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Connecticut and Parts adjacent at Amsterdam. .

A nice example of this early map of the state of Connecticut with part of Rhode Island to the east, Long Island to the south, and New York to the east. Rivers, roads, t...

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$15250 / ≈ €14492

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Publisher: COVENS / MORTIER jr.
Date: Amsterdam, 1780

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[Complete map of ancient and modern geography of China]

A variant of a so-called "Complete map of ancient and modern geography of China.". The map shows Korea in the east to Central Asia in the west, and from Heilong...

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$15000 / ≈ €14254
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Publisher: LIU, Mingjie
Date: China, ca. 1888

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Strabonis nobilissimi et doctissimi philosophi ac geographi Rervm geographicarum commentarij libris XVII contenti, Latini facti Gvilielmo Xylandro Augustano interprete. . .

A few marginal annotations (pp. 109-111), in a 19th c. hand. Latin translation with a commentary by Wilhelm Holtzmann, also called Guglielmus Xylander. (1532-1576), libra...

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$7700 / ≈ €7317

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

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Typus Orbis Terrarum.

Ortelius' third and last world map is dated 1587 under the author's signature. From the rare Italian text edition. The earlier border of clouds has been replaced by a mor...

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$4250 / ≈ €4039

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

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[Toscana / Tuscany] En, candidi lectores, elegantioris Italiae partis, Tusciae scilicet, topographiam. aenis nris formis excussam in hac Tabella vobis denuo damus. . .

A rare map of Tuscany, including the islands of Elba, Giglio, Giannutri and part of Corsica, and covering the whole of Tuscany, part of Liguria, Lombardy, Emilia, Umbria,...

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$3100 / ≈ €2946

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Publisher: BELLARMATO, G. / SALAMANCA, A.
Date: Rome, ca 1557

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Urbium Londini et West-Monasterii nec non Surburbii Southwark Accurata Ichnographia ,., Neuester Grundris der Staedte London und West-Munster, Samt der Vorstadt Southwark ,.,

Detailed plan of London, extending from Grosvenor Square in the west to Mile End to the east, To the right inset views of St, James's Square, and Custom House, elevations...

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$2600 / ≈ €2471

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Publisher: HOMANN, J,B.
Date: Nuremberg, 1736

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Nova et recens emendata totius Regni Ungariae una cum adiacentibus et finitimis regionisbus delineatio.

Engraved map by Jan van Deutecum, here the very rare first edition published by Cornelis Nicola in Asterdam in 1596. In very attractive original coloring.A re-issued was ...

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$2100 / ≈ €1996

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Publisher: DOETECUM, J. van.
Date: Amsterdam, Cornelius Nicol, 1596

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Atlas nouveau portatif à l'usage des militaires et du voyageur.

>Charming atlas with an engraved title, and 91 numbered and engraved double-page maps in orginal out line colors. The atlas starts by 36 pages text entitled 'Introduct...

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$2100 / ≈ €1996

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Publisher: LE ROUGE (Georges-Louis).
Date: Paris, Le Rouge, Prault, Veuve Robinot, Briasson, 1756

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Tabula Anemographica seu Pyxis Nautica.

Impressive compass rose with a fleur de lis at the center and 32 wind directions flowing from it identified in six languages, Greek, Latin, French, Dutch, Italian, and Sp...

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$2000 / ≈ €1901

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Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1650

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Africa ex magnae Orbis Terrae Descriptione.

Very rare separately published "Lafreri" map of Africa. The title in typical Italian scrollwork surmounted by two Cupids in the lower Atlantic. A dedication to ...

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$2000 / ≈ €1901

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Publisher: MAZZA, Giovanni Battista / RASCIOTTI, Donato.
Date: Venice, ca. 1590

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Europa Prima Nova Tabula

Very rare issue of one of the earliest printed maps of the European continent oriented to the south. Shows the continent from Constantinople and Greece to the east and Sp...

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$1800 / ≈ €1711

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Publisher: MUNSTER, S.
Date: Basel, 1552

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Carte du Mexique et des Pays Limitrophes situés au Nord et a l'Est Dressée d'apres la Grande Carte de la Nouvelle Espagne de Mr. A. de Humboldt et d'autres . . .

Significant map of Mexico and most of the United States, up the California coast as far as Cape San Sebastian (above Mendocino), and across to New York, with fairly good ...

