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Turkey; Greece; Hungary; Poland; Ukraine; Albania; Yugoslavia etc









Turkey - Asiatiche Turkey Taf i - iv

Original steel engraving with surrounding pics of Ottoman life . . . you could tint if wished. Bookplate originates from: 'Verldshistoriskt Album, innehallande Femhundra Teckningar ofver Jordens skilde Lander och Folk'  aka "World History  Album, containing Five Hundred Drawings of  the different countries and people "( published Stockholm, 1857). Size  overall size is ca. 38 x 33 cm.  image size is ca. 31.5 x 27.5 cm.  Unmounted  complete set of four  inc delivery £180 light creasing marking in the extreme margins includes Jerusalem, Armenia, Smyrna , Bedouin, Palmyra, Jordan, Gaza, Lebanon, Beirut as all then in the Ottoman Empire a few margin edge tears/nicks




Iran + Turan


Original steel engraving with surrounding pics of Ottoman life . . . you could tint if wished. Bookplate originates from: 'Verldshistoriskt Album, innehallande Femhundra Teckningar ofver Jordens skilde Lander och Folk'  aka "World History  Album, containing Five Hundred Drawings of  the different countries and people "( published Stockholm, 1857). Size  overall size is ca. 38 x 33 cm.  image size is ca. 31.5 x 27.5 cm.  Unmounted  inc delivery £45 light  marking in the extreme margins includesAfghanistan, Ispahan, Persia included here as matches the above




Gezigt Van Bolcheretskoi in Kamtschatka

Engraving by J.S. Klauber, to illustrate German edition of Cook's voyages in southern seas.1795ca. Size  22 X 36 centimeter Folds as issued Worked on James Cook's voyages (Copies of earlier engravings from others for a Dutch edition of the accounts: I. S. Klauber, Amsterdam 1795)He was the most renowned member of his family. He first studied with his father, then went to Rome, then to Paris to study with Johann Georg Wille. He was accepted at the Paris Academy and became Graveur du Roi soon later, but went back to Augsburg during French Revolution, moved on to Nuremberg and finally, in 1796, to St. Petersburg, where he became engraver of the court and director of the Academy of Engravers. He very probably died in St. Petersburg. £45 inc delivery




Winterwooning van Kamtschatka van Binnen,

Engraving by J.S. Klauber, to illustrate German edition of Cook's voyages in southern seas.1795ca. Size  22 X 36 centimeter Folds as issued Worked on James Cook's voyages (Copies of earlier engravings from others for a Dutch edition of the accounts: I. S. Klauber, Amsterdam 1795)He was the most renowned member of his family. He first studied with his father, then went to Rome, then to Paris to study with Johann Georg Wille. He was accepted at the Paris Academy and became Graveur du Roi soon later, but went back to Augsburg during French Revolution, moved on to Nuremberg and finally, in 1796, to St. Petersburg, where he became engraver of the court and director of the Academy of Engravers. He very probably died in St. Petersburg. £45 inc delivery




Portraits du Grand Seigneur et des Principaux Officiers de l'Empire Ottoman.
 Copper engraving from Henri Chatelain  from Atlas Historique 1719 .  Divided in 4 panels plus descriptions, costumes of Ottoman princes. Zacharie Chatelain (d.1723) was the father of Henri Abraham (1684-1743) and Zacharie Junior (1690-1754). They worked as a partnership publishing the Atlas Historique, Ou Nouvelle Introduction A L'Histoire ? under several different Chatelain imprints, depending on the Chatelain family partnerships at the time of publication. The atlas was published in seven volumes between 1705 and 1720, and a second edition appearing in 1732. £85 inc delivery









Dantzic fine aquatint original hand colour by Robert Bowyer (1758-1834) ,published in 1815  Bowyer in 'An Illustrated Record of Important Events in the Annals of Europe, During the Years 1812, 1813, 1814 & 1815, Comprising a series of Views of Paris, Moscow, The Kremlin, Dresden, Berlin..... together with a History of those Momentous Transactions.' image 22 x 32 cm. full page full borders etc no foxing or other defects £285 inc delivery . . pic lightened for the net to show details cheaper  much collected


Retraite Des Dix Mille Tabula conspectum exhibens Regionum omnium quas Cyrus Junior . . . MDCCXXIII (shows Cyprus)

