INDEX

Central Africa

A 16th century miniature map of Guinea

LANGENES, Barent.

Guinea.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21296

£120

Guinea from the first English Edition of the 'Atlas Minor'

HONDIUS, Jodocus.

Guinea.
London: Michael Sparke and Samuel Cartwright, 1635. Coloured. 145 x 190mm, set in English letterpress.

Stock ID : 22454

£160

Uncommon map of Congo and Angola

BLAEU, Johannes.

Regna Congo et Angola.
Amsterdam, Schenk & Valk, c.1705. Original colour. 410 x 495mm.

Stock ID : 20514

£280

18th century map of Senegal with river explorations

COVENS & MORTIER.

Carte de l'Afrique Françoise ou du Senegal. Dressée sur un grand nombre de Cartes Manuscrites et d'Itineraires rectifiés par diverses Observations. Par G. de l'Isle.
Amsterdam: Jean Covens & Corneille Mortier, c.1733. 510 x 630mm.

Stock ID : 20591

£290

The British attack on the French Colony of St Louis, Senegal

RASPE, Gabriel Nikolaus.

Grundriss von dem Fort St Louis auf dem Eylande der Sanaga oder Senegal.
Nuremberg, Raspe, c.1760. Original colour. 220 x 370mm.

Stock ID : 12902

£200

Mungo Park's search for the River Niger

RENNELL, James.

The Route of Mr Mungo Park, from Pisania on the River Gambia, to Silla, on the River Joliba, or Niger; With his return by the Southern Route, to Pisania. Compiled from Mr Park's Observations, Notes, & Sketches.
London: James Rennell, 1798. Some original outline colour. 255 x 660mm.

Stock ID : 14251

£500

Large map of West Africa published at the end of the 18th century

DELISLE, Guillaume.

Carte de la Barbarie de la Nigritie et de La Guinée.
Paris: Dezauche, c.1798. Original outline colour. 500 x 630mm.

Stock ID : 14029

£300

West Africa with the infamous 'Mountains of Kong'

NEELE & SON.

Nigritia Guinea &c.
London: Sherwood, Neely & Jones, 1822. Original colour.

Stock ID : 22432

£110

Mid 19th century map of western Africa with vignettes

TALLIS, John.

Western Africa.
London: John Tallis & Co., c.1851, Original outline colour. Steel engraving, printed area 260 x 335mm.

Stock ID : 21595

£140

An uncommon Spanish sea chart of Gabon, the Congo and Angola

BREGANTE, S.

Costa Occidental de Africa. Hoja XII. Comprende desde El Cabo Lopez hasta Punta Palmarinhas, segun los trabajos mas recientes ingleses y franceses.
Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1870. Touch of original hand colour. 940 x 620mm. With the blindstamp of the Direccion de Hidrografia.

Stock ID : 18238

£700

The British purchase of the Dutch Gold Coast

WYLD, James.

Map of the British Possessions on the Gold Coast and the Territories of Ashanti and Fantee.
London, 1873. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen as issued, total 365 x 555mm, folded into original covers with publisher's title label.

Stock ID : 22029

£280

The Rhodesia of the British South Africa Company

JOHNSTON, W. & A.K.

W. & A.K. Johnston's Map of Rhodesia.
Edinburgh & London: c.1897mm. Lithographic map printed in colour. Sheet 500 x 380mm, laid on linen and folded into original cloth gilt covers.

Stock ID : 22421

£180