Blader # Kavels in Asia

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Tercia Etas Mundi. Damascus. / Folio. XXIII

An imaginary presentation of the city of Damascus, the capital of Syria and one of the most ancient cities in the world. An imaginary view: however the earliest obtainabl...

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Destruccio Iherosolime.

A dramatic woodcut that synopsizes the six destruction's of Jerusalem (255x528mm) and on verso a illustration of a punishment (140x222mm.) One of the earliest obtainable ...

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$1500 / ≈ €1425

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

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Sexta Etas Mudi. (With view of Sabatz.) Folio CCLIII

A imaginary view of Sabatz, Turkey: however the earliest obtainable view of this period.Further including presentations of the popes Sixtus IV and Innocentius VIII. Page ...

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Quinta Etas Mundi. Folium. LXVI. (Visionary Temple of Ezekiel.)

The Latin text page is illustrated with on recto and verso depictions of the visionary Temple of Ezekiel. Kings.Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: N...

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Das Heilig Jüdisch Landt / Mit Außchtheilung der Zwölff Geschlechter...

Attractive woodblock map of the Holy Land drawn with west to the top of the sheet, the map shows the division of the country between the tribes of Israel according to Jos...

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Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basel, 1544

 

Tabula Asiae III [Black & Caspian Sea Region]

Attractive woodblock Ptolemaic map, depicting Armenia and in the Right part of the Caspian Sea with Noes Arch, believed to have come to rest in a mountain in Armenia acco...

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Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basel, Heinrich Petri, 1545

 

Tabula Indiae X. (part of India and the Indian Ocean)

Double-page woodcut Ptolemaic-style map by Sebastian Münster figuring part of India and the Indian Ocean, published in the edition of Strabo by Henri Petri in 1571."...

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Publisher: STRABO / MUNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, Henri Petri, 1571

 

Novae Urbis Hierosolymitanae topographica delineatio . . .

A very rare plan of modern Jerusalem oriented to the east, according to a note on the map the map was drawn after a map by Peter Laicstain. A lettered key to the right.Up...

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Publisher: DE JODE, G.
Date: Antwerp, 1571

 

Die Länder Asie nach ihrer gelegenheit biß in India...

One of the earliest maps of the whole continent of Asia, published in Sebastian Münster’s "Cosmographia." The Pacific Ocean shows an archipelago of 7448 is...

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$550 / ≈ €523

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Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, c1574

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Damascus, Urbs Nobilissima ad Libanum Montem, Totius Syriae Metropolis.

One of the finest and the earliest printed views of Damascus, Syria. Damascus was settled around 5000 BC and considered as the cradle of civilization.The view comes from ...

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$550 / ≈ €523

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Publisher: BRAUN, G. & HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne, 1575

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Calechut Celeberrimum Indiae Emporium [on sheet with] Ormus [and] Canonor [and] S. Georgii Oppidum Mina.

Four very desirable and early town-plans of Kozhikode, Hormuz, Kannur and Almina. "KOZHIKODE (CALICUT) : "The city is viewed from the sea, just as it would hav...

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Publisher: BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne, (1572) 1577

 

Jerusalem.

On verso an early representation of Jerusalem (102x79mm) and underneath a temple and a church.From a German text edition of his Cosmographia , that great compendium of Re...

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Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, 1550-1580

 

Natoliae.. Aegypti recentior.. Carthaginis ( 3 maps on 1 sheet)

Three maps on one sheet. Map to the left east to the top. Detailed map Turkey, including Cyprus and Crete. Also map of the Nile delta and another map of Tunis. From "...

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Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1587

 

Delineatio Regiae Civitatis Candy. (Plan of the city Kandy in Ceylon.)

Uncommon early view of the city of Kandy, in the center of Ceylon –now Sri Lanka-, shown from above, intricately engraved; it shows a fortification at the center of the...

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Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1607

 

Chinae, olim Sinarum regionis. . .

The first printed map of China. It is signed by Ludovico Georgio, whose real name was Luis Jorge de Barbuda. He was a Portuguese Jesuit cartographer and besides that a sp...

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Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1608

 

Plan of Banta [together with] and Bantem Bay.

1. Clear view of the city of Banta. The Houtman ships finally arrived at Banten, a northwestern port in Java. Houtman was introduced to the Sultan of Banten, who promptly...

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Publisher: PONTANUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1611

 

Banten on Banten Bay, and a sea battle with the Portuguese at the Bay (3 leaves).

Plan of Banten and Bantam Bay in Banten province, on the northwest tip of Java, Indonesia. Includes the bay, ships, and boats. Also includes surroundings. The text in the...

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Publisher: PONTANUS, J.A.
Date: Amsterdam, 1611

 

Tartariae sive Magni Chami Imperium.

This is a very early depiction of the northern Pacific, with the first mapping of Northwest Coast of America and probably the first map to name California 'C. Califormio...

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$100 / ≈ €95

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Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, c. 1608-1612

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Turicum imperium.

FIRST IMPRINT FROM THE NEWLY ENGRAVED PLATES IN 1616. - A rare miniature map of the Ottoman empire with Turkey and the Arabian Peninsular. Title cartouche on the lower le...

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Publisher: BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II
Date: Amsterdam, J. Hondius, 1616

 

Arabia.

FIRST IMPRINT FROM THE NEWLY ENGRAVED PLATES IN 1616. - A rare miniature map of the Arabian Peninsular. Title cartouche on the lower left corner.First published in 1598 i...

