Italy








509 - 1660
Italy
'Sicilia Antiqua quae et Sicania et Trinacria dicta'
Blair, J. (1768)
57 x 43

Finely engraved and interesting map of  Ancient Sicily for John Blair's "The Chronology and History of The World". The Ancient Roman Cities are marked and an inset map shows Syracusarum (Syracuse) in detail. Features also include a bird's eye view of Mount Aetna. Fine condition. Later colour
170.00 GBP










710 - 2083
Italy
'Italiae Typus'
Ortelius, A. (c. 1603)
10 x 8.5

Fine early map of Italy 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
140.00 GBP







1105-716



1105 - 716
Italy
'Florence'
Turrell (c. 1836)
38 x 29

Finely executed plan of the city by Turrell for The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Steel engraving, later colour.
140.00 GBP










412 - 1496
Italy
'Northern Italy'
Rapkin, J. (1851)
34 x 26

Fine map of the area by John Rapkin, for John Tallis's highly decorative "The Illustrated Atlas". The vignettes show; The Grand Canal Venice, St. Peter's Rome, and a procession scene. Corsica (French) is also mapped. Single page (no central fold). Original colour as published. Condition fine.
120.00 GBP









509 - 1659
Italy
'Tabula Italiae Antiqua'
Bayly, J. (1768)
57 x 43

Finely engraved map of the area of Ancient Italy by John Bayly for John Blair's "The Chronology and History of The World". Covers in detail the Ancient Kingdoms of what is now Italy and Frace East of the Rhone. Includes Corsica, Sardinia and Northern Sicily. Fine condition. Later colour
120.00 GBP









412 - 1497
Italy
'Southern Italy'
Rapkin, J. (1851)
34 x 26

Fine map of the area by John Rapkin, for John Tallis's highly decorative "The Illustrated Atlas". The vignettes show; Naples and Vesuvius, Benevento, a Carnival, Festival of the Vintage. Sardinia and Sicily also mapped. Single page (no central fold). Original colour as published. Condition fine.
120.00 GBP










306 - 1135
Italy
'Partie Meridionale Du Piemont et Du Monferrat'
De Lisle G. (c. 1780)
64 x 50

Large size and detailed map of Piemont and Monferrat area of Italy by Guillaume de Lisle (1675-1726). This copy an edition of circa 1780 issued by his successor Dezauche. The map extends from Turin in the north to the Mediterranean and from Cannes to just east of Savona. Shows Monaco and the important towns along the coast. Features also include an inset map of Cannes and the Bay of Villefranche. Original colour.
120.00 GBP









710 - 2078
Italy
'Ischia Ins.'
Ortelius, A. (c. 1603)
10 x 8.5

Fine early map of the Island of Ischia in the bay of Naples 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










710 - 2081
Italy
'Sicilia'
Ortelius, A. (c. 1603)
10 x 8.5

Fine early map of the Island of Sicily 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. No less than three volcanos are shown erupting on the main and nearby islands. Fine condition. Later colour
95.00 GBP






1009 - 557



1009 - 557
Italy
'Turin'
Henshall, J. (1833)
38 x 34

Finely executed plan of the city by J Henshall for The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Inset three city views. Steel engraving, later colour.
85.00 GBP






1009 - 602



1009 - 602
Italy
'Milan'
Henshall, J. (c. 1842)
38 x 33    

Finely executed  plan of the city by B R Davies for The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Steel engraving, later colour.
80.00 GBP






1105-717



1105 - 717
Italy
'Parma'
(c. 1840)
38 x 31

Finely executed  plan of the city for The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.  Inset panorama of the city. Steel engraving, later colour.
80.00 GBP






1105-717



508 - 1595
Italy
Russell, J. (c. 1799)
40 x 47

Fine map of Italy by John Charles Russell for Guthrie's " New System of Geography". Includes the Islands of Sicily, Sardinia and Corsica. Double page folio size map, original hand colour
80.00 GBP










710 - 2079
Italy
'Corsica'
Ortelius, A. (c. 1603)
10 x 8.5

Fine early map of the Island of Corsica 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
80.00 GBP










710 - 2080
Italy
'Sardinia'
Ortelius, A. (c. 1603)
10 x 8.5

Fine early map of the Island of Sardinia 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
80.00 GBP










710 - 2082
Italy
'Larius Lacus'
Ortelius, A. (c. 1603)
10 x 8.5

Fine early map of Lake Como 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. North is to the right of the plate on this map. Uncommon item. Fine condition. Later colour
80.00 GBP






1105-718



1105 - 718
Italy
'Syracuse'
Davies, B. (c. 1840)
38 x 30

Finely executed  plan of the city by B R Davies for The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Inset view of the city from the Theatre. Steel engraving, later colour.
75.00 GBP






1009 - 604



1009 - 604
Italy
'Genoa'
Davies, B. (c. 1836)
38 x 31    

Finely executed  plan of the city by B R Davies for The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Inset map of the location on the Italian coast. Steel engraving, later colour.
60.00 GBP






1009 - 582



1009 - 582
Italy
'Italy from the best Authorities'
Russell, J. (1818)
19.5 x 23

Italy from Guthrie's Geography. Engraved by John Russell. Bright original colour. Excellent condition.
60.00 GBP





1009 - 515



1009 - 515
Italy
'Italian States'
Starling, T. (c. 1832)
9 x 15

Uncommon and finely engraved map of the country from The Royal Cabinet Atlas. Bright original colouring to the various states.
40.00 GBP





908 - 267



908 - 267
Italy
'Italy with the Islands of Sicily, Sardinia, and Corsica, drawn from the Best Authorities'
Cooke's New Encyclopaedia (c. 1789)
22 x 26.5 

Map of Italian Peninsula showing the various States existing before the unification of Italy in 1815. Later hand colour. Old folds but good condition.
35.00 GBP





907261



907 - 261
Italy
Darton, W. (c. 1805)
21.5 x 19

Later outline hand colour to the states. Traces of old folds, generally good condition.
35.00 GBP





1009 - 516



1009 - 516
Italy
'Naples or The Two Sicilies'
Starling, T. (c. 1832)
9 x 15

Uncommon and finely engraved map of the  southern part of the country from The Royal Cabinet Atlas. Bright original colouring to the various major areas. A numbered key identifies the various provinces.
40.00 GBP





1009 - 485



1009 - 485
Italy
'Naples Northern Portion'
Dower, J. (1863)
43 x 32

Map of Southern Italy covering the country south of Rome down to the Gulf of Taranto. Original colour.
35.00 GBP









1108 - 777
Italy
'Southern Italy'
Fenner, R. (1828)
15 x 12

Steel engraved map of Southern Italy and Sicily by Robert Fenner for “Fenner's Pocket Atlas”. Shows also Sardinia (inset). Later full wash colour
25.00 GBP