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1659 - Harmonie ou Correspondance du Globe avecq la Sphere par les Points, Lignes, Cercles &c. qui se Descrivent en la Surface des Globes Terrestres . . .

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Nicolas Sanson's 1659 double-page engraved map of the world, featuring particular emphasis on latitudes, zones (e.g., "Zone Toride"), and meridians. While the main focus of the map is not detailed topography or toponyms, it includes some noteworthy...


1659 - Carte De la Virginie . . .

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Early regional map from Duval's Le Monde Terrestre, first published in 1659, although no copy located pre-dates 1660. Includes an early depiction of the Chesapeake region, the mythical Lake May above Floride, Jamestown, Cape Henry, Secot, Pomeiok, an...


1659 - Description Au Naturel De La Ville De Lyon E Paisages Alentour D'Icelle

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Remarkable large format plan of Lyon, first published in 1659 by Simon Maupin. The first edition of the map included a different coat of arms, which was modified in 1694. The present example has been reissued following the death of Louis XIV, in order...


1659 - Cercle de Westphalie... 1659

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Nicolas Sanson's engraved map of the Circle of Westphalia, in present-day Germany. The map was published in Paris in 1659.


1659 - Nort-Iutlande Subdivisée en ses quatre Dioeceses, Selande, Fuynen ou Fionie, Isles et Provinces du Royaume de Danemarck... 1659

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Sanson's 1659 double-page engraved map of Denmark. The map includes a very elaborate cartouche in the lower left corner and is in old outline hand color. Nicolas Sanson (1600-1667) sometimes called Nicolas Sanson d'Abbeville or Sanson d'Abbeville, was...


1659 - Sud-Gotlande, et Pays circomvoisins : où sont les Provinces de Schonen ou Scanie, Hailande, et Bleckinge; aujourdhuy de la Courone de Suede... 1659

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Very nice example of Sanson's 1659 double-page engraved map of southern Sweden. Nicolas Sanson (1600-1667) sometimes called Nicolas Sanson d'Abbeville or Sanson d'Abbeville, was the most important French cartographer of the 17th century. Tooley called...


1659 - Pascaart van de Zee custenvan Angola en Cimbebas van Rivier de Gaion tot C. de Bona Esperanca .. 1659

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Early edition of Doncker's sea chart of the West Coast of Africa, from Angola to the Cape of Good Hope, with a larger inset map of the area from St. Martin's Bay to the Cape of Good Hope. Hendrik Doncker was a famous bookseller in Amsterdam, who...