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Partie Orientale De L'Empire De Russie En Asie, ou trouvent les Provinces de Jakuckskoy, Kransnojarskoy, Selinginskoy, Ilimskoy, Krasnojarskoy, Narimskoy, Jenisseiskoy, Mangajeiskoy, & c. et les Confins de la Tatarie Chinoise. . . .1750

Map of the Northeastern portion of Asia, including Russia, China, the Gobi Desert, etc..

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$100 / ≈ €95

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Publisher: De VAUGONDY, R.
Date: Paris, 1750

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Le Royaume de Siam avec les Royaumes. . .

Influential map of the Malay peninsula, Sumatra, Java and Borneo, centered on Singapore. Mortier incorporated information provided by the French Jesuits and charts the ro...

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Publisher: MORTIER, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1700

 

Plan de Goa.

A beautifully detailed and engraved town-plan of the Portuguese colony of Goa in India, with a number key (1-29) to the city's major monuments and sites, enclosed in a de...

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Publisher: BELLIN, J.N. / PREVOST D’EXILES
Date: Paris, 1750

 

Tabula Asiae III [Black & Caspian Sea Region]

Attractive woodblock Ptolemaic map, depicting Armenia and in the Right part of the Caspian Sea with Noes Arch, believed to have come to rest in a mountain in Armenia acco...

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Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basel, Heinrich Petri, 1545

 

Carte Réduite de l’Ocean Oriental Septentrional, qui Contient une partie des Cotes d’Afrique, de l’Arabie, de la Perse, et celles de l’Indostan,...

A large sea-chart showing the northern Indian Ocean, including parts of the Red Sea with Socotra island, and the Persian Gulf. It extends to show Sri Lanka, the Maledives...

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Publisher: D'APRES DE MANNEVILETTE, J.
Date: Paris, c1775

 

Carte des Découvertes Faites en 1787 dans les Mers de Chine et de Tartarie par les Frégates Françaises la Boußole et l'Astrolabe depuis leur Départ de Manille. . .

A nice large chart of the Asian coast, with parts of Korea, the Russian coast, the Sea of Okhotsk, the Sea of Japan, Hokkaido with unfinished coastline, Sakhalin, and of ...

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Publisher: LA PÉROUSE, J.F.G.
Date: Paris, 1797

 

Aleppo

Very large 17th century copper engraving with a panoramic view of the city of Aleppo in Syria. The image is one of the largest of the former capital of Syria,showing th...

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Publisher: De Bruyn, C.
Date: Amsterdam, 1698

 

Ierusalem

Impressive very large panoramic view of the city of Jerusalem, based on the work of Wenceslas Hollar, shows a panorama of ancient Jerusalem as viewed from the east. The m...

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$500 / ≈ €475

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Publisher: Dapper, O. / Van Meurs, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1677

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A Plan of the city and harbour of Macao A colony of the Portugueze, situated at the southern extremity of the Chinese Empire. . .

A fine large scale plan and sea-chart of Macao. Show the area in good detail, including hills, buildings, depth soundings,... an index identifies forts, parishes, college...

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Publisher: STAUNTON, G.
Date: London, 1796

 

Sumatrae et insularum locorumque nonnullorum circumiacentium tabula nova.

Very rare early (1659) version of this large folio sized map of Sumatra and the tip of the Malaysian Peninsula by Janssonius. The 1700 Valk/Schenk edition is more availab...

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Publisher: Janssonius, J.
Date: 1659

 

Turcicum Imperium ..

Uncommon issue. A very handsome map with a particularly fine cartouche showing the Turkish Sultan on his throne. The geography is reasonably accurate for the time with ma...

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$750 / ≈ €713

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Publisher: ALLARD, C.
Date: Amsterdam, 1705

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Plan de la ville de Madras et de ses attaques.

Manuscript map, in black, brown and red ink, showing the fortifications of the city of Madras, now Chennai, on the east coast of India, north of Pondicherry.Showing the c...

