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  EUROPE 
 The Black Sea 

HONDIUS, Jodocus. [A 17th Century map of Ukraine]
Taurica Chersonesus. London: Henry Featherstone, 1625, English text edition. Coloured. 130 x 170mm, set in text. Very fine condition.
First published in the reduced version of the Mercator/ Hondius 'Atlas Minor' of 1607, the printing plates were sold to a London publisher in 1621 and appeared in 'Purchas His Pilgrimies', as this example. Later Dutch editions used new plates by Jansson.
[Ref: 8047]    £140.00 ($175 • €155 rates)


 Cyprus 

HONDIUS, Jodocus. [17th century map of Cyprus and the islands of the Aegean]
Cyprus Ins.; Stalimini I.; Chius Insul.; Mitilene Ins.; Negroponte In.; Cerigo Insul.; Rhodus Ins. Amsterdam, 1609, French text edition. Old colour. 355 x 490mm. A good, dark impression.
An early example of this map of Cyprus with six inset maps of other Ægean islands underneath: Lemnos, Chios, Mitiline, Euboea, Kythira & Rhodes. In the seas of the main map are two strapwork cartouches, a sea-monster and a galley flying a Crescent Moon flag. This example is from the first French edition, published only three years after its first issue. ZACHARAKIS: 2211, illus.; KOEMAN: Me 19.
[Ref: 17882]    £1,400.00 ($1,746 • €1,554 rates)


 Central Italy 

HONDIUS, Jodocus. [17th century miniature map of Tuscany]
Tuscia. Amsterdam, 1610, Latin text edition. Coloured. 145 x 175mm.
A miniature map of Toscana, first published in the the Mercator/ Hondius 'Atlas Minor' of 1607. In 1621 the printing plates were sold to a London publisher in 1621; later Dutch editions used new plates by Jansson.
[Ref: 18358]    £220.00 ($274 • €244 rates)


HONDIUS, Jodocus. [17th century miniature map of Ancona]
Marcha Anconitana cum Spoletano Ducatu. Amsterdam, 1610, Latin text edition. Coloured. 150 x 185mm.
A miniature map of Ancona, first published in the the Mercator/ Hondius 'Atlas Minor' of 1607. In 1621 the printing plates were sold to a London publisher in 1621; later Dutch editions used new plates by Jansson.
[Ref: 18360]    £220.00 ($274 • €244 rates)


 France 

HONDIUS, Jodocus. [17th Century Map of France]
[Hondius his Map of France.] London: Henry Featherstone, 1625, English text edition. Coloured. 150 x 190mm, set in text. 'Hondius his Map of France' overprinted on the map border.
First published in the 'Atlas Minor' of 1607. The printing plates were sold to a London publisher in 1621 and appeared in 'Purchas His Pilgrimies', as this example. Later Dutch editions used new plates by Jansson.
[Ref: 8063]    £90.00 ($112 • €100 rates)


 Russia 

HONDIUS, Jodocus. [17th century miniature map of Russia]
Russia cum Confinijs. Amsterdam, 1610, Latin text edition. Coloured. 140 x 185mm. Original letterpress printed over border. Page number added in old ink mss.
A miniature map of Russia, with Scandinavia and Lithuania, first published in the the Mercator/ Hondius 'Atlas Minor' of 1607. In 1621 the printing plates were sold to a London publisher in 1621; later Dutch editions used new plates by Jansson.
[Ref: 18357]    £220.00 ($274 • €244 rates)


HONDIUS, Jodocus. [A 17th Century map of Russia]
Russia cum Confinijs. London: Henry Featherstone, 1625, English text edition. Coloured. 140 x 185mm, set in text. Very fine condition.
First published in the reduced version of the Mercator/ Hondius 'Atlas Minor' of 1607, the printing plates were sold to a London publisher in 1621 and appeared in 'Purchas His Pilgrimies', as this example. Later Dutch editions used new plates by Jansson.
[Ref: 8052]    £150.00 ($187 • €167 rates)


HONDIUS, Jodocus. [17th Century map of Russia]
Moscovia. London: Henry Featherstone, 1625, English text edition. Coloured. 135 x 175mm, set in text.
Antique map of Russia, first published in the reduced version of the Mercator/ Hondius 'Atlas Minor' of 1607, the printing plates were sold to a London publisher in 1621 and appeared in 'Purchas His Pilgrimies', as this example. Later Dutch editions used new plates by Jansson.
[Ref: 8054]    £100.00 ($125 • €111 rates)


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