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Ansicht der Stadt St.Gallen (in der Schweitz.)

Important tinted lithograph view of St. Gallen by C. Matter. In the bottom left corner “dessine d’aprŠs nature par Egid. Federle”. Published by J. U. Locher in St. Gallen in 1860.

  • Author: LOCHER Johann Ulrich
  • Year: 1860
  • Dimension: 460 x 310 mm
  • Place of publication: St. Gallen

 500,00

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Carte generale des treze cantons de Suisse, Vallay ligues Grise, Maison-Dieu & Valteline

Rare copper engraved map of Switzerland. Showing Cantons and other independent regions, towns, villages, landmarks, forests, rivers and mountains. Relief shown pictorially. Includes decorative cartouches and compass rose. As in the title the map shows also the Valtellina, the beautiful valley in the Lombardy region of northern Italy, bordering Switzerland.

  • Author: Pierre-Jean Mariett, TASSIN Nicolas
  • Year: 1653
  • Dimension: 510 x 365 mm
  • Place of publication: Paris

 400,00

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Cascade du Nant d’Arpenas

A very nice aquatint view by Gabriel Lory showing the Swiss Alps with the cascade of Nant d’Arpinaz. Published in Paris at Osterwald in 1820.

  • Author: Gabriel Lory
  • Dimension: 25 x 28 cm
  • Place of publication: Paris
  • Year: 1820

 600,00

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Die Bergeller Berge von oberhalb des Septimer gegen Forcellina

Very fine prospect view of Bern with published in Bodenehr’s Curioses Staats und Kriegs Theatrum. Gabriel Bodenehr (1664 – 1758) was a copper engraver and publisher. In 1716 he bought the copper plates of Johann Stridbeck (1640 – 1716), revised and completed them with his own maps, views and plans, and published them in several works with different titles.

  • Author: MULLER Jakob
  • Year: 1879
  • Dimension: 180 x 630 mm
  • Place of publication: Bern

 90,00

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Die vielgestaltige Schweiz. Svizzera dai mille volti. La Suisse en images. Exploring Switzerland

A magnificent large and very decorative pictorial map folded in self cover surrounded by notes and illustration of flowers, with the compass rose in the center. Shows buildings. landmarks, peoples, animals, roads, railroads, waterways, churches, tourist attractions, geographical features and places of interest. A short guide by Hans Jenny, and illustrations on verso. Designed by Eduard Imhof after a drawn by Otto Muller. Published by the Swiss National Tourist Office in Bern in 1939.

  • Author: Otto M. Muller
  • Dimension: 76 x 116 cm
  • Place of publication: Bern
  • Year: 1939

 600,00

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Die XIII Cantons … Schmeitzer Republic

Very rare map engraved by Elias Baeck from ?Der curiose und .. Nssliche Dollmetscher..? published in Augsburg in 1748. The map has decorative cartouche and a nice original colouring. Missing in many reference.

  • Author: ERDMAN MACHENBAUER J.A.
  • Year: 1748
  • Dimension: 230 x 170 mm
  • Place of publication: Augsburg

 280,00

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Freyburg im Uchrland

An interesting and scarce pre-war English language tour guide to Japan. Color endpaper illustrations by Hiroshige. According to the preface this is a revision and condensation of the Japanese sections, Vols. II and III, of the Official Guide to Eastern Asia, 1914. With 36 maps, 14 town plans and 10 illustrations.

  • Author: BODENHER Gabriel
  • Year: 1725
  • Dimension: 285 x 160 mm
  • Place of publication: Augsburg

 150,00

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Lucerna, Lucern.

Stunning prospect view of Lutzern at the left and right side with a text about the city. Published in Bodenehr’s Curioses Staats und Kriegs Theatrum. Gabriel Bodenehr (1664 – 1758) was a copper engraver and publisher. In 1716 he bought the copper plates of Johann Stridbeck (1640 – 1716), revised and completed them with his own maps, views and plans, and published them in several works with different titles.

  • Author: BODENHER Gabriel
  • Year: 1725
  • Dimension: 280 x 150 mm
  • Place of publication: Augsburg

 180,00

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Lugano

Very rare view of the town engraved by J. Buggel. From: “Das Neu-geharnischte Meyland…” by German Adlerhold, published in Nuremberg in 1702.

  • Author: BUGGEL Johan Leonard
  • Year: 1702
  • Dimension: 60 x 108 mm
  • Place of publication: Nuremberg

 150,00

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Nova Helvetia tabula

Handsome map of whole Switzerland from the Mercator Hondius “Atlas Minor” published in Amsterdam in 1648 at Jannsonius with german text on verso. In 1607 Jodocus Hondius published a reduced size version of Mercator’s “Atlas”, itself suitably titled “Atlas Minor”. The maps were copied from those of the great cartographer Mercator of around 1580-90 or were reductions of Hondius’ own maps of 1606. Almost 20 years later Joannes Janssonius commissioned a new set of copperplates to be engraved by Pie

  • Author: MERCATOR Gerard - HONDIUS Henricus
  • Year: 1648
  • Dimension: 200 x 145 mm
  • Place of publication: Amsterdam

 180,00

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Suisse

Detailed lovely map by Eduard Dumas-Vorzet showing the whole Switzerland. From the famous Atlas Universel d’Histoire et de Geographie by Marie Nicolas Bouillet published in Paris in 1877.

  • Author: Eduard Dumas-Vorzet
  • Year: 1877
  • Place of publication: Paris
  • Dimension: 260 x 200 mm

 40,00

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Suisse

A particularly attractive pictorial map of Switzerland by anonymous author published in 1930 circa. This map is covered with beautiful vignettes describing major towns and very nice landmarks along the roads like skiers or cows. Includes decorative cartouche, compass rose and inset lovely views of Locarno and Martigny. Uncommon.

  • Author: Anon.
  • Dimension: 24 x 34 cm
  • Year: 1930

 150,00

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Valesia, et Territor Basilensi

Important and rare map of this region of Swiss. In 1578, Gerard De Jode published his atlas entitled Speculum Orbis Terrarum.This work, likely due to the strong market presence of Ortelius’ Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, sold poorly. This map comes from the second and last edition of the Atlas by Cornelis De Jode. [cod.217/15]

  • Author: DE JODE Gerard
  • Year: 1593
  • Dimension: 390 x 485 mm
  • Place of publication: Antwerp

 1.200,00

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Vue de la Source de l’Arveiron

A very nice aquatint view by Gabriel Lory showing Mont Blanc glacier at the foot of a hill with a stream flowing from it and some bare rock in the foreground; two figures on the left of the mouth of the cave and three in the right hand foreground. Published in Paris at Osterwald in 1820.

  • Author: Gabriel Lory
  • Dimension: 25 x 28 cm
  • Place of publication: Paris
  • Year: 1820

 600,00

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