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1601 - Typus Orbis Terrarum

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Finely engraved example of the oval world map from and early edition of Ortelius Epitome published by Giovanni Battista Vrients. The map follows the geographical features of Ortelius' 1584 map of the World, including the corrected shape of South...


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1601 - Descripcion Del Destricto Del Audiencia Nueva España

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Fine example of the 1726 edition of Herrera's map of Mexico and the Yucatan, which first appeared in Herrera's Descripcion de las Indias Ocidentales, first published in Madrid in 1601. Herrera's 1601 map of Mexico is one of the earliest obtainable...


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1601 - Descripcion del audencia de Guatimala

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Fine engraved map from Herrera's Descripcion de las Indias Ocidentales, showing part of Central America, including present-day Mexico, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama. The present example is from the second Spanish edition, published in...


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1601 - Descripcion Del Audiencia de Panama

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Rare early map of the Audiencia of Panama, locating rivers and settlements. The earliest map to include information from the previously secret manuscript maps of the Spanish cosmographer, Juan López de Velasco.


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1601 - Descripcion Del Destricto Del Audiencia Del Nuevo Reino

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Fine example of Herrera's map of Colombia, first published in Madrid in 1601. The map shows numerous settlements on the interior, as well as Cartagena and St. Martha.


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1601 - Descripcion De la Provincia de Chile

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Rare early map of the province of Chile, locating rivers and settlements, the earliest map to include information from the previously secret manuscript maps of the Spanish cosmographer, Juan López de Velasco. The map first appeared in Herrera's...


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1601 - Romani Imperii Imago

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Old color map of the Roman Empire from Abraham Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the world. Several decorative cartouches, 2 portraits, sailing ship and a historical tree showing details.


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1601 - Descriptio Germaniae Inferioris

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Old color example of the Low Countries set in an ornate decorative border, from Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the world. Two cherubs hold an ornate banner cartouche aloft, with sailing ships and a sea monster. Koeman...


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1601 - Lutzenburgensis Ducatus Veriss Descript.

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Fine old color example of this early map of Luxembourg from Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the world. Large cartouche, smaller cartouche and scale of miles.


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1601 - Thietmarsiae, Holsaticae Regionis Partis Typus [with] Oldenburg Comit.

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A nice full-color example of Ortelius' maps of a part of Schleswig-Holstein and Oldenburg, from his Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. Major towns shown include Oldenburg and Bremen. Abraham Ortelius Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) was, along with Gerard...


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1601 - Descripcion De Las Indias Del Poniente

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The First Spanish Map of Southeast Asia and The Philippines Fine example of this rare map of China, Southeast Asia, the Philippines, etc., which first appeared in Herrera's Descripcion de las Indias Ocidentales, first published in Madrid in 1601. The...


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1601 - Iaponia Insula

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Nice full color example of Ortelius' miniature map of Japan, from the first edition of Ortelius Epitome published by Giovanni Battista Vrients. One of the earliest obtainable separate maps of Japan. J.B. Vrients purchased the rights and plates for...