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Paz Soldan, Mariano Felipe

Paz Soldan, Mariano Felipe


Atlas geografico del Peru


Paris, Libreria del Fermin Didot. 1865

(not in Phillips but compare Phillips atlases 2769; not in Sabin but compare Sabin 59326)

Gran folio: (paper 51x41 cm); contemporary boards. Title on spine

45 (folding) maps; 27 plates & photolithographic images on 67 numbered sheets plus 6 extra numbered sheets. Includes general map of Peru and the large folding view of Arequipa.

Condition: Excellent.


This atlas is to be considered a proofprint, preceding the two first editions, printed before the government subsidy was given and the first edition was printed : one in Spanish, the other in French.

The proof edition is characterised by a rustic manner of binding, one ...

€ 15000
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De insulis nuper inventis Fernandi Cortesii


Cologne, for Birckman, August 23, 1532

(Harrisse 168; Church 63; Medina BHA: 86; Palau 63192)

In folio, XIX full black calf (30x20 cm)

Spine comparted. Title printed in gilt.

4 nn lvs, including engraved title page

30 nn lvs (carta de relacion 2)

33 nn lvs (carta de relacion 3)

1 nn leaf (Martin de Valencia, carta de Yucatan)

4 nn lvs (Two letters one by bishop Zumarraga, one by Herborn)

Numerous, often historiated, woodcut initials. This copy is fully rubricated in red by a contemporary hand.

Condition: lacks the 8 nn lvs , the text of Peter Martyrs De insulis. Minor smear and marginal ...

€ 15000
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