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DE BRY, Th.,  Delineatio Civitatis et Castelli Amboinae., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Delineatio Civitatis et Castelli Amboinae.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 132x171mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Early view of Ambon, with 6 Dutch vessels offshore.
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, which comprised a...
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$ 160
Approx. Euro 146  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Ambon]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Ambon].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x202mm. Paper limp, a few small chips (with slight loss) to margins, else in good condition. Set in French text. Engraving is 140 x 202mm.
Text engraving showing a bay on the Island of Ambon, an island in the Maluku Islands (Moluccas) of eastern Indonesia. Above the map a lettered key (A-D). Text engraving from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Ternate]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Ternate].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 138x215mm. Paper limp, small tears to margins, and a diagonal paper crease, else in good condition Set in French text. Size of map 138 x 215mm.
Text engraving showing a bay on the Island of Ternate, an island in the Maluku Islands (Moluccas) of eastern Indonesia. Above the map a lettered key (A-E). Text engraving from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . "... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [The Dutch reach Annabon.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [The Dutch reach Annabon.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper toned as usual, some staining to margins and plate. Good margins. Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm.
German text and on verso.
Eight days after leaving the mainland, the Dutch arrived at one of the Annabon islands (Pagalu), where they asked the Portuguese and Moors, who were occupying the island, if they could buy provisions with gold. The Portuguese refused them so the Dutch tried to take provisions by force.
The Port...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Islands of Macian and Bacian.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Islands of Macian and Bacian.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual.
Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text and on verso.
This shows the features of the islands Macian and Bacian. ‘A’ is the Isle of Macian, with its angle towards noon from the Equator, being 8 minutes from midnight, ‘B’ is the harbour of the opposite Isle, Bacian, which is so positioned that the same number of minutes from the Equator are towards noon,... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Islands of Amboina and Nera.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Islands of Amboina and Nera.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual.
Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text and on verso.
On the island of Amboina, the Dutch have a royal castle with a strong fortress. ‘E’ marks some homes of the inhabitants, ‘F’ shows the island itself, along with its buildings, ‘G’ shows the inhabitants and their dress, ‘H’ is the nearby island of Nera in Banda, with two fortresses, one is called Nas... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Moluccae Insulae Celeberrimae., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Moluccae Insulae Celeberrimae.
Amsterdam, 1634, Uncoloured.. 370x490mm. Good condition. Slight discolouration along the centerfold and a few marginal water marks. Printed on heavy paper, a good and dark impression. German text on verso.
This plate was originally engraved in the 1620' and published as a loose-sheet by Jodocus Hondius II. At his death in August 1629 this map was, among 39 other copper plates, purchased by Willem Blaeu who deleted Hondius' name and added ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 600
Approx. Euro 546  

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Condition Rating: 2
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Insularum Moluccarum Nova descriptio., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Insularum Moluccarum Nova descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1640, In attractive strong original colours.. 380x495mm. Good impression. Verso : Latin text on verso.
Exquisite map of the famous Spice Islands based on the islands described by Jan Huyghen van Linschoten.This map was the first large scale map of the region and depicts the islands which provided first the Portuguese, and then the Dutch with a monopoly on the lucrative spice trade.
Each o...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 546  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Insularum Moluccarum Nova descriptio., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Insularum Moluccarum Nova descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1640, In original colours.. 380x495mm. Paper slightly age toned and browned. Light discolouration along the centerfold. Good margins and dark impression. Latin text on verso.
Exquisite map of the famous Spice Islands based on the islands described by Jan Huyghen van Linschoten.This map was the first large scale map of the region and depicts the islands which provided first the Portuguese, and then the Dutch with a monopoly on the lucrative spice trade.
Each o...
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$ 550
Approx. Euro 501  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BLAEU, W.,  Moluccae Insulae Celeberrimae., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Moluccae Insulae Celeberrimae.
Amsterdam, 1658, In original colours.. 370x490mm. Small repairs to upper and lower centerfold splits. A very good and dark impression.
Showing the geographical features of the spice islands, and decorated with ships, sea monsters and a handsome cartouche.
In addition to a sumptuous title cartouche, the map features an inset of the Island of Bachian (Batjan) in an elaborate military-motif frame.
It was the first large-sc...
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$ 550
Approx. Euro 501  

