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

A 16th century miniature map of the Congo and Angola

LANGENES, Barent.

Congi Regni Christiani in Africa nova descrptio Auctore Philippo Pigafetta.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21300

£120

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

A prospect of the famous landmark of the Slave Trade

ASTLEY. Thomas.

Prospect of the Coast from El Mina to Mowri, from Barbot & Smith. Prospect of St Georges Castle at El Mina, from Barbot & Dapper.
London: Thomas Astley, 1745-7. Coloured. 220 x 345mm.

Stock ID : 22048

£160

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

A scarce map of West Africa

CASSINI, Giovanni Maria.

Parte dell'Africa che comprende L'Alta Guinea con La Nigrizia, Delineata sulle Ultime Osservazioni.
Rome, 1797. Coloured, 355 x 495mm.

Stock ID : 7520

£300

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

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