New Additions

Zocchi's dramatic views of mid-18th century Florence

ZOCCHI, Giuseppe.

Scelta di XXIV Vedute delle principali Contrade, Piazze, Chiese, e Palazzi della Città di Firenze.

Florence: Guiseppe Bouchard, 1754. Second edition. Large folio: contemporary half calf with marbled boards, old mss. title label on front board; engr. dedication, double-page engr. title, 24 double-page plates, as called for.

Stock ID : 14735

£24,500

19th century plan of Geneva

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

Geneva. (Genève)

London, Charles Knight, c.1845. Original colour. Steel-engraving, 300 x 375mm.

Stock ID : 20913

£120

A double-hemisphere world map with Cook's three voyages

MILLAR, George H.

A New and Accurate Map of the World, Comprehending all the New Discoveries, in Both Hemispheres; carefully brought down to the Present Year 1782.

London, c.1782. Coloured. 305 x 470mm.

Stock ID : 21764

£700

A mid-18th century Italian map of Liguria

ALBRIZZI, Giovanni Battista.

Carta Geografica del Governo Della Liguria o sia dello Stato della Republica di Genova.

Venice, 1750. Coloured. 330 x 405mm.

Stock ID : 21762

£400

An early town plan of Milan

CADORIN, Matteo.

Milano.

Padua:, Lasor à Varea, 1713. Coloured. 120 x 170mm, set in a page of text.

Stock ID : 21761

£250

A mid 18th century double-hemisphere world map

JAGEN, Jan van.

[Untitled world map.]

Amsterdam, Keur, 1748. Coloured. 300 x 450mm.

Stock ID : 21759

£1,200

An early 18th century English map of Tartary

WELLS, Edward.

A New Map of Great Tartary, and China, with the adjoyning Parts of Asia, taken from Mr de Fers Map of Asia. Dedicated to His Highness William Duke of Glocester.

Oxford, 1700. Coloured. 370 x 490mm.

Stock ID : 21758

£320

A decorative map of the province of Holland

BLAEU, Willem Janszoon.

Hollandia Comitatus.

Amsterdam, 1663, Spanish text edition. Original colour. 390 x 520mm.

Stock ID : 21756

£700

A scarce English sea chart of north west Africa

THORNTON, John.

A Chart of the Coast of Barbaria with the Western, Canaria, & Cape de Verd, Isles Bay Sam:l Thornton at the Signe of England, Scotland & Ireland in the Minories London.

London: Samuel Thornton, c. 1711. Coloured. 435 x 530mm.

Stock ID : 21754

£650

An early English chart of the entrance to the Red Sea

THORNTON, John.

A Chart of the Straits of Babelmandell and Moha. By Sam.l Thornton at the signe of England Scotl.d and Ireland in the Minories London.

London: Samuel Thornton, c. 1711. Coloured. 440 x 545mm.

Stock ID : 21753

£400

A map of the British Empire for an Australian insurance company

BACON, George Washington.

The National Mutual Life Association of Australasia Limited. Map of the World Showing the British Empire.

London: G.W. Bacon & Co Ltd, 1948. Colour printed map with a calendar. 690 x 505mm, on metal stretchers.

Stock ID : 21719

£425

A 17th century map of Catalonia

DE WIT, Frederick.

Accuratissima Principatus Cataloniae et Comitatuum Ruscinonis, et Cerretaniae Descriptio.

Amsterdam, c.1688. Old colour. 490 x 575mm.

Stock ID : 21718

£550

A decorative map of Greece and the Aegean

VISSCHER, Nicolas Jansz.

[Hellas] Seu Graecia Universa. Auctore J. Laurenbergio.

Amsterdam, c.1700. Old colour. 470 x 570mm.

Stock ID : 21717

£475

An uncommon First World War cartographic keepsake

Anonymous.

It's a Long, Long, Way to Tipperary, My Heart's Right There.

c.1914. Colour-printed cotton handkerchief. 320 x 330mm.

Stock ID : 21716

£600

17th century English map of Nottinghamshire

SPEED, John.

