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  WORLD 
 World & Continent Sets 

CLOPPENBURG, Johannes. [The World and Continents from Cloppenburg's 'Atlas Minor']
Typus Orbis Terrarum; America noviter delineata; Asia; Nova Europae Descriptio; Africæ nova Tabula. Amsterdam, 1632, Latin text edition. Coloured. Five plates, Each c.190 x 260mm. Worm hole in right edge filled on all plates, otherwise a very fine set with dark impression.
Scarce miniature versions of maps of the world and four continents by Jodocus Hondius. They appeared in Cloppenburg's edition of Mercator's 'Atlas Minor', with maps engraved in slightly larger format than standard Dutch pocket atalses by Pieter van den Keere. The borders of the continents are unillustrated, but the world has the Four Elements represented by a cornucopia, bird of paradise, salamander and a sea monster in the corners, two scenes from the Garden of Eden in the upper cusp and the Last Judgement below. First published in 1630, there was a third edition in 1636 before a hiatus until an edition in 1673, suggesting the plates were supressed. BURDEN: 225, first state of three.
[Ref: 17985]    £3,750.00 ($4,969 • €4,223 rates)


 Polar Maps 

CLOPPENBURG, Johannes. [A reduced copy of Mercator's famous map of the Arctic Circle]
Septentrionalium Terrarum Descriptio. Amsterdam, 1632, Latin text edition. Coloured. 190 x 260mm. Worm hole in right edge margin filled.
A scarce reduced version of Mercator's map of the Arctic Circle, with four roundel insets, containing three maps (the Shetlands, the mythical island of Frisland and the Faroes) and the title. On the map an island in the Anian Straits is marked as the magnetic pole. The map was issued in Cloppenburg's edition of Mercator's 'Atlas Minor', with maps engraved in slightly larger format by Pieter van den Keere. First published in 1630, there was a third edition in 1636 before a hiatus until an edition in 1673, suggesting the plates were supressed. BURDEN: 225, first state of three.
[Ref: 17984]    £820.00 ($1,087 • €923 rates)


  AMERICA 
 West Indies 

CLOPPENBURG, Johannes. [The West Indian Islands]
Cuba Insula; Hispaniola Insula; Ins.Iamaica; Ins.S.Ioannis; I.S.Margareta. Amsterdam, 1630, French text edition. First Edition. 190 x 260mm. Fine impression.
Five maps on one sheet: Cuba (with an inset of Havana), Hispaniola, Jamaica, Puerto Rico and Margarita Island (off the coast of Venezuela). Published in Cloppenburg's version of the Mercator 'Atlas Minor', probably engraved by Van den Keere. KOEMAN: Me 198.
[Ref: 7877]    £250.00 ($331 • €282 rates)


  ASIA 
 The Holy Land 

CLOPPENBURG, Johannes. [Palestine]
Terra Sancta quæ in Sacris, Terra Promissiones Palestina. Amsterdam, 1630, French text edition. First Edition. 190 x 260mm. Fine impression.
The Holy Land, published in Cloppenburg's version of the Mercator 'Atlas Minor', probably engraved by Van den Keere. Not in LAOR; KOEMAN: Me 198.
[Ref: 7879]    £220.00 ($292 • €248 rates)


  AFRICA 
 Northern Africa 

CLOPPENBURG, Johannes. [Guinea]
Guineae Nova Descriptio. Amsterdam, 1630, French text edition. First Edition. 185 x 250mm. Fine impression.
The Guinea coasts of Africa, with an inset of St Thomas, engraved by Dirk Cornilis for Cloppenburg's 'Atlas Minor'. KOEMAN: Me 198.
[Ref: 7874]    £220.00 ($292 • €248 rates)


  BRITISH ISLES 
 British Islands 

CLOPPENBURG, Johannes. Anglesey; Wight, Vectis Olim; Garnesay; Iarsay. Amsterdam, 1630, French text edition. First Edition. 190 x 260mm. Fine impression.
Four maps on one sheet: Anglesey, Isle of Wight, Guernsey & Jersey. Published in Cloppenburg's version of the Mercator 'Atlas Minor', probably engraved by Van den Keere. KOEMAN: Me 198.
[Ref: 7881]    £160.00 ($212 • €180 rates)


  EUROPE 
 Spain 

CLOPPENBURG, Johannes. [Biscay]
Legionis, Biscaiae et Guipiscoae Typus. Amsterdam, 1630, French text edition. First Edition. 190 x 260mm. Fine impression
A reduction of the Hondius map of Biscay, engraved by Van den Keere for Cloppenburg's version of the Mercator 'Atlas Minor', KOEMAN: Me 198.
[Ref: 7918]    £170.00 ($225 • €191 rates)


 Russia 

CLOPPENBURG, Johannes. Russia Sive Moscovia; Russia Cum Confinijs. Amsterdam, 1632, Latin text edition, 255 x 190mm
A small, but detailed map of Western Russia, from Poland to the Caspian Sea. From Clopppenburg's version of the Mercator-Hondius Atlas prepared on a quarto format.
[Ref: 7914]    £250.00 ($331 • €282 rates)


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