Atlas


Results 1 - 3 of 3

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
€ 24000
Read more

Wytfliet


Histoire Universelle des Indes Occidentales... des Indes Orientales


Douay, Francois Fabri, 1607

Koeman mentions this edition without bibliography

Skelton in Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, I Vol V, 1964

In folio, 30x20 cm

Contemporary full calf, spine restored. Title in gilt in the spine

4 nn lvs; 136 pp; 19 double page maps ; 4 nn lvs

6 nn lvs ; 72 pp including one double page with 4 maps


Two of three books of Wyfliets atlas, the first atlas of the Americas and, since 1605, in French, an atlas of the discovery of Asia as well.

Lacks, as ...

Wytfliet
Wytfliet
Wytfliet
Wytfliet
€ 24000
Read more

Hulsius, Levinus


Achtzehenter Theil der Newen Welt...            

(Herreras atlas and description of the Americas)


Franckfurt am Mayn,

Weissen, in Verleging die Hulsischen. 1623

(Church 310; JCB I 573)

Small in quarto. Remboitage in old vellum over boards

4 nn leaves, including engraved title page;

256 pages

14 (folding) maps


First and complete translation in German of Antonio de Herreras Descripcion de las Indias, 1601, the second atlas ever to be dedicated to the Americas. This essential atlas accompanied his magnificent Historia de los Hechos de los Castellanos en las Indias Occidentales, Madrid 1601-1615. The ...

Hulsius, Levinus
Hulsius, Levinus
Hulsius, Levinus
€ 8000
Read more