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  BRITISH ISLES 
 Road Maps 

OGILBY, John. [Facsimile of Ogilby's 'Britannia' road atlas]
Britannia Vol 1. or an Illustration of ye Kingdom of England and Dominion of Wales By a Geographical or Historical Description of the Principal Roads. London: Arthur Duckham, 1939. Oblong 4to, original cloth gilt; descriptive label on front pastedown; pp. (7)+101 facsimile road maps. A few signs of age.
A facsimile of Europe's first printed road atlas, originally published 1675, with a general map and 100 plates of the roads of England and Wales, shown as strip maps on trompe l'oeil scrolls. When Duckham's original copy of the Britannia came up at auction it was described as the only known example in contemporary colour.
[Ref: 18243]    £48.00 ($63 • €54 rates)


 British Islands 

Illustrated London News. [Pictorial map of the Isle of Wight]
The Isle of Wight London, ILN, 1858. Glyphograph, sheet 400 x 280mm.
Information on the reverse relating to the vignettes around the map which show Osborn House, Black Gang Chine. Shanklin Chine, Hambrough Castle and the Needles lighthouse. Published May 8th 1858.
[Ref: 15188]    £55.00 ($72 • €62 rates)


 Scotland 

FADEN, William. [Miniature map of Scotland]
Scotland or North Britain London: Faden, 1798. Original colour. Sheet size 155 x 180 mm.
Map of Scotland engraved by William Palmer for Faden's 'Atlas Minimus Universalis'. William Faden was geographer to George III.
[Ref: 16341]    £100.00 ($131 • €112 rates)


 Ireland 

FADEN, William. [Miniature map of Ireland]
Ireland divided into Provinces and Counties. London: Faden, 1798. Original colour. Sheet size 155 x 180 mm.
Map of Ireland engraved by William Palmer for Faden's 'Atlas Minimus Universalis'. William Faden was geographer to George III.
[Ref: 16342]    £90.00 ($118 • €101 rates)


  EUROPE 
 BENELUX 

BRION DE LA TOUR, Louis. [18th Century map of the Netherlands]
Les Pays Bas François, Austrichiens, et Hollandois... Paris, Desnos, 1786. Original colour. 280 x 310mm.
The Netherlands, with a decorative title cartouche and separately-printed frame-like border. The original colour concentrates on the northern provinces.
[Ref: 7492]    £75.00 ($98 • €84 rates)


 The Netherlands 

ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Normandy]
Descript Frisiae. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Frisia, northern Holland. 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: 14717]    £80.00 ($105 • €90 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Zeeland]
Zelandicarum Insularum descriptio. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Zeeland. 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: 14720]    £90.00 ($118 • €101 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Gelderland]
Gelria Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Gelderland. 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: 14727]    £65.00 ($85 • €73 rates)


FADEN, William. [Miniature map of the Netherlands]
VII Untied Provinces, Netherlands and Principality of Liege. London: Faden, 1798. Original colour. Sheet size 155 x 180 mm.
Map of The Netherlands engraved by William Palmer for Faden's 'Atlas Minimus Universalis'. William Faden was geographer to George III.
[Ref: 16343]    £65.00 ($85 • €73 rates)


LUFFMAN, John. [Early 19th Century plan of Vlissingen]
Flushing. Engrav'd for Luffman's Select Plans. Flushing, a fortified Town and Port of Zealand, in the Island of Walcheren, at the mouth of the West Scheldt 8 miles South of Middleburg. London: Luffman, 1801. 135 x 160mm. Paper lightly age-toned.
Plan of Vlissingen, known in English as 'Flushing', published in Luffman's 'Select Plans of the Principal Cities, Harbours, Forts &c. in the World'.
[Ref: 13186]    £70.00 ($92 • €79 rates)


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