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China cities
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Villes de la province de Hou-Quang., antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Villes de la province de Hou-Quang.
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 400x245mm. A very good and dark impression.
4 town plans : Yong-tcheou-fou, Vou-tchang-fou, Hoang tcheou fou and Siang-yang-fou.
From "Description geographique, historique, chronologique, politique, et physique de l'empire de la Chine et de la Tartarie chinoise." - the first definitive European work on the Chinese empire" (Hill), was c...
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Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Villes de la province de Yun-nan. VI., antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Villes de la province de Yun-nan. VI.
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 400x245mm. A very good and dark impression.
Six town plans : Yun-nan-Fou, Ta-Li-Fou, Kien-Ning-Fou, Tchang-Tai-Hien, Nan-Tchang-Fou ad Kia-Tcheou.
From "Description geographique, historique, chronologique, politique, et physique de l'empire de la Chine et de la Tartarie chinoise." - the first definitive European work on the Chinese empi...
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Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Villes de la province de Koei-tcheou. VII, antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Villes de la province de Koei-tcheou. VII
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 400x245mm. A very good and dark impression.
Four town plans : Koei-yang-fou, Ping-yuen-fou, Pou-ngan-tcheou and Tchin-yuen-fou.
From "Description geographique, historique, chronologique, politique, et physique de l'empire de la Chine et de la Tartarie chinoise." - the first definitive European work on the Chinese empire" (Hill), was co...
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Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VAN SLEY, J., Lot of six plans of Cinese towns., antique map, old maps VAN SLEY, J. - Lot of six plans of Cinese towns.
Amsterdam, 1760, Uncoloured.. 175x260mm. Good dark impression. Each plate ca. 175 x 260mm.
From Prevost d' Exile's ' Histoire. des Voyages', 1738-75.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 70)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MALPIERE.,  Garde Imperiale. Cavalier et Fantassin., antique map, old maps MALPIERE. - Garde Imperiale. Cavalier et Fantassin.
Paris, ca. 1825, Coloured.. 360x276mm. Plate is lightly and evenly age toned, but in good condition. Paper crease to top right corner.
A decorative, coloured lithograph of a Guard in the Chinese Imperial Army, and that of a Cavalier. From the work by Malpiere titled: " La Chine, Moeurs, Usages, Arts et Métiers, Peines Civiles et Militaires, Cérémonies Religieuses, Monuments et Paysages".... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 25
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
UNKNOWN, Map of Songjiang. [Shanghai outskirts], antique map, old maps UNKNOWN - Map of Songjiang. [Shanghai outskirts]
China, ca 1850, Hand painted manuscript on paper.. 330x380mm. Very good. Weakness along centrefold with a few areas of separation. A few marks and stains etc.
An exceptionally rare and original Qing Dynasty manuscript map of Songjiang on the outskirts of Shanghai.
Songjiang first became an independent county in the year 751 under the name of Huating, and in 1278 its name was changed to Songjiang. It was a superior prefecture under the Ming (1368–164...
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Estimate
($ 4,700 - 5,500)

Starting bid
$ 3,500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
China provinces
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Carte particulière de l'entrée de Canton - Plan de Quang-tcheou-fou vulgo Canton ., antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Carte particulière de l'entrée de Canton - Plan de Quang-tcheou-fou vulgo Canton .
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 400x245mm. A very good and dark impression. Paper very slightly age toned.
Beautiful detailed map of the entrance to the city of Canton, showing also the cities of Macao and Quanghai, as well as the islands of the bay, including the island of Shangchuan, where the tomb of St. Francis Xavier is, who died on the island in 1552. With a little inset plan of Quang-tcheou-fou (1... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 400 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VANDERMAELEN, Ph.,  Partie de L'Empire Chinois - No.47., antique map, old maps VANDERMAELEN, Ph. - Partie de L'Empire Chinois - No.47.
Brussels, 1825-1827, Original colours.. 473x567mm. Lithography, in original colours, with some later colour addition. Paper very slightly age toned. Plano sheets.
One of Vandermaelen's 378 conjoined maps on a uniform scale that made up the total globe. This map features the Eastern Mongolia portion of China with Oloa Baytin. Interestingly, this map features the Great Wall of China in the lower center portion.


