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Description geographique, historique, chronologique, politique, et physique de l'empire de la Chine et de la Tartarie chinoise . . . du Thibet, & de la Coree. . .

These volumes accompany Bourguignon d'Anville's Nouvel atlas de la Chine, de la Tartarie chinoise et du Thibet. of 1737. First quarto edition, with a new preface and bibl...

$12000 / ≈ €11403
Publisher: DU HALDE, J.-B.
Date: The Hague, H. Scheurleer, 1736

 

Carte la plus generale et qui comprend la Chine, la Tartarie chinoise et le Thibet. . .

With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche, engraved by G.Kondet. Very detailed map of China, Tibet and Korea.Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French c...

$2800 / ≈ €2661
Publisher: D'ANVILLE, J-B.
Date: The Hague, 1737

 

Royaume de Corée.

With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche, engraved by G.Kondet. One of the earliest separate maps of Korea. Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French c...

$4000 / ≈ €3801
Publisher: ANVILLE, J.B.D'
Date: The Hague, 1737

 

Province de Fo-Kien. [Includes West Coast of Taiwan]

Important map of Fujian Province, showing the east coast of China and the west coast of Taiwan. It shows that for the Manchu Qing, only the western half of Formosa was co...

$1000 / ≈ €950
Publisher: ANVILLE, J.B.D'
Date: The Hague, H. Scheurleer, 1737

 

Nouvel atlas de la Chine, de la Tartarie chinoise, et du Thibet.

First edition of "the principal cartographic authority on China during the 18th century". It was the second major atlas of China produced in Europe following th...

$18000 / ≈ €17105
Publisher: DU HALDE, J.-B.
Date: The Hague, H. Scheurleer, 1737

 

'T Eilandje Desima verblyf plaats der Hollanders in Japan.

Bird's-eye view of Dejima copied from a manuscript by Voogt, who was second-in-command on Deshima in 1713. The island is viewed from the landside, depicting the developme...

$300 / ≈ €285
Publisher: TIRION, I.
Date: Amsterdam, 1739

 

Emir Fechrredin prince des Drus.

Engraving published by Nicolas Bonnart (c.1637 - 1718), engraver in Augsburg since 1719. Before the nineteenth century portraits of rulers in the Islamic Middle East were...

$150 / ≈ €143
Publisher: BONNART, H.
Date: Paris, ca. 1740

 

[Manuscript chart on vellum of the Java Sea]

One of the few manuscript charts on vellum in private hands, signed by Isaac de Graaf. ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT MAP IN RED, GREEN AND BLACK INK showing the Java Sea centered o...

$250000 / ≈ €237571
Publisher: GRAAF, I.
Date: Amsterdam, 1743

 

Allerneuester geographisch- und topographischer Schau-Platz von Africa und Ost-Indien. . .

An early issue of this important book by Johann Wolfgang Heydt's describing the Dutch factories, settlements and stations at the hands of the Dutch East India Company in ...

$2750 / ≈ €2613
Publisher: HEYDT, J. W.
Date: Wilhermsdorf, Tetscher u. Nürnberg, Homanns Erben, 1744

 

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

Large map of the Near East, based upon earlier maps by De L'Isle. Shows also most part of the Mediterranean basin as well as north-eastern Africa. Relief shown pictoriall...

$550 / ≈ €523
Publisher: COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.
Date: Amsterdam c. 1745

 

Carte de la coste orientale de la Chine depuis Amoy, jusqu'à Chusan avec une partie de l'Isle Formose [with] Plan du port d'Amoy ou Emouy.

Important French of the China Sea with the coast of Northern China, including a large depiction of Formosa.Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhum...

$4000 / ≈ €3801
Publisher: D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.
Date: Paris, Jean-François Robustel, 1745

 

Nouvelle carte des mers comprises entre le détroit de Banca et P°. Timon avec la partie orientale du détroit de Malacca.

Important French chart of the tip of Malaysia with Singapore. Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay areas...

$5000 / ≈ €4751
Publisher: D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.
Date: Paris, 1745

 

A view of the town and castle of Macao.

Nice engraving shows the attack of the English ship "Centurion" on Macau, during which she captured a Portuguese ship that had sailed from Manila. In upper righ...

$700 / ≈ €665
Publisher: HARRIS, J.
Date: London, 1746

 

A new & accurate map of Asia drawn from actual surveys. . .

