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Antique rare maps of Romania





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1535 - (Balkans, Romania, Greece) (Tabula IX Europae - Title on Verso)

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Rare Early Regional Map of Romania, Greece, etc. Nice example of the 1525 edition of Lorenz Fries map of the Balkans, Romania and northern Greece First published in Strasbourg by Johannes Gruninger in 1522, Fries map is based upon Waldseemuller's map...


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1570 - Transilvania

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Nice example of Ortelius' map of Transylvania, from his Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas. The map is drawn from a rare map of Hungary prepared by Sambucas in 1566, which is in turn based upon Honter's map of 1532.


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1603 - Romaniae, (quae olim Thracia dicta) Vicinarumque Regionum, Uti Bulgariae, Walachiae, Syrfiae, etc. Descriptio. Auctore Iacobo Castaldo . . . MDLXXXIIII

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Striking example of Ortelius' map of Romania and contiguous regions west of the Black Sea and north of the Adriatic Coast. Countries located include Bessarabia, Valachia, Bulgaria, Moldova, Syrfia, Romania, Dalmatia and Servia. From Ortelius'...


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1610 - Transylvania

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Old color example map of Transylvania, from the Mercator-Hondius Atlas Sive Cosmographia. Provides a fine depiction of Transylvania at the beginning of the 17th Century.


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1627 - Transylvania

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Scarce map of Transylvania, published in Frankfurt by David Custodis (Custos).


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1635 - Transylvania Sibenburgen

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Fine old colored example of Blaeu's map of Transylvania and Sibenberg, first issued by Blaeu in 1634. Includes decorative cartouche and coat of arms.


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1635 - Walachia Servia, Bulgaria, Romania

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Nice old color example of Blaeu's map of the Lower Danube, Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia and Macedonia. Includes decorative cartouche, coat of arms, etc.


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1650 - Vetus Descriptio Daciarum Nec non Moesiarum . . . (Proof State)

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Extremely rare proof state of Jan Jansson's map of Romania, pre-dating the addition of the putti and decorations around the title box. The proof state is known in only a few examples and was mentioned by Peter Van der Krogt in the new edition of...


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1664 - Principaute de Transilvanie tiree de W. Lazius, de I Sambucus, et de G. Mercator &c. . . . 1664

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Finely detailed map of Transylvania, published by Nicolas Sanson in Paris. Sanson utilized the prior maps of several important mapmakers, including Wolfgang Lazius (1514-1565), Johannes Sambucus (1531-1584), Gerhard Mercator (1512-1594).


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1665 - Nova et Accurata Transylvaniae Descriptio

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Finely executed map of Transylvania, published in 1665 for Jansson's Atlas Maior. One of the earliest separately published maps of Transylvania.


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1681 - Transilvania, Walachia, Modovia, Bulgaria, Bessarab:

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Rare Miniature English Map of Romania, Transylvania, Moldovia, and Bulgaria Rare map of Romania, Transylvania, Moldovia, and Bulgaria, published by Sir Jonas Moore in London. The map appeared in Moore's A New Geography. Many of the plates in the...


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1690 - Nova et Accurata Transylvaniae Descriptio

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Finely executed map of Transylvania, originally published in 1665 for Jansson's Atlas Maior, and later acquired by Schenk and Valk. One of the earliest separately published maps of Transylvania.


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1696 - Principaute de Transilvanie Divisee en Cinq Nations, Subivisee en Quartiers et Comtez Tiree de Plusieurs Memoires Nouveaux. a l'Usage de Monseigneur Le Duc de Bourgogne. Par son tres Humble, et tres Obeissant Serviteur. H. Jaillot, a Paris. 1696.

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Finely detailed map of Transylvania, published in Paris by Hubert Jaillot in 1696. The map is centered on Aux Moldaves and covers the area between Russie Rouge ou Noir Montagnes Appellees (Red Russia or Black Mountains) to the north, Autrefois De La...


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1713 - [Tighina / Bender, Moldavia -- Dniester River] Plan von der Festung Bendern am Dniester Flus, zwischen der Moldau, westlichen Nogai und Bessarabien an einen Morast gelegen

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Finely Illustrated Map of the Bendery Fortress in Moldova with Ottoman Punishment Scene Excellent rendition of the area near present-day Bender (Tighina), Moldova showing military and topographical landmarks with a fascinating accompanying...


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1729 - The North Part of Turky in Europe Slavonia &c.

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Interesting early 18th Century map of Balkans region, at a time when the region was still controlled by Turkey. The map extends from the Black Sea to Slovenia, Croatia and Dalmatia. The map was published by one of London's leading mapmakers, Herman Moll.


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1780 - Turquie D'Europe . . . (Large Cyprus)

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Scarce regional map centered on Greece, Turkey, The Balkans and the Black Sea, published in Venice by Francois Santini. One of the most detailed maps of the region published in the mid-18th century.