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ANONYMOUS, Page from a Psalter with historiated miniature of Christ enthroned, blessing with outstretched arms, as Salvator Mundi., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Page from a Psalter with historiated miniature of Christ enthroned, blessing with outstretched arms, as Salvator Mundi.
Flanders, ca. 1300, Pen end ink with original colours.. 95x71mm. The leaf is in good and clean condition. The borders are slightly cropped.
Leaf from a 13th.century Flemish psalter, on vellum, 12 lines of text, written in black ink.
RECTO: Beautiful large historiated miniature of Christ enthroned, blessing with outstretched arms, as "Salvator Mundi" in a capital "D"omine ne in furore tuo.........
The painting 48 x 45 mm. done in...
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(1,600 - $ 2,000)

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Condition Rating: 4
WALDSEEMULLER, M.,  Tabula Moderna Prime partis aphricae., antique map, old maps WALDSEEMULLER, M. - Tabula Moderna Prime partis aphricae.
Strassburg, 1513, In attractive strong original colours.. 415x573mm. Paper very slightly age-toned. Repair of small tear in the left margin just into the map area. Paper thinning along center fold, with repaired horizontal tear in center.
Short margins as issued, lower margin extended for protective reason.
From Martin Waldseemüller's edition of Ptolemy's Geography , often considered to be the first modern atlas. This is the first printed modern map of North and West Africa to the Bight of Benin representing the first non-European shores and hinterland to be encountered by the Portuguese and Sp... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(4,800 - $ 6,500)

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Condition Rating: 3
BOOK OF HOURS,  Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours., antique map, old maps BOOK OF HOURS - Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.
Paris, ca. 1520, In original colours.. 165x105mm. Mint. Size of vellum 165 x 105mm.
A manuscript leaf in a very good condition from a Book of Hours, written in Paris around 1520. The text is in a very regular hand in classic script in brown/black with the rubrics in red. Around the text is a cord-like decoration colored with liquid gold. The initials are in gold on a background of... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(180 - $ 250)

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BRAUN, G. & HOGENBERG, F., Traejectum [Utrecht]., antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. & HOGENBERG, F. - Traejectum [Utrecht].
Cologne, 1572, Coloured.. 330x470mm. Excellent condition.
An early plan of Utrecht depicting many structures dating back to the early Middle Ages, notably the centrally-located Dom Church, then known as the Cathedral of Saint Martin. The cathedral was built in the fourteenth century but never completed. In the 17th century the nave of the building collapse... (Go to Item Page)
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(350 - $ 500)

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Condition Rating: 3
ORTELIUS, A., Indiae Orientalis, Insularumque Adiacientium Typus. . ., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Indiae Orientalis, Insularumque Adiacientium Typus. . .
Antwerp, 1574, Coloured.. 344x499mm. In very good condition. Small tear and light creasing to top margin. Latin text on verso. Good early impression, good margins.
A finely hand coloured example of Ortelius' highly decorative map of South East Asia, Japan, and the Philippines, etc from the Latin text edition of 1574.
The map includes Beach and other information drawn from Marco Polo.
The map also includes a portion of the West Coast of North ...
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(1,800 - $ 2,250)

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BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. , Tiena, Brabantiae. [Fr. Tirlemont], antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Tiena, Brabantiae. [Fr. Tirlemont]
Cologne, 1580, Fine original colour.. 337x419mm. Lightly toned, printer’s crease, else excellent.
Fine oblique aerial plan of the central Belgium city, famed for its cloth in the Renaissance.
From the greatest publication in this genre!. The plates from Georg Braun and Frans Hogenberg's landmark Civitates Orbis Terrarum are the most valuable source for the study of Renaissance urban ...
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Estimate
(60 - $ 200)

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Sold for $ 55
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Condition Rating: 4
DE BRY, Th.,  [The Englishmen's arrival in Virginia with Roanoke Colony - Carolina Coastline]  No title., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - [The Englishmen's arrival in Virginia with Roanoke Colony - Carolina Coastline] No title.
Frankfurt, c. 1590, Uncoloured.. 155x219mm. Cut into the plate at right margin (2 or 3 mm). Title in lead pencil above the engraved sheet.
Map showing the coast of Virginia with many islands just off the mainland, two Native territories, Secotan and Weapemeoc, and the Native community of Roanoak on an island at the mouth of a river. Engraved by Theodor de Bry after a watercolor by John White.

