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February 2017
Martayan Lan
Fine Antique Maps, Atlases and Globes

70 East 55th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10022

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Saturdays and evenings by appointment.

Any of these maps may be purchased directly via our website, but if you have any questions about these or any other items in our stock, please feel free to call.

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Superb Example of Ortelius’ Suite of Sea Monsters

Iceland. ORTELIUS, A./ VRIENTS, J. B. [Antwerp, 1595]
13 ¼ x 19 ¼ inches.
Fine hand color; fine condition.

A Signature World Map of the Dutch Golden Age
The First State in Superb Original Color

World/ Australia. HONDIUS, H. [Amsterdam, [1630 [1638]]
Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica Ac Hydrographica Tabula. .
15 x 21 ¼ inches
Fine original color; excellent condition.

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Rare, Striking 16th Century World Map

World. JODE, G & C. DE [Antwerp, 1589/1593]
Totius Orbis Cogniti Universalis Descriptio.
13 ¾ x 20 inches
Fine hand color; fine condition; elegantly framed.

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An Edition of the First Map Specifically of the Americas
A Remarkable Example in Attractive Old Color

Americas/ Florida. WALDSEEMULLER, M./ FRIES, L. [Vienne-in-the-Dauphine, 1541]
Untitled Woodcut Map of the Americas.
11 ¼ x 14 7/8 inches
Fine old/contemporary color; few spots, centerfold reinforced at areas of wear. Excellent overall.

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One of the First Separate Maps of North America Maps
A Sterling, Wide-Margined Example

North America/ Florida. QUAD, M. [Cologne, 1600]
Novi Orbis pars Borealis, America Scilicet, complectens Floridam...
9 x 11 ½ inches.
Very fine example with a strong impression.

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Showing the Area’s European Colonization at its Earliest Stage

Northeast to North Carolina.. WYTFLIET, C. [Louvain, 1597/?]
Norumbega Et Virginia.
9 x 11 1/2 inches.
Tape residue in corners not affecting engraved surface, some weakening of impression, else very good.

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An Early Chart of New York Harbor

New York Harbor/ French & Indian War. . BELLIN, J. N. [Paris, 1764]
Baye Et Port D’Yorc Capitale de la Nouvelle Yorc. .
8 ½ x 6 ½ inches
Fine hand color; fine condition.

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Paris's Grandeur Depicted on a Grand Scale

Paris. TURGOT, M./ BRETEZ, L. [Paris, 1739]
Plan de Paris Commence l’Annee 1734.... Leve et Desine par Louis Bretez Grave par Claude Lucas / Et Ecrit par Aubin. .

Large folio with 21 etched & engraved plates numbered 1-20, one of which folding, & 1 unnumbered key plate. Bound in modern mottled calf, gold-tooled raised bands on spine, title in gold on leather label inset in spine; plates on heavy stock, a few stains & some light hand soiling, else excellent.

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Fascinating Globe Gore of Russia and the Middle East

Russia/ Middle East. CORONELLI, V. [Venice, 1692]
Untitled Globe Gore.
17 x 10 ½ inches.
Fine hand color, some spotting in margins, else excellent.

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Richly Detailed Map of Coastal India

Madras/ Chennai/ India. RENNELL, J./ LAURIE & WHITTLE [London, 1794]
A New Map of the Jaghir Lands, on the Coast of Coromandel, The Territory Belonging To The East India Company Round Madras From An Actual Survey In The Possession Of The Company.
27 x 19 ¼ inches.
Original color; few marginal mends with no loss of image; very good.

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