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Africa
De Jode, C., Africae vera forma, et situs., antique map, old maps De Jode, C. - Africae vera forma, et situs.
Antwerp, 1593, Uncoloured. 360x425mm. In good condition with some small repairs and reinforcements to the lower verso.
A very rare map that is an interesting amalgamation of cartographical sources. Cornelis prepared this map for the second edition of the 'Speculum' after his father's death in 1591. It replaced the African map of the first edition that had been attributed to Gastaldi.
The map retains the contin...
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Estimate
($ 5,000 - 6,500)

Starting bid
$ 4,500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BÜNTING, H.,  Africa Tertia pars Terrae., antique map, old maps BÜNTING, H. - Africa Tertia pars Terrae.
Magdeburg, ca 1597, Uncoloured.. 260x335mm. In very good condition. Paper slightly washed and sized, still occasional minor spotting. Wide margins. Dark impression.
This map of Africa has an unusual shape, tapering to a narrow angle in the south. Numerous rivers appear in West Africa and as tributaries to the Nile, and mountain chains and various kingdoms are mentioned. The sea with a galleon, a merman and above him a sea-bird.

"The appearance of th...
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Estimate
($ 900 - 1,250)

Bid received
$ 750
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HONDIUS, J., Africae Nova Tabula., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. - Africae Nova Tabula.
Amsterdam, 1631, Original colours. 380x500mm. In good condition. Strong print and paper, wide margins, brownish paper.
A richly ornamented map of Africa’s continent. The general geography for this map is taken from Willem Blaeu’s wall map. Geographical improvements include a more rounded southern Cape, the naming of the 'Rio de Spiritu Santo' and of the 'Cuama River' , the insertion of Zimbaos and alteration in the ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 950 - 1,150)

Starting bid
$ 650
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SANSON D'ABBEVILLE, N., Afrique., antique map, old maps SANSON D'ABBEVILLE, N. - Afrique.
Paris, ca 1700, Uncolored. 193x273mm. A nice example. Two small repaired holes at the lower centralfold. Some faint spotting.
An interesting map of Africa. Shows the area from Brazil until Arabia, including the Canary and Cape Verde Islands, as well as Tristan da Cunha.
The interior of the continent is filled with many fictional places names, rivers, and lakes. Engraved by A. d'Winter....
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Estimate
($ 200 - 300)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 1
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE FER, Nicoles., L'Afrique. Dresse selon les dernieres Relations., antique map, old maps DE FER, Nicoles. - L'Afrique. Dresse selon les dernieres Relations.
Paris, 1705, Original colours.. 480x560mm. In excellent condition.
A rare seperately published map in excellent condition.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,450 - 1,750)

Starting bid
$ 950
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BRUE, A.,  Carte Generale de L'Afrique., antique map, old maps BRUE, A. - Carte Generale de L'Afrique.
Paris, 1828, In original o/l colours.. 365x510mm. In good condition, evenly age toned, split to lower centerfold (4 cm) a few very minor marks and stains etc. Small pinholes. Large margins.
This interesting map of the continent extends to include the Arabian Peninsula, Persia, and the islands in the Indian Ocean. There is a fair degree of geographical detail, particularly in the north and southeast. The vast center is left blank owing to the lack of actual exploration during this perio... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CASANOVA, R.,  Gran quadriglione Africano nel carnevale 1885 (Rana N. 28 - Cent. 20)., antique map, old maps CASANOVA, R. - Gran quadriglione Africano nel carnevale 1885 (Rana N. 28 - Cent. 20).
Bologna, 1905, In original lithographed colours.. 585x830mm. Rare chromo lithography, in good condition.
Imposing allegorical representation of the colonial aims of the European powers with regard to Africa.

