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Arab navigation in the Indian Ocean before the coming of the Portuguese by Ahmad ibn Majid al-Sadi , G.R. Tibbetts

Ahmad ibn Majid al-Sadi, G.R. Tibbetts - Arab Navigation in the Indian Ocean before the coming of the Portuguese - London, The Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland; Luzac and Company Ltd, 1971 - First Edition - Hardcover - 614pp + 4 maps …

From MagicWorldBooks

€240.00


Geology of California by J.C. Whitney

ORIGINAL 1865 First Edition, 498pp. Report on the first systematic survey of the geology of the state of California. Historic document suitable for a library archive, bespoke gift, or investment.This classic work presents the results of the comprehen…

From Nana's Top Shelf: Rare and Collector Books

$625.00


The Diamond Atlas: The Eastern Hemisphere by Morse, Charles W

New York: Samuel N. Gaston, 1857. This antique hardcover book is bound in tan leather boards, with a black leather spine label and gilt spine lettering. Some cover, edgewear; some chipping to top of spine; wear on spine where second label was removed; ant…

From Popeks Books, IOBA

$350.00


The Silmarillion by Tolkien, J.R.R

Tolkien, J.R.R. The Silmarillion (1st American Edition,1977 Houghton Mifflin) Used. VG/G- $10.95 unclipped DJ. Includes map. Stated First Printing. Titles list has the "Father Giles of Ham" misprint. Former owner name written on front free endpaper. We …

From Mary Riversong Books

$250.00


(Map of Caspian Sea & Environs): Nova et Accuratissima Maris Caspii...petri Alexii Filii. Magni Russorum Emper by Seutter, GM

Augsburg: Seutter, 1740. VG+, copperplate engraving with original hand coloring (color similar to Homann, with whom Seutter apprenticed before going out on his own in about 1707). There is minimal right marginal soling, but the image and color are excepti…

From The Prime Meridian: Antique Maps & Books

$550.00


Railway guide with popular routes for summer and winter tourists by WEBSTER, Effie. SEART, A.T

1879 Railway Guide RAILROAD Tourists COLORADO Chicago Illinois Illustrated MAPS 'Railway Guide' is a tourist guidebook depicting the Railway Transportation System and its natural scenes and cityscapes along its route with popular manufacturers and intere…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$399.00


Le nouveau et curieux Atlas Geographique et historique... by Chiquet (Jacques) [Antoine Menard]

Paris: chez Chereanau, [1719].. Oblong small 4to. Full vellum with ties. Wear at edges, chip from fore-edge of lower front cover,blank end leaves are heavily annotated and written-upon in 18th & 19th century hands. Old stains to margins and a few maps, o…

From William Matthews, Bookseller / The Haunted Bookshop

$2,000.00


Vaderlandsch woordenboek, deel 1 t/m 35 + 3 byvoegzels by Kok, Jacobus

1785-1799, 1e en 2e druk, totaal 38 boeken, in goede staat, het betreft de uitgave met zachte kaft, inhoud is compleet met gravures, stambomen en kaarten van Overijssel, Friesland, Utrecht en Gelderland, zie foto's1785-1799, first and second edition, tota…

From Shambala Books & Jewelry

€499.99


Planisphaerium Stellatum, seu Vice-Globus Coelestis in Plano Delineatus . . . by Jacob Bartsch

Hardcover. Fine. Edited by Andreas Goldmayer. Text in Latin (with some words and passages in Greek and German). Illustrated with 9 engraved plates: 3 large fold-out star maps, and six other engraved astronomical plates (of which 3 are double-page); plus …

From George Robert Minkoff, Inc.

$6,000.00


A Journey to central Africa: or, Life and landscapes from Egypt to the Negro kingdoms of the White Nile by TAYLOR, Bayard

1854 1ed Journey to Central Africa EGYPT Sudan Ethiopia MAP Nile Bayard Taylor Bayard Taylor was a 19th-century travel writer whose abundant notes and reports have been referenced for decades since the mid-1800s. Taylor's writings have even been quoted b…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$499.00


Africa, Drawn and Engraved from the best Maps and Charts by Kitchin, T. Sculp (Thomas Kitchen)

London: Harvey's Naval History Original antique map of 18th century Africa. Good condition. Size 34x37cm. Engraved for Harvey's Naval History, published in the early 1780s. This map also had been published in Daniel Fenning's "A New Syste…

From Florida Mountain Book Co.

$100.00


(Satirical political map of Franco-Prussian War): Karte von Europa im Jahre 1870 nach einem französischen Holzschnitte by Hadol (Paul)

Hamburg: Fuchs, 1914. Very good, on thin paper, with original color, folds as issued (now flattened with some archival tape repair at folds on verso). Mild foxing most evident n lower margin. These maps, often ephemeral in nature, are now all increasingly…

From The Prime Meridian: Antique Maps & Books

$1,875.00


L'USAGE DES GLOBES CELESTES ET TERRESTRES, ET DES SPHERES, SUIVANT LES DIFFERENS SYSTEMES DU MONDE. PRÉCEDÉ D'UN TRAITÉ DE COSMOGRAPHIE, OÙ EST EXPLIQUÉ AVEC ORDRE TOUT CE QU'IL Y A PLUS CURIEUX DANS LA DESCRIPTION DE L'UNIVERS, SUIVANT LES MEMOIRES & OBSERVATIONS DES PLUS HABILES ASTRONOMES & GEOGRAPHES. . . by Bion, Nicolas

Paris: Chez l'auteur... Laurent d'Houry... Jean Boudot, libraire..., 1699. 12mo. [18],300;112 pp. plus 26 plates (three folding). Contemporary speckled calf, spine richly gilt, gilt leather label, raised bands, edges rouged. Light institutional inkstamp i…

From W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera

$1,100.00


Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio [Reprinted Engraved Antique Map] by Ortelius, Abraham

(: Abraham Ortelius (Original 1587 But This A Reprint), 1587. 5th or later Edition . No Binding. Near Fine/No Jacket. 19" x 17. Image Size: 18 7/8" X 13 3/4". Text "Cum Privilegio Decennali Ab. Ortelius Delineab. Et Excudeb. 1587&quo…

From Arroyo Seco Books

$675.00


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