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Taiwan
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Province de Fo-Kien. [Includes West Coast of Taiwan], antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Province de Fo-Kien. [Includes West Coast of Taiwan]
The Hague, H. Scheurleer, 1737, Uncoloured.. 375x320mm. Very good condition. Folds as issued.
Important map of Fujian Province, showing the east coast of China and the west coast of Taiwan. It shows that for the Manchu Qing, only the western half of Formosa was considered part of the Province of Fujian. It is not that the map maker was unaware of the shape of the eastern part of the island: ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 840  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
STOCKLEIN, J.,  Die Insel Formosa neu abgemessen auf Befehl Kaysers Kamhi., antique map, old maps STOCKLEIN, J. - Die Insel Formosa neu abgemessen auf Befehl Kaysers Kamhi.
Augsburg, 1726, Uncoloured.. 179x222mm. A few, mainly marginal light brown spots, generally in fine condition. Dark impression.
One of the earliest obtainable printed map of Taiwan or Formosa Island. It was issued around 1726 to illustrate Joseph Stöcklein's [Stoecklein] compellation of Jesuit missionary letters "Allerhand So Lehr-als Geist-reiche Brief, Schrifften, und Reis-Beschreibungen".
The map presents the wester...
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,008  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
AMMANN, Hans Jacob,  Reiß in das Gelobte Land ... Mit nach dreyen andern Reißbeschreibungen vermehret, und schönen Kupfern gezieret., antique map, old maps AMMANN, Hans Jacob - Reiß in das Gelobte Land ... Mit nach dreyen andern Reißbeschreibungen vermehret, und schönen Kupfern gezieret.
Zürich, M. Schauffelberger Erbin, 1678, Uncoloured.. 170x105mm. Octavo, contemp. vellum, stained and spine contemporarily renewed. - Browned, heavily finger-stained, in places brown or water stained throughout. The folding plates, slightly cleaned with a few repaired tears along the folds, plate 2 (Batavia) right hand margin trimmed to neat line, with extended margin. Fronts. bound before “Americanische Reis-Beschreibung”.
Very rare first illustrated edition of collected travel accounts by citizens of Zürich, containing : Hans Ja... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,040  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DE LA CONCEPTION, J.,  Mapa De la parte de la Isla Formosa sa perteneciente al Emperadotde la China sacado por Ord. De S.M., antique map, old maps DE LA CONCEPTION, J. - Mapa De la parte de la Isla Formosa sa perteneciente al Emperadotde la China sacado por Ord. De S.M.
Manilla, Seminario Conciliar, y Real de San Carlos, 1788-1792, Uncoloured.. 120x167mm. Printed on rice paper. Paper slightly browned, two worm homles and some paper cracks under laid.
Extremely rare map of the west coast of Taiwan, the Punghu or Pescadore Islands, and the Fokien or Fujian coast of China. Several ancient Taiwanese cities are noted, including Keelung, Tainan, and what might be Kaohsiung.
Like most early maps of Taiwan, only the Chinese portion, west of the Cen...
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$ 15,000
Approx. Euro 12,600  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Malaysia / Singapore
LANGENES, B.,  Sumatra Insula., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. - Sumatra Insula.
Amsterdam, 1609, Uncoloured.. 91x124mm. Paper very lightly age toned, generally in fine condition. Dark impression.
A miniature map of Sumatra and the Malay Peninsula, including Singapore and the various islands directly south of it. Containing detailed geography and nomenclature around the entire island. East is at the top. Title cartouche on the lower right corner.
First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thre...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 378  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SURVEY DEPT. FEDERATION OF MALAYA,  Singapore. - Sheet 134h Keppel harbour., antique map, old maps SURVEY DEPT. FEDERATION OF MALAYA - Singapore. - Sheet 134h Keppel harbour.
Kuala Lumpur, 1958, In original printed colours.. 755x855mm. Fine condition. Remains of folds.
Map of Singapore. Map with legend and scale. According to a note "Prepared under the direction of the Surveyor General Malaya from the following sources materials : (a) F.M.S. Topo Surveys up to 1937
RAF Air Survey photography of whole sheet dated 1951 to 1957
Topographical field surveys ...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 630  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
War Office.,  Singapore., antique map, old maps War Office. - Singapore.
