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Lo Stati Presente di Tutti i Paesi e Popoli del Mondo..

This most uncommon work provides an interesting focus on the dissemination of the outline of Japan provided by Kaempfer. Beside the description of Japan, the book include...

$1100 / ≈ €1045
Publisher: ALBRIZZI, G.
Date: Venice, 1734

 

French Line First Class Bagages de Cale.

French Line First Class Bagages de Cale sticker for the journey Havre- Southhamptons New-York. It used to be stuck on luggage. The Compagnie Générale Transatlantique is...

$75 / ≈ €71
Publisher: COMPAGNOE GENERALE TRANSATLANTIQUE
Date: Paris, ca. 1950

 

Toujours des sangsues!

Lithograph depicting a corpulent physician diagnoses more leeches for a young woman, who lies drained. In 1832, there was a devastating cholera epidemic in Paris.Publishe...

$100 / ≈ €95
Publisher: AUBERT, B.
Date: Paris, c. 1832

 

Eadem Aurantia Dimidiata.

Decorative engraving representing a citrus fruit. Taken from the book "Hesperides sive de malorum aureorum" by Giovan Battista Ferrari (Italian botanist, 1584-1...

$275 / ≈ €261
Publisher: FERRARI, G. B.
Date: Rome, Scheus, 1646

 

Painting of Tupinamba cannibals of Brazil set in a local landscape on wooden panel.

The iconography of this painting is actually directly derived from one of the plates illustrating the third volume of "Grands Voyages" Theodore Bry devoted to B...

$5000 / ≈ €4751
Publisher: Follower of Jan van Kessel
Date: ca. 1750

 

Aenwysinge van de Stadt Salvador, ende de Baya de Todos Los Santtos.

Extremely rare map of Salvador and Baia de Todos os Santos (Bay of Saints) published by the The Hague publisher Henricus Hondius (not to confuse with the Amsterdam H.Hond...

$1750 / ≈ €1663
Publisher: HONDIUS, H.
Date: The Hague, 1624

 

Rooseveld rekende verkeerd ! De vangarmen van De Dollarpoliep worden afgesneden. . .

An remarkable Anti-American Dutch World War II propaganda poster by Lou Manche, showing an pink octopus, representing the United States, with its tentacles being cut from...

$1900 / ≈ €1806
Publisher: MANCHE, L.
Date: The Netherlands, 1942

 

Indie moet vrij vecht ervoor.

War propaganda poster by Patrick (Pat) Cokayne Keely, distributed in the liberated South of the Netherlands, this poster concerned the Japanese occupation of Indonesia an...

$2500 / ≈ €2376
Publisher: KEELEY, P.
Date: London, J.Haworth / Brother Ltd, 1944

 

Ichnographia munitissimae Arcis Otzakoff quae Ao. 1737, die 3 Iulÿ auspicÿs Supremi Campi Mareschalli Comitis de Münnich ab exercitu Russorum vi occupata . . .

A striking image of this fortified Russian outpost on the Black Sea at Otzakoff, northeast of Odessa.

$1500 / ≈ €1425
Publisher: SEUTTER, M.
Date: Augsburg, 1737

 

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

 

A scarce Real Compañia de Filipinas 250 Pesos deed issued in 1785

A scarce Real Compañia de Filipinas 250 Pesos deed issued in 1785. Share nº 23726, hand signed by several company officials.Engraved by Fernando Selma (1752-1810) after...

$1750 / ≈ €1663
Publisher: REAL COMPANIA DE FILIPINAS
Date: Spain, 1785

 

[West Africa]

Second block. West Africa, from the Tropic of Cancer south to St Thomas. The interior is filled with lions, elephants, monkeys and camels, with a fenced native village. O...

$1000 / ≈ €950
Publisher: RAMUSIO, G. B.
Date: Venice, 1563

 

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 / ≈ €903
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Germany, 1720

 

Teatro della guerra nelle Flandre Austriache e Francesi. . .

Rare folio-sized map of Belgium by Antonio Zatta e Figli, from a never-finished atlas by the ‘Società Calcografia’, a partnership of the two main Venetian publishers...

$400 / ≈ €380
Publisher: SOCIETA CALCOGRAFICA.
Date: Venise, 1803

 

Campagne du Roi de Prusse de 1778 à 1779.

The book is illustrated with a two-sheet folding map "Carte d'une partie du Royaume de Bohême et de la Moravie ainsi que d'une partie de la Silésie". Prepared...

