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ORTELIUS, A.,  Presbiteri Johannis, sive Abissinorum Imperii descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Presbiteri Johannis, sive Abissinorum Imperii descriptio.
Antwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 370x440mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and a strong and dark impression. In fine condition.
Depicting Africa from the Mediterranean to the Mountains of the Moon placed just below Mozambique.

Dare to go in Black. All early maps are printed in black and white and many were kept that way for a long time. A black and white map in an early and strong impression is a rarity now-a-days...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 683  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE CLERCK, N.,  Abissinorum Imperium. / Acomath .I. Turcarum Imperator .XIIX. Ex Stirp. Ottomannica., antique map, old maps DE CLERCK, N. - Abissinorum Imperium. / Acomath .I. Turcarum Imperator .XIIX. Ex Stirp. Ottomannica.
Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621, Uncoloured.. 95x136mm. Mint condition. Copper engraved map with Dutch letter press. Size of paper : 31x 20cm.
Map of central Africa. Copperplate engraving on text leaf with letterpress on verso. The engraving depicts a half length oval p... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 273  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE CLERCK, N.,  Congo Regnum Christian. In Africa., antique map, old maps DE CLERCK, N. - Congo Regnum Christian. In Africa.
Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621, Uncoloured.. 95x135mm. Mint condition. Copper engraved map with Dutch letter press. Size of paper : 31x 20cm.
Small map illustrating the western seashores of Central Africa, surrounded by text in Dutch.
Nicolaes de Clerck (de Klerc) was active as engraver and publisher in Delft from 1599-1621.
Included in the rare book : Wereld Spiegel, waer in vertoontword de Beschryvinge der Rijken Staten, en...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
BLAEU, W.,  Aethiopia Superior vel Interior vulgo Abissinorum., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Aethiopia Superior vel Interior vulgo Abissinorum.
Amsterdam, 1638, In original o/l colours.. 385x496mm. Good condition. Paper very slightly age-toned. No text on verso. With some contemporary manuscript annotations in brown ink.
An attractive map of the Eastern African and the fictitious kingdom of Prester John. The map shows a major section of central and eastern Africa including Mozambique north to present day Sudan The map contains numerous coastal place names such as Mozambique Island, Quiloa, Mombaza, and Melinde indic... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 600
Approx. Euro 546  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre.,  Le royaume d'Abyssinie ou l'Empire du Prete Iean. (14)., antique map, old maps PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre. - Le royaume d'Abyssinie ou l'Empire du Prete Iean. (14).
Paris, Antoine de Fer, 1657 but 1661 or 1662, In original o/l colours.. 128x183mm. Paper slightly age toned and water stained. One tiny wormhole in upper part filled in.
Scarce map of Abyssinia and Ethiopia published by Antoine de Fer in 1661 or 1662 in "Cartes de géographie revues et augmentées".
With number 14 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 tak...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SANSON, N.,  La Guinee. . ., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. - La Guinee. . .
Paris, P. Mariette, 1667, In original o/l colours.. 165x305mm. Paper age toned. Dark impression.
Map of Guinea and Africa's Gold coast prepared by N.Sanson and published by Pierre Mariette.
Published in an early edition of the small Sanson atlas L'Europe Dediée a Monseigneur . . . Le Tellier Secret. D'Estat &c."The atlas proved popular and the maps were imitated by Johann Zunners in ...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
JOLLAIN, G.,  Le Royaume Abyssin ou l'Empire du Presteiean., antique map, old maps JOLLAIN, G. - Le Royaume Abyssin ou l'Empire du Presteiean.
Paris, 1667, Uncoloured.. 130x185mm. Right and lower margins frayed and underlaid. Paper age toned and some brown spots.
Rare map of Central Africa with Ethiopia, published by Jollain in 1667. Published in "Trésor Des Cartes Geographiques Des Principaux Estats de Lunivers".
This atlas is based upon Boisseau's atlas from 1643, the first world atlas published in France which was based on Atlas Minor, 1628.
Jo...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 6
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Bocche del Fiume Negro et Isole di Capo Verde., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Bocche del Fiume Negro et Isole di Capo Verde.
Venice, 1690, Uncoloured.. 455x605mm. In very good condition.
Double-page engraved map of the Cape Verde Islands and part of the coast of Senegal, with large decorative cartouche. One with inset of the island Goree.
