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1574 - (Atlas) Theatrum Orbis Terrarum [with] Addiamentum

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1574 Theatrum Orbis Terrarum with 1584 Addiamentum and Several Extra Maps! Theatrum: [A6], [B4]; 70 double-page engraved maps; [a-h6]. Complete. The name Andreas Donelli appears on the title page of the Theatrum. This is likely a member of the...


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1574 - Typus Orbis Terrarum

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Old color example of the first edition of Ortelius' famous world map. Ortelius' world map is one of the most important and widely disseminated maps of the second half of the 16th Century, forming the base model for a number of other contemporary maps....


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1574 - Mansfeldiae Comitatus Descriptio auctore Tilemanno Stella Sig.

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Nice old color example of Ortelius' regional map of Germany, centered on Mansfield and showing the Salsa River from Bernburgh to Rockendorf, and the Helm River, from Berga to Dorndorff. From Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of...


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1574 - Schlavoniae, Croatiae, Carniae, Istriae, Bosniae, Finitimarumque Regionum Nova Descriptio . . . (Unrecorded Variant Edition!)

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An Unrecorded Issue! Nice full color example of Ortelius' map of the region centered on the Drag and Sava Rivers, extending south to the Adriatic, near Zara, and east to the Danube and west to Triest, Meron, Villach and Karlsberg. The present...


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1574 - Territorio Di Roma

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Scarce modern map of the region around Rome, published by Giralomo Ruscelli in 1574. While Ruscelli's atlas was first published in 1561, this is one of the few maps that did not appear in the first edition of the atlas, making it much scarcer on the...


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1574 - [Padua & Puglia] Patavini Territorii Corographia Iac. Castaldo Auct. [and] Apuliae Quae Olim Iapygia Nova Corographia

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Nice full color example of Ortelius' maps of the region centered on Venice, Padua and Vicenza, in one map and Puglia and Calabria in the other, from his Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the world. Sailing ship and sea monster.


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1574 - Portugalliae Que Olim Lusitania, novissima et exactissima Descrtiptio . . .

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Full color example of Ortelius' map of Portugal, from Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the world. Includes 2 ornate cartouches, sea monster and 2 sailing ships. Based upon Fernando Alvarez Secco's two-sheet map of...


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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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1574 - India Tercera Nuova Tavola

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Girolamo Ruscelli's India Tercera Nuova Tavola is one of the earliest obtainable modern maps of Southeast Asia. The map is an enlarged version of Giacomo Gastaldi's miniature map of 1548, which was one of the earliest to introduce the Portuguese...


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1574 - [Arabian Peninsula] Tabula Asiae VI

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Fine dark impression of Ruscelli's map of the Saudi Peninsula and surrounding waters. The map is based upon the work of Claudius Ptolemy. Ptolemy was an Alexandrian mathematician, astronomer, geographer and astrologer. He lived in the city of...


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1574 - Presbiteri Iohannis, Sive, Abissinorum Imperii Descriptio

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Ortelius’ Map of Central Africa, Chronicling the Christian Kingdom of Prester John Nice old color example of Ortelius' famous map of the Kingdom of Prester John, from his Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the world. The map shows...


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1574 - La Fortezza et Pianta Della Goletta

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Rare image of the Fort/Citadel of Goletta at the time of the Turkish Siege of Tunis in 1574. In the autumn of 1573, thanks to the undertaking of King John of of Austria, Spain was able to reconquer Tunis, from Ottoman control. In the summer of 1574,...


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1574 - Questo e Il vero disegno de Tunis con gran parte de lafrica tratto da un disegno fatto al tempo che Il Serenissimo Imperator Carlo V lo prese lan[n]o 1535 co[n] le distancie delle terre piu Jmportante.

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Unrecorded Early State -- Tunis Before The Siege Rare early state of this important map of Tunis, illustrating the This state of the map was not described in Bifolco-Ronca, which listed the only previously known example of the map , which depicts the...


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1574 - Goletta, et Novo forte avanti Tunesi, co[n] l’Assedio p[er] terra, et p[er] Mare d[e] Turchi et Mori, el luglio, et agosto .74. Co[n] li gra[n] sforci de Sina[n] bassa[n], et d[e] Ucchiali capitt.o de l’Armata, et le mirabil prove fatte in Goletta da Do[n

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Fine example of this rare map of the Bay of Tunis, illustrating the Siege of July 1574. The engraving depicts the Bay of Tunis during the siege by the Turks in July 1574 at the Goletta. Siege of Tunis In 1574, William of Orange and Charles IX of...