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North Africa
ORTELIUS, A., Carthaginis Celeberrimi Sinus Typus, antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Carthaginis Celeberrimi Sinus Typus
Antwerp, ca. 1612, Coloured. xmm. One section of a folio page, cut close to neatline at top and remargined for framing.
From Ortelius' folio page: "Natoliae, quae olim Asia Minor, Nova Descriptio; Aegypti recentior descriptio; Carthaginis Celeberrimi Sinus Typus".... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 60 - $ 80
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PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre.,  La Barbarie et l'Egypte., antique map, old maps PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre. - La Barbarie et l'Egypte.
Paris, Antoine de Fer, 1657 but 1661 or 1662, In original o/l colours.. 140x180mm. Paper slightly age toned and water stained. One tiny wormhole in upper part filled in.
Scarce map of the African coastline of the Mediterranean, with two inset maps Egypt and Carthage published by Antoine de Fer in 1661 or 1662 in "Cartes de géographie revues et augmentées". With Antoine de Fer's imprint " : "de Fer Excu Avec Privilege du Roy".

The series of maps is largely...
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Estimates : $ 40 - $ 100
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SENEX, J., Theatrum historicum ad Annum Christi Quadringentesimum…, antique map, old maps SENEX, J. - Theatrum historicum ad Annum Christi Quadringentesimum…
London, 1710, Original Color with border & cartouche added. 480x630mm. Printed on two parts that were joined. Several margin tear repairs, two of which have just entered the map image.
Striking map of the world in two Hemispheres from the time of the Roman Empire. Dating from the 8th century, the Roman empire expanded to become one of the largest empires in the ancient world and the dominant rulers of the Mediterranean Sea.
There is an interesting insert of the Western He...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 330 - $ 400
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Sold for $ 62
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Egypt
SANSON, N., Royaume et Desert de Barca et L'Egypte. . ., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. - Royaume et Desert de Barca et L'Egypte. . .
Paris, 1655, In original o/l colours.. 345x525mm. In good condition. Some 'burn' marks where map has previously been matted, some slight paper thinning in places, top margin has a white linen strip on verso. Small hole to lower margin. Good impression. good margins.
A striking map of Egypt and the eastern parts of Libya by Nicholas Sanson, "the founder of French cartography" (Tooley). The map extent is from Sidon in the Holy land in the east, to the Gulf of Sirte in the west.
The map shows the Atlas Mountains, assorted deserts, the river Nile, coastal town...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 100
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Sold for $ 50
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CHATELAIN, H.,, Description du Nil de Ses Sources de Son Cours Depuis les Cataractes Jusques au Caire ...., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H., - Description du Nil de Ses Sources de Son Cours Depuis les Cataractes Jusques au Caire ....
Amsterdam, 1719, Coloured. 380x495mm. In fine condition on water-marked paper with mild age toning.
A fine folio engraving centred on the river Nile (with north at the bottom), stretching from the 1st cataract at Aswan to Cairo with accompanying text in French.
On either side of the engraving are further inset engravings and explanatory texts of 1.The Temple of Isis at Aswan, 2. Small pyrami...
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Estimates : $ 275 - $ 350
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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 fine condition with usual age toning.
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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CHEZ MONDARE., Vue Perspective du Superbe Palais d’Aexandre en Egypte., antique map, old maps CHEZ MONDARE. - Vue Perspective du Superbe Palais d’Aexandre en Egypte.
Paris, 1762, Original Colouring. 300x450mm. In fine condition with usual age toning.
A fine hand coloured 'vue perspective' of the Hernandre Palais in Egypt. It was produced and hand colorued in Paris at Chez Mondare in 1762.
Vues d'optique, was a special type of popular print published in Europe during the eighteenth century. These prints were a form of entertainment, m...
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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 180
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D'ANVILLE, J.B.B., Aegyptus Antiqua Mandato Serenissimi Delphini. . ., antique map, old maps D'ANVILLE, J.B.B. - Aegyptus Antiqua Mandato Serenissimi Delphini. . .
Paris, 1765, Uncoloured.. 490x320mm. In good condition. Some foxing and spotting, strong paper, left margin 'ragged'. Good margins, dark impression.
Map of ancient Egypt, extending from the Nile Delta and Gaza, south to Aswan. Shows mountains, rivers, cities, roads, lakes and political divisions.
The map identifies the Pyramids, Mt. Sinai and Philae Island. Lower left corner has a set of 6 ancient mileage scales, plus there is a numbered (1...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 100
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THOMSON, J., Egypt & Abyssinia, antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Egypt & Abyssinia
Edinbourgh, 1817, Original Colours. 500x600mm. In fine condition with two minor creases and mild age toning.
This is a fine map of Egypt and Abyssinia by John Thomson. It includes two maps on a single sheet, with Egypt and Abyssinia featured.
The map of Egypt covers from the Nile Delta southward following the Nile River as far as Esna. Names numerous settlements and villages along the course of the r...
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Estimates : $ 180 - $ 225
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HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE,  Red Sea - Strait of Jubal.. [2838], antique map, old maps HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE - Red Sea - Strait of Jubal.. [2838]
London (1853) corrected for 1862, Uncoloured.. 972x625mm. Good condition. Printed on heavy paper.
