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ROSACCIO, Giuseppe. [Vlore, Albania]
Valona. Venice: Giacomo Franco, 1598. 100 x 175mm.
Vlore, Albania, published in Rosaccio's 'Viaggio da Venetia a Constantinopoli'.
[Ref: 9162]    £200.00 ($269 • €227 rates)


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 ($377 • €318 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [Dalmatia]
Illyricum. Antwerp, J.B.Vrients, 1602, Italian edition. 90 x 125mm.
Dalmatia, from the plate engraved by the Arsenius brothers, first issued 1601, with longitude and latitude numbers in the borders. Vrients did not purchase the Arsenius plates from Keerbergen until after 1604, so he must have rented the plates or bought printed sheets for this edition. KOEMAN: Ort 61.
[Ref: 9140]    £80.00 ($108 • €91 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 ($296 • €250 rates)


BLAEU, Johannes. [17th century map of Macedonia]
Macedonia Epirus et Achaia. Amsterdam, 1662, Latin text edition. Original colour. 410 x 515mm.
Northern Greece, Albania and Macedonia, with Corfu distinctly shown. A decorative title cartouche is flanked by an armed Turk and a satyr bearing a palm leaf. ZACHARAKIS: 248, illus; KOEMAN: Bl 56a.
[Ref: 10074]    £280.00 ($377 • €318 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 ($161 • €136 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 ($87 • €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 ($592 • €500 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 ($8,070 • €6,816 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 ($383 • €324 rates)


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