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RUSCELLI, G.,  [Title page] La geografia di Claudio Tolomeo . . ., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - [Title page] La geografia di Claudio Tolomeo . . .
Venice, 1561, Uncoloured.. 220x150mm. Some light discolouration, rest in good condition.
Title page of Girolamo Ruscelli's first edition of Ptolemy's Geographia included newly engraved copperplates by Giulio and Livio Sanuti.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
STUMPF, J.,  [Title page to 'Landtaflen. Hierinn findst du lieber Läser schöner recht und wolgemachter Landtaflen XII...'], antique map, old maps STUMPF, J. - [Title page to 'Landtaflen. Hierinn findst du lieber Läser schöner recht und wolgemachter Landtaflen XII...']
Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1566, Uncoloured.. 415x300mm. Letter press with printers device of Christoffel Froschover. Paper slightly age toned. Size of sheet 415 x 300mm.
Title page with wood cut device to "Landtaflen. Hierinn findst du lieber Läser schöner recht und wolgemachter Landtaflen XII namlich ein Allgemeine Europae demnach etlich besondere als dess Tütschenlands Franckreychs und der allgemeinen Eygnoschafft. . ." By Johannes Stumpf (1500-1576)
The at...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 182  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BOISSARD, J. J.,  (Title page) Trofées de chasse dessinez par C. Hüet et gravez par Guélard. . ., antique map, old maps BOISSARD, J. J. - (Title page) Trofées de chasse dessinez par C. Hüet et gravez par Guélard. . .
Maline, Belgium, Casper Ruts,1581, Uncoloured.. 218x290mm. Cut on the neat line and pasted on a larger sheet of paper. Folded in the center. Title in brown pen and ink. Remains of glue on recto. Good and dark impression.
Decorative title page from the early and influential costume book "Habitus Variarum Orbis Gentium" or "Costume of the Various Peoples of the World" by Jean Jacques Boissard (1528-1602), engraved by Julius Goltzius (1555 - 1595), a Flemish printmaker who worked for Plantin.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 273  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  [Title page] Civitates Orbis Terrarum, Liber Primus., antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - [Title page] Civitates Orbis Terrarum, Liber Primus.
Cologne, 1582, In attractive original colours.. 352x225mm. Age-toning, and minor tears in the margins. Lower right marginal corner reinstalled. Old folds in left margin. Else fine.
Striking allegorical title page, from Volume 1 of Braun & Hogenberg's Civitatus Orbis Terrarum.
It shows a façade with a statue of the Magna Mater (Great Mother), the source of all wisdom and knowledge in ancient Greek mythology. The title of the part is inscribed in the pedestal of this statue...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 364  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  [Title page] Civitates orbis Terrarum., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - [Title page] Civitates orbis Terrarum.
Cologne, 1582, In attractive original colours.. 360x225mm. A good and dark impression. Browned paper and thumbing in lower right corner.
The most decorative frontispiece of the 1st part of the 'Civitatus Orbis Terrarum'. Flanked by Minerva (or Athena, identified by her owl) named Arcium Inventrix (Founder of the city), and Hercules, with the jaw-bone of the ass, named Opidor. Auctor (Creator of the town).
At the t...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 273  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  [Title page] De Praecipuis, Totius Universi Urbibus, Liber Secundus., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - [Title page] De Praecipuis, Totius Universi Urbibus, Liber Secundus.
Cologne, 1582, In original colours.. 350x230mm. A good and dark impression. Browned paper.
Allegorical title page, from Volume 2 of Braun & Hogenberg's Civitatus Orbis Terrarum.
At the top are figures representing Religion and Politics, placed on either side of Cybele, who is seated on a chariot drawn by lions. At the bottom of the stone entablature are the household gods Penates and...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 273  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GUICCIARDINI,L.,  Title page: Descrittione.. di tutti i Paesi Bassi.., antique map, old maps GUICCIARDINI,L. - Title page: Descrittione.. di tutti i Paesi Bassi..
Antwerp 1588, Uncoloured.. 290x180mm. Copper engraving, with light water staining.
Title page with a depiction of Belgica. The figure Neptune in a first state. From one of the first editions in copper engraving of this most important travelbook of the Low Countries.
Ludovico Guicciardini was a nobleman from Florence, who lived and worked in the Low Countries, and died at Antwer...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 182  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FRANCO, G.,  Habiti delle Donne Venetiane . . ., antique map, old maps FRANCO, G. - Habiti delle Donne Venetiane . . .
Venice, ca. 1591, Uncoloured.. 225x170mm. Cut on neat lined. Remargined. Good and dark impression. In good condition.
Title page of the book Habiti delle Donne Venetiane" (Dress of Venetian Women) which consists of twenty numbered plates of ornately dressed women. This very decorative title page shows in to Rialto Bridge and in the center a bird's-eye plan of Venice.

