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Connecticut and Parts adjacent at Amsterdam. .

A nice example of this early map of the state of Connecticut with part of Rhode Island to the east, Long Island to the south, and New York to the east. Rivers, roads, t...

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$15250 / ≈ €14492

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Publisher: COVENS / MORTIER jr.
Date: Amsterdam, 1780

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[Complete map of ancient and modern geography of China]

A variant of a so-called "Complete map of ancient and modern geography of China.". The map shows Korea in the east to Central Asia in the west, and from Heilong...

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Publisher: LIU, Mingjie
Date: China, ca. 1888

3 bids  

Strabonis nobilissimi et doctissimi philosophi ac geographi Rervm geographicarum commentarij libris XVII contenti, Latini facti Gvilielmo Xylandro Augustano interprete. . .

A few marginal annotations (pp. 109-111), in a 19th c. hand. Latin translation with a commentary by Wilhelm Holtzmann, also called Guglielmus Xylander. (1532-1576), libra...

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$7700 / ≈ €7317

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Publisher: STRABO / MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, Henri Petri, 1571

3 bids  

Typus Orbis Terrarum.

Ortelius' third and last world map is dated 1587 under the author's signature. From the rare Italian text edition. The earlier border of clouds has been replaced by a mor...

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$4250 / ≈ €4039

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Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1608-1612

3 bids  

[Toscana / Tuscany] En, candidi lectores, elegantioris Italiae partis, Tusciae scilicet, topographiam. aenis nris formis excussam in hac Tabella vobis denuo damus. . .

A rare map of Tuscany, including the islands of Elba, Giglio, Giannutri and part of Corsica, and covering the whole of Tuscany, part of Liguria, Lombardy, Emilia, Umbria,...

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$3100 / ≈ €2946

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Publisher: BELLARMATO, G. / SALAMANCA, A.
Date: Rome, ca 1557

2 bids  

Africa ex magnae Orbis Terrae Descriptione.

Very rare separately published "Lafreri" map of Africa. The title in typical Italian scrollwork surmounted by two Cupids in the lower Atlantic. A dedication to ...

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$2750 / ≈ €2613

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Publisher: MAZZA, Giovanni Battista / RASCIOTTI, Donato.
Date: Venice, ca. 1590

2 bids  

Urbium Londini et West-Monasterii nec non Surburbii Southwark Accurata Ichnographia ,., Neuester Grundris der Staedte London und West-Munster, Samt der Vorstadt Southwark ,.,

Detailed plan of London, extending from Grosvenor Square in the west to Mile End to the east, To the right inset views of St, James's Square, and Custom House, elevations...

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$2600 / ≈ €2471

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Publisher: HOMANN, J,B.
Date: Nuremberg, 1736

2 bids  

Atlas nouveau portatif à l'usage des militaires et du voyageur.

>Charming atlas with an engraved title, and 91 numbered and engraved double-page maps in orginal out line colors. The atlas starts by 36 pages text entitled 'Introduct...

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$2100 / ≈ €1996

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Publisher: LE ROUGE (Georges-Louis).
Date: Paris, Le Rouge, Prault, Veuve Robinot, Briasson, 1756

4 bids  

Nova et recens emendata totius Regni Ungariae una cum adiacentibus et finitimis regionisbus delineatio.

Engraved map by Jan van Deutecum, here the very rare first edition published by Cornelis Nicola in Asterdam in 1596. In very attractive original coloring.A re-issued was ...

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$2100 / ≈ €1996

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Publisher: DOETECUM, J. van.
Date: Amsterdam, Cornelius Nicol, 1596

2 bids  

Tabula Anemographica seu Pyxis Nautica.

Impressive compass rose with a fleur de lis at the center and 32 wind directions flowing from it identified in six languages, Greek, Latin, French, Dutch, Italian, and Sp...

