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[Continental Africa - map with Ottoman script]

Post card size map in Ottoman script of the continent of Africa from Mehmet Eşref’s ‘Küçük Atlas’, a rare portfolio of loose-leaf maps with tex...

Estimate: $175 - $200
$200 / ≈ €174

Publisher: EŞREF, Mehmet
Date: Istanbul, Şirket-i Mürettibiye ve Karacoğlu Matbaas&#

 

[Ethiopia / Abyssinia - map with Ottoman script]

Post card size map in Ottoman script of Ethiopia from Mehmet Eşref’s ‘Küçük Atlas’, a rare portfolio of loose-leaf maps with text in Ottoman Tu...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: EŞREF, Mehmet
Date: Istanbul, Şirket-i Mürettibiye ve Karacoğlu Matbaas&#

 

Africa.

Fine and detailed map of Africa, engraved and published by H.S. Tanner in Philadelphia. From his "American Atlas", printed in several editions from 1823 until 1...

Estimate: $400 - $500
$500 / ≈ €435

Publisher: TANNER, Henry S.
Date: Philadelphia, Henry Tanner, ca. 1823

 

Africa Tertia pars Terrae.

This map of Africa has an unusual shape, tapering to a narrow angle in the south. Numerous rivers appear in West Africa and as tributaries to the Nile, and mountain chain...

Estimate: $900 - $1250
$1250 / ≈ €1087

Publisher: BÜNTING, H.
Date: Magdeburg, ca 1597

 

Schaubild von Afrika mit bildlicher Darstellung der wichtigsten Bodenschätze und Wirtschaftgüter.

Decoratively designed economic map of Africa with pictorial representation of the most important mineral resources and economic goods for the respective area.In right han...

Estimate: $500 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: SCHAUBILD VERLAG
Date: München, ca. 1939

 

Aphricae Tabula I. (Mauritania - present-day Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia.)

Double-page woodcut Ptolemaic-style map by Sebastian Münster figuring Mauritania, present-day Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia, published in the edition of Strabo by Henri ...

Estimate: $200 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: STRABO / MUNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, Henri Petri, 1571

 

The Dutch are attacked by giant crabs.

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 t...

Estimate: $80 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1598

 

Barbariae et Biledulgerid, nova descriptio.

North-West Africa. Koeman speculated: In view of the important trading relationship between Antwerp and Africa, it is not impossible that the original was a manuscript ma...

Estimate: $350 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1598

 

Nova Africa descriptio.

A beautifully engraved and most attractive "carte à figures"- map of the African continent. Bordered, above, by panels showing panorama's of Cairo, Alexandria,...

Estimate: $2900 - $3500
$3500 / ≈ €3042

Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Date: Amsterdam, after 1660

 

L'Afrique Dressée Sur les Relationes les Plus Recentes et rectifiées sur les dernieres observations. . .

A rare and monumental wall map of Africa, with original outline color, of four joined sheets, surrounded by text and vignettes printed on separate sheets.Created in 1739 ...

Estimate: $12000 - $15000
$15000 / ≈ €13038

Publisher: [NOLIN, Jean-Baptiste / Jean-Baptiste NOLIN II
Date: Paris, 1739