Giacomo Franco (1556-1620) was born ...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 910  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Dritter Theil Indiae Orientalis . . . [Title page], antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Dritter Theil Indiae Orientalis . . . [Title page]
Frankfurt, 1594, Uncoloured.. 280x190mm. Short margins. A good and dark impression.
A very attractive title page from the second part of de Bry's travel book. Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two sons, and another family member continued the work,... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 228  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Der Orietalischen Idien. . . [Title page], antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Der Orietalischen Idien. . . [Title page]
Frankfurt, 1600, Uncoloured.. 280x190mm. Paper age-toned. A good and dark impression.
A very attractive title page from the second part of de Bry's travel book. Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two sons, and another family member continued the work,... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 228  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ALBRIZZI, A.,  (Title page) Principum Christianorum Stemmata., antique map, old maps ALBRIZZI, A. - (Title page) Principum Christianorum Stemmata.
Strasbourg, 1610, Uncoloured.. 380x254mm. Laid down on paper, margins cut off. Inner panel cut out. Good and dark impression.
Uncommon title page. From Antonio Albizzi, "Principum Christianorum Stemmata ab Antonio Albizio Nobili Florentino collecta: et Cum brevibus ejusdem notationibus ex Archivis Principum descripta: Adjecto stemmate Othomannico Argentorati Postant apud Christophorum ab Heyden".
Featuring fou...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 182  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
HOLE, William. ,  William Camden's 'Britannia'., antique map, old maps HOLE, William. - William Camden's 'Britannia'.
London, 1610, Uncoloured as published. 265x162mm. In very good condition with a flattened out crease, wide margins.
Below the title, a map of Britain, inscribed with the Latin names places and tribes. Above the title, a cartouche depicting the figure of Britannia, with shield and spear, seated on a rock beside the sea.
To the left of the title, a bearded and nude male figure with crown and trident, accompan...
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$ 350
Approx. Euro 319  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR,G.,  [Title page] Germaniae Tabule Geographicae …, antique map, old maps MERCATOR,G. - [Title page] Germaniae Tabule Geographicae …
Amsterdam, 1585-c.1610, In original colours.. 352x225mm. In good condition. Large margins.
This is the title page to the volume of the atlas devoted to maps of Germany. According to Shirley the "early sectional parts of his "Atlas" each had Mannerist title pages ...".An attractive title page.

