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 Greece 

CAMOCIO, Giovanni Francesco. [A 16th century Venetian map of the environs of Prevesa]
Colfo della Prevesa. Venice: Ferrando and/or Donato Bertelli, c.1575. 155 x 205mm.
Map of the environs of the Ottoman fortress of Prevesa with a fleet of galleys in the Gulf of Arta. In 1538 the Ottoman commander Barbarossa beat a Holy League fleet at the Battle of Prevesa. This plan was published in Camocio's 'Isole famose, porti fortezze e terre marittime sottoposte alla Ser.ma Sig.ria di Venezia' , a description of the places claimed as subject to the Republic of Venice. Second state, with plate number (34). ZACHARAKIS: 779.
[Ref: 13516]    £450.00 ($597 • €526 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Corfu]
Corfv. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Corfu. 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: 14697]    £160.00 ($212 • €187 rates)


BEREY, Nicolas. [A scarce 17th century map of Greece]
Graecia. Paris: Berey, 1663. Original colour. 420 x 520mm. An excellent example.
A very uncommon map of Greece, engraved by Jan Swelinck after Nicolas Sanson. The title cartouche features an Ottoman ruler, highlighting the Turkish rule over Greece. ZACHARAKIS: 3608, this early state not listed, only a Langlois edition of '1677?'.
[Ref: 16597]    £2,200.00 ($2,919 • €2,572 rates)


DU VAL, Pierre. [17th century map of Crete with a plan of Heraklion as it was taken by the Ottomans]
Candie Ville Metropolitaine de l'Isle de méme nom. soûmise au Grand Seigneur Mehemet IV. l'an 1669, apres un siege de plusiers années, le plus memorable de nostre siecle; Isle de Candie. Paris, 1669. Original colour. 515 x 400mm.
An uncommon map of Crete published at the climax of the Cretan War (1645-69), in which Heraklion was under siege for twenty-one years. First published in 1667, this state has been re-engraved with lines showing how the Ottomans made their final attack, forcing the depleted defenders to surrender. ZACHARAKIS: 3588, with later editions dated 1679 & 1686.
[Ref: 19061]    £550.00 ($730 • €643 rates)


MALLET, Alain Manesson. [17th century miniature map of the Cyclades archipelago]
I. de Zea, Thermia et Serifo. Paris, 1683. Coloured. 160 x 110mm. French text on verso.
Antique map of the Cyclades archipelago, with Kea, Dryopida and Serifos, from Mallet's 'Description de l'Univers'. In the foreground is a sea-battle.
[Ref: 13129]    £100.00 ($133 • €117 rates)


MALLET, Alain Manesson. [17th century miniature map of Sifnos & Milos]
I. De Sifanto et de Milo. Paris, 1683. Coloured. 160 x 110mm. French text on verso.
Antique map of the Greek islands of Sifnos & Milos, from Mallet's 'Description de l'Univers'.
[Ref: 13130]    £100.00 ($133 • €117 rates)


MALLET, Alain Manesson. [17th century bird's eye view of Crete]
Candie. Paris, 1683. Coloured. 160 x 110mm. French text on verso.
A small panorama of the port of Crete in the Greek islands from Mallet's 'Description de l'Univers'.
[Ref: 13132]    £110.00 ($146 • €129 rates)


MALLET, Alain Manesson. [17th century miniature map of Crete]
Isle de Candie. Paris, 1683. Coloured. 160 x 110mm. French text on verso.
Miniature map of the Greek island of Crete from Mallet's 'Description de l'Univers'.
[Ref: 13135]    £90.00 ($119 • €105 rates)


MALLET, Alain Manesson. [17th century miniature map of Crete]
Isle de Crete. Paris, 1683. Coloured. 160 x 110mm. French text on verso.
Miniature map of the Greek island of Crete from Mallet's 'Description de l'Univers'.
[Ref: 13137]    £95.00 ($126 • €111 rates)


DE ROSSI, Giovanni Giacomo. [Northern Greece]
Macedonia Epiro Livadia Albania e Ianna... Rome, 1684. 445 x 555mm.
Northern Greece, with Albania and Macedonia, engraved by F.D. Messanensis for the 'Mercurio Geographico'.
[Ref: 7686]    £390.00 ($518 • €456 rates)


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