INDEX

First edition of a rare map of the Middle East, in fine colour

DE JODE, Gerard.

Secundæ Partis Asiae typus...
Antwerp, 1578, Latin text edition. Coloured. 325 x 500mm.

Stock ID : 19176

£9,750

A 16th century miniature map of the Red Sea

LANGENES, Barent.

Mare Rubrum.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21265

£280

A 16th century miniature map of Arabia

LANGENES, Barent.

Arabia.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21266

£400

A 16th century miniature map of the Persian Gulf

LANGENES, Barent.

Ormus.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21267

£340

Early 17th century miniature map of the Persian Gulf

BERTIUS, Petrus.

Ormus.
Amsterdam: Cornelis Claesz, 1603. Latin text edition. Coloured. 85 x 125mm.

Stock ID : 20995

£290

17th century map of Arabia

SANSON, Nicolas.

Carte des Trois Arabies. Tirée en Partie de l'Arabe de Nubie en partie de divers autres Autheurs.
Paris, Pierre Mariette, 1654, Outline colour. 415 x 500mm.

Stock ID : 15071

£1,800

17th century map of Arabia

MEURS, Jacob van.

Nova Totius Arabiæ Foelicis, Petrææ, et Desertæ.
Amsterdam, c.1680. Coloured. 300 x 350mm.

Stock ID : 16489

£1,000

Mercator's Ptolemaic map of Arabia

MERCATOR, Gerard.

Asiae VI. Tab: , Arabiam Felicem, Carmaniam ac Sinum Persicum comprehendens.
Utrecht, François Halma, c.1695. Coloured. 340 x 475mm.

Stock ID : 19745

£1,200

An 18th century map of the Persian Gulf

SCHMIEDER, Friedrich Gotthelf Benjamin.

Sinus Persicus et littora Ichthyophagorum Orttaum et Arabttarum ad Arriani Historium indicam MDCCXCVIII.
Magdeburg: J.J. Gebauer, 1798. Coloured. 160 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 21690

£280

Early 18th century map of Arabia

AA, Pieter van der.

De Kusten van Arabie, het Roode Meer, en Persize Zee van Bassora voorby 'T Nau van Ormus Tot aan den Indus, Guzaratte en Kaap Comorin.
Leiden, 1707. Coloured, 160 x 230mm.

Stock ID : 9940

£300

Early 18th century map of the Strait of Ormuz

AA, Pieter van der.

La rade de Gammeron, suivant les mémoires les plus récens des meilleurs voyageurs..
Leiden, 1714. 205 x 170 mm set in text.

Stock ID : 19541

£300

Temple at Mecca

CHÂTELAIN, Henri Abraham.

Le Temple de la Mecque avec une Description Exacte de tout ce qu'on y Voit & Des Ceremoniesqu'on y fait.
Amsterdam, 1720. 380 x 440mm.

Stock ID : 20092

£550

18th century map of Arabia with a fine border

AA, Pieter van der.

De Kusten van Arabie, het Roode Meer, en Persize Zee van Bassora voorby 'T Nau van Ormus Tot aan den Indus, Guzaratte en Kaap Comorin.
Leiden, 1729. 225 x 285mm, including separately-printed border, with wide margins.

Stock ID : 17301

£480

A scarce plan of the coffee-trading port of Mocha

BELLIN, Jacques-Nicolas.

Plan de la Ville de Moka Située sur la Mer Rouge.
Paris, 1764. 230 x 180mm, with good margins.

Stock ID : 20757

£200

An 18th century chart of the Persian Gulf

TERRY, G.

Persian Gulph From the Original by D'Anville.
London, c.1790. Coloured. 290 x 430mm.

Stock ID : 21661

£350

18th century Italian map of Arabia

CASSINI, Giovanni Maria.

L'Arabia delineata sulle Ultime Osservazioni.
Rome, 1797. Old colour. 350 x 490mm, with wide margins.

Stock ID : 7500

£750

Early 19th century chart of the mouth of the Red Sea

LUFFMAN, John.

