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WYLD, James.,  Adamantia. The Diamond and Gold Fields of South Africa, antique map, old maps WYLD, James. - Adamantia. The Diamond and Gold Fields of South Africa
London: James Wyld. Geographer to the Queen, 457 West Strand, 11 & 12, Original outline colour. 530x390mm. Some browning and nicks to outer margins, generally very good.
Engraved map with original outline hand-colour showing southern Africa.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 850
Approx. Euro 782  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
RUSCELLI, G.,  Africa nuova tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Africa nuova tavola.
Venice, Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1561, Uncoloured.. 184x245mm. In fine condition. Dark impression.
Uncommon first edition of this early map of south Africa. Madagascar is called Isola de S. Lorenzo and is oddly shaped.
The origin of the Nile conforms to the Ptolemaic concept and certain important rivers are depicted.
Girolamo Ruscelli's edition of Ptolemy's Geographia incl...
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$ 550
Approx. Euro 506  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
RUSCELLI, G.,  Africa Nuova Tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Africa Nuova Tavola.
Venice, 1598, Uncoloured.. 185x245mm. Some light discolouration along center fold and paper thinning in upper part. In good condition. Italian text on verso.
Fine 1598 edition of this early map of southern Africa.
Girolamo Ruscelli first published the map in his "La Geographi di Claudio Tolomeo" (Venice, 1561), with the present example being from the 1598 edition of the work. In 1574 a new plate was used which lasted until the final edition of 15...
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$ 275
Approx. Euro 253  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
BLAEU, W.,  Aethiopia inferior, vel exterior., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Aethiopia inferior, vel exterior.
Amsterdam, 1635, In original colours.. 493x380mm. Brown paper. Water staining. Latin text on the verso.
The standard map of South Africa throughout the 17th century. The lake out of which the 'Zambere' -the Zambesi- flows is probably based on reports of Lake Ngami, undiscovered until 1849. Then 20 miles long, it is today only marshland.
The interior is filled with indigenous animals and ships sai...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 230  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Aethiopia Inferior vel Exterior., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Aethiopia Inferior vel Exterior.
Amsterdam, 1640, Coloured.. 382x490mm. Paper slightly age toned and some offsetting due to oxidation of ink. French text on verso.
The standard map of South Africa throughout the 17th century. The lake out of which the 'Zambere' -the Zambesi- flows is probably based on reports of Lake Ngami, undiscovered until 1849. Then 20 miles long, it is today only marshland.
The interior is filled with indigenous animals and ships sai...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 690  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Aethiopia inferior, vel exterior., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Aethiopia inferior, vel exterior.
Amsterdam, 1644, In attractive strong original colours.. 380x495mm. A fine example in attractive colours. Some very light outer marginal water stains In good condition.
The standard map of South Africa throughout the 17th century. The lake out of which the 'Zambere' -the Zambesi- flows is probably based on reports of Lake Ngami, undiscovered until 1849. Then 20 miles long, it is today only marshland. The interior is filled with indigenous animals and ships sail the... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,104  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Aethiopia inferior, vel exterior., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Aethiopia inferior, vel exterior.
Amsterdam, 1645, In original colours.. 378x496mm. A fine copy in attractive colours.
The standard map of South Africa throughout the 17th century. The lake out of which the 'Zambere' -the Zambesi- flows is probably based on reports of Lake Ngami, undiscovered until 1849. Then 20 miles long, it is today only marshland.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 800
Approx. Euro 736  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W.,  Aethiopia inferior, vel exterior., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Aethiopia inferior, vel exterior.
Amsterdam, ca. 1660, Coloured.. 375x490mm. A good and dark impression. Very large margins. No text on verso.
The standard map of South Africa throughout the 17th century. The lake out of which the 'Zambere' -the Zambesi- flows is probably based on reports of Lake Ngami, undiscovered until 1849.
Then 20 miles long, it is today only marshland. The interior is filled with indigenous animals and ships sa...
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$ 900
Approx. Euro 828  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
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)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 690  

