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Africa nuova tavola.

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 co...

$550 / ≈ €550
Publisher: RUSCELLI, G.
Date: Venice, Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1561

 

Plants found in the island of S. Laurenti [Madagascar].

‘ 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 calle...

$80 / ≈ €80
Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1598

 

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.
Date: Frankfurt, 1598

 

St. Thomas.

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 ...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1606

 

[Madagascar].

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...

$125 / ≈ €125
Publisher: LODEWYCKSZ, Willem
Date: Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609

 

[A group of women piercing their hearts with daggers].

A group of women piercing their hearts with daggers. Scarce print (150x177mm.) on a German text sheet taken from a first edition of Johann Ludwig Gottfried's "Newe W...

$80 / ≈ €80
Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY, T.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

Aethiopia Inferior vel Exterior.

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, undiscov...

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Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1640

 

Aethiopia inferior, vel exterior.

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, undiscov...

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Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1644

 

Aethiopia inferior, vel exterior.

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, undiscov...

$600 / ≈ €600
Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1645

 

Aethiopia inferior, vel exterior.

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, undiscov...

$800 / ≈ €800
Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1645

 

Aethiopia inferior, vel exterior.

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, undiscov...

$800 / ≈ €800
Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, ca. 1660

 

Pascaart van de zee-custenvan Angola, en Cimbedas van Rivier de Galion tot C. de Bona Esperanca.

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 ...

$1000 / ≈ €1000
Publisher: DONCKER, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1660-1668

 

Cimbebas et Caffariae Littora a Catenbela ad Promontorium. . .

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 th...

$750 / ≈ €750
Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Date: Amsterdam, 1675

 

Cafrerie et Monomotapa.

Uncommon miniature map of South Africa, from Pierre Duval's "La Geographie Universeille" dated 1676. Following his Cartes de geographie in 1657, Pierre Duval pu...

$200 / ≈ €200
Publisher: DU VAL, P.
Date: Paris, 1676

 

Cafrerie et Monomotapa.

Uncommon miniature map of South Africa from Pierre Duval's "La Geographie Universeille" dated 1676. Following his Cartes de géographie in 1657, Pierre Duval pu...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: DU VAL, P.
Date: Paris, 1676

 

Cafrerie et Monomotapa.

Uncommon miniature map of South Africa from Pierre Duval's "La Geographie Universeille" dated 1676. Following his Cartes de geographie in 1657, Pierre Duval pub...

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Publisher: DU VAL, P.
Date: Paris, 1676

 

Isola di Madagascar o di S. Lorenzo Scoperta dà Portoghesi nell anno 1506. . .

Decorative and highly detailed map of Madagascar, including 2 decorative cartouches and other embellishments.The remarkable Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718), was a Francisc...

$900 / ≈ €900
Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Date: Venice, 1690

 

Isola di Madagascar o di S. Lorenzo Scoperta dà Portoghesi nell anno 1506. . .

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...

$650 / ≈ €650
Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Date: Venice, ca. 1696

 

Insula S. Laurentii.

Miniature map of Madagascar, with four inset maps. From the French reissue of the account of early Dutch voyages first published in 1608 by Commelin. The French translati...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.
Date: Amsterdam, E. Roger, 1702

 

Costes de L'Afrique .. ..Cap de Bone Esperance..

In upper right hand corner inset map of Saldanha Bay. Numerous place names, soundings and sand banks are shown round the island and the regions are defined in original bo...

$500 / ≈ €500
Publisher: MORTIER, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Ile de S. Laurens, ou Madagascar, située dans L'Ocean Ethiopien, sur les Côtes de L'Afrique.

Detailed map of Madagascar and Réunion. Published by Pieter van der Aa in "Galérie agréable du monde", completed in 1729. The Galerie was a sixty-six volume ...

$450 / ≈ €450
Publisher: VAN DER AA, P.
Date: Leiden, 1729

 

Ile de S. Laurens, ou Madagascar, située dans L'Ocean Ethiopien, sur les Côtes de L'Afrique.

Detailed map of Madagascar and Réunion. Published by Pieter van der Aa in "Galérie agréable du monde", completed in 1729. The Galerie was a sixty-six volume ...

$450 / ≈ €450
Publisher: VAN DER AA, P.
Date: Leiden, 1729

 

Plan du Cap de Bonne-Esperance et ses environs..

Large and detailed sea of the Cape of Good Hope from Saldahna Bay to False Bay.Engraved by Guillaume-Nicolas Delahaye (1727-1802).Latitude and longitude scales, compass ...

$600 / ≈ €600
Publisher: D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.
Date: Paris, 1745

 

Carte particulière de la côte d'Afrique depuis le cap des Courans jusqu'à la baye de Ste Hélène. . .

Large and detailed sea of South Africa.Engraved by Guillaume-Nicolas Delahaye (1727-1802).Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, sounding...

$900 / ≈ €900
Publisher: D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.
Date: Paris, 1745

 

Isle de Madagascar autrement Isle de St. Laurent . . .

Detailed map of the island of Madagascar, from Jacques-Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) the most important mapmakers of the 18th Century.

