Fine Books and Manuscripts

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MANUSCRIPT ATLAS. "Atlas historique, 3me classe," 10 pp, oblong folio (350 x 260 mm), comprising printed title, 8 manuscript maps mostly with accompanying description, and one leaf with two manuscript illustrations, mid-19th century,

MIDDLE EAST. ORTELIUS, ABRAHAM. Turcici Imperii Descriptio. [Antwerp: 1592].

[MITCHELL, SAMUEL AUGUSTUS. 1792-1868.] A New Universal Atlas Containing Maps of the Various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World. Philadelphia: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., 1854.

ORTELIUS, ABRAHAM. 1527-1598. Alexandri Magni Macedonis expeditio. Antwerp: 1595 [or later].

POLAR MAP. MERCATOR, GERARD. 1512-1594. Septentrionalium Terrarum Descriptio.... Antwerp: [1620].

RAUNKIAER, BARCLAY. 1889-1915. Through Wahabiland on Camel-back: an Account of a Journey of Exploration in Eastern and Central Arabia. Cairo: Government Press, 1916.

RUSSIA. ORTELIUS, ABRAHAM. Russiae, Moscoviae et Tartariae descriptio. [Antwerp: 1570 or later.]

SAUSSURE, HORACE BENEDICTE DE. 1740-1799. Voyages dans les Alpes, precede d'un essai sur l'histoire naturelle des environs de Genève. Neuchatel & Geneva: Samuel Fauche & Barde, Manget, 1780-1786.

SPEED, JOHN. 1552-1629. Cambridgshire described ... with the Armes of the Colleges of that famous Universiti:. [London]: Sudbury & Humble, 1610 [but 1611, or later].

TOMBLESON, WILLIAM. 1795-c.1846. Tombleson's Thames. London / Carlsruhe: Tombleson / Creuzbaner, [1840].

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