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  EUROPE 
 Spain & Portugal 

BION, Nicolas. [Early 18th Century Map of Iberia]
L'Espagne Dresse sur les Observations de l'Academie Royale des Sciences et suivent les Memoires les plus Nouveaux. Paris, 1710. Coloured. 165 x 193mm.
Issued by Bion who was also known as a globe-maker.
[Ref: 11338]    £160.00 ($215 • €182 rates)


MOLL, Herman. [Two-sheet antique map of the Iberian Peninsula]
A New and Exact Map of Spain & Portugal Divided into its Kingdoms and Principalities &c with ye Principal Roads... London: John Bowles, Philip Overton, Thomas Bowles, & John King, c.1725. Original outline colour. Two sheets conjoined, total 620 x 990mm. Laid on linen, wear at binding folds as usual in these large maps.
Moll's large-format map of Spain and Portugal, published in 1711, during the War of the Spanish Succession. A decorative cartouche surrounds a dedication to the Duke of Argyll, the 'General of Her Majesty's Forces in Spain', and the battles of Gibraltar and Fort Mahon are both marked, recent victories for the English. Also of interest is the 'Advertisment', containing one of Moll's famous attacks on his competitors. It starts: 'Among all ye Cheats that ye world are dayly abus'd with, none have lately been more Scandalous than that of Maps'.
[Ref: 12707]    £1,100.00 ($1,480 • €1,250 rates)


MOLL, Herman. [The Iberian Peninsula]
Spain & Portugal Divided into its Kingdoms and Principalities &c with ye Principal Roads... London, John Bowles, Thomas Bowles, c.1730. Coloured. 205 x 260mm.
Depicting the Iberian peninsula, the Straight of Gibraltar and the Balearic Islands.
[Ref: 11529]    £150.00 ($202 • €170 rates)


BOSSUET, Jacques Benigne. [Miniature Map of Spain]
Espagne. Amsterdam, François L'Honoré, 1743. Coloured. 145 x 165.
A charming pocket map of the Iberian peninsula and Balearic Islands. Credited in the title to Nicholas Sanson Jr.
[Ref: 10243]    £100.00 ($135 • €114 rates)


LE ROUGE, Georges-Louis. L' Espagne Suivant Les Nouvelles Observations. Paris, Crépy, c.1767, coloured, 210 x 280mm
An attractive map of the Iberian Peninsula marking out its regional boundaries and principal cities and towns. Crépy acquired the c.1748 Le Rouge plates, and re-issued them in Paris, often putting his imprint & the date 1767 in the cartouche.
[Ref: 8841]    £150.00 ($202 • €170 rates)


BRION DE LA TOUR, Louis. [18th century map of Spain & Portugal]
L'Espagne et Le Portugal Divisés Par Gouvernemens Généraux Et Provinces Ecclésiastiques. Desnos, Paris, 1770, Original colour 430 x 560mm
Fine example of this scarce 1770 delux edition map of Spain and Portugal divided according to regional government and ecclesiastical boundaries This edition includes a highly decorative architectural border frame showing cherubs, globes and garlands, this border has been refined and embellished by Aveline following the first appearance in the 1766 deluxe edition of the map. The map has French text in two columns, left and right of the map.
[Ref: 15667]    £280.00 ($377 • €318 rates)


LOPEZ, Don Thomas. [An 18th century Spanish map of Iberia]
Mapa General de España, dedicatdo Al Serenissimo Señor Don Carlos Antonio, Principe de Asturias. Madrid, 1770. Original colour. 505 x 605mm.
A rare map of Spain and Portugal, by Don Thomas Lopez de Vargas Machuca (1730-1802), Geographer to the King of Spain. The dedication is to the heir to the throne, later Charles IV (1748-1819), forced to abdicate in 1808.
[Ref: 14231]    £700.00 ($942 • €795 rates)


BRION DE LA TOUR, Louis. [Spain & Portugal]
L'Espagne Et Le Portugal Divisés Par Gouvernemens Généraux Et Provinces Ecclésiastiques Desnos, Paris, 1786, coloured, 235 x 265mm
From the "Géographie Moderne Historique Et Politique". Spain and Portugal divided according to regional government and ecclesiastical boundaries. With inset pasted explanatory texts on either side, and a decorative rococo title cartouche flanked on one side by a lion in the lower right hand corner of the map.
[Ref: 7518]    £125.00 ($168 • €142 rates)


CASSINI, Giovanni Maria. [Spain & Portugal]
Li Regni di Spagna e di Portogallo.. Rome, 1794. Original colour. 350 x 490mm.
An uncommon map of the Iberian Peninsula, published in the 'Nuovo Atlante Geografico Universale', with a decorative title cartouche.
[Ref: 13867]    £300.00 ($404 • €341 rates)


WYLD, James. [Spain & Portugal]
Edinburgh, 1824. Coloured. 295 x 225mm.
Detailed map of Spain and Portugal. With a vignette 'Bay of Lisbon'. Printed by Thomson.
[Ref: 13315]    £80.00 ($108 • €91 rates)


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