The Mouth of the Red Sea. Engrav'd for Luffman's Select Plans.
London: Luffman, 1801. 135 x 160mm.

Stock ID : 13180

£150

Early 19th century map of Arabia

PINKERTON, John.

Arabia.
London, Cadell & Davies, 1813. Original outline colour. 540 x 730mm.

Stock ID : 20252

£600

Detailed early 19th century map of Arabia

CARY, John.

A New Map of Arabia, Including Egypt, Abyssinia, the Red Sea &c. &c. from the Latest Authorities.
London, 1819. Original colour. 470 x 520mm.

Stock ID : 20743

£550

Detailed map of Oman, with Muscat marked

VANDERMAELEN, Philippe.

Partie de L'Arabie. Asie No 92.
Brussels, 1827. Original colour. 460 x 530mm.

Stock ID : 14074

£750

The first expedition into the interior of Oman by a European explorer

WELLSTED, James Raymond.

Narrative of a Journey from the Tower of Bá-'l-haff, on the Southern Coast of Arabia, to the Ruins of Nakab al Hajar, in April 1835. [&] Narrative of a Journey into the Interior of Omán, in 1835. By Lieutenant Welsted, Indian Navy. Communicated by Sir John Barrow, Bart. Read April 10, 1837 [Extracts from] The Journal of the Royal Geographical Society on London. Volume the Seventh. 1837.
London: John Murray, 1837. Extract, modern cloth-backed marbled boards; title and contents, pp. 19-34, [Oman] 101-114; with coloured map, sheet 415 x 420mm, and uncoloured map, sheet 225 x 160mm.

Stock ID : 19389

£2,850

Mid 19th century map of Arabia

GELLATLY, John.

Arabia
Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, & London, Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 290 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 19955

£250

Mid 19th century map of Arabia with decorative vignettes

TALLIS, John.

Arabia.
London, J. & F. Tallis & Co., c.1851. Steel engraving with original outline colour. Printed area 265 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 21620

£260

One of the earliest views of Muscat by a professional painter

PASINI, Alberto.

Veduta della Città e del Porto di Maskat Porto del Mare d'Oman a Golfo d'Arabia.
Paris, 1859. Tinted lithograph on india paper, laid on card as issued, printed area 235 x 370mm.

Stock ID : 19582

£600

One of the earliest views of Jedda by a professional painter

PASINI, Alberto.

Veduta del Campo de Pellegrini alla Porta de Djedda detta della Mecca (Porto del Mar Rosso).
Paris, 1859. Tinted lithograph on india paper, laid on card as issued, printed area 235 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 19584

£600

Map of an important spying expedition through Arabia

PALGRAVE, William Gifford.

Map of Arabia Illustrative of W.G. Palgrave's Journey in 1862-63.
London: MacMillan & Co., 1865. Original outline colour. 375 x 485mm.

Stock ID : 20833

£400

An explorer's map of north west Arabia

DOUGHTY, Charles Montague.

A Map of North Western Arabia and Negd by Charles M. Doughty 1884.
London: Edward Stanford for the R.G.S., 1884. Coloured lithograph. Printed area 465 x 510mm.

Stock ID : 19759

£650

A view of the Kaaba printed in Cairo

LIBRARY & PRINTING PRESS EL-MASHHAD EL-HUSSEIN.

[A view of the Kaaba titled in Arabic.]
Gouria, Cairo: Library and Printing Press el-Mashhad el-Husseini, n.d., c.1920. Colour-printed wood engraving, sheet 450 x 635mm.

Stock ID : 17288

£1,250

An ornithologist's map of Arabia, the first to mark Al-Hofuf accurately

CHEESMAN, Robert Ernest.

Arabia. Routes between 'Oqair and Jabrin Oasis in Eastern Nejd from surveys by Major R.E. Cheesman O.B.E. 1923-24.
London: Royal Geographical Society, 1925. Colour lithographic map, printed area 480 x 510mm.

Stock ID : 17675

£850