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Africa
Delamarche, C.F./ D. Robert de Vaugondy., Afrique divisee en ses principeaux Empires et Royaumes., antique map, old maps Delamarche, C.F./ D. Robert de Vaugondy. - Afrique divisee en ses principeaux Empires et Royaumes.
Paris, 1802, fine original colouring. 520x640mm. very good
Charles François Delamarche (1740-1817), Paris-based geographer and publisher, successor to Didier Robert de Vaugondy after his death in 1786.An attractive map of Africa.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 200 - $ 240
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Robert de Vaugondy, G., Afrique dresse sur les relation le plus recentes., antique map, old maps Robert de Vaugondy, G. - Afrique dresse sur les relation le plus recentes.
Paris, 1756, attractive later colouring. 460x590mm. very good
Gilles Robert de Vaugondy (!686-1766) and son Didier (1723-86), Paris geographers and publishers. Gilles succeedded Pierre Moulart Sanson in 1730. ' Atlas Portatif', 1748, ' Petit Atlas', (father & son) ' Atlas Universel', 1750-57.
Gilles Robert de Vaugondy?s map of the African continent drawn ac...
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Estimates : $ 200 - $ 240
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Sold for $ 180
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BLAEU, W.,  Africae nova descriptio., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Africae nova descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1650, Coloured.. 410x553mm. Some marginal discolouration of paper due to previous framing. Paper thinness along center fold. Laid down on Japanese paper. Remains of tape on verso of margins, due to framing.
A "carte à figures"- map by one of the most prominent publishers of maps. Much of the geographical information is still based on the Ptolemaic maps, with the Nile shown with its source in the Lakes Zaire and Zaflan. Also included are various other mythical lakes... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 2,900 - $ 3,000
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Central Africa
GIRARD, E., Colonie du Dahomey Carte Routiere dressée au service Géographique de l'A.O.F. Dakar., antique map, old maps GIRARD, E. - Colonie du Dahomey Carte Routiere dressée au service Géographique de l'A.O.F. Dakar.
Paris, ca. 1928, Colour printed.. 1437x783mm. In good condition. Dissected and mounted on linen map divided into 42 parts.
Dissected and mounted on linen road map of Dahomey colony, on witch the limits of the state, the colony, and the circle are indicated.¤... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 360 - $ 450
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Sold for $ 325
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West coast / Ivory Coast
BONNE, R., Carte de la Haute et de la Basse Guinee Depuis la Riviere de Sierra Leona Jus qu’ au Cap Negro., antique map, old maps BONNE, R. - Carte de la Haute et de la Basse Guinee Depuis la Riviere de Sierra Leona Jus qu’ au Cap Negro.
Paris, 1780, Coloured.. 220x320mm. In fine condition with centrefold as issued.
A fine map of Africa's Guinea coast by Rigobert Bonne and G. Raynal's in 1780. The map corresponds to modern day Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Congo, and Equatorial Guinea.
It spans the area between the Sierra Leone River and Cape Negro. Drawn by R. Bonne for G. Raynal'...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 90 - $ 100
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Sold for $ 25
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BELLIN, J., Carta dell Isole di Capo Verde., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carta dell Isole di Capo Verde.
Paris, 1781, Attractive Colouring. 210x225mm. In very good condition on hand made water marked paper. Multi folds as issued.
A pleasant little map of the Cape Verde Islands off the coast of Africa, by Bellin in Paris dated 1781. This map is from the Italian edition. It features an attractive title cartouche.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 – 1772) was a French hydrographer, geographer, and member of the French intellect...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 75 - $ 100
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Sold for $ 30
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DE BRY, Th.,  I. Repraesentatio Virorum Quorundamin Avrifero. (Slave, Farmer, Fisherman at the Gold Coast.), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - I. Repraesentatio Virorum Quorundamin Avrifero. (Slave, Farmer, Fisherman at the Gold Coast.)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 137x185mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In mint condition, dark impression.
