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Selected Maps: 1 to 16 of 202

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: AFR6153
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : The Jubilee of Speke's Discovery of Victoria Nyanza
Date: 1909      Size: 17 x 19 inches
Published: London
Description: Four maps showing the progress of the exploration of East Africa to celebrate the 50th anniversary of John Hanning Speke's discovery of the source of the Nile in 1868-9. Printed colour. (BC)
Map Ref: AFR6154
Cartographer: George Thomson
Title: : George Thomson's Plan of Cape Town and Environs
Date: 1827      Size: 14 x 11 inches
Published: London
Description: Early 19th century plan of Cape Town by merchant and traveller George Thompson (1796-1889), based on his explorations through Southern Africa between 1823 and 1824.
Map Ref: AFR6157
Cartographer: James Wyld
Title: : Cape District Cape of Good Hope
Date: 1838      Size: 13 x 20 inches
Published: London
Description: One of the most attractive maps of the region of Table Bay and the Cape of Good Hope. Based on de la Rochette and Faden maps of the late 18th century. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: AFR6159
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Sketch Map of Mr. Baines' Routes Between the Limpopo and Zambesi Rivers
Date: 1871      Size: 7 x 13 inches
Published: London
Description: Map extending from the northern border of modern day Zimbabwe to Pretoria, South Africa, showing the route of Thomas Baines (1822-1875) between the Limpopo and Zambesi Rivers. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR6151
Cartographer: Malachy Postlethwayt
Title: : A New and Correct Map of the Coast of Africa
Date: 1766      Size: 19 x 15 inches
Published: London
Description: Chart of the West Coast of Africa with explanatory notes of all the Forts and Settlements belonging to European powers.
Map Ref: AFR6149
Cartographer: John Tallis
Title: : Western Africa
Date: 1851      Size: 13 x 10 inches
Published: London & New York
Description: Decorative map of West Africa with large swathes of the interior entirely unknown. Surrounded by vignettes of European forts. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: AFR6158
Cartographer: Robert de Vaugondy
Title: : Amerique Septentrionale
Date: 1783      Size: 23 x 19 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Vaugondy's important map of North America, first issued in 1750 but here updated to show the latest political and geographical developments to 1783. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: AMER2367
Cartographer: William Hughes
Title: : South Australia
Date: c. 1860      Size: 8 x 10 inches
Published: London
Description: Mid-19th century atlas map of South Australia, marking major settlements, and topography. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AUNZ2903
Cartographer: William Collins
Title: : New Zealand
Date: c. 1880      Size: 10 x 12 inches
Published: Glasgow & London
Description: A detailed map of New Zealand with a numbered key to the counties. Features two inset maps of the Cook Strait and the environs of Auckland. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AUNZ2900
Cartographer: Edward Stanford
Title: : New Zealand
Date: 1904      Size: 19 x 24 inches
Published: London
Description: Detailed map of New Zealand, divided into its counties. The submarine telegraph cable from Sydney is marked, as are railways and lighthouses. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AUNZ2905
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Chart of Rapa-Nui or Easter Island
Date: 1870      Size: 10 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Map of Easter Island based on the sketches of J. Linton Palmer, a naval surgeon present on the H.M.S. Topaze on her voyage to the South Pacific. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AUNZ2904
Cartographer: F. Mahon-Brown
Title: : Jersey
Date: 1948      Size: 31 x 22 inches
Published: Jersey
Description: Fun pictorial travel poster map promoting Jersey as a destination, highlighting local landmarks and leisure activities and surrounded by adverts for businesses in Jersey and Guernsey. Printed colour.
Map Ref: BI523
Cartographer: Thomas Moule
Title: : The Isle of Man
Date: c. 1839      Size: 10 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Isle of Man. Decorative map set within an illustrated border featuring the wild coasts of the island. Coloured.
Map Ref: BI522
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : The North West Part of America
Date: 1688      Size: 6 x 5 inches
Published: London
Description: Miniature map of Eastern Canada and Greenland with a surprisingly accurate depiction of the Great Lakes. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: CAN3030
Cartographer: Thomas Starling
Title: : British Possessions in North America
Date: c. 1830      Size: 4 x 6 inches
Published: London
Description: British Possessions in North America. Miniature map. Original colour.
Map Ref: CAN3034