Large chart focused on the Strait of Jubal in the Gulf of Suez.
With the Juzur Tawilah Islands at the center and an inset plan of the Tur Harbour (At Tur, South Sinai) on top.
With latitude and longitude scales, villages, banks and soundings in fa...
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Estimates : $ 450 - $ 500
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PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Incrustations en stuc sur pierre., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Incrustations en stuc sur pierre.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, highlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 25 - $ 30
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PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Couronnement de la porte du Minbar de Gama Sysaryeh., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Couronnement de la porte du Minbar de Gama Sysaryeh.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 408x570mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, highlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 35 - $ 50
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PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Carquois & porte-arc., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Carquois & porte-arc.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 553x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, highlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 60 - $ 90
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PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Incrustations en stuc sur pierre., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Incrustations en stuc sur pierre.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, highlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 25 - $ 30
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PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Incrustations en stuc sur pierre., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Incrustations en stuc sur pierre.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, highlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 25 - $ 30
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PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Incrustations en stuc sur pierre., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Incrustations en stuc sur pierre.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, highlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 25 - $ 30
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Morocco
ORTELIUS, A., Fessae et Marocchi regna Africae celeberr., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Fessae et Marocchi regna Africae celeberr.
Antwerp, ca 1598, Coloured.. 390x505mm. Map is age toned, and stained. Minor nicks and splits to margins, light creasing. Lower right margin tight.
Some paper thinness to some margins. Latin text on the verso.
A most decorative map, covering north-western Africa, (Barbary Coast) with the Canaries and Madeira. With a delightful inset map of the Congo, after Filippo Pigafetta's famous map of the kingdom.
A fabulous, and elaborate title cartouche in bottom right corner, sailing ships and a sea monster a...
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Estimates : $ 450 - $ 550
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JANSSONIUS, J. / HONDIUS, J.,  Fezzae et Marocchi regna Africae celeberrima., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. / HONDIUS, J. - Fezzae et Marocchi regna Africae celeberrima.
Amsterdam, 1638, In attractive strong original colours.. 380x500mm. Paper slightly age toned and browned. Light discolouration along the centerfold. Good margins and dark impression. Latin text on verso.
An attractive map of northwest Africa and Morocco. The Pillars of Hercules & Straits of Gibraltar, and Spain are shown to the right of the map (north is to the right of the map). Blaeu credits Ortelius and his 1570 map as the source of data for this map. Spain controlled portions of this area from 1... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 300 - $ 350
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Sold for $ 105
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PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre.,  Le Royaume de Fez. (11)., antique map, old maps PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre. - Le Royaume de Fez. (11).
Paris, Antoine de Fer, 1657 but 1661 or 1662, In original o/l colours.. 130x182mm. Paper slightly age toned and water stained. One tiny wormhole in upper part filled in.
Scarce map of the kingdom of Fes in Morocco published by Antoine de Fer in 1661 or 1662 in "Cartes de géographie revues et augmentées". With Antoine de Fer's imprint " : "De Fer Excu Avec Priviliege du Roy".
With number 11 in lower right bottom of the map.

The series of maps is large...
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Estimates : $ 50 - $ 80
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PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre.,  Le Royaume de Maroc. (12)., antique map, old maps PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre. - Le Royaume de Maroc. (12).
Paris, Antoine de Fer, 1657 but 1661 or 1662, In original o/l colours.. 125x180mm. Paper slightly age toned and water stained. One tiny wormhole in upper part filled in.
Scarce map of Morocco published by Antoine de Fer in 1661 or 1662 in "Cartes de géographie revues et augmentées".


With number 12 in lower right bottom of the map. "The series of maps is largely derived from those of Jean Boisseau's "Trésor des cartes", 1643, itself taken from Johan...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 100
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Libya
RUSCELLI, G., Africa Minor Nuova Tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Africa Minor Nuova Tavola.
Venice, 1574, Attractive colouring.. 200x250mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
Striking impression of Ruscelli's map of the region of present day Algiers, Tunisia and Libya. Ruscelli sought the most up-to-date geographical information available, making the modern maps in “Ruscelli's Geographia” among the best modern maps of the period. The map first appeared in the 1561 editi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 200 - $ 250
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Condition Rating: 2