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Condition Rating: 4
MALLET, A.M.,  Molucquois (De L'Asie / figure LX)., antique map, old maps MALLET, A.M. - Molucquois (De L'Asie / figure LX).
Paris, 1683, Uncoloured.. 170x100mm. Some very minor marginal age-toning of paper. Very good condition and imprint.
A fine and uncommon early 17th century print of two people from Moluccas.
From the French text edition of "Description d'Univers", 1683. by Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well travelled military engineer and geographer who worked in 17th century France under King Louis XIV....
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  Anabon.  (Ambon), antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - Anabon. (Ambon)
Amsterdam, E. Rogers, 1703, Uncoloured.. 140x215mm. Vertical folds as issued. Very good condition.
A fanciful view of a landscape on the island Ambon.
From the French reissue of the account of early Dutch voyages first published in 1608 by Commelin. The French translation was carried out by René Augustin Constantin de Renneville, entitled : Recueil des voiages qui ont servi à l'établisse...
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$ 120
Approx. Euro 109  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  Ternate, par son aspect oriental., antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - Ternate, par son aspect oriental.
Amsterdam, J.F. Bernard, 1725, Uncoloured.. 130x195mm. Very good condition. Vertical folds as issued. Dark impression.
This map is a view of Ternate with the summit of Gamalama from Dodoku Ali. From the French reissue of the account of early Dutch voyages first published in 1608 by Commelin. The French translation was carried out by René Augustin Constantin de Renneville, entitled Recueil des voiages qui ont ser... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  Le fort d'Amboine tel qu'il était en l'an 1607., antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - Le fort d'Amboine tel qu'il était en l'an 1607.
Amsterdam, J.F. Bernard, 1725, Uncoloured.. 185x142mm. Good condition. Paper slightly age-toned along foldings.
Fine plan of the Dutch fortress on Ambon Island which is part of the Maluku Islands of Indonesia. The island has an area of 775 km2 (299 sq mi).
From the French reissue of the account of early Dutch voyages first published in 1608 by Commelin. The French translation was carried out by René Augu...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  Le fort d'Amboine tel qu'il était en l'an 1607., antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - Le fort d'Amboine tel qu'il était en l'an 1607.
Amsterdam, J.F. Bernard, 1725, Uncoloured.. 140x200mm. Very good condition. Folds as issued. Dark impression.
Fine depiction of the Dutch fortress on Ambon Island which is part of the Maluku Islands of Indonesia. The island has an area of 775 km2 (299 sq mi).
From the French reissue of the account of early Dutch voyages first published in 1608 by Commelin. The French translation was carried out by René...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

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Condition Rating: 2
VALENTIJN, F.,  Batsjan. (Bacan), antique map, old maps VALENTIJN, F. - Batsjan. (Bacan)
Amsterdam, 1726, Uncoloured.. 196x580mm. Cut on upper neat line. In very good condition.
Decorative panoramic view of Bay with the Dutch fortress Barneveld at the island of Bacan in today's Indonesia. Dutch (V.O.C.) sailing ships are illustrated.
François Valentijn (1666-1727), a missionary, worked at Amboina from 1684 to 1694 and 1705 to 1713 and traveled extensively in the VOC's ...
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$ 45
Approx. Euro 41  

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Condition Rating: 2
VALENTIJN, F.,  Samboepo in platte Grond., antique map, old maps VALENTIJN, F. - Samboepo in platte Grond.
Amsterdam, 1726, Uncoloured.. 273x360mm. In very good condition.
Decorative panoramic view of the town of Samboupo on the island of Celebes (Sulawesi) in today's Indonesia. Dutch (V.O.C.) sailing ships and various local craft fill the foreground. The city with great detail including the fort and hundreds of individual houses and buildings. Below the print is an e... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

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Condition Rating: 2
SCHENK, P. / VALK, G.,  Insularum Moluccarum Nova description., antique map, old maps SCHENK, P. / VALK, G. - Insularum Moluccarum Nova description.
Amsterdam, 1730, In attractive strong original colours.. 370x485mm. Thick, strong hand laid paper with full margins.
Exquisite map of the famous Spice Islands based on the islands described by Jan Huyghen van Linschoten. This map was the first large scale map of the region and depicts the islands which provided first the Portuguese, and then the Dutch with a monopoly on the lucrative spice trade. Each of th... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 800
Approx. Euro 728  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HARREVELT, E.van / CHANGUION, D.J.,  Carte Particuliere des Isles Moluques., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E.van / CHANGUION, D.J. - Carte Particuliere des Isles Moluques.
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive strong original colours.. 215x153mm. In very good condition.
A very nice map centered on the island of the Moluccas.
From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des etablissements et du commerce des Européens dans les deux Indes.
With French and additional Dutch text....
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

