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First editions and rare books, including copies in fine bindings, relating to history, travel and exploration in the continent of Africa.

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  1. Waugh in Abyssinia.
    First edition, first impression. Presentation copy from the author, inscribed on the front free endpaper: Tony from Evelyn. With the armorial bookplate of Anthony Powell. An exceptional association copy, linking two of the great novelists of the 20th-century. Although two years behind him at Oxford, Powell had seen just... Learn More
    £7,500

    Stock Code: 103162

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  2. Carte Conjecturale de L Atlantide
    An interesting map displaying the location of Atlantis, just off the African coast. The map includes de lands of the Gorgones, the Amazons, the Atlantes and the Garden of the Hesperides. This map is after the Essays by Colonel Bory de St Vincent published in his 1803 'Essais sur Les Isles Fortun Learn More
    £120

    Stock Code: 78169

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  3. Egypt.

    Egypt.

    Glasgow: 1845

    A detailed map of Egypt and Nubia. Published by A. K. Newman & Co. Learn More
    £110

    Stock Code: 78383

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  4. Aegyptus et Cyrenaica.
    An attractive map of Egypt and the Cyrenaic Peninsula and Egypt. Learn More
    £120

    Stock Code: 78378

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  5. Aegypti Delta et Nili Ostia.
    An attractive map of the Delta of River Nile and the Northern part of Egypt. Learn More
    £95

    Stock Code: 78377

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  6. Egypt.
    £45

    Stock Code: 78375

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  7. Aegptus Antiqua.
    An informative map of Ancient Egypt. Learn More
    £50

    Stock Code: 78374

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  8. Egypt, Nubia, Abyssinia.
    A simple attractive map of Egypt, Sudan and Abyssinia. Published in Gilbert's Modern Atlas of the Earth. Learn More
    £75

    Stock Code: 78368

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  9. Carte des Pays voisins des Riv. de Sanaga et Gambra.
    Attractive little map of Senegal and the Gambia. Title cartouche top right. Learn More
    £35

    Stock Code: 77695

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  10. Western Africa.
    Published in the 'Weekly Dispatch Atlas'. Learn More
    £95

    Stock Code: 77589

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  11. Crozet Islands.
    A map of the Crozet Islands an archipelago of sub-antartic islands in the southern Indian Ocean. Learn More
    £35

    Stock Code: 79066

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  12. Ancient Egypt
    Detailed map of Ancient Egypt, published by the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Learn More
    £55

    Stock Code: 78393

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  13. Aegyptus.
    A map of Egypt with a very decorative cartouche showing some figures in camels, the River Nile and the three most famous Pyramids of all Egypt. Learn More
    £110

    Stock Code: 78386

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  14. Egypt.

    Egypt.

    London: 1831

    A very detailed map of Egypt with an inset showing some less explored parts of the River Nile. Published in Atlas for the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Learn More
    £95

    Stock Code: 78384

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  15. Aegypti Delta et Nili Ostia.
    An attractive map of the mouth and estuary of the Nile in Egypt, together with a cartouche of a double cornucopia showing the anthropomorphic figure of the River Nile and the Sphinx of Giza. Learn More
    £80

    Stock Code: 78379

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  16. Egypt, and Arabia Petrae.
    A map of Egypt and The Sinai Peninsula, enclosed in a Pharaonic style border. From The Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World Geographical, Political, Commercial & Statistical. Learn More
    £75

    Stock Code: 78376

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  17. Aegyptus Medii Aevi.
    Attractive map of Egypt during the Middle Ages, with a decorative cartouche showing the Pope and a Muslim figure perhaps an Ambassador. Learn More
    £75

    Stock Code: 78367

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  18. Islands in the Atlantic.
    This is a very detailed and informative map of the islands in the Atlantic: Azores, Faeroe Isles, Madeira, Canary Islands, Princes Island, Fernando Po, Anno Bon, Santo Thome, Bermuda, Trinidade, Fernando Noronha, Cape Verde, Ascension , St Helena, Tristan d'Acunha and the Falkland Islands. Learn More
    £75

    Stock Code: 78186

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  19. Egypt.

    Egypt.

    London: 1831

    A highly detailed and interesting map of the Egypt. Published in 'A New General Atlas of the World'. Learn More
    £75

    Stock Code: 78391

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  20. Egypt &c.

    Egypt &c.

    London: [c.1850]

    A very detailed map of Egypt with an inset showing some less explored parts of the River Nile. Published in Atlas for the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Learn More
    £80

    Stock Code: 78390

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