On the left the director of the large quadrociale the lady Diplomazia is presented standing on a potrona, next to them the Civilization while behind of the armchair we can see the lady ...
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Estimate
($ 1,400 - 1,750)

Bid received
$ 900
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
North Africa
MARTINEAU DU PLESSIS.,  BARBARIE., antique map, old maps MARTINEAU DU PLESSIS. - BARBARIE.
Amsterdam, 1700, Uncoloured.. 188x256mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Faint traces of water staining on lower part of the map. Several folds as issued. Lower part left margin cut into the border frame.
Uncommon and delightful map of Northern Africa, extending from today territory of Morocco as far as the Red Sea.
With Inset maps of the Nile Delta and the Gulf of Tunis.Nouvelle geographie ou description exacte de l'univers, published by George Gallet, Director of the Huguenot pri...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 230)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BRION DE LA TOUR, L., Carte de L'Ethiopie et de la Garamandtide., antique map, old maps BRION DE LA TOUR, L. - Carte de L'Ethiopie et de la Garamandtide.
Paris, 1780, Uncolored. 190x270mm. In fine condition with folds as issued.
A nice map of the Horn of Africa, including Ethiopia, Djibouti, Eritra and Sudan, by Brion de la Tour in Paris in 1780.
Louis Brion de la Tour, (1743 –1803) was an 18th-century French geographer and demographer....
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Estimate
($ 75 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
Egypt
HONDIUS, J.,  Aegyptus., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. - Aegyptus.
Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621, Uncoloured.. 95x134mm. Page slightly age-toned. Marginal spots. Size of paper : 31x 19cm.
Small map focused on the Nile Delta, where the Nile divides into several branches.
Included in the rare book : Wereld Spiegel, waer in vertoontword de Beschryvinge der Rijken Staten, ende vorstendommen des gantsen Aerdbodems which was a Dutch translation of "Les estats, empires et pri...
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Estimate
($ 100 - 120)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HONDIUS, J ./ PURCHAS, S.,  Aegyptus., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J ./ PURCHAS, S. - Aegyptus.
London, 1625, Uncoloured.. 148x188mm. In fine condition.
The rare Samuel Purchas' edition of the Mercator/Hondius Atlas Minor atlas map. Early map of Egypt published in his famous collection of voyages His Pilgrimes . With descriptive text in English on both sides. Size of paper: 32x21cm.
In 1625 Samuel Purchas' published His Pilgrimes...
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Estimate
($ 110 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
JANSSONIUS, J., Aegyptus Antiqua Divisa in Nomos Authore P. Duval. . ., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Aegyptus Antiqua Divisa in Nomos Authore P. Duval. . .
Amsterdam, ca. 1662, Colored. 377x516mm. In very good condition with dark print. Centrefold with light wear and some splits repaired. Side margins are short, but are adequate for matting.
Left margin with a few short repaired tears, one reaching into outer borderline.
A decorative map of ancient Egypt oriented with West at the top. Very detailed map, showing the Nile River, Red Sea, Pyramids, and much more information. Also shows several Oases. Published by Janssonius after Duval, with French text on verso. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 180)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 15
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
AVELINE,P.,  Alexandrie Ville d'Egipte sur la mer Méditeranée.., antique map, old maps AVELINE,P. - Alexandrie Ville d'Egipte sur la mer Méditeranée..
Paris, c. 1690, Uncoloured.. 225x320mm. A good and dark impression.
A very RARE panoramic view of the city of Alexandrie, including a legend in the lower part.
The plate is numbered in brown pencil in upper right corner.
Engraved by Pierre Aveline (Paris, c.1656 - 23 May 1722). He was also a print-publisher and print-seller. He probably trained with Adam Pér...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SANSON D'ABBEVILLE, N., Egypte divisée en ses Douze Cassilifs. . ., antique map, old maps SANSON D'ABBEVILLE, N. - Egypte divisée en ses Douze Cassilifs. . .
Paris, ca 1700, Uncolored. 273x197mm. Nice condition, mostly with dark print. A few small faint spots. Four tiny holes in the left border area.
A fine map of Egypt with parts of the Red Sea and Israel. Very detailed representation of the Nile River Valley, showing major cities, mountains and oases.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 150)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 1
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SANSON D'ABBEVILLE, N., Partie de La Haute Aethiopie ou sont L'Empire des Abissins et la Nubie, & c., antique map, old maps SANSON D'ABBEVILLE, N. - Partie de La Haute Aethiopie ou sont L'Empire des Abissins et la Nubie, & c.
Paris, ca 1700, Uncolored. 291x206mm. Fine dark and clear print. A few soft creases. Two small repaired holes in the left border.
An excellent map of the Nile with its mythical sources. Shows the Nile River from Zaire Lake and Zaflant Lake, until Assuan (Aswan). Richly detailed with place names, hills, rivers, etc.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 110)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SANSON,N. , Egypten, verdeelt in zyne twaalf Cassilifen of Landvoogdyen., antique map, old maps SANSON,N. - Egypten, verdeelt in zyne twaalf Cassilifen of Landvoogdyen.
Amsterdam, F. Halma, 1705, Coloured.. 275x200mm. In very good condition.
