DE BRY, Th.,  Americae Pars Magis Cognita. Chorographia nobilis & opulentae Peruanae Provinciae, atque Brasiliae, . . . MDXCII, antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Americae Pars Magis Cognita. Chorographia nobilis & opulentae Peruanae Provinciae, atque Brasiliae, . . . MDXCII
Frankfurt, 1592, Uncoloured.. 362x442mm. Paper age toned and slightly spotted, as usual. Dark impression. Lower right margin cut short and shaving lower right engraved border.
Foldings as issued.
First state. Although a map of South America it does include much of what is now the southern United States. There are two elaborate, strap-work cartouches with the one at lower right surmounted by a finely rendered mapmaker’s compass. Above left and right respectively are the royal arms of Spain an... (Go to Item Page)
$ 6,500
Approx. Euro 5,590  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  America sive novus orbis respectu Europaeorum inferior globi terrestris pars 1596., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - America sive novus orbis respectu Europaeorum inferior globi terrestris pars 1596.
Frankfurt, 1596, Uncoloured.. 330x398mm. Cropped lower margin, now carefully extended and missing area re-drawn. Paper slightly age-toned. A good and dark impression.
An especially rare and beautiful hemisphere map of the Americas, with exquisite calligraphy and superb portraits of Columbus, Magellan, Vespucci and Pizarro adorning the corners amidst nautical scenes. Based on Plancius' 18 sheet planisphere of 1592, especially along the Northwest coast. South Ameri... (Go to Item Page)
$ 9,000
Approx. Euro 7,740  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  Cusco urbs nobilissima & opule[n]tissima Peruani regni in occide[n]tali parte. . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Cusco urbs nobilissima & opule[n]tissima Peruani regni in occide[n]tali parte. . .
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 290x404mm. Short right margin, as issued. A good and dark impression.
Famous town plan of Cuzco, from the first German edition of part VI of de Bry's " Grands Voyages". In this work the conquest of Peu by Pizarro was discribed. This double page view shows Cuzco as the Spaniards encountered it. In the city one can see an Inca king being carried in his elevated chair. <... (Go to Item Page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Franciscus Pizarrus, Didocus Almagrus, und ein Priester Ferdinandus Luques machen eine Verbündnuss zusammen., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Franciscus Pizarrus, Didocus Almagrus, und ein Priester Ferdinandus Luques machen eine Verbündnuss zusammen.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 155x190mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 345 x 235 mm.
Francisco Pizarro, Diego de Almagro, and the priest, Hernando de Luque, negotiate a contract while men load cargo onto boats and ships. Includes dwelling, casks, swords, and stores.
Text page with engraving from a German text edition "Das sechste Theil der nieuwen Welt oder Der Historien Hiero...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Ein behertzter Schiffknecht dess Pizarri auss Creta bürtig drengt mitten durch die Meng de. . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Ein behertzter Schiffknecht dess Pizarri auss Creta bürtig drengt mitten durch die Meng de. . .
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 160x195mm. A good and dark impression. Text engraving with letter press. German text. Size of the sheet 320 x 220 mm.
In 1528 Pizarro set out on a voyage of true exploration in search of the civilization and riches of Peru, about which he had heard so much from the Indians of Panama. When his ship entered the Gulf of Guayaquil and his men went ashore, they were confronted by crowds of Indians. A bearded Greek, name... (Go to Item Page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Gonsaluus Pizarrus wird uberwunden gefangen und enthauptet., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Gonsaluus Pizarrus wird uberwunden gefangen und enthauptet.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 155x195mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 320 x 220 mm.
Pizarro returned to Spain in 1528 and appealed to the king to grant him permission to conquer Peru. With him, he brought gold and silver, as evidence of its potential wealth. On 26 July 1529, a royal agreement was signed in which Pizarro was made governor of all the territory, up to 200 leagues sout... (Go to Item Page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Ferdinandus de Soto Hauptmann uber das Kriegssvolck wardt sampt etlichen anderen von Pizarro, zu dem König Atabaliba abgesandt., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Ferdinandus de Soto Hauptmann uber das Kriegssvolck wardt sampt etlichen anderen von Pizarro, zu dem König Atabaliba abgesandt.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 160x185mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 320 x 220 mm.
Hernando de Soto on horseback greets a native American carrying a scepter in the shape of a sun.They are surrounded by native American and Spanish soldiers. Includes war clubs, bows, spears, scepter, horses, and dwelling.

