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Fries, L.

India Orientalis

1535 - woodcut - B/W as issued

31x43cm, mint condition

1535 edition (with title on top, no text on verso) of the first (1522) printed map to focus on the Southeast Asian islands and the only map to focus on this area in the first half of the 16th Century.

Showing anthropophagi (cannibals) on the island of Angama (Bali??)

Price: € 3500

Ruscelli, Girolamo

Soria et Terra Santa Nuova Tavola


B/W as issued

Small map (26x20cm) of the Holy Land, lacking the upper margin

Price: € 220

Kaerius, P

Asiae Nova Descriptio

1614 - 43,8 x 56,2 cm - coloured - restored split of the central fold without loss, two smaller tears sideways, restored without loss. Fine copy of a beautiful map.

First carte à figures of Asia, showing the main cities, including Macao and Goa, six images of the kings, as well as eight figures of various countries.

Price: € 6000