In the foreground, three men engaged in different activities: from right to left, a slave ("akoba") going out to gather wood, an "abaffra," a farmer carrying sugar cane and other goods to market, and a fisherman going out to sea with a stool and paddle. In the background, two men carrying a canoe to... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 80 - $ 90
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DE BRY, Th.,  III. Repraesentatio Vestimentorum Quibus Viri in Hoc littore Utuntur. (Male clothing styles at the Gold Coast), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - III. Repraesentatio Vestimentorum Quibus Viri in Hoc littore Utuntur. (Male clothing styles at the Gold Coast)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 139x187mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
In the foreground, from right to left, a "typical gentleman" wearing a hat and linen clothing. A merchant ("batafou"), with a dog skin hat and a rolled up cloth around his waist. An interpreter who accompanies farmers trading with [European] ships, wearing a small hat. The background portrays mercha... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 70 - $ 90
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D'ANVILLE, J., Carta Dell Coste Della Guinea Dal Capo di Verga Sino al Paese d’Issini., antique map, old maps D'ANVILLE, J. - Carta Dell Coste Della Guinea Dal Capo di Verga Sino al Paese d’Issini.
Paris, 1781, Uncoloured.. 210x335mm. In very good condition with multi folds as issued.
A fine copperplate map of Sierra Leone, including Liberia and the Ivory Coast, from the Italian edition by D’Anville. It features a decorative Rococo cartouche.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville (1697 – 1782) was a geographer and cartographer who greatly improved the standards of map-making....
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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LEVASSEUR, V.,  Colonies Françaises (en Afrique)., antique map, old maps LEVASSEUR, V. - Colonies Françaises (en Afrique).
Paris, 1850, In original o/l colours.. 290x425mm. In good condition. With later colour additions.
A very decorative 19th century map of western coast of Africa and includes a map of the coast of Madagascar. The map is surrounded by portraits, animals, vegetation, etc..
One of the last decorative maps of the area. From his Atlas Universel Illustré....
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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 200
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D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte de la Côte d'Afrique depuis le Cap Blanc  jusques et Compris la Rivière de Gambie., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte de la Côte d'Afrique depuis le Cap Blanc jusques et Compris la Rivière de Gambie.
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Coloured.. 475x330mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some light marginal water staining.
French chartof Senegal. Prepared by M.de Fleurieu et M. l'Abbé de Pingré.
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 hy...
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Estimates : $ 100 - $ 150
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D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte des Iles du Cap-Verd Dressée sur les remarques et les observations les plus exactes des Navigateurs., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte des Iles du Cap-Verd Dressée sur les remarques et les observations les plus exactes des Navigateurs.
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Coloured.. 480x662mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some light marginal water staining.
French chart chart of the Cap Verde Islands, situated 570 kilometers off the coast of Western Africa.
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 ...
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Estimates : $ 100 - $ 125
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CORONELLI, V.M.,  Isola della Guinea. / Isola Gore., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Isola della Guinea. / Isola Gore.
Venice, 1690, Uncoloured.. 305x220mm. Two copper engravings on a sheet with letter press. Paper slightly age-toned.
Fine map of Guinea, from Isolario Dell'Atlante Vento.On verso a map of the island Goeree (130x172mm).

old map...
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Estimates : $ 180 - $ 250
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BELLIN, J.N., Carte Generale de la Coste de la Guinée. , antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte Generale de la Coste de la Guinée.
Paris, 1750, attractive later colouring. 550x885mm. very good
Jaques Nicolas Bellin (1702-720) was the most important French hydrographer of the 18th century. Sea-atlas 'Hydrographique Français' , 1756-65, atlas to accompany Prévost d' Exile's ' Histoire. des Voyages', 1738-75.A large sea-chart from Nicolas Bellin?s ?l?Hydrographie Française? showing the coast... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 350 - $ 375
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DE WIT, F.,  Guinea., antique map, old maps DE WIT, F. - Guinea.
Amsterdam, 1680, Original colours.. 418x533mm. Repair of lower part centre fold. In very attractive full original colours, town spots heightened with gold.
