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China/Hong Kong/Tibet
ANONYMOUS., Hong Kong [ephemera]., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS. - Hong Kong [ephemera].
Hong Kong, ca.1920, Original colors. 375x175mm. In very good condition.
Three early labels related to Hong Kong. Sizes range from 100 mm to 170 mm. Nicely mounted under passepartout. Three fantastic pieces of ephemera!... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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Arabian Peninsula
ORTELIUS, A., Turcici imperii descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Turcici imperii descriptio.
Antwerp, 1570, Uncoloured. 380x505mm. Overall very good condition with minor margin toning and the odd margin age spot.
From Ortelius' 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum', the first regularly produced, and uniform format, modern atlas of the World. Reference literature: MARCEL P.R. van den Broecke, Ortelius Atlas Maps, An illustrated Guide, Number 168. "...Succeeded by plate 169 which has a cartouche with two putti at the top,... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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PORCACCHI, T., Costantinopoli., antique map, old maps PORCACCHI, T. - Costantinopoli.
Venice, 1590, Uncoloured.. 105x142mm. In excellent condition. Map may have been cleaned. Dark impression, good margins. With some MS writing in old ink. (olim Bizantyium). Italian text below and on verso.
Copper engraving, engraved by Girolamo Porro, set in descriptive Italian text with woodcut headpiece and historiated initial letter.
First published in 1572, this example of Porcacchi’s map of Constantinople is from a later edition of L’Isole piu famose del Mondo, one of the most beauti...
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RUSCELLI, G., Tabula Asiae I., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Tabula Asiae I.
Venice, 1598, Uncoloured.. 180x245mm. Some discolouration along center fold and paper thinning. Paper age toned and slightly spotted. Italian text on verso. Size of sheet : 245 x 350mm.
The third state of Ruscelli's map of Turkey, based upon Claudius Ptolemy. Showing Asia Minor and parts of the Black Sea and Cyprus.
Girolamo Ruscelli first published the map in his "La Geographi di Claudio Tolomeo" (Venice, 1561), with the present example being from the 1598 edition of the wo...
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MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.,  Turcici Imperii Imago., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - Turcici Imperii Imago.
Amsterdam, 1633, Coloured.. 360x486mm. French text on verso. Strong impression. Wide margins. Some minor age toning. Verso reinforced centerfold.
A very decorative map. On top of title cartouche the portrait of Sultan Mahumet Turcorum Imperat .

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JANSONIUS, J.,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps JANSONIUS, J. - Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, 1650, In original colours.. 410x520mm. Paper slightly age toned and spotted, printed on heavy paper. Repair of split lower part center fold. In good condition.
A very handsome map with a particularly fine cartouche showing the Turkish Sultan on his throne and allegorical figures at either side brandishing weapons. Sailing ships can be seen in the Arabian Sea and the Mediterranean. The geography is reasonably accurate for the time with many place names giv... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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SANSON, Nicolas., Carte des Trois Arabies., antique map, old maps SANSON, Nicolas. - Carte des Trois Arabies.
Paris, 1654, Original o/l colours.. 485x400mm. In good condition: Light browning and some spotting. Repaired hole at centre; vertical folds at left, centre of map backed with paper, cut to plate mark at top and bottom.
Rare. This may be the first large map entirely devoted to the Arabian Peninsula containing recent information on the subject. Overall, this is a clear and attractive map, despite the obvious geographical errors. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, P.,  Carte des Trois Arabies. Tiree en Partie de l'Arabe de Nubie, en Partie de Divers autres Autheurs. . ., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, P. - Carte des Trois Arabies. Tiree en Partie de l'Arabe de Nubie, en Partie de Divers autres Autheurs. . .
Paris, 1654, In original o/l colours.. 396x490mm. A dark impression. Paper has been washed and strengthened due to foxing. Refreshment of old colour.
Rare map of the Arabian Peninsula, first published in 1654 and one of the first large maps focused specifically on the Arabian Peninsula. Sanson's map of the Arabian Peninsula continued to influence maps of the region throughout the latter part of the 17th century.
Engraved by Jean Somer.
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DU VAL, P.,  Arabie., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Arabie.
Paris, 1676, In original o/l colours.. 102x125mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Marginal water staining just affecting engraved area. Very good and dark impression.
