Browse Listings in Africa

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Partie de L'Afrique.. Le Congo, La Cafrerie &c.

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 pa...

$200 / ≈ €200
Publisher: DESNOS / BRION
Place, Date: Paris, 1790

 

Tombeau de Soultan Qalaoûn.

Lithograph by Bernard Schmidt representing the tomb of sultan Ibn Qalaoun, founder of the mamluk dynasty during the 13th century. The tomb has some rich stained glass and...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.
Place, Date: Paris, 1877

 

Afrique.

Map of Africa.Left and right a box with geographical information for Africa.Prepared by Buy de Mornas, who was a professor of geography and history and published by Louis...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: DESNOS, L.C. / DE MORNAS, B.
Place, Date: Paris, 1762

 

Sibyl d'Ahmed Hoceyn Margouch.

Lithograph by Fichou. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire...". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist & Muslim convert, obsessive in...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.
Place, Date: Paris, 1877

 

Carthage, etc. [Foliu XL ]

VERSO: Portraits of scholars, and an imaginary view on Carthage in Tunisia (12x17cm.) Page from the famous Liber chronicarum of Hartmann-Schedel 1493, the first and Latin...

$100 / ≈ €100
Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place, Date: Nuremberg 12 July 1493

 

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...

$100 / ≈ €100
Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Place, Date: Frankfurt, 1598

 

Algérie, Colonie Française. N°87.

Map of Algeria.Lovely map from one of the last decorative atlases of the nineteenth century.The rather simple map is framed by medallion portraits and coats of arms, and ...

$90 / ≈ €90
Publisher: LEVASSEUR, V.
Place, Date: Paris, A. Combette, 1852

 

Art arabe. - [No tittle]

Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire...". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive i...

$75 / ≈ €75
Publisher: PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.
Place, Date: Paris, 1877