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Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Paris, ca 1760

 

Insula Borneo et occidentalis pars Celebis cum adjacentibus insulis

Folio format map of the island of Borneo (Kalimantan) in Indonesia (with parts belonging to Malaysia and Brunei). North is on the right.This is the first large format map...

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$325 / ≈ €309

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Publisher: Janssonius, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1659

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Esquisse de la Baie de Coupang (cote S.O. Ile de Timor) par M. M. Peron et Lesueur, an 1803.

Map of Kupang Bay on the Indonesian Island Timor, prepared by Louis Freycinet during his voyage under Captain Thomas Baudin in 1800-1803. Plate no. 14 from the atlas part...

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Publisher: FREYCINET, M.L.
Date: Paris, Langois, 1811

 

Suite de la Carte des L'Indoustan, Iie Feuille..

Uncommon edition of this fine map of India.From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des etablissements et du commerce des...

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Publisher: HARREVELT, E.van/ CHANGUION, D.J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1773

 

Damascus, Urbs Nobilissima ad Libanum Montem, Totius Syriae Metropolis.

One of the finest and the earliest printed views of Damascus, Syria. Damascus was settled around 5000 BC and considered as the cradle of civilization.The view comes from ...

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$550 / ≈ €523

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Publisher: BRAUN, G. & HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne, 1575

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Carte De L'Asie Inferieure Selon Les Auteurs Anciens, Enrichie de Remarques Historiques sur les Changemens qui y sont arrivez.

Text page with inset map (220x269.mm.) of Turkey, including Cyprus from Chatelain's monumental 7 volume "Atlas Historique". Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 17...

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Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Antiquez curieuses qui se trouvent aux environs de Smyrne, et sur le chemin d'Ephese.

Folio sheet describing and depicting ancient Greek monuments and ruins in Smyrna (Izmir). From Chatelain's monumental 7 volume "Atlas Historique". Henri Abraham...

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Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Exactissima Asiae Delineatio in Praecipuas Regiones Caerterasque Partes divisa et denuo in lucem edita . . .

Attractive and very detailed map of the Asian continent and East Indies, derived from Frederick de Wit’s map. The extent of European knowledge of the region is depicted...

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Publisher: DANCKERTS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1690

 

Asia La Feuille exc.

 A first state of the very scarce map of Asia issued by Daniel de La Feuille. Extends from the Mediterranean to Alaska and as far south as Java. It depicts the Mogol Emp...

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$150 / ≈ €143

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Publisher: de la Feuille P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1706

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Two double sided pages No's 25 & 26 ‘Directions for the coast of Arabia.' 27 & 28 Directions for the Coast of Persia & ‘Directions for the coast of Arabia

Four woodblock chart’s on two double sided sheets by Samuel Thornton showing the approaching coast lines Arabia by John How and Samuel Thornton. Pages numbered 25,26,27...

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Publisher: THORNTON, S.
Date: London, 1711

 

[Tartary - Russia]

Post card size map in Ottoman script showing Siberia prepared by Mehmet EŞREF in a small atlas : عمومو&#16...

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Publisher: EŞREF, Mehmet
Date: Istanbul, Şirket-i Mürettibiye ve Karacoğlu Matbaas&#

 

De Zuydwest-Kust van Het Eyland Ceylon.

A finely engraved and detailed chart of Punta Gala harbour.Very rare: only included in 6th volume (so-called secret atlas) of Van Keulen's. A lettered key in upper left c...

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Publisher: VAN KEULEN, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1753

 

Le détroit de Malacca . . .

Map of Malacca. The map details the Strait of Malacca from P. Peru and Tanjong Goeree to Lingen and Pulu Panjang. Malacca and Ihor (Johore), along with numerous other coa...

