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Arabian Peninsula
FRIES, L. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M.,  [Arabian Peninsula], antique map, old maps FRIES, L. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. - [Arabian Peninsula]
Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541, In attractive strong period correct colours.. 272x455mm. Paper very little age-toned as usual. Good margins. With letter press and decorated initials on verso. Size of paper 41x55cm.
Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of the Arabian Peninsula prepared by Martin Waldseemüller.

Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published in "Ptolemy's Geographia". The atlas was reprinted in 1520, 1522, 1525, 1535 and 1541.
This wood block w...
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$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,200  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PTOLEMY,C ./ TRECHSEL, G.,  Tabula Sexta Asia (Arabian Peninsula), antique map, old maps PTOLEMY,C ./ TRECHSEL, G. - Tabula Sexta Asia (Arabian Peninsula)
Vienna, 1525 -1541, In attractive strong colours.. 272x455mm. Good margins. With letter press and decorated initials on verso. Size of paper 400x550mm.
Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of the Arabian Peninsular prepared Martin Waldseemüller. River Rhine to the left.

Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published in "Ptolemy's Geographia". The atlas was reprinted in 1520, 1522, 1525, 1535 and 1541. ...
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$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,040  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
RUSCELLI, G.,  Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola.
Venice, 1561, Uncoloured.. 190x245mm. Paper very light water stain in lower part. In good condition. Italian text on verso.
Fine early map of Arabian peninsula, being one of the earliest modern maps of the region.
Girolamo Ruscelli first published the map in his "La Geographi di Claudio Tolomeo" (Venice, 1561). In 1574 a new plate was used which lasted until the final edition of 1599.
In this final edition th...
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$ 850
Approx. Euro 714  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
RUSCELLI, G.,  Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola.  [Arabian Peninsular], antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola. [Arabian Peninsular]
Venice, Vincenzo Valgrisi, c.1561, Uncoloured.. 190x245mm. Very fine condition. Italian text on verso.
Fine early map of this modern depiction of the Arabian peninsula, being one of the earliest modern maps of the region. The map extends from the Arabian Desert south as far as the Horn of Africa and includes modern day Saudi Arabia, the Persian Gulf and the Red Sea. Early settlements, rivers, mountai... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 900
Approx. Euro 756  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
RUSCELLI, G.,  Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola.
Venice, Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1561, Uncoloured.. 190x245mm. Good and dark impression.
Uncommon first edition of this modern map of Saudi Arabia, the Persian Gulf and Red Sea, for the first time it "clearly shows the island of Bahrain and Qatar".
The map is an slightly enlarged version of Giacomo Gastaldi's map published in 1548.
Early settlements, rivers, mountains, la...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 840  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
RUSCELLI, G.,  Tabula Asiae VI. (Arabian Peninsular), antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Tabula Asiae VI. (Arabian Peninsular)
Venice, 1561, Uncoloured.. 180x240mm. In excellent condition, only slightly age toned, with Italian text on verso with historiated 'L'.
Scarce FIRST edition of this classical map depicting the Arabian Peninsula, here called Arabia Foelix, the Persian Gulf and Red Sea. The map is based upon a map published by Giacomo Gastaldi in 1548.
Girolamo Ruscelli's edition of 'Ptolemy's Geographia' included newly engraved cop...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 252  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DU PINET, A.,  Meche., antique map, old maps DU PINET, A. - Meche.
Lyon, 1564, Uncoloured.. 58x64mm. Size of leaf 315x196mm. In very good condition.
Panoramic view of Mecca from Antoine du Pinet's "Plantz, Pourtraitz, Et descriptions De Plusieurs Villes". Woodblock print in text leaf with an interesting description of the town.
Scarce....
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 126  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MÜNSTER, S.,  Meche [Mekka], antique map, old maps MÜNSTER, S. - Meche [Mekka]
Basle, ca. 1575, Uncoloured.. 280x190mm. Size of the page. Woodblock print with letter press. Paper browned and age-toned. Good impression.
On recto an early representation of a palm tree (73x47 mm). On verso a representation of the city of Mecca (59x63 mm).
From a French text edition of his Cosmographia , that great compendium of Renaissance knowledge. With contemp. annotation in brown ink.
In 1575 Sebastian Münster's ...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 42  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
ORTELIUS, A. / GALLE, Ph.,  Turcici imperii descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. / GALLE, Ph. - Turcici imperii descriptio.
Antwerp, 1583, Uncoloured.. 78x109mm. Copper engraving with French letterpress on verso.
Fine map of the Middle East, extending from Greece to Arabia and covering the Cradle of Civilisation region.
Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) was a cartographer and publisher, who is born and died in Antwerp.
The tremendous success of Ortelius’s landmark 1570 Theatrum led to the publication of...
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$ 550
Approx. Euro 462  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BERTELLI, P.,  Arabs Nobilis., antique map, old maps BERTELLI, P. - Arabs Nobilis.
Padua, 1589, Uncoloured.. 114x80mm. In very good condition.
Costume plate published by Pietro Bertelli in his "Diversarum nationum habitus", a sixteenth-century Italian costume book. The work was published with fold-out procession scenes and over a hundred engravings of paired figures, usually divided by region or social hierarchy.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 70
Approx. Euro 59  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BERTELLI, P.,  Monachi habitus guem Geruisium nominant., antique map, old maps BERTELLI, P. - Monachi habitus guem Geruisium nominant.
Padua, 1589, Uncoloured.. 105x85mm. Some marginal staining. In very good condition.
Costume plate published by Pietro Bertelli in his "Diversarum nationum habitus", a sixteenth-century Italian costume book. The work was published with fold-out procession scenes and over a hundred engravings of paired figures, usually divided by region or social hierarchy.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 60
Approx. Euro 50  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BERTELLI, P.,  Arabs habitu Gentili., antique map, old maps BERTELLI, P. - Arabs habitu Gentili.
Padua, 1589, Uncoloured.. 105x85mm. In very good condition.
Costume plate published by Pietro Bertelli in his "Diversarum nationum habitus", a sixteenth-century Italian costume book. The work was published with fold-out procession scenes and over a hundred engravings of paired figures, usually divided by region or social hierarchy.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 60
Approx. Euro 50  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
RUSCELLI, G.,  Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola.
Venice, 1598, Uncoloured.. 185x245mm. Mint condition. Italian text on verso.
Fine early map of Arabian peninsula, being one of the earliest modern maps of the region.
Girolamo Ruscelli first published the map in his "La Geographi di Claudio Tolomeo" (Venice, 1561), with the present example being from the 1598 edition of the work. In 1574 a new plate was used which las...
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$ 850
Approx. Euro 714  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
RUSCELLI, G.,  Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola.
Venice, 1598, Uncoloured.. 187x245mm. Mint condition. Italian text on verso.
Fine early map of Arabian peninsula, being one of the earliest modern maps of the region.
Girolamo Ruscelli first published the map in his "La Geographi di Claudio Tolomeo" (Venice, 1561). In 1574 a new plate was used which lasted until the final edition of 1599.
In this final edition th...
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$ 850
Approx. Euro 714  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
ORTELIUS, A.,  Turcici Imperii Descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Turcici Imperii Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1598, Coloured.. 378x496mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and a strong and dark impression. In fine condition.
Map of the Middle East, extending from Greece to Arabia and covering the Cradle of Civilisation region. This is a new plate copied from another Ortelius map of 1570 with a less decorative and more artistic cartouche. Both are based on Gastaldi's map of 1561 for the Arabian detail. A description of t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,260  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ORTELIUS, A.,  Turcici Imperii Descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Turcici Imperii Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1598, In attractive strong original colours.. 378x496mm. Wide margins and a strong and dark impression. Some minor tumbling in lower margins. Generally in fine condition. Very attractive original colours.
Map of the Middle East, extending from Greece to Arabia and covering the Cradle of Civilisation region. This is a new plate copied from another Ortelius map of 1570 with a less decorative and more artistic cartouche. Both are based on Gastaldi's map of 1561 for the Arabian detail. A description of t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,250
Approx. Euro 1,050  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DE BRY, Th.,  Seqvuntur Iam Icones ad Alteram Huius operis navigationem. . . (Water pump), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Seqvuntur Iam Icones ad Alteram Huius operis navigationem. . . (Water pump)
Frankfurt, 1599, Uncoloured.. 136x168mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving. Size of the engraving 136x168mm. In very good condition, dark impression.
Illustration from seventh part of De Bry’s Petits Voyages, including Gasparo Balbi's voyage to Pegu via Syria in 1579-1588. The plate is showing a water pump driven by oxen and Arabs with falcon flights.
Gasparo Balbi was a Venetian jewel merchant who traveled to the East in...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
BERTIUS, P.,  Mare Rubrum., antique map, old maps BERTIUS, P. - Mare Rubrum.
Amsterdam, 1602, Uncoloured.. 85x123mm. A very good and dark impression.
Very fine miniature map including the Red Sea, Yemen, east coast of the Arabian peninsula. One of the early maps to focus on this area.
Engraved by Petrus Kaerius.

