Unrecorded wall map of the World from the Golden Age of Dutch Cartography
Unrecorded wall map of the World from the Golden Age of Dutch Cartography
TITLE Orbis Terrarum Nova et Accurata Tabula [Wall map of the World]
AUTHOR De Wit, Frederick; Valk, Gerard
PUBLICATION DATE c.1690
PRICE $180000
First edition of this important work on Java, illustrated with several folding maps
First edition of this important work on Java, illustrated with several folding maps
TITLE Précis de la Campagne de Java, en 1811
AUTHOR Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Bernard de
PUBLICATION DATE 1834
PRICE $5000
Rare battle plan illustrating the ill-fated Drake expedition to Portugal
Rare battle plan illustrating the ill-fated Drake expedition to Portugal
TITLE Portugaliae Pars
AUTHOR [Drake, Francis].
PUBLICATION DATE 1600
PRICE $2500
A staggering plan of Paris, bound in contemporary calf with the arms of the Ville de Paris
A staggering plan of Paris, bound in contemporary calf with the arms of the Ville de Paris
TITLE Plan de Paris commencé l'année 1734
AUTHOR Turgot, Michel-Etienne; Bretez, Louis.
PUBLICATION DATE 1739
PRICE $24000
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
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
“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
The cession of Matavai to Capt. Wilson, the earliest settlement in the South Seas of the London Missionary Society
The cession of Matavai to Capt. Wilson, the earliest settlement in the South Seas of the London Missionary Society
TITLE The cession of the district of Matavai in the island of Otahaite to Capt. James Wilson for the use of the...
AUTHOR [Smirke, Robert, after]
PUBLICATION DATE 1803
PRICE ON REQUEST
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
A very complete copy, with a distinguished Provenance
A very complete copy, with a distinguished Provenance
TITLE Relations de divers voyages curieux, qui nont point este publiees
AUTHOR Thevenot, Melchisedec
PUBLICATION DATE 1696
PRICE $55000