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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 383  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
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 1,530  

Condition:
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. A dark impression. Paper has been washed and strengthened due to foxing. Refreshment of old colour.
Rare map of the Arabian Peninsula, first published in 1654 and one of the first large maps focused specifically on the Arabian Peninsula. Sanson's map of the Arabian Peninsula continued to influence maps of the region throughout the latter part of the 17th century.
Engraved by Jean Somer.
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,275  

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Condition Rating: 2
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... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,550  

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Condition Rating: 3
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... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 550
Approx. Euro 468  

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Condition Rating: 2
PEETERS, J. / BOUTTATS, G.,  Maskatae, in Arabien., antique map, old maps PEETERS, J. / BOUTTATS, G. - Maskatae, in Arabien.
Antwerp, c.1690, Uncoloured.. 120x235mm. Some light marginal water staining. Good and dark impression.
Magnificent bird's eye-town-view of Muscat, Oman’s port capital. Etched by Gaspar Bouttats (1640-1695).
The Antwerp based publisher Jacques Peeters published ca. 1690 a series of prints related to the Habsburg-Ottoman war (1683-1699) and the Ott...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PEETERS, J. / BOUTTATS, G.,  Mocha, in Arabien. (View of Mocha, Yemen.), antique map, old maps PEETERS, J. / BOUTTATS, G. - Mocha, in Arabien. (View of Mocha, Yemen.)
Antwerp, c.1690, Uncoloured.. 130x240mm. Some light water staining in top margin. Good and dark impression.
Magnificent bird's eye-town-view of Mocha in Yemen.. Etched by Gaspar Bouttats (1640-1695).
The Antwerp based publisher Jacques Peeters published ca. 1690 a series of prints related to the Habsburg-Ottoman war (1683-1699) and the Ottoman Empire,...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

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Condition Rating: 2
MÜLLER, J. U.,  [Arabia], antique map, old maps MÜLLER, J. U. - [Arabia]
Ulm, 1692, In original o/l colours.. 63x75mm. Copper engraved map with letter press. German text. Nice dark impression. Size of sheet 161x 93mm. Blanc verso.
A lovely miniature map of the region of Armenia and Georgia, showing both parts of the Black Sea and Caspian Sea. For such a small map it renders a wealth of detail, with mountains, forests, river, towns, cities all engraved in some detail.
From Kurtz-bündige Abbild und Vorstellung Der Gantzen...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MORTIER, P.,  Carte des Principales Ports de Mer Bancs de sable &c: qui sont dans la Mer Rouge.., antique map, old maps MORTIER, P. - Carte des Principales Ports de Mer Bancs de sable &c: qui sont dans la Mer Rouge..
Amsterdam, 1720, Coloured.. 482x424mm. In good condition.
A sheet including 11 charts of Bays and anchor places along the coasts of Yemen, east coast of the Arabian peninsula and Egypt. One of the early maps to focus on this area. An impressive large sheet chart including the Red Sea, the coasts of Somali, Yemen, east coast of the Arabian peninsula.
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,275  

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Condition Rating: 2
CHATELAIN, H.,  Le temple de la Mecque avec une description de tout ce qu'on y voit . . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Le temple de la Mecque avec une description de tout ce qu'on y voit . . .
Amsterdam, 1728, Uncoloured.. 380x438mm. Paper slightly age toned. A good and dark impression.
Fascinating engraving depicting the Muslim Kaaba at Mecca. Below the main image are two smaller vignette images of people praying. In between the two vignettes is a key (A - Q) to the Kaaba view and a description in French of Islamic traditions.
Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743) was a Hugue...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 850  

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Condition Rating: 2
VAUGONDY, R. de,  L'Arabie., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - L'Arabie.
Paris, later than 1749, In original o/l colours.. 160x177mm. Very crisp and fine image. Good margins. Very good condition.
Small detailed map of the Arabian Peninsula. From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.
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$ 225
Approx. Euro 191  

