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Auction Description for Swann: MAPS, ATLASES, NATURAL HISTORY, EPHEMERA
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Exhibition & Sale Schedule: Sale 2352 - Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books - begins at 1:30pm in New York on Tuesday, June 3. All material in Sale 2352 on display at our premises in New York City, 104 East 25th Street, as follows: Thurs, May 29: 10am to 6pm - Fri, May 30: 10am to 6pm - Sat, May 31: Noon to 5pm - Mon, June 2: 10am to 6pm - Tues, June 3: 10am to Noon.

MAPS, ATLASES, NATURAL HISTORY, EPHEMERA

by Swann Auction Galleries

Platinum House

387 lots | 330 with images

June 3, 2014

Live Auction

104 East 25th Street

New York, NY, 10010 USA

Phone: 212.254.4710

Fax: 212 979 1017

Email: swann@swanngalleries.com

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(AFRICA.) Group of six 18th century English maps of Africa or parts thereof,

Lot 1: (AFRICA.) Group of six 18th century English maps of Africa or parts thereof,

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Description: (AFRICA.) Group of six 18th century English maps of Africa or parts thereof, the largest sheet measuring 320x400 mm. Condition noted. [London, 18th century]

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(ALASKA--BERING STRAIT.) Schraembl. Karte von Alaska, Bering-Str. * Jäck. Charte von der Nord-Westlichen Küste von America.

Lot 2: (ALASKA--BERING STRAIT.) Schraembl. Karte von Alaska, Bering-Str. * Jäck. Charte von der Nord-Westlichen Küste von America.

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Description: (ALASKA--BERING STRAIT.) Schraembl. Karte von Alaska, Bering-Str. * Jäck. Charte von der Nord-Westlichen Küste von America. Together two engraved charts of Cook's discoveries in the north Pacific and Arctic, on folio sheets; wide margins; the Schraembl with outline hand-color; the Jäck with a very few minor marginal repairs. [Vienna:] Schraembl, 1788; [Berlin: Haude & Spencer, 1788]

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ANVILLE, JEAN BAPTISTE BOURGUIGON d'. Afrique.

Lot 3: ANVILLE, JEAN BAPTISTE BOURGUIGON d'. Afrique.

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Description: TAKING MYTH OUT OF AFRICAN CARTOGRAPHY ANVILLE, JEAN BAPTISTE BOURGUIGON d'. Afrique. Large engraved map of Africa on multiple sheets joined. 1050x1040 mm, ample margins; hand-colored in outline; top margin dampstained. Paris: D'Anville, 1749

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ARROWSMITH, AARON. A Map of the United States of North America.

Lot 4: ARROWSMITH, AARON. A Map of the United States of North America.

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Description: ARROWSMITH, AARON. A Map of the United States of North America. Large engraved case map dissected and laid on two sheets of linen, each sheet 630x1450 mm; hand-colored by state; remarkably pristine, slight oxidation and fading of blue pigments; original linen backing; original marbled paper slipcase, with onlaid label of William Faden, professionally reinforced in a few places. a very nice example. London: A. Arrowsmith, 1802 [Watermarked 1811]

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ASPIN, JEHOSHAPHAT. Recent Discoveries in the Arctic Regions.

Lot 5: ASPIN, JEHOSHAPHAT. Recent Discoveries in the Arctic Regions.

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Description: ASPIN, JEHOSHAPHAT. Recent Discoveries in the Arctic Regions. Double-page engraved map of the Canadian arctic and west coast of Greenland, 400x465; hand-colored. London: J. Harris, 1827

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BAILEY, O.H.; and HAZEN, J.C. The City of New Haven, Conn. 1879.

Lot 6: BAILEY, O.H.; and HAZEN, J.C. The City of New Haven, Conn. 1879.

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Description: A LARGE, RARE VIEW OF NEW HAVEN BAILEY, O.H.; and HAZEN, J.C. The City of New Haven, Conn. 1879. Large lithographed view of New Haven, Connecticut, facing in from the harbor. 650x950 mm, wide margins; archivally backed, filled tear, extensive expert restoration in the margins but presents exceptionally well. Shows Yale College. Reps 588. sold as is./span Boston: O.H. Bailey & J.C. Hazen, 1879

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(BATTLE OF THE NILE.) Weir, James; Captain [attributed to]. The French line as they appear'd at an Anchor on the 1st of August 1798.

