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Antique rare maps of Europe





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1598 - Londinum Feracis: Ang. Met.

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Nice full color example of Munster's map of London, which appeared only in the later editions of Munster's Cosmography. Striking double page city view of the city of London showing the area between Clerkenwell, Wapping, Southwark and Westminster...


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1606 - [English Edition!] Angliae et Hiberniae Accurata Descriptio Veteribus et Recentioribus Nominbus Illustratus Et Ad D. Guilel. Camden Britaniam Accomodata . . .

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English Edition of Vrients Map of the British Isles Old color example of Vrients map of the British Isles, which appeared first appeared in the 1606 (English) edition of Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the World Vrients...


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1608 - Angliae, Scotiae, Et Hiberniae Sive Britannicae Insularum Descriptio

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Attractive full-color example of Ortelius' first map of the British Isles, from Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the world. The map is based on Mercator's 1564 map of the British Isles. West is at the top. Includes a number...


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1610 - [Southwestern England] Cornubia, Devonia, Somersetus, Dorcestria, Wiltonia, Glocestria, Monumetha, Glamorgan, Caermarden, Penbrok, Cardigan, Radnor, Breknoke et Herfordia

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Decorative regional map of the Southwestern part of England from Mercator's Atlas Sive Cosmographia . . . Includes the counties of Cornwall, Devon, Sommerset, Dorset, Wilton, Glouchester, Glamorgan, Caermarden, Penbroke, Cardigan, Radnor Breknoke,...


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1610 - The Kingdome of Great Britaine and Ireland

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Highly decorative map of the British Isles, first published by John Speed in 1611. Speed based his map upon Saxton's map of England and Wales, Hondius' map of Ireland and Mercator's map of Scotland. Speed's map is considered the most decorative map...


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1610 - The Kingdome of Scotland

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Nicely hand-colored example of Speed's map of Scotland, from his Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain, first published in 1611. Speed's map is widely regarded as the most decorative early map of Scotland. The present example is the first state, with...


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1619 - Eboracum Lincolnia, Derbia, Staffordia, Notinghamia, Lecestria, Rutlandia, et Norfolcia

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Decorative early map of the northeast of England, comprising the counties of Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Rutland and Norfolk. From Mercator's Atlas Sive Cosmographia, first published in 1595....


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1619 - Anglia Scotia et Hibernia

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Fine old color example of Mercator's map of the British Isles, which appeared in his Atlas Sive Cosmographia. One of the most influential maps of the British Isles during the late 16th and early 17th Century.


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1624 - Britannicarum Insularum Typus

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Notable Atlas Map of the British Isles, From the First Modern Atlas Scarce, fine map of the British Isles, from Ortelius' ground-breaking atlas, Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. Oriented to the west, the British Isles are shown as if on their side. The...


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1636 - Insularum Britannicarum Acurata Delineatio ex Geographicis Conatibus Abraham Ortelii

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Nice example of Jansson's map of the Ancient British Isles. Includes decorative cartouche, sea monstersa and 7 sailing vessels. Engraved by Peter Van Den Keere. This edition includes rhumb lines.


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1640 - Britannia Prout Divisa fuit Temporibus Anglo-Saxonum, Praesertim Durante Illorum Heptarchia

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Spectacular Blaeu map showing the Saxon Kingdoms of Britain. The map includes two sets of vignettes on either side of the map, which were first incorporated by Speed in his Heptarchy map of 1611, and show historical scenes in Saxon history between 456...


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1641 - Britannicae insulae, in quibus Albium..., Iverni... tum et Orcades, Ebudes, Cassiterides... 1641

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The British Isles in Roman Times Nice example of the Tavernier-Sanson map of the British Isles, published in Paris. The map illustrates the British Isles during the Romano-British Period, prior to the decline of Rome's control over the region.


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1645 - Britannia prout divisa fuit temporibus ANGLO-SAXONUM, praefertim durante illorum HEPTARCHIA

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Decorative map of the British Isles, showing the Saxon Kingdoms of Britain in the 5th to 6th Centuries. Jansson's Saxon Heptrarchy map is drawn directly from Joan Blaeu's map of the same title published in 1645, but can be readily distinguished from...


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1648 - Sarnia Insula vulgo Garnsey et Insula Caesarea venacule Jarsey

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Fine example of Blaeu's map of the Islands of Jersey and Guernsey, including decorative embellishments. Beginning in 1645, Johannes Blaeu published his first atlas of the counties of England and Wales , which comprises Vol. IV of the Theatrum Orbis...


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1648 - Sarnia Insula vulgo Garnsey et Insula Caesarea venacule Jarsey (Gold Leaf Highlights)

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Fine old color, gold leaf heightened example of Blaeu's map of the Islands of Jesey and Guernsey, including decorative embellishments. Beginning in 1645, Johannes Blaeu published his first atlas of the counties of England and Wales, which comprises...


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1648 - Albion Seu Britania Maior

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Scarce map of the British Isles at the time of the Romans, from Briet's Theatre geographique de l'Europe, contenant la division de ses royaumes et provinces.