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$2100 / ≈ €1996

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Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1650

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Europa Prima Nova Tabula

Very rare issue of one of the earliest printed maps of the European continent oriented to the south. Shows the continent from Constantinople and Greece to the east and Sp...

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$1800 / ≈ €1711

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Publisher: MUNSTER, S.
Date: Basel, 1552

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Carte du Mexique et des Pays Limitrophes situés au Nord et a l'Est Dressée d'apres la Grande Carte de la Nouvelle Espagne de Mr. A. de Humboldt et d'autres . . .

Significant map of Mexico and most of the United States, up the California coast as far as Cape San Sebastian (above Mendocino), and across to New York, with fairly good ...

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$1600 / ≈ €1520

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Publisher: HUMBOLDT, A.
Date: Paris, F. Schoell, 1811

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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 . . . 1871

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 ...

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$1550 / ≈ €1473

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Publisher: HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE OF THE ADMIRALTY.
Date: London, 1871

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Florentia Pulcherrima et Ruriae Civitas.

Detailed bird's-eye view of the town of Florence in Tuscany region, first published in Frederick de Wit's rare town book. With two keys 1-17 and 1-228 to important spots ...

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$1550 / ≈ €1473

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Publisher: DE WIT, F / VAN DER AA, P.
Date: Amsterdam, Leiden, 1697 / 1729

2 bids  

Destruccio Iherosolime.

A dramatic woodcut that synopsizes the six destruction's of Jerusalem (255x528mm) and on verso a illustration of a punishment (140x222mm.) One of the earliest obtainable ...

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$1500 / ≈ €1425

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

1 bid  

Page from a psalter.

Leaf from a 13th century Flemish psalter, on vellum, 12 lines of text in Latin, written in black ink.ON RECTO: Beautiful large historiated miniature of a mourning service...

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$1200 / ≈ €1140

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Publisher: ANONYMOUS.
Date: Flanders ca 1300

5 bids  

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Carte des parties Nord et est de l'Asie.. (5 maps on one sheet)

Five maps on one sheet, showing California, Alaska and Syberia, Korea and Japan. South to Korea the island "Quelpaerts".The map is from Diderot's "Encyclop...

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$80 / ≈ €76

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Publisher: DIDEROT, D.
Date: Paris, 1772

7 bids  

An attractive large-format map showing the whole of the Mediterranean. Embellished with a large title-cartouche and a large cartouche with scales.

Alexis-Hubert Jaillot (1632-1712), French cartographer. He joined the Sanson heirs and redrew Nicolas Sanson's maps on a larger scale. 'Atlas Nouveau' (1674), sea-atlas '...

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$455 / ≈ €432

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Publisher: Alexis-Hubert Jaillot / Pieter Mortier
Date: Amsterdam, 1695

6 bids  

Liege.

Rare and charming woodcut of Liège, Luik, or Luyck. Extensive legend below the plan including forty letter press names of churches, palaces, monasteries, and more, and a...

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$20 / ≈ €19

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Publisher: GUICCIARDINI, L.
Date: Antwerp, 1567

5 bids  

Dutton Map of the Grand Canyon, Arizona (in 4 joined sheets)

An important 1882 map of the Grand Canyon, Arizona, published in "Atlas To Accompany The Monograph On The Tertiary History Of The Grand Canon District By Capt. Clare...

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$500 / ≈ €475

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Publisher: DUTTON, C.E.
Date: Julius Bien & Co., 1882

5 bids  

Page from a psalter.

Leaf from a 13th century Flemish psalter, on vellum, 12 lines of text in Latin, written in black ink.ON RECTO: Beautiful large historiated miniature of a mourning service...

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$1200 / ≈ €1140

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Publisher: ANONYMOUS.
Date: Flanders ca 1300

5 bids  

The Famous Hysterical Map of Yellowstone Park, including a few minor Changes.

A lovely whimsical map of America's Yellowstone Park, published about the time of President Franklin Roosevelt's "New Deal" for America in 1936. To emphasise th...