A close copy of the map by Blaeu. Covers the Guinea and Benin coast. A very decorative map with a large title cartouche. At bottom right two putti area carrying an elephant's tooth. With seven ships in the sea.
Mint. ...
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Estimates : $ 1,000 - $ 1,100
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East coast
JYLBERT,  La Réunion., antique map, old maps JYLBERT - La Réunion.
France, 1943, Printed colours with pochoir.. 242x345mm. Colour lithography with pochoir (stencil) print in vivid colours.
Very decorative, informative map of the island of Reunion. The map is filled with buildings, animals, figures and two locals. With a large compass rose in upper right corner.
In lower left corner "Imprimé en France" with a monogram of the publisher "BD".
The map carries a printed signatu...
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Estimates : $ 70 - $ 110
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Southern Africa
DU VAL, P.,  Cafrerie et Monomotapa., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Cafrerie et Monomotapa.
Paris, 1676, In original o/l colours.. 102x125mm. Some marginal slight spotting not affecting engraved area. Very good and dark impression.
Uncommon miniature map of South Africa from Pierre Duval's "La Geographie Universeille" dated 1676. Following his Cartes de geographie in 1657, Pierre Duval published this smaller size atlas which contains a larger quantity of maps. The maps in the atlas appear to be derived from those of his... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 150 - $ 175
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SANSON, N., Aethiopie, qui Compren les Royaume de Congo, Coste et Pays des Cafres, Empires du Monomotapa et Monoemugi...Par N. Sanson... A Paris Chez P. Marieete...1655. I Somer Pruthenis sculp. , antique map, old maps SANSON, N. - Aethiopie, qui Compren les Royaume de Congo, Coste et Pays des Cafres, Empires du Monomotapa et Monoemugi...Par N. Sanson... A Paris Chez P. Marieete...1655. I Somer Pruthenis sculp.
Paris, P. Mariette, 1655, Coloured.. 415x552mm. In very good condition.
Nicolas Sanson (1600-67), 'father of the French cartography' and founder of the Sanson firm. Atlas ' Cartes générales de toutes les parties du Monde', 1658-70 and a pocket atlas in 4 parts ( 1656-1705).
The title of Sanson?s important map of Africa states that the coast below Cape Negro is derive...
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Estimates : $ 360 - $ 400
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Sold for $ 300
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ISLE, G. de L'., Carte du Congo et du Pays des Cafres., antique map, old maps ISLE, G. de L'. - Carte du Congo et du Pays des Cafres.
Paris, 1708, Coloured.. 490x615mm. Unobtrusive restoration in lower center part, otherwise good condition.
Guillaume de l'Isle (1675-1724), Royal Geographer, was the most influential cartographer of the first quarter of the 18th century. "Atlas de Géographie" (1700-12), posthumous ' Atlas Nouveau' (1730).
Guillaume de l 'Isle's influential map of South Africa....
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Estimates : $ 350 - $ 400
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SCHLETTE, E.G, Boer-en Rooinekspel., antique map, old maps SCHLETTE, E.G - Boer-en Rooinekspel.
Amsterdam, Koster, ca. 1890, Coloured.. 670x785mm. Colour lithography. In good condition.
Design by E.G.Schlette. This is a board game similar to the famous "snakes and lessons". The game takes the players through various historical battles. Success is rewarded and defeats are being punished. The game only sold after the Anglo-Boer War in the Netherlands in an effort to raise funds for t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 500 - $ 600
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Sold for $ 450
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STANFORD, E.,  British South Africa., antique map, old maps STANFORD, E. - British South Africa.
London, 1923, In original colouring.. 560x730mm. In fine condition. Original hand-coloured zincograph map, dissected and mounted on canvas in 18 sheets. In original publisher's blind stamped linen wrapper with yellow label. With yellow advertisements at end papers.
Fine and detailed folding map of South Africa including the west coast of Madagascar.

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Estimates : $ 450 - $ 550
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Schraemble, F.A., Map of South Africa (no title), antique map, old maps Schraemble, F.A. - Map of South Africa (no title)
Vienna, c. 1790, attractive later colouring. 485x745mm. In good condition.
