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WALDSEEMULLER, M. /  FRIES, L.,  Tabula Sexta Asia (Arabian Peninsula), antique map, old maps WALDSEEMULLER, M. / FRIES, L. - Tabula Sexta Asia (Arabian Peninsula)
Strassburg, 1525, Coloured.. 280x457mm. Good condition. Lower margin cut close.
A fine example of this rare Ptolemaic map of the Arabian Peninsula, one of the earliest maps available to a collector. The map, with its noticeable distortion of the Persian Gulf coast, has numerous place names, prominent mountain ranges, and rivers. ... (Go to Item Page)
$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,160  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FRIES, L. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M.,  [Arabian Peninsula], antique map, old maps FRIES, L. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. - [Arabian Peninsula]
Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541, In attractive strong period correct colours.. 272x455mm. Paper very little age-toned as usual. Good margins. With letter press and decorated initials on verso. Size of paper 41x55cm.
Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of the Arabian Peninsula prepared by Martin Waldseemüller.

Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published in "Ptolemy's Geographia". The atlas was reprinted in 1520, 1522, 1525, 1535 and 1541.
This wood block w...
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$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,300  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PTOLEMY,C ./ TRECHSEL, G.,  Tabula Sexta Asia (Arabian Peninsula), antique map, old maps PTOLEMY,C ./ TRECHSEL, G. - Tabula Sexta Asia (Arabian Peninsula)
Vienna, 1525 -1541, In attractive strong colours.. 272x455mm. Good margins. With letter press and decorated initials on verso. Size of paper 400x550mm.
Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of the Arabian Peninsular prepared Martin Waldseemüller. River Rhine to the left.

Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published in "Ptolemy's Geographia". The atlas was reprinted in 1520, 1522, 1525, 1535 and 1541. ...
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$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,160  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PTOLEMY,C. / FRIES, L.,  Tabula nova utriusque Indiae., antique map, old maps PTOLEMY,C. / FRIES, L. - Tabula nova utriusque Indiae.
Vienne, 1541, Coloured.. 325x440mm. Very good condition. Blank verso.
This is the fourth and last edition of this map based on Waldseemüller's first "modern" map of Asia. It follows that cartography without change but adds an interesting array of vignettes purporting to depict the cultures of the region. Based largely upon the Ruysch world map of 1507, Sri Lanka and t... (Go to Item Page)
$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,440  

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Condition Rating: 2
FRIES, L. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M.,  Tabula sexta Asiae de Moribus Arabum, & prodigÿs arabiae., antique map, old maps FRIES, L. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. - Tabula sexta Asiae de Moribus Arabum, & prodigÿs arabiae.
Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541, Coloured.. 272x455mm. Very good condition. Latin text on the verso. Wide margins.
Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of the Arabian Peninsula prepared by Martin Waldseemüller.

Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published in "Ptolemy's Geographia". The atlas was reprinted in 1520, 1522, 1525, 1535 and 1541.
This wood block was cut...
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$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,160  