The Countie of Nottingham described The Shire Townes Situation and the Earls There of observed.

London: George Humble, 1627. Coloured. 390 x 500mm.

Stock ID : 21715

£550

The United States on the brink of Civil War

ETTLING, Theodor.

Map of the United States of North America, Upper & Lower Canada, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia & British Columbia, Mexico, Cuba, Jamaica, St Domingo and the Bahama Islands.

London, ILN, 1861. Wood engraving printed in colour, printed area 780 x 920mm.

Stock ID : 21713

£400

Map of the Empire of Alexander the Great

ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, Didier.

Antiquor? Imperiorum Tabula, in quâ prae coeteris, Macedonicum seu Alexandri Magni Imperium et Expeditiones exarantur.

Paris, 1753. Coloured. 485 x 625mm.

Stock ID : 21710

£325

A double-hemisphere map of the world on two sheets

LAS CASAS, Emmanuel.

[World] Mappa A. Mappa B.

Venice, G. Tasso, 1832. Original colour. Map 375 x 630mm, with two panels of text, total 375 x 930m.

Stock ID : 21709

£450

Unusual pair of large-format maps of New Zealand

VANDERMAELEN, Philippe.

Océanique. Partie de la N.le Zèlande. No. 59. [& 60.]

Brussels, 1827. Original colour. Two lithographic maps, each c. 500 x 530mm.

Stock ID : 21699

£1,500

A map of India according to the Jesuits

ANVILLE, Jean Baptiste B. D'.

Nouvelle Carte d'une Grande Partie de la Presqu'Isle des Indes en deça du Gange. Dressée sur deux cartes manuscrites des RR. PP. Jesuites Missionaires dans ce pays.

Paris, 1737. Coloured. 360 x 265mm.

Stock ID : 21687

£220

An Italian satire of mankind torturing the world

GROSSI, Augusto.

Povero Mondo! Seguiterà ad andar oltre, sempre imbarazzato in mezzo a tanti che vogliono farlo camminare e tirarlo a modo loro.

Bologna: Il Papagallo, 1879. Chromolithograph. Sheet 410 x 610mm.

Stock ID : 21674

£650

The 15th century Borgia Mappa Mundi

Anonymous.

Mappamondo intagliato in rame, specie di lavoro damaschinato XV.o Secolo.

Italian, c.1800. 360 x 235mm.

Stock ID : 21666

£850

Mid-19th century map of London

MEYER, Joseph.

London 1845.

Hildberghausen, 1845. Coloured steel-engraving. Two sheets conjoined, total 410 x 650mm.

Stock ID : 21660

£650

Mid-19th century map of Persia with fine colour

GELLATLY, John.

Persia.

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, & London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original colour. 295 x 360mm

Stock ID : 21659

£120

A detailed plan of St Petersburg in the 1820s

HALL, Sidney.

St. Petersburgh. Drawn from a Plan published at the État Major, from a Trigonometrical Survey, 1827.

London; Henry Colburn, 1828. Coloured. 310 x 385mm.

Stock ID : 21658

£280

Mid-19th century map of Spain and Portugal with fine colour

GELLATLY, John.

Spain and Portugal.

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, & London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original colour. 295 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 21657

£110

Mid-19th century map of North America with fine colour

GELLATLY, John.

British America.

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, & London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original colour. 295 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 21656

£110

A French map of the world on Mercator's Projection

ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, Didier.

Mappe Monde suivant la projection des cartes reduites. 1778

Paris, c.1778. Coloured. 260 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 21654

£240

A 19th century map of the Lesser Antilles

BORGHI, A.Bartolommeo.

Le Piccole Antille dette anche L'Isole del Vento.

Florence, 1817. Old colour. 335 x 250mm.

Stock ID : 21653

£180

An 17th century map of Sri Lanka

ROTHGIESSER, Andres Lorensen.

Ceilon olim Taprobana.

Hamburg, 1969. Coloured. 115 x 145mm, set in letterpress text.