From his famous Atlas Universel<...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE,  China east coast Yellow Sea and Gulf of Pechili, antique map, old maps HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE - China east coast Yellow Sea and Gulf of Pechili
London, 1840 - 1859, Uncoloured.. 495x650mm. Good condition.
Very detailed chart of China's east coast with the Yellow Sea and Gulf of Pechili. Scale: circa 1:1m. Inscription: J & C Walker sculpt. One inset: Pekin to the Gulf of Pe-Chili circa 1:1m.

London : Published according to Act of Parliament at the Hydrographic Office of the Admiralty : sold...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
STANFORD'S GEOG ESTABLISMENT.,  Manchuria., antique map, old maps STANFORD'S GEOG ESTABLISMENT. - Manchuria.
London, 1910, Colour printed.. 305x190mm. Colour lithographed map. Paper slightly toned, rest in very good condition.
Map of Manchuria and Korea. With in lower left corner scales in miles and kilometers, Protestant Mission Stations, railways both opened and in progress, canals and telegraph stations.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE,  China sea. Tong King Gulf Compiled from the latest British and Foreign Government surveys to 1886. . ., antique map, old maps HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE - China sea. Tong King Gulf Compiled from the latest British and Foreign Government surveys to 1886. . .
London, 1881 updated to 1957, Uncoloured.. 810x1008mm. Good condition.
Detailed Map of Chart of Annam Gulf or Tong King Gulf, in the China Sea. Chart with legend and scale. British Admiralty chart No. 2062, published June 1881, large corrections to 1957.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 350 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
China/Hong Kong/Tibet
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Quantung, e Fokien, Provincie della China. . ., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Quantung, e Fokien, Provincie della China. . .
Venice, 1691, Uncoloured.. 452x605mm. A strong impression printed on thick paper. Italian description on verso.
A beautifully engraved decorative map of Southern China extending from Hainan in the West to Formosa in the East and centered on the Pearl River Delta with Macao and the islands around present-day Hong Kong.
The flamboyant decoration includes ceremonial Chinese barges and a large decorative gar...
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Estimate
($ 3,200 - 3,500)

Bid received
$ 3,200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HOGG, Alexander.,  Sketch of the Typa and Macao., antique map, old maps HOGG, Alexander. - Sketch of the Typa and Macao.
London, 1785, Uncoloured.. 330x215mm. In good condition, small parts of right margin missing, map has been cleaned, with a good impression, and with decent margins.
A map of the environs of the Portuguese settlement of Macao in the Far East. The map shows a small town plan of Macao, nearby rocks, shoals depth soundings, and a few navigational notes to lower left side Above the map are a fallen British flag and assorted military items, below the map a head is .<... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS,  Sick and wounded embarking at Hong-Kong on Board the Steamer., antique map, old maps ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS - Sick and wounded embarking at Hong-Kong on Board the Steamer.
London, October 1858, Coloured.. 235x340mm. Wood engraving with letter press. Very good condition.
Large view of the harbour with numerous ships and people. From the Illustrated London News, October 23, 1858.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 30
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
India
FRIES, L., Tabula IX Asiae., antique map, old maps FRIES, L. - Tabula IX Asiae.
Strassburg, 1522 -1525, uncoloured. 300x280mm. Evenly toned; edges frayed; centerfold discoloured due to glue; with vellum manuscript added paper guard on verso (probably 15th c); some stitch holes; some staining; printing indentations; printers creases; verso Latin text.
Woodcut engraved map of Afghanistan, Pakistan and parts of India on Ptolemaic projection from "Geographia", with maps by Laurens Fries and the text edited by Michael Servetus.
Servatus who was accused of heresy, and when he was burnt at the stake, Calvin ordered that copies of the book should b...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DE BRY, Th.,  Delineatio Adventus Hollandorum in terram Patane., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Delineatio Adventus Hollandorum in terram Patane.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 131x176mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very fine to mint condition, dark impression.
Scene during the second voyage of Jacob van Neck to the East Indies, from 1600-1604, during which he visited the islands of Ternate and Macao, and the city of Patane, in which he lost three fingers in a sea battle with a Spanish-Portuguese fleet near Ternate.

