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Cartographer: Claudius Ptolemy
Title: : Tertia Africae Tabvla
Date: 1490      Size: 21 x 12 inches
Published: Rome
Description: A Ptolemaic map of North Africa in black and white. Taken from the Rome edition.
Map Ref: AFR3381
Cartographer: Martin Waldseemuller
Title: : Tabula Moderna Prime Partis Aphricae
Date: 1513      Size: 23 x 17 inches
Published: Strasbourg
Description: Northern Africa, an early woodcut of north and western Africa, after Ptolemy. Strong impression.
Map Ref: AFR5590
Cartographer: Claudius Ptolemy
Title: : Libyae Interioris Pars
Date: 1535      Size: 19 x 13 inches
Published: Strasbourg
Description: North East Africa. Black and white woodcut by L.Fries. Treschel edition.
Map Ref: AFR1539
Cartographer: Claudius Ptolemy
Title: : [Libia Interior]
Date: 1535      Size: 19 x 13 inches
Published: Strasbourg
Description: North Africa. Treschal Edition. Balck and white woodcut by L.Fries. Norwich 287.
Map Ref: AFR1540
Cartographer: Claudius Ptolemy
Title: : [Africa]
Date: 1535      Size: 20 x 13 inches
Published: Strasbourg
Description: Central North Africa. Black and white woodcut by L.Fries.
Map Ref: AFR1564
Cartographer: Henricus Honter
Title: : Sinvs Arabicvs
Date: 1546      Size: 7 x 6 inches
Published: Kronstadt
Description: Early black and white woodblock including Libya Interior and Aethiopia interior. Northern Africa down to the Tropic of Capricorn.
Map Ref: AFR5043
Cartographer: Sebastian Munster
Title: : De Africae regionibus
Date: 1558      Size: 7 x 11 inches
Published: Basle
Description: A Birds-eye plan of Algiers presenting two armies, one outside and one within the city walls. Likely to be the Ottoman and Spanish forces in 1529.
Map Ref: AFR5513
Cartographer: Girolamo Ruscelli
Title: : Africa Minor Nuova Tavola
Date: 1561      Size: 10 x 7 inches
Published: Venice
Description: Tunisia and Libya. Early woodblock in black and white.[AFR4891]
Map Ref: AFR4891
Cartographer: Girolamo Ruscelli
Title: : Marmarica Nvova Tavola
Date: 1561      Size: 10 x 8 inches
Published: Venice
Description: Nubia and Egypt. Early black and white woodcut.
Map Ref: AFR3434
Cartographer: du Pinet
Title: : La Forte et Imprenable Cite d'Alger
Date: 1564      Size: 7 x 11 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Very early wood cut view of Algiers showing its attempted storming during the Algiers Expedition.
Map Ref: AFR4908
Cartographer: Braun & Hogenberg
Title: : [North African Ports]
Date: 1572      Size: 19 x 13 inches
Published: Cologne
Description: North African Ports. Five maps on one sheet including Tangier and Ceuta. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR4108
Cartographer: G.& L. Sanuto
Title: : Africae Tabula IIII
Date: 1588      Size: 20 x 16 inches
Published: Venice
Description: Part of North African Coastline. Rare black and white Ptolemaic map.
Map Ref: AFR3980
Cartographer: Abraham Ortelius
Title: : Africae Propriae Tabula
Date: 1592      Size: 18 x 13 inches
Published: Antwerp
Description: Classical North Africa centering on the Kingdom of Carthage in the Punic period. Authored by Ortelius himself.Original colour.
Map Ref: AFR5458
Cartographer: Giovanni Magini
Title: : Tavola Terza Dell'Africa
Date: 1596      Size: 7 x 11 inches
Published: Bologna
Description: Striking Ptolemaic projection of Northern Africa with descriptive text.
Map Ref: AFR5671
Cartographer: Guiseppe Rosaccio
Title: : Tabula Africae III
Date: 1599      Size: 8 x 11 inches
Published: Florence
Description: Map of Northen Africa on a Ptolemaic projection, spanning from what is now Morocco, to Egypt.
Map Ref: AFR5672
Cartographer: Samuel Purchas
Title: : Barbaria
Date: 1625      Size: 8 x 5 inches
Published: London
Description: Three maps of Northern Africa, including Egypt, Published as part of 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: AFR5698