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$1550 / ≈ €1473

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Publisher: HUMBOLDT, A.
Date: Paris, F. Schoell, 1811

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Mer de Chine - Detroit De Singapour Partie Comprise Entre Singaour et Le Dett. De Malacca d'apres les travaux du Commr. J.W. Reed de la Marine Royale d'Angleterr, executes de 1865 a 1869 et les documents Hollandais . . . 1871

A detailed chart of Singapore Strait, drawn from an English Chart by J.W. Reed, who surveyed Singapore and environs between 1865 and 1869, aboard the H.M.S. Rifleman.The ...

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$1550 / ≈ €1473

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Publisher: HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE OF THE ADMIRALTY.
Date: London, 1871

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Florentia Pulcherrima et Ruriae Civitas.

Detailed bird's-eye view of the town of Florence in Tuscany region, first published in Frederick de Wit's rare town book. With two keys 1-17 and 1-228 to important spots ...

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$1500 / ≈ €1425

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Publisher: DE WIT, F / VAN DER AA, P.
Date: Amsterdam, Leiden, 1697 / 1729

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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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Page from a psalter.

Leaf from a 13th century Flemish psalter, on vellum, 12 lines of text in Latin, written in black ink.ON RECTO: Beautiful large historiated miniature of a mourning service...

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$1150 / ≈ €1093

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Publisher: ANONYMOUS.
Date: Flanders ca 1300

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Amerique Septentrionalis Carte d'un tres grand Pays . . .

A beautiful general map that attempts to place in perspective Hennepin's important mapping of the Great Lakes and Mississippi River. The Hennepin delineation's of Lake Su...

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$1100 / ≈ €1045

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Publisher: HENNEPIN, L.
Date: Leiden, P. van der AA, 1704

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Map of the city of Sydney. New South Wales.

Early street plan of the city of Sydney, showing parishes, municipalities, buildings, public parks and recreation reserves. Lithographed and published by the dept of Land...

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$1100 / ≈ €1045

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Publisher: DEPT OF LANDS
Date: Sydney, 1895

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Nova Franconiae Descriptio.

In 1626 Abraham Goos engraved a single-sheet "carte à figures"- map of Franconia with decorative borders for Joannes Janssonius. In the center part of the top ...

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$1000 / ≈ €950

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Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1626

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Le Cours du Danube depuis sa Source jusqu'a ses Embouchures Dresse sur les Memoires les plus Nouveaux du P. Coronelli et Autres.

Prepared by Nicolas Sanson after V.Coronelli. Large title cartouche lower left with dedication to M.Dauphin.Covers the length of the Danube from its source -west of Ulm t...

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$1000 / ≈ €950

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Publisher: COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.
Date: Amsterdam, 1710

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Hamburg.

A spectacular panoramic view of Hamburg, with legends numbered 1-19 and A-Z in German. With the title in a banderol.After a design by Friedrich Bernhard Werner (1690-1776...

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$1000 / ≈ €950

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Publisher: WOLFF, J. heirs / WERNER, F. B.
Date: Augsburg, 1729

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Sexta Etas Mudi. - Data est mihi potestas in celo et in terra: Salvator:

A very fine presentation of Jesus Christ surrounded by the Twelve Apostles. Each of the evangelists being represented by his symbol in the corners.Page from the richest i...

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$1000 / ≈ €950

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

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Regiones Sub Polo Arctico.

One of the many cases of duplication by the firms of Blaeu and Hondius/Jansson. In this case, Blaeu has copied Janssonius's map of 1637. It depicts rhumb lines radiating ...

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$830 / ≈ €789

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Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1640

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[Set of 3 maps] Exactissima Tabula qua tam Danubii Fluvii pars superior; media; inferior.

SET OF 3 MAPS depicting the whole course of the Danube river, from its springs to its mouth. Very rare to be found the three together in such a nice preservation state.Ni...

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$800 / ≈ €760

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Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Date: Amsterdam, 1690

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Mer de Chine - Carte des Iles et Détroits entre Singapoure et le Détroit de Banca. Dréssée d'après le stravaux Anglais et Hollandais plus récents, par Mr. L. Manen . . . 1866

A nautical chart of Singapore and neighboring islands. The first edition of the chart was published in 1866 from French and English sources, this is the corrected version...

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$800 / ≈ €760

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Publisher: DEPOT DES CARTES ET PLANS DE LA MARINE
Date: London, 1866-1871

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Heidelberg.

A spectacular panoramic view of Heidelberg, with legends numbered from 1-72 in German. With the title in a banderol.After a design by Friedrich Bernhard Werner (1690-1776...