Theodore de Bry, a German e...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Bid received
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE CLERCK, N.,  Malabar., antique map, old maps DE CLERCK, N. - Malabar.
Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621, Uncoloured.. 97x131mm. Mint condition. Copper engraved map with Dutch letter press. Size of paper : 31x 20cm.
Small map illustrating the south western seacoast of India. Oriented with East on top, surrounded by text in Dutch.
Nicolaes de Clerck (de Klerc) was active as engraver and publisher in Delft from 1599-1621.
Included in the rare book : Wereld Spiegel, waer in vertoontword de Beschryving...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 175)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE CLERCK, N.,  Bengala., antique map, old maps DE CLERCK, N. - Bengala.
Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621, Uncoloured.. 96x131mm. Mint condition. Copper engraved map with Dutch letter press. Slight marginal tumbling. Size of paper : 31x 20cm.
Small map centered on the Bay of Bengal, surrounded by text in Dutch. Nicolaes de Clerck (de Klerc) was active as engraver and publisher in Delft from 1599-1621.
Included in the rare book : Wereld Spiegel, waer in vertoontword de Beschryvinge der Rijken Staten, ende vorstendommen des gantsen...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE CLERCK, N.,  Narsinga. [India], antique map, old maps DE CLERCK, N. - Narsinga. [India]
Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621, Uncoloured.. 96x131mm. Mint condition. Copper engraved map with Dutch letter press. Size of paper : 31x 20cm.
Small map illustrating the Indian peninsular. Oriented with East on top, surrounded by text in Dutch.
Nicolaes de Clerck (de Klerc) was active as engraver and publisher in Delft from 1599-1621.
Included in the rare book : Wereld Spiegel, waer in vertoontword de Beschryvinge der Rijken S...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 225)

Starting bid
$ 125
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERIAN, M., GOA., antique map, old maps MERIAN, M. - GOA.
Frankfurt, ca. 1646, Coloured.. 272x353mm. Slightly age toned. Small wrinkles in down left corner. Some minor foxing in margins. Short right margin.
This southern oriented map depicts the Portuguese colony of Goa, which is situated on the west coast of India and was a key port of trade for merchants. The map is very detailed with regards to the city landmarks, which are labeled with numbers and identified in a corresponding inset key. It is also... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 240 - 280)

Starting bid
$ 160
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SANSON, N.,  Partie Meridionale De L'Inde En deux Presqu'Isles l'une deca et l'autre Gange . . . 1654 , antique map, old maps SANSON, N. - Partie Meridionale De L'Inde En deux Presqu'Isles l'une deca et l'autre Gange . . . 1654
Paris, 1654, In original o/l colours.. 385x535mm. Generous margins. A very good copy.
Sanson's important mid-seventeenth century map of India and Southeast Asia. At a scale of about 1:9,000,000, it covers most of modern India, Bangladesh and Burma, the whole of Sri Lanka, Thailand, Malaysia, Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam, and parts of Indonesia and China, showing the cities and smaller... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 600 - 795)

Bid received
$ 500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CANTELLI / DE ROSSI, G., Penisola dell'India di qua dal Gange et Isole intorno ad essa adiacenti. DA GIACOMO CANTELLI DA VIGNOLA., antique map, old maps CANTELLI / DE ROSSI, G. - Penisola dell'India di qua dal Gange et Isole intorno ad essa adiacenti. DA GIACOMO CANTELLI DA VIGNOLA.
Italy, 1683, Coloured.. 620x480mm. In very good condition.
This is an uncommon map showing the southern part of India, with Sri Lanka and Maldives, from "Mercurio Geografico", published in Rome by G. de Rossi.
A very nice cartouche with elephants and monkeys. The Italian cartographer Cantelli introduced a style in cartography that was followed and dev...
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Estimate
($ 1,000 - 1,250)