Mercator was born in Rupelmonde in Flanders and studied in Louvain under Gemma Frisius...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 182  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS.,  Eygentlycte Bescryvinge .. provintien, antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS. - Eygentlycte Bescryvinge .. provintien
Amsterdam 1611, Uncoloured.. 145x186mm. Paper slightly browned. Upper right corner teared off, and with paper underlaid.
A very attractive and uncommon title page.
According to the text, published by Jan Françoys le petit Greffier van Bethune....
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.,  [Titlepage] Galliae tabulae geographicae.., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J. - [Titlepage] Galliae tabulae geographicae..
Amsterdam, 1613, Uncoloured.. 315x220mm. Paper slightly browned. Dark impression.
Decorative title page from the atlas by Mercator, surrounded with strapwork designs, garlands, fruit, birds and a portrait of a king.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 220
Approx. Euro 200  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.,  [Titlepage] Italiae, Sclavoniae, et Graeciae tabula geographice.., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J. - [Titlepage] Italiae, Sclavoniae, et Graeciae tabula geographice..
Amsterdam, 1613, Uncoloured.. 285x190mm. Paper slightly browned. Dark impression.
Decorative title page from the atlas by Mercator, enclosed in an architectural framework engraved with cherubs, garlands and an eagle.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 220
Approx. Euro 200  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BESLER, Basilius (1561-1629),  [Title page coloured by Georg Mack Jr. to : Hortus Eystettensis, Sive Diligens et Accurata Omnium Plantarum, Florum, Stirpium,. . .], antique map, old maps BESLER, Basilius (1561-1629) - [Title page coloured by Georg Mack Jr. to : Hortus Eystettensis, Sive Diligens et Accurata Omnium Plantarum, Florum, Stirpium,. . .]
Nuremberg, ca 1613, In attractive strong original colours.. 505x410mm. Very good and dark impression. Spectacular original colours and gold highlighted. On un water marked paper and with date 1613.
Title page to the first edition, one of about 300 copies printed, from one of the largest and most magnificent of the great flower books, depicting more than 1000 flowers from nearly 700 species.
Engraved by Wolfgang Kilian. This particular example is in extra ordinary colouring, heightened wi...
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$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,640  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BESLER, Basilius.,  [Title page] Plantarum Horti Eystaettensis Classis Hybernia., antique map, old maps BESLER, Basilius. - [Title page] Plantarum Horti Eystaettensis Classis Hybernia.
Nuremberg, ca 1613, Coloured.. 505x410mm. Very good and dark impression. Some outer marginal reinforcement of upper and lower left corners.
A decorative and beautiful frontispiece page from the 'Winter' section one of the largest and most magnificent of the great flower books, depicting more than 1000 flowers from nearly 700 species.
Besler (1561-1629) was a Nuremberg apothecary and collector. Important influences were the botanic...
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$ 275
Approx. Euro 250  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Quarta pars. . ., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Quarta pars. . .
Frankfurt, 1624, Uncoloured.. 110x142mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining. Title page together with 7 pp.
Very skillfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund. . .
The four seasons in each of the corners.
The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts,...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Quarta pars. . ., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Quarta pars. . .
Frankfurt, 1624, Uncoloured.. 110x142mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining.
Very skillfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund…
The four seasons in each of the corners.
The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, eac...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Quarta pars. . ., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Quarta pars. . .
Frankfurt, 1624, Uncoloured.. 110x140mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining. Title page together with 4 pages.
Very skillfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund…
The four seasons in each of the corners.
The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, eac...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci pars Secunda. . ., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci pars Secunda. . .
Frankfurt, 1624, Uncoloured.. 110x145mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining and two small holes in center filled in.
Very skillfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund…
The four seasons in each of the corners.
The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, eac...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Quinta pars. . ., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Quinta pars. . .
Frankfurt, 1624, Uncoloured.. 114x150mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining. Title page together with 4 pages.
Very skilfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund…
The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 the...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Pars Sexta. . ., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Pars Sexta. . .
Frankfurt, 1625, Uncoloured.. 114x150mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly age toned.
Very skillfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund…
The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 th...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Thesauri Philo Politci pars septima. . ., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Thesauri Philo Politci pars septima. . .
Frankfurt, 1626, Uncoloured.. 125x143mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining. Title page together with 14pp index.
Very skillfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund...The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 the collectio... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Libellus Novus Politicus.. Pars Sexta., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Libellus Novus Politicus.. Pars Sexta.
Frankfurt, 1626, Uncoloured.. 115x145mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining.
Very skilfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund...The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 the collection... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Libellus Novus Politicus.. Pars Tertia., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Libellus Novus Politicus.. Pars Tertia.