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Publisher: BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II
Date: Amsterdam, J. Hondius, 1616

 

India Orientalis.

FIRST IMPRINT FROM THE NEWLY ENGRAVED PLATES IN 1616. - A rare miniature map of the East Indies.First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by...

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Publisher: BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II
Date: Amsterdam, J. Hondius, 1616

 

Malacca.

FIRST IMPRINT FROM THE NEWLY ENGRAVED PLATES IN 1616. - A rare miniature map of Malacca, Borneo, part of Sumatra . Latin text on verso.First published in 1598 in his Caer...

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Publisher: BERTIUS, P. / HONDIUS, J. II
Date: Amsterdam, J. Hondius, 1616

 

[The Dutch reach Annabon.]

Eight days after leaving the mainland, the Dutch arrived at one of the Annabon islands (Pagalu), where they asked the Portuguese and Moors, who were occupying the island,...

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Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

[Borneo Insula.]

Important map of Bornea based on a map by Olivier van Noort (1558-1627), who on his turn mostly adapted information from earlier maps such as those by Langenes and van Li...

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Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

[Islands of Macian and Bacian.]

This shows the features of the islands Macian and Bacian. ‘A’ is the Isle of Macian, with its angle towards noon from the Equator, being 8 minutes from midnight, ‘B...

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Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

[Islands of Amboina and Nera.]

On the island of Amboina, the Dutch have a royal castle with a strong fortress. ‘E’ marks some homes of the inhabitants, ‘F’ shows the island itself, along with i...

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Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

Turcicum Imperium.

Early map of Turkey, the Arabian peninsula and eastern part of the Mediterranean.From the English edition of Mercator's Atlas Minor. This edition 1635. English text on ve...

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Publisher: MERCATOR, G . / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1635

 

Romani Imperii Oriens est Descriptio Geographica. . .

A fine map of the Near East. The map was first published by Tavernier and later by Mariette. This edition is dated 1637 with the address of Pierre Mariette at rue S. Jacq...

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Publisher: SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, P.
Date: Paris, after 1637

 

De Heylige en Wytvermaerde Stadt Ierusalem Eerst Genaemt Salem

This detailed bird's-eye plan was one of the most popular plans of Jerusalem during the seventeenth century. A highly detailed view of the city walls and streets, with...

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Publisher: DANCKERTS, D.
Date: Amsterdam, 1646

 

Description de l'Empire du Sophi des Perses tiree en partie de l'Arabe de Nubie, et en partie de plusieurs et diverses Relations.

Map of the empire of Persia is shown to extent from Baghdad, almost to the present-day borders of India. Including part of Saudi Arabia and Oman.

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Publisher: SANSON, N.
Date: Paris, 1650

 

Asia noviter delineata..

From 1633 the members of the Blaeu family were official cartographers to the United East India Company and, as such, had access to the most up-to-date cartographic inform...

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Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1650

 

Insula Borneo et occidentalis pars Celebis cum adjacentibus insulis

Folio format map of the island of Borneo (Kalimantan) in Indonesia (with parts belonging to Malaysia and Brunei). North is on the right.This is the first large format map...

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$325 / ≈ €309

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Publisher: Janssonius, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1659

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Sumatrae et insularum locorumque nonnullorum circumiacentium tabula nova.

Very rare early (1659) version of this large folio sized map of Sumatra and the tip of the Malaysian Peninsula by Janssonius. The 1700 Valk/Schenk edition is more availab...

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Publisher: Janssonius, J.
Date: 1659

 

Geographische Beschryvinghe van de wandeling der apostelen ende De Reysen Pauli. . .

In upper and lower part 9 vignettes showing scenes from Paul's wanderings.

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$325 / ≈ €309

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Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Date: Amsterdam, 1660

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A newe mape of Tartary.

One of the most decorative maps of Tartary, known for its figured borders with costume figures, while above are vignettes of the cities of Astrakhan, Samarkand and Cambal...

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Publisher: SPEED, J. / BASSETT, J.
Date: London, Bassett & Chiswell, 1627-1676

 

Ierusalem

Impressive very large panoramic view of the city of Jerusalem, based on the work of Wenceslas Hollar, shows a panorama of ancient Jerusalem as viewed from the east. The m...

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$650 / ≈ €618

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Publisher: Dapper, O. / Van Meurs, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1677

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Turcicum Imperium.

Detailed map of the Turkish Empire by Holland's leading mapmaker at the end of the seventeenth century. The cartouche shows an Ottoman administrator or possibly the Sulta...

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Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Date: Amsterdam, 1680

 

Constantinopolitanae urbis effigies ad vivum expressa.

Extremely rare panoramic view of Istanbul published by Jacob Koppmayr. With a numbered key (1-29) to principal places in town. Jacob Koppmayr was a printer and publisher ...

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$450 / ≈ €428

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Publisher: KOPPMAYR, J.
Date: Augsburg, 1689

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Die Grosse Tartari.

Rare map showing Siberia, Korea with part of the Caspian Sea to the West, as well as India and North Russia. The title in an oval cartouche in upper right cornerThe map r...

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$500 / ≈ €475

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Publisher: KOPPMAYER, J.
Date: Augsburg, 1689

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Fanar nel Arcipelago. (Phanar)

Magnificent bird's eye-town-view of Fanar or Phanar, a neighborhood midway up the Golden Horn, within the district of Fatih in Istanbul. Engraved by Lucas Vostermans II, ...

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Publisher: PEETERS, J. / VOSTERMANS II, L.
Date: Antwerp, c.1690