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Selected Maps: 1 to 16 of 378 (24 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: Edward Stanford
Title: : Map of the area of Ancient Gold Workings and Ruins of Rhodesia
Date: 1904      Size: 30 x 25 inches
Published: London
Description: Detailed survey of Rhodesia or modern Zimbabwe focusing on archaelogical ruins and ancient mines made at the request of Cecil Rhodes. Printed colour. SL
Map Ref: AFR5859
Cartographer: S. Africa Newspaper
Title: : Central and South Africa
Date: 1916      Size: 35 x 50 inches
Published: London
Description: Folding wall map of the central and southern part of the continent including Kenya, Tanzania, DRC, the Republic of Congo, South Africa, Malawi, Botswana, Namibia and Zambia among others. Printed colour. SL
Map Ref: AFR5856
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Sketch Map of the Niger Territory
Date: 1896      Size: 12 x 12 inches
Published: London
Description: Nigeria. Sketch map showing the course of the Niger River and the routes of Rev. C.H. Robinson & William Wallace. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5850
Cartographer: Joseph Meyer
Title: : [North America & The Atlantic]
Date: 1850      Size: 14 x 12 inches
Published: Hildburghausen
Description: The Atlantic Ocean, North America, and Western Europe. Showing Transatlantic shipping routes. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: AMER2303
Cartographer: John Thomson
Title: : North America
Date: 1814      Size: 23 x 19 inches
Published: London
Description: North America. Detailed map published during the War of 1812. The interior west of the Mississippi River is still largely unknown with the exception of the areas travelled by Lewis and Clark. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: AMER2302
Cartographer: Giovanni Maria Cassini
Title: : La Nuova Olanda e La Nuova Guinea
Date: 1798      Size: 19 x 14 inches
Published: Rome
Description: The third printed map of Australia to incorporate Cook's discoveries along the east coast and one of the last before the outline of the continent was surveyed and corrected by the French under Freycinet and the English under Flinders. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: AUNZ2752