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  EUROPE 
 Luxembourg 

ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Luxembourg]
Lutzeburg. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Luxembourg. 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.
[Ref: 15563]    £80.00 ($104 • €90 rates)


 Baltic States 

TALLIS, John. [Mid 19th century map of the Baltic Sea]
Baltic Sea London, 1855, original outline colour. Printed area 340 x 260mm.
An attractive steel engraving, drawn and engraved by John Rapkin, by one of the last publishers of decorative atlases, with vignesttes of Kronstadt, St. Petersburg and Helsingfors.
[Ref: 16149]    £100.00 ($130 • €112 rates)


 Poland 

ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Prussia]
Prussiae Descrip. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Prussia. 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: 14701]    £100.00 ($130 • €112 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Silesia]
Silesiae Typus Descriptus et editus a Martino Heilwig Neisense, et Nobili viro Nicolao Rhedinger dedicat... Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Silesia. 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.
[Ref: 15567]    £80.00 ($104 • €90 rates)


 Scandinavia 

MALLET, Alain Manesson. [17th century miniature map of Scandinavia]
Ancienne Germanie. Paris, 1683. Coloured. 160 x 110mm. French text on verso.
Antique map of Scandinavia from Mallet's 'Description de l'Univers'.
[Ref: 13139]    £75.00 ($98 • €84 rates)


FADEN, William. [Miniature map of Scandinavia]
Scandinavia Comprehending Sweden, Norway and the Danish Isles London: Faden, 1798. Original colour. Sheet size 155 x 180 mm.
Map of Scandinavia engraved by T Foot for Faden's 'Atlas Minimus Universalis'. William Faden was geographer to George III.
[Ref: 16345]    £85.00 ($111 • €95 rates)


GINSBERG, William B. [Reference Book on Scandinavia]
Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic 1482-1601. Septentrionalium Press, 2006. New. Cloth & illus. d/w. pp. 214.
The first in-depth book to deal with the early mapping of Scandinavia and the far North, embellished with more than 180 illustrations. An essential reference book for those with an interest in early printing, the development of cartography and early polar exploration. Shipping within the UK is £10. Please email us if delivery is elsewhere.
[Ref: 18772]    £60.00 ($78 • €67 rates)


 Norway 

MALLET, Alain Manesson. [Spitzbergen]
Spitzbergen et N.Nemble. Paris, c.1683. Coloured. 140 x 100mm.
Published in the 'Description de l'Univers'.
[Ref: 8783]    £65.00 ($85 • €73 rates)


 Eastern Europe 

ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Hungary]
Hungariae Descriptio Wolfgango Lasio Desc. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Hungary. 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: 14715]    £80.00 ($104 • €90 rates)


DU VAL, Pierre. [Hungary]
Hongrie. Paris, 1682. original outline colour. 100 x 125mm.
A miniature map of Hungary also encompassing Slovakia and parts of Croatia, and marking the rivers and main settlements. Published in Du Val's 'Géographie Universelle'.
[Ref: 10776]    £100.00 ($130 • €112 rates)


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