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  AFRICA 
 Northern Africa 

HONDIUS, Jodocus. [17th Century map of Egypt]
Aegyptus. London: Henry Featherstone, 1625, English text edition. Coloured. 150 x 190mm, set in text.
First published in the reduced version of the Mercator/ Hondius 'Atlas Minor' of 1607, the printing plates were sold to a London publisher in 1621 and appeared in 'Purchas His Pilgrimies', as this example. Later Dutch editions used new plates by Jansson.
[Ref: 8042]    £100.00 ($130 • €115 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Egypt]
Ægypti Recentior Descriptio. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Egypt. A second title appears outside the neatline. The map was published in 'Il theatro del mondo', an Italian pirate edition of the Ortelius 'Epitome' miniature atlas. First published in 1598, the publication was revived in 1655, forty years after the last edition of the Dutch original. KOEMAN: Ort 70.
[Ref: 14702]    £65.00 ($85 • €75 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Barbary]
Barbariae et Biledulgerid, Nova Descriptio. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Barbary. A second title appears outside the neatline. The map was published in 'Il theatro del mondo', an Italian pirate edition of the Ortelius 'Epitome' miniature atlas. First published in 1598, the publication was revived in 1655, forty years after the last edition of the Dutch original. KOEMAN: Ort 70.
[Ref: 14703]    £65.00 ($85 • €75 rates)


DU VAL, Pierre. [Miniature map of Abyssinia]
Abissinie Ou Haute Ethiopie. Paris, 1682, original outline colour, 105 x 130mm.
A miniature map of Ethiopia marking its topography, rivers and settlements. From Du Val's miniature atlas 'La Géographie Universelle'.
[Ref: 10826]    £100.00 ($130 • €115 rates)


DU VAL, Pierre. [Mauretania & The Sahara]
Le Biledulgerid Ou Numidie Et Le Zaara Autrement Le Desert.. Paris, 1682, original outline colour, 105 x 130mm.
A miniature map of Mauretania and the Western Sahara marking its topography, rivers and settlements. From Du Val's miniature atlas 'La Géographie Universelle'.
[Ref: 10828]    £80.00 ($104 • €92 rates)


DU VAL, Pierre. [Nubia]
Nubie. Paris, 1682, original outline colour, 105 x 130mm.
A miniature map of Nubia (now composed of parts of Egypt and Sudan) marking its topography, tribal lands, rivers and settlements. From Du Val's miniature atlas 'La Géographie Universelle'.
[Ref: 10830]    £80.00 ($104 • €92 rates)


MULLER, Johann Ulrich. [Uncommon Miniature Map of Libya]
Barbaria Orientalis. Ulm, 1692. 70 x 80mm, set in text.
Charming miniature map, with a letterpress text in German.
[Ref: 8800]    £70.00 ($91 • €81 rates)


MULLER, Johann Ulrich. [Uncommon Miniature Map of Nubia]
[...Nubien...] Ulm, 1692. 70 x 80mm, set in text.
Charming miniature map, with a letterpress text in German.
[Ref: 8815]    £70.00 ($91 • €81 rates)


MULLER, Johann Ulrich. [Uncommon Miniature Map of the Congo]
[Biledulgerid et Zara...] Ulm, 1692. 70 x 80mm, set in text.
Charming miniature map, with a letterpress text in German.
[Ref: 8825]    £80.00 ($104 • €92 rates)


MULLER, Johann Ulrich. [Uncommon Miniature Map of Ethiopia]
[Das mitternachtige Zanguebar...] Ulm, 1692. 70 x 80mm, set in text. Repaired marginal tear.
Charming miniature map, with a letterpress text in German.
[Ref: 8826]    £80.00 ($104 • €92 rates)


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