Starting bid
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VANDER AA, P., Goa Indiae orientalis metropolis., antique map, old maps VANDER AA, P. - Goa Indiae orientalis metropolis.
Leiden, 1719, Coloured. 32,3x45,2mm. With good margins, thick paper and in fine condition.
A decorative and detailed birds-eye view of the city and harbour of Goa. The map is based upon an earlier map by Jan Huygen van Linschoten. Linschoten served 6 years as the book keeper for the Archbishop of Goa (1583-89).
While in Goa, as a result of his position, Linschoten had access to secr...
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Estimate
($ 550 - 700)

Bid received
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte des Cotes de Malabar et de Coromandel.., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte des Cotes de Malabar et de Coromandel..
Amsterdam, 1723, In original o/l colours.. 443x573mm. A good and dark impression. Printed on heavy paper.
Detailed and attractive map of India and the northern tip of Sri Lanka. Prepared by G. de l'Isle and published in Amsterdam. With decorative title cartouche and two compass-roses.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 175)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MOLL, Herman., A Plan of Fort St. George and the City of Madras., antique map, old maps MOLL, Herman. - A Plan of Fort St. George and the City of Madras.
London, ca 1740, Uncoloured.. 198x195mm. In good condition, with folds as issued, lower right margin is cropped to the neat line. Lightly toned.
A detailed plan of the famous Fort St. George and the city of Madras (now Chennai). The fort was the first British fortification in India, built in 1639 and it still stands today.
There are a number of alpha-numeric keys and remarks on the points of interest in the area, including the 'burying...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Bid received
$ 45
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J, Carte Des Costes de Perse, Gusarat, et Malabar., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J - Carte Des Costes de Perse, Gusarat, et Malabar.
Paris, 1740, Uncolored. 250x205mm. In fine condition with multi folds as issued.
An interesting map of the Persian Gulf, Iran and Western India including the Maldives Islands. Featuring a decorative cartouche.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) was one of the most important and proficient French cartographers of the eighteenth century. He was the first 'Ingenieur Hydrograp...
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Estimate
($ 80 - 100)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 16
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Bellin, J.N., [antique map of the west coast of India] Carte des Costes de Perse, Guzarat et Malabar., antique map, old maps Bellin, J.N. - [antique map of the west coast of India] Carte des Costes de Perse, Guzarat et Malabar.
Paris, ca. 1760, uncoloured. 240x200mm. in excellent condition.
Description: Jaques Nicolas Bellin (1702-720) was the most important French hydrographer of the 18th century. Sea-atlas 'Hydrographique Francais', 1756-65, an atlas to accompany Prevost d' Exile's 'Histoire. des Voyages', 1738-75.

Bellin's map of the west coast of the Indian subcontinent....
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Estimate
($ 110 - 130)

Starting bid
$ 70
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BELLIN, J.N., Carte du District de Tranquebar., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte du District de Tranquebar.
Paris ca 1760, Uncoloured.. 295x305mm. In excellent condition, with multi-folds as issued, very lightly age toned, dark impression. Margins complete, right margin slim.
A lovely detailed map of the area around Tranquebar (now Tharangambadi), on the Coromandel coast. It was an early Danish Trading Colony in the modern Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
The map shows the detailed area around the fortified trading post, including trees, rivers, roads, cultivation and ot...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
 BELLIN, J.,  Plan de Maye a la Coste de Malabar., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Plan de Maye a la Coste de Malabar.
Paris, 1764, In original colours.. 213x172mm. In mint condition.
From Bellin's 'Le Petit Atlas Maritime', a plan of the bay of Maye, off the Malabar coast of southern India. Map relief shown pictorially. Shows settlements, ports, major buildings. military forts and installations.
Compass rose and a small scrolled title cartouche....
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Estimate
($ 70 - 85)

