN, J.,  Allerhand So Lehrals Geistreiche Brief, Schrifften. . ., antique map, old maps STOCKLEIN, J. - Allerhand So Lehrals Geistreiche Brief, Schrifften. . .
Augsburg, 1726, Uncoloured.. 330x205mm. Parts 5-8 in one volume (of up to 38 parts in 5 vol.). Contemp. full calf. Lower part spine damaged. Most pages slightly stained as usual.
With 4 (3 folding) maps and 4 (3 folding) plates.(11),110,(2): (11),64,(62); (10),96; (9),106; (11),100 pp.
The parts 5 till 8 of missionary letters including the East and West Indies.
In part 6 on the pages 35 till 39 we find a interesting description of Taiwan, illustrated with a fold...
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$ 2,250
Approx. Euro 1,935  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
STOCKLEIN, J.,  Die Insel Formosa neu abgemessen auf Befehl Kaysers Kamhi., antique map, old maps STOCKLEIN, J. - Die Insel Formosa neu abgemessen auf Befehl Kaysers Kamhi.
Augsburg, 1726, Uncoloured.. 179x222mm. A few, mainly marginal light brown spots, generally in fine condition. Dark impression.
One of the earliest obtainable printed map of Taiwan or Formosa Island. It was issued around 1726 to illustrate Joseph Stöcklein's [Stoecklein] compellation of Jesuit missionary letters "Allerhand So Lehr-als Geist-reiche Brief, Schrifften, und Reis-Beschreibungen".
The map presents the wester...
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,032  

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Condition Rating: 3
STOCKLEIN, J.,  Die Insel Formosa neu abgemessen auf Befehl Kaysers Kamhi., antique map, old maps STOCKLEIN, J. - Die Insel Formosa neu abgemessen auf Befehl Kaysers Kamhi.
Augsburg, 1726, Uncoloured.. 179x222mm. Paper slightly spotted. In good condition. Dark impression.
One of the earliest, if not the earliest, obtainable printed map of Taiwan or Formosa Island. It was issued around 1726 to illustrate Joseph Stöcklein's compellation of Jesuit missionary letters "Allerhand So Lehr-als Geist-reiche Brief, Schrifften, und Reis-Beschreibungen".
The map presents th...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

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ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Province de Fo-Kien. [Includes West Coast of Taiwan] , antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Province de Fo-Kien. [Includes West Coast of Taiwan]
The Hague, H. Scheurleer, 1737, Uncoloured.. 370x320mm. Repaired tear ar in lower right corner. Very good condition.
Important map of Fujian Province, showing the east coast of China and the west coast of Taiwan.It shows that for the Manchu Qing, only the western half of Formosa was considered part of the Province of Fujian. It is not that the map maker was unaware of the shape of the eastern part of the island: r... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,032  

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BELLIN, J.N.,  L'Isle Formose et Partie des Costes de la Chine., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - L'Isle Formose et Partie des Costes de la Chine.
Paris, 1750, Coloured.. 234x284mm. In very good condition.
This well-known map of Taiwan is based on Jesuit information. The text along the island's east-coast claims: Of this coast little is known.
Jacques Nicolaas Bellin (1703-1772) was one of the most important and proficient French cartographers of the mid-eighteenth century. He was appointed ...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

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BELLIN, J.N.,  L'Isle Formose et parties des Costes de la Chine.., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - L'Isle Formose et parties des Costes de la Chine..
Paris, 1756, Coloured.. 234x285mm. In very good condition.
This well-known map of Taiwan is prepared by Jacques Nicolas Bellin and was based on Jesuit information. The text along the island's east-coast claims: Of this coast little is known .
The map is also showing part of the coast of China and the Island of Magong. The map marks the ruines of...
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$ 800
Approx. Euro 688  

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BELLIN, J.N.,  L'Isle Formose et parties des Costes de la Chine. . ., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - L'Isle Formose et parties des Costes de la Chine. . .
Paris, 1763, Coloured.. 236x285mm. In good condition.
This well-known map of Taiwan is prepared by Jacques Nicolas Bellin and was based on Jesuit information. The text along the island's east-coast claims: Of this coast little is known .
The map is also showing part of the coast of China and the Island of Magong. The map marks the ruines of...
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$ 900
Approx. Euro 774  

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BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte de L'Isle Formose aux  Costes de la Chine., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte de L'Isle Formose aux Costes de la Chine.
Paris, 1763, Coloured.. 222x171mm. Light age toning, but generally in good condition.
This well-known map of Taiwan is based on Jesuit information. One of the first maps to give the name Taiwan to island of Formosa. The mountains in the center have the large words "Tai-Oan ou Isle Formose".
The principal town is called Tai-ouan ou Taivan. The ruin of Fort Zelandia is marked. The...
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$ 800
Approx. Euro 688  

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DE LA CONCEPTION, J.,  Mapa De la parte de la Isla Formosa sa perteneciente al Emperadotde la China sacado por Ord. De S.M., antique map, old maps DE LA CONCEPTION, J. - Mapa De la parte de la Isla Formosa sa perteneciente al Emperadotde la China sacado por Ord. De S.M.
Manilla, Seminario Conciliar, y Real de San Carlos, 1788-1792, Uncoloured.. 120x167mm. Printed on rice paper. Paper slightly browned and some paper cracks under laid.
Extremely rare map of the west coast of Taiwan, Magong and the Chinese coast. From "Historia general de Philipinas. Conquistas espirituales y temporales de estos españoles dominios, establecimientos progresos, y decadencias" by Juan de la Concepcion. The work was printed in Manila at "La Imprenta... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 15,000
Approx. Euro 12,900  

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LA PÉROUSE, J.F.G.,  Carte des decouvertes, faites en 1787 dans les mers de Chine et de Tartarie, par les Fregates Francaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe, depuis leur depart de Manille jusqu'à leur arrivee au Kamtschatka. 1ere. feuille., antique map, old maps LA PÉROUSE, J.F.G. - Carte des decouvertes, faites en 1787 dans les mers de Chine et de Tartarie, par les Fregates Francaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe, depuis leur depart de Manille jusqu'à leur arrivee au Kamtschatka. 1ere. feuille.
Paris, 1797, Uncoloured.. 493x685mm. A good and dark impression, very good. Folded, as issued.
La Pérouse's important chart depicting the discoveries he made in 1787 in the seas of China and Tartary. The travels are charted from the Philippines to the south of Taiwan and the Pescadores. The ship swings around the eastern side of the island and goes north to a p... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

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VANDERMAELEN, Ph.,  [2 sheets] Partie de la Chine. N°.88, 99., antique map, old maps VANDERMAELEN, Ph. - [2 sheets] Partie de la Chine. N°.88, 99.
Brussels, 1825-1827, Original colours.. 473x567mm. Lithography, in original colours. Paper very slightly age toned. Plano sheets.
A set of 2 maps covering Taiwan, Ryukyo Islands, Okinawa and southern part of coast of province of Quangdong and part of Fujian. Two columns of text with a historical description of China's contact with Asian and Western countries.

From his famous Atlas Universel . This atlas was ...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

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