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Condition Rating: 3
DU VAL, P.,  Cafrerie et Monomotapa., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Cafrerie et Monomotapa.
Paris, 1676, Uncoloured.. 103x126mm. Slight marginal browning. Generally in very good condition.
Uncommon miniature map of South Africa, from Pierre Duval's "La Geographie Universeille" dated 1676. Following his Cartes de geographie in 1657, Pierre Duval published this smaller size atlas which contains a larger quantity of maps. The maps in the atlas appear to be derived from those of hi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 270
Approx. Euro 248  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DU VAL, P.,  Cafrerie et Monomotapa., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Cafrerie et Monomotapa.
Paris, 1676, Uncoloured.. 102x125mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Some marginal water staining not affecting engraved area. Very good and dark impression.
Uncommon miniature map of South Africa from Pierre Duval's "La Geographie Universeille" dated 1676. Following his Cartes de géographie in 1657, Pierre Duval published this smaller size atlas which contains a larger quantity of maps. The maps in the atlas appear to be derived from those of his... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 138  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DU VAL, P.,  Cafrerie et Monomotapa., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Cafrerie et Monomotapa.
Paris, 1676, In original o/l colours.. 102x125mm. Some marginal slight spotting not affecting engraved area. Very good and dark impression.
Uncommon miniature map of South Africa from Pierre Duval's "La Geographie Universeille" dated 1676. Following his Cartes de geographie in 1657, Pierre Duval published this smaller size atlas which contains a larger quantity of maps. The maps in the atlas appear to be derived from those of his... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 175
Approx. Euro 161  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE FER, N.,  Partie méridionale d'Afrique où se trouvent la Basse Guinée, la Cafrerie, le Monomotapa, le Monoemugi, le Zanguebar et l'isle de Madagascar., antique map, old maps DE FER, N. - Partie méridionale d'Afrique où se trouvent la Basse Guinée, la Cafrerie, le Monomotapa, le Monoemugi, le Zanguebar et l'isle de Madagascar.
Paris, ca. 1705, In original colours.. 223x325mm. A good and dark impression.
The map includes southern Africa and Madagascar. Engraved by C.Inselin. From his "Atlas Curieux", published 1700-1705.
There is a small legend at the lower border describing the discovery of the Cape by Bartholomew Diaz in 1486 and the construction of a Dutch fort....
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 414  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte du Congo et du Pays des Cafres. . ., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte du Congo et du Pays des Cafres. . .
Amsterdam, c. 1730, Original body colour.. 500x610mm. Printed on heavy paper. Good impression. Mint condition.
Detailed copper-engraved map of southern Africa providing numerous particulars and comments concerning European trade, native kingdoms, and mineral wealth.
Includes Madagascar and several islands in the Indian Ocean.
This map offers significant detail throughout the interior naming numerous t...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 552  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte du Congo et du Pays des Cafres., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte du Congo et du Pays des Cafres.
Amsterdam, c. 1745, Original o/l colour.. 500x610mm. Printed on heavy paper, slightly age-toned as usual. Good impression. Excellent condition.
Detailed copper-engraved map of southern Africa providing numerous particulars and comments concerning European trade, native kingdoms, and mineral wealth.
Includes Madagascar and several islands in the Indian Ocean.
This map offers significant detail throughout the interior naming numero...
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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 1,012  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VAUGONDY, R. de,  Pays des Cafres., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - Pays des Cafres.
Paris, later than 1748, In original o/l colours.. 164x230mm. Very crisp and fine image. Good margins. Minor marginal water staining along upper border. Else very good condition.
Charming small map of Southern Africa. From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.
Page 82 outside border top right. Mary Sponberg Pedley does not mention a state without date....
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 184  

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Condition Rating: 2
MONDHARE, L.J. / NOLIN, J.B.,  Partie meridionale de l'Afrique ou se trouvent le Congo. . ., antique map, old maps MONDHARE, L.J. / NOLIN, J.B. - Partie meridionale de l'Afrique ou se trouvent le Congo. . .
Paris, 1783, In original o/l colours.. 204x259mm. Good and dark impression, paper slightly age-toned, mainly marginal.
Scarce map of south of Africa with Madagascar, prepared by Nolin and published by L.J. Mondhare for his Atlas Général a l'usage des colleges et maisons d'education..
Louis Joseph Mondhare was active in Paris and published several smaller atlases and re-published the wall maps of J.B.Nol...
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$ 230
Approx. Euro 212  

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Condition Rating: 4
DESNOS / BRION,  Partie de L'Afrique.., antique map, old maps DESNOS / BRION - Partie de L'Afrique..
Paris 1790, In original colours.. 280x479mm. In good condition.
Map showing Southern part of Africa. Left and right box with geographical information for each part country on the continent.
Prepared by Louis Brion de la Tour and published by Louis Charles Desnos, active in Paris at rue St.Jacques....
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 230  

