80 154 HONDIUS, JODUCUS. “Terra Sancta que in Sacris Terra Promissionis ol: Palestina.” Latin text on verso (“La Terra Sancta.”). Hand-colored copperplate map, two sheets conjoined. 18.2 x 22 inches (46.3 x 55.9 cm). [Cf. Laor 494.] Amsterdam, 1630. $1000 - $1500 ❧ From: Gerard Mercator. Atlas sive cosmographicae meditationes, p. 347. Map of the Holy Land marking the territory from the mountains of Lebanon to the Dead Sea. Includes illustrations of the cities of Sodom, Gomorrah, Admah and Zeboim on fire in the Dead Sea, with decorative cartouches, ships and a variety of sea-creatures. Modeled after the map by P. Laicksteen and Chr.'s-Grooten (late 16th century). 155 JAILLOT, ALEXIS HUBERT. “Judaea seu Terra Sancta quae Hebraeorum sive Israelitarum in suas duodecim Tribus divisa.” Hand-colored copperplate map. 25.2 x 37.5 inches (64 x 96 cm). [cf. Laor 368.] Paris, 1696. $400 - $600 ❧ One of a series of greatly enlarged maps published by the French cartographer Jaillot in collaboration with the heirs of William Sanson. Illustrated with two elaborate cartouches, showing Moses and Aaron with coat of arms and putti at upper left, and Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden with animals from Noah’s ark at lower right.