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71/5901 Worldmaps  Mappe Monde à l'usage du Roy 71/5901 Worldmaps Mappe Monde à l'usage du Roy
71/5901 [Worldmaps]. "Mappe Monde à l'usage du Roy". Partially handcol. engr. double hemisphere worldmap w. 2 cartouches by G. DELISLE, 43x66 cm., Amst., J. Covens and C. Mortier, n.d. (±1730).

- A few vague folds; some creases and some fraying in blank margins.

= Cf. Shirley 603. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CLVII.

€ (400-600) 400
71/5902 Worldmaps  Mappe monde ou description du globe terrestre assujettie aux Observations Astronomiques 71/5902 Worldmaps Mappe monde ou description du globe terrestre assujettie aux Observations Astronomiques
71/5902 [Worldmaps]. "Mappe monde ou description du globe terrestre assujettie aux Observations Astronomiques." Handcol. engr. worldmap in two hemispheres by J. JANVIER, 48x66 cm., Paris, Lattré, 1760, framed.

- With manuscript restoration of the words "Avec privilege du Roy" in title cartouche. Otherwise fine.

€ (200-300) 210
71 5903 Worldmaps  Mappemonde dressée suivant les nouvelles relation et assujettie aux observations astronomiques 71 5903 Worldmaps Mappemonde dressée suivant les nouvelles relation et assujettie aux observations astronomiques
71/5903 [Worldmaps]. "Mappemonde dressée suivant les nouvelles relation et assujettie aux observations astronomiques". Engr. double-hemisphere map w. handcol. borders and w. 2 cartouches by DELAHAYE, 46,4x73,5 cm., Paris, Robert de Vaugondy, 1749.

- Small inkstain.

WITH 8 other maps from the same atlas, all w. handcol. borders, i.a. "L'Asie divisée en ses pincipaux Empires et Royaumes" (1749), "L'Afrique divisée en ses principaux Empires et Royaumes" (1749), "L'Amerique septentrionale et meridionale divisée en ses principales parties" (1749), "L'Europe divisée en ses Empires, Royaumes et Republiques" (1749) and "L'Italie et ses Isles circonvoisines Sicile, Sardaigne, Corse & c exactement divisées en leurs Etats, Royaumes, Republiques &c" (1743).

- A few maps w. split on central fold/ (sl.) waterstained; 1 map w. 2 large tears near fold.

€ (700-900)
71/5904 Worldmaps  Nova Orbis Tabula 71/5904 Worldmaps Nova Orbis Tabula
71/5904 [Worldmaps]. "Nova Orbis Tabula". Handcol. engr. map with allegorical scenes in corners, 46,5x54,5 cm., Amst., F. de Wit, ±1680.

- Three small closed tears in margins (1x on central fold) and one larger closed tear in right margin; two vague horizontal folds.

= Shirley 451, 2nd state, with the cusps filled with cherubs and with the added border. This is the second plate of c.1680 showing "Nova Guinea" and "Quiri Regio" in the outer left margin of the left hemisphere. "Whatever its precise date, De Wit's map is one of the most attractive of its time. The brilliant scenes in the corners combine images of the four seasons, the elements, and the signs of the zodiac in a well-balanced and naturalistic way." SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CLVIII.

€ (1.500-2.500) 2400
71/5905 Worldmaps  Oestliche Halbkugel 71/5905 Worldmaps Oestliche Halbkugel
71/5905 Worldmaps  Oestliche Halbkugel 71/5905 Worldmaps Oestliche Halbkugel
71/5905 [Worldmaps]. "Oestliche Halbkugel." Partially handcol. engr. map, 21x27 cm., Augsburg, J. Walch, 1818.

- Trifle yellowed; edges partly strengthened with sellotape.

ADDED 3 other maps and plans, i.a. "Karte von Australien" publ. by the same.

€ (70-90)
71/5906 Worldmaps  Planiglobii Terrestris cum utroq Haemisphaerio Caelesti Generalis Exhibitio 71/5906 Worldmaps Planiglobii Terrestris cum utroq Haemisphaerio Caelesti Generalis Exhibitio
71/5906 [Worldmaps]. "Planiglobii Terrestris cum utroq Haemisphaerio Caelesti Generalis Exhibitio". Handcol. engr. double-hemisphere map w. simple title-cartouche, 2 celestial/ zodiacal hemispheres, 2 small maps showing the illumination of the earth by the sun in summer and winter, extensive legend and pictorial background decoration, 48x55 cm., Nürnberg, J.B. Homann, ±1710.

- Closed tear extending from right margin into image; several sm. (partly closed) tears in blank margins; split at lower end and (sl. smaller) at top end of central vertical fold.

