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ROSACCIO, Giuseppe. [Durrës, Montenegro]
Durazo. Venice: Giacomo Franco, 1598. 100 x 175mm.
Durrës on the coast of Albania, published in Rosaccio's 'Viaggio da Venetia a Constantinopoli'.
[Ref: 9173]    £280.00 ($372 • €320 rates)


MERCATOR, Gerard. [Balkans]
Sclavonia, Croatia, Bosnia cum Dalmatiae Parte. Amsterdam, Jan Jansson, 1641. Coloured. 360 x 465mm. Centerfold restored with a slight loss.
A new state of Mercator's map of the Balkans, with a new title cartouche and three armorials. KOEMAN: 51a.
[Ref: 10508]    £220.00 ($292 • €251 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [Balkans]
Illyricum. Venice: G.M.Turrini, 1655. Coloured. 75 x 110mm.
The Balkans, from an Italian pirate edition of Ortelius's Epitome. KOEMAN: Ort 70.
[Ref: 9016]    £120.00 ($159 • €137 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of the Balkans]
Slavonia. Croatia. Carniae. Istirae. Bosniae. Descri. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of the Balkans. A second title appears outside the neatline. The map was published in 'Il theatro del mondo', an Italian pirate edition of the Ortelius 'Epitome' miniature atlas. First published in 1598, the publication was revived in 1655, forty years after the last edition of the Dutch original. KOEMAN: Ort 70.
[Ref: 14726]    £65.00 ($86 • €74 rates)


DE ROSSI, Giovanni Giacomo. [17th Century antique map of Macedonia and Greece]
La Macedonia descritta da Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola.. Rome, 1685, 425 x 560mm Ink library stamps on reverse.
Original antique map of Macedonia and parts of Serbia and Bulgaria engraved by F.D. Messanensis after Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola, from De Rossi's atlas "Mercurio Geografico".
[Ref: 7692]    £440.00 ($584 • €503 rates)


FER, Nicolas de. [Rare map of the Danube on three sheets]
Le Cours du Danube Depuis et des Riviéres qui s'y Déchargent ou se trouvent les Froniéres des Empires d'Allemagne et de Turquie... Paris, 1688. Coloured. Map on three sheets conjoined, total 660 x 1320mm. Minor restoration.
A monumental map of the course of the Danube, decorated with a title cartouche featuring medallion portraits of the rulers of the countries. Around the sides are prospect of towns in the region. This separate-issue map was published during the war between the Royal Roman Empire and the Ottomans, in which the Danuube was a major frontier.
[Ref: 12016]    £6,000.00 ($7,968 • €6,858 rates)


CORONELLI, Vincenzo Maria. [Krk]
Isola dei Veglia. Venice, c.1690. 260 x 330mm, set in text.
The island of Krk in Primorsko, with parts of the mainland, Rab and Cres. Published in the 'Isolario'.
[Ref: 7620]    £285.00 ($378 • €326 rates)


MULLER, Johann Ulrich. [Uncommon Miniature Balkans]
Pannonia et Illyricu. Ulm, 1692. 70 x 80mm, set in text.
Charming miniature map, with a letterpress text in German.
[Ref: 8914]    £100.00 ($133 • €114 rates)


HOMANN, Johann Baptist. [Three-sheet map of the Danube]
Danubii Fluminis... Pars Superior...; Danubii Fluminis... Pars Media... Danubii Fluminis... Pars Infirma... Nuremberg, c.1720. Original colour. Three sheets, each c. 495 x 590mm.
Colourful map of the Danube over three sheets, showing from Lake Geneva east to Constantinople.
[Ref: 8316]    £650.00 ($863 • €743 rates)


RABATTA, Augusto & BAILOU, Jean Baptist de. [An 18th century playing-card map of the Balkans]
Turchia settentrionale. Florence: Aniello Lamberti, 1779. Original colour. Sheet size 115 x 73mm.
A rare miniature map of the Balkans, engraved by Lamberti for the 'Minchiate', the Florentine version of the Tarot, which had each card marked with an arcane symbol. The full set was published in Augusto Da Rabatta and Jean Baptiste De Baillou's pocket atlas 'Nuovo Atlante Generale'. Information on the map is minimal, but an extensive key gives the names of the various regions.
[Ref: 12960]    £650.00 ($863 • €743 rates)


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