The plate represents a the coast...
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Estimate
(240 - $ 350)

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Condition Rating: 4
PLANCIUS, Petrus.,  Insulae Moluccae celeberrimæ sunt ob Maximam aromatum copiam quam per totum terrarum orbem mittunt…, antique map, old maps PLANCIUS, Petrus. - Insulae Moluccae celeberrimæ sunt ob Maximam aromatum copiam quam per totum terrarum orbem mittunt…
Amsterdam,1592-1594, Uncoloured.. 380x540mm. In very good condition. Short left margin, as issued.
FIRST EDITION, engraved by Johannes à Doeticum c.1594. Very rare key map showing Southeast Asia with the Sunda Islands, the Moluccas, and much of the mainland coast well-delineated.
The large islands of the Philippines, such as Luzon and Minda...
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Estimate
(27,500 - $ 45,000)

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Sold for $ 75,250
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VAN LINSCHOTEN, J.H.,  Exacta & accurata.. Regionibus China, Cauchinchina, Camboja.., antique map, old maps VAN LINSCHOTEN, J.H. - Exacta & accurata.. Regionibus China, Cauchinchina, Camboja..
Amsterdam, 1595, In very attractive original colours.. 384x520mm. In very good condition, printed on thick paper. Repair of split center fold.
Very attractive original colours.
One of the earliest presentations of Korea on a map. ...the Far East and the Malay Archipelago are represented in such detail as was known only to the Portuguese at that time and had never before shown on a printed map. (Schilder) The distinctive shape of Japan here is found only on portolan... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(22,000 - $ 25,000)

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Sold for $ 22,250
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Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B.,  Insulae Philippinae [Philippines]., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. - Insulae Philippinae [Philippines].
Middelburg, 1598, Uncoloured.. 85x124mm. Very fine condition.
A miniature map of Philippines, centered on Mindanao and Luzon. Title cartouche on the upper left corner. First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers in Amsterdam, including Petrus Kaerius and Jodocus Hondius I.

The map is drawn fro...
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Estimate
(900 - $ 1,500)

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Condition Rating: 2
ORTELIUS, A., Persici sive Sophorum Regni Typus., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Persici sive Sophorum Regni Typus.
Antwerp, 1612, Original colors. 351x496mm. Early copper engraving with old colour. Some toning and staining. Margins with matt-burn. Central fold split and repaired, paper with some wear. Some green colour oxidation.
An important map of the Middle East, including Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, the Caspian Sea, and the Persian Gulf. With old original hand colouring.
Decorated with a large title cartouche and an interesting distance scale with a mythical creature. Identified as an edition from 1609 or 1612: L1...
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Estimate
(400 - $ 500)

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Sold for $ 110
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DE LAET, J., Nova Francia et Regiones Adiacentes., antique map, old maps DE LAET, J. - Nova Francia et Regiones Adiacentes.
Amsterdam, c. 1630, Uncoloured.. 290x320mm. In good condition with two repaired tears at the margin (far away from the image) and a 2cm worm track repair in the lower centrefold.
An important early map of the Maritime Provinces. Considered one of the foundation maps of Canada (Burden), this is the first printed map to show an accurate Prince Edward Island and the earliest to show a north-south orientation of Lake Champlain. The R. Saguenay is accurately depicted flowing from... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(1,500 - $ 1,600)

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Condition Rating: 4
BLAEU, W., Europa recens descripta a Guilielmo Blaeuw., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Europa recens descripta a Guilielmo Blaeuw.
Amsterdam, 1640, Contemporary coloring. 415x560mm. In good condition! Old hand colouring. Wide margins. Repair of split lower part centrefold, (4cm) into engraved area, hardly notable. Brownish paper.
Blaeu’s striking map of Europe, framed on both sides by five costumed figures. Left border: Angli, Galli, Belgi, Castiliani, Venetiani. Right border: Germani, Hungari, Bohemi, Poloni, Graeci.
Along the upper edge runs a decorative border with nine European towns in oval frames: Amsterdam, Praga...
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(2,650 - $ 3,200)