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Condition Rating: 3
DESNOS / BRION,  Partie de L'Afrique.. Le Congo, La Cafrerie &c., antique map, old maps DESNOS / BRION - Partie de L'Afrique.. Le Congo, La Cafrerie &c.
Paris, 1790, In original colours.. 282x479mm. Marginal spot lower border. Else very good condition.
Map showing the southern part of Africa with decorative rococo-style cartouche.
Left and right box with geographical information for each part of the area. Printed on 2 paste-on slips.
Prepared by Louis Brion de la Tour and published by Louis Charles Desnos, active in Paris at rue St.Jacques.<...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 184  

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Condition Rating: 2
BLACK, A & C.,  South Africa., antique map, old maps BLACK, A & C. - South Africa.
Edinburgh, 1856, In attractive strong original colours.. 417x555mm. In very good condition. Centerfold. Margins complete, lightly age toned. Good impression.
A large map of South Africa with considerable detail, it includes modern day Botswana, Namibia and Mozambique. Inset map at upper centerfold of 'Continuation of Africa south of the Equator.' From the atlas General Atlas of the World.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 92  

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Condition Rating: 2
MARMOCCHI, F.C.,  Africa Australe E Capo di buona Speranza., antique map, old maps MARMOCCHI, F.C. - Africa Australe E Capo di buona Speranza.
Genova, Paolo Rivara fu Giacomo, 1858, In original o/l colours.. 270x340mm. Printed on thick paper. Foxing. Additional names in red ink. Good margins.
Uncommon map of Southern Africa and islands prepared by Francesco Costantino Marmocchi. Above the map "Geografia Commerciale". From "Il Globo Atlante di carte Geografiche compilate da F.C. Marmocchi per servire di corredo al suu corso di geografia commerciale", with the maps engraved by engraved by... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 92  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 6
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)
$ 600
Approx. Euro 552  

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Condition Rating: 3
STANFORD, E.,  British South Africa., antique map, old maps STANFORD, E. - British South Africa.
London, 1923, In original colouring.. 560x730mm. In fine condition. Original hand-coloured zincograph map, dissected and mounted on canvas in 18 sheets. In original publisher's blind stamped linen wrapper with yellow label. With yellow advertisements at end papers.
Fine and detailed folding map of South Africa including the west coast of Madagascar.

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$ 450
Approx. Euro 414  

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Condition Rating: 3
EŞREF, Mehmet,  [Africa - General continental map with Ottoman script], antique map, old maps EŞREF, Mehmet - [Africa - General continental map with Ottoman script]
Istanbul, Şirket-i Mürettibiye ve Karacoğlu Matbaas&#, In printed colours.. 89x130mm. Light foxing, otherwise in a good condition. Chromolithography on thick paper. Sheet size : 11 x 15 cm (4.3 x 5.9 inches).
Post card size map in Ottoman script showing Southern Africa from Mehmet Eşref’s ‘Küçük Atlas’, a rare portfolio of loose-leaf maps with text in Ottoman Turkish, published in Istanbul in 1909.

The present map depicts Africa from Lake Tanganyika southwards, including the British...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 138  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
EŞREF, Mehmet,  [South Africa - map with Ottoman script], antique map, old maps EŞREF, Mehmet - [South 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 South 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.
The present map depicts the Southernmost regions of Africa, notably the British Cap...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 184  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WYLD, James.,  South Africa, antique map, old maps WYLD, James. - South Africa
London: James Wyld. Geographer to the Queen, 457 Strand, Charing Cros, Original hand-colouring. 550x890mm. Some browning to outer margins, generally very good.
Double page engraved map (55 x 89 cm, overall 59 x 86cm ) with original hand colouring. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 460
Approx. Euro 423  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Madagascar & other Islands
VAN LINSCHOTEN, J.H.,  Delineatio orarum maritimarum, terræ vulgo indigetatæ terræ do Natal, item Sofalæ, Mozambicæ & Melindæ, insulæque Sancti Laurentii. . . / Affbeeldinghe der custen des landts genaempt terra do Natal, item van alle de custen van Coffala, Mozambique. ., antique map, old maps VAN LINSCHOTEN, J.H. - Delineatio orarum maritimarum, terræ vulgo indigetatæ terræ do Natal, item Sofalæ, Mozambicæ & Melindæ, insulæque Sancti Laurentii. . . / Affbeeldinghe der custen des landts genaempt terra do Natal, item van alle de custen van Coffala, Mozambique. .
Amsterdam, 1598, In attractive colours.. 390x550mm. With reinforcement on verso at old foldings. Short margins. Good condition.
A superbly decorative early chart engraved by Arnold van Langren showing the African coastline of the Indian Ocean from the Cape to Natal, Mozambique and Madagascar. Tooley described it as "the earliest and most decorative special map of the east coast of Africa embracing the eastern Cape, Natal, Po... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,600  