When the Spanish arrived in Cajamarca, they found only a few inhab...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Atabaliba König in Peru wirdt von dem Francisco Pizarro gefangen., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Atabaliba König in Peru wirdt von dem Francisco Pizarro gefangen.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 155x185mm. Short left margin, as issued. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 320 x 225 mm.
The Inca king, Atahualpa or Atabaliba, holding a scepter in the shape of a sun is carried on a litter into a scene of warfare. A priest or monk with a crucifix approaches his litter while Spanish soldiers with cannons, guns or muskets, horses, and swords attack native soldiers armed with bows.
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Atabaliba kompt mit Francisco Pizarro ubereyn der Rantzion halben die er für sein erledigung bezahlen solte. . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Atabaliba kompt mit Francisco Pizarro ubereyn der Rantzion halben die er für sein erledigung bezahlen solte. . .
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 165x200mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 320 x 225 mm.
Atahualpa or Atabaliba talks to Francisco Pizarro in a room with Spanish soldiers. Includes spears, guns or muskets, and dwellings.

Accompanying Pizarro was a monk called Valverde, who confronted Atahualpa with a crucifix and breviary. The interpreter said the Spanish had been sent by th...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Franciscus Pizarrus lässt den König Atabaliba wider verheissene trew und glauben auff . . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Franciscus Pizarrus lässt den König Atabaliba wider verheissene trew und glauben auff . . .
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 170x200mm. Short left margin, as issued. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 345 x 220 mm.
Atahualpa who is chained to his chair is garroted or executed in a room with Spanish soldiers and blacks [slaves]. Includes spears, gun or musket, headdress, pole and rope used to strangle the Inca king.

While Atahualpa was still held captive rumors spread that the Indians were planning ...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Die Stadt Cuzco so die reichste war in gantzen Königreich Peru wirdt von den Spaniern eingenommen., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Die Stadt Cuzco so die reichste war in gantzen Königreich Peru wirdt von den Spaniern eingenommen.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 170x200mm. Short left margin, as issued. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 320 x 225 mm.
Spanish soldiers fight in a fortified town against native Americans. Includes guns or muskets, swords, spears, fortifications, and scene of warfare.
After Atahualpa was killed, Pizarro set out with his troops to find the city of Cuzco, which he had heard was rich in gold. The journey from Cajam...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Die Spanier und Indianer halten eine Schlacht für der Stadt Cuzco., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Die Spanier und Indianer halten eine Schlacht für der Stadt Cuzco.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 165x200mm. Short right margin, as issued. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 345 x 225 mm.
Spanish soldiers, some on horseback, fight before a fortified town against native Americans. Includes guns or muskets, drums, swords, spears, fortifications, and scene of warfare.

