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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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