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Ireland.

Ireland. Mallet, Allain Manesson. Ireland. Isle d'Irlande. Paris. Thierry. Denys. 1683
Copper engraved map of Ireland from Mallet's "Description de l'Univers" 1st edition. Text to verso. Dark impression, light toning;spot to upper blank margin.
160 by 105mm (6¼ by 4¼ inches).    €80
Stock No. 2980 - British Isles full description

Anglesey and the Isle of Man.

Isle of Man and Anglesey. Mallet, Allain Manesson. Isle of Man and Anglesey. Is. de Man et d'Anglesey. Paris. Thierry. Denys. 1683
Copper engraved map of the Isle of Man and Anglesey from Mallet's "Description de l'Univers" 1st edition. Text to verso.
The map shows the 2 islands and the coast of the mainland. Dark impression, light toning;spot to upper blank margin.
154 by 107mm (6 by 4¼ inches).    €100
Stock No. 2981 - British Isles full description

The British Isles.

The British Isles. Mallet, Allain Manesson. The British Isles. Isles Britannique. Paris. Thierry. Denys. 1683
Copper engraved map of the British Isles from Mallet's "Description de l'Univers" 1st edition. Text to verso.
The map shows the British Isles and the coast of Europe.
Ships to sea. Dark impression, light toning; stain to right blank margin edge.
148 by 100mm (5¾ by 4 inches).    €40
Stock No. 2982 - British Isles full description

The Ancient British Isles and the Mysterious Island of Thule.

The Ancient British Isles. Mallet, Allain Manesson. The Ancient British Isles. Anciennes Isles Britannique. Paris. Thierry. Denys. 1683
Copper engraved map of the ancient British Isles from Mallet's "Description de l'Univers" 1st edition. Text to verso.
The map shows the British Isles in Ancient times with the coast of Europe, all with their ancient names.
In the North West is the mysterious island of Thule described by Pytheas in the 4th century BC.; Pytheas a Greek born in the colony town of Massalia ( Marseille) was a merchant, a sailor, and a geographer, the first to describe the sea tides as caused by the phases of the Moon,and the first to estimate the length of Britain's coastline – he was a specialist in the calculation of latitude and longitude. Although many searched for the island later it was never discovered again, it could well have been Iceland. Dark impression, light toning.
157 by 104mm (6¼ by 4 inches).    €30
Stock No. 2983 - British Isles full description

Albion, Britain.

The Island of Albion. Mallet, Allain Manesson. The Island of Albion. Isle d'Albion. Paris. Thierry. Denys. 1683
Copper engraved map of the island of Albion from Mallet's "Description de l'Univers" 1st edition. Text to verso.
Albion is the archaic name for the island of Britain. Dark impression, light toning.
155 by 102mm (6 by 4 inches).    €50
Stock No. 2984 - British Isles full description

The Heptarchy. British Isles

The Saxon Heptarchy. Mallet, Allain Manesson. The Saxon Heptarchy. Heptarchy des Saxons. Paris. Thierry. Denys. 1683
Copper engraved map of the Saxon Heptarchy from Mallet's "Description de l'Univers" 1st edition. Text to verso.
The Heptarchy (from the Greek) is a collective name applied to the Anglo-Saxon kingdoms of south, east and central England during late antiquity and the early Middle Ages, conventionally identified as seven: East Anglia, Essex, Kent, Mercia, Northumbria, Sussex and Wessex. The Anglo-Saxon kingdoms eventually unified into the Kingdom of England. Dark impression, light toning; minor spotting and soiling to blank margins; tear to upper left corner.
150 by 100mm (6 by 4 inches).    €40
Stock No. 2985 - British Isles full description

The Kingdom of England.

The Kingdom of England. Mallet, Allain Manesson. The Kingdom of England. Royaume d'Angleterre. Paris. Thierry. Denys. 1683
Copper engraved map of England from Mallet's "Description de l'Univers" 1st edition. Text to verso. Dark impression, light toning.
155 by 116mm (6 by 4½ inches).    €60
Stock No. 2986 - British Isles full description

The Principality of Wales.

The Principality of Wales. Mallet, Allain Manesson. The Principality of Wales. Principauté de Galles. Paris. Thierry. Denys. 1683
Copper engraved map of Wales from Mallet's "Description de l'Univers" 1st edition. Text to verso. Dark impression, light toning.
158 by 100mm (6¼ by 4 inches).    €60
Stock No. 2987 - British Isles full description

Plan of Exeter, Devon.

Exeter. MEISSNER Daniel, Eberhard Kieser. Eberhard Kieser Exeter. Excester in Engellandt. Nuremberg Paulus Fürst 1638
Copper engraved bird's eye view / plan of Exeter engraved by Eberhard Kieser for Daniel Meissner from Thesaurus philo-politicus, edition of Paulus Fürst Libellus novus politicus emblematicus civitatum. Black & white; text in Latin and German below image. From the 7th part numbered "G". Monogram "H" to lower left corner.
Bird's eye view or plan of Exeter after Braun and Hogenberg with two serpents to the foreground; above the Latin tag: Immoderata Amor in Teritum Causat.; below a moral text by the poet Daniel Meissner. Dark impression; light stain to upper part of image.
102 by 147mm (4 by 5¾ inches).    €120
Stock No. 3014 - British Isles full description

Bird's eye View of Bristol.

Bristol. MEISSNER Daniel, Eberhard Kieser. Eberhard Kieser Bristol. Brightstowe in Engellandt. Nuremberg Paulus Fürst 1638
Copper engraved bird's eye view/ plan of Bristol engraved by Eberhard Kieser for Daniel Meissner from Thesaurus philo-politicus, edition of Paulus Fürst Libellus novus politicus emblematicus civitatum. Black & white; text in Latin and German below image. From the 7th part numbered "G".
Bird's eye view/ plan of Bristol after Braun & Hogenberg; in the foreground a hunter takes aim at amonkey drinking from a large beer stein; above the Latin tag Multi ab Ebrietate Seduncuntur,below a moral text by the poet Daniel Meissner. Dark impression; stain to upper part of image.
95 by 145mm (3¾ by 5¾ inches).    €100
Stock No. 3020 - British Isles full description


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