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Publisher: VAN DER AA, P.
Date: Leiden, 1712

 

[Persia, Afghanistan and Pakistan map with Ottoman script]

Post card size map in Ottoman script showing Persia, Afghanistan and Pakistan prepared by Mehmet EŞREF in a small atlas : عمو&...

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Publisher: EŞREF, Mehmet
Date: Istanbul, Şirket-i Mürettibiye ve Karacoğlu Matbaas&#

 

[Asia map with Ottoman script]

Post card size map in Ottoman script showing Asia, prepared by Mehmet EŞREF in a small atlas : عمومو&#1604...

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Publisher: EŞREF, Mehmet
Date: Istanbul, 1325 or 1909

 

Insulae Palaos seu Novae Philippinae 87 Alias Archipelagus S. Lazari ven Carolinae . . .

Map of Philippine archipelago. Stöcklein's work is a compound of letters of the Jesuit missionaries from all over the world and here particularly the ones stationed at t...

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$500 / ≈ €475

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Publisher: STOCKLEIN, J.
Date: Augsburg, 1726

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Karte von den Bengaslishen Meerbussen . . .

Manuscript map including Ceylon, south of India, Bengal gulf with Burma (Myanmar), Thailand and northern tip of Sumatra. Very decorative and colorful compass rose in cent...

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Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Germany, ca. 1760

 

Sexta Etas Mudi. (With view of Sabatz.) Folio CCLIII

A imaginary view of Sabatz, Turkey: however the earliest obtainable view of this period.Further including presentations of the popes Sixtus IV and Innocentius VIII. Page ...

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

 

Turicum imperium.

FIRST IMPRINT FROM THE NEWLY ENGRAVED PLATES IN 1616. - A rare miniature map of the Ottoman empire with Turkey and the Arabian Peninsular. Title cartouche on the lower le...

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Publisher: BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II
Date: Amsterdam, J. Hondius, 1616

 

Quinta Etas Mundi. Folium. LXVI. (Visionary Temple of Ezekiel.)

The Latin text page is illustrated with on recto and verso depictions of the visionary Temple of Ezekiel. Kings.Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: N...

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

 

Arabia.

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 i...

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Publisher: BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II
Date: Amsterdam, J. Hondius, 1616

 

India Orientalis.

FIRST IMPRINT FROM THE NEWLY ENGRAVED PLATES IN 1616. - A rare miniature map of the East Indies.First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by...

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Publisher: BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II
Date: Amsterdam, J. Hondius, 1616

 

Two double sided pages No’s 71, 72, 73, 74 (Instructions from Amoye to Chusan, on the Coast of China, between the Islands, in small vessels.).

Two text page with woodblock profiles by Samuel Thornton showing the approaching coast lines around Zhoushan, also known as Chusan, archipelago-city in Zhejiang, publishe...

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Publisher: THORNTON, S.
Date: London, 1711

 

Malacca.

FIRST IMPRINT FROM THE NEWLY ENGRAVED PLATES IN 1616. - A rare miniature map of Malacca, Borneo, part of Sumatra . Latin text on verso.First published in 1598 in his Caer...

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Publisher: BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II
Date: Amsterdam, J. Hondius, 1616

 

Isles Philippines. . .

Scarce map of the Philippine Islands, Palau and Yap in the Caroline Islands. The map has nice detail of major cities and other points of interest. Scale: circa 1:2,500,00...

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Publisher: RASPE, G.N.
Date: Nuremberg, ca 1757 -1789

 

Turcicum Imperium.

Detailed map of the Turkish Empire by Holland's leading mapmaker at the end of the seventeenth century. The cartouche shows an Ottoman administrator or possibly the Sulta...

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Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Date: Amsterdam, 1680

 

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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$3 / ≈ €3

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

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Goa Indiae orientalis metropolis.

A fine example of a rare plan of this important Indian city and port, the focal point for Portuguese trading activity in southern Asia. Pictorial map by Pieter Boudewyn v...

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Publisher: VANDER AA, P.
Date: Leiden, 1719

 

Carte des Royaumes de Siam, du Tunquin, Pegu, Ava, Aracan . . .

