Browse Listings in Africa

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Tractus Littorales Guineae a Promontorio Verde usque ad sinum Catenbelae.

Chart of the West coast of Africa from Mauritania up to Angola. In top centre a very decorative title cartouche.

Estimate: $900 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Date: Amsterdam, 1675

 

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

 

Genehoa Jaloffi et Sierraliones regna.

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 ...

Estimate: $450 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: SCHENK, P. / VALK, G.
Date: Amsterdam, 1670 / 1720

 

Le cours entier du grand et Fameux Nil. . .

Scarce. A splendid map of ancient Egypt. West is at the top and the Nile bisects Egypt. A inset shows modern Egypt to good detail. With the Red Sea and part of the Arabia...

Estimate: $500 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: LOTTER, C.
Date: Augsburg, 1760

 

Guinea.

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...

Estimate: $180 - $230
$230 / ≈ €200

Publisher: HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S.
Date: London, 1645

 

L'Enfance de Paul et Virginie.

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 ti...

Estimate: $350 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: LE GRAND, A.
Date: Paris, ca. 1790

 

Fessae et Marocchi Regna.

One of the new maps added by Hondius, when he took over publication of the Atlas, a finely engraved and decorative map of north-west Africa, with the Canaries. With an in...

Estimate: $950 - $1200
$1200 / ≈ €1043

Publisher: MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

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...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: DESNOS, L.C. / DE MORNAS, B.
Date: Paris, 1762

 

Bocche del Fiume Negro et Isole di Capo Verde.

Double-page engraved map of the Cape Verde Islands and part of the coast of Senegal, with large decorative cartouche. One with inset of the island Goree. During three cen...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Date: Venice, 1690

 

Fezzae et Marocchi regna Africae celeberrima.

North to the right. A finely engraved, decorative map, who influenced subsequent maps for the rest of the century.

Estimate: $540 - $650
$650 / ≈ €565

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1658