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LANGENES,B.,  Baixos de Iudia., antique map, old maps LANGENES,B. - Baixos de Iudia.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claes, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x124mm. Some minor age-toning of paper. Generally in good condition.
Early miniature view of a shipwreck on the islands located between Madagascar and Mozambique. In the foreground, a kind of big lobsters are catching shipwrecked passengers.

First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers in Amsterdam, i...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Insulae & Ars Mosambique., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Insulae & Ars Mosambique.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x125mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, wide margins, dark impression. Latin text to verso. Some show through of verso text.
An very attractive miniature map of the Portuguese island of Mozambique in east Africa, published by Petrus Bertius, in Amsterdam at the beginning of the seventeenth century.
Engraved by Petrus Kaerius. It features a pleasant strap-work title, a pair of ships and men in a row-boat are seen offs...
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$ 125
Approx. Euro 111  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  Insulae et arcis Mocambique descriptio ad fines Melinde sita ebano puriss., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Insulae et arcis Mocambique descriptio ad fines Melinde sita ebano puriss.
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 250x177mm. In good to mint condition.
Attractive bird's-eye view of Melinde harbor in Mozambique showing the fortifications with numerous ships at anchor in the protected harbor. The map is finely engraved and decorated with a large compass rose, coat of arms and title cartouche with the title in both Latin and Dutch.
From Theodor ...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

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Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  Vera Duorum Indicorum in insula S. Maria., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Vera Duorum Indicorum in insula S. Maria.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 142x173mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Showing the village of St. Angela and Spakenburg on Madagascar.

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 wor...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 134  

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Condition Rating: 1
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Fortress at Praia]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Fortress at Praia].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 149x190mm. In good condition, paper lightly toned. Set in German text. Engraving is 149 x 190mm.
Text engravings from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the expedition left in 1595, after Holla... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 71  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Insula D.Helenae sacra coeli Clementia . . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Insula D.Helenae sacra coeli Clementia . . .
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 215x285mm. Slightly age-toned. Good margins. A good and dark impression.
A fine perspective view of the Island of St.Helena in the South Atlantic. The location of the Island directly on the navigation route from Europe to the Cape of Good Hope meant that it became an important port of call for V.O.C. and European vessels sailing to and from Asia and Southern Africa in th... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 668  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte de l'Egypte de la Nubie de L'Abissinie &c.., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte de l'Egypte de la Nubie de L'Abissinie &c..
Amsterdam, c. 1745, Original o/l colour.. 492x580mm. Printed on heavy paper, slightly age-toned as usual. Good impression. Excellent condition.
Detailed copper-engraved map of North-East Africa showing Guinea in the southwest through Ethiopia , the Red Sea to the Persian Gulf.
In the northwest, Tunis through Egypt and the Holy Land.
The map is from a Dutch edition of De L'Isle's work entitled, Atlas Nouveau, Contenant Toutes Les Pa...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 445  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte de l'Egypte de la Nubie de l'Abissinie. . ., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte de l'Egypte de la Nubie de l'Abissinie. . .
Amsterdam, 1745, Original o/l colour.. 487x572mm. In very good condition.
Detailed copper-engraved map of North-East Africa showing Guinea in the southwest through Ethiopia , the Red Sea to the Persian Gulf.
In the northwest, Tunis through Egypt and the Holy Land.
The map is from a Dutch edition of De L'Isle's work entitled, Atlas Nouveau, Contenant Toutes Les P...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

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Condition Rating: 2
VAN KEULEN, J.,  Pas-Kaat vaneen gedeelte van de Aethiopische Zee behelsende de Kusten Zanguebar, Ajan en Abex, en een gedeelte van de Arabische Kust. . ., antique map, old maps VAN KEULEN, J. - Pas-Kaat vaneen gedeelte van de Aethiopische Zee behelsende de Kusten Zanguebar, Ajan en Abex, en een gedeelte van de Arabische Kust. . .
Amsterdam, 1753, In attractive strong original colours.. 505x890mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Generally very good for such a chart. Two sheets joined.
A finely engraved and detailed chart of most eastern tip of Africa, including Somalia, Djibouti, Yemen, Mauritius, and many other islands in the Indian Ocean.
Very rare: only included in 6th volume (so-called secret atlas) of Van Keulen's.
Latitude scale, compass ro...
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$ 4,500
Approx. Euro 4,005  

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Condition Rating: 2
L'ISLE, G. de. / DEZAUCHE,  Carte de l'Egypte de la Nubie de l'Abissinie.., antique map, old maps L'ISLE, G. de. / DEZAUCHE - Carte de l'Egypte de la Nubie de l'Abissinie..
Paris, 1780, In original out line colours.. 490x618mm. In good condition.
Map of east Africa showing South Arabia.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 178  

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Condition Rating: 3
ARROWSMITH, John,  Nubia & Abyssinia., antique map, old maps ARROWSMITH, John - Nubia & Abyssinia.
London, 1839, In original o/l colours.. 480x600mm. In very good condition. Tint split to lower centrefold.
A lovely looking steel engraved map of the portion of Africa that lies to the west of the Red sea. Mostly great deserts and the territories of nomadic African tribes are featured. Also engraved is Yemen, and the Arabian lands to the north. River Nile prominent. Many place names and physical features... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 178  

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Condition Rating: 2
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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$ 35
Approx. Euro 31  

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Condition Rating: 2

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