9 June 2004
LUYTS, Joannes (1655-1720). Introductio ad geographiam novam et veterem. Utrecht: Francisci Halma, 1692.
8o (220 x 160 mm). Engraved title and 64 (of 66) engraved folding maps by Sanson (ink stamps on versos occasionally showing through, some occasional soiling). (Blindstamp on title.) Contemporary calf (worn).
Part V relates to America and contains Sanson's maps of America, Canada, Florida, Guatelmala, Guiana, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru and the Carribean Islands, Chili and Brasil. The maps are signed variously by Sanson and Sanson fils. Phillips Atlases 511; Sabin 42743. Sold not subject to return.
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