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Condition Rating: 2
GASTALDI, G.,  Tabula Asiae IX (Arabia)., antique map, old maps GASTALDI, G. - Tabula Asiae IX (Arabia).
Venice, 1548, Coloured.. 130x172mm. Copper engraving. Paper slightly browned due to earlier framing. Latin text on verso.
Gastaldi's map of Northern India and Pakistan. Giacomo Gastaldi's Atlas of 1548 has been called the most comprehensive atlas, produced between Martin Waldseemüller's Geographiae of 1513, and the Abraham Ortelius Theatrum of 1570. Considered as the foremost Italian cartographer of the 16th century, G... (Go to Item Page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
RUSCELLI, G.,  Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola.
Venice, 1561, Uncoloured.. 190x245mm. Paper very light water stain in lower part. In good condition. Italian text on verso.
Fine early map of Arabian peninsula, being one of the earliest modern maps of the region.
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 edition of 1599.
In this final edition th...
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$ 850
Approx. Euro 731  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
RUSCELLI, G.,  Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola.  [Arabian Peninsular], antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola. [Arabian Peninsular]
Venice, Vincenzo Valgrisi, c.1561, Uncoloured.. 190x245mm. Very fine condition. Italian text on verso.
Fine early map of this modern depiction of the Arabian peninsula, being one of the earliest modern maps of the region. The map extends from the Arabian Desert south as far as the Horn of Africa and includes modern day Saudi Arabia, the Persian Gulf and the Red Sea. Early settlements, rivers, mountai... (Go to Item Page)
$ 900
Approx. Euro 774  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
RUSCELLI, G.,  Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola.
Venice, Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1561, Uncoloured.. 190x245mm. Good and dark impression.
Uncommon first edition of this modern map of Saudi Arabia, the Persian Gulf and Red Sea, for the first time it "clearly shows the island of Bahrain and Qatar".
The map is an slightly enlarged version of Giacomo Gastaldi's map published in 1548.
Early settlements, rivers, mountains, la...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

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Condition Rating: 1
BÜNTING, H.,  Asia secunda pars terrae in forma Pegasi., antique map, old maps BÜNTING, H. - Asia secunda pars terrae in forma Pegasi.
Magdeburg, ca. 1579, Coloured.. 250x350mm. German text on verso.
Wood block map of Asia in the form of a Pegasus. The seas are adorned with sea monsters and many major cities are indicated and named. There are several states, of this map.
Some marginal tears in lower margin reinforced. German text on verso.

Bünting's work Itinerarium Sacrae Scr...
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$ 2,750
Approx. Euro 2,365  

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Condition Rating: 3
ORTELIUS, A. / GALLE, Ph.,  Turcici imperii descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. / GALLE, Ph. - Turcici imperii descriptio.
Antwerp, 1583, Uncoloured.. 78x109mm. Copper engraving with French letterpress on verso.
Fine map of the Middle East, extending from Greece to Arabia and covering the Cradle of Civilisation region.
Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) was a cartographer and publisher, who is born and died in Antwerp.
The tremendous success of Ortelius’s landmark 1570 Theatrum led to the publication of...
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$ 550
Approx. Euro 473  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ORTELIUS, A.,  Persici sive Sophorum Regni Typus., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Persici sive Sophorum Regni Typus.
Antwerp, 1587, In attractive original colours.. 350x491mm. Mint condition. French text on verso. According to Marcel van den Broecke published in 1587.
The map includes Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, the Caspian Sea and the north eastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula including United Arab Emirates and Oman.
Milestone map of the region....
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$ 900
Approx. Euro 774  

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Condition Rating: 1
MÜNSTER, S.,  Syria / Cypern / Palestina Mesopotamia / Babylonia / zwen Arabia / mit Bergen / Wasseren und Stetten., antique map, old maps MÜNSTER, S. - Syria / Cypern / Palestina Mesopotamia / Babylonia / zwen Arabia / mit Bergen / Wasseren und Stetten.
Basle, c.1588, Coloured.. 305x358mm. Wood cut map. Paper slightly age toned, as usual. Altogether a fine impression.
A famous wood block map of the Near East, including Cyprus, Palestine, Iran and Iraq, etc. From his "Cosmographia", that great compendium of Renaissance knowledge. In 1588 new woodcuts were prepared for the Cosmographia. These had finer lines than the former ones.
An exciting map. With letterpr...
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$ 700
Approx. Euro 602  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
RUSCELLI, G.,  Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola.
Venice, 1598, Uncoloured.. 185x245mm. Mint condition. Italian text on verso.
Fine early map of Arabian peninsula, being one of the earliest modern maps of the region.
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 work. In 1574 a new plate was used which las...
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$ 850
Approx. Euro 731  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
RUSCELLI, G.,  Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola.
Venice, 1598, Uncoloured.. 187x245mm. Mint condition. Italian text on verso.
Fine early map of Arabian peninsula, being one of the earliest modern maps of the region.
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 edition of 1599.
In this final edition th...
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$ 850
Approx. Euro 731  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
ORTELIUS, A.,  Turcici Imperii Descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Turcici Imperii Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1598, Coloured.. 378x496mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and a strong and dark impression. In fine condition.
Map of the Middle East, extending from Greece to Arabia and covering the Cradle of Civilisation region. This is a new plate copied from another Ortelius map of 1570 with a less decorative and more artistic cartouche. Both are based on Gastaldi's map of 1561 for the Arabian detail. A description of t... (Go to Item Page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BERTIUS, P.,  Mare Rubrum., antique map, old maps BERTIUS, P. - Mare Rubrum.
Amsterdam, 1602, Uncoloured.. 85x123mm. A very good and dark impression.
Very fine miniature map including the Red Sea, Yemen, east coast of the Arabian peninsula. One of the early maps to focus on this area.
Engraved by Petrus Kaerius.