Detailed map of the region from Greece, Cyprus and the Eastern Mediterranean to Armenia and the Caspian Sea.Including the Black Sea and the Arabian Desert  Full title 'Retraite des Dix Mille Tabula conspectum exhibens Regionum omnium quas Cyrus Junior, Artaxerxi fratibellum illaturus ac Cyro in acie caeso, auxiliares Graeci peragranunt, ad mentem Xenophontis consecta, at que hodiernis locorum nominibus illustrata. In usum studiorm Christianissimi Francorum Regis elaborata; a Guillelmo Delisle Primario Suae Majestatis Christianissimae Geographo, ac Regiae Scientiarum Academiae socio. Parisiis, apud Auctorem in Ripa vulgo dicta le Quay de l'Horloge, I. Oct. M.DCCXXIII.'    From Atlas de Geographie published by  Guillaume de Lisle, 1675-172  drawn by Philippe Buache Published  Paris / 1745 DeLisle is important as the first "scientific" cartographer who incorporated the most current information on exploration and topography into his maps. size 94 x 55 cm plus full borders £285 inc delivery


A CORRECT MAP of the OTTOMAN EMPIRE including all the countries possessed by, or Tributary to the TURKS in Europe Asia & Africa

By Thomas Bowen Published London. c1750. Engraved for Middleton's Complete System of Geography." Generally accurate map but decorated with some imaginary mountains so about 80% accurate £185 inc delivery... rolled for certain countries due to size


A New Map of the So. & Mid Parts of Antient Greece viz. Epirus, Hellas, or Graecia Propria, and Peloponnesus, together with Adjoyning Islands

From "A New Sett of Maps both of Antient and Present Geography" by Edward Wells an English clergyman, teacher and mathematician, born in 1667. All map are dedicated to William the Duke of Gloucester who died 1700, the year of the first edition of the atlas. The Wells maps have been much valued during the beginning of the 18th century because of its accuracy.Published London, 1738. Size :  36.3 x 51.5 cm. £105 inc delivery  repaired and strengthened to rear



Greece .Map
 By Keith Johnston, F.R.S.E. Engraved & printed by W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinburgh. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London, (1861) Size 49 x 59 cm Fom 'The royal atlas of modern geography, exhibiting, in a series of entirely original and authentic maps, the present condition of geographical discovery and research in the several countries, empires, and states of the world by Alexander Keith Johnston ... With a special index to each map. William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London. MDCCCLXI.' £ 40 inc delivery


Turkey in Europe .Map
 By Keith Johnston, F.R.S.E. Engraved & printed by W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinburgh. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London, (1861) Size 49 x 59 cm Fom 'The royal atlas of modern geography, exhibiting, in a series of entirely original and authentic maps, the present condition of geographical discovery and research in the several countries, empires, and states of the world by Alexander Keith Johnston ... With a special index to each map. William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London. MDCCCLXI.' £ 40 inc delivery


European Russia .Map
 By Keith Johnston, F.R.S.E. Engraved & printed by W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinburgh. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London, (1861) Size 49 x 59 cm Fom 'The royal atlas of modern geography, exhibiting, in a series of entirely original and authentic maps, the present condition of geographical discovery and research in the several countries, empires, and states of the world by Alexander Keith Johnston ... With a special index to each map. William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London. MDCCCLXI.' £ 40 inc delivery slight edge separation



Carta DEL NUOVO REGNO DI POLONIA :coi paesi limitrofi del Regno di Prussia, dell'Impero d'AUSTRIA, E DELL'IMPERO DI RUSSIA, che corrispondano all'estensione dell'antico Regno Polacco DEI GEOGRAFI ZANNONI E L. VIVIENKartografija /incisa da Paolo Binaghi1

neighboring countries of the Kingdom of Prussia, the Empire of AUSTRIA, AND THE EMPIRE OF RUSSIA, which correspond to the extension of the ancient Polish Kingdom geographers Zannoni and L. VIVIEN engraved by Paul Binaghi. Published Milan: At Editors Peter and Rossetti. Vallardi ... 1831.Surface creasing but large early map £85 inc delivery( rolled)


