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  ASIA 
 India 

BERGHAUS, Dr Heinrich. [19th century map of India]
Volker-karte der indischen welt. Gotha: J. Perthes, 1852. Original colour. 350 x 420mm.
Detailed map of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Includes dialtects, languages and ethnicities. From Dr. Heinrich Berghaus' Physikalischer Atlas.
[Ref: 17389]    £120.00 ($156 • €138 rates)


MACKENZIE, William. [Plan of Delhi during the Indian Mutiny]
Plan of Delhi 1857-58. Edinburgh, 1860. Original colour. Lithograph 160 x 240mm.
Colour lithograph plan of Delhi engraved by Guyot and Wood for a history of the Indian Mutiny.
[Ref: 17183]    £250.00 ($325 • €288 rates)


TALLIS, John. [Map of India under the Raj]
British India. London, J.Tallis & Co., c.1851. Original outline colour. Steel engraving, 340 x 250mm.
A detailed map of India & Ceylon, with four attractive vignette scenes, including a view of Lahore and an Indian procession with elephants.
[Ref: 16155]    £175.00 ($228 • €201 rates)


WALKER, J. & C. [A large and detailed map of India]
Map of India from The most recent Authorities. London: William Houghton Allen, 1882. Steel engraving with original colour. Dissected and laid on linen with bookseller's ads, total 970 x 890mm, folded into a contemporary Stanfords buckram slipcase with title label. Fine.
A large and colourful map of India, also including Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and northern Burma. Originally published in the 1840s this example has been updated considerably; a new key of the possessions of the European powers is placed east of Sri Lanka, but the outline of the old key still remains in the lower left corner.
[Ref: 17410]    £550.00 ($715 • €633 rates)


 Sri Lanka 

APRÈS DE MANNEVILLETTE, Jean Baptiste d'. [18th century chart of Trincomalee]
Carte de la Baye et du Port de Trinquemalay dans L'Isle de Ceylan. Paris, c.1775. 510 x 690mm.
A detailed sea chart of the harbour of Trincomalee, engraved by Guillaume Dela Haye for Après de Mannevillette's 'Le Neptune Oriental'.
[Ref: 17489]    £600.00 ($780 • €690 rates)


 Persia 

MALLET, Alain Manesson. [17th century miniature map of Persia]
Perse Moderne. Paris, c.1683. Coloured. 150 x 105mm.
Published in the 'Description de l'Univers'.
[Ref: 17330]    £115.00 ($150 • €132 rates)


 Near East 

ORTELIUS, Abraham. [An early issue of Ortelius's map of the Turkish Empire]
Turcici Imperii Descriptio. Concordia parue res crecunt, Discordia maxime dilabuntur. Antwerp, 1573, Latin text edition. Coloured. 380 x 510mm.
A fine map of the Turkish Empire, stretching from the Danube to Arabia and around the Mediterranean west to Tripoli in Libya, with a title cartouche supported by two sphinxes. First published in 1570, this plate lasted only a decade: sometime in the course of 1579 the printing plate must have been damaged, as it was replaced by a very similar one with a different title cartouche. VAN DEN BROECKE: 168; TIBBETTS: 35.
[Ref: 17523]    £1,800.00 ($2,340 • €2,070 rates)


 Arabia 

MALLET, Alain Manesson. [17th century view of Medina]
Medine. Frankfurt, 1686. Coloured. 140 x 105mm.
A miniature view of Medina, with a column of pilgrims approaching the city. Published in the German edition of Mallet’s 'Description de l’Univers'. Mallet was a military engineer, cartographer and mathematician in the service of the French King, Louis XIV.
[Ref: 17277]    £175.00 ($228 • €201 rates)


MALLET, Alain Manesson. [17th century view of Mecca]
La Mecque. Frankfurt, 1686. Coloured. 140 x 105mm.
Miniature view of Mecca, from the German edition of Mallet’s 'Description de l’Univers'. Mallet was a military engineer, cartographer and mathematician in the service of the French King, Louis XIV.
[Ref: 17276]    £175.00 ($228 • €201 rates)


SANSON, Nicolas. [Sanson's small format map of Arabia]
L'Arabie Petree, Deserte, et Heureuse. Paris, 1702. Coloured. 195 x 265mm.
A detailed map of the Middle East focused on the Arabian Peninsula. Oman and Mecca are shown. Engraved by De Winter
[Ref: 17210]    £320.00 ($416 • €368 rates)


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