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Condition Rating: 4
DE BRY, Th.,  Plants found in the island of S. Laurenti [Madagascar]., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Plants found in the island of S. Laurenti [Madagascar].
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 130x175mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned and spotted as usual. Slight worming throughout.
Size of sheet : 297 x 190 mm. German text.
‘ A’ denotes a tree with only a few twigs on the top. From this tree, canoes and boats are made. ‘B’ is a bush that the Dutch frequently encountered and was called ‘leafless’ because it hardly had any leaves and produced a scaly seed. The young tender shoots are used in the treatment of scurvy. ‘C’ ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 74  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  How the inhabitants catch whales off the east coast of Madagascar., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - How the inhabitants catch whales off the east coast of Madagascar.
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 140x180mm. In good condition. Lightly age toned and spotted as is usual. German text. Sheet size: 295 x 197mm
When the natives of Santa Marta, off the east coast of Madagascar see a whale, they row out in their little boats and throw out a rope with a large hook on the end. When the hook buries itself in the creatures flesh, the natives pull on the rope until the wound widens and the whale becomes weak, nea... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 92  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  The Dutch are attacked by giant crabs., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - The Dutch are attacked by giant crabs.
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 140x177mm. In good condition. Lightly age toned and spotted as is usual. Two 'chips' in the right hand margin. German text. Sheet size: 295 x 197mm
During their return voyage, the Portuguese were wrecked on a sandbank (the Seychelles?) From the debris they began building a smaller ship in which they hoped to return to India. While they were stranded on this sandbank, numerous monster crabs appeared and began to attack them. To protect themselve... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 92  

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Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  St. Thomas., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - St. Thomas.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x125mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, some water stains, wide margins, a nice dark impression. Latin text to verso. Some show through of verso text.
A lovely miniature map of the one time Portuguese island of St. Thomas, published by Petrus Bertius, in Amsterdam at the beginning of the seventeenth century.
The island is depicted as being almost circular, with mountainous interior, rivers and some coastal settlements engraved. A pair of coa...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 138  

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Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  I.S. Laurentij. [Madagasgar], antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - I.S. Laurentij. [Madagasgar]
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 84x123mm. In excellent condition, only lightly age toned, and with some water stains to the margins, wide margins, a good dark impression. Latin text on verso.
A nice miniature map of the Indian Ocean island of Madagasgar, published by Petrus Bertius in Amsterdam early in the seventeenth century. North is orientated to the left. A finely detailed map of the island, expertly engraved.
A portion of the island of Madagasgar is shown. Coastal towns and r...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 92  

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Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Insulae Capitis Viridis., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Insulae Capitis Viridis.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 84x119mm. In good condition, only lightly age toned, some water stains to the margins, wide margins, a good dark impression. Latin text on verso.
A nice early miniature map by Petrus Bertius of the Cape Verde islands in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of Africa.
With a decorative, strap-work title cartouche, a galleon and sea monsters out at sea. Colonised by the Portuguese in the 15th century, the island group were ideally placed t...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 92  

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Condition Rating: 3
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Madagascar]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Madagascar].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 145x221mm. Paper is age toned, right margin is tight, in places almost to the neat line, an old repair of worm traces to bottom margin that affects engraved image. Set in French text, size of engraving 145 x 221mm.
Two 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 H... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 125
Approx. Euro 115  

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Condition Rating: 5
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, 1690, Uncoloured.. 600x450mm. Good and dark impression. Good margins. Paper slightly age-toned.
Decorative and highly detailed map of Madagascar, including 2 decorative cartouches and other embellishments.
The remarkable Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718), was a Franciscan Friar and appointed General of the Order in 1701. He was cosmographer to the Republic of Venice and founder of the Academia...
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$ 900
Approx. Euro 828  