Starting bid
$ 35
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Bonne, R., Carte de la Partie Inferieure de l' Inde en deça du Gange conternant l' Isle de Ceylan, les Côtes de Malabar et de Coromandel, antique map, old maps Bonne, R. - Carte de la Partie Inferieure de l' Inde en deça du Gange conternant l' Isle de Ceylan, les Côtes de Malabar et de Coromandel
Paris, c. 1770, uncoloured. 210x315mm. very good condition.
Rigobert Bonne (1727-1795), French cartographer. His maps are found in a.o. Atlas Moderne (1762), Raynal's Histoire Philos. du Commerce des Indes (1774) and Atlas Encyclopédique (1787-1788).Rigobert Bonne's map of southern India and Sri Lanka.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 70 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BONNE, R., Carte de la Partie Inferieure de l'Inde en Deca du Gange. . ., antique map, old maps BONNE, R. - Carte de la Partie Inferieure de l'Inde en Deca du Gange. . .
Paris, 1780, Coloured.. 213x320mm. In excellent condition. Centrefold, generous margins.
A late eighteenth century map of southern India by the French cartographer Rigobert Bonne. Shows the southern coasts of Malabar and Coromandel. Map extent is from the Deccan plateau south as far as the Maldives and as far east as the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, it also Includes Ceylon (Sri Lanka).<... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
D'ANVILLE., Ad Antiquam Indiae Geographiam Tabula., antique map, old maps D'ANVILLE. - Ad Antiquam Indiae Geographiam Tabula.
Anon, ca 1790, In original o/l colours.. 357x233mm. In good condition. Light water staining mostly to margins. Light paper creasing. Good impression.
A map of the ancient map of the Indian subcontinent, with an inset of Taprobana (Ceylon / Sri Lanka), next to a set of mileage scales, in the shape of a slab of rock. Plain box title.
Some physical geography shown, together with ancient Latin names....
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Estimate
($ 40 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 35
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANDRIVEAU-GOUJON,  Plan de la ville de Pondicheri., antique map, old maps ANDRIVEAU-GOUJON - Plan de la ville de Pondicheri.
Paris, 1800, In attractive strong colours.. 585x160mm. Printed on heavy paper, a good and dark impression.
The first detailed French plan of Pondicherry. In lower part a lettered and numbered key and the coat of arms of Mr. Joseph-François Dupleix.
The Compagnie des Indes, the French equivalent of the British East India Company, was established in Paris with the blessing of King Louis XIV in 1644. T...
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Estimate
($ 100 - 120)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WILKINSON, R.,  The Southern provinces of Hindoostan . . ., antique map, old maps WILKINSON, R. - The Southern provinces of Hindoostan . . .
London, 1808, In original colours.. 290x265mm. In fine condition.
An attractive map showing Hindoostan and Ceylon. Shows towns, rivers, mountains, lakes, etc. In pretty original wash colours.
Robert Wilkinson was active in London as a cartographic publisher from 1785 to 1825. This map is typical of his work....
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Estimate
($ 60 - 65)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DANIELL., Vue du Fort St. George a Madras prise a l'est., antique map, old maps DANIELL. - Vue du Fort St. George a Madras prise a l'est.
Paris ca 1821, Uncoloured.. 157x221mm. In very good condition. Some spots and marks etc. Plate mark. Wide margins.
A nice copperplate view of Madras from the south east, engraved after the Daniell aquatint from his book Oriental Scenery, or Views of the Architecture, Antiquities and Landscape Scenery of Hindostan.
It shows the fort, flying the Union Jack flag, boats are seen on the foreshore, men are...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Bid received
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PERROT, A-M.,  Carte De L'Indostan Servant à Indiquer Les Possessions Françaises En Asie., antique map, old maps PERROT, A-M. - Carte De L'Indostan Servant à Indiquer Les Possessions Françaises En Asie.
Paris, 1826, Uncoloured.. 290x290mm. Good impression.
Map of a part of Asia, with Sri Lanka, From " Nouvel Atlas du royaume de France, ou cartes détaillées des Gaules, de la France à l'époque de 1789, des 86 départements et des colonies françaises... Chaque carte est accompagnée d'un tableau statistique et historique par A.-M. Perrot,... et J. Aupick,.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MONIN, C.V.,  Indes., antique map, old maps MONIN, C.V. - Indes.
Paris, 1845, In original o/l colours.. 200x265mm. Steel engraving in original out line colours. Good margins. In good condition.
Detailed map of India, Malaysia, Cambodia, Tibet and Thailand, prepared by Charles V. Monin (fl.1830-1880) a French cartographer of Caen and Paris. Published in Atlas Universel de Géographie Ancienne &c Moderne en 42 Cartes dressé par C.V. Monin. Engraved by Laguillermie.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 80 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
GARNIER, F.A.,  Asie Meridionale. Inde Anglaise et Indo-Chine., antique map, old maps GARNIER, F.A. - Asie Meridionale. Inde Anglaise et Indo-Chine.
Paris, 1861, In original colours.. 340x468mm. Steel engraving in good condition.
Very detailed map from Atlas Spherodidal & Universel de geographie , Prepared by F.A.Garnier and edited by Jules Renouard, rue de Tournon, Paris. Uncommon map with decorative title cartouche lower left hand corner. Showing good detail of India and Malaysia.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 70 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Sri Lanka(Ceylon)
MÜNSTER,  Sebastian., Sumatra ein grosse Insel, so von den alten Geographen Taprobana, ist genent worden (Sri Lanka)., antique map, old maps MÜNSTER, Sebastian. - Sumatra ein grosse Insel, so von den alten Geographen Taprobana, ist genent worden (Sri Lanka).
Basel, ca 1540, Coloured. 254x340mm. Wood block print. In good condition with large margins, and good paper with a small worm hole.
One of the earliest and highly decorative woodcut maps of Ceylon (Sri Lanka) by Sebastian Münster. To the left of the map a cartouche with explanatory text in 10 lines about pepper, above a large elephant representation.
The title on verso is surrounded by a beautiful woodcut border. From the ...
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Estimate
($ 275 - 325)