Lot 7: (BATTLE OF THE NILE.) Weir, James; Captain [attributed to]. The French line as they appear'd at an Anchor on the 1st of August 1798.

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Description: AN UNPARALLELED SKETCH FROM LIFE OF THE BATTLE OF THE NILE (BATTLE OF THE NILE.) Weir, James; Captain [attributed to]. The French line as they appear'd at an Anchor on the 1st of August 1798. in the Wn. branch of the Nile. Watercolor battle scene from the perspective of Admiral Nelson's squadron as it approached Napoleon's fleet in Abu Qir Bay on the afternoon of 1 August 1798; manuscript notes on verso relating the French and British orders of battle and the fates of the French ships of the line. 270x425 mm, executed in ink and watercolor on laid paper watermarked "JWhatman"; four small edge tears, one with 15x15 mm loss, minor soiling, area of loss along bottom margin. Provenance: Admiral Sir Frederick Dalrymple-Hamilton (commander of HMS Rodney at the sinking of the Bismark); his daughter; thence to the current owner. [Egypt, 1798]

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BELLIN, JACQUES NICOLAS. Carte du Golphe du Méxique.

Lot 8: BELLIN, JACQUES NICOLAS. Carte du Golphe du Méxique.

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Description: BELLIN, JACQUES NICOLAS. Carte du Golphe du Méxique. Hand-colored engraved folding map of the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean, 290x395 mm, wide margins. Paris, 1754

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BLAEU, JAN. Aethiopia Superior vel Interior.

Lot 10: BLAEU, JAN. Aethiopia Superior vel Interior.

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Description: BLAEU, JAN. Aethiopia Superior vel Interior. Double-page engraved map of central Africa. 515x615 mm, wide margins, German text on verso; light dampstaining and toning especially in lower margin. [Amsterdam, circa 1647]

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BLAEU, JAN. Brasilia.

Lot 11: BLAEU, JAN. Brasilia.

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Description: BLAEU, JAN. Brasilia. Double-page engraved map of Brazil with west at the top. 535x630 mm, wide margins, Dutch text on verso; hand-colored in outline; minor dampstain on top margin. A nice example. [Amsterdam, circa 1640]

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BLAEU, JAN. Paraguay.

Lot 12: BLAEU, JAN. Paraguay.

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Description: BLAEU, JAN. Paraguay. Double-page engraved map of a large portion of South America around the Rio de la Plata. 500x580 mm, wide margins, German text on verso; hand-colored in outline; a few light spots in bottom margin, otherwise a very nice example. Amsterdam, [circa 1640]

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BLAEU, WILLEM and JAN. Chili.

Lot 13: BLAEU, WILLEM and JAN. Chili.

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Description: BLAEU, WILLEM and JAN. Chili. Double-page engraved map of Chili with east at the top. 535x620, wide margins, Latin text on verso; old hand color in outline; hard creases in margins with remnants of brown paper mounts in four corners, toned. sold as is. Amsterdam, [circa 1630 or later]

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BLAEU, WILLEM and JAN. Guiana sive Amazonum Regio.

Lot 14: BLAEU, WILLEM and JAN. Guiana sive Amazonum Regio.

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Description: BLAEU, WILLEM and JAN. Guiana sive Amazonum Regio. Double-page engraved map of the portion of South America north of the Amazon and east of the Orinoco. 505x590 mm, wide margins, Latin text on verso; old hand color in outline; foxing concentrated at the edges, hard horizontal crease across lower margin, vertical crease separated at the bottom. Amsterdam, [circa 1630]

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BLAEU, WILLEM and JAN. Peru.

Lot 15: BLAEU, WILLEM and JAN. Peru.

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Description: BLAEU, WILLEM and JAN. Peru. Double-paged engraved map of Peru with east at the top. 480x585 mm, wide margins, Latin text on verso; old hand color in outline; foxed, toned, mat stain. sold as is. Amsterdam, [circa 1630]

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BLAEU, WILLEM and JAN. Tabula Magellanica.

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Description: BLAEU, WILLEM and JAN. Tabula Magellanica. Double-page engraved map of Tierra del Fuego. 480x555 mm, ample margins, Dutch text on verso; hand-colored in outline; dampstain to left and right margins into the image, mat stain and associated foxing, repair to bottom of vertical fold. [Amsterdam, circa 1640]

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BLAEU, WILLEM. Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali, cum Terris adiacentibus.

