Lot 169: India. Baldaeus (Philip), Descriptio Nova Imperii Malabar, Canara, Decan et Aliarum Provinciarum, circa 1670, uncoloured engraved map of Southern India and part of the Maldive Islands, 290 x 360mm, together with, Regionum Choromandel, Golconda et Orixa Nova et Accurata Descriptio, circa 1670, uncoloured engraved map of Eastern India, 290 x 365mm, with another seventeen uncoloured double page engravings of town plans and topographical views in India and China, with another five engravings from the same publication of fish and fruit. Originally published in Wahrhaftige Ausfuehrliche Beschreibung der Beruehmten Ost-Indischen Kusten Malabar und Coromandel Als auch der Insel Zeylon by Johann Waesberger, Philippus Baldaeus, and Johan van Somerener. (24)
Dominic Winter's Travel & Natural History, Early Printed Books, Maps, Globes & Decorative Prints, Science & Mathematics, Bookbinding Equipment Auction July 2015
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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