A Map of Little Bochara Thomas Kitchin c1780, Hand Coloured: Based on maps of the Jesuits and Kyrillow:Thomas Kitchin (1718-1784) was one of the most prolific of English cartographers. He produced not only maps of all the countries of the world, but also the English and Welsh Counties..£40



A New & Accurate Map of the Whole Russian Empire, as contained both in Europe and Asia: drawn from authentic journals, surveys, and most approved modern maps, and regulated by astronomical observations.
Map of the European and Asian Russian Empire, including parts of Western and Eastern Tartary, and the Empire of China,  With an elaborate allegorical cartouche and a compass. From: Navigantium atque itinerantium bibliotheca ; or A complete collection of voyages and travels by John Harris. Printed for T. Woodward .,1744-48, London.  Size  image 350 x 470 mm. £280 inc delivery less collected


Poland and Prussia drawn  from the Best Authorities
 by J. Russell";  issued 1811 by Wilkie & Robinson.Uncommon early 19th century engraved folio sheet map with original outline hand color.for Barlow's General History £105 inc delivered






The Whole Turkish Empire with the countries and terretories bordering upon it agreable to modern history
Drawn by  Herman Moll, d. 1732. Published T. Longman, c1744 £205 extensive creasing needs a press when framing old repair right edge



Greece and Ionian Islands
Sharpe's Corresponding Maps. Published by Chapman and Hall, 186 Strand, 1847. Blackie and Son, Glasgow, Edinburgh and London, 1860 Colour-outline map, 36x55 cm, Centrefold  shows Greece north to southern Thessaly (Thrace still owned by Turkey), and the the Ionian Islands and the Cyclades, with Inset of Corfu at lower left £35 inc delivery





Carte General de la Turquie d'Asie ... les parties limitrophes de la Perse jusqu'a Teheran & les Regiones Caucasiennes. Par L. Vivien, Geographe. Grave par Giraldon Bovinet. 1825. Paris. Chez Menard et Desenne, Libraires Rue Git le Coeur, No. 8. 1ere Feuille.

Published by  Vivien de St Martin, L. Paris .1827 (map dated 1824.) Pair of copper engraved antique maps, designed such that they can be joined, with original hand colouring. Slight offsetting, otherwise good condition. Size 29 x 46.5 cms each, plus wide margins with plate marks. £125 pair delivered


L'Asie Mineure et le Bosphore pour l'Histoire ancienne de M. RollinAsie

Turkey, Armenia, Ukraine, by  d’Anville 1726  Drawn by Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville Born at Paris July 11, 1697–1782 Image app.: 32 x 25.5 cm. Folds as issued wrinkling to top right corner needs a press £105 inc delivery
 


First Part of Turkey in Europe, Containing Moldovia, and Little Tartary with Krimea, to which is added the whole of the Black Sea …1774

Detailed map of the Black Sea region.  From Dunn's New Atlas or Mundane System of Geography, printed for Robert Sayer at 53 Fleet Street, London.Published  London / 1774 Printed By Robert Sayer  full margins. Total dimensions 555 x 455mm. £210 inc delivery less collected
 


European Russia
 John Thompson (1777-1840) was a Scottish cartographer from Edinburgh. Like many cartographers in the 18th century, Thompson moved away from the decorative cartouches and colorful maps of his predecessors and chose to detail his maps with precision and definition. Thompson published “New General Atlas” in 1817 in partnership with James Kirkwood, the leading engraver in Edinburgh. Kirkwood’s printmaking family produced most of the banknotes of Scotland, maps, globes and atlases and was well acknowledged for their great skill. CONDITION ISSUES :- tear just above central fold to left small area of loss and repair one foxing blob near base £95 less collected


TURKEY IN EUROPE
Map of Romania, Bosnia Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, Servia and Macedonia, Albania and part of Greece. An inset of Moldovia, Romania,  bottom left. Published in The Imperial Atlas of Modern Geography by Blackie & Son.Publisher: Glasgow, Edinburgh & London. 1860. Joseph Wilson Lowry £35 


TURKEY III. CONTAINING THE SOUTHERN PART OF GREECE AND CANDIA.
Published by the  Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, London. 1844 engraved/drawn by J & C Walker. Steel engravings with  original hand colouring. Includes southern Greece, including Athens, the Peloponnese, Cycladic islands and Crete, with a decorative sketch of Acropolis of Athens. Size: 405 × 320 mm Edge tear  right uniform age toning as they used cheap paper £80 inc delivered