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Condition Rating: 3
SCOLARI, Stefano, La piazza di San Marco., antique map, old maps SCOLARI, Stefano - La piazza di San Marco.
Venice, circa 1640, Uncoloured.. 165x242mm. Short margins, reparations, otherwise very good condition.
Very rare view of Piazza San Marco from Stefano Scolari, circa 1640. Together with the second view offered also here appears rarely on the international market. ¤ ... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(700 - $ 900)

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Sold for $ 600
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Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W., Tabula Russiae., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Tabula Russiae.
Amsterdam, ca 1643, In attractive strong original colours.. 425x545mm. Very good condition. Lightly creased. Mildly age toned. Printed on heavy paper. Very good and dark impression. French text on verso.
A re-issue, by Willem Blaeu, of Hessel Gerritsz' rare and influential map of Russia.
This fine map was compiled from manuscripts brought back from Russia, by Isaac Massa to whom the large 17 point key inset plan of Moscow is attributed. To the right there is a small prospect view of Archangel, ...
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Estimate
(750 - $ 1,200)

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Condition Rating: 2
DUDLEY, Robert., [Title page] ARCANO DEL MARE, antique map, old maps DUDLEY, Robert. - [Title page] ARCANO DEL MARE
Florence, 1661, Uncoloured. 520x380mm. In very good condition. Size of sheet : 520 x 380mm.
Decorative folio title page from Robert Dudley's "Dell’arcano del mare, an encyclopedic work on navigation with an atlas of maps drawn on the Mercator projection. With the manuscript owner's title 'Del Marchese degli Albizi'.
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(90 - $ 110)

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BURE, A. / BLAEU, J., Nordlandiae et Quibies Gestricia et Helsingicae Regiones., antique map, old maps BURE, A. / BLAEU, J. - Nordlandiae et Quibies Gestricia et Helsingicae Regiones.
Amsterdam, 1662, In original colouring.. 415x480mm. In very fine condition with centerfold as issued.
A fine antique map of Sweden or Norrland, with two originally coloured cartouches, a figured title cartouche and a heraldic cartouche, with a total of six coats-of-arms including Helsingia, Medelpadia, Angermannia, Bothnia, Iemptia and Gestriciae.
Highlighted in gilt.

From: Atlas...
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Estimate
(575 - $ 700)

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THEUNISZ,J. / LOOTSMAN, Caarte van Finmarcken van 't Eylandt Sanien tot Noordkyn..., antique map, old maps THEUNISZ,J. / LOOTSMAN - Caarte van Finmarcken van 't Eylandt Sanien tot Noordkyn...
Amsterdam, 1666, Coloured.. 438x525mm. Foxing, cut at the neat line in the lower part and small area missing. A few repaired marginal tears. Stained and age toned.
Uncommon chart depicting the coast of Finnmark, in Norway.
A decorative title cartouche, rhumb lines, three vessels and two compass roses.
Published 1666 by J. Theunisz and Lootsman. ¤ ...
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(400 - $ 500)

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Condition Rating: 5
THEUNISZ,J. / LOOTSMAN, Caerte van Noorwegen vande hoeck van Horrel tot aen Momendael, waer in begrepen wert het Liet van Dronten., antique map, old maps THEUNISZ,J. / LOOTSMAN - Caerte van Noorwegen vande hoeck van Horrel tot aen Momendael, waer in begrepen wert het Liet van Dronten.
Amsterdam, 1680, Coloured.. 425x540mm. With foxing and age toning. Margins frayed and with some tears, marginal tears repaired and paper of some marginal corners missing.
Rare sea Chart, shows part of the Norwegian cost, from Horrel to Trondheim. Nice original colors. ¤... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(400 - $ 500)

