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Isle Of Man.

Isle of Man. Blaeu, Joan. Isle of Man. "Mona. " Amsterdam Apud Joahannem Blaeu. 1645
Original coloured, copper engraved map of the Isle of Man, from the Fourth volume of Joan Blaeu's"Le theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas.". Single page. French text to verso; illuminated initial.
Decorative title cartouche; Royal crest; Manx coat of arms; ships to Irish Sea. Possibly the best early map of the Island. Bright original colour; generally clean; light waterstaining to left blank margin just touching plate; Wormhole to right blank margin. Good. With a page of text on the same guard.
Koeman1, Bl 42A. [355. ] 382 by 275mm (15 by 10¾ inches).    €300
Stock No. 1600 - British Isles full description

Channel Islands.

Jersey and Guernsey. Blaeu, Joan. Jersey and Guernsey. "Sarnia Insula, Vulgo Garnsey; Insula Cæsarea, VernaculeJarsey. " Amsterdam Apud Joahannem Blaeu. 1645
Original coloured, copper engraved map of the Channel Islands of Jersey, Guernsey. Sark and Herm from the Fourth volume of Joan Blaeu's"Le theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas.". French text to verso; illuminated initial.
Decorative title cartouche and scale; Royal crest; ships to sea.
The Latin names of Sarnia for Guernsey and Cæsaria for Jersey are taken from the"Antoine Itenary" of 284 AD as mentioned in the text. 250 Bright original colour; clean; light waterstain to edges of blank margins, far from the plate. 2 very small wormholes st top centrefold, unrestored. Good.
Koeman1, Bl 42A. [357. ] 392 by 473mm (15½ by 18½ inches).    €600
Stock No. 1601 - British Isles full description

Rutland.

Rutland. Blaeu, Joan. Rutland. "Rutlandia comitatus. Rutland Shire. " Amsterdam Apud Joahannem Blaeu. 1645
Original coloured, copper engraved map of Rutland, from the Fourth volume of Joan Blaeu's"Le theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas.". French text to verso; illuminated initial.
Large decorative title cartouche and scale; Royal crests; 3 Coats of Arms plus 1 blank.
A very decorative map of England's smallest county. Bright original colour; generally clean; Very good
Koeman1, Bl 42A. [327. ] 383 by 500mm (15 by 19¾ inches).    €300
Stock No. 1602 - British Isles full description

Montgomery & Merioneth, Mid- Wales.

Montgomery. Blaeu, Joan. Montgomery. "Montgomeria Comitatus et Comitatus Mervinia. " Amsterdam Apud Joahannem Blaeu. 1645
Original coloured, copper engraved map of Montgomeryshirer and Merionethshire, Mid Wales, from the Fourth volume of Joan Blaeu's"Le theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas.". . French text to verso; illuminated initial.
Decorative title cartouche and scale; Royal crests; Coat of Arms of Phillip Herbert, Duke of Montgomery. ; ships to Irish Sea. Bright original colour; clean; Fine.
Koeman1, Bl 42A. [343. ] 387 by 505mm (15¼ by 20 inches).    €300
Stock No. 1604 - British Isles full description

The Earliest Known Printed View of Edinburgh.

Edinburgh. Münster, Sebastian. Edinburgh. "Alexander Alesius Scotus de Edinburgo." Basileae Henricum Petri 1552.
Woodcut vignette view of Edinburgh from Sebastian Münster's famous "Cosmographia". Black and white; set above Latin text with text to verso.
The view by Hans Rudolf Manuel Deutsch shows the city from the Firth of Forth with Leith in the foreground, the key below identifies Royal palace by Holyrood Abbey, the Castle, St Cuthberts,and other important buildings. Good impression; some pencil underlining to text.
100 by 183mm (4 by 7¼ inches)..Full page:318x210mm.    €70
Stock No. 2815 - British Isles full description

The British Isles After Ptolemy

British Isles. Münster, Sebastian. British Isles. "De insulis Brittanicus, Albione, quæ est Anglia, & Hibernia ,& de civitatibus earum in genere." Basileae Henricum Petri 1552.
Woodcut vignette map of the British Isles from Sebastian Münster's famous "Cosmographia". Black and white; set above Latin text with text to verso.

The miniature map shows the distorted islands; Waterford is identified in Hibernia Ireland ; Edinburgh, London Oxford and Dover, with the main island divided into Scotia, Wallia, Angliaand Cornwall. Good impression; some pencil underlining to text.
79 by 135mm (3 by 5¼ inches). Full page:318x210mm.    €100
Stock No. 2814 - British Isles full description

Miniature Map of England from the First English World Atlas.

England. Ortelius, Abraham. Phillip Galle. England. "Anglia." At London [Henry Swingenius for] John Norton, 1602
Copper engraved miniature map of England from "An Epitome of Ortelius his Theatre of the Worlde" English text to verso [ a description of Scotland the succeeding map, which it would face].
The map is the plate by Phillip Galle as published in the Latin edition printed by Vrients in Antwerp in 1601. Good impression; some light soiling mainly to blank margins; darker brown stain to left blank margin; worm track to upper left corner and paper fault to lower blank margin, far from printed area.
Koeman III Ort 62; Phillips 3407; STC 18857 77 by 106mm (3 by 4¼ inches).    €100
Stock No. 2937 - British Isles full description

Miniature Map of Scotland from the First English World Atlas.

Scotland. Ortelius, Abraham. Phillip Galle. Scotland. "Scotia." At London [Henry Swingenius for] John Norton, 1602
Copper engraved miniature map of Scotland from "An Epitome of Ortelius his Theatre of the Worlde" English text to verso [ a description of Ireland the succeeding map, which it would face].
The map is the plate by Phillip Galle as published in the Latin edition printed by Vrients in Antwerp in 1601. Good impression; some light soiling mainly to blank margins; paper fault/ tear to lower blank margin with loss, far from printed area.
Koeman III Ort 62; Phillips 3407; STC 18857 80 by 112mm (3¼ by 4½ inches).    €130
Stock No. 2938 - British Isles full description


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