Stock ID : 21644

£240

A 16th century woodcut map of Lesbos

THEVET, André

[De l'Isle de Metelin, dicte des Anciens Lesbos.]

Paris, 1575. Coloured woodcut, printed area 135 x 160mm, set in a page of French text.

Stock ID : 21643

£300

A 16th century woodcut map of the Holy Land & Cyprus

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

[Palestine & Cyprus.]

Basle, Henri Petri, c.1553, French text edition. Coloured woodcut, printed area 260 x 170mm.

Stock ID : 21642

£200

An 17th century two-sheet map of England and Wales

CORONELLI, Vincenzo Maria.

Parte Settentrionale del Regno D'Inghilterra...; Parte Meridionale...

Venice, 1691. Coloured. Two sheets conjoined, total 900 x 615mm.

Stock ID : 21517

£750

The frontispiece to an 18th century celestial atlas

FLEISCHMANN, August Christian.

[The frontispiece of 'Mercurii Philosphici Firmamentum Firmianum'.]

Frankfurt, 1730. Fine original hand colour with gold highlights. 145 x 160mm.

Stock ID : 21474

£240

A 16th century miniature map of Elba

LANGENES, Barent.

Elba.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21362

£200

A 16th century miniature map of Ischia

LANGENES, Barent.

Ischia insula.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21361

£200

A 16th century miniature map of Perugia

LANGENES, Barent.

Perusia.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21360

£150

A 16th century miniature map of Brescia region

LANGENES, Barent.

Bresciano.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21359

£150

A 16th century miniature map of Abruzzo

LANGENES, Barent.

Aprutium.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21358

£150

A 16th century miniature map of Orvieto and Umbria

LANGENES, Barent.

Orvietum.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21357

£150

A 16th century miniature map of Verona

LANGENES, Barent.

Veronensis Ager.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21356

£120

A 16th century miniature map of Ancona and surroundings

LANGENES, Barent.

Marcha Anconae olim Picenum. 1572.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21355

£180

A 16th century miniature map of Friuli

LANGENES, Barent.

Forum Iulii.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21354

£150

INDEX

New Additions

Zocchi's dramatic views of mid-18th century Florence

ZOCCHI, Giuseppe.

Scelta di XXIV Vedute delle principali Contrade, Piazze, Chiese, e Palazzi della Città di Firenze.

Florence: Guiseppe Bouchard, 1754. Second edition. Large folio: contemporary half calf with marbled boards, old mss. title label on front board; engr. dedication, double-page engr. title, 24 double-page plates, as called for.

Stock ID : 14735

£24,500

19th century plan of Geneva

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

Geneva. (Genève)

London, Charles Knight, c.1845. Original colour. Steel-engraving, 300 x 375mm.

Stock ID : 20913

£120

A double-hemisphere world map with Cook's three voyages

MILLAR, George H.

A New and Accurate Map of the World, Comprehending all the New Discoveries, in Both Hemispheres; carefully brought down to the Present Year 1782.

London, c.1782. Coloured. 305 x 470mm.

Stock ID : 21764

£700

A mid-18th century Italian map of Liguria

ALBRIZZI, Giovanni Battista.

Carta Geografica del Governo Della Liguria o sia dello Stato della Republica di Genova.

Venice, 1750. Coloured. 330 x 405mm.

Stock ID : 21762

£400

An early town plan of Milan

CADORIN, Matteo.

Milano.

Padua:, Lasor à Varea, 1713. Coloured. 120 x 170mm, set in a page of text.

Stock ID : 21761

£250

A mid 18th century double-hemisphere world map

JAGEN, Jan van.

[Untitled world map.]

Amsterdam, Keur, 1748. Coloured. 300 x 450mm.

Stock ID : 21759

£1,200

An early 18th century English map of Tartary

WELLS, Edward.

A New Map of Great Tartary, and China, with the adjoyning Parts of Asia, taken from Mr de Fers Map of Asia. Dedicated to His Highness William Duke of Glocester.

Oxford, 1700. Coloured. 370 x 490mm.

Stock ID : 21758

£320

A decorative map of the province of Holland

BLAEU, Willem Janszoon.