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Condition Rating: 5
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Isole Dell' Indie, diuise in Filippine, Molucche, e della Sonda . . ., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Isole Dell' Indie, diuise in Filippine, Molucche, e della Sonda . . .
Venice, 1698, Uncoloured.. 451x605mm. Very fine condition. Blank verso.
A beautiful and flamboyantly engraved large-scale map of the East Indies, including the Malay Peninsula, Cambodia, the Philippines and all of Indonesia and the Spice Islands, with part of the north coast of Australia. Hainan is next to the Philippines, and the Philippines are very close to Celebes.<... (Go to Item Page)
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(1,750 - $ 2,200)

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SANSON d'Abbeville, Nicolas (Father and son).,  Description de tout l'univers, en plusieurs Cartes, et en divers Traittez de Géographie et d'Histoire…, antique map, old maps SANSON d'Abbeville, Nicolas (Father and son). - Description de tout l'univers, en plusieurs Cartes, et en divers Traittez de Géographie et d'Histoire…
Amsterdam, Van Ravestein, 1699, Uncoloured.. 234x180mm. 4 parts in one volume in-4, contemp. brown calf, gilded coat of arms on front and back, 4 weapons at the corners. Spine adorned with repeated pieces of arms, spine separating. Wear to binding at spine and corners, internally very clean.
Repair of tear in title page map of England. Illustrated with 73 double page maps.
Very rare edition of this popular atlas by Nicolas Sanson, published by Arnout van Ravestein, in Amsterdam, in ... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(2,750 - $ 3,000)

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Condition Rating: 2
SCHENK, P.,  Frederico Augusto .. Polon. Lithuan. Borus. Pomer. Regi.., antique map, old maps SCHENK, P. - Frederico Augusto .. Polon. Lithuan. Borus. Pomer. Regi..
Amsterdam, 1700, In attractive strong original colours.. 483x580mm. Some discolouration to centrefold, small hole in middle of map (ca. 1 cm) a little paper creasing, but generally in good condition.
A decorative map and rare map of the Kingdom of Poland, which in the early eighteenth century included much of Ukraine, White Russia, and the Baltic States. There is an inset map of the Electorate of Saxony. With a beautiful, lavish title-piece and decorative other embellishments. With privilege in ... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(1,200 - $ 1,750)

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SCHENK, P., VENETIE, GELEGEN IN DE HADRIATISCHE ZEE IN VERSCHEIDE EILANDEN AFGEDEELT , antique map, old maps SCHENK, P. - VENETIE, GELEGEN IN DE HADRIATISCHE ZEE IN VERSCHEIDE EILANDEN AFGEDEELT
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 262x210mm. Some light discolouration due to former framing.
Rare view of Venice by Pieter Schenk. ¤... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(600 - $ 750)

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Sold for $ 510
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Condition Rating: 4
DE LETH, A. & H. , Carte Nouvelle de la Mer du Sud., antique map, old maps DE LETH, A. & H. - Carte Nouvelle de la Mer du Sud.
Amsterdam, 1730, Original colours.. 600x940mm. Margins extended. Some reinforcements at the back.
Large and spectacular map on 2 joined sheets, title, most cartouches and place names in French, one cartouche in Latin and one in Dutch. The engraved vignettes include: a large view of the Cape of Good Hope set within an elaborate border decorated with monkeys and big cats; a plan of Mexico City sur... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(9,000 - $ 10,000)

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Sold for $ 7,600
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Condition Rating: 3
WEIGEL, J. C. , Typus Orbis Terrarum., antique map, old maps WEIGEL, J. C. - Typus Orbis Terrarum.
Nürnberg, 1745, Contemporary coloring. 130x205mm. In very good condition! Middle fold as published. Wide margins.
A decorative and rare World map published by Adam Friedrich Zurner in Nuremberg. California is shown as an island with a narrowing, irregular northern coast, substantial portions of a conjectural Antarctica, much of Australia and Terra Iesso, a continuous landmass extending from Japan to California,... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(300 - $ 375)