Map of Siam, du Tunquin, Pegu, Ava, Aracan. Across the top is an extensive list of 22 important sites and locations keyed to the plan with tiny letters and numbers.Jacque...

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Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1750

 

Tabula chronologica historiae Sinicae connexa cum cyclo qui vulgo Kia Tse dictur.

A set of two sheets of colored copper engravings. First published in 1729 in Rome in three sheets. Timeline of China's history with a chronological overview of the dynast...

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Publisher: SEUTTER, M. / FOUQUET, J.F.
Date: Augsburg, 1746

 

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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$300 / ≈ €285

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Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Date: Amsterdam, 1660

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Carte de L'Asie.

Probably a separate publication of this fine map of the Asian continent. Signed and dated in lower left corner. Including Arabie Heureusé and mountain trails.

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Publisher: VAN DER MAELEN, Ph.
Date: Brussels, 1830

 

Asiae Minoris Stappa generalis ad Caesarum tempus.

A lovely steel engraved map of Turkey, Cyprus and Minor Asia. From Louis de Saint-Martin Vivien's Atlas Universel. Engraved by Giraldon-Bovinet.

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Publisher: VIVIEN, L.
Date: Paris, 1826

 

Constantinopolitanae urbis effigies ad vivum expressa.

Extremely rare panoramic view of Istanbul published by Jacob Koppmayr. With a numbered key (1-29) to principal places in town. Jacob Koppmayr was a printer and publisher ...

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$450 / ≈ €428

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Publisher: KOPPMAYR, J.
Date: Augsburg, 1689

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КАРТА ТАТАРИ КИТАЙСКОЙ [Map of Tartary in Cyrillic ].

A rare map of Tartary, including Korea, China and Tibet.This Cyrillic version of the map appeared in one of the first world atlases published in Russia "Novy Atlas, ...

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Publisher: MINING SCHOOL OF USE OF YOUGHTS / BONNE, R.
Date: Paris / St.Petersburg, ca. 1790

 

Аз1я Раздѣле нная на [Map of Asia in Cyrillic].

A map of Asia. The map is of interest for the use of LМОРЕ КоРЕйско (Sea of Korea) , the sea between Korea and Japan.This Cyrillic version of the map appeared...

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Publisher: MINING SCHOOL OF USE OF YOUGHTS / BONNE, R.
Date: Paris / St.Petersburg, ca. 1790

 

ИНДIИ [Map of India in Cyrillic].

A map of India. This Cyrillic version of the map appeared in one of the first world atlases published in Russia, "Novy Atlas, ili sobranie kart ..." which trans...

BidAsk spread: $500 - $750

Publisher: MINING SCHOOL OF USE OF YOUGHTS / BONNE, R.
Date: Paris / St.Petersburg, ca. 1790

 

Calechut Celeberrimum Indiae Emporium [on sheet with] Ormus [and] Canonor [and] S. Georgii Oppidum Mina.

Four very desirable and early town-plans of Kozhikode, Hormuz, Kannur and Almina. "KOZHIKODE (CALICUT) : "The city is viewed from the sea, just as it would hav...

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Publisher: BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne, (1572) 1577

 

Asia Minor In Suas Partes, Seu Provincias Divisa . . .

Very large, very detailed map showing Cyprus, Asia Minor and contiguous Iùislands and the Black Sea region, from De Vaugondy's Atlas Universel.

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Publisher: Vaugondy, R. D. de
Date: Paris, 1756

 

Jerusalem.

On verso an early representation of Jerusalem (102x79mm) and underneath a temple and a church.From a German text edition of his Cosmographia , that great compendium of Re...

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Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, 1550-1580

 

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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$500 / ≈ €475

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Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, c1574

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Vue de Goa.

Fine plan of Goa. Goa was made as capital of the Portuguese Vice-Kingdom in Asia, and the other Portuguese possessions in India.

