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Selected Maps: 1 to 16 of 749 (47 Pages)

Cartographer: J.N. Bellin
Title: : Carte de L'Isle de Teneriffe
Date: 1749      Size: 6 x 8 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Tenerife. Charming sea chart of the island marking the major towns and anchorages. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5852
Cartographer: William Heather
Title: : A New Chart of the Cape Verde Islands
Date: c. 1800      Size: 15 x 25 inches
Published: London
Description: A chart of the Cape Verde Islands off the west coast of Africa. The map mentions that part of the information of the map was provided by Captain William Bligh, of Mutiny of the Bounty fame. SL
Map Ref: AFR5846
Cartographer: Edward Stanford
Title: : The Island of Madeira
Date: 1896      Size: 16 x 12 inches
Published: London
Description: The island of Madeira showing its topography and features. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5836
Cartographer: Abraham Ortelius
Title: : Presbiteri Iohannis siue Abissinio Rum Imperii Descriptio
Date: 1574      Size: 18 x 16 inches
Published: Antwerp
Description: Ortelius’s map of Central Africa, the first to show the legendary Kingdom of Prester John. Latin text on verso. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5826
Cartographer: J.S. Virtue & Co.
Title: : Zanzibar and Bagamoyo
Date: c. 1890      Size: 12 x 10 inches
Published: London
Description: Zanzibar and the adjacent coast of Tanzania with ocean depths indicated by shading. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5851
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : A Sketch Map of Ibea
Date: 1892      Size: 12 x 11 inches
Published: London
Description: Imperial British East Africa showing the stations on the proposed railway and the routes of Captain Frederick Lugard. Parts of modern-day Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5854
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Summit of Mount Kenya
Date: 1900      Size: 14 x 16 inches
Published: London
Description: A map of Mount Kenya marking the route of H. J. Mackinder, along with a cross-section diagram of the mountain. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5839
Cartographer: Direct. of Colonies
Title: : Kenya Colony
Date: 1948      Size: 15 x 15 inches
Published: London
Description: Vintage survey map of Kenya. Published by the Directorate of Colonial Surveys and printed by the War Office.
Map Ref: AFR5848
Cartographer: Antonio Zatta
Title: : La Nubia ed Abissinia
Date: 1784      Size: 17 x 13 inches
Published: Venice
Description: Nubia (Lower Egypt and Sudan) and Abyssinia (Ethiopia and Eritrea), as well as parts of Yemen and the Red Sea. Original colour.
Map Ref: AFR5825
Cartographer: Service Geographique
Title: : Le Caire
Date: 1883      Size: 23 x 48 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Imposing French folding wall map of Egypt drawn by Richard de Regnauld de Lannoys de Bissy as part of his monumental map of Africa. Original hand colour. Folded.
Map Ref: AFR5861
Cartographer: Alexander Nicohosoff
Title: : Tourist Map of Cairo
Date: c. 1930      Size: 22 x 13 inches
Published: Cairo
Description: Vintage pictorial folding map of Cairo highlighting the major attractions of the city. Printed colour. SL
Map Ref: AFR5860
Cartographer: Sudan Survey Dept
Title: : Khartoum
Date: 1952      Size: 34 x 22 inches
Published: Khartoum
Description: Very unusual large city plan of Khartoum compiled and issued by the Sudan Survey Department. Street names are English and Arabic, The cartouche is dominated by the image of an elephant's head. Printed colour. SL
Map Ref: AFR5845
Cartographer: Pierre Du Val
Title: : Le Biledulgerid ou Numidie
Date: c. 1690      Size: 4 x 3 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Miniature map of northwestern Africa. Countries shown include Morocco, Algeria, Mauretania and Mali. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5828
Cartographer: Rigobert Bonne
Title: : Carte de Cotes de Barbarie
Date: c. 1771      Size: 18 x 12 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Map of the states on the north coast of Africa, namely Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Lybia. There is also a comment on the caravan routes in the Sahara Desert. Lattre edition. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: AFR5847
Cartographer: Willem & Jan Blaeu
Title: : Aethiopia Inferior, vel Exterior
Date: c. 1640      Size: 19 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Decorative Dutch Golden Age map of Southern Africa, with a charming cartouche and animals. This is one of the most iconic seventeenth-century maps of the region. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: AFR5844
Cartographer: Thomas Salmon
Title: : A Map of the Country of Hottentots towards the Cape of Good Hope
Date: 1758      Size: 15 x 10 inches
Published: London
Description: Interesting English version of a map of South Africa first issued by the important Dutch naturalist, Peter Kolbe, the first person to detail and record African fauna.
Map Ref: AFR5834