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Condition Rating: 2
CHILD, G.,  A Map and Chart of Arabia, the Red Sea, & Persian Gulf, drawn from the Chart of the Eastern Ocean, Publish'd in 1740, by Order of ye Count de Maruepas, improv'd from particular Surveys, and regulated by Astronomical Observations., antique map, old maps CHILD, G. - A Map and Chart of Arabia, the Red Sea, & Persian Gulf, drawn from the Chart of the Eastern Ocean, Publish'd in 1740, by Order of ye Count de Maruepas, improv'd from particular Surveys, and regulated by Astronomical Observations.
London, Th. Salmon, 1752-1753, Coloured.. 143x207mm. Some very light discolouration along old folds, paper slightly washed. Generally in very good condition.
A small but unusual map of the Arabian Peninsular, engraved by G. Child for 'The universal traveller: or, A compleat description of the several nations of the world', by Thomas Salmon, published in London by Richard Baldwin.
With in the Persian Gulf 'I.Bahrayn' and 'Pearl Bank'. The compass is...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 340  

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Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  Karte von den Kusten  von Arabien . . ., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Karte von den Kusten von Arabien . . .
Germany, ca. 1760, In attractive strong original colours.. 215x250mm. Manuscript map in brown ink and wash colour. In mint condition.
Manuscript map of Arabia. A close copy of Bellin's map of the Arabian Peninsular. In the lower right margin "Tom A, vol V."
A title cartouche in lower left corner and a lettered key in the lower right.

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$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,125  

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Condition Rating: 3
HARREVELT,E.van / CHANGUION, D.J.,  Carte de la Coste d'Arabie., antique map, old maps HARREVELT,E.van / CHANGUION, D.J. - Carte de la Coste d'Arabie.
Amsterdam, 1773, Uncoloured.. 215x248mm. Good and dark impression.
Uncommon issue of this very nice map of the Arabian peninsula. Depicted is Saudi Arabia, Red Sea and the Persian Gulf.
With French text in title cartouche and an additional title in Dutch underneath the map.
From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de l'Histoire Philosophique et Pol...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 340  

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Condition Rating: 2
SANTINI, P.,  Etats du Grand-Seigneur en Asie, empire de Perse, pays des Usbecs, Arabie et Egypte., antique map, old maps SANTINI, P. - Etats du Grand-Seigneur en Asie, empire de Perse, pays des Usbecs, Arabie et Egypte.
Venise, 1778, In original o/l colours.. 484x552mm. Very good condition.
Detailed map of the region bounded by the Black Sea, Georgia, the Caspian, Uzbekistan, The Indian Ocean, Saudi Arabia (here called "Arabie Heureuse"), Egypt and the Red Sea. With fine rococo cartouche lower left showing natives smoking hookah..
Published by P.Santini, after R. de Vaugondy....
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$ 550
Approx. Euro 468  

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Condition Rating: 2
MOURADJA D'OHSSON, Ignace.,  [Tableau Général de l'Empire Ottoman]. 11 plates with the panoramic view of Mecca., antique map, old maps MOURADJA D'OHSSON, Ignace. - [Tableau Général de l'Empire Ottoman]. 11 plates with the panoramic view of Mecca.
Paris, 1790, Uncoloured.. 487x350mm. Folio. 11 unnumbered engraved plates (8 single-page and 3 folding) before letter. Half cloth binding from the 19th century. Slightly water staining and brown spotting. One tear at the second small plate, repaired.
Collection of 11 engraved plates (3 folding) from "Tableau Général de l'Empire Ottoman", Paris, Imprimerie de Monsieur, 1790, comprising the famous panoramic view of Mecca.
Some plates have been engraved after drawings by C. N. Cochin fils. The panoramic view of Mecca has been engraved by N. Ma...
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$ 5,500
Approx. Euro 4,675  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ARROWSMITH, John,  Arabia. Sive Regio inter Mare Medium, Arabicum Sinum, . . ., antique map, old maps ARROWSMITH, John - Arabia. Sive Regio inter Mare Medium, Arabicum Sinum, . . .
London, 1841, In original o/l colours.. 305x227mm. Steel engraving. In very good condition.
Very detailed map of the Arabian Peninsular, covering the Caspian Sea in the upper right corner and Syria to the Indian Ocean, Somalia and parts of Persia, Syria and Kurdistan. This map was published by A. Arrowsmith, hydrographer to His Majesty, in 1828.