An excellent early engraving of Asia. Curious shape for Japan, with a large island north called Yeso and a coastline marked De Gamma's Land. Numbered "No 52."; ...

$750 / ≈ €713
Publisher: BOWEN, E.
Date: London, 1747

 

L'Arabie.

Small detailed map of the Arabian Peninsula. From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.Page 162 outside border top right.

$225 / ≈ €214
Publisher: VAUGONDY, R. de
Date: Paris, later than 1749

 

Kantong [The Dutch Folly Fort off Canton]

Charming 18th water color on paper depicting The Dutch "Folly Fort" off Canton. Probably made by a western artist visiting China.Forts were built in several pla...

$1000 / ≈ €950
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Canton?, c.1750

 

Carte du Katay, ou Empire de Kin : pour servir a l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan, raportée dans l'Histoire generale des voyages, tirée de l'Angloise.

The map is of interest for the use of East Sea, the sea between Korea and Japan, here called "Mer de Corée".Fine map of Korea and China's Yellow Sea. Complete ...

$450 / ≈ €428
Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1750

 

Cochin (today: Ernakulam)

Small but charming 18th water color on paper depicting Cochin (today : Ernakulam) was from 1500, when the first Portuguese fleet called on its port, a firm ally of the Po...

$900 / ≈ €855
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: India? c.1750

 

Kancheu.

Charming 18th water color on paper depicting Kancheu. Probably made by a western artist visiting China.

$1200 / ≈ €1140
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: c.1750

 

Nangasakij.

Charming 18th watercolor on paper depicting a panoramic view of Nagasaki and the factory Deshima of the V.OC. Probably made by a Western artist visiting Japan.RARE. Due ...

$3000 / ≈ €2851
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: c.1750

 

L'Empire de la Chine. . .

Detailed map of China, Korea and Taiwan. The large title cartouche is resplendent in the French style with musicians, a dancer, and various accouterments representative o...

$1100 / ≈ €1045
Publisher: VAUGONDY, R. de
Date: Paris, dated 1750

 

Vue de L'Hotel de Batavie. . .

A so-called optical print of Fatahillah Square in Jakarta, Indonesia, prepared for use in a light-box or an amusing light-show. This richly hand colored print is much per...

$600 / ≈ €570
Publisher: PROBST, G.B.
Date: Augsburg, 1750

 

Constantinople ville de Romanie et capitale de l'Empire des Turcs.

A very decorative and extremely rare of Istanbul, including a numbered legend in lower part. Published by Jacques Chéreau, (1688 - 1776). Engraved by Aveline and first ...

$4000 / ≈ €3801
Publisher: CHEREAU, J. / AVELINE, P.A.
Date: Paris, ca.1750

 

Isola Di Ceylan. (Manuscript map of Sri Lanka)

Manuscript map of Sri Lanka (Ceylon). Inland filled with a good number of place names, mountains.

$650 / ≈ €618
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Italy, ca. 1750

 

Carte de la Tartarie Orientale pour Servir a l'Histoire Generale des Voyages, Tiree des Cartes Levees par les P.P. Jesuites...

This map covers the eastern part of Tartary with part of present-day Manchuria and Sakhalin Island. The map was based primarily on Jesuit and English sources and is parti...

$80 / ≈ €76
Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1750

 

The East Part of India, or India beyond the R. Ganges.

Herman Moll's map of those Asian countries to be found east of the River Ganges, including Burma, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, southern most China, Malaysia, Sumatr...

$400 / ≈ €380
Publisher: MOLL, Herman.
Date: London, ca 1750

 

[Complete set of maps of Japan] Imperium Japonicum Per Regiones Digestum Sex et Sexaginta Atque Ipsorum Japonensium Mappis Descriptum Ab Hadriano Relando.

Complete set of 11 maps Reland's map of Japan, the first map to use Sino-Japanese characters on a European printed map and represents a radical departure from prior Europ...

$5000 / ≈ €4751
Publisher: OTTENS, R. / J. / KAEMPFER, E.
Date: Amsterdam, 1751

 

Nieuwe Pas=Caart strekkende van Pta Cataon tot Pta. Lamtoan, langs de kusten van Cochinchina, Tonquin, Quangsi en Quantung [?] van Macao.

