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  1. Magnesia

    Magnesia

    Sheet No.21.
    Intersting view of the ancient Turkish city of Magnesia with hills and fortress in the distance. Travels in Levant. Learn More
    £245

    Date of Publication: 1698

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    Stock Code: 57820

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  2. Turre. Gallipolis.

    Turre. Gallipolis.

    Size: 370 280 mm. (14 11 inches).
    Two prints on one sheet, of Byzantine cities as seen from the sea. The one above, 'Turres', could be Durres in Albania, Gallipoli in the Dardanelles, is the city in the lower print. Learn More
    £145

    Date of Publication: 1698

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    Stock Code: 53892

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  3. Interior of a church in Calcedon.

    Interior of a church in Calcedon.

    Size: 370 280 mm. (14 11 inches).
    An elegant perspectival view of a church interior centred on the altar, with a dome above and several figures, praying and strolling across the worn flagstones in the foreground. Learn More
    £230

    Date of Publication: 1698

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    Stock Code: 53893

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  4. MAGNESIA.

    MAGNESIA.

    Manisa, Turkey.
    Handsome view of the Turkish city of Manisa, inland from Izmir. Two figures seated in the foreground, the walled city with many minarets, and mountains beyond. Voyages in the Levant. Learn More
    £120

    Date of Publication: 1700

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    Stock Code: 53889

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  5. 3 views of the Bosphorus near Istanbul.

    3 views of the Bosphorus near Istanbul.

    Manisa, Turkey.
    Three prints on one sheet, 2 above, 1 below, each view shows part of the Bosphorus shore as seen from the water, with boats in the foreground.. Learn More
    £245

    Date of Publication: 1700

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    Stock Code: 53890

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  6. Aqueducts near Istanbul, Bosphorus view

    Aqueducts near Istanbul, Bosphorus view

    Size: 360 270 mm. (14 10 inches).
    Three prints on one sheet, 2 above, 1 below, 2 show sectionss of the Roman aqueducts thast brought water into ancient Byzantium, the third shows part of the Bosphorus shore as seen from the water, with boat in the foreground.. Learn More
    £285

    Date of Publication: 1700

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    Stock Code: 53891

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  7. The City of Babylon

    The City of Babylon

    page 404
    In the year 1675 the Dutch painter and traveller Cornelis le Bruyn (1652-1727) set out from Livorno on a journey through the Levant, publishing an account on his return. This magnificent engraving showing a prospect view of Jerusalem is from this account of his journey. Learn More
    £200

    Date of Publication: 1702

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    Stock Code: 59059

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  8. Tombeaux a naxi rustan. Tombeaux a naxi rustan. Figures entre les deux tombeaux. Figures a demi enterres. Deux cavaliers a cheval. Deux petits difices.

    Tombeaux a naxi rustan. Tombeaux a naxi rustan. Figures entre les deux tombeaux. Figures a demi enterres. Deux cavaliers a cheval. Deux petits difices.

    Plate 166, 167, 168, 169, 170 & 171.
    Cornelis de Bruyn is remembered chiefly for the records of his extensive travels in Egypt, Persia, India, and other countries, illustrated with his own designs. Learn More
    £140

    Date of Publication: 1718

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    Stock Code: 57543

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  9. Bosporus, Maeotis, Iberia, Albania et Sarmatia Asiatica.

    Bosporus, Maeotis, Iberia, Albania et Sarmatia Asiatica.

    An interesting and attractive map of regions of ancient Southern Ukraine and the Caucasus, embellished with a decorative title vignette, published in the 'Geographia Antiqua' by W. Watson. Learn More
    £145

    Date of Publication: 1771

    Published: Dublin:

    Stock Code: 78976

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  10. Jude ou Terre Sainte.

    Jude ou Terre Sainte.

    A pleasant map of Judea or Holy Land with a decorative cartouche. Published in the "Nouvel atlas portatif destiné principalement pour l'instruction de la jeunesse" (New portable atlas intended primarily for the instruction of youth). Learn More
    £95

    Date of Publication: 1778

    Published: Paris:

    Stock Code: 78908

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  11. Ruines d’un Temple à Euromus.

    Ruines d’un Temple à Euromus.

    Ruins of a temple at Euromus. Pl. 105.
    A pretty scene in which locals gather around the ruined temple of Zeus at Euromus in modern-day Turkey. In 1776 Choiseul-Gouffier and the artist J.B. Hilaire joined a cartographic survey of the Mediterranean. Volume I of Voyage Pittoresque, his account of their tour of the Greek islands, the coast of Asia Minor, and of his travels on the mainland, was immediately acclaimed on publication in 1778. Learn More
    £175

    Date of Publication: 1782

    Published: Paris

    Stock Code: 54794

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  12. VUE D’UN THÉATRE DE TELMISSUS.

    VUE D’UN THÉATRE DE TELMISSUS.

