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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 • €109 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 • €446 rates)


ALBRIZZI, Girolamo. [A scarce plan of the city and port of Scio]
Citta di Scio Conquistata dalle Aemi Della Seren:ma Republica di Venetia li ist Settemb.r 1694. Venice: Albrizzi, 1694. 180 x 350mm, with wide margins. Binding folds flattened.
Plan of the city of Scio with a 13-point key, published in 'Distintissima descrittione della città, porto & isola di Scio, conquistata dalle armi della Sereniss. Republica di Venetia. Sotto il comando del'ilustr. & ecc. Signor Antonio Zeno...'
[Ref: 17921]    £680.00 ($903 • €777 rates)


CORONELLI, Vincenzo Maria. [Corfu City]
Veduta della Fortezza Vecchia di Corfu verso Tramontana. Venice, c.1690. 110 x 270mm, set in a page of text.
View of the city of Corfu, with the title on a banner above.
[Ref: 7629]    £200.00 ($266 • €229 rates)


VISSCHER, Nicolas Jansz. [Morea during Venetian rule]
Peloponnesus hodie Morea... Amsterdam, 1698. Original colour. 455 x 560mm. A very fine example.
A decorative and detailed map of the Morea or Peloponnese, published at when it was in the tenuous possession of Venice. Thus the title cartouche features the campanile of St Mark's and the Venetian lion surrounded by vanquished Turks. ZACHARAKIS: 2350.
[Ref: 15291]    £650.00 ($863 • €743 rates)


AA, Pieter van der. [The fortress island of Spinalonga]
Haven en Vestingh Port et Fortresse de Spina Longa. Leiden: Pieter van der Aa, 1713. 265 x 170mm. Reapir in right margin.
The fortress of Spinalonga on the north coast of Crete. Originally part of the mainland, the Venetians cut through the causeway in 1526 to strengthen the fortifications. When the Ottomans captured Crete in 1669 Spinalonga held out, but was finally captured at the end of the Ottoman-Venetian war in 1715. Engraved by Decker for 'Le nouveau Theatre du Monde'. ZACKARAKIS: 30.
[Ref: 16105]    £70.00 ($93 • €80 rates)


BERTELLI, Donato. [A reissue of a 16th century map of Kythira]
Isola di Cerigo. Cythera. Padua: Lasor a Varea, 1713. 210 x 155mm.
First issued in c1570, this example comes from Lasor's geographical compendium 'Universus Terrarum Orbis Scriptorum calamo delineatus'. In the title 'Cythera' has been added to the plate. ZACHARAKIS: 1861.
[Ref: 16184]    £180.00 ($239 • €206 rates)


FER, Nicolas de. [A scarce 18th Century map of Greece and the Ægean]
La Grece ou La Partie Meridionale de la Turquie en Europe. Paris, 1715. Original outline colour. 475 x 675mm. Narrow right margin, folds strengthened on verso.
De Fer's uncommon large-format map of Greece, with Crete and the Ionian Islands. ZACHARAKIS: 1498/998.
[Ref: 16833]    £1,250.00 ($1,660 • €1,429 rates)


MALLET, Alain Manesson. [Costumes from the Isle of Chios]
F. les de l'Isle de Chio. Dusseldorf: Vogel, 1719. Coloured. 165 x 115mm.
German version of Mallet's illustration of female costumes in the island of Chios.
[Ref: 15575]    £75.00 ($100 • €86 rates)


SEUTTER, Matthäus. [Deatiled map of the Morea]
Peloponnesus Hodie Morea... Augsburg, c.1725. Original wash colour. 490 x 580mm. A very fine and crisp example.
A large map of the Peloponnese, with bright original colour. Although the Venetians had lost hold on the Morea in 1714, over a decade before publication, the title cartouche still features a Cross and of the Venerian lion surrounded by vanquished Turks. ZACHARAKIS: 2177.
[Ref: 15338]    £450.00 ($598 • €514 rates)


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