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$300 / ≈ €285

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Publisher: LINDGREN, Jolly Elmer.
Date: America, ca 1936

5 bids  

Carte d'Afrique

Fine detailed map of Africa. Prepared by J.B.Poirson and Herison. Upper left hand corner 2 blocks listing the foreign English, Dutch, Spanish, Portuguese and Danish posse...

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$80 / ≈ €76

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Publisher: JEAN.
Date: Paris, 1798

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ORBIS TERRARUM TYPUS DE INTEGRO IN PLURIMIS EMENDATUS, AUCTUS, ET ICUNCULIS ILLUSTRATUS

Very rare world map from an old Dutch bible. Verso: blank. The map has the same title and apparently similar decorations in the four corners as the famous Visscher-Ber...

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$250 / ≈ €238

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Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Amsterdam, 1648

5 bids  

Die Länder Asie nach ihrer gelegenheit biß in India...

One of the earliest maps of the whole continent of Asia, published in Sebastian Münster’s "Cosmographia." The Pacific Ocean shows an archipelago of 7448 is...

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$550 / ≈ €523

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Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, c1574

4 bids  

Tartariae sive Magni Chami Imperium.

This is a very early depiction of the northern Pacific, with the first mapping of Northwest Coast of America and probably the first map to name California 'C. Califormio...

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$100 / ≈ €95

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Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, c. 1608-1612

4 bids  

Atlas nouveau portatif à l'usage des militaires et du voyageur.

>Charming atlas with an engraved title, and 91 numbered and engraved double-page maps in orginal out line colors. The atlas starts by 36 pages text entitled 'Introduct...

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$2100 / ≈ €1996

BidAsk spread: $2300 - $3000

Publisher: LE ROUGE (Georges-Louis).
Date: Paris, Le Rouge, Prault, Veuve Robinot, Briasson, 1756

4 bids  

Die Grosse Tartari.

Rare map showing Siberia, Korea with part of the Caspian Sea to the West, as well as India and North Russia. The title in an oval cartouche in upper right cornerThe map r...

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$500 / ≈ €475

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Publisher: KOPPMAYER, J.
Date: Augsburg, 1689

4 bids  

[Lot of 4 portraits, including Abraham Ortelius]

The portrait of Abraham Ortelius appeared in the editions of his ‘Theatrum’ published after his death in 1598. See M.C.C. no.105.The engraver is Ph. Galle.Lot of 4 po...

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$100 / ≈ €95

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Publisher: Vrients, J.B.
Date: Antwerp, after 1598

3 bids  

Ventorum Index Figur des See-Compass... [on sheet with] Vocabulorum Geographicorum Topica Significatio...

A very unusual, striking engraving featuring a magnificent 32-point compass rose or wind rose, paired on the same page with a map of an invented coastline used to illu...

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$275 / ≈ €261

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Publisher: BUSSEMACHER, Johann
Date: Köln, 1600

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Strabonis nobilissimi et doctissimi philosophi ac geographi Rervm geographicarum commentarij libris XVII contenti, Latini facti Gvilielmo Xylandro Augustano interprete. . .

A few marginal annotations (pp. 109-111), in a 19th c. hand. Latin translation with a commentary by Wilhelm Holtzmann, also called Guglielmus Xylander. (1532-1576), libra...

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$7700 / ≈ €7317

BidAsk spread: $12000 - $15000

Publisher: STRABO / MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, Henri Petri, 1571

3 bids  

Typus Orbis Terrarum.

Ortelius' third and last world map is dated 1587 under the author's signature. From the rare Italian text edition. The earlier border of clouds has been replaced by a mor...

Highest Bid:
$4250 / ≈ €4039

BidAsk spread: $4500 - $7500

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1608-1612

3 bids  

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Geographische Beschryvinghe van de wandeling der apostelen ende De Reysen Pauli. . .

In upper and lower part 9 vignettes showing scenes from Paul's wanderings.