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Publisher: BELLIN, J.N. / PREVOST D’EXILES
Date: Paris, 1758

 

Turcicum Imperium.

Early map of Turkey, the Arabian peninsula and eastern part of the Mediterranean.From the English edition of Mercator's Atlas Minor. This edition 1635. English text on ve...

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Publisher: MERCATOR, G . / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1635

 

Carte de l'Asie dresse´e sur les observations de l'Academie Royale des Sciences . . .

Scarce state of the map of Asia with the imprint "à la Courone de Diamans" published by Delisle c. 1707 : "L’ Asie. Chez l’Auteur sur le Quai de l’H...

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Publisher: DELISLE, G.
Date: Paris, 1700

 

Accuratissima et maxima totius Turcici Imperii..

Rare issue of T. Danckert's attractive map showing the Arabian Peninsular, Turkey, Cyprus, Egypt and eastern part of the Mediterranean.Decorative title cartouche lower le...

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Publisher: DANCKERTS, T.
Date: Amsterdam, 1700

 

Carte de la Turquie de l'Arabie et de la Perse.

Very rare state with the address : Chez l’Auteur, Rue des Canettes prez St. Sulpice. Avec Privilège, 1701". This early state with "rue des Canettes" imp...

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Publisher: L'ISLE, G. de.
Date: Paris, 1701

 

[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

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Carte des Cotes de Malabar et de Coromandel..

Detailed and attractive map of India and the northern tip of Sri Lanka. With decorative title cartouche and two compass-roses.Rare edition with address : A Paris chez l...

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Publisher: DE L'ISLE,G.
Date: Paris, 1723

 

Fanar nel Arcipelago. (Phanar)

Magnificent bird's eye-town-view of Fanar or Phanar, a neighborhood midway up the Golden Horn, within the district of Fatih in Istanbul. Engraved by Lucas Vostermans II, ...

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Publisher: PEETERS, J. / VOSTERMANS II, L.
Date: Antwerp, c.1690

 

Ladimistri nel arcipelago. (Edremit)

Magnificent bird's eye-town-view of Edremit on the west coast of Turkey, not far from the Greek island Lesbos. It is situated at the tip of the gulf with the same name (G...

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Publisher: PEETERS, J. / VOSTERMANS II, L.
Date: Antwerp, c.1690

 

Satalia nel arcipelago. (Antalya)

Magnificent bird's eye-town-view of Antalya. Engraved by Lucas Vostermans II, who was born in 1624, in the same year when the family moved to England for six years. He wa...

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Publisher: PEETERS, J. / VOSTERMANS II, L.
Date: Antwerp, c.1690

 

Arabie par A.M. Perrot.

Uncommon map of Arabia, prepared by A.M. Perrot and engraved by P Tardieu.More about Mapping of Arabia [+]

BidAsk spread: $50 - $90

Publisher: TARDIEU, P.
Date: Paris, 1835

 

Arabia agreeable to Modern History.

Detailed map of Arabia with an interesting text block on upper right corner : "Arabia, divided into Rocky Desert, & Happy, makes the largest Peninsula in the Wor...

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Publisher: MOLL, H.
Date: London, 1739

 

Het dal Terebinthus in Arabia.

Magnificent bird's eye- of Terebinthus north of Hebron. Etched by Gaspar Bouttats (1640-1695).The Antwerp based publisher Jacques Peeters published ca. 1690 a series of p...

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

 

Carte du ciel et de la terre qui commencent à se former / Figure du ciel fluide & pur & de la terre fixe & ferme.

Recto and verso text page with two illustrations of the grounding of the sky and earth according to a Chinese philosopher. Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-178...

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Publisher: ANVILLE, J.B.D'
Date: Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735

 

Description de l'Empire du Sophi des Perses tiree en partie de l'Arabe de Nubie, et en partie de plusieurs et diverses Relations.