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Condition Rating: 2
HARREVELT, E.van / CHANGUION, D.J.,  Carte Particuliere des Isles Moluques. . ., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E.van / CHANGUION, D.J. - Carte Particuliere des Isles Moluques. . .
Amsterdam, 1773, In original colours.. 215x153mm. In very good condition.
A very nice map centered on the island of the Moluccas.
Title in French and in Dutch underneath the map....
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$ 60
Approx. Euro 55  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [No title]. [Two locals of the island of Ubi ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [No title]. [Two locals of the island of Ubi ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x262mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting two locals, one rowing to shore, the other searching for sea shells on the Island of Ubi in the Moluccas. Engraved by Carlo Bottigella.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et...
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$ 40
Approx. Euro 36  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Island of Bouro with a view of Cayeli ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Island of Bouro with a view of Cayeli ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x262mm. Mint condition.
Aquatint depicting a view of Cayeli on the island of Bouro. Engraved by G.Castellini. Plate N° 55
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après l...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 46  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
FERRARIO, G.,  [ A man and woman from Timor ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ A man and woman from Timor ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x262mm. Mint condition.
Aquatint depicting a man and woman from Timor, engraved by A.Biasioli. Plate N° 56. The weaving of traditional scarves or tais is widespread in East Timor.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 46  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules.,  Rade d'Amboine., antique map, old maps DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules. - Rade d'Amboine.
Paris, 1842, Uncoloured.. 345x535mm. Lithography on tinted grounds. Some general marks and spotting, else in good condition.
A peaceful lithograph of ships and boats at anchor in Ambon Island, located in the archipelago of the Moluccas in Indonesia. Plate 108 taken from the 'Voyage au Pole et dans L'Oceanie…'
Departing in late 1837 in the Astrolabe and Zélée, Dumont D'Urville spent some thirty-eight months circumnav...
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$ 35
Approx. Euro 32  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules.,  Riviere de Batou-Mera., antique map, old maps DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules. - Riviere de Batou-Mera.
Paris, 1842, Uncoloured.. 195x320mm. Lithography on tinted grounds. Light spotting, and one tiny pinhole, else in good condition. Unobtrusive blind stamp below title. Paper size : 345 x 535mm.
A lithograph of a simple bridge crossing the Batou-Mera river on the island of Ambone in the Moluccas, part of the Indonesian archipelago. Plate 110 taken from the 'Voyage au Pole et dans L'Oceanie…' Departing in late 1837 in the Astrolabe and Zélée, Dumont D'Urville spent some thirty-eight months c... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
STEMFOORT, J.W. / SIETHOFF, J.J.,  Kaart van Celebes / Kaart van Zuid-West-Celebes : bevattende de Gouvernem.ts, de leenroerige en een gedeelte der bondgenootschappelijke landen behoorende tot het Gouvernement van Celebes en onderh., antique map, old maps STEMFOORT, J.W. / SIETHOFF, J.J. - Kaart van Celebes / Kaart van Zuid-West-Celebes : bevattende de Gouvernem.ts, de leenroerige en een gedeelte der bondgenootschappelijke landen behoorende tot het Gouvernement van Celebes en onderh.
The Hague, 1883-1885, In original printed colours.. 585x850mm. Lithography in very fine to mint condition. Printed on heavy paper. Two maps on the sheet.
Very detailed map taken from "Atlas der Nederlandsche bezittingen in Oost-Indië", who was published by Departement van Koloniën".
First edition of one of the most detailed and largest atlases of the former Dutch East Indies, published by command of the Dutch Ministry of Colonies.

The...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 46  

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Condition Rating: 2
STEMFOORT, J.W. / SIETHOFF, J.J.,  Kaart van't noordwestelijke gedeelte der Residentie Amboina . . . / Kaart der Molukken., antique map, old maps STEMFOORT, J.W. / SIETHOFF, J.J. - Kaart van't noordwestelijke gedeelte der Residentie Amboina . . . / Kaart der Molukken.
The Hague, 1883-1885, In original printed colours.. 585x850mm. Lithography in very fine to mint condition. Printed on heavy paper. Two maps on the sheet.
Two very detailed maps on one sheet, taken from "Atlas der Nederlandsche bezittingen in Oost-Indië", who was published by Departement van Koloniën".
The map "Kaart van't noordwestelijke gedeelte der Residentie Amboina . . " (415 x 580mm.) with inset map of Banda Islands.
the map "Kaart der...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2

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