During three centuries, a large number of Africans where reduced to slavery and shipped, from the island of Goree on direction to the Americ...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,365  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VAUGONDY, R. de,  Congo ou Basse Guinée., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - Congo ou Basse Guinée.
Paris, later than 1748, In original o/l colours.. 165x170mm. Very crisp and fine image. Good margins. Very light marginal water staining along upper border. Else very good condition.
Nice small map showing a long stretch of the central Africa west coast and its hinterland. Centered on Luanda.
From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.
81 outside border top right. Mary Sponberg Pedley does not mention a state without date....
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VAUGONDY, R. de,  Partie Orientale de la Haute Guinée., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - Partie Orientale de la Haute Guinée.
Paris, later than 1749, In original o/l colours.. 165x177mm. Very crisp and fine image. Good margins. Very light marginal water staining along upper border. Else very good condition.
Nice small map centered on the Gulf of Guinea. Showing Sao Tomé and Principe.
From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.
80 outside border top right. Mary Sponberg Pedley does not mention a state without date....
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LEVASSEUR, V.,  Colonies Françaises (en Afrique). N°91., antique map, old maps LEVASSEUR, V. - Colonies Françaises (en Afrique). N°91.
Paris, A. Combette, 1852, In original o/l colours.. 290x425mm. Very good condition. Steel engraved map in original out-line colours, the outer decoration is uncoloured, as issued.
Handsome map divided into two sections shows a section of the coast of French West Africa titled 'Senegambie' (Senegal & Gambia) with a drawing of the Senegal River and a second chart of the island of Madagascar with an enlargement of it's west coast region bordering on the Indian Ocean.
Map i...
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$ 120
Approx. Euro 109  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
STANLEY, H. M.,  Karte des Kongobeckens und der angrenzenden Gebiete, zugleich Darstellung der Ausdehnung des Kongostaates. Von Henry M. Stanley., antique map, old maps STANLEY, H. M. - Karte des Kongobeckens und der angrenzenden Gebiete, zugleich Darstellung der Ausdehnung des Kongostaates. Von Henry M. Stanley.
Leipzig, 1877, Colour printed.. 900x1045mm. A few brown spots, generally in very good condition.
Detailed map in a scale of 1:2.900.000 of the Congo Basin and the bordering regions, also showing the expansion of the State of the Congo. By Henry M. Stanley. Sir Henry Morton Stanley, GCB was a Welsh-American journalist and explorer who was famous for his exploration of central Africa and his sear... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 400
Approx. Euro 364  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
JYLBERT,  Niger., antique map, old maps JYLBERT - Niger.
France, 1943, Printed colours with pochoir.. 242x345mm. Colour lithography with pochoir (stencil) print in vivid colours.
Very decorative, informative map of Nigeria. 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 signature of the Fren...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
EŞREF, Mehmet,  [Equatorial Africa - map with Ottoman script], antique map, old maps EŞREF, Mehmet - [Equatorial Africa - map with Ottoman script]
Istanbul, Şirket-i Mürettibiye ve Karacoğlu Matbaas&#, In printed colours.. 89x130mm. Chromolithography on thick paper. Sheet size : 11 x 15 cm (4.3 x 5.9 inches).
Post card size map in Ottoman script of Equatorial Africa from Mehmet Eşref’s ‘Küçük Atlas’, a rare portfolio of loose-leaf postcard-sized maps with text in Ottoman Turkish, published in Istanbul in 1909.
This intriguing little work depicts Equatorial Africa and is one of the only O...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
West coast / Ivory Coast
DE BRY, Th.,   Argumentum I. Primus Lufitanorum cum Sogni praefecto congreffus, eiusdemque Baptismus, de quibus lib. 2 cap 2. fit mentio. (The arrival of the Portuguese in the county Sogno), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Argumentum I. Primus Lufitanorum cum Sogni praefecto congreffus, eiusdemque Baptismus, de quibus lib. 2 cap 2. fit mentio. (The arrival of the Portuguese in the county Sogno)
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 140x174mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of the sheet 305 x 195mm.
The arrival of the Portuguese in the county Sogno. When the Portuguese first discovered the county and the inhabitants of Sogno, they were taken for gods and received with great hospitality, just as the prince of Sogno himself was honoured, he being a relative of the king of the Congo. The Portugues... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 125
Approx. Euro 114  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  Argumentum IV. Habitus tam magnatum quam plebeiorum descriptus lib. 2 cap. 7. (How the Congolese men dress), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Argumentum IV. Habitus tam magnatum quam plebeiorum descriptus lib. 2 cap. 7. (How the Congolese men dress)