London, 1944, In original printed colours.. 665x800mm. Fine condition.
Chart of Southern part of Malaysian peninsular showing good detail on of Singapore. Map with legend and scale.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,250
Approx. Euro 1,050  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HIMELY, S.,  Sincapour., antique map, old maps HIMELY, S. - Sincapour.
Paris, Finot, 1835, Uncoloured.. 225x315mm. Aquatint plate in sepia. Some outer marginal light spotting. Lower margin with blind stamp "La Favorite". Plate mark : 29x38cm.
Early view of Singapore after Paris and engraved in aquatint technique by Sigismond Himely (1801-1872). Published as plate 28 in Voyage autour du monde par les mers de l'Inde et de la Chine de la corvette de sa Majeste La Favorite execute pendant les annees 1830, 1831, 1832 sous le commandement ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,470  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DEPOT DE LA MARINE.,  Mer de Chine - Detroit De Singapour Partie Comprise Entre Singaour et Le Dett. De Malacca d'apres les travaux du Commr. J.W. Reed de la Marine Royale d'Angleterr, executes de 1865 a 1869 et les documents Hollandais . . . 1873, antique map, old maps DEPOT DE LA MARINE. - Mer de Chine - Detroit De Singapour Partie Comprise Entre Singaour et Le Dett. De Malacca d'apres les travaux du Commr. J.W. Reed de la Marine Royale d'Angleterr, executes de 1865 a 1869 et les documents Hollandais . . . 1873
Paris, 1873, Uncoloured.. 443x620mm. Some marginal discolouration. Generally in very good condition.
A detailed chart of Singapore Strait, drawn from an English Chart by J.W. Reed, who surveyed Singapore and environs between 1865 and 1869, aboard the H.M.S. Rifleman.
The chart is one of the earliest maps to focus in significant detail on the region, following only 20 years after John Turnbull ...
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$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,100  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE ROSSI, G.,  Penisola Dell India di la dal Gange Diusa ne i Regni, che in essasi contengono et accresciuta di varie notizie. Da Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola e conforme le Relationi di alcuni Padri della Compa di Giesu di Monsu Tavernier . . . 1683, antique map, old maps DE ROSSI, G. - Penisola Dell India di la dal Gange Diusa ne i Regni, che in essasi contengono et accresciuta di varie notizie. Da Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola e conforme le Relationi di alcuni Padri della Compa di Giesu di Monsu Tavernier . . . 1683
Rome, 1683-1688, In attractive colours.. 540x418mm. Some very minor marginal spotting. Dark impression. Very fine.
Giacomo Rossi's fine late 17th century map of Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia and part of Sumatra.. Engraved by Franciscus Donia. Issued in Il Mercurio geografico In lower right corner a tittle cartouche.
The cartographer was Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola (1643-1695) who was active in Moden...
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$ 2,200
Approx. Euro 1,848  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Nouvelle carte des mers comprises entre le détroit de Banca et P°. Timon avec la partie orientale du détroit de Malacca., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Nouvelle carte des mers comprises entre le détroit de Banca et P°. Timon avec la partie orientale du détroit de Malacca.
Paris, 1745, Coloured.. 587x445mm. Large folio. Dark impression. Very fine to mint condition. Printed on heavy paper.
Important French chart of the tip of Malaysia with Singapore. Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay areas. Engraved by Guillaume-Nicolas Delahaye (1727-1802).

Jean-Baptiste-Nicolas-Denis d' Après de Mannevillette (1707-1780)...
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$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,200  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Philippines
PAN AMERICAN WORLD AIRLINES,  Philippines - The famous volcanic peak Mt. Mayon. . ., antique map, old maps PAN AMERICAN WORLD AIRLINES - Philippines - The famous volcanic peak Mt. Mayon. . .
1956, Printed colours.. 403x535mm. Offset. Very good. Size of paper 403 x 535mm.
Mt Mayon Volcano Peak near Legaspi on the Philippines. Fine Pan American Airline mini poster.

Pan American World Airways, originally founded as Pan American Airways and commonly known as Pan Am, was the principal and largest international air carrier and unofficial flag carrier of the Uni...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 126  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LA PEROUSE, J. F. G.,  Costumes des habitans de Manille., antique map, old maps LA PEROUSE, J. F. G. - Costumes des habitans de Manille.