Map of the empire of Persia is shown to extent from Baghdad, almost to the present-day borders of India. Including part of Saudi Arabia and Oman.

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Publisher: SANSON, N.
Date: Paris, 1650

 

Totius Templi Beli et partis ubis Babylonicae prospectiva.

Two print on the same sheet, showing The Tower of Babe. The story of the city of Babel is recorded in Genesis 11:1–9. Everyone on earth once spoke the same language. As...

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Publisher: HOMANN, J.B.
Date: Nuremberg, 1750

 

[A Turkish fortress]

Uncommon lithographed plate of a Turkish fortress.

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Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Turkey, ca. 1820

 

A. De Verualle Kerck Van Abakuck. . . .

Magnificent bird's eye- of Abakuck. 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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Publisher: PEETERS, J. / BOUTTATS, G.
Date: Antwerp, c.1690

 

Chinae, olim Sinarum regionis. . .

The first printed map of China. It is signed by Ludovico Georgio, whose real name was Luis Jorge de Barbuda. He was a Portuguese Jesuit cartographer and besides that a sp...

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Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1608

 

Delineatio Regiae Civitatis Candy. (Plan of the city Kandy in Ceylon.)

Uncommon early view of the city of Kandy, in the center of Ceylon –now Sri Lanka-, shown from above, intricately engraved; it shows a fortification at the center of the...

BidAsk spread: $700 - $700

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1607

 

Plan du Ti-tang ou du temple, où l'empereur sacrifie à Chang-ti sous le titre de souverain seigneur de la terre

Nice example of d'Anville's plan of Tien-tang 天堂 [Tiantang] temple, from "Atlas général de la Chine..." prepared by Jesuit missionaries ...

BidAsk spread: $15 - $50

Publisher: ANVILLE, J.B.D'
Date: Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735

 

Plan du Tien-tang ou du temple, où l'empereur sacrifie à Chang-ti sous le titre de souverain seigneur de la terre.

Nice example of d'Anville's plan of Tien-tang 天堂 [Tiantang] temple, from "Atlas général de la Chine..."" prepared by Jesuit mission...

BidAsk spread: $15 - $50

Publisher: ANVILLE, J.B.D'
Date: Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735

 

Kaart van Palestina voor ou- en nieuw testament behorend bij de weg met en naar Christus door Fr. M. Bellarminus.

Original vintage illustrated map wall map sized poster (166 x 118cm) of Palestine in the time of Christ featuring a map of the old and new testament of the Bible from The...

BidAsk spread: $250 - $500

Publisher: VAN ZEIJST, A. M. E.
Date: Utrecht, Sint Gregoriushuis, 1948

 

Souan pan, ou instrument dont les chinois se servent pour compter.

Text page with a wood block illustration of a souan-pan [suan-p'an] the calculation table used by the Chinese. Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French c...

BidAsk spread: $10 - $20

Publisher: ANVILLE, J.B.D'
Date: Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735

 

[No title] Mongol.

Interesting sheet with four detailed engravings illustrating Mongol's life scenes. In upper right margin: 'Tom. V. No 43. Pag: 116.Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743)...

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Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1728

 

[No title] Hindou

Interesting sheet with four detailed engravings illustrating Hindou's life scenes. In upper right margin: 'Tom. V. No 42. Pag: 116.Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743)...

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Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1728

 

Carte du Golfe de Bengale, mer des Indes et rivieres du Gange . . .

Detailed scare map of the Southern part of India with Ceylon. Good detail along the coasts of Malabar, Coromandel, the Maldives islands and the Kingdoms of Visipour, Golc...

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Publisher: Van der AA, P.
Date: Leide, 1719

 

A newe mape of Tartary.

One of the most decorative maps of Tartary, known for its figured borders with costume figures, while above are vignettes of the cities of Astrakhan, Samarkand and Cambal...

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Publisher: SPEED, J. / BASSETT, J.
Date: London, Bassett & Chiswell, 1627-1676