= Very decorative and nicely coloured map, showing in the background decoration windheads and several natural phenomena such as volcanoes (the Etna), earthquakes, the tides, geysers in Norway and rainbows, all explained in the legend below. Cf. Shirley 639 (a worldmap by A.F. Zürner; "similar engravings of the earth's physical forces appear in the later general map by J.B. Homann."). SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CLVIII.

€ (400-600) 425
71/5907 Worldmaps  Planiglobii Terrestris cum utroq Haemisphaerio Caelesti Generalis Exhibitio 71/5907 Worldmaps Planiglobii Terrestris cum utroq Haemisphaerio Caelesti Generalis Exhibitio
71/5907 [Worldmaps]. "Planiglobii Terrestris cum utroq Haemisphaerio Caelesti Generalis Exhibitio". Handcol. engr. double-hemisphere map w. simple title-cartouche, 2 celestial/ zodiacal hemispheres, 2 small maps showing the illumination of the earth by the sun in summer and winter, extensive legend and pictorial background decoration, 48x55 cm., Nürnberg, J.B. Homann, ±1710.

- Yellowed; pinholes and (water)stained in corners; a few vague folds and tiny wormholes; sm. tear at ends of vertical middle fold.

= Decorative map, showing in the background decoration windheads and several natural phenomena such as volcanoes (the Etna), earthquakes, the tides, geysers in Norway and rainbows, all explained in the legend below. Cf. Shirley 639 (a worldmap by A.F. Zürner; "similar engravings of the earth's physical forces appear in the later general map by J.B. Homann.").

€ (300-500) 375
71/5908 Worldmaps  Totius Orbis Terrarum Representatio 71/5908 Worldmaps Totius Orbis Terrarum Representatio
71/5908 [Worldmaps]. "Totius Orbis Terrarum Representatio." Handcol. engr. map by G.P. BUSCH, Berlin, 13,5x19 cm., from B. HEDERICH, Anleitung zu den fürnehmsten historischen Wissenschaften (...), 1733.

= SEE ILUSTRATION PLATE CLIX.

AND 2 other worldmaps, incl. a badly dam. copy of the "Werelt Caert" (engr. map by B. STOOPENDAAL, 2 hemispheres and 2 polar hemispheres and a pict. background decoration, (vaguely) numb. "6" in the plate, ±1690. Lacks significant portion of right and left margins; printed from a worn plate).

€ (200-300) 200
71/5909 Worldmaps  Typus Orbis Terrarum 71/5909 Worldmaps Typus Orbis Terrarum
71/5909 [Worldmaps]. "Typus Orbis Terrarum". Handcol. engr. map by F. HOGENBERG, 33,5x49 cm., from A. ORTELIUS, Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, Antw., ±1570.

- Yellowed/ sl. browned (left half worse); central fold strengthened on recto in lower blank margin.

= Van den Broecke 1.1; Shirley 122, state 1 of plate 1 (of 3): "Ortelius' world map is a simplified one-sheet reduction of Mercator's large world map which had appeared the year before. (...) Between the oval circumference of the map and the outer frame are now clouds, and, below, a quotation from Cicero. From surviving correspondence it is known that Mercator generously encouraged Ortelius to make use of his published corpus of research. (...) Between 1575 and 1579 the plate became cracked across the lower left-hand corner." SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CLIX.

€ (1.000-1.500) 2300
71/5910 Worldmaps  Werelt Caert 71/5910 Worldmaps Werelt Caert
71/5910 [Worldmaps]. "Werelt Caert." Handcol. engr. map by B. STOOPENDAAL, 2 hemispheres and 2 polar hemispheres (showing geocentric/ heliocentric astronomical system) and pict. background decoration, 29,3x46,4 cm., numb. "6" in the plate, ±1690.

- Fine copy.

= From a Keur-bible. Not in Poortman/ Augusteijn. Cf. Shirley 431 (plate 318) and 498 (variant by D. Stoopendaal) and p.515 (the larger 1682 map). SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CLX.

€ (400-600) 475
71/5911 Worldmaps  Werelt Caert 71/5911 Worldmaps Werelt Caert
71/5911 [Worldmaps]. "Werelt Caert." Handcol. engr. map by D. STOOPENDAAL, 2 hemispheres and 2 polar hemispheres (showing geocentric/ heliocentric astronomical system) and pict. background decoration, 30,5x45,5 cm., ±1705, framed.

- Folds as published; sl. vague impression; otherwise fine.

= Shirley 498; Poortman/ Augusteijn K II/2. The second state of a rare variant of the Stoopendaal worldmap, used in Keur bibles, the signature and number "6" of the first state erased.

€ (400-600)
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