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The Rare First Issue
Illustrated with a Figure Engraving a Map


Sri Lanka/ Art of Engraving. MERCATOR, G./ PTOLEMY, C. [Brussels, 1578]
Asiae XII Tab.
13 5/8 x 13 7/8 inches
Fine hand color; excellent condition.
$1,100


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One of the Most Finely Engraved 16th Century Maps of Italy


Italy. MERCATOR, G./ PTOLEMY, C. [Cologne, 1584]
Eur. VI. Tab:.
13 ½ x 18 ¾ inches
Fine hand color; minor mend at bottom, else excellent condition
$2,000


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Africa as it was Known in the Roman Empire
The Work of Two of History’s Greatest Geographers


Egypt/ Northern Africa/ Horn of Africa/ Nile Source.. MERCATOR, G./ PTOLEMY, C. [Cologne, 1584]
Afr: IIII. Tab:.
13 3/8 x 18 ½ inches.
Fine hand color; excellent condition.
$850


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The Best Ptolemaic Map of the British Isles


British Isles/ History of Cartography. MERCATOR, G./ PTOLEMY, C. [Cologne, 1584]
Europae. I. Tab:.
13 3/8 x 16 inches
Fine hand color; two light stains upper left & right, else excellent condition.
$1,750


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From the First Printed Sea Atlas


Denmark/ Jutland. WAGHENAER, L. J. [Amsterdam, 1590]
Description de lextreme coste de Jutlande, tant du coste de la Belt comme de la Mer Septentrionale, doiz Aelburger-dipe iusques á Ryncopen.
13 ½ x 20 inches.
Fine hand color; excellent condition, strong impression.
$1,700


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