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Antique Maps of the Mediterranean

Richard Nicholson of Chester

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MEDITERRANEAN

19th Century - Decorative

  • Malta and Mediterranean, Tallis 1853

    Malta and Mediterranean, Tallis 1853

32302 Malta and Mediterranean, John Tallis, c.1853. Price: 52.00

BRITISH POSSESSIONS IN THE MEDITERRANEAN

An attractive sheet displaying in four sections, a detailed map of Malta with a vignette view of Valletta plus an inset map of Gozo. A map of Corfu with an inset view of Corfu Town. Another area shows a map of Gibraltar with an inset view. The bottom right hand corner shows a map of a number of Greek islands including Cephalonia and Zante. All this displayed within a patterned border with title cartouche. 9 x 13 inches. Original outline hand colouring. Top of cartouche just touching outer upper edge. Original centre fold. Good clean condition on stout paper. Drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin, the vignette views by H. Winkles.

From: The Illustrated Atlas

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CORSICA

18th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  • Calvi, Joseph Roux, 1764

    Calvi, Joseph Roux, 1764

27887 Calvi, Joseph Roux, 1764. Price: 55.00

PLAN DE LA BAYE DE CALVI SUR I’ISLE DE CORSE

A small engraved chart showing the entrance to the harbour of Calvi on the north west coast of Corsica. Depth soundings and anchorage points shown. 7 1/2 x 5 inches. Uncoloured. Good condition. Unlike most of the charts in the atlas this map does not have a plate number in the top right hand corner. There is, however, a manuscript figure 35 which fits in with the order of the maps in the atlas.

From: Receuil Des Principaux Plans; des Ports, et Rades de la Mer Mediterranée, Estraits, de ma. Carte Douze Feüilles.... Marselle 1764

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17th Century - Sea Chart

  •  Cape Delle Melle to Mount Argentato, John Seller, c.1785.

    Cape Delle Melle to Mount Argentato, John Seller, c.1785.

32164 Cape Delle Melle to Mount Argentato, John Seller, c.1785. Price: 140.00

THE SEA COAST OF ITALY FROM CAPE DELLE MELLE TO MOUNT ARGRNTATO WITH THE ISLAND OF CORSICA

An interesting engraved chart by this English mapmaker. It shows the Gulf of Liguria with the islands of Corsica and Elba and a small piece of Sardinia. The coastline starts at Nice and carries on down the Tuscan coast. Decorative title cartouche and scales panel. Two compass roses and rhumb lines. 20 1/4 x 15 1/2 inches. Uncoloured. Centre fold as issued. Straight from the atlas and not previously sold as a single map. Tiny tear on the edge of the bottom margin otherwise good condition.

From: Part 3 of the English Pilot

CRETE

18th Century - Sea Chart

  • Island of Garbugi, Joseph Roux, 1764

    Island of Garbugi, Joseph Roux, 1764

27965 Garbugi, Joseph Roux, 1764. Price: 45.00

ISLE GARBUGI

A small engraved chart showing the the island of Garbugi which lies off the coast of the Greek island of Crete. Shows the fortifications, anchorage points and depth soundings. 7 1/2 x 5 inches. Uncoloured. Good condition. Plate 122 From Receuil Des Principaux Plans; des Ports, et Rades de la Mer Mediterranée, Estraits, de ma. Carte Douze Feüilles.... Marselle 1764

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18th Century - Sea Chart

  • Souda, Crete by Joseph Roux, 1764

    Souda, Crete by Joseph Roux, 1764

27966 Souda, Joseph Roux, 1764. Price: 30.00

PORTE DE LA SUDE SUR ISLE DE CANDIE

A small engraved chart showing the bay and Port of Souda in the former municipality in Chania . Shows the depth soundings and anchorage points. 7 1/2 x 5 inches. Uncoloured. Slight trimming in the top blank margin with loss of plate number, otherwise good condition.