Scarce miniature map of the Arabian peninsular, from Pierre Duval's La Geographie Universeille dated 1676. Following his Cartes de géographie in 1657, Pierre Duval published this smaller size atlas which contains a larger quantity of maps. The maps in the atlas appear to be derived fro... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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MORDEN, Robert., The Turkish Empire in Asia., antique map, old maps MORDEN, Robert. - The Turkish Empire in Asia.
London, 1680, Coloured.. 110x128mm. Map is matted, has probably been cleaned and coloured, slight stain to lower margin. Decent margins, dark impression.
A pretty little miniature map from Robert Morden's Geography rectified, published in London towards the end of the seventeenth century. The atlas contained 64 miniature maps of all over the world.
This map covers from southern Ukraine to Basra in the Persian Gulf. Also takes in the east...
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DAPPER, O., De Hock van Aden mt Rode Meer., antique map, old maps DAPPER, O. - De Hock van Aden mt Rode Meer.
Nuremberg, 1681, Uncoloured.. 280x355mm. Excellent example with crisp dark impression. Only slightest soiling. Central fold as issued.
Fine view of Aden in Yemen from the seaside, engraved by Boener. With several large sailing ships, smaller fishing boats, the fortification on the hilltop, and the city in the background. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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L'ISLE, G. de.,  Carte de la Turquie de l'Arabie et de la Perse., antique map, old maps L'ISLE, G. de. - Carte de la Turquie de l'Arabie et de la Perse.
Paris, 1701, In original o/l colours.. 470x625mm. Paper very slightly age toned. Good and dark impression.
Very rare state with the address : Chez l’Auteur, Rue des Canettes prez St. Sulpice. Avec Privilège, 1701". This early state with "rue des Canettes" imprint, is very rare.
The map is depicting the Ottoman Empire, and the Arabian Peninsula showing Bahrain, Oman and Mecca. Showing also South Eur...
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VANDER AA, P.,  Reys-togt Thomas Coryat van Jerusalem te Land gedaan na Asmere de Hof-Stadt des Grooten Mogols in Oostindien., antique map, old maps VANDER AA, P. - Reys-togt Thomas Coryat van Jerusalem te Land gedaan na Asmere de Hof-Stadt des Grooten Mogols in Oostindien.
Leiden, 1706, Coloured.. 160x230mm. Short upper margin. In good condition.
Regional map, illustrating the narrative of Thomas Coryat's travels by land from Jerusalem to the Court of the Great Mogul. Coryat travelled to Ajmer in India to the court of the Great Mogul, Jahangir, from July 1615 to September 1616.
Some reasonable detail in the Arabian Peninsular.

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SEUTTER, M.,  Magni Turcarum Dominatoris Imperium per Europam . . ., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Magni Turcarum Dominatoris Imperium per Europam . . .
Augsburg, 1730, In original colours.. 495x580mm. Repair of split lower part center fold, hardly notable. Paper has been flattened. A good and dark impression, printed on heavy paper.
Alluring map of the Near and Middle East centered on Turkey, giving good detail in the Arabian Peninsula.
With large cartouche in lower left depicting figures with turbans offering tribute to the dignitary: a resting lion and a soldier protectively holding a globe stand on guard.

Mat...
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HOMANN, J.B., Imperium Turcicum in Europa, Asia et Africa., antique map, old maps HOMANN, J.B. - Imperium Turcicum in Europa, Asia et Africa.
Nurnberg, 1737, Coloured.. 490x580mm. In good condition, map may have been cleaned, top border uneven, paper creases along bottom border. Good impression.
Johann Baptist Homann's well-engraved map of the Turkish Empire with a fine decorative title cartouche. Striking map of the Turkish Empire stretching from the Balkan peninsula to the Caspian Sea and from Egypt through the Arabian peninsula. The elaborate title cartouche is surrounded by figures repr... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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DE LETH,H.,  Estats de L'Empire du Grand Seigneur dit Sultan et Ottomans Empereur des Turcs. . ., antique map, old maps DE LETH,H. - Estats de L'Empire du Grand Seigneur dit Sultan et Ottomans Empereur des Turcs. . .
Amsterdam, 1740, In original o/l colours.. 181x222mm. Very good condition.