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1747

 

Pays des Cafres.

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 stat...

$200 / ≈ €200
Publisher: VAUGONDY, R. de
Date: Paris, later than 1748

 

Le Pays des Hottentots aux environs du Cap de Bonne Espérance. . .

A good engraved map of Cape of Good Hope. The geographical features are typical with somewhat exaggerated bays, inlets and prominent mountain ranges. The west coast of th...

$200 / ≈ €200
Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1748

 

Le Pays des Hottentots . . .

Map of Good Hope Cape. Across the top is an extensive list of 22 important sites and locations keyed to the plan with tiny letters and numbers.Jacques Nicolas Bellin (170...

$300 / ≈ €300
Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1750

 

(Cape of Good Hope manuscript map)

Dutch manuscript map of South Africa, with text in Dutch. Showing mountains, rivers, town names and Kingdoms. Fine manuscript map of Southern Africa full of information, ...

$300 / ≈ €300
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Netherlands, ca. 1750

 

Isle de Magagascar . . .

Map of the island of Madagascar. Prepared by Jacques Nicolaas Bellin (1703-1772) who was one of the most important and proficient French cartographers of the mid-eighteen...

$200 / ≈ €200
Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1750

 

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.

French 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 Mannevil...

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Publisher: D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.
Date: Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775

 

Carte réduite de l'Archipel du Nord-Est de l'Ile Madagascar.

French 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 line...

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Publisher: D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.
Date: Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775

 

Plan des Isles Querimbo, Oybo, et Matemo / Plan de l'Ile de Patte et de son Port.

French 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 an...

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Publisher: D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.
Date: Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775

 

Carte Orientale de Madacascar Depuis la Rivière Ivondrou jusqu'à Mananzari.

Large sea of the southeast coastline of Madagascar and four inset maps of the harbours and anchorage of Tamatave, Foulpointe, Teintingue und Veninguebe. Inset maps are t...

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Publisher: D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.
Date: Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775

 

Vue perpective de l'Isle de St.Helene appartenant a la Compagnie Angloise pour les Indes Orientales.

Decorative optical view of St. Helena. The island is well-known as after Napoleon Bonaparte was captured by the Royal Navy, he was held hostage on the island until his de...

$300 / ≈ €300
Publisher: DAUMONT
Date: Paris, 1780

 

Vue du Bourg de St Denis dans l'Isle Bourbon. (together wit) Vue du Bourg de St.Paul dans l'Ile de Bourbon.

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 d...

$45 / ≈ €45
Publisher: LETTRES EDIFIANTES ET CURIUSES
Date: Lyon, J. Vernarel and Et. Cabin et C., 1780/1781

 

Partie meridionale de l'Afrique ou se trouvent le Congo. . .

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.. Lo...

$230 / ≈ €230
Publisher: MONDHARE, L.J. / NOLIN, J.B.
Date: Paris, 1783

 

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...

$400 / ≈ €400
Publisher: LE GRAND, A.
Date: Paris, ca. 1790

 

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
Date: Paris, 1790

 

[Map of Madagascar, Mauricius island and Réunion island, in Cyrillic ].

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 i...

$750 / ≈ €750
Publisher: MINING SCHOOL OF USE OF YOUGHTS / BONNE, R.
Date: Paris / St.Petersburg, ca. 1790

 

Camp à Duywen Hock Riviere. (Tom.1er. Pag.131.)

Camp Duywen Hock River engraved view, from Francois Levaillant’s Voyage dans l’interieur de l’Afrique. Text in French reads “Tom. 1er. Pag. 131. Atlas pl. 5. 1er ...

$250 / ≈ €250
Publisher: LEVAILLANT, F.
Date: Paris, 1798

 

Cape Colony.

A decorative steel engraved map from the famous Victorian publisher John Tallis and Company, published ca.1851. Drawn and engraved by J Rapkin, while the four corner vign...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: TALLIS, John.
Date: London, Edinburgh, Dublin, 1851

 

South Africa.

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 so...

$100 / ≈ €100
Publisher: BLACK, A & C.
Date: Edinburgh, 1856

 

Boer-en Rooinekspel.

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 ...

$600 / ≈ €600
Publisher: SCHLETTE, E.G
Date: Amsterdam, Koster, ca. 1890

 

Carte des Missions Catholiques du Sud Africain.

Map of the Catholic Missions in South Africa. Inset map of L'Ile St. Hélène.Published as supplement of the Les Missions Catholiques. To the lower right an inset key to ...

$250 / ≈ €250
Publisher: LES MISSIONS CATHOLIQUES
Date: Paris, Monrocq, 1902

 

[South Africa - map with Ottoman script]

Postcard 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 ...

$200 / ≈ €200
Publisher: EŞREF, Mehmet
Date: Istanbul, Şirket-i Mürettibiye ve Karacoğlu Matbaası 1325 or 1909

 

British South Africa.

With signature of Alan Sillitoe (1928-2010), who was England’s best writers of proletarian fiction. From an early age, geography and maps were a very important part of ...

$450 / ≈ €450
Publisher: STANFORD, E.
Date: London, 1923