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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Descriptio Arabie / Arabia., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Descriptio Arabie / Arabia.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claes, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x122mm. Very fine condition. Some very light marginal staining. Dark impression.
A rare miniature map of the Arabian Peninsular. 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 I. The atlas set a new standard for...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Descriptio Imperii Turcici / Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Descriptio Imperii Turcici / Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claes, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x122mm. Very fine condition. Dark impression.
A rare miniature map of the Arabian Peninsular. 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 I.
The atlas set a new standard ...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Descriptio Regni Ormuzii / Ormus., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Descriptio Regni Ormuzii / Ormus.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 115x135mm. Very fine condition. Dark impression.
A rare miniature map of the Street of Ormus. Title cartouche on the lower left 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 a new standard for min...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B.,  Mare Rubrum / Mer Rouge., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. - Mare Rubrum / Mer Rouge.
Amsterdam / Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 85x124mm. Minor age-toning and spotting of paper. Generally in good condition.
Very fine miniature map including the Red Sea, Yemen, east coast of the Arabian peninsula. One of the early maps to focus on this area. Title cartouche on the lower right side.
First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers in Amsterdam...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 4
LANGENES, B.,  Turcicum Imperium / Empire Turc., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. - Turcicum Imperium / Empire Turc.
Amsterdam/Frankfurt 1609, Uncoloured.. 85x124mm. Some marginal paper thinness
A miniature map of the Arabian peninsula, centered on Jerusalem. Title cartouche on the lower left 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 a n...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LANGENES, B.,  Natolia., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. - Natolia.
Amsterdam/Frankfurt 1609, Uncoloured.. 85x124mm. Some marginal paper thinness
A miniature map of the Arabian peninsula, including Cyprus. 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 I. ,The atlas set a new s...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 4
BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II - Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, J. Hondius, 1616, Uncoloured.. 91x130mm. Very fine condition. Dark impression.
FIRST IMPRINT FROM THE NEWLY ENGRAVED PLATES IN 1616. - A rare miniature map of the Arabian Peninsular. Title cartouche on the lower left corner.

First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers in Amsterdam, including Petrus Kaerius and...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

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Condition Rating: 2
BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II,  Turicum imperium., antique map, old maps BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II - Turicum imperium.
Amsterdam, J. Hondius, 1616, Uncoloured.. 105x130mm. In good condition. Dark impression.
FIRST IMPRINT FROM THE NEWLY ENGRAVED PLATES IN 1616. - A rare miniature map of the Ottoman empire with Turkey and the Arabian Peninsular. Title cartouche on the lower left corner.
First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers in Amsterdam,...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

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Condition Rating: 1
BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II,  Arabia., antique map, old maps BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II - Arabia.
Amsterdam, J. Hondius, 1616, Uncoloured.. 105x130mm. In good condition.
FIRST IMPRINT FROM THE NEWLY ENGRAVED PLATES IN 1616. - A rare miniature map of the Arabian Peninsular. Title cartouche on the lower left corner.
First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers in Amsterdam, including Petrus Kaerius and Jodoc...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PORRO, G. / GASTALDI.,  Turcici Imperii descriptio., antique map, old maps PORRO, G. / GASTALDI. - Turcici Imperii descriptio.
Padua, 1620, Coloured.. 127x175mm. In very good condition.
Finely and early map of the Turkish Empire giving good detail in the Arabian Peninsula. From Isolario, engraved by Girolamo Porro.