Lot 17: BLAEU, WILLEM. Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali, cum Terris adiacentibus.

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Description: BLAEU, WILLEM. Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali, cum Terris adiacentibus. Double-page engraved map, 495x585 mm, wide margins, Latin text on verso; hand-colored in outline with substantial verdigris oxidation to verso; margins a bit toned, clean split in the vertical crease in bottom margin. Burden 242 "America D3". [Amsterdam, 1635]

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BLAEU, WILLEM. Mappa Aestivarum Insularum alias Barmudas.

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Description: BLAEU, WILLEM. Mappa Aestivarum Insularum alias Barmudas. Double-page engraved map, 490x590 mm, wide margins, French text on verso; hand-colored in outline; moderate toning, some loss to upper corners, shallow chip to right margin. Amsterdam, [1635 or later]

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BLAEU, WILLEM. Regiones Sub Polo Arctico.

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Description: BLAEU, WILLEM. Regiones Sub Polo Arctico. Double-page engraved map, 495x605 mm, verso blank; hand-colored; backed with laid paper and remargined, a few wormholes, small repaired tear in left side of image. [Amsterdam, circa 1645]

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BLAEU, WILLEM. Virginiae partis australis, et Floridae partis orientalis.

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Description: BLAEU, WILLEM. Virginiae partis australis, et Floridae partis orientalis. Double-page engraved map of the Southeast, 490x600 mm, wide margins, French text on verso ("Amerique Ee"); scant old hand-color; central vertical creases. Attractively matted and framed. Burden 253. [Amsterdam, circa 1638]

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Lot 21: BOWEN, EMANUEL. A New and Accurate Map of New Jersey, Pensilvania, New York and New England.

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Description: BOWEN, EMANUEL. A New and Accurate Map of New Jersey, Pensilvania, New York and New England. Double-page engraved map, 405x460 mm, wide margins; minor mat stain; matted and framed. Sellers and Van Ee 706. [London, circa 1747]

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BRASSIER, WILLIAM. A Survey of Lake Champlain, including Lake George, Crown Point and St. John.

Lot 22: BRASSIER, WILLIAM. A Survey of Lake Champlain, including Lake George, Crown Point and St. John.

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Description: BRASSIER, WILLIAM. A Survey of Lake Champlain, including Lake George, Crown Point and St. John. Double-page engraved map, 730x540 mm, amble margins; hand-colored. London: Sayer and Bennett, 05 August 1776

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BRAUN, GEORG; and HOGENBERG, FRANZ. Dubline, Galwaye, Lymericke, Corcker.

Lot 23: BRAUN, GEORG; and HOGENBERG, FRANZ. Dubline, Galwaye, Lymericke, Corcker.

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Description: BRAUN, GEORG; and HOGENBERG, FRANZ. Dubline, Galwaye, Lymericke, Corcker. Double-page engraved town views, 400x515 mm, Latin text on verso; old hand-color; margins stained and folded for framing. [Cologne, 1575 or later]

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BRAUN, GEORG; and HOGENBERG, FRANZ. Edenburg.

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Description: BRAUN, GEORG; and HOGENBERG, FRANZ. Edenburg. Double-page engraved town view, 395x515 mm, Latin text on verso; old hand-color; minor staining to the edges; small repair to crease in lower margin. [Cologne, 1575 or later]

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(BRAZIL.) Group of 12 engraved maps of Brazil and portions thereof,

Lot 25: (BRAZIL.) Group of 12 engraved maps of Brazil and portions thereof,

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Description: (BRAZIL.) Group of 12 engraved maps of Brazil and portions thereof, on 4to sheets or smaller; defects noted. sold as is. Vp, 18th century or earlier

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BRION de la TOUR, LOUIS. L'empire d'Allemagne.

Lot 26: BRION de la TOUR, LOUIS. L'empire d'Allemagne.

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Description: BRION de la TOUR, LOUIS. L'empire d'Allemagne. Separately issued folding map published during the Seven Years War, dissected and mounted on linen in original slipcase (bottom coming detached). 710x1045 mm; hand-colored in outline; very slight separations at folds, some soiling to linen. Paris: Longchamps, 1758

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BÜNTING, HEINRICH. Africa Tertia Pars Terrae.