Atahualpa’s brother, Manco, organized a long and bloody siege to reoccupy the Inca capital, which eventually...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Didacus Almagrus wird von dem Ferdinando Pizarro in gefängnuss geworffen darinnen strangul. . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Didacus Almagrus wird von dem Ferdinando Pizarro in gefängnuss geworffen darinnen strangul. . .
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 160x185mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 320 x 220 mm.
Almagro returned to Cuzco, disillusioned and embittered from his long and fruitless journey south into Chile, where he had been searching for further wealth. This led to a split in the control of Peru between the Pizarrists, who held the coastal regions, and the Almagrists who held the Cordillera. F... (Go to Item Page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Margraff Pizarrus wird von Didoco Almagro dem jüngern mit hülff seiner Bundgenossen in . . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Margraff Pizarrus wird von Didoco Almagro dem jüngern mit hülff seiner Bundgenossen in . . .
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 160x185mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 325 x 220 mm.
Almagro’s son planned to take revenge on Pizarro for his father’s death. In 1541, with the help of Juan de Herrada and other Almagro supporters, they besieged Pizzaro’s residence in Lima. When Francisco Pizarro was killed by a swordsman, Almagro the younger was immediately proclaimed the new governo... (Go to Item Page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Die Schlacht zwischen Vaca de Castro, und Almagro dem jüngern., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Die Schlacht zwischen Vaca de Castro, und Almagro dem jüngern.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 155x185mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 320 x 225 mm.
Even before Pizarro’s death, a new royal governor, Vaca de Castro, was on his way to settle the turmoil in Peru. He refused to accept Almagro the younger, when he heard he had appointed himself the new governor and summoned his troops for battle. They were later joined by Alonso de Alvarado and by o... (Go to Item Page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Blascus Nunnez Vela Königlicher Statthalter ersticht den Guillanum Xuarez Königlichen Proc. . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Blascus Nunnez Vela Königlicher Statthalter ersticht den Guillanum Xuarez Königlichen Proc. . .
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 155x185mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 320 x 225 mm.
Life under the new governor, Vaca de Castro, was no more stable than before and the king of Spain was eventually forced to send out yet another governor to replace him. His name was Blanco Núñez Vela and, when he took over the governorship, he introduced a new set of laws designed to establish order... (Go to Item Page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Der Königliche Statthalter Blascus Nunnez Vella wird in ein Gefängnuss gelegt., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Der Königliche Statthalter Blascus Nunnez Vella wird in ein Gefängnuss gelegt.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 155x190mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 325 x 225 mm.
This stabbing caused so much resentment among the people of Lima that the new governor, Blanco Núñez Vela, eventually decided he would be safer to transfer his offices to Trujillo, three hundred miles to the north. His advisors, however, refused to go with him and Gonzalo Pizarro, the last of the fo... (Go to Item Page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Der meinste theil in Peru ubten nur ihren mutwillen under dem schein als ob sie Kay. May. gehorsam leisten., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Der meinste theil in Peru ubten nur ihren mutwillen under dem schein als ob sie Kay. May. gehorsam leisten.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 155x185mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 330 x 230 mm.
A Spanish gentleman is stabbed in bed by a soldier. In the background other men are killed or murdered. Includes swords, spears, canopy, and knife.

The self-appointed governor of Peru, Gonzalo Pizarro, turned out to be no less harsh than his predecessor, so in 1546, when the king of Spai...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Die Spanier gehen gantz Tyraiñsch mit den Indianern umb welche nicht fort kommen mochten . . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Die Spanier gehen gantz Tyraiñsch mit den Indianern umb welche nicht fort kommen mochten . . .
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 155x185mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 320 x 230 mm.
As Pedro de la Gasca advanced from the north with about 1,500 soldiers, the journey from Trujillo to Ayacucho up the Eastern Cordillera was a terrible experience for the Indian load-bearers. Those who died of thirst and exhaustion along the way were simply beheaded to avoid the bother of unchaining ... (Go to Item Page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Dess Ferdinandi und Petri de Contreras, gefangene Kriegssknecht werden zu Ranama [sic] durch den Statt Schultheissen mit einem Dolchen durchstochen., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Dess Ferdinandi und Petri de Contreras, gefangene Kriegssknecht werden zu Ranama [sic] durch den Statt Schultheissen mit einem Dolchen durchstochen.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 160x185mm. Short right margin, as issued. A good and dark impression. Paper very slightly age toned. Size of the sheet 330 x 225 mm.
Men are stabbed inside prisons while chests are loaded onto a boat. Includes men hanging from a tree seen through a barred window, chains, shackles, pillory, and knife.

