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An Extremely Early, Evocative View of Venice


Venice. SCHEDEL, H. [Nuremberg, 1493]
Venecie.
14 x 21 inches.
Fine hand color both sides; usual threadhole mends, else excellent condition
$2,200


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The First General Work with an Account of Columbus
Illustrated with Many City Views
& the Famous Tower of Babel Cut


Columbus/ City Views/ Biblical History. [BERGOMENSIS] FORESTI, Jacobus Philippus [Venice, 1503]
Novissime hystoria omniu[m] noviter [editae]…que Supplementum Chronicaru[m] nuncupantur.
Folio [31.5 x 21.5 cm]
(462) ff. including final blank, with woodcut Pallavicini arms in red and black on title, numerous floriated initials, red capital strokes throughout, printed marginalia and timeline in gutter, 4 full-page woodcuts in ornamental borders, and 89 woodcut city views in text. Thoroughly annotated in margins in a contemporary hand. Bound in half calf and marbled paper over boards – somewhat scuffed and bare; paper letterpiece on spine. Title entirely re-margined, with some thumbing and soiling, early ownership inscription at lower margin; next seven leaves re-margined at outer edge, with some waterstaining and repairs at lower gutter. Some repairs to last nine leaves including one index leaf with significant text loss. Diminishing mild waterstaining to upper edge of first dozen quires, and some pale staining to lower gutter of later leaves, else crisp and bright; good.
$9,500


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Italy of the Roman Imperial Period


Italy/ Roman Empire. MUNSTER, S. [Basel, 1552]
Tabula Europae VI. .
10 ¾ x 13 ½ inches
Fine hand color; centerfold reinforcement with areas of loss, else very good condition.
$450


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An Attractive Woodcut in a Scarce State


Italy. MUNSTER, S. [Basel, 1552]
Italia XIX Nova Tabula.
11 ½ x 14 ¾ inches.
Fine hand color; centerfold mended with faint loss; very good.
$950


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A Separately Published, La Freri Map of Italy
Of Great Importance and Rarity


Italy. BERTELLI, F. [Venice, 1565]
Italia Nouamete posta in Luce et da molti errori emendata….
15 3/8 x 22 ¼ inches
Two joined sheets. Fine condition with wide margins.
$28,500


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