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Bordone


Isolario di Benedetto Bordone..


Isolario di Benedetto Bordone..                

de tutte lIsole del mondo...

Venice, Aristotele (=Zoppino) , 1534

(Shirley 59; Ginsberg, Scandinavia, map 7; Burden, map 8: Suarez, Shedding the veil, pp 66/67; Harrisse Vetustissima no. 187

In folio, XIX quarter vellum

10 nn leaves; 74 folios

Title in engraved scrolls printed in red and black

Second edition of this important atlas, published in June 1534.The atlas includes the first edition of the oldest known report on Pizarros conquest of Peru and his victory over the Incas on March 15, 1533.


The modern ...

Bordone
Bordone
€ 20000
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Ramusio G.B.


Delle navigationi et viaggi...    


Venice, Giunti. 1613; 1583; 1606

(Adams: R136; R139; R140; European Americana 1563/22; 1583/59; Church 99, for different editions; Sabin 67735; 67738 & 67742)

In folio, 3 Vols, uniformly rebound in the XVIII century in full calf.

Spine with raised bands and gilt title & decoration. Edges gilt.

4 nn lvs; 34 and 394 numbered leaves: three copper plate engraved maps; 18 numbered leaves; 10 nn lvs; 256 and 90 numbered leaves

6 nn lvs; 36 and 430 numbered leaves: 6 folding woodcut maps

In all three volumes together there are 53 woodcuts in the text

Condition: Rebound & cut in the XIX century. Margins still wide. Spine ...

Ramusio G.B.
Ramusio G.B.
Ramusio G.B.
€ 38000
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Ottens, J.


Composite atlas (no title)

Amstelaiedami apud Reinervm et Iosvam Ottens

 

 

1730 or shortly afterwards (no date)

Koeman Ott(ens) 1; Cf. Philips 522

 

Engraved title page, 119 double-page engraved maps of which 14 folded and 6 double-page engravings, all except one coloured in a fine contemporary hand. Special items are:

Leo Hollandicus, Comitatus Hollandiae Denua Formâ Leonis, published by Claas Janszoon Visscher and dated "1648" in the plate

...Nieuwe Kaart van Gooilandt.., Gerrit Post published by R. & J. Ottens, 51x83 cm ca. 1725

Large folio 53,5 x 33 cm, recent binding, made to style.

 

Rare early 18th-century Dutch composite atlas consisting of maps of Africa (3), Asia (4), ...

Ottens, J.
Ottens, J.
Ottens, J.
€ 95000
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le Rouge


Atlas nouveau portatif a l usage de....


Paris 1756

Small in quarto; contemporary calf

Spine comparted; title and gilt on the spine.

Contemporary fly leaves

Condition : modest waterstain to the first half of the text leaves. Maps clean. Oveall in fine, original, unmanipulated condition

Engraved, double page title page

Letter title page

3 lvs : General presentation

36 pages : Introduction into geography

91 double page maps in contemporary outline color

1 leaf: Register of the maps


le Rouge
le Rouge
le Rouge
€ 2800
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Jefferys Th.


The West-Indian atlas


London, Sayer & Bennet 1775

Sabin 35970;

Grand folio (56x42 cm).

Modern half Morocco

Engraved title page

2 nn lvs; 27 pp;

39 charts, 36 of them double page all in later colour.

The maps measure c 50x63 cm each.

Rare first edition of this detailed, maritime atlas of the Caribbean.


Thomas Jefferys was an outstanding cartographer and publisher...the finest maps of the time of North America and the West Indies For that reason his North American Pilot; West India Atlas and American Atlas went through many re-issues by Sayer and Bennet and Laurie and Whittle. Ours, the very first edition of the West Indian (maritime) Atlas, is rare. ...

Jefferys Th.
€ 60000
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Buchon, Jean


Atlas geographique, statistique...

des deux Ameriques


Paris, Carez. 1825

(Phillips 1167)

Atlas in Gran Folio (55,5x39 cm)

Uncut copy with 51 handcoloured maps and 2 printed tables

Condition: excellent


French and updated edition of the Carey and Lea atlas of the Americas of 1822. It has the 28 States of the United States of the time. This edition of the atlas is of special interest because it captures the South American revolutions. Apart of describing history of the countries concerned to the end in 1824 it includes the brand new constitutions of Haiti (1806); Colombia (1821) and Mexico dated October 4, 1824.

Important maps are:

...

Buchon, Jean
Buchon, Jean
Buchon, Jean
€ 5200
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