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1661 - Orbis Terrarum Veteribus Cogniti Typus Geographicus

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Finely engraved map of the classical World, which appeared in the 1661 edition of Cluver's Introductionis in Universam Geographicam. The map is based upon Abraham Ortelius' ancient map of the World, later re-issued by Jan Jansson. Europe, Asia and...


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1661 - Carta particolare della parte Orientale del' Isola di Iezo con Il stretto fra America e la detta Isola . . .

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Fascinating map of the southern coast of Japan (Terra Iezo) and the Northwest Coast of America north of Cape Mendocino (including Quivira), from Dudley's Dell'Arcano del Mare. The map shows one of the great cartographic myths of the period, the...


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1661 - Pascaerte Van't Westelyckste deel van Oost Indien En De Eylanden daer onder Begrepen, van C. de Bona Esperanca tot C. Comorin 't Amsterdam . . .

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An Important Early Sea chart of the Western Indian Ocean Rare early sea chart of the East Coast of Africa, the Indian Ocean and the West Coast of India, by Jacob and Casper Lootsman, one of the first commercial publishers of Dutch sea charts. The...


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1661 - Aegyptus Antiqua Divisa in Nomos . . .

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Decorative map of ancient Egypt by Pierre du Val published in an historical atlas by Phillip Cluverius. The map is oriented with the north to the right.


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1661 - Planisphaerium Arateum Sive Compages Orbium Mundanorum Ex Hypothesi Aratea In Plano Expressa

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Fine example of Cellarius's chart illustrating the Greek Astronomer Aratus' model of the universe, from Andreas Cellarius' Harmonia Cosmographica . . . . This decorative celestial chart is based on the theories of the 3rd century Greek astronomer,...


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1661 - Theoria Veneris Et Mercurii

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Finely executed celestial model showing the movements of Venus and Mercury from an early edition of Andreas Cellarius' Harmonia Macrocosmica. Andreas Cellarius was born in 1596 in Neuhausen and educated in Heidelberg. He emigrated to Holland in the...