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Vasten avonds Vreugde krans en tooneel stuk. . .

Page taken from "Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid : vertoonende de opkomst, voortgang en ondergang der actie, bubbel en windnegotie, in Vrankryk, Engeland, en de Ne...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Nieuwe kaart van 't Koninckryk Bengale. . .

Rare map Bangladesh with the Ganges delta, including Calcutta. Giving great detail with trade routes, European trade settlements, etc. Prepared by Joh. Van Leenen who was...

$900 / ≈ €900
Publisher: VALENTIJN, F.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1726

 

Praga. [Prague]

A rare panoramic of Prague with over the whole length of the lower part 3 columns of poems in Latin, Dutch and French and a numbered key 1-34 to the principal buildings ...

$3000 / ≈ €3000
Publisher: DANCKERTS, D.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1660

 

The town & harbour of Sevastopol with the batteries & approaches. . .

Rare colored linen backed map showing the harbour and town of Sevastopol, with soundings. In upper left corner a inset map (65x150mm) of the Black Sea. In bottom part a l...

$300 / ≈ €300
Publisher: WYLD, J.
Place, Date: London, March 27th, 1854

 

20 small lithographed views of Washington DC and Georgetown.

20 small lithographed town-views of Washington DC and Georgetown, cut out from a larger sheet. Showing the East Front of the Capitol, Treasury, Smithsonian Institute, Pre...

$800 / ≈ €800
Publisher: WEBER, E.
Place, Date: Casimir Bohn, Washington, D.C.: 1849

 

I Europa / Das dritteil der Welt.

Very early wood cut printed map of Europe with South to the top. In the lower-left corner we see Poland, Livonia and parts of England and Ireland in the lower right corne...

$4000 / ≈ €4000
Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Place, Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Tractus Littorales Guineae a Promontorio Verde usque ad sinum Catenbelae.

Chart of the West coast of Africa from Mauritania up to Angola. In top centre a very decorative title cartouche.

$1000 / ≈ €1000
Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1675

 

Parliamentary Papers - Foreign Office - Annual Series - Diplomatic and Consular Reports on Trade and Finance.

Very scarce - Only for the British Parliament and the British Crown printed - and not for the trade! Accounts about the Korean country during the time span of the last th...

$5500 / ≈ €5500
Publisher: FOREIGN OFFICE
Place, Date: London, Harrison and Sons, 1882-1906

 

( II Germania) / Tütschland.

Very early wood cut printed map of Germany, Poland, The Low Countries, Alsace and part Europe with of Switzerland, Croatia. Originally engraved in 1548. Included in "...

$2500 / ≈ €2500
Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Place, Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Poloniae, Lituaniaeq descriptio.

Fine general map of Poland. Rare; the second plate appearing in post-1595 edition of the Theatrum. Only used until 1612.Based on the now lost map of Waclaw Grodecki. Show...

$1750 / ≈ €1750
Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Place, Date: Antwerp, 1612

 

.Tabula III Asiae. [Caucass and Armenia.]

Ptolemaic map of the region south of the Caucasus Mountains and between the Caspian Sea as far south as the headwaters of the Tigris River in the south and the Black Sea,...

$1800 / ≈ €1800
Publisher: PTOLEMY, C.
Place, Date: Lyons, M. Servetus, 1535

 

III. Gallia. Franckrych.

Very early wood cut printed map of France, North of river Rhine, Northern Italy. Coast of England from Dover to Cornwall. A ship, sea monsters and coats of arms are filli...

$1750 / ≈ €1750
Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Place, Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Lyste vande prysen der goederen ingekoft by de Kamer. . .

Rare price list of meat, bacon, wheat, rye, butter, cheese, olive oil, Spanish wines, Bordeaux, brandy etc.On front page in letter press Lyste Van de Pryfen der Goederen,...

$2500 / ≈ €2500
Publisher: V.O.C.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1685

 

Plan de la ville, cite universite et fauxbourgs de Paris comme il est jourddhuy. . .

Detailed town-plan of Paris.Top left and bottom right and left cartouches decorated with views of the top left, Notre Dame, Palace of Orleans, Sorbonne and Val de Grâce,...

$3500 / ≈ €3500
Publisher: DE FER, N.
Place, Date: Paris, 1694

 

San Diego Bay. (Chart 5107)

Nautical chart of San Diego Bay of 1945. Printed in black, yellow and purple the "Seaward limit defensive sea area". The water area within the indicated limits ...

$750 / ≈ €750
Publisher: U.S. COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY
Place, Date: Washington, 1945

 

Certificaat N° 230

Na primo januarij 1872 is houder dezes geregtigd voor 2/2147 tot hetgeen, ter zake van verjariing, zoude kunnen worden gereclmeerd, uiy gelden bij de Associatie-Cassa alh...

$300 / ≈ €300
Publisher: CLIFFORD, W. / LE CHEVALLIER, R.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1841

 

The hanging of the head of police Jean Grauwels in Brussels, 11 february 1569.

Print relating to Brussels during the first decades of the eighty year war between Spain and the Low Countries: (plate 18). This plate shows the hanging of the head of po...

$80 / ≈ €80
Publisher: HOGENBERG, F.
Place, Date: Cologne, ca. 1590

 

Ducatus Lutzenburgi Novissima et Accuratissima Delineatio.

West to the top. Very detailed and fine map of Luxembourg, including the towns of Namur, Liege, Trier and Metz.

$600 / ≈ €600
Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1680

 

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

 

Hern Johann Baptisten Taveniers..Vierzig Jaehrige Reize..

This German edition includes Tavernier's map of Japan in a reduced form (210x315mm) and contains legends about the country's nature, e.g., where gold is mined and plottin...