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Condition Rating: 3
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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$ 650
Approx. Euro 598  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  Isle St. Maurice. Ins. cygnae a Lusit, a nostris Maurity nomine indigitata, sita ad 21um gradum ab Equinoctiali Meridiem versus inventa et detecta Decima-jctava die mensis septembris anno 1598., antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - Isle St. Maurice. Ins. cygnae a Lusit, a nostris Maurity nomine indigitata, sita ad 21um gradum ab Equinoctiali Meridiem versus inventa et detecta Decima-jctava die mensis septembris anno 1598.
Amsterdam, E. Roger, 1702, Uncoloured.. 140x197mm. Vertical folds as issued. Very good condition.
A bay at ST. Mauritius, a small island located in the South-West Indian Ocean, off the east coast of Madagascar.
Mauritius is well known for the Dodo, the extinct bird. The Dutch came in the early 17th century and named the island Mauritius after Prince Maurice de Nassau. They exploited severe...
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$ 120
Approx. Euro 110  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE L'ISLE.,  Carte du Congo et du Pays des Cafres., antique map, old maps DE L'ISLE. - Carte du Congo et du Pays des Cafres.
Paris, January 1708, In original o/l colours.. 490x620mm. A dark impression. Water staining at lower part of the map.
Large map of the Southern part of Africa, including Madagascar. With the imprint "Chez l’Auteur sur le Quai de l’Horloge (imprint erased after Horloge) avec Privilege Janvier 1708.
An important map by one of France's most prolific map makers.

The Delisle (de L'Isle) family followed t...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 460  

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Condition Rating: 5
BELLIN, J.N.,  Isle de Madagascar autrement Isle de St. Laurent . . ., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Isle de Madagascar autrement Isle de St. Laurent . . .
Paris, 1747, Coloured.. 290x230mm. Good and dark impression. In good condition.
Detailed map of the island of Madagascar, from Jacques-Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) the most important mapmakers of the 18th Century.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 138  

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Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N.,  Ile Maurice Nommee Depuis Ile De France., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Ile Maurice Nommee Depuis Ile De France.
Paris, 1750, Uncoloured.. 187x223mm. In very good condition. Good margins, printed on heavy paper.
A fine bird's-eye view and view of the harbor of the Ile Maurice, or Mauritius, from Prevost's "Histoire Des Voyages", 1750.
The mountains are covered with clouds. Mauritius was taken over by the French from the Dutch in 1715. The French renamed it Ile de France and, under French rule, it deve...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 92  

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Condition Rating: 3
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Plan de la Baye de St Augustin en l'Isle de Madagascar.. / Plan du Port de l'Isle Ste. Marie situé près la Côte Orientale de Madagascar., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Plan de la Baye de St Augustin en l'Isle de Madagascar.. / Plan du Port de l'Isle Ste. Marie situé près la Côte Orientale de Madagascar.
Paris, ca. 1775, Coloured.. 465x330mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper.
Two charts on one sheet. French chart of East coast of Madagascar, in lower part plan of the harbor of S.Marie. Prepared by the English captain G.Nicolson in 1758.
Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in ...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 230  

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D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Côte de l'Isle de Madagascar depuis la Baye de Vohemare jusqu'à la pointe de l'Est. Plan du Port et de la Baye du Cap de l'Est., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Côte de l'Isle de Madagascar depuis la Baye de Vohemare jusqu'à la pointe de l'Est. Plan du Port et de la Baye du Cap de l'Est.
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Uncoloured.. 465x322mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some light marginal water staining.
French chart of the east coast of Madagascar.
Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay areas.
D' Après de Mannevillette (1707-1780) was a famous French sailor and hydrograph. During a voyage to C...
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$ 125
Approx. Euro 115  

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Condition Rating: 3
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte réduite de l'Archipel du Nord-Est de l'Ile Madagascar., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte réduite de l'Archipel du Nord-Est de l'Ile Madagascar.
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Uncoloured.. 490x660mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some marginal water staining.
French chart of archipelago off the coast of Madagascar. The north eastern coast of Madagascar is included.
Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay areas.
D' Après de Mannevillette (1707-1780) w...
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$ 125
Approx. Euro 115  

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Condition Rating: 3
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Plan des Isles Querimbo, Oybo, et Matemo /  Plan de l'Ile de Patte et de son Port., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Plan des Isles Querimbo, Oybo, et Matemo / Plan de l'Ile de Patte et de son Port.
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Coloured.. 480x330mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some staining.
French chart of Isles Patte, Querimbo, Oybo, Matemo on East coast of Madagascar.
Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay areas.
D' Après de Mannevillette (1707-1780) was a famous French sailor a...
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$ 125
Approx. Euro 115  