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 139x179mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of the sheet 305 x 195mm.
This shows what the inhabitants of the Congo wore before the Portuguese arrived. The men had small square berets, usually red or yellow, more for decoration than as a protection from the sun and wind. The noblemen wore fine furs of sable, polecat, muskrat, or other beasts of prey, with the head stil... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  Argumentum VI. De modis quibus de loco in locum, feruorum aut conductitiorum humeris transferri Folent. (How the Congolese are transported), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Argumentum VI. De modis quibus de loco in locum, feruorum aut conductitiorum humeris transferri Folent. (How the Congolese are transported)
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 140x180mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of the sheet 305 x 195mm.
How the Congolese are transported. None of the horses (probably zebras) are tame enough to ride and the people seem incapable of training the oxen to pull wagons for the transporting of goods. Instead, they use humans. When a nobleman wishes to make a journey, for example, he sits or lies on a stret... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 110
Approx. Euro 100  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Descriptio Regni Congi., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Descriptio Regni Congi.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 83x120mm. In very good condition, some water stains, lightly age toned, wide margins, dark impression. Latin text to verso. Some show through of verso text.
An attractive miniature map of the Christian Kingdom of Congo in western Africa, published by Petrus Bertius, in Amsterdam at the beginning of the seventeenth century.
It features a pleasant strap-work title in the bottom left corner, the sea is hatched, and the map is filled with some nice to...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.,  Guinea., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - Guinea.
Amsterdam, 1608, Coloured.. 146x183mm. Lower margin short as issued. Else good condition.
This Hondius' map of Guinea is probably the most attractive map of this area. An inset with a elaborate strap work border depicts the island of S. Thomas.
From the first French-text edition of Jodocus Hondius' Atlas Minor.
Shortly after the publication of the big folio-atlases the need was...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 364  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,   XIX. Repraesentatio Maiestatis, qua rex in Cabo Lopo Gonsalves . . . (How the chief of Cabo Lopo Gonsalues presents himself ), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XIX. Repraesentatio Maiestatis, qua rex in Cabo Lopo Gonsalves . . . (How the chief of Cabo Lopo Gonsalues presents himself )
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 142x187mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
This describes the places they call Cabo Lopo Gonsalues and Rio de Gabon, where the chief receives his visitors. He sits on a chair placed upon a platform with two or three steps, accompanied by all his noblemen. Anyone wishing to speak to him sits on a mat of straw on the ground. Also shown is one ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 125
Approx. Euro 114  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,   XX. Repraesentatio Eorum Quae Praeterea in Cabo Lopo Gonfalues. . . (More inhabitants of Cabo Lopo Gonsalues), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XX. Repraesentatio Eorum Quae Praeterea in Cabo Lopo Gonfalues. . . (More inhabitants of Cabo Lopo Gonsalues)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x185mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Here we see more figures of Cabo Lopo Gonsalues and Rio de Gabon. A: a distinguished man decked out in his finery and carrying several types of knives in his belt. In his hand he has an ‘assagai’. B: shows a woman leading a child by the hand. Her body is full of cut marks and streaked with paint. On... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  XI. Repraesentatio Pecorum et animalium in Guinea cicuratorum., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XI. Repraesentatio Pecorum et animalium in Guinea cicuratorum.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x191mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 300 x 200mm.
Various animals and birds from Africa. Engraved and published by Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two sons, and another family member continued the work, which com... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,   XIII. Repraesentatio Bestiarum ferarum Omnis Generis, quales in Guinea reperiuntur., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XIII. Repraesentatio Bestiarum ferarum Omnis Generis, quales in Guinea reperiuntur.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 138x185mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very fine condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 300 x 200mm.
Fine engraving of Elephant and other wild animals.

Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two sons, and another family member continued the work, which compr...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,   XIV. Repraesentatio Agriculturae et Fructuum Variorum exterra nafcentium., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XIV. Repraesentatio Agriculturae et Fructuum Variorum exterra nafcentium.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x177mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 300 x 200mm.
Agriculture.

Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two sons, and another family member continued the work, which comprised a total of fifty-four parts when ...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,   XV. Aedificiorum, et Rei Familiaris Administandae Ratio., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XV. Aedificiorum, et Rei Familiaris Administandae Ratio.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 138x184mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 300 x 200mm.
A village-scene in Guinea.

Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two sons, and another family member continued the work, which comprised a total of fifty-fou...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,   XVI. Delineatio Solennitatis, qua Nobiles Creari Solent., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XVI. Delineatio Solennitatis, qua Nobiles Creari Solent.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 137x185mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 300 x 200mm.
Fine print of a Ceremony of electing or appointing a Nobleman in Guinea. Text below the engraving with an explanation in Latin : "During this ceremony there is a great deal of dancing by the women, the men have fencing tournaments, and an ox, donated by the nobleman, is slaughtered. Nine features ar... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,   XXI. Repraesentatio Bellorum, Quae Aethiopes Invicem . . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XXI. Repraesentatio Bellorum, Quae Aethiopes Invicem . . .
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x183mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 300 x 200mm.
A fight between Ethiopian warriors.

Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two sons, and another family member continued the work, which comprised a total of ...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  Vera effigies et delineatio Infulce Ascenstio. . .  (St. Helena), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Vera effigies et delineatio Infulce Ascenstio. . . (St. Helena)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 150x220mm. Paper browned. Dark impression.
Striking view of the Island of Ascuncion (St. Helena).

Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two sons, and another family member continued the work, which co...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
DE BRY, Th.,  VIII. Repraesentatio Commerciorum et Negotiationum, Quas Nigritae cum Batauis exercent., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - VIII. Repraesentatio Commerciorum et Negotiationum, Quas Nigritae cum Batauis exercent.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 137x186mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Locals from Gold Coast trying to sell items to the crew of a Dutch vessel.

Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two sons, and another family member continu...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  XXVI. Repraesentatio Capitum Praecipuarum Aliquot Personarum in Benyn., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XXVI. Repraesentatio Capitum Praecipuarum Aliquot Personarum in Benyn.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 132x159mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Different types from Benin, in West Africa.

Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two sons, and another family member continued the work, which comprised a t...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HONDIUS, J.,  Congi regnu., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. - Congi regnu.
Amsterdam, 1620, Uncoloured.. 140x172mm. No text on verso.
Early map of Congo published in the Mercator / Hondius Atlas Minor.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.,  Guineae Nova Descriptio., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J. - Guineae Nova Descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1628, In attractive strong original colours.. 346x495mm. A good and strong impression. Paper slightly age-toned, as usual. Altogether in very good condition. Wide margins.
The map shows the West African coast from Senegal (the 'Rio Senega' is the Senegal River) to Cape Lopez on the Gulf of Guinea just below the equator.
The island of St. Thomae, which today forms a Portuguese province, is shown in detail in the small inset bottom left. Part of Libya is also depic...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 683  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.,  Guineae Nova Descriptio., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - Guineae Nova Descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1630, In original colours.. 346x493mm. A good and strong impression. Paper browned, more in the outer margins. Altogether in good condition.
The map shows the West African coast from Senegal (the 'Rio Senega' is the Senegal River) to Cape Lopez on the Gulf of Guinea just below the equator. The island of St. Thomae, which today forms a Portuguese province, is shown in detail in the small inset bottom left.
Part of Libya is also depicte...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 546  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
BLAEU, W.,  Guinea., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Guinea.
Amsterdam, 1638, In attractive strong original colours.. 386x526mm. In mint condition. Printed on heavy paper. Very good and dark impression. French text on verso.
An attractive map covered with intersecting rhumb lines and decorated with monkeys, lions, elephants and native figures. With a dedication to Dr. Nicolas Tulp.

As Willem Blaeu died in 1638 most of his maps are actually published by his son Joan. This maps carries his (engraved) signature ...
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$ 700
Approx. Euro 637  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
BLAEU, W.,  Guinea., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Guinea.
Amsterdam, 1640, In original colours.. 386x526mm. Paper very slightly age toned. A good and dark impression.
An attractive map covered with intersecting rhumb lines and decorated with monkeys, lions, elephants and native figures. With a dedication to Dr. Nicolas Tulp.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 683  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S.,  Guinea., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S. - Guinea.
London, 1645, Uncoloured.. 148x182mm. Right hand side unfortunately running of the page, as issued. With a English text on recto and verso. A good and dark impression.
Samuel Purchas' edition of the Mercator/Hondius Atlas Minor . Map of Guinea published in his famous collection of voyages His Pilgrimes . With descriptive text in English on both sides. Size of paper: 32x21cm.
Jodocus Hondius' map of Guinea is probably the most attractive map of thi...
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$ 230
Approx. Euro 209  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HONDIUS, J./ PURCHAS, S.,  Congi regnu., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J./ PURCHAS, S. - Congi regnu.
London, 1645, Uncoloured.. 140x172mm. A little weak impression. Printed text on verso visible on recto.
Samuel Purchas' edition of the Mercator/Hondius Atlas Minor . Early map of Congo published in his famous collection of voyages His Pilgrimes . With descriptive text in English on both sides. Size of paper: 32x21cm.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 120
Approx. Euro 109  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S.,  Congi regnu., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S. - Congi regnu.
London, 1645, Uncoloured.. 140x172mm. A little weak impression. Printed text on verso visible on recto.
Samuel Purchas' edition of the Mercator/Hondius Atlas Minor . Early map of Congo published in his famous collection of voyages His Pilgrimes . With descriptive text in English on both sides. Size of paper: 32x21cm.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 230
Approx. Euro 209  

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Condition Rating: 2
DUDLEY, R.,  Carta particolare che comincia con il c.apo Aldea è Finisce con il capo Degortam. . ., antique map, old maps DUDLEY, R. - Carta particolare che comincia con il c.apo Aldea è Finisce con il capo Degortam. . .
Florence, 1645, Uncoloured.. 485x379mm. Dark impression. Mint.
Dudley’s magnificent chart shows the south west coast of Africa. A first edition without the privilege.
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Engraved by Lucini.
Sir Robert Dudley's Dell'Arcano del Mare is the earliest printed sea atlas to cover the entire world, and...
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$ 1,250
Approx. Euro 1,138  

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Condition Rating: 1
PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre.,  Guinee. (13)., antique map, old maps PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre. - Guinee. (13).
Paris, Antoine de Fer, 1657 but 1661 or 1662, In original o/l colours.. 134x180mm. Paper slightly age toned and water stained. One tiny wormhole in upper part filled in.
Scarce map of Guinea published by Antoine de Fer in 1661 or 1662 in "Cartes de géographie revues et augmentées".
With number 13 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 Johannes...
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$ 125
Approx. Euro 114  