Frankfurt, 1626, Uncoloured.. 110x145mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining.
Very skilfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund...The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 the collection... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Libellus Novus Politicus.. Pars Sexta., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Libellus Novus Politicus.. Pars Sexta.
Frankfurt, 1626, Uncoloured.. 115x145mm. A good and dark impression. With 2 pp index.
Very skillfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund...The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 the collectio... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Libellus Novus Politicus. . .  Pars Spetima., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Libellus Novus Politicus. . . Pars Spetima.
Frankfurt, 1626, Uncoloured.. 115x145mm. A good and dark impression.
Very skilfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund...The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 the collection... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Libellus Novus Politicus.. Pars Quarta., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Libellus Novus Politicus.. Pars Quarta.
Frankfurt, 1626, Uncoloured.. 115x145mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining.
Very skilfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund...The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 the collection... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MEISNER,D.,  [Title page] Politica - Politica., antique map, old maps MEISNER,D. - [Title page] Politica - Politica.
Frankfurt, 1626, Uncoloured.. 117x155mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining.
Very skilfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund...The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 the collection... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Libellus Novus Politicus.. Pars Spetima., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Libellus Novus Politicus.. Pars Spetima.
Frankfurt, 1626, Uncoloured.. 115x145mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining. Large margins.
Very skilfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund...The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 the collection... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.,  [Titlepage] Germaniae tabule geographicae., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J. - [Titlepage] Germaniae tabule geographicae.
Amsterdam, 1630, In original colours.. 228x164mm. A good and strong impression. Paper slightly age-toned, as usual. Altogether in very good condition.
Decorative title page to the volume of the "Atlas, Sive Cosmographicae Meditationes De Fabrica Mundi" devoted to maps of Germany. The design in a typical Mannerist style. Size of the copper engraving 228x164mm., size of the paper 470x290mm.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 280
Approx. Euro 255  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR,G./ HONDIUS,J.,  [Title page] Gerardus Mercator natus Iudocus Hondius. . ., antique map, old maps MERCATOR,G./ HONDIUS,J. - [Title page] Gerardus Mercator natus Iudocus Hondius. . .
Amsterdam, 1630, In original colours.. 382x445mm. Paper browned, repair of splits and paper thinness in and next to centerfold. Brown spots. Nevertheless an interesting item.
Sold as is.
Arguably the finest engraved portrait of early map makers. In the well-executed design, Gerard Mercator and Jodocus Hondius are seated within an architectural cartouche of the kind seen frequently in their atlas. They are depicted using, and surrounded by the tools of their trade: globes, pairs of c... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,800
Approx. Euro 1,638  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 6
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Pars Sexta. . ., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Pars Sexta. . .
Frankfurt, 1630, Uncoloured.. 114x150mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining.
Very skillfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund…
The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 th...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.,  [Title page] Galliae tabule geographicae . . ., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - [Title page] Galliae tabule geographicae . . .
Amsterdam, 1630, In attractive strong original colours.. 222x315mm. A good and strong impression. Paper slightly age-toned, as usual. Altogether in very good condition.
Very fine title page by Gerard Mercator, composed of an elaborate strapwork design with the portrait of a king at top.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 182  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Thesauri Philo Polithi Tertia pars.., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Thesauri Philo Polithi Tertia pars..
Frankfurt, 1630, Uncoloured.. 125x143mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining. Title page together with 14pp index.
Very skillfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: "Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund…"
The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 the col...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Thesauri Philo Politici pars Prima …, antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Thesauri Philo Politici pars Prima …
Frankfurt, 1630, Uncoloured.. 115x148mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining. Title page together with 8 pages. Exlibris in brown ink in lower margin.
Very skillfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: "Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund…"
The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 the col...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Thesauri Philo Polithi Tertia pars.., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Thesauri Philo Polithi Tertia pars..
Frankfurt, 1630, Uncoloured.. 115x150mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining. Title page together with 6 pages.
Very skilfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: "Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund…"
The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 the coll...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MEISNER, D.,  [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Pars Sexta. . ., antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - [Title page] Thesauri Philo-Politci Pars Sexta. . .
Frankfurt, 1630, Uncoloured.. 114x150mm. A good and dark impression. Slightly marginal staining. Title page together with 7 pages.
Very skilfully engraved title page from a rare work printed by Eberhard Kieser: Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund…
The work started in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. By 1625 the...
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$ 60
Approx. Euro 55  