Turkish Dominions in Europe
Published Edinburgh: John Thomson. 1817, 1814. Half page  50 x 30 cm. ( Full Sheet 55 x 70 cm.) Double page map engraved by J. & G. Menzies. Original outline hand-colour. Issued in the 1817 edition of Thomson's 'New General Atlas'  £95 inc postage

Graecie Pars Septentrionalis.
Detailed map of northern Greece includes Macedonia & Thrace.. WHITTLE; LAURIE. Date, 1794 Size 46.5 x 63.5 cm.Laurie & Whittle were leading map and print publishers in London at the end of the 18th century, having acquired Robert Sayer's business in 1794. They subsequently recognised that there was a market for maps which recorded the ever-changing political boundaries during the Napoleonic era: a market which they were able to supply. £260 inc delivered less collected




Attica (Athens, Greece)
Published Edinburgh: John Thomson. 1817, 1814.  Half page  50 x 30 cm. ( Full Sheet 55 x 70 cm.) Double page map engraved by J. & G. Menzies. Original outline hand-colour. Issued in the 1817 edition of Thomson's 'New General Atlas'  £75 inc postage some offsetting and small edge tear


 RUSSIE D'EUROPE 1833.
No. 45. Grave par Thierry. From Atlas Complet Du Precis De La Geographie Universelle De M. Malte-Brun; Dresse Conformement Au Texte De Cet Ouvrage, Et Entierement Revu Et Corrige Par M.J.-J.-N. Huot ... (Cet Atlas est compose de 72 Cartes.) Paris. Aime Andre, Libraire-Editeur, rue Christine, 1; Ve. Le Normant, Libraire, rue de Seine, 8. 1837. Size 45 x 34 cm image £45 inc delivery ( rolled)


Poland, Lithuania, and Prussia map. Antique map by  Thomas Jefferys (1719-1771 ), Geographer to King George III.  Originally produced for an edition of Thomas Salmon, "A New Geographical and Historical Grammar".London :   Published in   London by Thomas Salmon 1762. Later hand colour full margins  Copper line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 184 x 197mm (approx. 7-1/4" x 7-3/4"). Folds as issued , creasing  and loss to right margin £65 inc delivery makes it affordable


Map of Turkey in Asia pre 1841.‎

By Alexander Findlay, published by Thomas Kelly, London between 1824 and 1842  from Universal Geography by Christopher Kelly . Uncoloured on paper. Size 28 cm by 22 cm. Scale 150 miles to the inch. Shows towns, rivers, mountains (indicated by hachuring) and frontiers in an area from the Black and Caspian Seas south to the mouth of the Nile and the mouth of the River Tigris in the south. Antique  steel engraved Map, drawn & Engraved by Alex.r Findlay.London. Published by Thomas Kelly, 17 Paternoster Row.  Sheet 21 x 27cm £20 unmounted 


"Hungary with Turkey  in Europe  " by Thomas Jefferys
Includes Macedonia and Greek Archipelago with Rhodes and Cyprus
Antique map by  Thomas Jefferys (1719-1771 ), Geographer to King George III.  Originally produced for an edition of Thomas Salmon, "A New Geographical and Historical Grammar".London :   Published in   London by Thomas Salmon 1762. Later hand colour full margins  Copper line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 184 x 197mm (approx. 7-1/4" x 7-3/4"). Folds as issued ,  £35 inc delivery mark to centre


"Russia or Muscovy in Europe  " by Thomas Jefferys
Antique map by  Thomas Jefferys (1719-1771 ), Geographer to King George III.  Originally produced for an edition of Thomas Salmon, "A New Geographical and Historical Grammar".London :   Published in   London by Thomas Salmon 1762. Later hand colour full margins  Copper line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 184 x 197mm (approx. 7-1/4" x 7-3/4"). Folds as issued ,  £65 inc delivery


Hungary " engraved by J.Gibson and published/ issued in 1753, in London, by Gibson. Copper engraved map with hand colour. London, engraved by J. Gibson. A wonderful and scarce mid-18th century map Size 35 x 31 cm. £55 scarce part of page sunned





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