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$ 500
Approx. Euro 420  

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Condition Rating: 2
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 378  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Descriptio Regni Ormuzii / Ormus., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Descriptio Regni Ormuzii / Ormus.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claes, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x122mm. Very fine condition. Some very light marginal staining. Dark impression.
A rare miniature map of the Strreet of Ormus. Title cartouche on the lower left 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 mi...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 420  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Descriptio Imperii Turcici / Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Descriptio Imperii Turcici / Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claes, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x122mm. Very fine condition. 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 ...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 252  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Descriptio Regni Ormuzii / Ormus., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Descriptio Regni Ormuzii / Ormus.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 115x135mm. Very fine condition. Dark impression.
A rare miniature map of the Street of Ormus. Title cartouche on the lower left 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 min...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 378  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Arabia, antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Arabia
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x123mm. In good condition, light age toning, minor water stains, Latin text on verso. Wide margins, dark impressions.
A lovely map of miniature map the Arabian Peninsular, published by Petrus Bertius, and published in Amsterdam at the beginning of the seventeenth century. With an attractive strap-work title, and with detailed topography and information. The map of 'Ormus' is that of the Kingdom of Ormus, establishe... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 350
Approx. Euro 294  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B / BERTIUS, P.,  Ormus, antique map, old maps LANGENES, B / BERTIUS, P. - Ormus
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x123mm. In good condition, light age toning, minor water stains, Latin text on verso. Wide margins, dark impressions.
A lovely map of miniature map the Kingdom of Ormus, published by Petrus Bertius, and published in Amsterdam at the beginning of the seventeenth century. With an attractive strap-work title, and with detailed topography and information. The Kingdom of Ormus was established by Arab princes in the ten... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 175
Approx. Euro 147  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 83x123mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, light rust mark, a little soiling, but with wide margins, dark impression. Latin text to verso.
A really attractive miniature map of The Turkish Empire, as it was at the beginning of the seventeenth century. Published by Petrus Bertius in Amsterdam.
The map stretches from Venice to Persia, and Tripoli to the Gulf. There is a nice strap-work title, and the map highlights rivers, mountains...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 168  

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Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B.,  Mare Rubrum / Mer Rouge., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. - Mare Rubrum / Mer Rouge.
Amsterdam / Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 85x124mm. Minor age-toning and spotting of paper. Generally in good condition.
Very fine miniature map including the Red Sea, Yemen, east coast of the Arabian peninsula. One of the early maps to focus on this area. Title cartouche on the lower right side.
First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers in Amsterdam...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 252  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
LANGENES, B.,  Turcicum Imperium / Empire Turc., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. - Turcicum Imperium / Empire Turc.
Amsterdam/Frankfurt 1609, Uncoloured.. 85x124mm. Some marginal paper thinness
A miniature map of the Arabian peninsula, centered on Jerusalem. Title cartouche on the lower left 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 n...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 252  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II - Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, J. Hondius, 1616, Uncoloured.. 91x130mm. Very fine condition. Dark impression.
FIRST IMPRINT FROM THE NEWLY ENGRAVED PLATES IN 1616. - A rare miniature map of the Arabian Peninsular. Title cartouche on the lower left corner.

First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers in Amsterdam, including Petrus Kaerius and...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 420  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PORRO, G. / GASTALDI.,  Turcici Imperii descriptio., antique map, old maps PORRO, G. / GASTALDI. - Turcici Imperii descriptio.
Padua, 1620, Coloured.. 127x175mm. In very good condition.
Finely and early map of the Turkish Empire giving good detail in the Arabian Peninsula. From Isolario, engraved by Girolamo Porro.

