Lot 23 (Books and Maps, 24th April 2017)


DE WIT, Frederick; Danckerts; & others: Composite Atlas, with 69 Double page Maps (one large folding); with over 42 by De Wit. Amsterdam, no date, circa late 17/early 18 century. Including: AMERICA (showing California as an Island); Europe; Africa;, Austria; Italy; Bavaria; Brandenburg; Bremer; SPAIN; Hungary & Greece; PALESTINE; Germany; Persia; Poland; Portugal; New Zealand; Australia; INDIA; ETC. Folio (50 X 32 Cms.); the maps of Asia, Europe; Africa; & Palestine are partially hand, coloured; Many of the maps with tear to fold; some with tear to margin (with small loss); few edges frayed; several maps strengthened; some creasing and soiling. SOLD AS A COLLECTION OF MAPS, NOT SUBJECT TO RETURN

Sold for £5,200