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$325 / ≈ €309

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Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Date: Amsterdam, 1660

2 bids  

L'Hydrographie ..la Surface du Globe Terrestre.

An unusual double hemisphere hydrological map of the world - the earliest of the world prepared by the great French mapmaker Nicolas Sanson. Of particular interest is the...

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$500 / ≈ €475

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Publisher: SANSON, N.
Date: Paris, 1652

2 bids  

[Improve the work of all lines of the transport Conveyor.]

Uncommon Soviet propaganda poster from Kommunar Publishing which was located south of Moscow in the city of Tula at 150 Friedrich Engels Street. The publishing house also...

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$75 / ≈ €71

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Publisher: PLAKAT PUBLISHING HOUSE.
Date: Moscow, 1984

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QUONIAM TUUM EST REGNUM ET POTENTIA ET GLORIA IN SECULA AMEN

FOR THINE IS THE KINGDOM, AND THE POWER, AND THE GLORY, FOR EVER, AMEN.Adoration of the Trinity. In the centre of the sun, the Hebrew name of the LORD, Yahweh, and around...

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$100 / ≈ €95

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Publisher: VISSCHER, C.J.
Date: Amstserdam, ca 1600

2 bids  

The Famous Hysterical Map of Yellowstone Park, including a few minor Changes.

A lovely whimsical map of America's Yellowstone Park, published about the time of President Franklin Roosevelt's "New Deal" for America in 1936. To emphasise th...

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$300 / ≈ €285

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Publisher: LINDGREN, Jolly Elmer.
Date: America, ca 1936

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Mappe-Monde dressée sur les observations de M.rs. De L'Academie Royale des Sciences ..

Scarce and early state of the world map published c. 1707, by Delisles with the imprint "Chez l’Auteur sur le Quai de l’Horloge a la Couronne de Diamans, 1700&qu...

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$1000 / ≈ €950

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Publisher: DE L'ISLE, G.
Date: Paris, 1707

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[Stop race of nuclear weapons.]

Uncommon Soviet propaganda poster.Read more about the Soviet propaganda poster. [+]

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$100 / ≈ €95

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Publisher: PLAKAT PUBLISHING HOUSE.
Date: Moscow, 1986

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[Anti capitalism Soviet Union propaganda poster]

Propaganda mini anti-capitalism poster published in Russia during The Cold War. By the 1960’s and 1970’s, outrageous practices in Soviet bureaucracy flourished. Poor ...

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$50 / ≈ €48

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Publisher: THE FIGHTING PENCILS
Date: Leningrad, 1978

2 bids  

Kaerte van Bergen op Zoom, Steenbergen ende de nieuwe fortificatien gemaeckt tot bevrÿdinge van 't landt van ter Tolen in tjaar 1628.

Very detailed and scarce map showing Bergen Op Zoom, Steenbergen and its surrounding countryside. North to the left side.

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$160 / ≈ €152

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Publisher: VISSCHER, C.J.
Date: Amsterdam, after 1628

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Praga

First printed view of Prague, Czech Republic, by Hartmann Schedel from the Latin edition of the “Liber chronicarum” published in 1493. The woodcut is quiet realistic ...

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$750 / ≈ €713

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nurenberg, 1493

3 bids  

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

Charming small manuscript leaf from an French Book of Hours written around 1470 in or near Rouen.RECTO: Thirteen 1-line initials in blue on colored grounds with line fill...

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$3 / ≈ €3

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Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: France, ca.1470

2 bids  

Tabula Anemographica seu Pyxis Nautica.

Impressive compass rose with a fleur de lis at the center and 32 wind directions flowing from it identified in six languages, Greek, Latin, French, Dutch, Italian, and Sp...