Bid received
$ 225
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MÜNSTER, S., Sumatra ein grosse Insel, so von den alten Geographen Taprobana, ist genent worden (Sri Lanka)., antique map, old maps MÜNSTER, S. - Sumatra ein grosse Insel, so von den alten Geographen Taprobana, ist genent worden (Sri Lanka).
Basle, 1574, Uncoloured. 260x345mm. In good condition. Centrefold reinforced for protective reasons, some stains to margins, verso with contemporary handwritten annotations.
A nice impression of this great map of island of Tabrobana, which was variously thought to be Ceylon or Sumatra. This map depicts Ceylon with the typical misconceptions of Ptolemy showing a small part of India incorrectly in the northeast corner of the map.
To the left of the map a cartouche w...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 420)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Delineatio Tragoediae Illius, Qua Viceadmiralis Sebaldus de Weert., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Delineatio Tragoediae Illius, Qua Viceadmiralis Sebaldus de Weert.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 130x167mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Event during Jan Harmensz Bree's account of the voyage to the East Indies in 1602-1604, under the command of Admirals Sebald De Weert and Pietersz to Ceylon, where de Weert met his death at the hands of the Maharajah of Kandy. Engraving showing the murdering of Sebald or Sebalt de Weert (May 2, 1567... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VALENTYN, F., Jaffenapatnam., antique map, old maps VALENTYN, F. - Jaffenapatnam.
Amsterdam, 1728, Coloured.. 275x360mm. Excellent, strong impression.
A bird's eye-view of the fort and town of Jaffna. From Francois Valentyn's "Oud en Nieuw Oost Indien', part V : Beschryving van Coromandel, Pegu, Arrakan, Bengale, Mocha, Persien... Malakka.. Sumatra... Ceylon".... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 140 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GILL / MACDONALD.,  Map of Ceylon showing her Tea Industry., antique map, old maps GILL / MACDONALD. - Map of Ceylon showing her Tea Industry.
Ceylon, ca 1934, In attractive strong original colours.. 130x85mm. In near perfect condition. Some MS writing to back cover.
A delightful little brochure highlighting the Ceylonese tea industry, issued by the Ceylon Tea Propaganda Board in the mid 1930s. It features a lovely map of the island on the front cover, with the sun shining, winds blowing, and coastal and inland place names abound.
The various tea regions a...
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Estimate
($ 130 - 160)

