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  AFRICA 
 African Islands 

AA, Pieter van der. [Map of Madagascar and Réunion]
Ile de S. Laurens, ou Madagascar, située dans L’Ocean Ethiopien, sur les Côtes de L’Afrique.. Aa: Leiden, 1729. Coloured. 280 x 365mm.
Detailed map of Madagascar and Réunion showing part of the coastline of Mozambique. Several figures and ships in the cartouche. Two compass roses with rhumb lines. Published by Pieter van der Aa in "Galérie agréable du monde"
[Ref: 15557]    £350.00 ($469 • €399 rates)


  BRITISH ISLES 

AA, Pieter van der. [18th century map of the British Isles]
Les Isles Britanniques, Suivant les Nouvelles Observations Leiden, c.1729. 230 x 305mm. A very fine example.
Finely engraved map of the British Isles with a great deal of detail. The title cartouche shows a sea god, wielding a trident whilst seated on a large sea shell chariot, pulled by two horses and led by a merman. In the background is a prospect of London and the River Thames.
[Ref: 16536]    £280.00 ($375 • €319 rates)


  LONDON 
 London Views 

AA, Pieter van der. [View of pre-Fire London]
Londres, Capitale de l'Angleterre. Leiden, c.1720. Coloured. 215 x 275mm.
A prospect of London before the Great Fire of 1666, taken from south of Southwark. Points of interest are the houses on London Bridge, and the pre-Fire St Pauls, which had already lost its steeple to lightning. With a decorative frame border embellished with swagged ribbons. From 'La galerie agréable du Monde. '
[Ref: 16992]    £700.00 ($938 • €797 rates)


AA, Pieter van der. [A prospect of Pre-Fire London]
Londres, Capitale de l'Angleterre. Leiden, c.1720. 220 x 275mm.
A pre-fire prospect of London, from south of Southwark. Points of interest are the houses on London Bridge, and the old St Paul's Cathedral, which had already lost its steeple to lightning. With a decorative frame border embellished with swagged ribbons. From 'La galerie agréable du Monde'.
[Ref: 17248]    £550.00 ($737 • €626 rates)


  BRITISH ISLES 
 Ireland 

AA, Pieter van der. [Map of Ireland with a pictorial title cartouche]
L' Irlande, Suivant les Nouvelles Observations.. Leiden, c.1700. 230 x 305mm. A very fine example.
Beautifully engraved map of Ireland with parts of Wales and the Isle of Man. In the right top corner is a large pictorial cartouche of boar-hunting and falconry.
[Ref: 16534]    £280.00 ($375 • €319 rates)


  EUROPE 
 Poland 

AA, Pieter van der. [Scarce map of Poland & Prussia]
Grande Pologne et Prusse avec les frontieres de la Misnie, Lusace, Moravie et Lithuanie ... Leiden, 1729. Uncoloured. 300 x 375mm.
Detailed map of Poland and Prussia. Published by Pieter van der Aa who published Naauwkeurge versameling der gedenkwaardigste zee- en land-reysen, a series of accounts of voyages (1706-08) and Galérie agréable du monde, completed in 1729.
[Ref: 17074]    £400.00 ($536 • €456 rates)


 The Black Sea 

AA, Pieter van der. [Colchis in the Black Sea. Eastern shore of the Caucasus]
Mingrelie autrefois Colchis, Pays baigné au Couchant par la Mer Noire... Leiden, 1714. Coloured. 300 x 375mm.
A detailed map of the kingdom of Colchis, in the region of Mingrelia, north west Georgia. The map is orientated with north to the top left. Large cartouche shows the Golden Fleece Published in Nouvelle atlas, très-exact et fort commode pour toutes sortes de personnes, contenant les principales cartes géographiques
[Ref: 17094]    £340.00 ($456 • €387 rates)


 Greece 

AA, Pieter van der. [The fortress island of Spinalonga]
Haven en Vestingh Port et Fortresse de Spina Longa. Leiden: Pieter van der Aa, 1713. 265 x 170mm. Reapir in right margin.
The fortress of Spinalonga on the north coast of Crete. Originally part of the mainland, the Venetians cut through the causeway in 1526 to strengthen the fortifications. When the Ottomans captured Crete in 1669 Spinalonga held out, but was finally captured at the end of the Ottoman-Venetian war in 1715. Engraved by Decker for 'Le nouveau Theatre du Monde'. ZACKARAKIS: 30.
[Ref: 16105]    £70.00 ($94 • €80 rates)


 France 

AA, Pieter van der. [Paris View]
Paris, Capitale de France. Leiden, c.1715. 345 x 420mm.
Prospect of Paris, published in 'La Galerie Agreable Du Monde', printed within a decorative frame-like border.
[Ref: 9942]    £580.00 ($777 • €661 rates)


AA, Pieter van der. [France]
La France, Suivant les Nouvelles Observations de Messrs de l'Academie Royale des Sciences, etc. Leiden, c.1715. 345 x 420mm.
Prospect of Paris, published in 'La Galerie Agreable Du Monde', printed within a decorative frame-like border.
[Ref: 9943]    £340.00 ($456 • €387 rates)


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