Highest Bid:
$2100 / ≈ €1996

BidAsk spread: $2000 - $2500

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1650

3 bids  

1917. Enlightened century

Uncommon Soviet propaganda poster.Read more about the Soviet propaganda poster. [+]

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$50 / ≈ €48

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Publisher: PLAKAT PUBLISHING HOUSE.
Date: Moscow, 1987

2 bids  

Haftwan. (Hatvan)

Magnificent bird's eye- of Hatvan. Etched by Gaspar Bouttats (1640-1695).The Antwerp based publisher Jacques Peeters published ca. 1690 a series of prints related to the ...

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$35 / ≈ €33

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Publisher: PEETERS, J. / BOUTTATS, G.
Date: Antwerp, c.1690

1 bid  

Seville ville Archiepiscopale et capitale du Royaume d'Andalousie en Espagne. . .

A very decorative and extremely raretown-viewof Seville, including a numbered key ( 1- 37) in lower part. Engraved by Pierre-Alexandre Aveline. With "fait par Avelin...

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$300 / ≈ €285

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Publisher: AVELINE, P.A.
Date: Paris, ca.1692

1 bid  

Océanie ou Australasie et Polynesie . . .

Detailed map of Oceania, prepared by A. H. Basset, rue Saint-Jacques, no. 64, Paris and published in Atlas classique et Universel de Géographie . . . .The engraver of th...

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$56 / ≈ €53

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Publisher: DUFOUR, A.H.
Date: Paris, A.H. Basset, 1828

1 bid  

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Strabonis nobilissimi et doctissimi philosophi ac geographi Rervm geographicarum commentarij libris XVII contenti, Latini facti Gvilielmo Xylandro Augustano interprete. . .

A few marginal annotations (pp. 109-111), in a 19th c. hand. Latin translation with a commentary by Wilhelm Holtzmann, also called Guglielmus Xylander. (1532-1576), libra...

Highest Bid:
$7700 / ≈ €7317

BidAsk spread: $12000 - $15000

Publisher: STRABO / MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, Henri Petri, 1571

3 bids  

Connecticut and Parts adjacent at Amsterdam. .

A nice example of this early map of the state of Connecticut with part of Rhode Island to the east, Long Island to the south, and New York to the east. Rivers, roads, t...

Highest Bid:
$15250 / ≈ €14492

BidAsk spread: $22500 - $30000

Publisher: COVENS / MORTIER jr.
Date: Amsterdam, 1780

2 bids  

TAVOLA PRIMA UNIVERSALE ANTICA.

A unique map compared to the other Ruscelli maps corrected by Malombra. For this particular map, Malombra returned tot he original conical projection of Ptolemy. The map ...

BidAsk spread: $375 - $419

Publisher: RUSCELLI / MALOMBRA.
Date: Venice, 1574

 

L'Europe en Sept 1939. Ille terrarum mihi angulus ridet.

A rare oversized serio-comic map of Europe at the start of the Second World War depicting stereotypes of 31 countries, as listed in the key lower right, including Brit...

BidAsk spread: $8000 - $11000

Publisher: VLAANDEREN, Cornelis André
Date: Bruges, Leon Burghgraeve, 1939

 

Page from a psalter.

Leaf from a 13th century Flemish psalter, on vellum, 12 lines of text in Latin, written in black ink.ON RECTO: Beautiful large historiated miniature of a mourning service...

Highest Bid:
$1200 / ≈ €1140

BidAsk spread: $1500 - $2000

Publisher: ANONYMOUS.
Date: Flanders ca 1300

5 bids  

Typus Orbis Terrarum.

Ortelius' third and last world map is dated 1587 under the author's signature. From the rare Italian text edition. The earlier border of clouds has been replaced by a mor...

Highest Bid:
$4250 / ≈ €4039

BidAsk spread: $4500 - $7500

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1608-1612

3 bids  

ORBIS TERRARUM TYPUS DE INTEGRO IN PLURIMIS EMENDATUS, AUCTUS, ET ICUNCULIS ILLUSTRATUS

Very rare world map from an old Dutch bible. Verso: blank. The map has the same title and apparently similar decorations in the four corners as the famous Visscher-Ber...

