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Americae Pars, Nunc Virginia Dicta, Primum ab Anglis Inventa Sumtibus Dn. Walteri Raleigh...
Theodor de Bry, Frankfurt, 1590
One of the most significant cartographical milestones on colonial North American history.'Theodor de Bry's map of Virginia, after John White, is one of the most significant cartographical...11188
Antique map of Virginia. Printed in Frankfurt by Theodor de Bry in 1590.
[Sexta Asie Tabula, Arabia Felix]
Lienhart Holle, Ulm, July 1482
One of the earliest obtainable and most desirable printed maps of Arabia. From the first Ulm edition of 1482.Probably the most beautiful map of the Arabian peninsula and the most...11477
First Edition of an important 15th Century Map of Arabia. Printed in July 1482 in Ulm by Lienhard Holle. After the Manuscript of Donnus Nicolaus Germanus.
Candia vel Creta insula posta nel mare Mediterraneo...
G. F. Camocio, Venice, 1571
A very rare, early map of Crete from Camocio's Isole Famose . Showing the island surrounded by Venetian galleys with a nice renaissance cartouche and a compass rose. This copy is printed from the...11179
Antique map of Crete. Printed in Venice by G. F. Camocio in 1571.
Die Neuwen Inseln / so hinder Hispanien gegen Orient / bey dem Landt Indie ligen
Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1540 (1574)
The first map to show the New World as an entity. Earliest appearance of Japan on a map, predating European contact. First appearance of Mare Pacificum on a map.Sebastian Munster's...11326
Coloured woodcut map of the American continent. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.
Tabula neoterica Crete sive Candie insule
Johannes Schott, Strasbourg, 1513 or 1520
The prototype map of the modern Crete from M. Waldseemuller of 1513/1520.One of the rare modern maps of the most famouse Ptolemy edition. This representation of Crete served as a...11469
Antique woodcut map of Kriti, Crete. Printed in Strasbourg by Johannes Schott in 1513 or 1520.
Irlandiae Accurata Descriptio, Auctore Baptista Boazio
J. B. Vrients, Antwerp, 1608 or 1612
Rare and incredible decorative map of Ireland with beautiful old colour. This west-oriented map rarely appears on the market, since it was bound in only a few copies of the Ortelius Atlas, while...11476
One of the most desirable map of Ireland for collectors. Based on the map of Boazio, published by J. B. Vrients in Antwerp between 1608 and 1612.
Frisiae Orientalis Descriptio
A. Ortelius, Antwerp, 1580 or 1589
Old coloured, antique map of East Frisia by Abraham Ortelius. Shows the North Sea coast of East Frisia (Ostfriesland) from Emden to the Oldenburger Land and the East Frisian Islands Borkum, Juist,...11858
Old coloured map of East Frisia, Lower Saxony. Printed in Antwerp by A. Ortelius in 1580 or 1589.
Germaniae Veteris, Typus.
A. Ortelius, Antwerp, 1603
Old coloured, antique map of Germany and the central part of Europe during the classical antiquity by Abraham Ortelius. With Germany, the Netherlands, Austria and parts of Switzerland, Poland and...11859
Old coloured map of Germany. Printed in Antwerp by A. Ortelius in 1603.
G. Mercator, Duisburg, 1595-1602
Old coloured antique map of the eastern part of South Denmark by Gerard Mercator. With Funen (Fyn) and the offshore islands Langeland and Ærø. Below a title cartouche. From the early Latin edition...11860
Old coloured map of Fyn. Printed in Duisburg by G. Mercator in 1595.
J. Hondius, Amsterdam, 1607-08
Antique Map of Jutland (Jylland) in Denmark by Gerard Mercator. Shows Midtjylland (Central Jutland) between the North Sea and Kattegat with Thisted, Aalborg, Randers, Aarhus, Horsens, Grenaa and...11861
Coloured map of Jutland (Jylland). Printed in Amsterdam by J. Hondius in 1607.
Lalandia, Falstria et Mona Insulae in Mari Balthico
Joan Blaeu, Amsterdam, 1667
Antique map of southeastern part of Denmark by J. Blaeu. Shows the islands Lolland, Falster and Møn with the southern tip of Zealand (Sjælland) in the Baltic Sea. Decorated with two beautiful...11862
Coloured map of Mon, Falster, Lolland. Printed in Amsterdam by Joan Blaeu in 1667.
J. Hondius, Amsterdam, 1613-19
Old coloured antique map of Denmark by Gerard Mercator. Shows Denmark with Holstein and Mecklenburg with Rügen in the south and south Sweden in the north. Top right a title cartouche, in the North...11863
Old coloured map of Denmark. Printed in Amsterdam by J. Hondius in 1613.