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$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

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Condition Rating: 2
ARROWSMITH, John,  Arabia., antique map, old maps ARROWSMITH, John - Arabia.
London, 1841, In original o/l colours.. 305x227mm. In very good condition. Wide margins.
Steel engraved map of the Arabian Peninsular. It shows Arabia and Parts of Persia, Syria and Kurdistan. The regional boundaries are colored and relief shown by hachures. This map was published by A. Arrowsmith, hydrographer to His Majesty, in 1828.

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$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

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Condition Rating: 2
MALTE-BRUN, V.A.,  Carte d'unne partie de l'Arabie Septentrionale Pour suivre les Voyages de Mr. G.A. Vallin. . ., antique map, old maps MALTE-BRUN, V.A. - Carte d'unne partie de l'Arabie Septentrionale Pour suivre les Voyages de Mr. G.A. Vallin. . .
Paris, November 1855, In original colours.. 190x240mm. Pen and ink and body colour on thin paper, pasted on larger sheet. Paper with staining and some damage to paper.
This is the original hand drawn map by Victor Adolphe Malte-Brun of "Carte d'unne partie de l'Arabie Septentrionale Pour suivre les Voyages de Mr. G.A. Wallin", of which the printed version was published in Nouvelles Annales des Voyages VI Série in November 1856.

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$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,550  

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Condition Rating: 5
ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY,  The Bahrein Islands.  Reduced from the admiraly Charts, illustrating the journey of Theodore Brent, Esq., antique map, old maps ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY - The Bahrein Islands. Reduced from the admiraly Charts, illustrating the journey of Theodore Brent, Esq.
London, Edward Stanford, 1890, In original printed colours.. 210x116mm. Lithographed map on thin paper.
Early map of Bahrein Island, with in top a map of the Persian Gulf. Fine colored lithograph map by F.S. Weller. Published for the proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society, illustrating the journey of Theodore Brent. With in center Jebel Dukham, most of the country's oil wells are situated in th... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

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Condition Rating: 2
BASCHET, R.,  L'illustration,  journal officiel hebdomadaire., antique map, old maps BASCHET, R. - L'illustration, journal officiel hebdomadaire.
Paris, 1908, Coloured.. 405x304mm. Good impression. Publishers cover and 20pp. with photo's and advertisements.
L'Illustration, the first French illustrated newspaper from 1843, became the first magazine in the world in 19... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 213  

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Condition Rating: 3
Turkey
ORTELIUS, A.,  1) Natoliae,.. 2) Aegypti recentior.. 3) Carthaginis.., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - 1) Natoliae,.. 2) Aegypti recentior.. 3) Carthaginis..
Antwerp, 1570-1609, Coloured.. 320x490mm. Good condition. Some light marginal browning.
To the left a map of Turkey. Oriented with west at bottom. Right side of sheet contains a map of northern Egypt showing the Nile River delta, and a map the vicinity of Tunis with many oared ships in the sea.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 700
Approx. Euro 595  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERIAN, M.,  Constantinopolitanae urbis effigies ad vivum expressa, quam Turcae Stampoldam vocant. A° MDCXXXV., antique map, old maps MERIAN, M. - Constantinopolitanae urbis effigies ad vivum expressa, quam Turcae Stampoldam vocant. A° MDCXXXV.
Frankfurt, 1635, Uncoloured.. 228x695mm. Some age-toning of the paper. One fold separated and underlaid. Dark and good impression.
Large, decorative view of the city of Constantinople, with legend across the bottom. It is beautifully engraved with quaint scenes of everyday life, including hunters with their dogs in the near foreground. Across the Golden Horn the various palaces, mosques and principal buildings.
Copper engr...
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$ 2,200
Approx. Euro 1,870  

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Condition Rating: 3
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Boluch Bassi Capitaine de Cent Janissaires. (6), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Boluch Bassi Capitaine de Cent Janissaires. (6)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 264x165mm. Paper slightly browned, small wormhole in the lower left margin.
Sought-after copper engraved plate from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died in abo...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 85  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Solachi ou Solacler, Archer Ordinaire de la Garde du Grand Seigneur. (7), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Solachi ou Solacler, Archer Ordinaire de la Garde du Grand Seigneur. (7)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 273x170mm. Paper slightly browned, small wormhole in the lower left margin.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 85  

