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Selected Maps: 1 to 16 of 573 (36 Pages)

Cartographer: J.N. Bellin
Title: : Carte Des Isles Canaries
Date: 1746      Size: 11 x 8 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Attractive chart of the Canary Islands mapped with rhumb lines and a decorative cartouche. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5820
Cartographer: John Tallis
Title: : Islands in the Atlantic
Date: 1851      Size: 10 x 14 inches
Published: London
Description: Madeira, Bermuda, Canaries and Cape Verde Islands. Original colour.
Map Ref: AFR5815
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: R.G.S.
Title: : Sketch Map to illustrate Journeys in Angola
Date: 1904      Size: 10 x 10 inches
Published: London
Description: Angola. Shows the explorations of Captain Boyd A. Cuninghame. Original printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5809
Cartographer: S.G.S.
Title: : Congo Free State
Date: 1905      Size: 11 x 9 inches
Published: Edinburgh
Description: Detailed map of the Congo showing its levels and density of vegetation. Inset enlargement of Lower Congo. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5821
Cartographer: S.G.S.
Title: : Congo Free State
Date: 1905      Size: 11 x 9 inches
Published: Edinburgh
Description: Detailed orographic map of the Congo with enlargement of Lower Congo. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5822
Cartographer: G. Delacre & Soeur
Title: : Plan de la Ville de Leopoldville
Date: c. 1945      Size: 53 x 21 inches
Published: Charleroi
Description: Rare, extraordinary wall map of Leopoldville now modern Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the largest French speaking city in the world. (SL)
Map Ref: AFR5813
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Map of the Route of the R.G.S. East African Expedition to Lakes Nyassa & Tanganyika
Date: 1880      Size: 20 x 9 inches
Published: London
Description: Lakes Nyassa and Tanganyika. The route of the Royal Geographical Society's East African Expedition. Original printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5823
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Kilima njaro Mtn.
Date: 1890      Size: 10 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Detailed map of the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro showing the route of Dr. Hans Meyer, the first European to ascend to the summit. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5818
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Mombasa-Victoria Lake Railway
Date: 1893      Size: 33 x 24 inches
Published: London
Description: Mombasa-Victoria Lake Railway. Impressive map published by the Royal Geographical Society showing projected and surveyed railway routes. Original Printed Colour. (SL)
Map Ref: AFR5824
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: Pierre Jacotin
Title: : Alexandrie Plan de deux Ports, de la ville moderne et de la ville des arabes
Date: c. 1817      Size: 34 x 21 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Important plan of Alexandria surveyed during Napoleon's expedition to Egypt in 1799. One of the earliest modern surveys of the city. (SL)
Map Ref: AFR5814
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: S.G.S.
Title: : Plan of the New City of Khartoum
Date: 1903      Size: 6 x 9 inches
Published: Edinburgh
Description: City plan of Khartoum in North Sudan published just five years after the Battle of Omdurman. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5819
Cartographer: George Bacon
Title: : Large Print Map of South Africa
Date: c. 1898      Size: 34 x 23 inches
Published: London
Description: Separately issued folding map of South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, part of Mozambique and part of Zimbabwe. Printed colour. (SL)
Map Ref: AFR5829
Cartographer: Mercator Hondius
Title: : Gvineae Nova Descriptio
Date: 1623      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Attractive map of the West African Coast from Sierra Leone to Nigeria. Includes inset of Sao Tome. Original colour.
Map Ref: AFR5827