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RAMUSIO, G. B.,  [West Africa], antique map, old maps RAMUSIO, G. B. - [West Africa]
Venice, 1563, Uncoloured.. 270x381mm. Wood block print, in mint condition.
Second block. West Africa, from the Tropic of Cancer south to St Thomas. The interior is filled with lions, elephants, monkeys and camels, with a fenced native village. On the Gold Coast is 'Castel de la Mina', the Portuguese slave fort of Elmina, founded 1482 and now the oldest European building so... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 900
Approx. Euro 765  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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 106  

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 77  

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 94  

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 85  

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 340  

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 77  

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 106  

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 85  

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 85  

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 85  

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 85  

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 85  

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 77  

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 64  

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 85  

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 85  

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 64  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  III. Repraesentatio Mullierum, et vestimentorum, Quibus Utuntur., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - III. Repraesentatio Mullierum, et vestimentorum, Quibus Utuntur.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 137x184mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Inhabitants of the coast of the Ivory coast in 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 co...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 64  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  X. Delineatio Piscationum Nocturnarum., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - X. Delineatio Piscationum Nocturnarum.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x190mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Fishing by night offshore at the coasts of Guinea. The engraving shows a scene of night fishing with nets and traps. The fishermen are in the water or are in a canoe. Some carry a torch. A fire has been lit in the front left of the boat. The fishermen are in the canoe and also try to catch fish with... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 128  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  XVIII. Repraesentatio Ceremoniarum, Quibus in Sepeliendis defunctis fuis Utuntur., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XVIII. Repraesentatio Ceremoniarum, Quibus in Sepeliendis defunctis fuis Utuntur.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x186mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very fine condition, dark impression.
Funeral Rites of the Inhabitants of 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 t...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 64  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
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 128  

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 638  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.,  Guineae Nova Descriptio., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J. - Guineae Nova Descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1628, In attractive original colours.. 345x490mm. A good and strong impression. Paper slightly age-toned. 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 depic...
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$ 700
Approx. Euro 595  

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 510  

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 595  

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 638  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Guinea., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Guinea.
Amsterdam, 1644, In attractive original colours.. 386x526mm. Printed on heavy paper. Some light staining in lower margin, hardly affecting the engraved area. French text on verso. Wide margins, very good impression.
An attractive map covered with intersecting rhumb lines and decorated with monkeys, lions, elephants and native figures. With a dedication to Amsterdam anatomist and physician, Dr. Nicolaes Tulp.
This sheet shows a myriad of wildlife and has a decorative cartouche for scale and title....
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$ 900
Approx. Euro 765  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
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 196  

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 102  

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 196  

Condition:
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 1,063  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
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 1,403  

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Condition Rating: 2
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 850  

Condition:
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 128  

Condition:
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 935  

Condition:
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 255  

Condition:
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 255  

Condition:
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 510  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CHATELAIN, H.,  Vue et description de la Ville de Lovango dans le Royaume du Congo. . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Vue et description de la Ville de Lovango dans le Royaume du Congo. . .
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 380x420mm. A good and dark impression. Center fold on one place underlaid.
On top a large view of the fabled city of Lovango, text surrounded by ten vignettes of the people and ceremonies of the Kingdom of Congo.

Zacharie Chatelain (d.1723) was the father of Henri Abraham (1684-1743) and Zacharie Junior (1690-1754).
They worked as a partnership publishing t...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 128  

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Condition Rating: 2
CHATELAIN, H.,  Description Des Quadrupedes, Oiseaux & Reptiles Les Plus Curieux Qui Se Trouvent Dans La Guinee . . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Description Des Quadrupedes, Oiseaux & Reptiles Les Plus Curieux Qui Se Trouvent Dans La Guinee . . .
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 366x430mm. Very good impression.
Decorative copperplate engraving showing quadrupeds, reptiles and birds of Guinea, including a scene with elephants. From Chatelain's monumental 7 volume "Atlas Historique".

Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743) was a Huguenot pastor of Parisian origins. He lived consecutively in Paris, S...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 85  

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Condition Rating: 3
CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte de la barbarie, Nigritie et de la Guinée avec les pays voisins . . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte de la barbarie, Nigritie et de la Guinée avec les pays voisins . . .
Amsterdam, 1720, In original o/l colours.. 398x508mm. Repair of split lower part center fold. Very good impression. Chatelain maps in original colours are very rare.
This great map of western Africa is based on Guillaume Delisle's map. It covers from the Barbary coast to below the equator. There is a mass of geographic detail and notations in the interior with information on the rivers and lakes.
Numerous tent encampments are depicted throughout the Sahara ...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

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DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  Insulae S. Thomae., antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - Insulae S. Thomae.
Amsterdam, F. Bernard, 1725, Uncoloured.. 136x194mm. Vertical folds as issued. Very good condition.
Uncommon map of the Island of St. Thomas located in the Atlantic Ocean near West Africa.
From the French reissue of the account of early Dutch voyages first published in 1608 by Commelin. The French translation was carried out by René Augustin Constantin de Renneville, entitled Recueil des...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 64  

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DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  La rade d'Annobon., antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - La rade d'Annobon.
Amsterdam, J.F. Bernard, 1725, Uncoloured.. 150x197mm. Good condition. Folds as issued. Dark impression.
Fine print of the arrival of the Dutch fleet by Cornelis Matelief de Jonge at Annobon, September 7th 1605. Cornelis Matelief de Jonge made a trip for the V.O.C. to the East Indies and China (1605-1608).
From the French reissue of the account of early Dutch voyages first published in 1608 by ...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 85  

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COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte de l'Afrique Françoise ou du Senegal.., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte de l'Afrique Françoise ou du Senegal..
Amsterdam, c. 1745, Original o/l colour.. 494x624mm. Printed on heavy paper, slightly age-toned as usual. Short margins as issued. Good impression. Excellent condition.
Large map of the African West coast covering present-day Senegal and Gambia. It provides extensive detail along the Senegal River. The outline hand colouring shows the extents of various tribes.
This map represents the French interests in the region who broke the Portuguese monopoly in the late ...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 383  

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Condition Rating: 2
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte de la Barbarie de la Nigritie et de la Guinée.., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte de la Barbarie de la Nigritie et de la Guinée..
Amsterdam, c. 1745, Original o/l colour.. 497x612mm. Original outline hand colouring on heavy paper, slightly age-toned as usual. Short margins as issued. Good impression. Excellent condition.
Richly engraved map of North and West Africa, based upon the earlier maps of De L'Isle. Richly annotated throughout and with excellent regional detail. It includes the Canary Islands, the Cape Verde Islands and the Azores.
The map is from a Dutch edition of De L'Isle's work entitled, Atlas Nou...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 383  

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Condition Rating: 2
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte de la Barbarie de la Nigritie et de la Guinée.., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte de la Barbarie de la Nigritie et de la Guinée..
Amsterdam c. 1745, Original o/l colour.. 487x607mm. Original outline and body hand colouring on heavy paper. Good impression. In very good condition.
Richly engraved map of North and West Africa, based upon the earlier maps of De L'Isle. Richly annotated throughout and with excellent regional detail. It includes the Canary Islands, the Cape Verde Islands and the Azores.
The map is from a Dutch edition of De L'Isle's work entitled, Atlas N...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 383  

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Condition Rating: 2
MOUNT & PAGE,  A chart of the coast of Africa from Cape Virde to Cape Bona Esperansa., antique map, old maps MOUNT & PAGE - A chart of the coast of Africa from Cape Virde to Cape Bona Esperansa.
London, 1748, Coloured.. 560x445mm. In good condition. Contemporarily laid down on paper.
Rare and attractive chart of western part of Africa.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 935  

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VAUGONDY, R. de,  Les Isles du Cap-Verd. . ., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - Les Isles du Cap-Verd. . .
Paris, later than 1748, In original o/l colours.. 163x190mm. Very crisp and fine image. Good margins. Minor marginal water staining along upper border. Else very good condition.
Charming small map of the archipelago of Cape Verde. From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.
From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.
Page 87 outside border top right. Mary Sponberg Pedley does not mention a state without date....
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 64  

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VAN KEULEN, G.,  Nieuwe Paskaert van de Custen Zee Loango en Angoy van C. de Lopo Gonzalves tot R. de Zaire os Congo vertoonende alle desselfs gelegenteden., antique map, old maps VAN KEULEN, G. - Nieuwe Paskaert van de Custen Zee Loango en Angoy van C. de Lopo Gonzalves tot R. de Zaire os Congo vertoonende alle desselfs gelegenteden.
Amsterdam, ca. 1715 -1751, In original colours.. 500x575mm. Paper slightly browned. Some fraying along lower margin.
Sea-chart of the coast of Gabon, Loango, Angoy and Angola to Zaire (Congo) River. In lower right side title and two coastal profiles. In upper left corner inset charts of Cabo de Lopo Gonzalves and Mouth of the Congo River. With a latitude scale, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings, an... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

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