From Receuil Des Principaux Plans; des Ports, et Rades de la Mer Mediterranée, Estraits, de ma. Carte Douze Feüilles.... Marselle 1764

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18th Century - Sea Chart

  • Island of Spinalonga Joseph Roux, 1764

    Island of Spinalonga Joseph Roux, 1764

27967 Spinalonga, Joseph Roux, 1764. Price: 45.00

PLAN DE L’ISLE SPINE LONGUE SUR L’ISLE CANDIE

A small engraved chart showing part of coast of Crete with the island of Spinalonga, once a powerful sea fortress in the Mediterranean. Became a leper colony in 1903 until 1957. 7 1/2 x 5 inches. Uncoloured. Good condition. From Receuil Des Principaux Plans; des Ports, et Rades de la Mer Mediterranée, Estraits, de ma. Carte Douze Feüilles.... Marselle 1764

Minimum Order £15.00
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CYPRUS

Late 16th Century

  • Cyprus, Abraham Ortelius c.1592

    Cyprus, Abraham Ortelius c.1592

  • Text for Cyprus Abraham Otelius 1592

    Text for Cyprus Abraham Otelius 1592

32150 Cyprus, Abraham Ortelius, c.1592. Price: 950.00

CYPRI INSULAE NOVA DESCRIPT 1573

An important early map of the island first published in 1573. There is also a decorative oval cartouche with an inset map of the island of Lemnos. Decorative title cartouche with two naked figues dated 1573. Scale cartouche. Three sailing ships. I think that some of the hand colouring may be early but there have been other later changes to the colouring. Latin text on verso. Original centre fold. 19 1/2 x 13 3/4 inches. Very light water stain in the bottom left and right hand blank border cornesr. Otherwise good clean condition.

From: Theatrum

ELBA

17th Century - Sea Chart

  • Portoferraio, Joseph Roux, 1764

    Portoferraio, Joseph Roux, 1764

27883 Portoferraio, Joseph Roux, 1764. Price: 55.00

FERRARO

A small engraved chart showing the entrance to the harbour with scale. Depth soundings and anchorage points shown. 7 1/2 x 5 inches. Uncoloured. Good condition.

Plate 31 From: Receuil Des Principaux Plans; des Ports, et Rades de la Mer Mediterranée, Estraits, de ma. Carte Douze Feüilles.... Marselle 1764

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MALTA

19th Century - Decorative

  • Malta and Mediterranean, Tallis 1853

    Malta and Mediterranean, Tallis 1853

32302 Malta and Mediterranean, John Tallis, c.1853. Price: 52.00

BRITISH POSSESSIONS IN THE MEDITERRANEAN

An attractive sheet displaying in four sections, a detailed map of Malta with a vignette view of Valletta plus an inset map of Gozo. A map of Corfu with an inset view of Corfu Town. Another area shows a map of Gibraltar with an inset view. The bottom right hand corner shows a map of a number of Greek islands including Cephalonia and Zante. All this displayed within a patterned border with title cartouche. 9 x 13 inches. Original outline hand colouring. Top of cartouche just touching outer upper edge. Original centre fold. Good clean condition on stout paper. Drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin, the vignette views by H. Winkles.

From: The Illustrated Atlas

Minimum Order £15.00
POST FREE IN THE U.K.

If the map is to be sent to an address outside the UK. I will send you a PayPal Invoice for the Postage and Packing. This single charge covers any number of items in one order. EUROPE - 14 pounds. REST OF THE WORLD - 25 pounds

SARDINIA

17th Century - Sea Chart

  • Saragosa, Joseph Roux, 1764

    Saragosa, Joseph Roux, 1764

27897 Saragosa, Joseph Roux, 1764. Price: 45.00

SARAGOSA

A small engraved chart showing the gulf and town of Saragosa in north east Sardinia. 7 1/2 x 5 inches. Uncoloured. A little light toning but otherwise good condition.

Plate 45

From: Receuil Des Principaux Plans; des Ports, et Rades de la Mer Mediterranée, Estraits, de ma. Carte Douze Feüilles.... Marselle 1764

Minimum Order £15.00
POST FREE IN THE U.K.

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RICHARD NICHOLSON
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I have been buying and selling antique maps since the early 1960's during which time I had a gallery in Watergate Street, Chester for 30 years. I am now able to offer through my websites a personal service to map and print collectors.

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Antique Maps of the Mediterranean - Richard Nicholson

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