An attractive map of Egypt from Nicolas Sanson's pocket atlas. Nicolas Sanson (1600-67), the father of the French cartography' and founder of the Sanson firm. Published atlas "Cartes générales de toutes les parties du Monde", 1658-70 and a pocket atlas in 4 parts (1652-1705).... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 80 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Lattré, J. / R.Bonne., Carte de l'Egypte Ancienne et Moderne., antique map, old maps Lattré, J. / R.Bonne. - Carte de l'Egypte Ancienne et Moderne.
Paris, 1762, fine original colouring. 440x305mm. good condition.
Jean Lattré, Paris-based engraver and publisher. Worked with Robert de Vaugondy, J. Janvier and R. Bonne. " Atlas Monderne', 1771, 1783 , 1793. Rigobert Bonne, French cartographer. A map of Egypt showing the river Nile as far south as Assuan. With a nice title-cartouche.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 70
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LATTRÉ / BONNE, R.,  Carte de l'Egypte Ancienne et Moderne.., antique map, old maps LATTRÉ / BONNE, R. - Carte de l'Egypte Ancienne et Moderne..
Paris, ca 1783, In attractive original body colours.. 440x308mm. Light discolouration in the lower right part of the map. Printed on heavy paper, with good margins. Good impression.
Attractive map showing part of the course of the river Nile. Boundaries outlined in hand colour.
Ornated with a decorative title cartouche representing a crocodile flanked by waterfalls.
From theAtlas moderne ou collection de cartes sur toutes les parties du globe terrestre...
Rigobe...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
LATTRÉ / JANVIER,Sr.,  Carte de l'Egypte ancienne et moderne . . ., antique map, old maps LATTRÉ / JANVIER,Sr. - Carte de l'Egypte ancienne et moderne . . .
Paris, ca 1783, In original o/l colours.. 440x305mm. Paper slightly age toned and light browning along the center fold. Good margins. Good impression.
Attractive map of Egypt, ornated with a decorative title cartouche. Boundaries outlined in hand colour.
Prepared by Le Sieur Janvier, Jean Denis [Robert], French geographer and cartographer.
In addition to work published under his own name by Jean Lattré in Bordeaux and C. F. Delama...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Dr James Playfair, AEGYTPUS ANTIQUA / EGYPT., antique map, old maps Dr James Playfair - AEGYTPUS ANTIQUA / EGYPT.
London, 1814, Original outline colouring. 450x565mm. Generally good condition slight loss to margin top right off the printed area, very bright and strong impression. Heavy paper .
Drawn & Engraved for Dr Playfairs Geography by Samuel John Neele.
A handsome two-panel map showing ancient and modern Egypt. Following the river Nile’s course from the Nile delta south. Dr. James Playfair was Historiographer to the Prince of Wales; he published his General Atlas in 1808 and 18...
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Estimate
($ 125 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LIZARS, W. H., [Untitled], antique map, old maps LIZARS, W. H. - [Untitled]
Edinburgh, ca. 1835, Original outline colors. 395x440mm. Some toning and a few faint spots. Repaired tear to bottom central fold just entering the borderline.
A scarce map of Egypt and Arabia. Extends to include todays Sudan, Eritrea, and Ethiopia. Shows caravan routes through the Arabian desert towards Mecca. Also several routes shown in Egypt.
Several interesting notes and dates! An attractive example....
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Estimate
($ 95 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Art arabe. - Mobilier de soultan Mohammed Ben Qalaoûn flambeau et plateau d'alcarazas. . ., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Art arabe. - Mobilier de soultan Mohammed Ben Qalaoûn flambeau et plateau d'alcarazas. . .
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)
Estimate
($ 50 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Algeria
BELLIN, J., Plan d’Oran et Ses Environs., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Plan d’Oran et Ses Environs.
Paris, 1764, Uncolored. 220x170mm. In very fine condition with light age toning.
A fine nautical chart of the fortified city of Oran in Algeria. It was published in “LE PETIT ATLAS MARITIME”. It features a decorative cartouche.
Jacques Bellin (1703–1772) was a French hydrographer, geographer, and member of the French intellectual group called the 'philosophes'. He was hydr...
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Estimate
($ 75 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SCHREYER, A.,  Arab horsemen., antique map, old maps SCHREYER, A. - Arab horsemen.
Cologne, ca. 1890, In original colours.. 510x715mm. Original hand coloured helio engraved plate after a painting by Adolf Schreyer. Printed in thick paper.
Adolf Schreyer (July 9, 1828 Frankfurt-am-Main – July 29, 1899 Kronberg im Taunus) was a German painter, associated with the Düsseldorf school of painting. His subjects and style of this painting are closely related to the Arabian scenes of Delacroix and Fromentin. His preferred subject matter was t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Morocco
SANSON, N., T Ryk van Fez verdeelt in zeven Landschappen, antique map, old maps SANSON, N. - T Ryk van Fez verdeelt in zeven Landschappen
Amsterdam, F. Halma, 1705, attractive later colouring. 200x260mm. In 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 ( 1652-1705).
A map of Morocco from the Dutch edition of N. Sanson's pocket atlas....
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Estimate
($ 60 - 70)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
West coast / Ivory Coast
HONDIUS, J., Guinea Nova Descriptio., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. - Guinea Nova Descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1609, Uncoloured.. 345x490mm. In very good condition.
Jodocus Hondius' map of Guinea is probably the most attractive map of this area. An inset with a elaborate strapwork border depicts the island of S. Thomas.Further embellished with two strapwork cartouches, a gallion and a canoe.