$2000 / ≈ €1901
Publisher: HOLTZENDORFF, baron de.
Date: Geneva, Paris, Mérigot le jeune, 1784

 

Carte de L'Empire d'Alemagne par P. Duval. . .

Uncommon map of Germany and the eastern part of Poland. In upper right corner a dedicational cartouche with coat of arms and dedication to Saint-Laurens.

$200 / ≈ €190
Publisher: DU VAL, P.
Date: Paris, 1676

 

Kort begrip der oude en nieuwe staatkundige Geographie: behelzende eene beschryving der heerschappyen, in welken de aarde verdeeld is, haare gelegenheid. . .

Sixth edition- Interesting geographical compendium, prepared by Johann Hubner en W.A. Bachiene. Of particular interest is the section starting with pages 589 with "O...

$650 / ≈ €618
Publisher: HUBNER, J. / BACHIENE, W. A.
Date: Amsterdam, Covens & Mortier u. Utrecht, Poolsum, 1758

 

L'Art arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire depuis le VIIe siècle jusqu'à la fin du XVIIIe.

Prisse d’Avennes was one of the foremost scholars of Arabic art and architecture of the 19th century; this work represents the summation of his studies. From the aspect...

$12000 / ≈ €11403
Publisher: PRISSE D'AVENNES, Achille Constant.
Date: Paris, Morel, 1877

 

Par Brevets. / Eau admirable de Cologne, de A. Farina, ancien Distillateur de Cologne, breveté, Place Juliers, N°11.

Advertising Broadsheet promoting the toilet water "Eau de Cologne". Ornated with the royal coat of arms of France and 2 two-headed eagles. With the printed sign...

$180 / ≈ €171
Publisher: FARIBA, A.
Date: After 1810

 

Par permission sur l'aprobation des médecins du roi...la véritable Boule de Mars...

Printed broadsheet promoting the "Boule de Mars" (March Ball) produced and sold by Renault in Nancy and Paris. Ornated with the royal coat of arms of France. Pr...

$200 / ≈ €190
Publisher: Advertising placard for the
Date: Paris, ca.. 1780

 

USRR initiatives.

Uncommon Soviet propaganda poster.Read more about the Soviet propaganda poster. [+]

$200 / ≈ €190
Publisher: PLAKAT PUBLISHING HOUSE.
Date: Moscow, 1986

 

't Hooge Heemraedschap van Delfland met alle de Steden, Dorpen, Ambachten, Litmaten, Polders, (etc.).

The so-called Kruquius map is a wall-map of the Delfland water board district. The map consists of 25 engraved map sheets. Several maps flanked by fine large armorial car...

$4750 / ≈ €4514
Publisher: KRUIKIUS, N. / J.
Date: Delft, 1712-1750

 

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

 

AIR France - Réseau Aérien Mondial.

Original pictorial lithograph advertising planisphere poster from AIR France. The poster has a black back ground. In the lower right below the border '016/P/AF Printed in...

$2000 / ≈ €1901
Publisher: BOUCHER, L.
Date: Imprimerie Perceval, Paris, ca. 1950

 

Kaart Van Nieuw Zeeland in de Jaaren 1769 en 1770 bezogt door den Luitenant J. Cook met het Schip De Endeavour.

A uncommon issue of this key map of New Zealand from the Dutch edition of Cook's map of New Zealand, published in 'Reize rondom de Waereld door James Cook', a Dutch editi...

$1900 / ≈ €1806
Publisher: COOK, J.
Date: Leyden, Amsterdam & The Hague: Honcoop, Allart & van Cleef, 1795-1801

 

内務省地理局 (Administratif atlas of the Empire of Japan.)

Atlas of Japan published by the Home Ministry shortly after the start of Meiji period. The atlas contains 16 double page maps, with the border in original out line colors...

$650 / ≈ €618
Publisher: Home Ministry (内務省, Naimu-shō)
Date: Tokyo, Meiji 14 or 1881

 

Waere Affbeeldinge Wegens het Casteel ende Stadt BATAVIA Gelegen opt Groot Eylant Java.

A good impression of this finely engraved and detailed plan of Batavia, present-day Jakarta, the Dutch center of trading activities in the East Indies. Copied after Cleme...

$2500 / ≈ €2376
Publisher: COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.
Date: Amsterdam, 1721

 

[Anti capitalism Soviet Union propaganda poster]

Propaganda mini anti-capitalism poster published in Russia during The Cold War. By the 1960’s and 1970’s, outrageous practices in Soviet bureaucracy flourished. Poor ...

