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An Early Atlas of Islands Engraved with Delicate Beauty


Atlas/ Islands/ Caribbean. PORCACCHI, Thomaso [Venice, 1590]
L'isole piu famose del Mondo.
Small folio [20.25 x 29.5]
(6) (of 12) ff., including engraved title, 201, (1) pp., including 47 copper plate engraved maps in text. Note: bound contemporaneously without 2nd half of index (b signature). Complete with all maps. Bound in contemporary flexible vellum, borders of covers gilt-ruled with arabesque in center, spine gilt with double bands. Head of spine chipped, and some soling to covers. Engraved ex libris of Thomas Heath, Merchant of Exeter and another of the Western Reserve Historical Society, stamped withdrawn. Some soiling in outer margin of title and scattered leaves, faint waterstain in margin of others; notwithstanding a fresh example with the maps with excellent impressions.
$8,500


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Ortelius’ Masterwork of the Pacific


Pacific Ocean/ California.. ORTELIUS, A, [Antwerp, 1595]
Maris Pacifici, (quod vulgo Mar del Zur) . . .
13 5/8 x 19 ¾ inches.
Fine hand color; excellent condition.
$8,500


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A Very Rare & Early Map of the English Colonies in North America


East Coast United States & Canada. MORDEN, R./ BROWNE, C. [London, c. 1695]
A New Map Of The English Empire In America . . . .
19 ¼ x 22 ½ inches
Original outline color; light foxing, reinforced bottom of centerfold; overall very good.
$22,500


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A Dutch Map of North America of Beauty & Importance


North America/ California as an Island. JANSSON, J./ HONDIUS, H. [Amsterdam, 1641]
America Septentrionalis.
18 1/4 x 21 1/2 inches.
Fine original color; excellent.
$6,850


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"A Map of Great Influence" (Tooley) In a Fine Example


California/ Southwest. SANSON, N. [Paris, 1656]
Le Nouveau Mexique, et La Floride:... .
12 ¼ x 21 3/8 inches.
Original outline color; fine condition with wide margins.
$7,500


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