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Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Iannissaire ou Ianissarler Soudart a Pied de la Garde Ordinaire du Grand Seigneur. (8), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Iannissaire ou Ianissarler Soudart a Pied de la Garde Ordinaire du Grand Seigneur. (8)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 275x172mm. Paper slightly browned, small wormhole in the lower left margin.
Sought-after copper engraved plate from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died in abo...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 85  

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Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Iannissaire Allant à la Guerre. (9), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Iannissaire Allant à la Guerre. (9)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x164mm. Paper slightly browned, small wormhole in the lower left margin.
Sought-after copper engraved plate from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died in abo...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 85  

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Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Azamoglan Rustique .(12), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Azamoglan Rustique .(12)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 271x170mm. Paper slightly browned and spotted.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 85  

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Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Habit et Manière ancienne des Peiches ou Laquais du Grand Seigneur. (14), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Habit et Manière ancienne des Peiches ou Laquais du Grand Seigneur. (14)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 271x170mm. Paper slightly browned, few wormholes affecting the lower and left margin. Marginal spotting.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 85  

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Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Les Yurongnes. (18), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Les Yurongnes. (18)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 276x174mm. Paper slightly browned, few wormholes affecting the upper, lower and left margins.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died ...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 85  

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Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Torlaqui Religieux Turc. ( 25 ), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Torlaqui Religieux Turc. ( 25 )
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 267x168mm. Paper slightly browned, few wormholes affecting the lower margin.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 85  

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Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  (Grand dame Turque. 45), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - (Grand dame Turque. 45)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x168mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the lower margin.
Sought-after copper engraved plate of a woman from Turkey. Plate from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fif...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 85  

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Condition Rating: 4
GONSALES, A,  Turckschemoniken die onder den goddelycken. . ., antique map, old maps GONSALES, A - Turckschemoniken die onder den goddelycken. . .
Antwerpen, Michiel Cnobbaert, 1673, Uncoloured.. 185x125mm. Good and dark impression. Paper slightly age toned.
Decorative picture of three dervishes dancers. Their whirling dance, also known as the sema, is a serious religious ritual performed by Muslim priests in a prayer trance to Allah of this Turkish sect. The religious music for the dance of the dervishes was given by a large orchestra. The dance is per... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 68  

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Condition Rating: 3
MONDHARE,  Vue du sperbe Temple de St.Sophie .. a Constantinople., antique map, old maps MONDHARE - Vue du sperbe Temple de St.Sophie .. a Constantinople.
Paris, 1800, In original colours.. 282x448mm. So-called optical print, good condition.
A fanciful depiction of the Aya Sofya in Istanbul. In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devices and special engravings to be viewed through them.
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$ 280
Approx. Euro 238  

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Condition Rating: 3
ARROWSMITH,A.,  A Map of the Environs of Constantinople Drawn from a great number of accurate astronomical & geographical manuscripts and printed documents, by A. Arrowsmith 1801 and 1804., antique map, old maps ARROWSMITH,A. - A Map of the Environs of Constantinople Drawn from a great number of accurate astronomical & geographical manuscripts and printed documents, by A. Arrowsmith 1801 and 1804.
London, No.10 Soho Square, 4th September 1804, In attractive strong original colours.. 1270x1590mm. Dissected into 48 sections on 4 sheets, laid on linen. Some very light water marks. Generally in good condition. Attractive original colouring. If joined 1270 x 1590 mm.
Arrowsmith’s large and detailed map of the Ottoman Empire and the Black Sea, with Cyprus, Crete and the Greek Islands in the Mediterranean Sea, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
By the beginning of the nineteenth century the Ottoman Empire had fallen some way from the lofty heights of 1683, when...
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$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,400  

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Condition Rating: 3
RAFFET, A.,  Infanterie Turque (chasseurs). 7 novembre 1837., antique map, old maps RAFFET, A. - Infanterie Turque (chasseurs). 7 novembre 1837.
Paris, Gihaut frères, 1848, In original colours.. 330x252mm. Lithography on heavy paper, finished by hand and gum Arabic. Wide margin, spotting in the margin.
Beautiful lithography by Auguste Raffet (1804 -1860 ) and printed by Auguste Bry.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 213  