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$800 / ≈ €760

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Publisher: WOLFF, J. heirs / WERNER, F. B.
Date: Augsburg, 1729

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Lindau im Boden = See.

A spectacular panoramic view of Lindau on Lake Constance (or Bodensee) in Bavaria, with legends numbered 1-20 in German. With the title in a banderol. In the center its o...

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$800 / ≈ €760

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Publisher: WOLFF, J. heirs / WERNER, F. B.
Date: Augsburg, 1729

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Mappa Monde ou description du globe terrestre . . .

Double hemisphere world map. California is not an island anymore, but a large Mer de l'Ouest is shown. Delineation between New Holland (Australia) and New Guinea is not y...

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$750 / ≈ €713

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Publisher: SANTINI, P. / REMONDINI, M.
Date: Venice, 1776 - 1784

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Turcicum Imperium ..

Uncommon issue. A very handsome map with a particularly fine cartouche showing the Turkish Sultan on his throne. The geography is reasonably accurate for the time with ma...

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$750 / ≈ €713

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Publisher: ALLARD, C.
Date: Amsterdam, 1705

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Bamberg in Francken.

A spectacular panoramic view of Bamberg, with legends numbered from 1-24 in German. With the title in a banderol.After a design by Friedrich Bernhard Werner (1690-1776) w...

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$750 / ≈ €713

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Publisher: WOLFF, J. heirs / WERNER, F. B.
Date: Augsburg, 1729

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Mappe-Monde dressée sur les observations de M.rs. De L'Academie Royale des Sciences ..

Scarce and early state of the world map published c. 1707, by Delisles with the imprint "Chez l’Auteur sur le Quai de l’Horloge a la Couronne de Diamans, 1700&qu...

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$700 / ≈ €665

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Publisher: DE L'ISLE, G.
Date: Paris, 1707

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Nova Hispaniae, Chili, Peruviae, et Guatimalae Littorae..

A superbly decorative chart, oriented with north to the left of the sheet, covering the coasts of Central America, Peru, Chile, Jamaica and part of Cuba and Porto Rico. S...

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$600 / ≈ €570

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Publisher: DE WIT, F
Date: Amsterdam, 1660

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China Southeast Coast.

A very large US Army and Naval map of the south east coast of China, published during the second world war. Map extent is from Kweichow Province in the west, to Kwangsi P...

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$600 / ≈ €570

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Publisher: U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE.
Date: [New York], 1944

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Carte D'Amerique divisée en ses principaux Pays Dressée sur les Mémoires les plus recents, et sur differents Voyages et assujettie aux Observations Astronomiques de Mrs. de l'Academie Royal des Sciences Par Mr. l'Abbe Clouet . . . 1774.

The rare 1774 edition of this fine map of the western hemisphere published by Clouet in Rouen. A later edition with the date 1787 also exists. With inset map "Carte ...

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$600 / ≈ €570

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Publisher: CLOUET, L'Abbé.
Date: Paris, 1774

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Novissima et Perfectissima Africae Descriptio…

Attractive and very detailed map of the Africa, derived from Frederick de Wit’s map. The decorative cartouche includes Moorish traders, Black Africans, a child riding a...

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$600 / ≈ €570

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Publisher: DANCKERTS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1690

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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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Ingermanlandiae seu Ingriae. . .

Detailed map centered on St.Petersburg. With imposing title cartouche and panoramic town-view of St.Petersburg. The map was drawn shortly after the conclusion of the Grea...

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$500 / ≈ €475

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Publisher: HOMANN HEIRS.
Date: Nurenberg, 1780

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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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$500 / ≈ €475

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

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Un Passaggio per Terra a California Scoperto dal P. Eusebio Francesco Kino Gesuita Fragli Anni 1698 et 1701.

The rare Italian edition of Father Eusebio Francisco Kino's seminal map, which definitively ended the myth of California as an Island, which appeared in Saggio delle tran...

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$500 / ≈ €475

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Publisher: KINO, E.F.
Date: Napples, 1731

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Insulae Palaos seu Novae Philippinae 87 Alias Archipelagus S. Lazari ven Carolinae . . .

Map of Philippine archipelago. Stöcklein's work is a compound of letters of the Jesuit missionaries from all over the world and here particularly the ones stationed at t...

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$500 / ≈ €475

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Publisher: STOCKLEIN, J.
Date: Augsburg, 1726

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