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  ASIA 

QUAD, Matthias. [The first issue of Quad's map of Asia]
Asia Partiu Orbis Maxima. MDXCVIII. Cologne: Johann Bussemacher, 1600, German text edition. 220 x 285mm. A fine dark impression.
Asia, engraved by Johann Bussemacher after Ortelius for Quad's 'Fasciculus Geographicus Complectens'. This is one of the first European maps to show and name the Philippines.
[Ref: 18346]    £600.00 ($782 • €673 rates)


 Persia 

QUAD, Matthias. [The first issue of Quad's map of Persia]
Persiæ Regnum sive Sophoru Imperium. Cologne: Johann Bussemacher, 1600, German text edition. 210 x 265mm. A fine example
Persia, engraved by Johann Bussemacher after Ortelius for Quad's 'Fasciculus Geographicus Complectens', with five lines of Latin text engraved underneath.
[Ref: 18349]    £450.00 ($587 • €505 rates)


 The Holy Land 

QUAD, Matthias. [The first issue of Quad's map of the Holy Land]
Palaestina Quae Et Terra Sancta Vel Terra Promissionis.. Cologne: Johann Bussemacher, 1600, German text edition. 300 x 285mm.
Holy Land, engraved by Johann Bussemacher after Ortelius for Quad's 'Fasciculus Geographicus Complectens', with two inset text boxes in Latin. LAOR: 630.
[Ref: 18350]    £425.00 ($554 • €477 rates)


  AFRICA 
 Northern Africa 

QUAD, Matthias. [The first issue of Quad's map of Abyssinia with the Kingdom of Prester John]
Abyssinorum sive Magni Regis Davidis, Quem vulgo Presbyterum Joannem vocant, Imperium. Cologne: Johann Bussemacher, 1600, German text edition. 210 x 290mm.
Central Africa, engraved by Johann Bussemacher after Ortelius for Quad's 'Fasciculus Geographicus Complectens', A text box gives the story of the mythical Christian king, Prester John. LAOR: 630.
[Ref: 18351]    £500.00 ($652 • €561 rates)


  BRITISH ISLES 
 Scotland 

QUAD, Matthias. [The first issue of Quad's map of Scotland]
Scotiæ Tabula. Cologne: Johann Bussemacher, 1600, German text edition. 220 x 285mm.
Scotland, engraved by Johann Bussemacher after Ortelius for Quad's 'Fasciculus Geographicus Complectens'.
[Ref: 18347]    £425.00 ($554 • €477 rates)


 Ireland 

QUAD, Matthias. [The first issue of Quad's map of Ireland]
Hiberniae Britanicae Insula Nova Descriptio. Eryn. Irdlandt. Cologne: Johann Bussemacher, 1600, German text edition. 220 x 310mm.
Ireland, engraved by Johann Bussemacher after Ortelius for Quad's 'Fasciculus Geographicus Complectens', with an oval portrait of Queen Elizabeth I.
[Ref: 18352]    £550.00 ($717 • €617 rates)


  EUROPE 

QUAD, Matthias. [Early 17th century map of Europoe]
Europa. Cologne: Bussemacher: c.1600. Coloured. 200 x 280mm.
Decorative map of Europe by Quad, published by Johann Bussemacher. A scene of Nomadic Tartar tents are shown in the east. German text on verso.
[Ref: 17839]    £380.00 ($496 • €426 rates)


 The Netherlands 

QUAD, Matthias. [Holland]
Hollandia. Cologne, c.1600. 165 x 270mm.
Engraved by Johannes Bussemacher after Henricus Nagel, published in Quad's 'Geographisch Handtbuch'.
[Ref: 9094]    £400.00 ($522 • €449 rates)


 Belgium 

QUAD, Matthias. [AN early 17th century map of Flanders]
Flandriae Descriptio. Cologne, Bussemacher, c.1600. Latin edition. 210 x 275mm.
Engraved by Johannes Bussemacher, published in Quad's 'Fasciculus Geographicuss'. Title above coats-of-arms at upper left. Additional text above map and in cartouche at lower right.
[Ref: 16566]    £250.00 ($326 • €281 rates)


 Cyprus 

QUAD, Matthias. [The first issue of Quad's map of Cyprus]
Cyprus Insula. Cologne: Johann Bussemacher, 1600, German text edition. 215 x 295mm. Fine dark impression.
Cyprus, engraved by Johann Bussemacher after Ortelius for Quad's 'Fasciculus Geographicus Complectens'. Two inset Latin-text boxes give a history and description of the island. BAYNTON-WILLIAMS: Cyprus 44; STYLIANOU: 92; BANK OF CYPRUS CULTURAL FOUNDATION: 47.
[Ref: 18344]    £1,400.00 ($1,826 • €1,571 rates)


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