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Condition Rating: 2
GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.,  ARMENIEN. Costumes de l'Empire Ottoman 9., antique map, old maps GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME. - ARMENIEN. Costumes de l'Empire Ottoman 9.
Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848, In original colours.. 335x240mm. Hand colored lithograph heightened with gum Arabic. Very good to mint condition. Broad margins, format of paper : 54 x 34 cm.
A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an Armenian published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artistes et lithographiés par Alophe, Janet-Lange et Dollet" ".
Drawn & lithographed by Rogier....
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$ 375
Approx. Euro 319  

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Condition Rating: 2
OLIVIER, E.,  Plan de Constantinople, non compris ses faubourgs. Grave d'apres les documents du ministere de la Guerre par E. Olivier., antique map, old maps OLIVIER, E. - Plan de Constantinople, non compris ses faubourgs. Grave d'apres les documents du ministere de la Guerre par E. Olivier.
Péra, Istanbul, 1851, Uncoloured.. 1480x1370mm. In 11 joined sheets. The paper is on foldings on several places separating, however with no paper loss.
A very rare lithographic town-plan of Istanbul, Scale 98 yards to one inch., printed in Pera, Istanbul by E. Olivier.

The ornate design on the top of the title is a tughra, which is a highly stylized and individualized signature (or monogram) of the reigning Ott...
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$ 8,000
Approx. Euro 6,800  

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JACOMME et CIE.,  (Untitled view  from Scutari with a view of Constantinople), antique map, old maps JACOMME et CIE. - (Untitled view from Scutari with a view of Constantinople)
Paris, 1860, Lithography on tinted ground.. 410x570mm. Lithography on tinted grounds. Mint condition.
Panoramic view from Scutari with a view of Constantinople in the distance, after a design by Johann Schranz. Published by J. Missiriè.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,275  

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Condition Rating: 1
KIEPERT, H.,  Carte générale de L'Empire Ottoman en Europe et en Asie dressée par Henri Kiepert . . ., antique map, old maps KIEPERT, H. - Carte générale de L'Empire Ottoman en Europe et en Asie dressée par Henri Kiepert . . .
Berlin, Verlag von Dietrich Reimer, 1867, In original colours.. 892x1238mm. Lithographed folding wall map dissected in 16 segments and laid down on linen. Very good condition.
Large School wall map of Turkish Empire printed in chromo-lithography. Published by Dieter Reimer and printed by Ferdind Barth in Berlin.
This rare map has two insets in lower left corner "Prononciation" and "Explication de termes géographiques appartenant aux langues principales de l'orient e...
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$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,488  

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Korea (and Japan)
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Isola del Giapone e penisola di Corea., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Isola del Giapone e penisola di Corea.
Venice, 1692, Uncoloured.. 455x610mm. A good and dark impression. Some very minor light brown spotting and light discolouration of paper.
A most attractive and decorative map by Vincenzo Coronelli. An elaborate central title cartouche garlanded with intertwined flowers and dedicated to the Rev.de Fontaine of the Society of Jesus. The delineation of Japan is on the standard Martini model although Hokkaido, then known as Yedo is shown a... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,125  

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BLAEU, J. / DE WIT, F. / COVENS, J. / MORTIER, P.,  Japonia Regnum., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. / DE WIT, F. / COVENS, J. / MORTIER, P. - Japonia Regnum.
Amsterdam, 1655 - 1720, Original colours.. 417x589mm. No text on verso. Dark impression.
It is the first map to correctly show Korea as a peninsula.The rare Covens and Mortier issue of this important map of Japan and Korea, originally published by Blaeu. This was to remain the standard form of Japan until the eighteenth century and although replaced by the maps of Reland and Kaem... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,125  

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ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Royaume de Corée., antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Royaume de Corée.
The Hague, 1737, Uncoloured.. 520x353mm. Wide margins, a very good and dark impression. Mint.
With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche, engraved by G.Kondet. One of the earliest separate maps of Korea.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French cartographer. Compiled over 200 maps. This map is from his most important work Nouvel Atlas de la Chine, published in...
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$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,400  

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BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte du Katay, ou Empire de Kin : pour servir a l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan, raportée dans l'Histoire generale des voyages, tirée de l'Angloise., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte du Katay, ou Empire de Kin : pour servir a l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan, raportée dans l'Histoire generale des voyages, tirée de l'Angloise.
Paris, 1750, Coloured.. 206x310mm. Good impression. Map cut till neat line, and contemporarily laid down on a larger sheet of paper to fit in a larger atlas.
The map is of interest for the use of East Sea, the sea between Korea and Japan, here called "Mer de Corée".