Lot 27: BÜNTING, HEINRICH. Africa Tertia Pars Terrae.

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Description: BÜNTING, HEINRICH. Africa Tertia Pars Terrae. Double-page woodcut map of Africa in an unusual distorted shape. 310x375 mm, ample margins; a fine example. Betz 24.3. [Magdeburg: Paul Donat in [verle]gung Ambrosij Kirchner, 1600]

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(CHINA.) Group of 4 Admiralty Charts relevant to the Second Opium War.

Lot 28: (CHINA.) Group of 4 Admiralty Charts relevant to the Second Opium War.

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Description: (CHINA.) Group of 4 Admiralty Charts relevant to the Second Opium War. Various large sizes; three linen-backed, condition noted. London, 1858-60 (revisions to 1863; 1871; 1867)

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(CHINA.) [A portion of Henan.]

Lot 29: (CHINA.) [A portion of Henan.]

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Description: (CHINA.) [A portion of Henan.] Folding manuscript map on native paper. 560x360 mm; faint hand-color; contemporary red paper backing, the pigment from which has bled through at a few of the folds. Overall in very good condition. [China, 19th century]

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(CHINA.) [Xuchang and its environs.]

Lot 30: (CHINA.) [Xuchang and its environs.]

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Description: (CHINA.) [Xuchang and its environs.] Large folding manuscript map in ink and watercolor on paper, 910x1070 mm; toned, separations and loss at folds, few tears. sold as is. [China, circa 1910]

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CORONELLI, VINCENZO MARIA; and NOLIN, JEAN BAPTIST. L'Afrique selon les Relations les plus Nouvelles.

Lot 31: CORONELLI, VINCENZO MARIA; and NOLIN, JEAN BAPTIST. L'Afrique selon les Relations les plus Nouvelles.

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Description: CORONELLI, VINCENZO MARIA; and NOLIN, JEAN BAPTIST. L'Afrique selon les Relations les plus Nouvelles. Double-page engraved map of Africa. 510x670 mm, ample margins; hand-colored in outline; a fine example. [Paris], 1689

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CORONELLI, VINCENZO MARIA; and NOLIN, JEAN BAPTISTE. Archipelague du Mexique.

Lot 32: CORONELLI, VINCENZO MARIA; and NOLIN, JEAN BAPTISTE. Archipelague du Mexique.

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Description: CORONELLI, VINCENZO MARIA; and NOLIN, JEAN BAPTISTE. Archipelague du Mexique. Double-page engraved map of the Caribbean. 525x635 mm, ample margins; old hand color; foxed, backed with Reynolds Wrap, which has been partially removed. Faults are likely repairable, but sold as is. Paris, 1787

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COVENS, JOHANNES; and MORTIER, CORNELIS. L'Afrique Dressee sur les Observations de Mrs. de l'Academie Royale des Sciences.

Lot 33: COVENS, JOHANNES; and MORTIER, CORNELIS. L'Afrique Dressee sur les Observations de Mrs. de l'Academie Royale des Sciences.

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Description: COVENS, JOHANNES; and MORTIER, CORNELIS. L'Afrique Dressee sur les Observations de Mrs. de l'Academie Royale des Sciences. Double-page engraved map of Africa, after Delisle. 550x640 mm, ample margins; hand-colored; a nice example. Amsterdam, [circa 1720]

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(CRIMEAN WAR.) Group of 3 tinted and hand-colored lithographed views of the battlefields of the war,

Lot 34: (CRIMEAN WAR.) Group of 3 tinted and hand-colored lithographed views of the battlefields of the war,

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Description: CURRENT EVENTS: (CRIMEAN WAR.) Group of 3 tinted and hand-colored lithographed views of the battlefields of the war, on oblong imperial folio sheets; dampstained, a bit soiled, few small tape repairs. Faults seem correctable. London and Paris, [circa 1850s]

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(CYPRUS.) Blaeu, Willem. Cyprus Insula.

Lot 35: (CYPRUS.) Blaeu, Willem. Cyprus Insula.

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Description: (CYPRUS.) Blaeu, Willem. Cyprus Insula. Double-page engraved map of Cyprus, 500x575 mm, ample margins, Latin text on verso; few spots in bottom margin, edges barely chipped here and there. [Amsterdam, circa 1640]

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(CYPRUS.) Camocio, Giovani Francesco. Cyprus, insula nobilissima.

