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Blaeu, Joan
125.000,00 Categories: , , ,
1652 - Amsterdam
Nr. 11581

A large-paper copy of the third Latin edition, 2 volumes, Latin text, 2 engraved titles, 225 engraved maps and views, all fine coloured by a contemporary hand, folding vellum richly decorated with gold, gilt-edged text block. Folio H. 57,5 x L. 38 x W. 10 cm. ‘Toonneel der steden’ by Joan Blaeu: Dutch splendour in [...]

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Blaeu, Joan
49.500,00 Categories: , ,
1652 - Amsterdam
Nr. 11580

A large-paper copy of the third Latin edition, 2 volumes, Latin text, 2 engraved titles, 226 engraved maps and views, folding vellum richly decorated with gold, Folio H. 57 x L. 36 x W. 9 cm. ‘Toonneel der steden’ by Joan Blaeu: Dutch splendour in the 17th century. Nothing gives a more beautiful and magnificent [...]

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1614, 3 parts in 1 vol., (8),160 (8), 13-147 (1), (82, 8, index) p., entirely in attractive (later) hand-colouring by one hand, 2 titles with identic title-engraving, 1 title with central vignette of a ship surrounded by 4 views of Antwerp, Amsterdam, Middelburg and Enkhuizen, 1 portrait of the author, folding world map engraved by [...]

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(mid-18th century) - W. Goodison
Nr. 11596

A pair of extremely rare and magnificent George the second or third, mid-eighteenth century English Pocket Globes by W. Goodison. The twin globes illustrate the Terrestrial and Celestial spheres. They are undated, however, the style, design, wording and execution all undoubtedly point to them being eighteenth century and produced in England, probably London. To the [...]

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A superb and very rare miniature terrestrial globe with a diameter of 11 cm. Comprised of 12 fully engraved gores, enclosed in a sheep-skin covered case, each half applied on the inner side with 12 celestial half-gores. The globe fits snugly and exactly inside the leather case, which can be closed with 2 small attached [...]

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A pair of rare Valk table globes published by Gerard and Leonard Valk at Amsterdam in 1750 and 1700. The Dutch globe makers Gerard Valk (1652-1726) and his son Leonard Valk (1675-1746) were the only significant publishers of globes in the Netherlands in the eighteenth century. The design of their globes was completely new and [...]

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Terrestrial globe with a diameter of 13,2 cm., hinged and opens to show a flat set of maps. The exterior of the globe consisting of 12 paper gores and 4 half polar caps, the interior of the globe consisting of 2 circular maps. Contemporary hand-coloured, the countries in different colours and the seas in a [...]

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(ca. 1775) - London
Nr. 10707

Rare pocket globe with a diameter of 7 cm. held in the publisher’s shagreen case with two metal clasps. The globe consisting of 12 hand-coloured engraved gores and 2 polar caps, the top and bottom of the case each lined with 12 hand-coloured engraved half gores and a polar cap depicting the celestial hemisphere. The [...]

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(2, 4) 91 (2) p. Rebound half imitation Leather, oblong (The original publisher’s pictorial paper wrappers are bound in with the rest of the work, bottom left corner of the front wrapper has been restored, a folding line through the centre due to the book’s size, being most visible on the original wrappers, a few [...]

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3 delen in 1 band, (portret, dedicatie, titelprent met verklaring, 4, portret, 12) 168, 92, 66 p. Origineel goud-bestempeld Leer met ribben, hoekstukken, sloten en goud-op-snede, Folio 43 x 28 x 6,5 cm. (De rug van de band is van latere datum en heeft een vernieuwd titelschild. De dedicatie bij het eerste portret is geplakt [...]

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Weld, Isaac
4.250,00 Categories: , , ,
1801-1802 - Den Haag, J.C. Leewestijn
Nr. 11028

3 delen, (XXXII) 391, (2, XV, 1) 425, (XII) 340 p. Origineel half Leer, 8° (Boekblokken licht gebruind, pagina 337-340 derde deel aan de randen verstevigd en de grote uitvouwbare kaart is een stukje ingescheurd. De eerste en enige Nederlandse uitgave van dit populaire reisverhaal door de Ierse schrijver en reiziger Isaac Weld (1774-1856). Weld [...]

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1632 - Rome, Francisco Corbelletti
Nr. 9787

Handcoloured engraved map depicting the ‘Leo Belgicus’. The map shows the Netherlands and Belgium in the shape of a lion and is handcoloured in a very attractive way. The map was published as an engraved titlepage in the ‘De Bello Belgico Decas Prima’ by Famiano Strada, 1572-1649. The first state. Measurements: (map) 31 x 22,1 [...]