Bid received
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Pakistan / Mongol
FRIES, L., Tabula X Asiae., antique map, old maps FRIES, L. - Tabula X Asiae.
Strassburg, 1522 -1525, Uncoloured.. 290x370mm. Wood block. Evenly toned; edges frayed; centerfold discoloured due to glue; some stitch holes; some staining; printing indentations; cropped left margin; lower corners missing; small hole lower left corner; verso Latin text.
Woodcut engraved map of Afghanistan, Pakistan and parts of India on Ptolemaic projection on Ptolemaic projection from "Geographia", with maps by Laurens Fries and the text edited by Michael Servetus.
Servatus who was accused of heresy, and when he was burnt at the stake, Calvin ordered that cop...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 700)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BELLIN, J., Carte de L’Indoustan Suivant les Cartes les Plus Recentes…, antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carte de L’Indoustan Suivant les Cartes les Plus Recentes…
Paris, 1752, Uncoloured.. 235x340mm. In very fine condition with folds as issued.
This pleasing map depicts the northern section of the Indian subcontinent and includes present-day Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, and Tibet, in addition to northern India. It is adorned with two cartouches, containing the title and distance scales.

Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 – 1772) w...
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Estimate
($ 145 - 180)

Starting bid
$ 85
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
UNKNOWN.,  [Afghanistan]., antique map, old maps UNKNOWN. - [Afghanistan].
Moscow, 1982, In attractive strong original colours.. 545x703mm. In mint condition. Multifolds. Good margins.
A scarce Russian relief map (in Russian) of Afghanistan, published in Moscow during the Soviet occupation of the country during the early 1980s. Complete with separate booklet of Afghan place names, and illustrated paper slipcase to house the map and booklet.
There are three inset colour coded...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 250)

Bid received
$ 140
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Turkey
SCHEDEL, H.,  [Constantinopolis. . . Sexta etas mudi CCXLIX ]., antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - [Constantinopolis. . . Sexta etas mudi CCXLIX ].
Nuremberg, 1493, Uncoloured.. 367x225mm. Printed on heavy paper. In very good condition. Size of sheet 440 x 310mm.
One of the first wood block printed views of Istanbul (233 x 227mm.) .
Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published the year that Columbus returned to Europe after discovering America.
The woodblock cutters were M...
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Estimate
($ 450 - 600)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Byzantium, Nunc Constantinopolis.., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Byzantium, Nunc Constantinopolis..
Cologne, 1578, In original colours.. 326x479mm. Some minor browning and foxing, wide margins, verso center fold reinforced. Old manuscript annotations in French in margins and on verso.
One of the finest and most sought-after views of Istanbul. Viewed from the village of Scutari, the City is shown with all its fortifications, the original Genoese district of Galata on the opposite bank of the Golden Horn to the right.
European galleons and Turkish galleys fill the seas of the ...
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Estimate
($ 2,400 - 2,750)

Starting bid
$ 2,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F., Byzantium nunc Constantinopolis., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Byzantium nunc Constantinopolis.
Cologne, 1580, In attractive colours.. 328x480mm. Text on verso. Slightly age toned with some foxing. Small repair in bottom margin in center fold.
One of the finest and most sought-after views of Istanbul. Viewed from the village of Scutari, the City is shown with all its fortifications, the original Genoese district of Galata on the opposite bank of the Golden Horn to the right.
European galleons and Turkish galleys fill the seas of the ...
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Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,500)

Bid received
$ 1,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MUNSTER, S.,  [Asia Minor], antique map, old maps MUNSTER, S. - [Asia Minor]
Basle, 1588, Uncoloured.. 132x176mm. Some paper age toning and some marginal water stains.
Wood block printed map with German text beneath and to verso of map. Map shows Turkey and many of the Greek Islands, Crete, Cyprus, Syria, Asia Minor and Thracia.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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