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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

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Condition Rating: 2
HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S.,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S. - Turcicum Imperium.
London, 1625, Uncoloured.. 147x185mm. Left margin cut short. Else in good condition.
The rare Samuel Purchas' edition of the Mercator / Hondius "Atlas Minor" atlas map. Early map of Turkey, the Arabian pen insular and eastern part of the Mediterranean published in his famous collection of voyages "His Pilgrimes". With descriptive text in English on both sides. Size of paper: 32x21cm... (Go to Item Page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.,  Turcici Imperii Imago., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - Turcici Imperii Imago.
Amsterdam, 1629, In attractive colours.. 362x487mm. Lower part center fold repair, hardly notable. Else very good.
The map shows the Ottoman Empire with Turkey, Black Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Arabia and North Eastern Africa. The map is decorated with a title cartouche and a portrait of the Turkish Sultan Sultan Mehmet III, 1595-1603 .

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$ 1,800
Approx. Euro 1,548  

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Condition Rating: 4
MERCATOR, G . / HONDIUS, J.,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G . / HONDIUS, J. - Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, 1635, Coloured.. 145x185mm. Good condition.
Early map of Turkey, the Arabian peninsula and eastern part of the Mediterranean.
From the English edition of Mercator's Atlas Minor. This edition 1635. English text on verso.
Shortly after the publication of the big folio-atlases the need was apparently felt for a smaller-sized atlas, one...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

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Condition Rating: 3
BÜNTING, H.,  Asia secunda pars in forma Pegasi., antique map, old maps BÜNTING, H. - Asia secunda pars in forma Pegasi.
Brunswick, ca. 1635, Uncoloured.. 272x362mm. Double page copper engraved map. German text on verso. - Fine even impression with original margin all around plate mark. Centerfold and 2 vertical folds softened. A nearly perfect copy of a piece of utmost rarity.
UNRECORDED PLATE or STATE. Asia depicted as the flying horse Pegasus. Below the depiction 3 lines of engraved Latin text. Double page copper engraved map from Heinrich Bünting’s “Itinerarium Sacrae Scripturae”, printed in Brunswick around 1635 (whereas the “ordinary” Bünting Pegasus from the ... (Go to Item Page)
$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,300  

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Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W.,  Persia sive Sophorum Regnum., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Persia sive Sophorum Regnum.
Amsterdam, ca. 1635, In original colours.. 380x497mm. Paper limp, and age toned. Some water stains, coloured in part only. Small portions of margins missing, with old adhesive residue seen. A good dark impression, good margins. Latin text on verso.
A finely designed map from the great Blaeu family of Amsterdam. An antique map of Persia that stretches from the Caucasus to Afghanistan, and from the Deserts of Arabia to the Indus River, published in the monumental Blaeu Atlas. With a fine decorative title cartouche surrounded by three figures and... (Go to Item Page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 3
BÜNTING, H.,  Asia secunda pars terrae in forma Pegasi., antique map, old maps BÜNTING, H. - Asia secunda pars terrae in forma Pegasi.
Brunswick, 1640, Uncoloured.. 275x365mm. German text on verso. Fine dark impression with small margins at three sides, only at bottom trimmed with slight loss of lettering. Unobtrusive marginal imperfections mended.
Asia depicted as the flying horse Pegasus. This cartographical curiosity, double page copper engraved map, was published in Heinrich Bünting's “Itinerarium Sacrae Scripturae”, edition printed in Brunswick around 1640. The “ordinary” Bünting Pegasus from t... (Go to Item Page)
$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,440  