$7500 / ≈ €7500
Publisher: TAVERNIER, J.B.
Place, Date: Nuremberg, 1681

 

Nankin [Nanjing, Jiangsu]

Very detailed (1:1.000.000) map showing the area north of Nanjing, Jiangsu. The French Service géographique des armées was founded in 1887 and provided the French milit...

$450 / ≈ €450
Publisher: SERVICE GEOGRAPHIQUE DE L'ARMEE
Place, Date: Paris, 1900

 

VII. Das Ergow.

Very early wood cut printed regional map of Switzerland centered on Ergow.Originally engraved in 1548. The map was prepared by Johannes Stumpf (1500-1576). Included in &q...

$400 / ≈ €400
Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Place, Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Het Beloofde Landt Canaan door wandelt . . .

A beautifully engraved map of the ancient land of Canaan which roughly corresponds to present-day Israel. Cherubs hold up a draped cloth of key symbols, also a scale pane...

$1400 / ≈ €1400
Publisher: STOOPENDAAL, B.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1682

 

Vue de Boston vers le Cale du Port.

A view of the port of Boston, the center of New England shipping in the colonial period. The closing of the port after the Boston Tea Party led to the calling of the Firs...

$400 / ≈ €400
Publisher: HABERMANN, F.
Place, Date: Augsburg 1762

 

Middle-sexia.

Double-page map of the old Middlesex County, including a marvelous depiction of London on the Thames in the lower right corner. Decorative cartouche and coat of arms. Lat...

$600 / ≈ €600
Publisher: BLAEU, J.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1662

 

Carte des Colonies établies dans la partie Sud-Ouest de la Russie.

Finely and crisply engraved map centered on Crimea, showing the Black Sea and its hinterland.Noteworthy topographical detail is shown with a color key to the settlements ...

$900 / ≈ €900
Publisher: MALTE BRUN.
Place, Date: Paris, c.1860

 

North Pacific.

Huge three sheet so-called Blue-back sailing chart of the Northern Pacific including China, Korea (with Matu Is. and Liancourt), Japan, Philippines, Kamchatka, Hawaii, Al...

$2000 / ≈ €2000
Publisher: IMRAY AND SON, J.
Place, Date: London, 1868

 

Colossus Monarchic. Statua Danielis

Fantastic double page allegorical map of a colossus figure representing the great world empires as Daniel interpreted in Nebuchadnezzar's dream. The warrior stands stolid...

$2000 / ≈ €2000
Publisher: BAECK, E.
Place, Date: Augsbourg, 1730

 

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

 

LA RUSSIE NOIRE ou POLONOISE qui Comprend les PROVINCES DE LA RUSSIE NOIRE de VOLHYNIE et de PODOLIE divisées en leurs Palatinats Vulgairement Connües sous le Nom D'VKRAINE ou PAYS DES COSAQUES.

Very rare map of the Ukraine and Poland, prepared by Sanson in 1675 in a third state, published by the heirs of Sanson, in Paris in 1706. The imprint changed to: Par les ...

$2700 / ≈ €2700
Publisher: SANSON de ABBEVILLE, N.
Place, Date: Paris, 1706

 

Vue perspective de l'interieur de la Salle du spectacle de Veronne en Italie.

Showing the Opera of Verona. Optical print published Mondhare, who was a well-known publisher of optical prints, established in rue St. Jacques in Paris. In the eighteent...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: MONDHARE, J.
Place, Date: Paris, ca. 1780

 

Quaestiones quodlibetales. Edited by Thomas Penketh. [bound with] Quaestiones in quattuor libros Sententiarum Petri Lombardi.

The second edition of the first work and third edition of the second, both printed in the same year by Koberger and frequently bound together. On extraordinarily Strong a...

$6500 / ≈ €6500
Publisher: DUNS SCOTUS, JOHANNES.
Place, Date: Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 1481

 

IX. Die Lepontier.

Very early wood cut printed regional map of Switzerland.Originally engraved in 1548. The map was prepared by Johannes Stumpf (1500-1576). Included in "Landtaflen. Hi...

$400 / ≈ €400
Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Place, Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea.

BRITAIN'S FIRST ACCURATE ACCOUNT OF KOREA & OKINAWANS. With an appendix containing charts and various hydrographical and scientific notices by captain Basil Hall and ...

$5000 / ≈ €5000
Publisher: HALL,B.
Place, Date: London, 1818

 

Horizon ring for globe.

Printed horizon ring for a 28cm diameter German globe. The ring is divided in quarters, and engraved two by two on one copper plate. The size of the paper is 44 x 33cm. T...

$950 / ≈ €950
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place, Date: Germany, 1720

 

Leaf on vellum from a antiphonary.

A leaf from a Medieval Antiphonal or Choir Missal for Spanish use, in Latin on extremely heavy vellum. Justification: 360x246mm. Text is in Spanish rounded gothic hand (R...

$230 / ≈ €230
Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM.
Place, Date: Sevilla, ca.1520

 

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

 

AFGHAN de CABOULE. Costumes Persans 8.

A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an elegant Afghan from Kabul published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artis...

$350 / ≈ €350
Publisher: GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.
Place, Date: Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848

 

Afrique.

Map of Africa.Left and right a box with geographical information for Africa.Prepared by Buy de Mornas, who was a professor of geography and history and published by Louis...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: DESNOS, L.C. / DE MORNAS, B.
Place, Date: Paris, 1762

 

NEWTON'S New and Improved TERRESTRIAL GLOBE Accurately delineated from the observations of the most esteemed NAVIGATORS AND TRAVELLERS to the Present Time. . .

A very impressive Victorian 20-inch Library globe on an exceptionally carved mahogany tripod stand with scrolling acanthus legs terminating in claw feet joined by turned ...

$20000 / ≈ €20000
Publisher: NEWTON and SON
Place, Date: London, January 1, 1867