Hollandia Comitatus.

Amsterdam, 1663, Spanish text edition. Original colour. 390 x 520mm.

Stock ID : 21756

£700

A scarce English sea chart of north west Africa

THORNTON, John.

A Chart of the Coast of Barbaria with the Western, Canaria, & Cape de Verd, Isles Bay Sam:l Thornton at the Signe of England, Scotland & Ireland in the Minories London.

London: Samuel Thornton, c. 1711. Coloured. 435 x 530mm.

Stock ID : 21754

£650

An early English chart of the entrance to the Red Sea

THORNTON, John.

A Chart of the Straits of Babelmandell and Moha. By Sam.l Thornton at the signe of England Scotl.d and Ireland in the Minories London.

London: Samuel Thornton, c. 1711. Coloured. 440 x 545mm.

Stock ID : 21753

£400

A map of the British Empire for an Australian insurance company

BACON, George Washington.

The National Mutual Life Association of Australasia Limited. Map of the World Showing the British Empire.

London: G.W. Bacon & Co Ltd, 1948. Colour printed map with a calendar. 690 x 505mm, on metal stretchers.

Stock ID : 21719

£425

A 17th century map of Catalonia

DE WIT, Frederick.

Accuratissima Principatus Cataloniae et Comitatuum Ruscinonis, et Cerretaniae Descriptio.

Amsterdam, c.1688. Old colour. 490 x 575mm.

Stock ID : 21718

£550

A decorative map of Greece and the Aegean

VISSCHER, Nicolas Jansz.

[Hellas] Seu Graecia Universa. Auctore J. Laurenbergio.

Amsterdam, c.1700. Old colour. 470 x 570mm.

Stock ID : 21717

£475

An uncommon First World War cartographic keepsake

Anonymous.

It's a Long, Long, Way to Tipperary, My Heart's Right There.

c.1914. Colour-printed cotton handkerchief. 320 x 330mm.

Stock ID : 21716

£600

17th century English map of Nottinghamshire

SPEED, John.

The Countie of Nottingham described The Shire Townes Situation and the Earls There of observed.

London: George Humble, 1627. Coloured. 390 x 500mm.

Stock ID : 21715

£550

The United States on the brink of Civil War

ETTLING, Theodor.

Map of the United States of North America, Upper & Lower Canada, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia & British Columbia, Mexico, Cuba, Jamaica, St Domingo and the Bahama Islands.

London, ILN, 1861. Wood engraving printed in colour, printed area 780 x 920mm.

Stock ID : 21713

£400

Map of the Empire of Alexander the Great

ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, Didier.

Antiquor? Imperiorum Tabula, in quâ prae coeteris, Macedonicum seu Alexandri Magni Imperium et Expeditiones exarantur.

Paris, 1753. Coloured. 485 x 625mm.

Stock ID : 21710

£325

A double-hemisphere map of the world on two sheets

LAS CASAS, Emmanuel.

[World] Mappa A. Mappa B.

Venice, G. Tasso, 1832. Original colour. Map 375 x 630mm, with two panels of text, total 375 x 930m.

Stock ID : 21709

£450

Unusual pair of large-format maps of New Zealand

VANDERMAELEN, Philippe.

Océanique. Partie de la N.le Zèlande. No. 59. [& 60.]

Brussels, 1827. Original colour. Two lithographic maps, each c. 500 x 530mm.

Stock ID : 21699

£1,500

A map of India according to the Jesuits

ANVILLE, Jean Baptiste B. D'.

Nouvelle Carte d'une Grande Partie de la Presqu'Isle des Indes en deça du Gange. Dressée sur deux cartes manuscrites des RR. PP. Jesuites Missionaires dans ce pays.

Paris, 1737. Coloured. 360 x 265mm.

Stock ID : 21687

£220

An Italian satire of mankind torturing the world

GROSSI, Augusto.

Povero Mondo! Seguiterà ad andar oltre, sempre imbarazzato in mezzo a tanti che vogliono farlo camminare e tirarlo a modo loro.