Text page with copper engraving from a German text edition "Das sechste Theil der nieuwen Welt oder Der Historien Hier...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Die Spanier streiten mit den Indianern welche ihre Wohnung auff den Bäumen haben., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Die Spanier streiten mit den Indianern welche ihre Wohnung auff den Bäumen haben.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 160x200mm. Short left margin, as issued. A good and dark impression. Paper very slightly age toned. Brown spot. Size of the sheet 325 x 230 mm.
Native Americans in trees drop stones, shoot with arrows, and pour water on Spanish soldiers who attack from the ground. One man chops at a tree trunk while two others hold boards over his head to protect him from the onslaught above.

Text page with copper engraving from a German text e...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Die Spanier hawen die Bäume darauff die Indianer ihre wohnung haben mit Axten umb und stürtzen sie herunder., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Die Spanier hawen die Bäume darauff die Indianer ihre wohnung haben mit Axten umb und stürtzen sie herunder.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 155x190mm. Paper very slightly age toned. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 320 x 220 mm.
Native Americans in trees drop stones on Spanish soldiers who attack from the ground. One man chops at a tree trunk while two others hold boards over his head to protect him from the onslaught above. One tree has been chopped down and the soldiers attack the family who lived in it.

Text ...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Wie der Indianer Brucken seyen von Seilen zusammen geflochten und vom Farth Guaynacapae., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Wie der Indianer Brucken seyen von Seilen zusammen geflochten und vom Farth Guaynacapae.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 170x200mm. Short right margin, as issued. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 325 x 230 mm.
Native Americans cross a net bridge over a river while one group cuts the end of it causing men to fall into the river and drown. Includes war clubs, spears, bows and arrows.

Much of Ecuador was ruled from Quito by the Inca king, Huayna-Capac. In order to quell the Indians on the other s...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Wie herrlich die Fürsten und Fürstliche Diener in den Occidentalischen Indien zur Erden bestattet werden., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Wie herrlich die Fürsten und Fürstliche Diener in den Occidentalischen Indien zur Erden bestattet werden.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 160x190mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 345 x 230 mm.
Native Americans bury a chief or king with food, golden vessels, and jewelry. Includes feathered garments and fortifications.

The funeral of an Inca king was a ceremony of great splendor. After digging a large pit, the Indians would decorate the corpse with gold and silver, then bury it ...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  In Peru findet man gar kunstreiche Goldtarbeiter., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - In Peru findet man gar kunstreiche Goldtarbeiter.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 155x190mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 325 x 225 mm.
Native American method of working gold and silver. Men blow through reeds over a hearth, furnace, or foundry. Other men pound metal with hammers. Other men work the metal into statues or idols and vessels on benches.

In 1528 Pizarro set out on a voyage of true exploration in search of th...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  In der Insel Ferri genandt so eine auss den Canarien ist findet man kein ander süss wasser als nur so auss einem eintzigen Baum daselbst täglich herunder trieffet., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - In der Insel Ferri genandt so eine auss den Canarien ist findet man kein ander süss wasser als nur so auss einem eintzigen Baum daselbst täglich herunder trieffet.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 160x190mm. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 330 x 235 mm.
Natives of the Canary islands collect water falling from the leaves of a tree. Includes dwellings, vessels, and clouds over the tree.

Text page with copper engraving page from a German text edition "Das sechste Theil der nieuwen Welt oder Der Historien Hieron. Benzo von Meylandt. . . Bei...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Die Spanier treiben allerhand Unzucht mit den Indianischen Weibern die sie in dem läger unnd Wasserbädern ergriffen nach dem Atabaliba gefangen worden., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Die Spanier treiben allerhand Unzucht mit den Indianischen Weibern die sie in dem läger unnd Wasserbädern ergriffen nach dem Atabaliba gefangen worden.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 165x200mm. Short right margin, as issued. A good and dark impression. Size of the sheet 320 x 210 mm.
Spanish soldiers march past a pool where native American women are bathing. Some of the soldiers drag some of the women away.

After the defeat of the Inca king, some of the Spanish went on the rampage. When they found some women bathing in a pool near the town of Cajamarca, the prettiest...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3

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