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$ 450
Approx. Euro 378  

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Condition Rating: 2
HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S.,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S. - Turcicum Imperium.
London, 1625, Uncoloured.. 147x185mm. Left margin cut short. Else in good condition.
The rare Samuel Purchas' edition of the Mercator / Hondius "Atlas Minor" atlas map. Early map of Turkey, the Arabian pen insular and eastern part of the Mediterranean published in his famous collection of voyages "His Pilgrimes". With descriptive text in English on both sides. Size of paper: 32x21cm... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 252  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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 1,512  

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Condition Rating: 4
CLUVERIUS / JANSSONIUS, J.,  Arabia Eudaemon ex. Plinio Lib VI Cap. 28. , antique map, old maps CLUVERIUS / JANSSONIUS, J. - Arabia Eudaemon ex. Plinio Lib VI Cap. 28.
Amsterdam, 1629, Handcolour. 160x210mm. In good condition, only age toned, a few stains and marks.
A charming small map of the Arabian Peninsula decorated with a strap-work title cartouche. Sparsely detailed reflecting the lack of knowledge of the geography other than the important trading ports. From 'Introductionis in Universam Geographicam'. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 210  

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Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.,  Turcici Imperii Imago., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - Turcici Imperii Imago.
Amsterdam, 1633, Coloured.. 360x486mm. French text on verso. Strong impression. Wide margins. Some minor age toning. Verso reinforced centerfold.
A very decorative map. On top of title cartouche the portrait of Sultan Mahumet Turcorum Imperat .

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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 840  

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Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, 1644, In attractive strong original colors.. 413x525mm. Restored tear in lower centerfold (12cm). Else in fine condition. With French text on verso.
A very handsome map with a particularly fine cartouche showing the Turkish Sultan on his throne and allegorical figures at either side brandishing weapons. At right is a smaller cartouche with a dedication by the Blaeu's. Sailing ships can be seen in the Arabian Sea and the Mediterranean. The geogra... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,260  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Pellerins mores, reue nuns de la Mecque., antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Pellerins mores, reue nuns de la Mecque.
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 273x173mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the lower and upper left margin. With facing explanatory texts on the versos of the preceding plate.
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 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
JANSONIUS, J.,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps JANSONIUS, J. - Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, 1650, In original colours.. 410x520mm. Paper slightly age toned and spotted, printed on heavy paper. Repair of split lower part center fold. In good condition.
A very handsome map with a particularly fine cartouche showing the Turkish Sultan on his throne and allegorical figures at either side brandishing weapons. Sailing ships can be seen in the Arabian Sea and the Mediterranean. The geography is reasonably accurate for the time with many place names giv... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 800
Approx. Euro 672  

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 1,260  

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Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W.,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, 1658, In attractive original colours.. 413x625mm. Dark impression. Light water stains in upper corners, just affecting the engraved area.
A very handsome map with a particularly fine cartouche showing the Turkish Sultan on his throne and allegorical figures at either side brandishing weapons. At right is a smaller cartouche with a dedication by the Blaeu's. Sailing ships can be seen in the Arabian Sea and the Mediterranean.
The ...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,260  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W.,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, 1658, In attractive original colours.. 413x625mm. Dark impression. German text on verso.
A very handsome map with a particularly fine cartouche showing the Turkish Sultan on his throne and allegorical figures at either side brandishing weapons. At right is a smaller cartouche with a dedication by the Blaeu's. Sailing ships can be seen in the Arabian Sea and the Mediterranean.
The ...
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$ 1,350
Approx. Euro 1,134  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE WIT, F.,  Nova Persiae, Armeniae, Natoliae et Arabiae., antique map, old maps DE WIT, F. - Nova Persiae, Armeniae, Natoliae et Arabiae.
Amsterdam, 1660, In attractive strong original colours.. 472x552mm. Paper very slightly age-toned, generally in good condition.
East from Cyprus to Iran with numerous place names and ornamental cartouches below. There are vignettes of sailing ships in sea areas and the land divisions of the time are distinguished in out line colours.

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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 924  

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Condition Rating: 3
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 2,520  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre.,  L'Empire des Turcs. (35)., antique map, old maps PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre. - L'Empire des Turcs. (35).
Paris, Antoine de Fer, 1657 but 1661 or 1662, In original o/l colours.. 134x172mm. Paper slightly age toned and water stained. Two tiny wormholes in upper part filled in.
Scarce map of the Turkish Empire with the Arabian Peninsula published by Antoine de Fer in 1661 or 1662 in "Cartes de géographie revues et augmentées".