A large map of South Africa, engraved by Hieronymus Benedicti. Not in Norwich.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 450 - $ 475
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JANSSONIUS, J.,  Aethiopia Inferior vel Exterior., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Aethiopia Inferior vel Exterior.
Amsterdam, 1640, Coloured.. 382x490mm. Paper slightly age toned and some offsetting due to oxidation of ink. French text on verso.
The standard map of South Africa throughout the 17th century. The lake out of which the 'Zambere' -the Zambesi- flows is probably based on reports of Lake Ngami, undiscovered until 1849. Then 20 miles long, it is today only marshland.
The interior is filled with indigenous animals and ships sai...
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Estimates : $ 650 - $ 750
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Madagascar & other Islands
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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Estimates : $ 100 - $ 125
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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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Estimates : $ 100 - $ 125
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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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Estimates : $ 100 - $ 125
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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)
Estimates : $ 100 - $ 125
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BERTIUS, Petrus, ‘I.S. Laurentij’ - Madagascar., antique map, old maps BERTIUS, Petrus - ‘I.S. Laurentij’ - Madagascar.
Amsterdam, 1609, Uncoloured.. 87x122mm. Very good condition.
A fine miniature copper plate map of the island of Madagascar, one of four maps in the Bertius atlas engraved by Benjamin Wright and probably published in the 'Map Treasury'. Dutch text on verso. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 100 - $ 120
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PORCACCHI, T., Descrittione Dell'Isola Di San Lorenzo., antique map, old maps PORCACCHI, T. - Descrittione Dell'Isola Di San Lorenzo.
Padua, 1590, Coloured.. 102x142mm. Very good condition.
Map of Madagascar, from "L'Isole piu Famose del Mondo" The most famous islands of the world by Thomas Porcacchi and engraved by Girolamo Porro. The first edition of this work was published in Venice in 1572. This is from the 1590 edition.
The map is northeast-oriented and shows lots of topograph...
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Estimates : $ 180 - $ 200
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North Africa
DUFOUR, A.H.,  Marok Alger et Tunis. / Etat de Tripoli., antique map, old maps DUFOUR, A.H. - Marok Alger et Tunis. / Etat de Tripoli.
Paris, Jules Renouard, ca.1840, In original o/l colours.. 235x384mm. Steel engraving. In very good condition.
Two maps on one sheet. Finely engraved map of North Africa and Libya, prepared by A.H.Dufour and engraved by Giraldon-Bovinet. Published by Jules Renouard in his uncommon atlas "Le globe Atlas classique Universel de géographie ancienne et moderne, pour servir a l'étude de la géographie et de l'histo... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 50 - $ 60
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SANSON, N.,  Gedeelte van Barbaryen, Waar in Legt ’t Ryk van Algiers. . ., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. - Gedeelte van Barbaryen, Waar in Legt ’t Ryk van Algiers. . .
Amsterdam, Utrecht, F.Halma, 1680, Uncoloured.. 189x243mm. A marginal smudge on the upper right margin. Else a good and dark impression.
An attractive miniature map of North Africa prepared by N. Sanson. Engraved by A.de Winter.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 60 - $ 75
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AL IDRISI, M.,  (Single sheet from Tabula Rogeriana world map with North African section.), antique map, old maps AL IDRISI, M. - (Single sheet from Tabula Rogeriana world map with North African section.)
ca. 1900, Colour printed.. 440x650mm. Chromolithography. One sheet from six. Sheet size : 560 x 735mm.
Separate single sheet sheet (of 6) with the North African section of the 'Tabula Rogeriana', drawn by al-Idrisi for Roger II of Sicily in 1154, one of the most advanced ancient world maps.
The Tabula Rogeriana was drawn by Al-Idrisi in 1154 for the Norman King Roger II of Sicily, after a stay ...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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Egypt
ANVILLE, J.B.B., Carte de la Phoenicie et des Environs de Damas., antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.B. - Carte de la Phoenicie et des Environs de Damas.
Paris, 1752, Uncolored. 505x350mm. In very fine condition with centrefold as issued.
