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Antique rare maps of Greece





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1572 - Negroponte

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One of the earliest obtainable printed maps of Negroponte. From Porcacchi's L'Isole Piu Famose del Mondo, one of the most popular Isolario's of the 16th Century. Italian text below map and on the verso.


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1572 - Archipelago (Greece)

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One of the earliest obtainable printed maps of Greece. From Porcacchi's L'Isole Piu Famose del Mondo, one of the most popular Isolario's of the 16th Century. Italian text below map and on the verso.


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1572 - Morea Peninsula

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One of the earliest obtainable printed maps of Morea. From Porcacchi's L'Isole Piu Famose del Mondo, one of the most popular Isolario's of the 16th Century. Italian text below map and on the verso.


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1573 - Cyprus Insula [with] Candia, Olim Creta

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Striking example of Ortelius' first map of Cyprus and Crete, from Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the World. The map is based upon earlier maps by Bordone (1528) and Camocio (1564). During the time of the map's creation,...


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1574 - Isola de Zante (Old Color!)

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Fine early map of the Island of Zante, engraved by Natale Bonifacio (NB F in lower right corner). As noted by Peter Meuer in The Stabo Illustratus Atlas: The . . . best known cartographic works of the engraver Natale Bonifacio is a series of maps...


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1574 - Archipelagi Insularum Aliquot Descrip. [Crete, Metellino, Cerigo, Scarpanto, Nicsia, Santorini, Milo, Stalimene, Negroponte, Rodus and Scio]

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Nice full color example of Ortelius' maps of of Crete and 10 other islands, from the Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the world. Includes Metellino, Cerigo, Scarpanto, Nicsia, Santorini, Milo, Stalimene, Negroponte, Rodus...


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1574 - Graeciae Universae Secundum Hodiernum Situm Neoterica Descriptio

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Decorative map of Greece and surrounding Islands and contiguous regions, from Ortelius' Theatrum, based upon the work of Giacomo Gastaldi. The map is embellished by a sailing ship and a large ornate cartouche. The map shows cities, rivers, mountains,...


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1575 - La ville de Rhodes prinse par le Sultan Solyman sur les Chevaliers de saint Iean de Hierusalem

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Scarce map of the fortified city and harbor at Rhodes, which appeared in Francois de Belleforest's Cosmographie Universelle De Tout le Monde. The map is intended to illustrate the Harbor at Rhodes, which had been constructed by the Knights of St....


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1575 - Napoli Citta nella Provincia della Morea (Nafplio or Napoli di Romania)

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Scarce map of the fortified city and harbor at Nafplio, during the Ottoman Reign, which appeared in Francois de Belleforest's Cosmographie Universelle De Tout le Monde. The area surrounding Nafplio has been inhabited since ancient times, but few...


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1575 - Rhodes Isle renomee du Soleil, iadis republique, & Universite, puis retraite des Chevalieres de Saint Jean ores Suiettet aux Turcs

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Detailed map of the island of Rhodes, published in Francois De Belleforest's Cosmographie Universelle De Tout le Monde. The map is intended to illustrate the island of Rhodes, which had become a stronghold of the Knights of St. John, following the...


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1575 - [Corfu]

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Detailed map of the island of Corfu, published in Francois De Belleforest's Cosmographie Universelle De Tout le Monde.


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1575 - Negroponte

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Scarce map of the region centered on Negroponte, Greece, which appeared in Francois de Belleforest's Cosmographie Universelle De Tout le Monde.


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1575 - Morea Penisola

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Scarce map of Morea, which appeared in Francois de Belleforest's Cosmographie Universelle De Tout le Monde.


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1575 - [Methoni] Modon Cite, situee en la Moree

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Scarce view of the harbor and city of Modon, Greece, which appeared in Francois de Belleforest's Cosmographie Universelle De Tout le Monde. The map illustrates the city from and after the time of the Siege of Modon. The Battle of Modon took place in...


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1578 - Videbis Totius Greciae limites divisos per motes flumina & maria nominib. hodiernis, ad hunc modu . . . (Rare Separately Issued Example)

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Nice example of De Jode's modern map of Greece, which was both separately issued and included in his Speculum Orbis Terrae, drawn from the work of the Italian Renaissance Architect, Pirro Ligorio. The present example has no text on the verso and...


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1578 - Tab. I. Asiae, in qua Galatia, Cappadocia, Pontus, Bithynia, Asia Minor, Pamphylia, Lycia ac Cilicia . . .

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Nice example of Mercator's map of Asia, Minor and Cyprus, from Mercator's edition of Ptolemy's Geographia, first published in 1578 and republished in Amsterdam beginning in 1695. Includes a Sea Monster, cartouche and a detailed treatment of the...