Jodocus Hondius (1563-1612) was a geographer, engraver, fou...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 350)

Starting bid
$ 230
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
D'ANVILLE, J.B.B.,  [2 sheets] Carte particuliere de la Cote Occidentale de l'Afrique…, antique map, old maps D'ANVILLE, J.B.B. - [2 sheets] Carte particuliere de la Cote Occidentale de l'Afrique…
Paris, ca. 1751, In out line colours.. 505x700mm. In good condition. Minor foxing to margins, some margins with slight nicks and tears etc. Strong thick paper. Good margins. With later colour addition.
A large 2 sheet map of a part of the west coast of Africa that covers The Gambia and Senegal. (When joined the map would measure approx. 1010 x 1400 mm)
D'anville's maps have a clarity and a directness that is very 'modern'. He incorporated as much known information into his maps as he could.<...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BELLIN, J.N., Baye de Sierra Leona / Vue de l' Entree de la Baye de Sierra Leona., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Baye de Sierra Leona / Vue de l' Entree de la Baye de Sierra Leona.
Amsterdam, c. 1760, Coloured.. 150x225mm. In very good condition.
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 map and a view of the Bay of Sierra Leona....
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Estimate
($ 60 - 65)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N., Coste d'Afrique, et les Isles comprises entre le Cap Rouge et la Riviere de Nunho., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Coste d'Afrique, et les Isles comprises entre le Cap Rouge et la Riviere de Nunho.
Amsterdam, c. 1760, cololoured. 200x255mm. In very good condition.
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 detailed map of the coasts of Guinea- Bissau and the Archipelago dos Bijagos...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 70)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N., Cours de la Riviere de Sanaga ou Senegal Depuis son Embouch.re Jusqu'a I'Isle de Bilbas / Suite du Cours de la Riviere de Senegal Depuis l'Isle de Bilbas Jusqu'au Sault du Rocher de Govina., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Cours de la Riviere de Sanaga ou Senegal Depuis son Embouch.re Jusqu'a I'Isle de Bilbas / Suite du Cours de la Riviere de Senegal Depuis l'Isle de Bilbas Jusqu'au Sault du Rocher de Govina.
Amsterdam, c. 1760, Coloured.. 220x285mm. In very good condition.
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.
Two maps on one sheet depicting the cours of the river Senegal....
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Estimate
($ 70 - 72)