The map shows the extent of the Ottoman Empire from the Balkans to Persia, including all of Arabia and North Africa (an inset map at lower left shows the continuation of the African coast to present day Algeria).
There is a short text on map regarding the Nile and its source in Ethiopia. In the...
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D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Vues des Cap d'Aden, de St. Antoine, et de Bab-El-Mandeb, sur la Côte Méridionale de l'Arabie Heureuse. Vues de l'Isle de Socotra, antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Vues des Cap d'Aden, de St. Antoine, et de Bab-El-Mandeb, sur la Côte Méridionale de l'Arabie Heureuse. Vues de l'Isle de Socotra
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Uncoloured.. 485x330mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some marginal water staining down.
Coast profiles near Cape Aden in Yemen and in lower part coastal profiles near Socotra, an island east of the Horn of Africa and 380 kilometers (240 mi) south of the Arabian Peninsula.
D' Après de Mannevillette (1707-1780) was a famous French sailor and hydrograph. During a voyage to China in ...
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SANTINI, P. /REMONDINI, M./ ROBERT de VAUGONDY, G.,  Etats du Grand Seigneur en Asie Pays des Usbecs, Arabie et Egypte. . ., antique map, old maps SANTINI, P. /REMONDINI, M./ ROBERT de VAUGONDY, G. - Etats du Grand Seigneur en Asie Pays des Usbecs, Arabie et Egypte. . .
Venise, 1778, In original o/l colours.. 480x550mm. Good and dark impression. Wide margins.
Detailed map of the region bounded by the Black Sea, Georgia, the Caspian, Uzbekistan, The Indian Ocean, Saudi Arabia (here called "Arabie Heureuse"), Egypt and the Red Sea. With fine rococo cartouche lower left showing natives smoking hookah.
Published by P.Santini, after R. de Vaugondy.
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DESNOS / BRION,  Perse, Turquie Asiatique et Arabie. . ., antique map, old maps DESNOS / BRION - Perse, Turquie Asiatique et Arabie. . .
Paris, 1790, In original colours.. 280x477mm. Very good condition.
Attractive map covering the Arabian Peninsula, Turkey, Palestine, the Caucasus, today's Iraq and Iran.
Flanked by two columns of French text containing geographical information about the area. Map and border were printed from two separate plates with the text on glued down sheets, as issued. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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Japan
ORTELIUS, A., Iaponia Insula., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Iaponia Insula.
Antwerp, 1609, Later hand colouring. 95x120mm. In very good condition! Strong print and paper.
A very nice miniature map of Japan, with major cities named, title cartouche at the bottom and the sea is stipple engraved.
The map was engraved by the brothers Ambrose and Ferdinand Arsenius, who had been co-engravers of Ortelius’ folio "Theatrum". This map comes from miniature atlas “Epitome...
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MERCATOR / HONDIUS., Iaponia, antique map, old maps MERCATOR / HONDIUS. - Iaponia
Amsterdam, 1619, Coloured. 340x445mm. In excellent condition. Wide margins. Beautiful colours. French text on verso.
Jodocus Hondius' fine map early 17th century map of the islands of Japan, first issued as one of the new maps in the expended Mercator Hondius Atlas of 1606.
The map is closely modelled on the Ortelius-Teixeira outline of 1595 and includes Korea as an elongated island and the three principal isl...
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BLAEU, J.,  Japonia Regnum., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Japonia Regnum.
Amsterdam, 1655, Original colours.. 417x589mm. A few placed underlaid due to oxidation of green paint. No text on verso. Dark impression.
The first map to correctly show Korea as a peninsula. This was to remain the standard form of Japan until the eighteenth century and although replaced by the maps of Reland and Kaempfer, it is in its outline, closer to the true shape of Japan than either of these or indeed any printed map before the... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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CHATELAIN, H.,, Succession des Empereurs du Japon avec une Description du Meutre de L’Empereur Cubo..., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H., - Succession des Empereurs du Japon avec une Description du Meutre de L’Empereur Cubo...
Amsterdam, 1719, Attractive Colours. 380x440mm. In fine condition on water-marked paper with mild age toning.
A composite sheet with a small map of Japan and two detailed views, one depicting the murder of the Emperor Cubo, the other, the reception of the Dutch ambassadors, each with a lengthy panel of French text.