Fine map of Korea and China's Yellow Sea. Complete title in top: Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin, pour servir de l'Histo...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 383  

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LA PÉROUSE, J.F.G,  Carte des découvertes fautes en 1787 dans les Mers de Chine et de Tartarie par les Frégates Françaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . ée. Feille., antique map, old maps LA PÉROUSE, J.F.G - Carte des découvertes fautes en 1787 dans les Mers de Chine et de Tartarie par les Frégates Françaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . ée. Feille.
Paris, 1797, Uncoloured.. 493x675mm. Printed on thick paper. Several vertical and horizontal folds as issued. Fine condition.
La Pérouse's important large-scale chart of Northern Japan, Hokkaido, the Kuriles, the tip of Kamschatka, and the northern part of Korea.
Showing the track of Perouse from 27 May 1787 at Cape Clonard, Isle Dagelet in Korea.
His voyage continued along the co...
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$ 1,400
Approx. Euro 1,190  

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TANNER, H. S. /  ARROWSMITH, A.,  Empire of Japan. (With Sea of Corea), antique map, old maps TANNER, H. S. / ARROWSMITH, A. - Empire of Japan. (With Sea of Corea)
London, 1807, Uncoloured.. 240x396mm. Very good condition. Narrow margins.
Detailed map of Japan and including Korea. Japan with good detail, gold mines and more. An island in the Pacific is called "Fatsisio, or Unhappy I. The Place of Exile for the Japanese Grandees. The prime meridian at Greenwich.
The interior of Korea has been left blank, except for a scal...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 425  

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THOMSON, J.,  Corea and Japan., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Corea and Japan.
Edinburgh, 1816, Original colours.. 500x620mm. Repair of two marginal splits close to center fold and one in center fold. Good condition.
A fine large-scale map of Japan and Korea showing an increasingly refined outline to the Japanese islands but still oversized Korean peninsula.
The strait south of Korea, is called "Strait of Korea". Including the islands Argonaut and Dagelet.
The map appeared in Thomson's New General ...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 383  

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HALL,B.,  Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea., antique map, old maps HALL,B. - Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea.
London, 1818, In original colours.. 290x230mm. 4to. Contemp. linen, gilt stamped title on spine. Large paper copy. Uncut. Several pages with small light brown stains. XV, 222, CXXX ,66pp. Illustrated with 15 plates and maps.
BRITAIN'S FIRST ACCURATE ACCOUNT OF KOREA & OKINAWANS. With an appendix containing charts and various hydrographical and scientific notices by captain Basil Hall and a vocabulary of the Loo-Cho language by H.J.Clifford,esq.
Printed by John Murray, Albemarle Street, London. Illustrated with 8 co...
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$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,250  

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ANONYMOUS,  [Manuscript map of Kangwon Province part of North Korea], antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - [Manuscript map of Kangwon Province part of North Korea]
ca, 1820 - 1840, Manuscript in attractive original colours.. 1040x630mm. Thin rice paper. Manuscript in dark brown ink with wash colour. Some age toning of paper, thinning of paper on old folds.
Detailed map of eastern part of North Korea, centered on Wonsan, previously known as Wonsanjin, Port Lazarev, and Gensan, a port city and naval base located in Kangwon Province, North Korea, along the eastern side of the Korean Peninsula, on the East Sea and the provincial capital. ¤... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,250
Approx. Euro 1,063  

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HONEGGER, V.,  Koreische Fischerfamilie. Famille de pecheurs de Corea., antique map, old maps HONEGGER, V. - Koreische Fischerfamilie. Famille de pecheurs de Corea.
Zürich, 1845, Uncoloured.. 230x280mm. Lithography in very good to mint condition.
A Korean family of fishermen playing a board game. No.9' above image. From "Schinz Naturgeschichte und Abbildungen des Menschen der verschiedenen Rassen und Stämme", and lithographed by J.Honegger and published in Honeggersche Lithographische Anstalt in Zürich. The image is copied after the work of ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 125
Approx. Euro 106  

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