The series of maps is largely derived from those of Jean Boisseau's "Trésor des cartes", 1643, itself taken from Johannes Janssonius' "A...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 168  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
GOOS, P.,  Pascaerte van 't Westelyckste Deel van Oost Indien, van Cabo de Bona Esperanca tot C.Comorin.., antique map, old maps GOOS, P. - Pascaerte van 't Westelyckste Deel van Oost Indien, van Cabo de Bona Esperanca tot C.Comorin..
Amsterdam, 1666, Original colouring, heightened with gold.. 488x578mm. On double-ply paper as issued. Paper very mildly age-toned, as usual. A good and dark impression.
An eye-catching chart of the western part of the Indian Ocean and its adjacent coasts of East Africa, Arabia with the Red Sea and the Arabian Gulf, Iran, Pakistan and western India.
Pieter Goos (ca. 1616-1675) was one of the most important cartographer, engraver,...
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$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,520  

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Condition Rating: 2
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Arabiae Felicis, Petrae ae et Desertae Nova et Accurata Delineatio, antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Arabiae Felicis, Petrae ae et Desertae Nova et Accurata Delineatio
Amsterdam, 1667, In attractive original colours.. 435x514mm. With an old repaired tear in upper right hand part of the map, 11cm. into engraved area.
A very striking map of the Arabian Peninsula with a finely decorated title cartouche showing camels and inhabitants of the area. The coastlines are fairly well represented and the interior contains details of rivers, lions, camels and elephants. The map is probably the most decorative map of Arabia... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,100  

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Condition Rating: 5
JANSONIUS, J.,  Turcicum Imperium. Concordia res parvæ crescunt discordia maximæ dilabuntur., antique map, old maps JANSONIUS, J. - Turcicum Imperium. Concordia res parvæ crescunt discordia maximæ dilabuntur.
Amsterdam, 1667, In attractive original colours.. 410x517mm. Good margins. Paper very slightly age toned as usual. Else very good condition.
An impressive and attractive map with a particularly fine cartouche showing the Turkish Sultan on his throne and allegorical figures at either side brandishing weapons.
Sailing ships can be seen in the Arabian Sea and the Mediterranean.
The geography is reasonably accurate for the time wit...
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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 924  

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Condition Rating: 2
JOLLAIN, G.,  L'Empire des Turcs., antique map, old maps JOLLAIN, G. - L'Empire des Turcs.
Paris, 1667, Uncoloured.. 130x170mm. Some light marginal brown spotting. Short lower margin, shaving engraved scale border.
Rare map of the Turkish empire, published by Jollain in 1667. Published in "Trésor Des Cartes Geographiques Des Principaux Estats de Lunivers".
This atlas is based upon Boisseau's atlas from 1643, the first world atlas published in France which was based on Atlas Minor, 1628.
Jollain was ...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 630  

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Condition Rating: 4
JAILLOT, A.H. / SANSON, N.,  Les Estats De L'Empire Du Grand Seigneur Des Turcs En Europe. . ., antique map, old maps JAILLOT, A.H. / SANSON, N. - Les Estats De L'Empire Du Grand Seigneur Des Turcs En Europe. . .
Paris, 1675, In original colours.. 537x865mm. Two-sheet map. Very good condition. Foldings as issued. Some reinforcements of paper thinness on crossing of foldings.
Prepared by N.Sanson. The map represents the Ottoman Empire based on Sanson's 1654 map. The Arabian Peninsula is shown with much detail including towns, villages, mountains and watercourses and principal divisions and subdivisions.
In lower left corner an inset map of the north coast of Africa....
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,260  

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Condition Rating: 2
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 462  

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Condition Rating: 2
DU VAL, P.,  Arabie., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Arabie.
Paris, 1676, In original o/l colours.. 102x125mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Marginal water staining just affecting engraved area. Very good and dark impression.
Scarce miniature map of the Arabian peninsular, 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 fro... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 252  

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Condition Rating: 3
SANSON,N.,  L'Arabie Petrée, Deserte et Hevreuse.., antique map, old maps SANSON,N. - L'Arabie Petrée, Deserte et Hevreuse..
Amsterdam, 1680, Coloured.. 187x241mm. In very good condition
An attractive map of the Arabian Peninsula from a French text edition.
Engraved by A.de Winter.

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$ 750
Approx. Euro 630  

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Condition Rating: 2

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