Lot 36: (CYPRUS.) Camocio, Giovani Francesco. Cyprus, insula nobilissima.

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Description: A HANDSOME ITALIAN MAP OF CYPRUS (CYPRUS.) Camocio, Giovani Francesco. Cyprus, insula nobilissima. Engraved map of Cyprus. 385x525 mm, wide original margins; a few faint blemishes and easily removed soiling, otherwise an exceptional example. Venice, "ad signum Pyramidis," 1566

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(CYPRUS.) [Camocio, Giovani Francesco.] Nicosia.

Lot 37: (CYPRUS.) [Camocio, Giovani Francesco.] Nicosia.

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Description: (CYPRUS.) [Camocio, Giovani Francesco.] Nicosia. Scarce engraved plan of Nicosia several years before it was besieged by the Ottomans. 200x260 mm, ample margins on three sides, trimmed close on left; unobtrusive dampstain. [Probably Venice, circa 1566-1570]

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(CYPRUS.) Camocio, Giovani Francesco. Nicossia.

Lot 38: (CYPRUS.) Camocio, Giovani Francesco. Nicossia.

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Description: (CYPRUS.) Camocio, Giovani Francesco. Nicossia. Engraved plan of Nicosia under siege by the Ottomans in 1570. 200x275 mm, ample margins. Very minor dampstain on top margin. [Venice: Bertelli, circa 1575]

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(CYPRUS.) Covens, Johannes; and Mortier, Cornelis. Cyprus Insula.

Lot 39: (CYPRUS.) Covens, Johannes; and Mortier, Cornelis. Cyprus Insula.

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Description: (CYPRUS.) Covens, Johannes; and Mortier, Cornelis. Cyprus Insula. Double-page engraved map of Cyprus, after Blaeu. 500x595 mm, ample margins, blank verso; hand-colored; portion of paper missing from lower right corner, upper left corner dampstained, two short tears along lower edge. Amsterdam: Covens & Mortier, [circa 1720s]

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(CYPRUS.) Cyprus, que olim (Macaria).

Lot 40: (CYPRUS.) Cyprus, que olim (Macaria).

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Description: (CYPRUS.) Cyprus, que olim (Macaria). Engraved map of Cyprus, with east at the top. 495x340 mm, wide original margins; slight toning localized to portion of left margin where paper mount is attached to verso, two edge tears less than 20 mm each. [Rome?, circa 1560s]

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(CYPRUS.) Janssonius, Jan. Cyprus, Insula laeta choris blandorum et mater amorum.

Lot 41: (CYPRUS.) Janssonius, Jan. Cyprus, Insula laeta choris blandorum et mater amorum.

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Description: (CYPRUS.) Janssonius, Jan. Cyprus, Insula laeta choris blandorum et mater amorum. Engraved double-page map of Cyprus, 500x610 mm, wide margins, blank verso; later hand-color; numerous short edge tears, portions of dampstaining, shallow vertical creases through sheet. Amsterdam, [circa 1658]

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(CYPRUS.) Jenichen, Balthasar. Warhafftige Co[n]terfettung der Turckischen Armata von Balleenn und andern Schiffen Dreihundert

Lot 42: (CYPRUS.) Jenichen, Balthasar. Warhafftige Co[n]terfettung der Turckischen Armata von Balleenn und andern Schiffen Dreihundert

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Description: THE MIGHTY OTTOMAN ARMADA DEPICTED (CYPRUS.) Jenichen, Balthasar. Warhafftige Co[n]terfettung der Turckischen Armata von Balleenn und andern Schiffen Dreihundert wie solche dess 1570 Jars in Ordnunge wider die Venedische Lendt ist aussgefahren. Exceptionally scarce engraved German broadside of the Ottoman fleet sailing to Venetian-controlled Cyprus in 1570, on two sheets joined. 375x460 mm, wide original margins; small portions of marginal staining, a sliver of loss from right margin into the image professionally (perhaps contemporaneously?) reinstated, left margin reinforced on verso, two small wormholes in the image. Presents well. [Nuremberg, circa 1570s]

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(CYPRUS.) Mercator, Gerard; and Hondius, Henricus. Cyprus Ins.

Lot 43: (CYPRUS.) Mercator, Gerard; and Hondius, Henricus. Cyprus Ins.