$80 / ≈ €76
Publisher: THE FIGHTING PENCILS
Date: Leningrad, 1974

 

Advertising project gouache for tobacco.

A stunning collection of 20 original square and rectangular decorative commercial designs for the Tabaco industries in gouache and watercolor by the artist and graphic de...

$15000 / ≈ €14254
Publisher: PICHON, R. (Workshop).
Date: Paris, ca. 1930

 

Beschrijving van Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indien. Vervattende een Naukeurige en uitvoerige verhandelinge van Nederlands Mogentheyd [...] met meer dan thien honderd en vyftig Prentverbeeldingen verrykt...

"The most comprehensive work on Asia published in Europe during the early colonial period" (Landwehr). The first book to give a comprehensive account in text an...

$29500 / ≈ €28033
Publisher: VALENTIJN,
Date: Dordrecht /Amsterdam, 1724-1726

 

Itinerarium Sacrae Scripturae. Das ist: Ein Reisebuch, Uber die gantze heilige Schrifft, in zwey Bücher geteilet... Zuvor gemehret mit einem Büchlein De monetis et mensuris... Insonderheit aber mit einer feinen nützlichen Erklerung des Buches Josua...

Itinerarium Sacrae Scripturae. Das ist: Ein Reisebuch, Uber die gantze heilige Schrifft, in zwey Bücher geteilet... Zuvor gemehret mit einem Büchlein De monetis et mens...

$30000 / ≈ €28509
Publisher: BÜNTING, H.
Date: Magdenburg, 1587

 

Boats of the Friendly Islands. [together with] A Sailing Canoe of Otaheite.

Early view of Queen charlotte's sound, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed a...

$2000 / ≈ €1901
Publisher: WEBBER, J.
Date: London, Boydell and Co., 1808

 

View of the harbour of Taloo, in the island of Eimeo.

John Webber View of the Harbour of Taloo on Moorea (Society Islands), from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes enc...

$1750 / ≈ €1663
Publisher: WEBBER, J.
Date: London, Boydell and Co., 1808

 

A Toopapaoo of a Chief, with a priest making his offering to the Morai, in Huoheine. [Huaheine - the Society Islands]

A view of a chief's raised burial chamber in Huaheine, Society Islands, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early view depicting sce...

$2000 / ≈ €1901
Publisher: WEBBER, J.
Date: London, Boydell and Co., 1808

 

The narta, or Sledge for burdens in Kamtschatka.

The narta, or Sledge for burdens in Kamtschatka, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while ...

$1750 / ≈ €1663
Publisher: WEBBER, J.
Date: London, Boydell and Co., 1808

 

View in the island of Cracatoa.

Early view of the volcano Krakatoa (Indonesian name: Krakatau), on the Indonesian island of Rakata in the Sunda Strait, taken from "Views in the South Seas" bei...

$1000 / ≈ €950
Publisher: WEBBER, J.
Date: London, Boydell and Co., 1808

 

The Fan palm, in the island of Cracatoa.

The Fan palm, on the island of Krakatoa (Indonesian name: Krakatau), in the Sunda Strait, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early ...

$800 / ≈ €760
Publisher: WEBBER, J.
Date: London, Boydell and Co., 1808

 

Vorstellung Einiger Gegenden und Plaetze in Nord-America unter Franzoesisch und Englische Jurisdiction Gehoerig zu Finden bey den Homaennischen Erben in Nurnberg Ao. 1756.

Three town plans on one sheet of eastern Canada, including Quebec, Louisbourg and Halifax towns which the English and French fought to conquer on the American continent f...

$1000 / ≈ €950
Publisher: HOMANN HEIRS.
Date: Nuremberg, 1756

 

A view in Oheitepeha Bay in the Island of Otaheite. (Tahiti)

A view of Vaitepiha Bay (Tahiti), with a mountainous landscape, with a river in the centre, a small canoe, Tahitian houses to the right, and a Tahitian couple in the left...

$1750 / ≈ €1663
Publisher: WEBBER, J.
Date: London, Boydell and Co., 1808

 

Virginie, Grande Region l'Amerique Septentrionale...

Pierre van der Aa used the old copper plate of Meurs and re-did the engraving, changed the large pictorial cartouche, a new scale of German and French leagues is provided...

$1500 / ≈ €1425
Publisher: VAN DER AA, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1729