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Cartographer: Braun & Hogenberg
Title: : Cairus qvae olim Babylon. Aegypti Maxima Urbs
Date: 1572      Size: 12 x 19 inches
Published: Cologne
Description: Cairo. Stunning bird's-eye view in rich old colour from the first ever atlas of town plans.
Map Ref: AFR3969
Cartographer: Giulio & Livio Sanuto
Title: : Africae Tabvla VIII
Date: 1588      Size: 20 x 16 inches
Published: Venice
Description: Egypt and the Red Sea. Black and white rare Ptolemaic map.
Map Ref: AFR3981
Cartographer: Giovanni Antonio Magini
Title: : Aegyptvs
Date: 1596      Size: 7 x 5 inches
Published: N/A
Description: Egypt. Early rendition of Lower Egypt. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR3515
Cartographer: Giuseppe Rosaccio
Title: : Egitto Nuova Tavola
Date: 1599      Size: 10 x 7 inches
Published: Venice
Description: Early copper-engraved map of Egypt and the Nile Delta. Embellished with a galley and a crudely-drawn sea monster.
Map Ref: AFR2366
Cartographer: Abraham Ortelius
Title: : Natoliae Quae Olim Asia Min:or, Nova Descriptio. | Aegypti Re Centior de Scriptio | Carthaginis Celeberrimi Sinus Typus
Date: 1606      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Antwerp
Description: Three maps on one sheet - Anatolia (Turkey), Egypt and the ancient capital of the 'most famous' Carthage (modern day Tunis). English text on verso. Coloured. [Ort:174]
Map Ref: AFR5183
Cartographer: Petrus Bertius
Title: : Aegyptus
Date: 1616      Size: 5 x 4 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: A charming, coloured miniature map with decorative cartouche.
Map Ref: AFR5008
Cartographer: Petrus Bertius
Title: : Description de la Mer Rovge
Date: 1618      Size: 5 x 4 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Red Sea. Miniature map. Black and white woodcut.
Map Ref: AFR2991
Cartographer: Samuel Purchas
Title: : Aegyptus
Date: 1625      Size: 8 x 5 inches
Published: London
Description: Early map of Egypt. Published in "Hakluytus Posthomous or Purchas his Pilgrimis, contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and Lande Travells, by Englishmen and others". Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5951
Cartographer: John Ogilby
Title: : The City Cairus: De Stadt Cairus
Date: 1671      Size: 15 x 11 inches
Published: London
Description: Attractive bird's-eye view of Cairo with reference to important sites. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5368
Cartographer: Petrus Montanus
Title: : Nova Aegypti Tabula
Date: c. 1673      Size: 14 x 11 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Elegant map adorned with ships and two elaborate figurative cartouches. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5179
Cartographer: Pierre Duval
Title: : Nvbie
Date: c. 1680      Size: 5 x 4 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Nubia. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR3866
Cartographer: Alain Manesson Mallet
Title: : Egypte Moderne
Date: 1683      Size: 4 x 6 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Miniature map of Epypt with decorative cartouche. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5503
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : Of Ethiopia Or Habessinia
Date: 1688      Size: 6 x 7 inches
Published: London
Description: Abyssinia and Ethiopia, with geographical information drawn from the writings of German orientalist Hiob Ludolf. The text on the reverse of the map describes the country, its history and its cultures. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5622
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : Aegypt
Date: 1688      Size: 5 x 6 inches
Published: London
Description: Egypt. Detailed miniature map with descriptive text on verso. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5888
Cartographer: Johann Ulrich Muller
Title: : [Nubia]
Date: 1692      Size: 3 x 6 inches
Published: Ulm
Description: Nubia. Miniature map. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR2820
Cartographer: Johann Ulrich Muller
Title: : Egyptus
Date: 1692      Size: 3 x 6 inches
Published: Ulm
Description: Egypt. Orientated on an East West Projection. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR3634