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Condition Rating: 2
MOITHEY, M.A.,  Carte Nouvelle des Posséssions Angloises en Amérique. . ., antique map, old maps MOITHEY, M.A. - Carte Nouvelle des Posséssions Angloises en Amérique. . .
Paris, Moithey et Crepy, 1780, In original colours.. 490x697mm. Good margins, dark impression.
Third state, of this rare and attractive map shows Eastern Canada and the American colonies. It is important as it gives a clear notion of the international intrigues and rivalries between Britain and France over their respective footholds in the New World.
During the Revolutionary years there...
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Estimate
(1,750 - $ 2,000)

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Condition Rating: 3
COMPAGNIE IMPERIALE & ROYALE,  Share of 1000  Florins to Michel de Knyff. N° 132., antique map, old maps COMPAGNIE IMPERIALE & ROYALE - Share of 1000 Florins to Michel de Knyff. N° 132.
Trieste, 1782 - 1783, Uncoloured.. 335x215mm. Size of paper sheet 335 x 215mm. Mint condition.
Share of 1000 Florins, paid in four tranches at 250 Florins of Vienna, from "Compagnie Imperiale & Royale Octroyee d'Assurance de Commerce & d'escompte." dated in manuscript, Trieste, May 1, 1783. Share made out to Michel de Knyff of Antwerp.

In their high-flying plans, the proud Habsbur...
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(1,200 - $ 1,500)

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SANTINI, P. / REMONDINI, M.,  Carte de la partie septentrionale de l'empire Otoman. contenant la Crimée, la Moldavie, la Valakie, la Bulgarie, avec la nouvelle Russie, les gouvernement d'Astracan, et de Voronez, les Tatares cosaques &c. / par le Sr. Rizzi Zannoni. 1774, antique map, old maps SANTINI, P. / REMONDINI, M. - Carte de la partie septentrionale de l'empire Otoman. contenant la Crimée, la Moldavie, la Valakie, la Bulgarie, avec la nouvelle Russie, les gouvernement d'Astracan, et de Voronez, les Tatares cosaques &c. / par le Sr. Rizzi Zannoni. 1774
Venice, 1784, In original o/l colours.. 730x1550mm. Six sheets. Water staining in outer margins. Dark impression on thick paper. If joined together 73 x 155 cm. On one of the sheets some vague remains of pencil scratching's.
A detailed six sheet map of the Northern Part of the Ottoman Empire, centered on the Black Sea including parts of Romania, Hungary, Poland and Bulgaria. Prepared by Giovanni Antonio Rizzi-Zannoni (1736-1814). Engraved by Perrier, Bourgoin and Arrivet.
The map was prepared by the Venetian carto...
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(1,400 - $ 1,750)

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MONDHARE, J.L.,  Unique world atlas by Louis Joseph Mondhare., antique map, old maps MONDHARE, J.L. - Unique world atlas by Louis Joseph Mondhare.
Paris, ca. 1785, In original o/l colours.. 650x530mm. Elephant folio. Title-page, blank table of maps, 40 maps and 13 Tables Geographiques. Modern brown calf, raised gilted spine with red morocco title label. Printed on heavy paper. The maps in original out line colours. Very good throughout.
The atlas seems to be an attempt to publish a folio world atlas, maybe on Pierre Jean’s initiative. So far, it is the only known example of a folio world atlas published by Mondhare. He used maps, title and table of Sanson/Jaillot ‘s Atlas nouveau but considerably updated the world map and the cont... (Go to Item Page)
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(12,000 - $ 15,000)

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SOULES, F.,  [untitled map showing the route of the Continental Army from Boston to Yorktown], antique map, old maps SOULES, F. - [untitled map showing the route of the Continental Army from Boston to Yorktown]
Paris, c. 1787, Original o/l colours.. 390x498mm. Engraved map on two sheets joined.
Revolutionary War Battle map covering the East Coast of America from Boston Harbor to the Pamptico River in North Carolina. Its primary purpose is to depict the route of the American and French forces under Generals Washington and Rochambeau from New England to Yorktown and back again.
There ar...
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Estimate
(800 - $ 1,000)