Map of Japan, titled “Carte du Japon”. Two larger engravings after Montanus.
Henr...
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TIRION, I.,  Nauw-keurige Kaart van 't Keizerryk Japan. . ., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - Nauw-keurige Kaart van 't Keizerryk Japan. . .
Amsterdam, 1728, Coloured.. 250x325mm. Short right hand margin as issued. Dark impression.
Tirion's first and decorative map of Japan modeled on Kaempfer's map.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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Brion de la Tour, L., Carte de la Coree et du Japon., antique map, old maps Brion de la Tour, L. - Carte de la Coree et du Japon.
Paris, 1790-1798, later colouring. 240x345mm. very good condition.
Louis Brion de la Tour (1756-1823), French geographer. ' Atlas Géneral, Civil et Ecclésiastique', 1766, ' Atlas Général', 1790-98. From Brunet's 'Histoire Universelle, depuis le commencement du monde jusqu'a present'.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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BLACK, A.& C.,  Japan., antique map, old maps BLACK, A.& C. - Japan.
Edinburg, 1884, Original colours.. 390x285mm. Lithography in colours.
A detailed lithographed map of Japan including Hokkaido and including a small inset of the environs of Tokyo & Yokohama. Lower part map a numbered key to divisions and provinces.
The islands of Matsu Sima (Dugelet I.) and Hornet are mentioned....
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MIGEON, J., Japon., antique map, old maps MIGEON, J. - Japon.
Paris, 1893, In original colouring.. 425x313mm. Excellent condition.
Highly detailed map features Japan, plus all the islands of Kurilles and Riu - Kiu. From "Nouvel Atlas Illustre Géographie Universelle", published in Paris by J. Migeon. With a small engraving at the top left hand of Tokio (Tokyo). Engraving by Fillatreau, the map by G. Lorsignol.
From one of th...
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Japan cities
MALLET, A. M.,  Miaco., antique map, old maps MALLET, A. M. - Miaco.
Paris, 1683, Coloured.. 149x104mm. In attractive colours.
A late 17th century miniature view of the skyline of Miaco (Kyoto). By Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well traveled military engineer and geographer who worked in 17th century France under King Louis XIV... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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CHATELAIN, H.,  Succession Des Empereurs Du Japon Avec Une Description Du Meurtre De L'Empereur Cubo Et La Reception Des Ambassadeurs Hollandais. . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Succession Des Empereurs Du Japon Avec Une Description Du Meurtre De L'Empereur Cubo Et La Reception Des Ambassadeurs Hollandais. . .
Amsterdam, 1720, Coloured.. 376x435mm. Near to mint condition. Very good impression.
The plate is showing the murder of the Emperor Cubo at Kyoto, the arrival of one of the early Dutch embassies.
A small map of Honshu in a central panel. Plate from his "Atlas Historique"....
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PICARD, B., Ceremonie Nuptiale du Japon / Ceremonie Funebre du Japon., antique map, old maps PICARD, B. - Ceremonie Nuptiale du Japon / Ceremonie Funebre du Japon.
Paris, 1727, Uncoloured. 315x415mm. Excellent dark impression. Some faint soiling and toning. Two old vertical creases.
Two fine copper engravings, on a large folio sheet. The highly detailed views show wedding and funeral ceremonies of Japan.
Published in "Cérémonies et Coutumes religieuses de tous les Peuples du Monde"....
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DHEULLAND,  Plan du port et de la ville de Nangasaki., antique map, old maps DHEULLAND - Plan du port et de la ville de Nangasaki.
Paris, 1760, Coloured.. 200x450mm. In decorative colours. Paper slightly age toned. Lower right margin cut and with folds as issued.
This plan originates from Charlevoix's work Histoire et description Générele du Japon . His first in 1715 published work was the Histoire de l'etablissement du christianisme au Japon (History of the establishment of christianitying Japan) the text of whi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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TITSINGH, I.,  La factorerie chinoise a nagasaki, dans la rue Teng-chan (fondée en 1688)., antique map, old maps TITSINGH, I. - La factorerie chinoise a nagasaki, dans la rue Teng-chan (fondée en 1688).
Paris, A. Nepveu, 1820, In original colours.. 195x260mm. Paper slightly age toned. On heavy paper. In good condition.
