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Map of England and Wales
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, 1764. The only issue of this version of Bellin's map of England & Wales, slightly larger than the usual version.
BELL0108
£85.00

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World Map with the discoveries of Cook
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, c.1775. A large chart of the world which, although it is dated 1748, has been updated to show the discoveries of Captain Cook around Australia and New Zealand in 1769-70. However Cook's discoveries through the Bering Straits on his Third and final voyage (1778-9) are not included. Rhumb lines, two compass roses and an ornate cartouche make this a very decorative map.
BELL0086
£850.00

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Chart of Arctic America
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, 1758. Arctic America and the north Pacific. Unlike many contemporary cartographers, Bellin has admitted having only a limited knowledge, leaving blanks and marking mid-Canada as 'All Here is Unknown'.
BELL0127
£195.00

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Chart of the Rio de la Plata
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, c.1760. With Buenos Aires & Montevideo.
BELL0063
£58.00

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Chart of the Le Maire Straits
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, c.1760. The Le Maire Straits were discovered in 1616, as the Dutch explorers Jacob Le Maire and Willem Schouten were attempting to find a better route from the Atlantic to the Pacific than the dangerous Magellan Straits. They discovered Cape Horn shortly afterwards.
BELL0132
£75.00

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Bellin Barbados
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, c.1759. Barbados, marking the Parishes.
BELL0151
£125.00

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Map of the Gulf of Bothnia
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, 1759. Map of the southern part of the Gulf of Bothnia, between Sweden and Finland, marking Stockholm and Uppsala, Turku (Abo) & Uusikaupunki (Nystad).
BELL0195
£85.00

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Map of Northern Brazil
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, 1757. North-east Brazil.
BELL0010
£75.00

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Map of southern Brazil and Uruguay
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, c.1757. Map of Rio Grande so Sul in southern Brazil & Uruguay to the mouth of the Rio de la Plata.
BELL0012
£42.00

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Town plan of Khum Peam Lvek in Cambodia
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Amsterdam, 1761. From a Dutch edition of Bellin's atlas.
BELL0144
£95.00

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Carolina map
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, 1757. Shows the Albermarle Sound to Savannah. It derives much of its detail from Emmanuel Bowne's landmark map of the area, published in 1752, so gives the location of the English settlements that had sprung up along the coast.
BELL0015
£250.00

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View of the Imperial Observatory at Peking.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, c.1750. Showing globes, astrolabes and armillary spheres. The Peking Observatory was equipped by Ferdinand Verbiest, a Flemish Jesuit missionary in Peking in the late 1660s. Rather than building the latest models he worked from Tycho Brahe's 'Mechanica', published eighty years before.
BELL0113
£150.00

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Map of Santiago de Chile
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, c.1756. Plan of Santiago, capital of Chile, before the construction of the Calicanto Bridge began in 1767.
BELL0189
£125.00

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Chart of Juan Fernandez Island in Chile
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, 1755. The north east coast of the island on which Alexander Selkirk was marooned, inspiring Robinson Crusoe. With a costal profile of Cumberland Bay.
BELL0038
£68.00

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Chart of the environs of Xiamen, China
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, c.1750. A map of the environs of Xiamen & Zhangzhou.
BELL0185
£150.00

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Map of Chinese Tartary, with the Silk Road, Great Wall of China & Tibet.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

The Hague, c.1760. Engraved by Schley for a Dutch edition of Prevost, illustrating the story of Gengis Khan.
BELL0135
£125.00

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View of the Chinese city Jo-Si-Wo
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, c.1760. A view of Jo Si Wo after Nieuhof, here engraved by Schley for a Dutch edition of the Bellin/Prévost 'Histoire des Voyages'. Nieuhof describes the place: 'The place is small, but well-built, has a wealthy suburb, and drives a great trade. The revenue arising from the custom paid by vessels is very considerable'.
BELL0186
£150.00

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Prospect of the European settlement at Canton
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, 1748. An early view of Canton (Guangzhou) from the sea. with the harbour full of European ships.
BELL0197
£98.00

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Early illustrations of Coffee
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Amsterdam, 1756. An illustration of a coffee bush, 'drawn in Arabia', with diagrams of a berry and bean. Engraved by Schley for a Dutch edition of Prevost.
BELL0178
£95.00

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Plan of Cartagena in Colombia
Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Paris, 1755. Plan of the port city, with a 29-point key.
BELL0109
£150.00

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