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Carte particulière des environs de St Peters-bourg. . . / Plan de la ville faubourg et environs de St Petersbourg. . . / Carte pour l'intelligence de la guerre de Moscovie et de Suede. . .

A scarce and unusual plan of Saint Petersburg shown at a large scale and also, in a separate compartment, shown in its geographical context between the Gulf of Finland an...

$2500 / ≈ €2500
Publisher: DE BEAURAIN
Date: Paris, c.1741

 

Vüe Perspective du Pont neuf construit sur la tamise a Hampton-Court.

So-called optical print illustrating a bridge on the river Thames at Hampton-Court.In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establish...

$200 / ≈ €200
Publisher: HUQUIER
Date: Paris, 1760

 

Carte de la France Divisée en 83 Départements et Subdivisée en districts avec les Chefs-lieux de Cantons Présentée à l'Assemblée Nationale et au Roi.

Spectacular folding wall map of France engraved by Barrier. Panels on both sides: "Tableau de la Division de la France d'après les décrets de l'Assemblée national...

$600 / ≈ €600
Publisher: BELLEYME, P. de.
Date: Paris, Belleyme, 1791

 

Het gezandtschap der Neerlandtsche Oost-Indische Compagnie, aan den grooten Tartarischen Cham, Den tegenwoordigen Keizer van China. . .

Third edition of this beautifully illustrated work on China. The first edition was published in 1665.Jan Nieuhof was a "Dutch traveler and adventurer" (1618-72)...

$5500 / ≈ €5500
Publisher: NIEUHOF, J.
Date: Amsterdam, W. Waasberge, 1693

 

Nova et Accuratissima Totius Terrarum Orbis Tabula.

Since its appearance as an Appendix in 1630, the atlas launched by Willem Blaeu and continued by his son Joan had expanded greatly. But in spite of many new regional maps...

$19000 / ≈ €19000
Publisher: BLAEU, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1662

 

Het Oost Indisch Huys op de Suyd hock..

A decorative print of the East Indian House , the headquarters of the V.O.C., a place for meeting, trading and storage of spices and ship equipment.The maps and charts we...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: SCHENCK, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Compass.

A very nicely crafted sloop compass in original box. The compass is gimbaled and is executed in beautiful red copper. Made and signed by F.J. Kloos & Son of Rotterdam...

$1500 / ≈ €1500
Publisher: KLOOS, F.J.
Date: Rotterdam, 1850-1875

 

Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary.

A very fine antiphonary leaf, written in Latin , probably Rome. RECTO: A wonderful initial "B" decorated with pen work in red, white and blue, in rich burnished...

$1200 / ≈ €1200
Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM
Date: Italy, 1480

 

Generalkarte vom Königreich Preussen u. d. Herz[ogtum] Warschau nach astronomischen Ortsbestim[m]ungen und geodätischen Messungen. . .

Rare seemingly unrecorded map of Poland with its borders after the Congress of Vienna, probably based on a lost first edition of Daniel Friedrich Sotzmann's (1754-1840) m...

$1500 / ≈ €1500
Publisher: SOTZMANN, D. F.
Date: Nuremberg, Schneider & Weigel 1815

 

Völker Europas wie schön sind eure Geschichter. (World War I post card)

During the Great War, when the only means of communicating news to the masses was by newspapers and weekly illustrated magazines, the ‘war’ or 'military' picture post...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Germany, 1915