|LOTTER, T.C. - Imperium Russicum omnisque Tartaria.|
Paris, ca. 1700, Uncoloured.. 136x170mm. Paper slightly water stained. Good and dark impression.
Very finely engraved miniature map of Asian part of Russia with Korea and Japan. The map is of interest for the use of East Sea, the sea between Korea and Japan, here called "Mare Orientale Minus".
With "Ter Yedso".
Engraved by Tobias Lobeck.... (Go to Item Page)
|VAN DER AA, P. - William Adams Reystogt na Oost-Indien.. JAPAN. . .|
Leiden, 1707, Uncoloured.. 155x235mm. Right, left and right margin cut close. Dark impression. In mint condition. Offered here with "Twee brieven van William Adams. . .", Tittle, 14pp and Register. Generally in very good condition. Paper slightly age-toned. First state.
Map of Japan and Korea. In lower right a fine title cartouche showing William Adams during an audience with the shogun, who sits under a baldachin on a fancifully portrayed throne.
William Adams came to Japan in 1600 as the pilot of the first Dutch ship to arrive there. He was taken into ... (Go to Item Page)
|CHATELAIN,H. - Nouvelle Carte De L'Asie Avec Des Tables Alphabetiques Pour Trouver Sans Peine Les Etats Des Principaux Princes De Cette Partie Du Monde . . .|
Amsterdam, 1719, In original o/l colours.. 465x578mm. In very good condition. Repair of a lower marginal split, hardly effecting engraved area. Rare to find in original out line colours.
Chatelain's map of Asia. The title is in two lines across the map. On each side border appears an index to the map's contents. The map is based upon Guillaume De L'Isle's map of 1700. Includes interesting treatment of Japan with Terra Yeco and Terra de la Comagnie shown, along with other myth and ... (Go to Item Page)
|KEIZER, J. / DE LAT, J. - Kaartje van Asia. . .|
Deventer 1742, In original o/l colours.. 173x243mm. Vertical folds as issued, with paper thinning and reinforced for protective reason. A dark impression.
Attractive and rare map of Asia. From Atlas Portatif . With a curious and oversized Hokkaido.
The map is of interest for the use of Coreanse Zee for the sea between Korea and Japan.... (Go to Item Page)
|BOWEN, Th. - A new & accurate map of Asia, Drawn from the most approved modern maps & charts.|
London, J.Cooke, 1777-1778, Coloured.. 316x407mm. Good condition. With folds as issued.
Detailed map of Asia from Saudi Arabia, Persia, Russia, India, China, Japan to Southeast Asia showing Australia as New Holland.
Included in "A new and complete system of geography by Charles Middleton".
The map is of interest for the use of (Go to Item Page)
|SANTINI, P. - Nouvelle mapp monde : dediee au progres de nos conaissanceas . . .|
Venise, 1784, Original o.l. colours.. 460x650mm. In very good condition with two minor areas of spotting, very minor toning in the bottom margin and a few very minor margin chips. A 4.5 cm erased library stamp is hardly noticeable in the image.
An elegant world map designed with the prime meridian through Paris. The hemispheres are rotated through 45 degrees - an unusual projection for a world map based on work of the French Academie Royale des Sciences.
Interesting features include a "Mer de L'Ouest" or "Sea of the West". Paris is l... (Go to Item Page)
|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.... (Go to Item Page)
|ECKER, J. A. - Die Obere oder Nordliche Halbkugel der Erde auf den Horizont von Wien, Sterographisch Entworfen ... [together with] Die Untere oder Sudliche Halbkugel der Erde auf den Horizont von Wien, Stereographisch ...|
Vienna, Phil. Jos Schalbacher, 1800, In original o/l colours.. 680x610mm. A set of two maps. Very fine condition and printed on heavy paper.
A set of two uncommon large format maps of the Northern and Southern Hemisphere, based upon the work of Johann Anton Ecker (1755-1820). First published in 1794, this is the first re-edition, dated 1800, a later edition by T.Mollo and dated 1806 does also exists.
The norther projection does show... (Go to Item Page)
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