One of the most important iconographic renderings of Rio de Janeiro
One of the most important iconographic renderings of Rio de Janeiro
TITLE [Panoramic view of Rio de Janiero].
AUTHOR Taunay, Felix Emile; Salathe, Frederic
PUBLICATION DATE 1834
PRICE $12000
Beautiful rendering of Bahia, engraved by Steinmann and skillfully coloured
Beautiful rendering of Bahia, engraved by Steinmann and skillfully coloured
TITLE [Panoramic view of Sao Salvador].
AUTHOR Kretschmar, Carl Eduard; Salathe, Frederic.
PUBLICATION DATE 1835
PRICE $8000
Honter’s “atlas” in contemporary hand coloring
Honter’s “atlas” in contemporary hand coloring
TITLE [Rudimentorum cosmographicorum libri III. cum tabellis geographicis].
AUTHOR Honter, J.
PUBLICATION DATE 1552
PRICE ON REQUEST
Rare sea-chart of South America
Rare sea-chart of South America
TITLE [South America] Zuyder deel van America uyt gegeven
AUTHOR Colom, Arnold
PUBLICATION DATE 1656
PRICE $7500
The first map of the Spice Islands published in the Ottoman World by Muteferrika
The first map of the Spice Islands published in the Ottoman World by Muteferrika
TITLE [Spice Islands]
AUTHOR Celebi, Katib
PUBLICATION DATE 1732
PRICE $5000
The Falklands, the first English map focused on the region, first edition
The Falklands, the first English map focused on the region, first edition
TITLE A draught of Falklands Islands
AUTHOR Bowles, Carrington
PUBLICATION DATE 1770
PRICE $2500
Arrowsmith's landmark map of Texas, Upper California and the Southwest
Arrowsmith's landmark map of Texas, Upper California and the Southwest
TITLE A New Map of Mexico and Adjacent Provinces Compiled from Original Documents
AUTHOR Arrowsmith, Aaron
PUBLICATION DATE 1810
PRICE $22500
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
Pre-dating the official relation by 9 years, the first artistic rendering of Bougainville´s expedition to the Pacific
Pre-dating the official relation by 9 years, the first artistic rendering of Bougainville´s expedition to the Pacific
TITLE Album pittoresque de la fregate la Thetis et de la Corvette l'Esperance. Collection de dessins relatifs a...
AUTHOR La Touanne, Edmond, Baron de; Bougainville, Hyacinthe Yves Philippe Potentien, Baron de
PUBLICATION DATE 1828
PRICE $16000
First edition and an attractive copy of an English 18th century pocket atlas, in its contemporary binding, with contemporary colour
First edition and an attractive copy of an English 18th century pocket atlas, in its contemporary binding, with contemporary colour
TITLE Atlas Minimus, or a New Set of Pocket Maps… of the known World… Revised, corrected and Improved by...
AUTHOR Gibson, John
PUBLICATION DATE 1758
PRICE $7500
“The most important dutch collection of travel literature published during the seventeenth century” – Lach & Van Kley
“The most important dutch collection of travel literature published during the seventeenth century” – Lach & Van Kley
TITLE Begin ende Voortgangh, van de Vereenighde Nederlantsche Geoctroyeerde Oost-Indische Compagnie
AUTHOR Commelin, Isaac
PUBLICATION DATE 1646
PRICE ON REQUEST
Remarkably early map of Brazil, in a fine example
Remarkably early map of Brazil, in a fine example
TITLE Brasilia
AUTHOR Wytfliet, Cornelis van
PUBLICATION DATE 1597
PRICE $1400