Dec 17, 2019 - Sale 2527

Sale 2527 - Lot 238

Price Realized: $ 3,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
DE BRY, THEODOR. India Orientalis pars Undecima. Title-page with engraved portrait and miniature double-hemispheric world map, 62, [1] pages in Latin and 10 engraved plates. Small folio, 12x7 3/4 inches, 20th-century speckled calf over marbled boards with gilt morocco spine label, light wear; moderate offsetting, corner dampstain to final leaves, few plates shaved close at foredge. Oppenheim: Hieronymus Galleri, 1619

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Eleventh part of De Bry's Petits Voyages containing narratives of Vespucci's third and fourth voyages to the New World, Robert Coverte's travels through Persia and Mongolia, and Willem Barendsz's discovery of Spitsbergen and the northern whale fisheries.