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ROCK, William & Henry,  ASIA. (with Australia - Cartographic playing card), antique map, old maps ROCK, William & Henry - ASIA. (with Australia - Cartographic playing card)
London, 1794, Coloured.. 97x65mm. Steel engraved playing card, overlaid in coloured stencil, blank on verso. Excellent condition.
A very rare cartographic playing card (sold as a single, individual card only) featuring an engraved map of Asia and Australia, being the ‘1 of Diamonds’, with one Diamonds stenciled over in yellow.
The background of the card features a map of Asia and Australia, labeling major centers and rive...
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(350 - $ 400)

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ENDNER, G.G.,  Charte von Indostan., antique map, old maps ENDNER, G.G. - Charte von Indostan.
Leipzig, 1800, Coloured.. 350x350mm. Dark impression. Lower part left margin, cut till neat line, as issued.
Rare map of India, with imposing title cartouche lower right. Engraved by Gustav Georg Endner (1754-1824). ¤... (Go to Item Page)
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(120 - $ 150)

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BERTUCH., La Ville du Cap de Bonne Esperance., antique map, old maps BERTUCH. - La Ville du Cap de Bonne Esperance.
Weimer, 1810, In very attractive original colours.. 152x200mm. In very good condition. Lightly age toned, some minor marks etc. Wide margins, good impression.
A very pretty and attractive view of Cape Town in South Africa, from Bertuch's Bilderbuch fur Kinder.The view is beautifully hand coloured and comes with original accompanying (French) text.
The print shows the fledgling settlement at the base of Table Mountain, ships are anchored off t...
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Estimate
(90 - $ 110)

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WILKINS, G., Third and Improved Edition of The Present State of Europe, With Maps of the Territories, as Settled by the Congress of Vienna., antique map, old maps WILKINS, G. - Third and Improved Edition of The Present State of Europe, With Maps of the Territories, as Settled by the Congress of Vienna.
Derby, ca 1818, Outline colours.. 550x767mm. Two sheets joined. A few folds and light creasing. Some faint staining. A few small holes, and a short repaired tear to one fold. Paper edges with soiling and handling wear.
A rare broadside printed on two sheets, showing the political changes of Europe between 1783 and 1818. With 14 inset maps, some with their flags. Extensive text about each region, wars and conflicts, and other important events.
Apparently there are only two other recorded examples (British Lib...
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Estimate
(700 - $ 850)

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BORGHI, A. B.,  La Svezia Norissima., antique map, old maps BORGHI, A. B. - La Svezia Norissima.
Florence, 1819, In original o/l colours.. 310x235mm. In mint condition.
A detailed map of Sweden and Norway from the rare "Geographic Atlas" by Borghi.
Abbot Bartolomeo Borghi (1750-1821), was a cartographer, engraver and publisher.
One of the most important aspects of the atlas is that it incorporated the new geo-political contours of Europe decided upon at th...
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Estimate
(50 - $ 75)

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[MILITARY]., A Map of the Seat of War in Florida 1836., antique map, old maps [MILITARY]. - A Map of the Seat of War in Florida 1836.
United States, ca 1836, Uncoloured.. 370x277mm. In good condition, map may have been cleaned. Paper is 'limp', and with original folds. Margins slim but complete.
This is the first map by Major Gen. W. Scott to highlight the progress of the Native American Seminole Wars. The map shows most of northern Florida from Charlotte Harbour in the southwest to St. Augustine in the northeast.
It locates places such as: Tampa Bay, Drums Lake, Lake George and many ...
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(110 - $ 150)

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Wm. H. ALLEN & CO., The Pathways of Empire Delineated: Map Showing The Steam Comunication And Overland Routes between England, India, China & Auastralia…, antique map, old maps Wm. H. ALLEN & CO. - The Pathways of Empire Delineated: Map Showing The Steam Comunication And Overland Routes between England, India, China & Auastralia…
London, 1856, Lithograph with delicate original hand colour. 686x1306mm. Dissected & mounted on linen as issued; faint residue of erased pencil & crayon markings, small closed tears above New Zealand and along middle of right margin, linen reinforced at a few points, a bit dusty, but overall an attractive, vibrant, very good example.
An illuminating and attractive map that illustrates one of the foundations of British imperial power--the key trade routes by both land and sea between England and its farflung areas of trade.
Appearing at the apogee of the steamship era, the map both delineates the major sea routes and identi...
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(1,750 - $ 2,000)

