Tel 44 (0)20 7589 4325
Fax 44 (0)20 7589 4325



Selected Maps: 1 to 16 of 463 (29 Pages)

Cartographer: Mercator Hondius
Title: : Abissinorum Sive Pretiosi Ioannis Imperium
Date: 1651      Size: 8 x 6 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Empire of Prester John. Shows all Central Africa, from Ethiopia in the Northeast to Congo in the Southwest. German text on verso. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5774
Cartographer: Edward Stanford
Title: : A Map of the Routes of the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition
Date: 1890      Size: 30 x 21 inches
Published: London
Description: This map illustrates the route taken by Henry Stanley's expedition to rescue Emin Pasha through uncharted Congo and then onto modern Rwanda, Burundi and Uganda. Printed colour. SL
Map Ref: AFR5749
Cartographer: Justus Perthes
Title: : Der Schneeberg Kilima-Ndjaro in Ost- Afrika
Date: 1864      Size: 8 x 5 inches
Published: Gotha
Description: Unusual map of Mount Kilimanjaro marking topography and river tributaries. Original colour.
Map Ref: AFR5746
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 Capt. Lugard. Parts of modern-day Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda. Original colour.
Map Ref: AFR5773
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : A Map Illustrating a Journey to Mount Kenya and Lake Baringo
Date: 1894      Size: 9 x 13 inches
Published: London
Description: A detailed map of Dr. Gregorys route to Mount Kenya. Inset maps of the central peak of Kenya, Lake Baringo, and the ridges of the Iveti Mountains. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5775
Cartographer: S.G.S.
Title: : Orographical map of Southern Rhodesia
Date: 1897      Size: 13 x 10 inches
Published: Edinburgh
Description: Rhodesia. Detailed orographical map of Southern Rhodesia. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5747
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : The Peaks, Passes and Glaciers of Ruwenzori.
Date: 1907      Size: 11 x 14 inches
Published: London
Description: The Rwenzori Mountains, Uganda. Detailed topographical map showing the route of H. R. H. The Duke of the Abruzzi (Prince Luigi Amedeo) . With inset map showing his route to the mountains from Mombasa, across Lake Victoria to Uganda. Printed Colour.
Map Ref: AFR5745
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Map of Rhodesia
Date: 1916      Size: 16 x 17 inches
Published: London
Description: Rhodesia. Detailed map of Rhodesia (now Zambia and Zimbabwe) under the administration of the British South Africa Company. To illustrate the paper by H. Wilson Fox. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5748
Cartographer: SDUK
Title: : Ancient Egypt
Date: 1831      Size: 12 x 15 inches
Published: London
Description: Ancient Egypt. A detailed map published by the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Shows all known historical sites of importance in the 19th century. Original outline colour.
Map Ref: AFR5764
Cartographer: Archibald Alison
Title: : Battle of The Nile
Date: 1855      Size: 9 x 7 inches
Published: Edinburgh & London
Description: Battle of The Nile, Napoleonic Wars. Plan showing the positions of the French and British Fleets on 1st August 1798. Original colour.
Map Ref: AFR5753
Cartographer: Edward Stanford
Title: : Map of Cairo
Date: 1912      Size: 18 x 18 inches
Published: London
Description: Separately issued, colourful folding map of Cairo, centered on the Ismailiya, Abdin and Kasr Ed Dubara Quarters. Printed colour. SL
Map Ref: AFR5751
Cartographer: Emanuel Bowen
Title: : A New and Accurate Map of the Western and Eastern Parts of Barbary
Date: 1766      Size: 17 x 13 inches
Published: London
Description: Two maps on one sheet showing the Northern coast of Africa from Egypt through modern-day Libya, Algeria, Tunisia and Morocco. Includes the historic Barbary kingdoms of Algiers, Tripoli, and Fez. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5763
Cartographer: D. Denham
Title: : Sketch of the Lake Tchad
Date: 1826      Size: 9 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Sketch map of Lake Chad (Nigeria) with annotations.
Map Ref: AFR5750
Cartographer: Archibald Fullarton
Title: : South Africa
Date: c. 1860      Size: 22 x 17 inches
Published: Edinburgh & London & Dublin
Description: Southern Africa, emcompassing Namibia, Botswana, South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland. With inset map of Cape Town. Original colour.
Map Ref: AFR5767
Cartographer: Letts & Son
Title: : South Africa
Date: 1883      Size: 16 x 13 inches
Published: London
Description: South Africa, showing division of countries with parts of now Namibia, Botswana and showing the Transvaal just 2 years after the First Anglo-Boer-War (Dec. 1880 - March 1881). Inset map of Cape Town and its environs. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5755
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : South Africa showing Railways
Date: 1910      Size: 12 x 12 inches
Published: London
Description: South Africa, Angola, Bechuanaland (Botswana), German South West Africa (Namibia), Transvaal, Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe and Zambia). Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5752