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Condition Rating: 4
GOOS, P.,  Pas-Caart van Guinea en den Custen daer aen gelegen Van C.., antique map, old maps GOOS, P. - Pas-Caart van Guinea en den Custen daer aen gelegen Van C..
Amsterdam, 1666, Coloured.. 441x538mm. On double-ply paper as issued. Paper very mildly age-toned, as usual. A good and dark impression.
A decorative chart of the southwest coast of Africa, embellished with an elaborate, finely coloured title-cartouche, and 2 compass-roses.
Pieter Goos (ca. 1616-1675) was one of the most important cartographer, engraver, publisher and print seller of Amsterdam. H...
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$ 1,650
Approx. Euro 1,502  

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Condition Rating: 2
JOLLAIN, G.,  Guinee.  (inset) I. S. Thomas., antique map, old maps JOLLAIN, G. - Guinee. (inset) I. S. Thomas.
Paris, 1667, Uncoloured.. 125x175mm. Some brown spots. Lower margin with small part missing in the scale border.
Rare map of Guinea with inset of I. S. Thomas, published by Jollain in 1667. Published in "Trésor Des Cartes Geographiques Des Principaux Estats de Lunivers".
This atlas is based upon Boisseau's atlas from 1643, the first world atlas published in France which was based on Atlas Minor, 1628. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

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Condition Rating: 5
DONCKER, H.,  Paskaart van Guinea van C.Verde tot R. deGalion., antique map, old maps DONCKER, H. - Paskaart van Guinea van C.Verde tot R. deGalion.
Amsterdam, 1660-1668, Uncoloured.. 538x430mm. A good and dark impression. In ply paper, paper very slightly age toned. Generally very good.
Rare edition of Doncker's sea chart of Guinea coast. From an atlas printed in 1668, "l'Atlas de MER ou MONDE AQUATIQUE, Remontrant toutes lescôtes de la Mer…".
Hendrick Doncker was a bookseller and publisher in Amsterdam during the 17th Century. His sea atlases are based on his own work, while ...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 910  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE WIT, F.,  Tractus Littorales Guineae a Promontorio Verde usque ad sinum Catenbelae., antique map, old maps DE WIT, F. - Tractus Littorales Guineae a Promontorio Verde usque ad sinum Catenbelae.
Amsterdam, 1675, In original attractive colours.. 490x567mm. A few places underlaid due to oxidation of green paint, only for protective reason. General in good condition.
Chart of the West coast of Africa from Mauritania up to Angola. In top centre a very decorative title cartouche.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 910  

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Condition Rating: 4
SANSON, N. / HALMA, F.,  Guinee en de omliggende Landen., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. / HALMA, F. - Guinee en de omliggende Landen.
Utrecht, 1680, Coloured.. 165x305mm. A good and dark impression.
A map of the lands along the Gulf of Guinea.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

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Condition Rating: 2
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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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 1,001  

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Condition Rating: 2
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).
The remarkable Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718), encyclopaedist, geographer, inventor and Doctor of Theology, was citizen of the Republic of Venice. He was also one of the most prominent m...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 273  

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Condition Rating: 2
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). The sheet dimension is 485x350mm... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 273  

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Condition Rating: 3
SCHENK, P. / VALK, G.,  Genehoa Jaloffi et Sierraliones regna., antique map, old maps SCHENK, P. / VALK, G. - Genehoa Jaloffi et Sierraliones regna.
Amsterdam, 1670 / 1720, In original body colours.. 410x492mm. In very good condition. Repair of a tiny hole in upper center fold due to oxidation of paint.
Decorative and detailed map of the West African Coast, from Senegal to Sierra Leone. In the center the river Gambia to the mouth in the Atlantic. Upper left a dedication to Adriaen Pauw (1622-1697).

Decorative cartouches, rhumblines, sailing ships and other decorative features embellish ...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 546  

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