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Madagascar & other Islands
JANSSONIUS, J., Aethopia Inferior vel Exterior., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Aethopia Inferior vel Exterior.
Amstrdam, ca 1640, Coloured.. 380x492mm. In good condition, map may have been cleaned, some old repairs to margins, one tiny worm hole, paper residue to verso corners. Large margins, good impression.
A very attractive map of southern Africa depicting the area just prior to the settlement of the Cape Province by the Dutch. The area shown is from the Congo River basin around the Cape of Good Hope and up the east coast as far as northern present-day Mozambique.
A fair number of coastal names ...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERIAN, M., Aethopia Inferior vel Exterior Monomotapa., antique map, old maps MERIAN, M. - Aethopia Inferior vel Exterior Monomotapa.
Frankfurt ca 1650, Coloured.. 285x370mm. In very nice condition, map has probably been cleaned. With centrefold and one other, two tiny wormholes. Dark impression, good margins. Paper slightly 'limp'.
A very attractive map of the African region south of the Congo, probably derived from Blaeu, and based on Portuguese exploration.
The interior is filled with indigenous animals including monkeys and elephants, galleons sail the sea, sharing with a sea monster.
The large title cartouche ...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 175)

Bid received
$ 110
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LASOR A VAREA, Quiloa (Kilwa - Tanzania) , antique map, old maps LASOR A VAREA - Quiloa (Kilwa - Tanzania)
Padua, 1713, Uncoloured.. 88x130mm. Age toning and marginal discolouration, generally in good condition.
A woodcut print of Quiloa (Kilwa) off the coast of Tanzania. An scarce small map of the island.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Bid received
$ 45
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BELLIN, J.N.,  Isle de Madagascar autrement Isle de St. Laurent . . ., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Isle de Madagascar autrement Isle de St. Laurent . . .
Paris, 1747, Coloured.. 290x230mm. Good and dark impression. In good condition.
Detailed map of the island of Madagascar, from Jacques-Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) the most important mapmakers of the 18th Century.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Côte de l'Isle de Madagascar depuis la Baye de Vohemare jusqu'à la pointe de l'Est. Plan du Port et de la Baye du Cap de l'Est., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Côte de l'Isle de Madagascar depuis la Baye de Vohemare jusqu'à la pointe de l'Est. Plan du Port et de la Baye du Cap de l'Est.
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Uncoloured.. 465x322mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some light marginal water staining.
French chart of the east coast of Madagascar.
Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay areas.
D' Après de Mannevillette (1707-1780) was a famous French sailor and hydrograph. During a voyage to C...
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Estimate
($ 100 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte réduite de l'Archipel du Nord-Est de l'Ile Madagascar., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte réduite de l'Archipel du Nord-Est de l'Ile Madagascar.
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Uncoloured.. 490x660mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some marginal water staining.
French chart of archipelago off the coast of Madagascar. The north eastern coast of Madagascar is included.
Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay areas.
D' Après de Mannevillette (1707-1780) w...
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Estimate
($ 100 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Plan des Isles Querimbo, Oybo, et Matemo /  Plan de l'Ile de Patte et de son Port., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Plan des Isles Querimbo, Oybo, et Matemo / Plan de l'Ile de Patte et de son Port.
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Coloured.. 480x330mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some staining.
French chart of Isles Patte, Querimbo, Oybo, Matemo on East coast of Madagascar.
Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay areas.
D' Après de Mannevillette (1707-1780) was a famous French sailor a...
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Estimate
($ 100 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte Orientale de Madacascar Depuis la Rivière Ivondrou jusqu'à Mananzari., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte Orientale de Madacascar Depuis la Rivière Ivondrou jusqu'à Mananzari.
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Coloured.. 485x335mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some light marginal water staining.
Large sea chart of the southeast coastline of Madagascar and four inset maps of the harbours and anchorage of Tamatave, Foulpointe, Teintingue und Veninguebe. Inset maps are titled as follow: "Plan de l'Ance de Tamatave", "Plan de la Rade de Foulpointe", "Plan du Po... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MINING SCHOOL OF USE OF YOUGHTS / BONNE, R.,  [Map of Madagascar, Mauricius island and Réunion island, in Cyrillic ]., antique map, old maps MINING SCHOOL OF USE OF YOUGHTS / BONNE, R. - [Map of Madagascar, Mauricius island and Réunion island, in Cyrillic ].
Paris / St.Petersburg, ca. 1790, In original o/l colours.. 285x400mm. Some very light outer marginal water staining, generally in very good condition.
A map of the south eastern coast of Africa and the island of Madagascar, comprehending 2 insets of the island of Bourbon (today Reunion) and Mauritius.

The title appears in a symmetrical rococo cartouche upper right.

This Cyrillic version of the map appeared in one of the firs...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Bid received
$ 450
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
TALLIS, John., Natal and Kaffraria., antique map, old maps TALLIS, John. - Natal and Kaffraria.
London, 1851, In original o/l colours.. 350x240mm. In very nice condition, light age toned around the edges. Good margins, and a nice impression. NO centerfold.
Tallis' map of Natal and Kaffraria, with vignettes of Port Natal and Durban atlas. This map was printed from a steel engraving by John Rifkin for Tallis’s The Illustrated Atlas, and Modern History of the World, Geographical, Political Commercial & Statistical, which was edited by R. Montgomer... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 110)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2