Starting bid
$ 48
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DURY, A. / SAYER, R. / KITCHIN, T.,  Map of Senegal with part of the coast of Africa., antique map, old maps DURY, A. / SAYER, R. / KITCHIN, T. - Map of Senegal with part of the coast of Africa.
London, 1761-1763, In original o/l colours.. 104x124mm. Paper very slightly age toned and some very light offsetting due to oxidation of ink.
Uncommon miniature map of Senegal with part of the coast of Africa, engraved by Thomas Kitching for "A New General and Universal Atlas Containing Forty five Maps by Andrew Dury".
This miniature atlas published during the Seven Years' War.
The maps are typical for the period and well execut...
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Estimate
($ 30 - 40)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS, Vue nord ouest du Cap Corse., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Vue nord ouest du Cap Corse.
Paris, 1769, Uncoloured.. 135x180mm. In very good condition.
The English fortresses at Cape Corse.From a French edition of Prévost d' Exile's ' Histoire. des Voyages', 1738-75.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 55 - 60)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS, Fort  de Badenstein a Boutri., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Fort de Badenstein a Boutri.
Paris, 1769, Uncoloured.. 120x130mm. In very good condition.
Fortress Badenstein at Boutri.From a French edition of Prévost d' Exile's ' Histoire. des Voyages', 1738-75.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 65)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Bonne, R., Isles du Cap -Verd. / Plan de la Rade de la Praya., antique map, old maps Bonne, R. - Isles du Cap -Verd. / Plan de la Rade de la Praya.
Paris, 1774, attractive later colouring. 235x340mm. very good condition.
Rigobert Bonne (1727-1795), French cartographer. His maps are found in a.o. Atlas Moderne (1762), Raynal's Histoire Philos. du Commerce des Indes (1774) and Atlas Encyclopédique (1787-1788).A map of the Capeverdian Islands.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 70)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LATTRÉ / JANVIER,Sr.,  [Two maps] Carte de la Guinée contenant les Isles du Cap Verd, le Senegal, la Côte de la Guinée proprement dite, les Royaumes de Loango, Congo, Angola, Benguela . . ., antique map, old maps LATTRÉ / JANVIER,Sr. - [Two maps] Carte de la Guinée contenant les Isles du Cap Verd, le Senegal, la Côte de la Guinée proprement dite, les Royaumes de Loango, Congo, Angola, Benguela . . .
Paris, ca 1783, In original o/l colours.. 420x310mm. Paper slightly age toned and light browning along the center fold. Good margins. Good impression. Both maps are 420mm x 310mm.
Attractive map of the African west Coast, with Cap Verde island, ornated with a decorative title cartouche. Boundaries outlined in hand colour.
Prepared by Le Sieur Janvier, Jean Denis [Robert], French geographer and cartographer.
In addition to work published under his own name by ...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
East coast
LATTRÉ / JANVIER,Sr.,  Nubie  et Abissinie . . ., antique map, old maps LATTRÉ / JANVIER,Sr. - Nubie et Abissinie . . .
Paris, ca 1783, In original o/l colours.. 297x410mm. Paper slightly age toned and light browning along the center fold. Good margins. Good impression.
Attractive map of East Africa, ornated with a decorative title cartouche. Boundaries outlined in hand colour.
Prepared by Le Sieur Janvier, Jean Denis [Robert], French geographer and cartographer.
In addition to work published under his own name by Jean Lattré in Bordeaux and C. F. ...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
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
Southern Africa
DE WIT, F. ,  Cimbebas et Caffariae Littora a Catenbela ad Promontorium. . ., antique map, old maps DE WIT, F. - Cimbebas et Caffariae Littora a Catenbela ad Promontorium. . .
Amsterdam, 1675, In attractive strong original colours.. 425x532mm. Some parts underlaid due to oxidation of green paint. For the rest in good condition.
The coast of Angola, South-West Africa and South Africa up to Port Elizabeth. Classic sea chart of Dutch school with excellent baroque embellishment. North oriented to the left. The southwestern coastline is covered including the Cape of Good Hop... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 450
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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)
Estimate
($ 550 - 600)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Madagascar & other Islands
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Isola di Madagascar o di S. Lorenzo Scoperta dà Portoghesi nell anno 1506. . ., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Isola di Madagascar o di S. Lorenzo Scoperta dà Portoghesi nell anno 1506. . .
Venice, ca. 1696, Uncoloured.. 605x450mm. Very fine condition. Printed on heavy paper. A few very marginal water stains.
A beautiful and flamboyantly engraved large-scale map of Madagascar, Bourbon and part of the coast of Mozambique.
On verso a smaller map Madagascar (170x123mm)
The map is the product of the late 17th century Venetian cartographer, Vincenzo Coronelli.
A decorative title cartouche ap...
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Estimate
($ 550 - 650)