The Chinese traders at Nagasaki were confined to a walled compound which was located in the same vicinity as Dejima island; and the activities of the Chinese, though less strictly controlled than the Dutch, were closely monitored and scrutinized by the Nagasaki bugyo.

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FURNE & CIE.,  Vue de Nangasaki., antique map, old maps FURNE & CIE. - Vue de Nangasaki.
Paris, 1842, Coloured.. 115x175mm. Steel engraving. Some light brown spotting, mainly in the margins.
Steel engraved town-view of Nagasaki from the water, identifying clearly Deshima, the V.O.C. trading post and the Dutch flag. Japanese and Chinese sloops in the fore ground.
Engraved by Alp.Boilly....
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[ANONYMOUS],  Parthie aus dem Binnensee [Japan], antique map, old maps [ANONYMOUS] - Parthie aus dem Binnensee [Japan]
Japan, c. 1890, Uncoloured.. 127x246mm. Drawing on paper.
Anonymous drawing made by a German during his visit to Japan. The drawing shows a lake with two Japanese vessels and a building with a Japanese flag in an mountainous landscape.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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Tartarie / Siberia
DE WIT, F.,  Tabula Tartariae et majoris partis regni Chinae., antique map, old maps DE WIT, F. - Tabula Tartariae et majoris partis regni Chinae.
Amsterdam, 1680, Coloured.. 435x555mm. A fine copy printed on heavy paper. Some light discolouration of paper along the center fold.
Stretching from the Caspian Sea in the west to Formosa in the south-east. Including the peninsula of Korea, Japan and the east coast of Yedso. Decorated with finely engraved mountains and trees.
Decorative title cartouche held by cherubs on the upper right corner.
Engraved by Jan L'huili...
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MOLL,H.,  Great or Asiatick Tartary, Agreable to Modern History., antique map, old maps MOLL,H. - Great or Asiatick Tartary, Agreable to Modern History.
London, 1727, Coloured.. 177x255mm. Dark impression. Good conditions.
Map of Tartary to Peking. The eastern coastline of Asia is almost flat, with no attempt to mark Kamchatka.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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TIRION, I.,  Nieuwe kaart van Tartarie., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - Nieuwe kaart van Tartarie.
Amsterdam 1750, Original colours.. 280x343mm. In very attractive original colours. Wide margins.
A map of Tartary, Korea and part of Japan. The map is most notable for the confusion between Kamchatka and Iesso. Hokaido labelled Compagnie Land
From: Nieuwe en Beknopte Hand-Atlas, bestaande in eene Verzameling van eenige der algemeenste en nodigste Landkaarten.....
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VAUGONDY, R. de,  Partie Orientale de l'Empire de Russie en Asie., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - Partie Orientale de l'Empire de Russie en Asie.
Paris, 1752, In original o/l colours.. 465x585mm. Marginal water staining, for the rest a good impression and condition.
Detailed map of the north-eastern part of Russia, including Siberia, Kamchatka, the island of Sakhalin.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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BONNE, R., Partie Orientale de l ’Empire de Russie. . ., antique map, old maps BONNE, R. - Partie Orientale de l ’Empire de Russie. . .
Paris, 1771, Original Colour. 435x320mm. In fine condition with centrefold as issued.
A striking map of western Russia. Includes Tartarian Russia with Siberia and the Bering Strait, and from the Arctic Ocean to the Caspian Sea, Sakhalin and Kamchatka.
The extreme eastern coast of Siberia exhibits information gathered by the explorations of Vitus Bering and Tschirikow, especiall...
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DE LA TOUR, L., Carte de la Tartarie Independante. . ., antique map, old maps DE LA TOUR, L. - Carte de la Tartarie Independante. . .
Paris, 1780, Uncolored. 245x345mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
An interesting detailed map of the region stretching from Khorasan to Grand Tibet and north to Siberia. By Brion de la Tour in Paris in 1780. From Historie Universale.
Louis Brion de la Tour (1756-1823) was the Cartographer Royal to the King of France, his official title being "Ingenieur...
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BELLIN, J., Carte de la Tartarie Orientale Manchuria China., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carte de la Tartarie Orientale Manchuria China.
Paris, 1785, Coloured.. 210x310mm. In fine condition with multi folds that are now flattened out.