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Condition Rating: 3
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte Orientale de Madacascar Depuis la Rivière Ivondrou jusqu'à Mananzari., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte Orientale de Madacascar Depuis la Rivière Ivondrou jusqu'à Mananzari.
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Coloured.. 485x335mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some light marginal water staining.
Large sea chart of the southeast coastline of Madagascar and four inset maps of the harbours and anchorage of Tamatave, Foulpointe, Teintingue und Veninguebe. Inset maps are titled as follow: "Plan de l'Ance de Tamatave", "Plan de la Rade de Foulpointe", "Plan du Po... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 125
Approx. Euro 115  

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LETTRES EDIFIANTES ET CURIUSES,  Vue du Bourg de St Denis dans l'Isle Bourbon. (together wit) Vue du Bourg de St.Paul dans l'Ile de Bourbon., antique map, old maps LETTRES EDIFIANTES ET CURIUSES - Vue du Bourg de St Denis dans l'Isle Bourbon. (together wit) Vue du Bourg de St.Paul dans l'Ile de Bourbon.
Lyon, J. Vernarel and Et. Cabin et C., 1780/1781, Uncoloured.. 128x157mm. Some light water staining, generally good condition. Large margins.
Two views from L'île de la Réunion on one plate. The upper part showing the town and harbour of St. Denis. From "Lettres Édifiantes et Curieuses. . Missionaires de la Compagnie de Jesus [Jesuit Letters]", 2nd Edition, Tome 19, page 177.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 45
Approx. Euro 41  

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Condition Rating: 3
LE GRAND, A.,  L'Enfance de Paul et Virginie., antique map, old maps LE GRAND, A. - L'Enfance de Paul et Virginie.
Paris, ca. 1790, Uncoloured.. 395x455mm. Very good condition. Dark impression.
Fine engraving of Paul and Virginie.
Paul et Virginie (or Paul and Virginia) is a novel by Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, first published in 1787. The novel's title characters are very good friends since birth who fall in love, but die when the ship Le Saint-Geran is wrecked. The stor...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 368  

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MINING SCHOOL OF USE OF YOUGHTS / BONNE, R.,  [Map of Madagascar, Mauricius island and Réunion island, in Cyrillic ]., antique map, old maps MINING SCHOOL OF USE OF YOUGHTS / BONNE, R. - [Map of Madagascar, Mauricius island and Réunion island, in Cyrillic ].
Paris / St.Petersburg, ca. 1790, In original o/l colours.. 285x400mm. Some very light outer marginal water staining, generally in very good condition.
A map of the south eastern coast of Africa and the island of Madagascar, comprehending 2 insets of the island of Bourbon (today Reunion) and Mauritius.

The title appears in a symmetrical rococo cartouche upper right.

This Cyrillic version of the map appeared in one of the firs...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 690  

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MONIN, C.V.,  Afrique Meridionale., antique map, old maps MONIN, C.V. - Afrique Meridionale.
Paris, 1845, In original o/l colours.. 200x265mm. Steel engraving in original out line colours. Good margins. In good condition.
Detailed map of the Southern part of Africa, including Madagascar and close islands, prepared by Charles V. Monin (fl.1830-1880) a French cartographer of Caen and Paris. Published in Atlas Universel de Géographie Ancienne &c Moderne en 42 Cartes dressé par C.V. Monin. Engraved by Laguillermie.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 50
Approx. Euro 46  

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Cape of Good Hope
DONCKER, H.,  Pascaart van de zee-custenvan Angola, en Cimbedas van Rivier de Galion tot C. de Bona Esperanca., antique map, old maps DONCKER, H. - Pascaart van de zee-custenvan Angola, en Cimbedas van Rivier de Galion tot C. de Bona Esperanca.
Amsterdam, 1660-1668, Uncoloured.. 534x428mm. A good and dark impression. Strong paper.
Rare Doncker's sea chart of the West Coast of Africa, from Angola to the Cape of Good Hope, with a larger inset map of the area from St. Martin's Bay to the Cape of Good Hope.
From an atlas printed in 1668, "l'Atlas de MER ou MONDE AQUATIQUE, Remontrant toutes lescôtes de la Mer…".

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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 920  

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