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Description: (CYPRUS.) Mercator, Gerard; and Hondius, Henricus. Cyprus Ins. Double-page engraved map of Cyprus, with six inset maps of nearby islands. 465x545 mm, wide margins; old hand color. A fine example. [Amsterdam: Sumptibus Johannis Cloppenburgji, circa 1630]

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(CYPRUS.) Nelli, Nicolo. (Cipro.)

Lot 44: (CYPRUS.) Nelli, Nicolo. (Cipro.)

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Description: (CYPRUS.) Nelli, Nicolo. (Cipro.) Engraved map of Cyprus, with east at the top. 265x200 mm, ample original margins; removable minor soiling and pencil manuscript on the recto and verso, small wormhole in the left margin, and a pinhole in the image, overall a very nice example. [Venice], 1570

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(CYPRUS.) Ortelius, Abraham. Cypri Insulae Nova Descript. 1573.

Lot 45: (CYPRUS.) Ortelius, Abraham. Cypri Insulae Nova Descript. 1573.

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Description: (CYPRUS.) Ortelius, Abraham. Cypri Insulae Nova Descript. 1573. Double-page engraved map, 430x530 mm, ample margins, Latin text on verso, "cam. 9.cap.2."; fully and attractively hand-colored; slightly browned along the fold, neat professional repair in lower margin, overall a nice example. Van den Broecke 149. [Antwerp], 1573 [but 1603]

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DE HERRERA Y TORDESILLAS, ANTONIO. Descripcion Del Destricto Del Audiencia De La Española.

Lot 46: DE HERRERA Y TORDESILLAS, ANTONIO. Descripcion Del Destricto Del Audiencia De La Española.

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Description: DE HERRERA Y TORDESILLAS, ANTONIO. Descripcion Del Destricto Del Audiencia De La Española. Engraved map of the Caribbean including Florida and northern South America. 270x310 mm, wide margins; a clean impression and fine example. [Madrid, 1602 but circa 1720s]

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DIRECCION DE HIDROGRAFIA. Carta de las Costas. . . Golfo de Mejico.

Lot 47: DIRECCION DE HIDROGRAFIA. Carta de las Costas. . . Golfo de Mejico.

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Description: "REPUBLICA DE TEJAS" DIRECCION DE HIDROGRAFIA. Carta de las Costas. . . Golfo de Mejico. Scarce engraved Spanish Admiralty chart depicting the northern coast of the gulf from Laguna Madre, Mexico to Saint Joseph Peninsula, Florida. 650x990 mm, ample margins; navigational aids highlighted in red ink; laid on contemporary linen, far left of image rather unobtrusively toned, a few scrapes toward edges. Presents very well. Madrid, 1846

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DONCKER, HENDRIK. De Cust van Barbaria.

Lot 48: DONCKER, HENDRIK. De Cust van Barbaria.

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Description: DONCKER, HENDRIK. De Cust van Barbaria. Double-page engraved sea chart of the west coast of Africa from Portugal to the Gambia. 515x585 mm, ample margins; old hand-color in outline; light even toning. Amsterdam, [circa 1660]

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DONCKER, HENDRIK. Paskaart van Guinea.

Lot 49: DONCKER, HENDRIK. Paskaart van Guinea.

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Description: DONCKER, HENDRIK. Paskaart van Guinea. Double-page engraved sea chart of the west African coast. 515x590 mm, ample margins; old outline hand-color; light even toning. Amsterdam, [circa 1665]

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ELWE, JAN BAREND. L'Afrique Divisee en ses Empires.

Lot 50: ELWE, JAN BAREND. L'Afrique Divisee en ses Empires.

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Description: ELWE, JAN BAREND. L'Afrique Divisee en ses Empires. Double-page engraved map of Africa, after Jaillot. 550x660 mm, wide margins; very handsomely hand-colored; a fine example. Amsterdam, 1792

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FRIED, F[RANZ]. Carte comparative de la Grèce ancienne & moderne.

Lot 51: FRIED, F[RANZ]. Carte comparative de la Grèce ancienne & moderne.

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Description: FRIED, F[RANZ]. Carte comparative de la Grèce ancienne & moderne. Large separately-issued engraved folding map of Greece, dissected and laid on linen, with original slipcase (a bit worn). 820x1145 mm; linen fraying at edges, otherwise fine. Vienna: Artaria & Cie, 1824

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