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 	DECAEN, J. A. / CASTRO, C., Plano General de la Ciudad de México, año de 1858., antique map, old maps DECAEN, J. A. / CASTRO, C. - Plano General de la Ciudad de México, año de 1858.
Mexico city, 1858, In original printed colours.. 315x352mm. Colour lithography on thin paper. Paper slightly browned. Good margins.
Fine plan of Mexico city in 1858. The plate has a key (A-O, 1 - 92 and I -V) to most important squares, streets and buildings. From the rare publication MEXICO Y SUS ALREDEDORES, the most elaborate and important Mexican lithographic book. A beautiful illustration by the master Mexican artist Casimir... (Go to Item Page)
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(200 - $ 300)

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JOHNSON, A.K., Alison's History of Europe., antique map, old maps JOHNSON, A.K. - Alison's History of Europe.
Edinburgh, London, 1885, In original o/l colours.. 155x207mm. 4to. Atlas with 18pp explanation and 108pp. with battle and siege plans and maps. Maps and text are generally clean and bright, a little age toned perhaps, endpapers browned, contents complete. Good margins and decent impressions.
Hinges frayed and cracking. Boards rubbed.
An atlas with frontispiece, 108 battle and siege plans and maps, with 16 pp. lithographic explanation of Military Signs and Illustrations of Modern Fortification.
Quarto size (155x207mm.) with faded maroon cloth boards and spine, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Stamped in blind. Fronti...
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(110 - $ 175)

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GOVERNMENT PRINTING Office.,  Atlas de Filipinas. Trabajados por delineantes filipinos. . ., antique map, old maps GOVERNMENT PRINTING Office. - Atlas de Filipinas. Trabajados por delineantes filipinos. . .
Washington, 1900, Original colours.. 380x332mm. Original cloth (sl. worn). With lithograph title-pages, 30 colour maps and 24 pages of index. The atlas cover is a bit worn at the edges but solid. Some of the pages are cracking near the binding. Ex Libris. Generally very good.
First separately published atlas of the Philippine Islands. These detailed maps of the Philippine Islands we... (Go to Item Page)
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(250 - $ 300)

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BARTHOLOMEW, J.,  Street Plan of the Northern & Eastern Districts of the Foreign Settlement at Shanghai., antique map, old maps BARTHOLOMEW, J. - Street Plan of the Northern & Eastern Districts of the Foreign Settlement at Shanghai.
Edinburgh, 1908, In original printed colours.. 180x540mm. Good condition.
Colour lithographed Street Plan of the North and Eastern Districts of the Foreign Settlement at Shanghai. The map was drawn at the beginning of the twentieth century.
Underneath the plan "Drawn and engraved for the Directory and Chronicle". Published by John Bartholomew & Co. in Edinburgh.
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(120 - $ 150)

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CROSBY, Arthur.,  Pictorial map of New York City. . ., antique map, old maps CROSBY, Arthur. - Pictorial map of New York City. . .
New York, 1928, Coloured.. 290x950mm. In very good condition, linen backed, was once a folding plan, all margins slim, a small diagonal crease to lower right corner. Lightly toned.
A lovely town plan of New York City, published by Arthur Crosby services, in 1928, on behalf of the Chase National Bank, which is very interesting, as the published date is the year of the great "Wall Street Crash", and the beginning of the "Great Depression".
The plan delightfully illustra...
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(300 - $ 400)

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E.H.,  Areas in Europe that nazis insist are German in population . . ., antique map, old maps E.H. - Areas in Europe that nazis insist are German in population . . .
England, c. 1938, Uncoloured.. 355x410mm. Gelatine silver print. In good condition.
A English propaganda broadsheet, showing a map of Europe. In the bottom "The black areas, indicating sections in which German is spoken, were emphasized on maps posted last week in Vienna."