A fine copperplate map of Manchuria China and parts of Siberia Russia by the cartographer Bellin in Paris in 1785. It is from the Italian edition.
It features a decorative cartouche. Published in Antonine de Prevost’s D’Esile’s Hiatoire Generale des Voyages.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (...
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BRODTMANN, J., Group of Tartars (IV ter Stamm)., antique map, old maps BRODTMANN, J. - Group of Tartars (IV ter Stamm).
Zurich, 1816, Uncolored. 390x310mm. In fine condition with mild age toning.
Three oriental figures in a landscape; a female and two males. From a natural history or ethnographic folio by renowned Swiss artist and lithographer Carl (Karl) Joseph Brodtmann (1787-1862).
Carl Joseph Brodtmann was an accomplished Swiss artist and lithographer, as well as a printmaker, pub...
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LIZARS, D., Asia [top panel]., antique map, old maps LIZARS, D. - Asia [top panel].
Edinburgh ca 1820, In original o/l colours.. 385x875mm. In good condition, with one clean tear to top left margin plus one other. Folds as issued. Slight discolouration to folds. Good margins, decent impression.
One sheet of a two sheet large format map of Asia by Daniel Lizars of Edinburgh. With nice 'soft' original outline colour. The map covers from the eastern edge of the Mediterranean Sea to the Sea of Kamchatka, showing the vastness of Siberia, the Arctic, and as far south as the Aral Sea and northern... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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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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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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Holy Land & Jerusalem
SCHEDEL, H.,  Quinta Etas Mundi. Folium. LXVI. (Visionary Temple of Ezekiel.), antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Quinta Etas Mundi. Folium. LXVI. (Visionary Temple of Ezekiel.)
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Uncoloured.. 438x305mm. Letter press with wood block prints. Size of the sheet : 438x305mm. Dark impression on large sheet. Good condition.
The Latin text page is illustrated with on recto and verso depictions of the visionary Temple of Ezekiel. Kings.
Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published the year that Columbus returned to Europe after discovering A...
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Münster, S., Die Heylige Statt Jerusalem., antique map, old maps Münster, S. - Die Heylige Statt Jerusalem.
Basle, ca. 1550, . 150x370mm. Several impefection, slightly browned, right bottom edge missing.
A very decorative coloured woodcut of Jerusalem by Sebastian Münster. It shows the city from a birds-eye perspective. Mount Zion is in background.
From a German edition of the famous "Cosmography". With very nice colours! ...
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TORNIELLO, A.,  Terrae Chanaan Inter XII Tribuus Israel Distributae Orthographia., antique map, old maps TORNIELLO, A. - Terrae Chanaan Inter XII Tribuus Israel Distributae Orthographia.
Frankfurt, Jacobus Fischeru, 1609, Uncoloured.. 310x405mm. Paper slightly age toned.
The land Canaan distributed among the 12 Tribes. A rare and elegantly simple Holy Land map from Torniello's Annales Sacri & Profani, featuring only the 12 tribal divisions of the land of Canaan, a few major place names, and a bold strapwork title cartouche.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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FILLOEUL, P., Carte de la Terre Sainte ou Palestine., antique map, old maps FILLOEUL, P. - Carte de la Terre Sainte ou Palestine.
Paris, 1729, Attractive Colouring. 240x400mm. In fine condition with usual light age toning.
A striking map of the Holy Land (Palestine). It is from "METHODE POUR ETUDIER L’HISTOIRE" by L’Abbe Lenglet du Fresnoy, published in Paris in 1729. The map is quite rare and is not now, nor in the past been on the Internet.
It was engraved by Jenvilliers and /or Fillouil who were known to work...
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FUNCK, D.,  Novissima totius Terrae Sanctae sive promissionis. . ., antique map, old maps FUNCK, D. - Novissima totius Terrae Sanctae sive promissionis. . .
Nuremberg, 1742, In attractive original colours.. 462x555mm. In good condition. With slight discolouration to centrefold and splits to top and bottom of centrefold (approx 40cm), minor marks and stains to the margins. Good impression and decent margins.
Engraved by J.B.Homann and published by David Funck. One of the very few maps engraved by Johan Baptist Homann, signed lower right.
A scarce map of the Holy Land, orientated with North at the right. With an inset showing the camp of the Israelites on their march through the desert. The title is...
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