Interesting map of Russia in Asia from Atlante Novissimo, illustrato ed accresciuto sulle osservazioni, e scoperte fatte dai piu’ celebri e piu’ recenti cartografi by Antonio Zatta published in Venice in 1779.Very good condition with nice and decorative original colours.
[Russia] Russia Asiatica divisa nelle sue provincie
The map of Bohemia from the rare Der curiose und .. Nussliche Dollmetscher.. published in Augsburg in 1748 by Machenbauer. The map has a decorative cartouche and a nice original colouring.
- Author: ERDMAN MACHENBAUER J.A.
- Year: 1748
- Dimension: 230 x 170 mm
- Place of publication: Augsburg
Fine and detailed map of Russia showing roads and railroads. From Atlas Spheroidal et Universel de Geographie by M.F.A. Garnier published in Paris at Veuve Jules Renouard in 1862. This atlas is exceptional for its “spheroidal” maps of the globe, showing the various continents and poles, shaded to give the effect of a sphere floating in space. The remaining maps are also very well executed and colored. This is the only atlas that Garnier produced,…
- Author: GARNIER Francis Marie Joseph
- Year: 1862
- Dimension: 500 x 360 mm
- Place of publication: Paris
A desirable small map of European Russia nicely detailed including engraved forests and mountains and embellished with two strapwork cartouches. 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…
- Author: MERCATOR Gerard - HONDIUS Henricus
- Year: 1648
- Dimension: 200 x 145 mm
- Place of publication: Amsterdam
A fine miniature map of Hungary from “Theatro del Mondo” the famous plagiarised version of Ortelius’ pocket atlas published specifically for the Italian market by Pietro Marchetti. First printed in Brescia this is the really rare Venetian edition of 1667. Italian text on verso.
- Author: MARCHETTI Pietro
- Year: 1667
- Dimension: 75 x 105 mm
- Place of publication: Venice