The eastern part of the Ancient Roman Empire by Anville. It covers the areas of Phoenicia around the city of Damas in Egypt Engraved by De La Haye.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville (1697–1782) was both a geographer and cartographer, who greatly improved the standards of map-making. His maps...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 80 - $ 100
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VAUGONDY, R., Carte de L’Egypte Ancienne et Moderne., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. - Carte de L’Egypte Ancienne et Moderne.
Paris, 1753, Original o/l Colour with cartouche & border added. 645x470mm. With some uneven age toning. Centrefold as issued.
A fine large map of the Nile River valley with superb detail of cities, towns, villages, canals, pyramids, mosques, ruins and more. Across the Red Sea are details of where the Children of Israel wandered in the deserts of Sinai.
The map is decorated with a large title cartouche, featuring the ...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 75
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ORTELIUS, A., Aegypti Recentior Descriptio / Carthaginis Celeberrimi Sinus Typus., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Aegypti Recentior Descriptio / Carthaginis Celeberrimi Sinus Typus.
Antwerp, c. 1580, Coloured.. 320x225mm. Excellent condition.
Abraham Ortelius(1527-98), Dutch cartographer and publisher of the first modern atlas, ' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum' in 1570. Editions till 1612. Also an atlas of ancient cartography, the 'Parergon' and a pocket atlas, the ' Epitome'.
Abraham Ortelius' maps of Egypt and Carthago on one sheet....
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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 160
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FILLOEUL, P., Carte Generale de L’Egypte., antique map, old maps FILLOEUL, P. - Carte Generale de L’Egypte.
Paris, 1729, Uncolored. 250x390mm. In very fine condition with folds as issued.
A striking map of Egypt. It is from METHODE POUR ETUDIER L’HISTOIRE by L’Abbe Lenglet du Fresnoy, published in Paris in 1729. The map is quite rare and is not now, nor in the past been on the Internet.
It was engraved by Jenvilliers and /or Fillouil who were known to work for Nolin in t...
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Estimates : $ 180 - $ 225
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JANSSONIUS, J., Aegyptus Antiqua Divisa in Nomos., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Aegyptus Antiqua Divisa in Nomos.
Amsterdam, 1684, Original Colours with border & cartouche enhanced.. 380x515mm. In good condition with centerfold splits repaired and the map has now been flattened out. Margins are cut short, but are adequate for matting.
A map of ancient Egypt that is oriented with West at the top of the page. Sourced from a map by Pierre Duval and published in a Dutch text edition of J. Jansson's historical Atlas.
The map features an ornate title cartouche and a 'dedication' in the upper left corner to Monsigneur de Montreuill...
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Estimates : $ 350 - $ 400
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Morocco
BLAEU, W., Fezzae et Marocchi regna Africae celeberrima., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Fezzae et Marocchi regna Africae celeberrima.
Amsterdam, 1638, In attractive strong original colours.. 382x50mm. Paper lightly age toned, some water staining to margins, paper limp, creasing to centerfold. Some small pin holes to margins. Nice impression, good margins.
A finely engraved, decorative map of Fez and Morocco by Blaeu, who cartography greatly influenced subsequent maps for the rest of the century. North is orientated to the right.
Major cities highlighted in red, mountains, rivers and forests are all finely engraved. Galleons seen off the coast i...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 200
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GOTTFRIED BAUMANN & CO.,  Auss Schiff und Anländung der Spanischen Völcker bey Ceuta in Africa. . ., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED BAUMANN & CO. - Auss Schiff und Anländung der Spanischen Völcker bey Ceuta in Africa. . .
Zittau, 1798-1800, Uncoloured.. 312x360mm. A good and dark impression.
Very rare and decorative but fanciful copper engraved view of the Siege of Ceuta by the Moroccan Sultan in 1418. The Sultan was defeated and the town stayed in Spanish / Portuguese hands. In the background Gibraltar.
Published in "Allgemeine Welt-Chronik oder neue und wichtige Zeit-Geschichte ...
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Estimates : $ 600 - $ 750
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