Asia









1107 - 757
Asia
'Asia and Its Several Islands and Regions'
Kitchin, T. (1794)
55 x 45

Folding map of Asia, finely engraved by Thomas Kitchen. Dissected into fifteen sections and backed by canvas. Published by Laurie and Whittle. An unusual and rare item with original colour. Some occasional wear at intersections but in generally very good condition. Folds into a marbled slipcase, (rubbed and worn)
220.00 GBP












710 - 2074
Asia
Ortelius, A. (c. 1603)
10 x 8.5

Fine early map of the continent by Abraham Ortelius, engraved in small format by Philippe Galle, and published in the Epitome, or pocket-edition of the "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum". This map from an English text edition of c.1603 published in London and thus one of the first world atlases published in England. Fine condition. Later colour
195.00 GBP









1107 - 773

Asia
'Carte Reduite Du Golfe de Bengale'
De Mannevillette (c. 1775)
67 x 50

Large folio sea chart of the northern Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal by the French hydrographer Jean Baptiste Apres De Mannvillette. Shows the area from Sri Lanka across to the Straits of Malacca and also includes the Gulf of Thailand. Later colour. Fine unmarked condition.
175.00 GBP










409 - 1437
Asia
Rapkin, J. (1851)
32 x 26

Fine map of The Continent engraved by John Rapkin, for John Tallis's highly decorative "The Illustrated Atlas". The vignettes show; Walrus in the Arctic, Tartars, Russian people, Petra, Sun birds of India and The Philippines.  Single page map, (no central fold). Original colour as published. Condition fine.
150.00 GBP










710 - 2062
Asia
'India Orient'
Ortelius, A. (c. 1603)
10 x 8.5

Fine early map of India and south-east Asia by Abraham Ortelius, engraved in small format by Philippe Galle, and published in the Epitome, or pocket-edition of the "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum". This map from an English text edition of c1603 published in London and thus one of the first world atlases published in England. Fine condition. Later colour
150.00 GBP










710 - 2089
Asia
'Tartaria sive Magni Chami Imperium'
Ortelius, A. (c. 1603)
10 x 8.5

Fine early map of Northern and polar regions of Asia, by Abraham Ortelius , engraved in small format by Philippe Galle, and published in the Epitome, or pocket- edition of the "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum". This map  from an English text edition of c.1603 published in London and thus one of the first world atlases published in England. An  interesting map, also showing the area now known as the Bering Strait, Japan and the North West coast of America.  Fine condition. Later colour
120.00 GBP










710 - 2090
Asia
'Persia'
Ortelius, A. (c. 1603)
10 x 8.5

Fine early map of Persia by Abraham Ortelius, engraved in small format by Philippe Galle, and published in the Epitome, or pocket-edition of the "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum". This map from an English text edition of c. 1603 published in London and thus one of the first world atlases published in England.  Fine condition. Later colour
98.00 GBP





09010-84



09010 - 84
Asia
'An Accurate Map of the East Indies'
Bowen, E. (c. 1760)
29 x 20

Later hand colour, Good margins.
95.00 GBP
 




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905 - 191
Asia
'Asia by H. Moll, Geographer.'
Moll, H. (c. 1736)
27 x 20

Fine early engraving of the Asian continent. Dark impression, later hand colour, good condition.
95.00 GBP









412 - 1519
Asia
'Independent Tartary'
Rapkin, J. (1851)
35 x 26

Fine map of the area east of the Caspian Sea by John Rapkin, for John Tallis's highly decorative "The Illustrated Atlas". The vignettes show; The Bride chase- a marriage custom of the Tartars, Tartars on a journey and The Tent. Single page map (no central fold). Original colour as published. Condition fine.
80.00 GBP





1009
                                - 525



1009 - 584
Asia
'Asia from the best Authorities'
Russell, J. (1818)
22 x 19

Asia from Guthrie's Geography. Engraved by John Russell. Shows New Guinea only partly charted. Original colour
60.00 GBP









511 - 1697
Asia
Findlay, A. (c. 1820)
26 x 20

Attractive map of Asia engraved by Alexander Findlay. Later colour.
50.00 GBP









511 - 1699
Asia
'East India Islands'
Findlay, A. (c. 1820)
26 x 20

Attractive map of South East Asia engraved by Alexander Findlay. New Guinea shown as only partially mapped. Later colour.
50.00 GBP





1009 - 525



1009 - 525
Asia
Starling, T. (c. 1832)
15 x 9

Uncommon and finely engraved map of the Continent from The Royal Cabinet Atlas. Bright original colouring to the various countries.
50.00 GBP





1005
                                - 409



09010 - 76
Asia
Dispatch Atlas (1863)
65 x 46

Early outline colour, two verticle folds.
45.00 GBP