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Condition Rating: 3
SANSON, N.,   Description de l'Empire du Sophi des Perses tiree en partie de l'Arabe de Nubie, et en partie de plusieurs et diverses Relations., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. - Description de l'Empire du Sophi des Perses tiree en partie de l'Arabe de Nubie, et en partie de plusieurs et diverses Relations.
Paris, 1650, In original o/l colours.. 390x522mm. Paper slightly age-toned. A good and dark impression.
Map of the empire of Persia is shown to extent from Baghdad, almost to the present-day borders of India. Including part of Saudi Arabia and Oman.... (Go to Item Page)
$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

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Condition Rating: 3
SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, Pierre.,  Description de l'Empire du Sophi des Perses. . ., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, Pierre. - Description de l'Empire du Sophi des Perses. . .
Paris, ca 1650, In original o/l colours.. 145x165mm. Very good condition.
Map of the empire of Persia is shown to extent from Baghdad, almost to the present-day borders of India. Including part of Saudi Arabia and Oman. Engraved by I.Somer.... (Go to Item Page)
$ 350
Approx. Euro 301  

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Condition Rating: 3
SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, P.,  Description de l'Empire du Sophi des Perses. . ., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, P. - Description de l'Empire du Sophi des Perses. . .
Paris, ca 1650, Coloured.. 390x520mm. Paper slightly washed.
Map of the empire of Persia is shown to extent from Baghdad, almost to the present-day borders of India. Including part of Saudi Arabia and Oman. Engraved by I.Somer.... (Go to Item Page)
$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

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Condition Rating: 4
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... (Go to Item Page)
$ 800
Approx. Euro 688  

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Condition Rating: 4
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. Very good and dark impression. In mint condition.
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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$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,440  

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Condition Rating: 1
BLAEU, W.,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, 1658, In attractive original colours.. 413x625mm. Dark impression. Light water stains in upper corners, just affecting the engraved area.
A very handsome map with a particularly fine cartouche showing the Turkish Sultan on his throne and allegorical figures at either side brandishing weapons. At right is a smaller cartouche with a dedication by the Blaeu's. Sailing ships can be seen in the Arabian Sea and the Mediterranean.
The ...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

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Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W.,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, 1658, In attractive original colours.. 413x625mm. Dark impression. German text on verso.
A very handsome map with a particularly fine cartouche showing the Turkish Sultan on his throne and allegorical figures at either side brandishing weapons. At right is a smaller cartouche with a dedication by the Blaeu's. Sailing ships can be seen in the Arabian Sea and the Mediterranean.
The ...
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$ 1,350
Approx. Euro 1,161  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE WIT, F.,  Nova Persiae, Armeniae, Natoliae et Arabiae., antique map, old maps DE WIT, F. - Nova Persiae, Armeniae, Natoliae et Arabiae.
Amsterdam, 1660, In attractive strong original colours.. 472x552mm. Paper very slightly age-toned, generally in good condition.
East from Cyprus to Iran with numerous place names and ornamental cartouches below. There are vignettes of sailing ships in sea areas and the land divisions of the time are distinguished in out line colours.

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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 946  

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Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, J.,  Arabia., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Arabia.
Amsterdam, 1662, In attractive strong original colours.. 410x522mm. Good and dark impression. Latin text on verso. Repair of split upper margin (not affecting engraved area) and 5cm split in center of centerfold but no paper missing. Paper very slightly age toned. Generally very good.
A handsome map of the Arabian Peninsula drawn on a large scale on which the three classical divisions are shown with some urban centers and topographical features. There are also a certain number of illustrations representing animals and trees spread throughout the Arabian Peninsula. The tree symbol... (Go to Item Page)
$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,580  

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Condition Rating: 3
PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre.,  L'Empire des Turcs. (35)., antique map, old maps PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre. - L'Empire des Turcs. (35).
Paris, Antoine de Fer, 1657 but 1661 or 1662, In original o/l colours.. 134x172mm. Paper slightly age toned and water stained. Two tiny wormholes in upper part filled in.
Scarce map of the Turkish Empire with the Arabian Peninsula published by Antoine de Fer in 1661 or 1662 in "Cartes de géographie revues et augmentées".