Austria is shown as part of Nazi Germany, but not yet Czechoslovakia.
By 1938, Hitler felt stron...
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(220 - $ 300)

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[UNKNOWN.],  [Untitled]  Panoramic Pictorial map of the River Nile., antique map, old maps [UNKNOWN.] - [Untitled] Panoramic Pictorial map of the River Nile.
U.S.A., ca 1942, In attractive strong original colours.. 240x1240mm. Considering its size, it is in very good condition. Lightly age toned, with multiple folds, some strengthened with tape on verso. Slight wear to folds.
Margins tight. Ink stamps on verso.
An unusual large pictorial map of the River Nile, printed in English. It shows the river at the Nile Delta and the Mediterranean Sea, with pithy comments about Alexandria and Port Said. There are about 28 small box vignettes showing places of importance, or interest along the Nile. Some of them show... (Go to Item Page)
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(120 - $ 200)

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RAND MCNALLY & CO.,  The Histomap of Evolution., antique map, old maps RAND MCNALLY & CO. - The Histomap of Evolution.
Chicago, 1942, In attractive strong original colours.. 1440x530mm. The map in superb condition. Good margins, folds as issued. Great colours. Complete with slipcase and written foreword and bibliography booklet.
Slipcase showing minor wear and tear, one hole.
To make evolution more easy to understand, and facilitate a life to students - John B. Sparks, who created the Histomap of religion and Histomap of world history, also created colorful and easy to understand Histomap of evolution covering the development of the earth and mankind for ten thous... (Go to Item Page)
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(250 - $ 300)

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THOMAS, W., Cunard, Cherbourg - New York. , antique map, old maps THOMAS, W. - Cunard, Cherbourg - New York.
London, ca 1947, Printed colours.. 1080x710mm. Offset. In good condition, linen backed.
An advertising poster for Cunard cruises entitled "Cherbourg - New York - Queen Elisabeth - Queen Mary" by Walter Thomas (1894-1971), an English painter and lithographer. Poster printed in London around 1947. ¤... (Go to Item Page)
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(2,500 - $ 3,000)

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MEYERSON, L., Radio Reference Map., antique map, old maps MEYERSON, L. - Radio Reference Map.
Council Bluffs, 1947, Original Colour. 665x880mm. In fine condition with multi folds as issued. Some of the corners where folds meet have been supported with Japan Paper.
An interesting advertising map for 'WORLD RADIO LABORATORIES', “The World’s Largest Distributors of Amateur Radio transmitting Equipment”. It shows the monitoring stations throughout the U.S. It was produced by Leo Myerson of WOGFQ in 1947. ¤ ... (Go to Item Page)
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(150 - $ 180)

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ANONYMOUS,  I am proud of my profession, 1987., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - I am proud of my profession, 1987.
Russia, 1989, Printed colours.. 970x650mm. Offset. In very good condition.
USSR propaganda poster, with the slogan " I am proud of my profession".
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More about Propaganda. [+]...
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(150 - $ 175)

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LONDON ADMIRALTY.,  Philippine Islands - Luzon - west and east coast. Cabra I. to S.n Fernando P.t. Diapitan B. to S.n Miguel B. . .  (3806), antique map, old maps LONDON ADMIRALTY. - Philippine Islands - Luzon - west and east coast. Cabra I. to S.n Fernando P.t. Diapitan B. to S.n Miguel B. . . (3806)
London, 1922 / 2006, In original o/l colours.. 633x980mm. Paper slightly age toned with slight signs of use. Small tear of lower part center fold. Good condition. With corrections in red, blue and purple ink and lead pencil. Small paste on label. Size of sheet 710 x 1040 mm.
Detailed chart of Luzon Island with Manilla Bay, Cabra Island to S. Fernando Point Diapitan Bay to S. Miguel Bay.

A highly corrected version of Admiralty chart 3806 originally published 28th March 1922 under the Superintendence of Captain Fred.k C. Learmonth. Edition Date 1973 with furthe...
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(120 - $ 150)

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