A finely engraved and detailed chart of Vietnam reaching to Macao and present-day Hong Kong..Very rare: only included in the 6th volume (so-called secret atlas) of Van Ke...

$15000 / ≈ €14254
Publisher: VAN KEULEN, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1753

 

A Map and Chart of Arabia, the Red Sea, & Persian Gulf, drawn from the Chart of the Eastern Ocean, Publish'd in 1740, by Order of ye Count de Maruepas, improv'd from particular Surveys, and regulated by Astronomical Observations.

A small but unusual map of the Arabian Peninsular, engraved by G. Child for 'The universal traveller: or, A compleat description of the several nations of the world', by ...

$400 / ≈ €380
Publisher: CHILD, G.
Date: London, Th. Salmon, 1752-1753

 

Karte von den Kusten von Arabien . . .

Manuscript map of Arabia. A close copy of Bellin's map of the Arabian Peninsular. In the lower right margin "Tom A, vol V."A title cartouche in lower left corne...

$2500 / ≈ €2376
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Germany, ca. 1760

 

Vue d'une Rue Nanking.

A well-known publisher of optical prints, established in Augsburg. After a design by P.van Blankaert.In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular sp...

$400 / ≈ €380
Publisher: PROBST,G.B.
Date: Augsburg 1760

 

[64] Syrie/ Tripoli

Charming little charts of the harbour of the town of Tripoli, Syria in modern Lebanon. Showing town and harbour plan, with soundings, anchorages, rocks, shoals, fortifica...

$80 / ≈ €76
Publisher: ROUX, J.
Date: Marseille, 1764

 

L'Asie, dressée pour l'étude de la Géographie . . .

Highly decorative map of Asia embellished with a landscape style title cartouche and several sailing ships.The map is of interest for the use of Mer de Corée, the sea be...

$600 / ≈ €570
Publisher: DESNOS / BRION
Date: Paris, 1765

 

A new & accurate map of Asia, drawn from the most approved Modern Maps & Charts.

An excellent engraving of Asia. The map renders the entire continent in excellent detail with mountains, rivers, lake and forests. The map is of interest for the use of S...

$200 / ≈ €190
Publisher: BOWEN, Thomas.
Date: London, ca 1771

 

Carte de la Coste d'Arabie.

Uncommon issue of this very nice map of the Arabian peninsula. Depicted is Saudi Arabia, Red Sea and the Persian Gulf.With French text in title cartouche and an additiona...

$400 / ≈ €380
Publisher: HARREVELT,E.van / CHANGUION, D.J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1773

 

Nouvelle carte de l'Isle de Java.

A very nice map centred on the island of Java.With French text in title cartouche and an additional title in Dutch underneath the map.Read more Early maps of South East A...

$200 / ≈ €190
Publisher: HARREVELT, E. van / CHANGUION, D. J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1773

 

Etats du Grand-Seigneur en Asie, empire de Perse, pays des Usbecs, Arabie et Egypte.

Detailed map of the region bounded by the Black Sea, Georgia, the Caspian, Uzbekistan, The Indian Ocean, Saudi Arabia (here called \"Arabie Heureuse\"), Egypt a...

$550 / ≈ €523
Publisher: SANTINI, P.
Date: Venise, 1778

 

A new & accurate map of Asia, Drawn from the most approved modern maps & charts / by Thos. Bowen.

The map is of interest for the use of Sea of Korea, the sea between Korea and Japan.Detailed map of Asia from Saudi Arabia, Persia, Russia, India, China, Japan to Southea...

$600 / ≈ €570
Publisher: BOWEN, Th.
Date: London, J.Cooke, 1777-1778

 

Carte des parties Nord et est de l'Asie..

Five maps on one sheet show the Northern Russian territories in Europe and Asia, including the western coastline from Siberia, Japan, and Korea with the island of "Q...

$300 / ≈ €285
Publisher: DIDEROT, D.
Date: Paris, 1779

 

Vue d'optique d'un Arc de Triomphe tres élevé, en la ville de Canton enn la Chine.

Optical print of the triumphal arch at Canton ( Guangzhou). Beauvais was a publisher of optical prints, established in Paris, rue St.Jacques.In the eighteenth and ninetee...

$450 / ≈ €428
Publisher: BEAUVAIS
Date: Paris, ca. 1780