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[Title page from ] Le Theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas . . .

A very decorative frontispiece by Willem Blaeu from the second part of this fine atlas. At top, a coat of arms surmounted by a crown and surrounded by two golden chains, ...

$250 / ≈ €235
Publisher: BLAEU,J.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1644

 

McCormick's Map of the World.

Colorful promotional map of the 20th century spice trade.What better way to showcase the global composition of a multi-national company than with a world map? This lovely...

$350 / ≈ €329
Publisher: MC CORMICK CO.
Place, Date: United-States, 1931

 

Un Reclutatore in India. Papagallo No. 42. Anno VI.

British in India. Design by Augusto Grossi. Taken from the Italian satirical newspaper Il Papagallo, a satirical magazine founded in January 1873 by Augusto Grossi (1835-...

$400 / ≈ €376
Publisher: GROSSI, A.
Place, Date: Bologne, 1878

 

Politica Maramea Inglese - Rugantino - n°419 - Roma 17 Gennaio 1892.

Satirical print relating to the British Conquest of Egypt (1882), also known as Anglo–Egyptian War, between Egyptian and Sudanese forces under Ahmed ‘Urabi and the Un...

$200 / ≈ €188
Publisher: PERINO, E.
Place, Date: Rome, January 17, 1892

 

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

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

$9000 / ≈ €8460
Publisher: VLAANDEREN, Cornelis André
Place, Date: Bruges, Leon Burghgraeve, 1939

 

La pericolante ostinata. Papagallo No. 20 Anno II.

Design by Augusto Grossi. Taken from the Italian satirical newspaper Il Papagallo, a satirical magazine founded in January 1873 by Augusto Grossi (1835-1919), which speci...

$350 / ≈ €329
Publisher: GROSSI, A.
Place, Date: Bologne, 1874

 

[Title page colored by Georg Mack Jr. to : Hortus Eystettensis, Sive Diligens et Accurata Omnium Plantarum, Florum, Stirpium,. . .]

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...

$4000 / ≈ €3760
Publisher: BESLER, Basilius (1561-1629)
Place, Date: Nuremberg, ca 1613

 

[Planisphère] - Crédit Lyonnais - Fondé en 1863. Afrique du Nord à Union Française.

Original pictorial lithographed advertising poster showing western part of Africa. Published by the French bank Crédit Lyonnais.Design by Lucien Boucher who is a famous ...

$900 / ≈ €846
Publisher: BOUCHER, L.
Place, Date: Paris, 1950

 

(World map). Americus Vespucio novo te Duce Ducta Freto Ambivi Meritoqs Vocor.

Manuscript world map showing the American and African continent and the southern parts of Asia. In the Indian Ocean a large depiction of Amerigo Vespucci 1454 – 1512) o...

$2500 / ≈ €2350
Publisher: FOGLY, A.
Place, Date: Italy, ca. 1954

 

Carte de la Charte de L'Antique . . .

The rare French version of this decorative pictorial world map by MacDonald Gill. "This magnificent map drawn up while the Second World War still raged is already en...

$3500 / ≈ €3290
Publisher: MACDONALD GILL, L.
Place, Date: London, Alf Cooke Ltd, 1943