Paris, 1798, Uncoloured.. 265x400mm. In good condition. Good margins with some light spotting, dark impression.
A very beautiful print, showing four elegant figures relaxing in a shady glade, two women recline and two stand chatting.
After a design of Duché de Vancy and engraved by Dupréel. Made during the Voyages of La Perouse who set sail from France in 1785 to continue the discoveries of Captain Cook....
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$ 225
Approx. Euro 189  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LA PEROUSE, J. F. G.,  Vue de cavite dans la Baie de Manille., antique map, old maps LA PEROUSE, J. F. G. - Vue de cavite dans la Baie de Manille.
Paris, 1798, Uncoloured.. 270x400mm. In good condition. Good margins with some light spotting, dark impression.
Two boats and passengers with Cavite Philippines in the background as it was seen from Manila Bay in January 1787.
After a design of Gaspard Duchè de Vancy and engraved by Simonet. Made during the Voyages of La Perouse who set sail from France in 1785 to continue the discoveries of Captain Coo...
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$ 225
Approx. Euro 189  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WHITE, R. T.,  Philippines Islands., antique map, old maps WHITE, R. T. - Philippines Islands.
Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1935, Colour printed.. 293x215mm. Very good condition. Descriptive text of Rhode Island on verso.
Pictorial map of Philippines Islands, from the famous illustrator, Ruth Taylor White and published in "Our USA: A Gay Geography".
Ruth Taylor White was among the most prolific makers of pictographic maps. Her whimsical style combines her artistic skills with local colour and flavor, making h...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 210  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Persia / Armenia / Iran / Irak
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Peich ou Peider de Nation Persienne Laquais du Grand Seigneur. (13 ), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Peich ou Peider de Nation Persienne Laquais du Grand Seigneur. (13 )
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.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died ...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Femme Persienne. (59), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Femme Persienne. (59)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x164mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the lower and left margins.
Sought-after copper engraved plate of a woman from Persia. 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 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.,  DANSEUSE. Costumes Persans 9., antique map, old maps GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME. - DANSEUSE. Costumes Persans 9.
Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848, In original colours.. 335x240mm. Hand colored lithograph heightened with gum Arabic. Mint condition, broad margins, format of paper : 54 x 34 cm.
A beautiful hand coloured lithograph of an elegant dancing girl from Persia published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artistes et lithographiés par Alophe, Janet-Lange et Dollet". Printed by Lemercier in Paris. The lithography is beautifully finished ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 350
Approx. Euro 294  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
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" ".
The lithographed are beautifully finished with water colour and gum Arabic. Good detail of...
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$ 375
Approx. Euro 315  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Near / Middle East
BONNART, H.,  Emir Fechrredin prince des Drus., antique map, old maps BONNART, H. - Emir Fechrredin prince des Drus.
Paris, ca. 1740, Uncoloured.. 235x175mm. Margins cut close. Very good condition.
Engraving published by Nicolas Bonnart (c.1637 - 1718), engraver in Augsburg since 1719. Before the nineteenth century portraits of rulers in the Islamic Middle East were a rarity.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 126  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.,  AFGHAN de CABOULE. Costumes Persans 8., antique map, old maps GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME. - AFGHAN de CABOULE. Costumes Persans 8.
Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848, In original colours.. 335x240mm. Hand colored lithograph heightened with gum Arabic. On toned paper. Mint condition, broad margins, format of paper : 54 x 34 cm.
A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an elegant Afghan from Kabul published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artistes et lithographiés par Alophe, Janet-Lange et Dollet".
Lithographed by Janet-Lange after a painting by Eug. Flandin. The lithograp...
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$ 350
Approx. Euro 294  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Thailand/Burma/Vietnam
DE BRY, Th.,  XIX. Venatio Elephantum in Pegu. [How elephants are caught in Pegu], antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XIX. Venatio Elephantum in Pegu. [How elephants are caught in Pegu]
Frankfurt, 1599, Uncoloured.. 132x168mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of the sheet 305 x 195mm.
How elephants are caught in Pegu. The king of Pegu had a particular method of transporting elephants. He had a great enclosure built of strong wooden posts, with a trap-door at the entrance. At the other side of this pen were several stalls that also had trap-doors. The natives then released their e... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 130
Approx. Euro 109  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
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