Bologna: Il Papagallo, 1879. Chromolithograph. Sheet 410 x 610mm.

Stock ID : 21674

£650

The 15th century Borgia Mappa Mundi

Anonymous.

Mappamondo intagliato in rame, specie di lavoro damaschinato XV.o Secolo.

Italian, c.1800. 360 x 235mm.

Stock ID : 21666

£850

Mid-19th century map of London

MEYER, Joseph.

London 1845.

Hildberghausen, 1845. Coloured steel-engraving. Two sheets conjoined, total 410 x 650mm.

Stock ID : 21660

£650

Mid-19th century map of Persia with fine colour

GELLATLY, John.

Persia.

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, & London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original colour. 295 x 360mm

Stock ID : 21659

£120

A detailed plan of St Petersburg in the 1820s

HALL, Sidney.

St. Petersburgh. Drawn from a Plan published at the État Major, from a Trigonometrical Survey, 1827.

London; Henry Colburn, 1828. Coloured. 310 x 385mm.

Stock ID : 21658

£280

Mid-19th century map of Spain and Portugal with fine colour

GELLATLY, John.

Spain and Portugal.

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, & London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original colour. 295 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 21657

£110

Mid-19th century map of North America with fine colour

GELLATLY, John.

British America.

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, & London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original colour. 295 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 21656

£110

A French map of the world on Mercator's Projection

ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, Didier.

Mappe Monde suivant la projection des cartes reduites. 1778

Paris, c.1778. Coloured. 260 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 21654

£240

A 19th century map of the Lesser Antilles

BORGHI, A.Bartolommeo.

Le Piccole Antille dette anche L'Isole del Vento.

Florence, 1817. Old colour. 335 x 250mm.

Stock ID : 21653

£180

An 17th century map of Sri Lanka

ROTHGIESSER, Andres Lorensen.

Ceilon olim Taprobana.

Hamburg, 1969. Coloured. 115 x 145mm, set in letterpress text.

Stock ID : 21644

£240

A 16th century woodcut map of Lesbos

THEVET, André

[De l'Isle de Metelin, dicte des Anciens Lesbos.]

Paris, 1575. Coloured woodcut, printed area 135 x 160mm, set in a page of French text.

Stock ID : 21643

£300

A 16th century woodcut map of the Holy Land & Cyprus

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

[Palestine & Cyprus.]

Basle, Henri Petri, c.1553, French text edition. Coloured woodcut, printed area 260 x 170mm.

Stock ID : 21642

£200

An 17th century two-sheet map of England and Wales

CORONELLI, Vincenzo Maria.

Parte Settentrionale del Regno D'Inghilterra...; Parte Meridionale...

Venice, 1691. Coloured. Two sheets conjoined, total 900 x 615mm.

Stock ID : 21517

£750

The frontispiece to an 18th century celestial atlas

FLEISCHMANN, August Christian.

[The frontispiece of 'Mercurii Philosphici Firmamentum Firmianum'.]

Frankfurt, 1730. Fine original hand colour with gold highlights. 145 x 160mm.

Stock ID : 21474

£240

A 16th century miniature map of Elba

LANGENES, Barent.

Elba.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21362

£200

A 16th century miniature map of Ischia

LANGENES, Barent.

Ischia insula.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21361

£200

A 16th century miniature map of Perugia

LANGENES, Barent.

Perusia.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21360

£150

A 16th century miniature map of Brescia region

LANGENES, Barent.

Bresciano.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21359

£150

A 16th century miniature map of Abruzzo

LANGENES, Barent.

Aprutium.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21358

£150

A 16th century miniature map of Orvieto and Umbria

LANGENES, Barent.

Orvietum.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21357

£150

A 16th century miniature map of Verona

LANGENES, Barent.

Veronensis Ager.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21356

£120

A 16th century miniature map of Ancona and surroundings

LANGENES, Barent.

Marcha Anconae olim Picenum. 1572.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21355

£180

A 16th century miniature map of Friuli

LANGENES, Barent.

Forum Iulii.

Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21354

£150