The series of maps is largely derived from those of Jean Boisseau's "Trésor des cartes", 1643, itself taken from Johannes Janssonius' "A...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 4
GOOS, P.,  Pascaerte van 't Westelyckste Deel van Oost Indien, van Cabo de Bona Esperanca tot C.Comorin.., antique map, old maps GOOS, P. - Pascaerte van 't Westelyckste Deel van Oost Indien, van Cabo de Bona Esperanca tot C.Comorin..
Amsterdam, 1666, Original colouring, heightened with gold.. 488x578mm. On double-ply paper as issued. Paper very mildly age-toned, as usual. A good and dark impression.
An eye-catching chart of the western part of the Indian Ocean and its adjacent coasts of East Africa, Arabia with the Red Sea and the Arabian Gulf, Iran, Pakistan and western India.
Pieter Goos (ca. 1616-1675) was one of the most important cartographer, engraver,...
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$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,580  

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Condition Rating: 2
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Arabiae Felicis, Petrae ae et Desertae Nova et Accurata Delineatio, antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Arabiae Felicis, Petrae ae et Desertae Nova et Accurata Delineatio
Amsterdam, 1667, In attractive original colours.. 435x514mm. With an old repaired tear in upper right hand part of the map, 11cm. into engraved area.
A very striking map of the Arabian Peninsula with a finely decorated title cartouche showing camels and inhabitants of the area. The coastlines are fairly well represented and the interior contains details of rivers, lions, camels and elephants. The map is probably the most decorative map of Arabia... (Go to Item Page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,150  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
JANSONIUS, J.,  Turcicum Imperium. Concordia res parvæ crescunt discordia maximæ dilabuntur., antique map, old maps JANSONIUS, J. - Turcicum Imperium. Concordia res parvæ crescunt discordia maximæ dilabuntur.
Amsterdam, 1667, In attractive original colours.. 410x517mm. Good margins. Paper very slightly age toned as usual. Else very good condition.
An impressive and attractive 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 wit...
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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 946  

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Condition Rating: 2
BLOME,R.,  A generall mapp of Arabia, with the Red Sea and circumjacent lands . . ., antique map, old maps BLOME,R. - A generall mapp of Arabia, with the Red Sea and circumjacent lands . . .
London, 1669, Coloured.. 275x398mm. With some marginal age toning, good condition.
The Earliest Folio Sized Map of the Arabian Peninsula engraved and published in England.
Fine example of this early state of Richard Blome's map of Arabia, distinguishable from the later states by the dedication cartouche with 4 coats of arms of Blome's earliest patrons. Later states have an e...
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$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,580  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
JAILLOT, A.H. / SANSON, N.,  Les Estats De L'Empire Du Grand Seigneur Des Turcs En Europe. . ., antique map, old maps JAILLOT, A.H. / SANSON, N. - Les Estats De L'Empire Du Grand Seigneur Des Turcs En Europe. . .
Paris, 1675, In original colours.. 537x865mm. Two-sheet map. Very good condition. Foldings as issued. Some reinforcements of paper thinness on crossing of foldings.
Prepared by N.Sanson. The map represents the Ottoman Empire based on Sanson's 1654 map. The Arabian Peninsula is shown with much detail including towns, villages, mountains and watercourses and principal divisions and subdivisions.
In lower left corner an inset map of the north coast of Africa....
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

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Condition Rating: 2
DU VAL, P.,  Arabie., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Arabie.
Paris, 1676, Coloured.. 101x123mm. Slight marginal browning. Very good and dark impression.
Uncommon miniature map of the Arabian peninsula, 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 fr... (Go to Item Page)
$ 550
Approx. Euro 473  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2

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