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Cape of Good Hope
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte de la Baye de la Table . . ., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte de la Baye de la Table . . .
Paris, 1750, Coloured.. 210x170mm. In very good condition.
Map of La Table Bay. Across the top is an extensive list of 22 important sites and locations keyed to the plan with tiny letters and numbers.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) was one of the most important and proficient French cartographers of the mid-eighteenth century. He was appointed the ...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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Condition Rating: 3
Cape town / views
DAUMONT,  Vue perpective de l'Isle de St.Helene appartenant a la Compagnie Angloise pour les Indes Orientales., antique map, old maps DAUMONT - Vue perpective de l'Isle de St.Helene appartenant a la Compagnie Angloise pour les Indes Orientales.
Paris, 1780, In original colours.. 245x393mm. So called optical print. Paper slightly age-toned as usual.
Decorative optical view of St. Helena. The island is well-known as after Napoleon Bonaparte was captured by the Royal Navy, he was held hostage on the island until his death in 1821.

Daumont was a well-known publisher of optical prints, est...
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Estimates : $ 180 - $ 250
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Sold for $ 150
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Condition Rating: 4
West coast / Ivory Coast
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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Sold for $ 60
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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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DE BRY, Th.,  VII. Repraesentatio Processus in Iudiciis Civilibus et Criminalibus Ufitati. (Courts and Administration of Justice), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - VII. Repraesentatio Processus in Iudiciis Civilibus et Criminalibus Ufitati. (Courts and Administration of Justice)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x186mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
A depiction of the court and administration of justice. Seven features are identified : (A) the king or chief listening to a case presented to him, (B) the beheading of a man who killed a Dutchman, (D) a woman drinking from a jug and swearing an oath to her husband that she had nothing to do with ot... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 70 - $ 90
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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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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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Sold for $ 170
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MORTIER, P., Carte Particuliere des costes de l'Afrique qui comprend le Royaume de Gualata &c..., antique map, old maps MORTIER, P. - Carte Particuliere des costes de l'Afrique qui comprend le Royaume de Gualata &c...
Amsterdam, c1700, Original colors. 495x838mm. Very good dark impression, printed on heavy quality hand-laid paper with wide margins. Printed from two plates joined near central fold. With faint uneven toning and browning. A few small surface cracks on old green color - backed on verso. Full original hand-colour heightened in gold
Beautiful and large sea-chart from Mortier's edition of Le Neptune François. Covers the region from Cape Boujdour south until the Senegal River, with the southern part of the coast depicted in an inset. Oriented to the left, it depicts the region of modern day Western Sahara, Mauritania and S... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 300 - $ 500
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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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BONNE, R., Carte de la Haute et de la Basse Guinee., antique map, old maps BONNE, R. - Carte de la Haute et de la Basse Guinee.
Paris, 1780, Uncolored. 225x315mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
An engraved map showing the entire Guinea coast from the Sierra Leone River to Cape Negro. Locates many towns and villages, lakes and coastal features. Today this is Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Congo, and Equatorial Guinea.
It depicts towns, rivers, some topographica...
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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 180
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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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Sold for $ 100
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East coast
Aa, P. van der., Aethiopie of Abissine. In 't gemeen 't Land van Preste Jan Genoemd., antique map, old maps Aa, P. van der. - Aethiopie of Abissine. In 't gemeen 't Land van Preste Jan Genoemd.
Leiden, 1707, Coloured.. 150x225mm. excellent condition, strong impression.
Pieter van der Aa was a prolific publisher. He published a.o. ' Naauwkeurge versameling der gedenkwaardigste zee- en land-reysen', a series of accounts of voyages (1706-08) and ' Galérie agréable du monde', completed in 1729.An attractive map showing Mozambique, Tanzania and Kenya. Embellished with ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 150 - $ 160
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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)
Estimates : $ 300 - $ 400
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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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Sold for $ 60
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Condition Rating: 2
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