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Francois Valentijn

Francois Valentijn




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1724 - Baay van Tricoen Male . . .

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One of the earliest printed maps of Trincomalee Bay, from Valentyn's Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indien. Finely detailed map of the Trincomalee Bay in Sri Lanka. Valentijn was born in 1666 in Dordrecht, Holland, but spent significant time in the tropics,...


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1724 - Punto de Galle

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Fine early view of Colombo, Sri Lanka, including a number of buildings along the coast and the Indian Ocean teeming with vessels. Francois Valentijn Francois Valentijn was born in 1666 in Dordrecht, Holland, but spent significant time in the tropics,...


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1724 - Karte van der Trinquemale-Bay

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Fine early view of Trincomallee Bay, Sri Lanka, with soundings, compass rose and other details. The map is oriented with Southwest at the top. Francois Valentijn Francois Valentijn was born in 1666 in Dordrecht, Holland, but spent significant time in...


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1728 - De Stadt Dabul

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Nice bird's eye-view of the Town of Dabul , from Francois Valentyn's Oud en Nieuw Oost Indien, part V : Beschryving van Coromandel, Pegu, Arrakan, Bengale, Mocha, Persien, Malakka, Sumatra, Ceylon. Francois Valentijn (1666-1727) was a minister,...


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1725 - (Banten) De Stad Bantam

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Fine early view of Bantam (Banten) which illustrated the work of Francois Valentijn. Includes a key locating about 30 points of interest. François Valentijn (1666-1727), a missionary, worked at Amboina from 1684 to 1694 and 1705 to 1713. He also...


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1728 - Astjien

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Nice bird's eye-view of the Town of Atjien on the northernmost point of Sumatra, from Francois Valentyn's Oud en Nieuw Oost Indien, part V : Beschryving van Coromandel, Pegu, Arrakan, Bengale, Mocha, Persien, Malakka, Sumatra, Ceylon. Francois...


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1724 - Manilhas Bay

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The Earliest Obtainable Large-Format Chart of Manila Bay Fine dark impression of Francois Valentijn's chart of Manila Bay, from his important Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indien. The striking chart is the earliest obtainable chart to show Manila Bay in such...


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1724 - (Philippine Islands) Lucon of Luconia

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The Earliest Obtainable Large-Format Chart of the Philippines. Rare chart of the Philippine Islands from Valentijn's important Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indien. A striking, large-format map, it is the earliest obtainable map of this size and detail to focus...


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1726 - De Talautse Eylanden

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A fascinating map of part of the Moluccas, published by Valentijn. Francois Valentijn was an prominent historian of the Dutch East India Company (VOC) who is best known for Oud en Nieuw Oost Indien, which was published by Joannes van Braam and Gerard...


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1724 - [Cape of Good Hope, South Africa]

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Fine Chart of the Cape of Good Hope from an Important History of the Dutch in the East Indies Nice example of Francois Valentijn's chart of the coast of South Africa near the Cape of Good Hope and Table Bay. It featured in his Oud en Nieuw...


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0 - Kaart der Reyse van Abel Tasman volgens syn eygen opstel. J. van Braam et G. onder de Linden Excud. Cum Privil.

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A Foundational Rarity for the Mapping of Australia and The Earliest Printed Map of Australia Based Upon Tasman's Discoveries Antique engraved map showing the track of Abel Tasman's First Voyage of 1642-43, when he sailed from Mauritius. Although the...