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Aa, P. van der., Opper-Ethiopien of \' T Ryk der Abyssinen., antique map, old maps Aa, P. van der. - Opper-Ethiopien of ' T Ryk der Abyssinen.
Leiden, 1707, fine later colouring. 150x235mm. very good
Pieter van der Aa was a prolific publisher. He published a.o. ' Naaukeurige versameling der gedenkwaardigste zee- en land-reysen', a series of accounts of voyages (1706-08) and ' Galérie agréable du monde', completed in 1729An attractive little map of Eth... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 130 - 140)

Bid received
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte de l'Egypte de la Nubie de L'Abissinie &c.., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte de l'Egypte de la Nubie de L'Abissinie &c..
Amsterdam, c. 1745, Original o/l colour.. 492x580mm. Printed on heavy paper, slightly age-toned as usual. Good impression. Excellent condition.
Detailed copper-engraved map of North-East Africa showing Guinea in the southwest through Ethiopia , the Red Sea to the Persian Gulf.
In the northwest, Tunis through Egypt and the Holy Land.
The map is from a Dutch edition of De L'Isle's work entitled, Atlas Nouveau, Contenant Toutes Les Pa...
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Estimate
($ 400 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BRUCE, J., To my worthy and learned friend, the honourable Daines Barrington, this plan of two attempts to arrive at the source of the Nile..., antique map, old maps BRUCE, J. - To my worthy and learned friend, the honourable Daines Barrington, this plan of two attempts to arrive at the source of the Nile...
Götting, ca. 1790, Uncoloured.. 500x305mm. Printed on heavy hand-laid paper. Folds and narrow bottom margin as issued. Some toning and a few small spots. One short repaired tear to bottom border.
Important map of Ethiopia, centred on Lake Tana. Extends from Gondar until the Saccala District and the Geesh Abay (Geesh Springs), marked "Source of the Nile". The map plots Bruce's travels in search of the source of the Blue Nile starting from the ethiopian capital of Gondar. Local guides l... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 300 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY,  Kilima Njaro Mtn. to illustrate the paper of Dr. Hans Meyer., antique map, old maps ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY - Kilima Njaro Mtn. to illustrate the paper of Dr. Hans Meyer.
London, Edward Stanford, 1890, In original printed colours.. 210x266mm. Colour lithographed map on thin paper.
One of the first maps of Mount Kilima Njaro with insets of the Bibo Crater, the route of dr. Hans Meyer shown in a red line.
Fine coloured lithograph map lithographed by F.S.Weller. Published for the proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society.

Mount Kilimanjaro with its three volc...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Bid received
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY,  East Africa. Mounts of the Zambesi River surveyed by Daniel J.Rankin, M.R.A.S. 1889., antique map, old maps ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY - East Africa. Mounts of the Zambesi River surveyed by Daniel J.Rankin, M.R.A.S. 1889.
London, Edward Stanford, 1890, In original printed colours.. 210x240mm. Colour lithographed map on thin paper.
One of the first maps of the mounts of the Zambesi River surveyed by Daniel J.Rankin in 1889, his track shown in a red line.
Fine coloured lithograph map lithographed by Turner and Shawe. Published for the proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society....
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Estimate
($ 30 - 35)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY,  Sketch map of the route of the Emin Pasha relief expedition from the mounth of the Aruwimi to Bagamyo 1887 to 1889., antique map, old maps ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY - Sketch map of the route of the Emin Pasha relief expedition from the mounth of the Aruwimi to Bagamyo 1887 to 1889.
London, Edward Stanford, 1890, In original printed colours.. 177x245mm. Colour lithographed map on thin paper.
One of the first maps map of the route of the Emin Pasha relief expedition from the mounth of the Aruwimi to Bagamyo 1887 to 1889, his track shown in a red line.
Fine coloured lithograph map published by Stanford. Published for the proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society.

The E...
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Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2