Highest Bid:
$250 / ≈ €238

BidAsk spread: $1750 - $1840

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Amsterdam, 1648

5 bids  

Africa ex magnae Orbis Terrae Descriptione.

Very rare separately published "Lafreri" map of Africa. The title in typical Italian scrollwork surmounted by two Cupids in the lower Atlantic. A dedication to ...

Highest Bid:
$2750 / ≈ €2613

BidAsk spread: $4500 - $6000

Publisher: MAZZA, Giovanni Battista / RASCIOTTI, Donato.
Date: Venice, ca. 1590

2 bids  

[Complete map of ancient and modern geography of China]

A variant of a so-called "Complete map of ancient and modern geography of China.". The map shows Korea in the east to Central Asia in the west, and from Heilong...

Sold:
$15000 / ≈ €14254
Sold

BidAsk spread: $12000 - $15000

Publisher: LIU, Mingjie
Date: China, ca. 1888

3 bids  

Die Länder Asie nach ihrer gelegenheit biß in India...

One of the earliest maps of the whole continent of Asia, published in Sebastian Münster’s "Cosmographia." The Pacific Ocean shows an archipelago of 7448 is...

Highest Bid:
$550 / ≈ €523

BidAsk spread: $999 - $1100

Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, c1574

4 bids  

QUONIAM TUUM EST REGNUM ET POTENTIA ET GLORIA IN SECULA AMEN

FOR THINE IS THE KINGDOM, AND THE POWER, AND THE GLORY, FOR EVER, AMEN.Adoration of the Trinity. In the centre of the sun, the Hebrew name of the LORD, Yahweh, and around...

Highest Bid:
$100 / ≈ €95

BidAsk spread: $500 - $590

Publisher: VISSCHER, C.J.
Date: Amstserdam, ca 1600

2 bids  

Nova et recens emendata totius Regni Ungariae una cum adiacentibus et finitimis regionisbus delineatio.

Engraved map by Jan van Deutecum, here the very rare first edition published by Cornelis Nicola in Asterdam in 1596. In very attractive original coloring.A re-issued was ...

Highest Bid:
$2100 / ≈ €1996

BidAsk spread: $2500 - $3000

Publisher: DOETECUM, J. van.
Date: Amsterdam, Cornelius Nicol, 1596

2 bids  

VEROVERING VANDE SILVER-VLOOT INDE BAY MATANCA.

Conquest of the treasure fleet in the Bay of Matanzas by a fleet of the WIC commanded by Admiral Piet Heyn, September 8, 1628. Bottom left a map of the island of Cuba. Ro...

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$200 / ≈ €190

BidAsk spread: $390 - $490

Publisher: Claes Jansz. Visscher
Date: Amsterdam, 1628

2 bids  

Regiones Sub Polo Arctico.

One of the many cases of duplication by the firms of Blaeu and Hondius/Jansson. In this case, Blaeu has copied Janssonius's map of 1637. It depicts rhumb lines radiating ...

Highest Bid:
$830 / ≈ €789

BidAsk spread: $900 - $1350

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1640

2 bids  

Atlas nouveau portatif à l'usage des militaires et du voyageur.

>Charming atlas with an engraved title, and 91 numbered and engraved double-page maps in orginal out line colors. The atlas starts by 36 pages text entitled 'Introduct...

Highest Bid:
$2100 / ≈ €1996

BidAsk spread: $2300 - $3000

Publisher: LE ROUGE (Georges-Louis).
Date: Paris, Le Rouge, Prault, Veuve Robinot, Briasson, 1756

4 bids  

Tabula Anemographica seu Pyxis Nautica.

Impressive compass rose with a fleur de lis at the center and 32 wind directions flowing from it identified in six languages, Greek, Latin, French, Dutch, Italian, and Sp...

Highest Bid:
$2100 / ≈ €1996

BidAsk spread: $2000 - $2500

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1650

3 bids