Starting bid
$ 450
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Lattré, J. / R.Bonne., Parte de la Cote Orientale d' Afrique avec l' Isle de Madagascar et les Cartes particulières des Isles de France et de Bourbon., antique map, old maps Lattré, J. / R.Bonne. - Parte de la Cote Orientale d' Afrique avec l' Isle de Madagascar et les Cartes particulières des Isles de France et de Bourbon.
Paris, 1783, fine original col.. 295x410mm. excellent condition.
Jean Lattré, Paris-based engraver and publisher. Worked with Robert de Vaugondy, J. Janvier and R. Bonne. " Atlas Monderne', 1771, 1783 , 1793. Rigobert Bonne (1727-95), French cartographer.
A map of Madagascar and the opposite mainland of Africa. With 2 insets depicting Mauritius and Réunion....
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Estimate
($ 200 - 220)

Starting bid
$ 160
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LATTRÉ / JANVIER,Sr.,  Carte de la Cote Orientale d'Afrique avec l'Ile de Madagascar et les Cartes particulières des Iles de France et de Bourbon . . ., antique map, old maps LATTRÉ / JANVIER,Sr. - Carte de la Cote Orientale d'Afrique avec l'Ile de Madagascar et les Cartes particulières des Iles de France et de Bourbon . . .
Paris, ca 1783, In original o/l colours.. 293x410mm. Paper paper slightly age toned and light browning along the center fold. Good margins. Good impression.
Attractive map of Madagascar, Bourbon and Isle de France islands, ornated with a decorative title cartouche. Boundaries outlined in hand colour.
Prepared by Le Sieur Janvier, Jean Denis [Robert], French geographer and cartographer.
In addition to work published under his own name by...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Cape of Good Hope
MORTIER, P.,  Costes de L'Afrique .. ..Cap de Bone Esperance.., antique map, old maps MORTIER, P. - Costes de L'Afrique .. ..Cap de Bone Esperance..
Amsterdam, 1720, In original colours.. 427x572mm. In very good condition.
In upper right hand corner inset map of Saldanha Bay. Numerous place names, soundings and sand banks are shown round the island and the regions are defined in original body colour.

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Estimate
($ 450 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N., Le Pays des Hottentots aux environs du Cap de Bonne Espérance. . ., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Le Pays des Hottentots aux environs du Cap de Bonne Espérance. . .
Paris, 1757, Uncoloured.. 245x349mm. A decent impression, some plate wear visible. Some folds as issued. One margin slim / tight.
A good, competent, engraved map of Cape of Good Hope. The geographical features are typical, with somewhat exaggerated bays, inlets and prominent mountain ranges.
The west coast of the Cape Colony is depicted from St.Helena Bay, with a little of the east coast as far as Baye de Mussel (Mossel B...
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Estimate
($ 45 - 60)

Starting bid
$ 25
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3