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Condition Rating: 3
TASSIN, N.,  [Title page] Premiere partie Les plans et profilz de toutes les principales villes et lieux considerables de France . . ., antique map, old maps TASSIN, N. - [Title page] Premiere partie Les plans et profilz de toutes les principales villes et lieux considerables de France . . .
Paris, 1634, Uncoloured.. 118x150mm. A good and dark impression. Few brown spots in margins.
Title page from "Premiere partie Les plans et profilz de toutes les principales villes et lieux considerables de France . . ." In lower left corner a little circular world map and surveying instruments.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

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Condition Rating: 3
VAN LINSCHOTEN, J.H.,  [Titlepage] Histoire de la Navigation de Jean Hugues. . ., antique map, old maps VAN LINSCHOTEN, J.H. - [Titlepage] Histoire de la Navigation de Jean Hugues. . .
Amsterdam, 1638, Uncoloured.. 180x164mm. A good impression. Slight paper browning, large water stain, repair of small hole in upper left corner, for the rest a fine print.
The "Itinerario" is one of the most important travel books ever published.
From a French text edition printed by Evert Cloppenburgh....
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

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Condition Rating: 4
JANSSONIUS, J. / HONDIUS, H.,  [Title page] Atlantis Novi Pars Secunda, exhibens Germaniam inferiorem, Galliam, Helvetiam, atque Hispaniam., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. / HONDIUS, H. - [Title page] Atlantis Novi Pars Secunda, exhibens Germaniam inferiorem, Galliam, Helvetiam, atque Hispaniam.
Amsterdam, 1638, In original colours.. 390x235mm. A good and dark impression. Browned paper.
Highly decorative, and finely engraved architectural façade with figures topped with an armillary sphere.. The title is printed on a paste-on slip. Some elements highlighted with gold.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 182  

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Condition Rating: 5
JANSSONIUS, J. HONDIUS, H.,  [Title page]  Nouveau Theatre Du Mond ou Nouvel Atlas . . ., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. HONDIUS, H. - [Title page] Nouveau Theatre Du Mond ou Nouvel Atlas . . .
Amsterdam, 1638, In original colours.. 390x235mm. A good and dark impression. Browned paper.
The title page from Joahannes Janssonius / Hondius's Atlas Novus. Marvelous 18 coat of arms, armillary sphere, celestial and terrestrial globes and beautifully engraved figures.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 182  

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Condition Rating: 5
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  [Title page] Theatre des principales villes de tout l'univers, Liber V., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - [Title page] Theatre des principales villes de tout l'univers, Liber V.
Cologne, 1638, In original colours.. 355x220mm. A good and dark impression. Browned paper. Cut to neat line and pasted on a larger sheet.
The most decorative frontispiece of the 5th part of the 'Theatre des principales villes de tout l'univers'. Showing heraldic figures, representations of the four continents and 5 European and one Asian merchants, while above a Christian angel defeats a devil-like figure.
To his left, Minerva th...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 273  

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Condition Rating: 5
 MERIAN, M.,  [Title page] Theatri Europaei, oder historischer chronicken Beschreibung . . ., antique map, old maps MERIAN, M. - [Title page] Theatri Europaei, oder historischer chronicken Beschreibung . . .
Frankfurt, ca. 1639, Uncoloured.. 295x183mm. Dark impression. Paper slightly age-toned. Right margin cut close and frayed.
Title page, lavishly decorated with in the middle Fama who blows trumpets on a fortress tower, with another trumpet held in the other hand. Fama can proclaim war glory, but also deliver messages and rumours as a messenger (Henkel / Schöne, Sp. 1317, 1536f., 1666f.). In the upper left corner of the c... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

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Condition Rating: 5
BLAEU, J. / C.,  [Title page from] Le Theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. / C. - [Title page from] Le Theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas.
Amsterdam, 1640, Coloured.. 406x243mm. Paper slightly age-toned, else fine.
Architectural frontage without the usual title and imprint printed on paste-on slips.

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$ 250
Approx. Euro 228  

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Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, J. / C.,  Title page from: Le Theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. / C. - Title page from: Le Theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas.
Amsterdam, 1640, Original colours.. 406x243mm. The heraldic shield, with crown and garters is lavishly heightened with gold leaf. With a waterstain in lower part print and margin.
Architectural frontage with the title and imprint printed on paste-on slips.

The map is in a strictly contemporary colouring and of the highest level.
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 364  

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Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, J./ C.,  [Title page] Le Theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas . . ., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J./ C. - [Title page] Le Theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas . . .
Amsterdam, 1640, Uncoloured.. 405x240mm. A few light water stains and brown spots in margins just affecting engraved area. Manuscript crossed out signature under neat title and in upper margin.
Architectural frontage with the title and imprint printed on paste-on slips decorated by a heraldic shield, with crown and garters.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 182  

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Condition Rating: 4
MERIAN, C.,  Title page : Topographia Sueviae dasist . . ., antique map, old maps MERIAN, C. - Title page : Topographia Sueviae dasist . . .
Frankfurt, 1643, Uncoloured.. 273x168mm. Good impression. Paper slightly age-toned. Good margins.
Title page from Casper Merian's Topographia Suevia..... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 50
Approx. Euro 46  

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Condition Rating: 4

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