    View of a theatre in Telmissus. Pl. 71.
    A beautiful scene amidst the ruins of an ancient theatre, at Fethiye, Turkey, where four camels and their three owners rest. In 1776 Choiseul-Gouffier and the artist J.B. Hilaire joined a cartographic survey of the Mediterranean. Volume I of Voyage Pittoresque, his account of their tour of the Greek islands, the coast of Asia Minor, and of his travels on the mainland, was immediately acclaimed on publication in 1778. Learn More
    £150

    Date of Publication: 1782

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    Stock Code: 54796

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  13. Vue des ruines de Milet et du cours du Méandre.

    Vue des ruines de Milet et du cours du Méandre.

    View of the ruins at Milet and the course of the Meandre. Pl. 115.
    A beautiful view of the ruins at Milet, once an important Ionian port, in Western Turkey. In the foreground, a group of men sit on the banks of the Meandre gazing across at the ruins in the distance. In 1776 Choiseul-Gouffier and the artist J.B. Hilaire joined a cartographic survey of the Mediterranean. Volume I of Voyage Pittoresque, his account of their tour of the Greek islands, the coast of Asia Minor, and of his travels on the mainland, was immediately acclaimed on publication in 1778. Learn More
    £150

    Date of Publication: 1782

    Published: Paris

    Stock Code: 54797

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  14. HALTE DES VOYAGEURS PRS DE DOURLACH, DANS LA CARIE.

    HALTE DES VOYAGEURS PRS DE DOURLACH, DANS LA CARIE.

    Pl. 74.
    A very pretty view in which a group of travellers relax in the shade of a tree, some smoking hookahs. Their weapons are laid on the ground in front of them, and their horses graze behind them. In the background is the the town they are heading towards. In 1776 Choiseul-Gouffier and the artist J.B. Hilaire joined a cartographic survey of the Mediterranean. Learn More
    £150

    Date of Publication: 1782

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    Stock Code: 54799

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  15. Halte des voyageurs prs de Dourlach, dans la Carie.

    Halte des voyageurs prs de Dourlach, dans la Carie.

    Pl. 74.
    In 1776 Choiseul-Gouffier and the artist J.B. Hilaire joined a cartographic survey of the Mediterranean. Volume I of Voyage Pittoresque, his account of their tour of the Greek islands, the coast of Asia Minor, and of his travels on the mainland, was immediately acclaimed on publication in 1778. According to Brunet, it was incontestably the most beautiful production of this kind seen until then. Learn More
    £225

    Date of Publication: 1782

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    Stock Code: 57568

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  16. Plan du Port d'Assemkalasi.

    Plan du Port d'Assemkalasi.

    Plan of the port of Assemkalasi, Smyrna (modern Iznir, Turkey). In 1776 Choiseul-Gouffier and the artist J.B. Hilaire joined a cartographic survey of the Mediterranean. Volume I of Voyage Pittoresque, his account of their tour of the Greek islands, the coast of Asia Minor, and of his travels on the mainland, was immediately acclaimed on publication in 1778. Learn More
    £50

    Date of Publication: 1782

    Published: Paris:

    Stock Code: 78738

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  17. Plan du port d'Assemkalasi; Vue de même Port.

    Plan du port d'Assemkalasi; Vue de même Port.

    Plate 103.
    Map above, and view below of Assemkalasi in Smyrna (modern Iznir, Turkey). In 1776 Choiseul-Gouffier and the artist J. B. Hilaire joined a cartographic survey of the Mediterranean. Volume I of Voyage Pittoresque, his account of their tour of the Greek islands, the coast of Asia Minor, and of his travels on the mainland, was immediately acclaimed on publication in 1778. Learn More
    £145

    Date of Publication: 1782

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    Stock Code: 53864

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  18. Ruines du Temple de Mars.

    Ruines du Temple de Mars.

    View of Turkish villagers relaxing and playing music in front of the ruins of a Roman Temple. This plate is from Volume I of Choiseul-Gouffier's Voyage Pittoresque, a cartographic survey of the Mediterranean and an account of his tour (with the artist, J.B. Hilaire) of Greece, the Greek islands, and the coast of Asia Minor. According to Brunet, it was incontestably the most beautiful production of its kind seen until then. Learn More
    £175

    Date of Publication: 1782

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    Stock Code: 53869

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  19. Vue d'un Theatre de Telmissus.

    Vue d'un Theatre de Telmissus.

    Four camels and their owners relax amidst the ruins of the theatre at Fethiye, Turkey. This plate is from Volume I of Choiseul-Gouffier's Voyage Pittoresque, a cartographic survey of the Mediterranean and an account of his tour (with the artist, J.B. Hilaire) of Greece, the Greek islands, and the coast of Asia Minor. According to Brunet, it was incontestably the most beautiful production of its kind seen until then. Learn More
    £150

    Date of Publication: 1782

    Published:

    Stock Code: 53870

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  20. Mesopotamia et Babylonia, Fluminibus Secundum Veterem Tabulam Ductis.

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