The first separate map of the Mississippi River, in its very first publication
The first separate map of the Mississippi River, in its very first publication
TITLE Carte de la decouverte faite l'an dans l'Amerique Septentrionale
AUTHOR [Thevenot, Melchisedec] [First Map of the Mississippi River].
PUBLICATION DATE 1682
PRICE $35000
Extremely rare plate showing the path of the Malaspina expedition through the Strait of Magellan
Extremely rare plate showing the path of the Malaspina expedition through the Strait of Magellan
TITLE La Corveta Atrevida entre Bancas de nieve la Noche del 28, de Enero de 1794, estando en Latitud S. 52º 13'...
AUTHOR Malaspina, Alessandro; Brambila, Fernando
PUBLICATION DATE c.1800
PRICE $2400
The Capital city of Chile by the draughtsman of the scientific Malaspina expedition
The Capital city of Chile by the draughtsman of the scientific Malaspina expedition
TITLE Vista de la Ciudad de Santiago de Chile desde la falda del Cerro de Santo Domingo
AUTHOR Malaspina, Alessandro; Brambila, Fernando
PUBLICATION DATE c.1798-1800
PRICE $2400
Remarkable description of the Chiloe Archipelago and the Spanish exploration to Tahiti
Remarkable description of the Chiloe Archipelago and the Spanish exploration to Tahiti
TITLE Descripcion historial de la provincia y archipielago de Chiloe, en el reyno de Chile [including the...
AUTHOR Gonzales de Agueros, Pedro de
PUBLICATION DATE 1791
PRICE $5500
Fine manuscript on vellum portraying the city of Valparaiso, presented as gift to Otto von Bismarck on his birthday
Fine manuscript on vellum portraying the city of Valparaiso, presented as gift to Otto von Bismarck on his birthday
TITLE Congratulatory card to Otto von Bismarck on his 80th birthday, illuminated manuscript on vellum
AUTHOR [Valparaiso; Bismark, Otto von].
PUBLICATION DATE 1895
PRICE $3000
Exceptional engraving showing the shipwreck off the coast of Alaska during the La Perouse expedition
Exceptional engraving showing the shipwreck off the coast of Alaska during the La Perouse expedition
TITLE Naufrage de MM. de Laborde sur les canots de La Peyrouse au port des François dans la Californie. Dédié...
AUTHOR La Perouse, Jean-François de Galaup, Count of; Crepin, Louis-Philippe
PUBLICATION DATE 1810
PRICE $4500
A plan of Rio de Janeiro by the Comte de Breteuil, the last prime minister of pre-revolutionary France, together with one of the earliest manuscript prospects of the city.
A plan of Rio de Janeiro by the Comte de Breteuil, the last prime minister of pre-revolutionary France, together with one of the...
TITLE Vüe de Rio de Janeiro [together with] Plan de la Baye de Rio Janeiro et de ses Deffense
AUTHOR Breteuil, Louis Charles Auguste le Tonnelier, baron de Breteuil, baron de Preuilly.
PUBLICATION DATE 1757
PRICE ON REQUEST
One of the most visually striking works on Brazil of the 19th century, illustrated by the famous artist Maurits Rugendas
One of the most visually striking works on Brazil of the 19th century, illustrated by the famous artist Maurits Rugendas
TITLE Malerische Reise in Brasilien
AUTHOR Rugendas, Maurits
PUBLICATION DATE 1835
PRICE $24000
Extremely rare Spanish edition of Ovalle´s famous map of Chile, and one of the most important ones of the 17th century
Extremely rare Spanish edition of Ovalle´s famous map of Chile, and one of the most important ones of the 17th century
TITLE Tabla Geographica del Reyno de Chile.
AUTHOR Ovalle, Alonso de
PUBLICATION DATE 1728
PRICE $6000
Original 18th century watercolour depicting Byron encounter with the mythical Giants of the Patagonia
Original 18th century watercolour depicting Byron encounter with the mythical Giants of the Patagonia
TITLE A Representation of the Interview between Commodore Byron & the Patagonians
AUTHOR [Byron] [Patagonian Giants].
PUBLICATION DATE c.1780
PRICE $5000
A fine example of two important early chronicles of discovery, illustrated with a large copy of Bellere´s map of the Americas
A fine example of two important early chronicles of discovery, illustrated with a large copy of Bellere´s map of the Americas
TITLE La Prima Parte dell'historie del Peru [together with] La Seconda Parte delle Historie Generali dell’ India.
AUTHOR Lopez de Gomara, Francisco; Cieza de Leon, Pedro
PUBLICATION DATE 1560
PRICE $
The exceedingly rare first edition, complete with the important map, first to name Louisiana
The exceedingly rare first edition, complete with the important map, first to name Louisiana
TITLE Description de la Louisiane, nouvellement decouverte au Sud-Oüest de la Nouvelle France
AUTHOR Hennepin, Louis
PUBLICATION DATE 1683
PRICE $48500