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Cartographer: Nicolas & Guillaume Sanson
Title: : Partie de la Haute Aethiopie ou sont l'empire des Abissins et la Nubie
Date: 1692      Size: 8 x 10 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Early map of the Empire of Abyssinia tracking the course of the Nile and its possible source in the 17th century. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5484
Cartographer: Pierre Duval
Title: : Zanguebar
Date: 1694      Size: 4 x 5 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Miniature coloured map of the East coast of Africa.
Map Ref: AFR4917
Cartographer: Pierre Duval
Title: : Abissinia Sive Aethiopia
Date: 1694      Size: 4 x 5 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Charming miniature map of East Africa, following the course of the Nile. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5341
Cartographer: Nicolas Sanson
Title: : Le Zanguebar | Partie de Zanguebar ou sont les costes d'Ajan et Abex
Date: 1700      Size: 12 x 8 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Two maps on one sheet showing the East coast of Africa, including Kenya, Tanzania, Somalia and Southern Egypt. Dutch F. Halma edition. Vivid original hand colour.
Map Ref: AFR5802
Cartographer: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
Title: : Carte de la Coste Orientale D'Afrique
Date: 1740      Size: 8 x 10 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Miniature chart of Eastern Africa, mapping the coast of Somalia, Kenya, and Tanzania. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5561
Cartographer: Jacob van der Schley
Title: : Carte de la Coste Occidentale D'Afrique depuis le Cap de Bonne Esperance
Date: 1747      Size: 12 x 12 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Eastern Coast of Africa from Ethiopia and Somalia south through Kenya and Tanzania to the tip of Mozambique and Madagascar. Dutch text. Black and white.
Map Ref: AFR5738
Cartographer: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
Title: : Empire du Monomotapa
Date: 1748      Size: 11 x 8 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Empire of Monomotapa. Regional map showing Zambeze river and modern day Mozambique. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5593
Cartographer: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
Title: : Carte de L'Isle de Monbasa
Date: 1748      Size: 7 x 9 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Early chart of Mombasa and the coastline of Kenya with soundings. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR5495
Cartographer: British Admiralty
Title: : The East Coast of Africa
Date: 1828      Size: 19 x 23 inches
Published: London
Description: East Coast of Africa. Port of Mozambique & southwards. Black and white seachart. (SL)
Map Ref: AFR3523
Cartographer: British Admiralty
Title: : The East Coast of Africa
Date: 1828      Size: 17 x 24 inches
Published: London
Description: East Coast. Cape St. Sebastian to Cape and River of Massangzanee. (SL)
Map Ref: AFR3525
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Sketch of the Lower Courses of the Jubb and Haines Rivers
Date: 1844      Size: 9 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Southern Somalia, including Mogadishu (here labeled 'Makadisho or Magadoxo'. The red line follows Lt. W. Christopher's exploratory route aboard the brig 'Tigris' in 1843. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: AFR4040
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : The Sea of Uniamesi &c.
Date: 1856      Size: 9 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Sea of Uniamesi. Modern-day Lake Malawi according to the missionaries Erhardt and Rebman.
Map Ref: AFR4402
Cartographer: Justus Perthes
Title: : Skizze einer Karte eines Theils von Ost u Central Afrika
Date: 1856      Size: 17 x 14 inches
Published: Gotha
Description: Mysterious map of modern Kenya and Tanzania detailing caravan routes into the interior and the Sea of Uniamesi, a mythical amalgamation of the Great Lakes of Africa before their discovery and record by Europeans. Printed colour.
Map Ref: AFR5573
Cartographer: Justus Perthes
Title: : Originalkarte von Burton u Speke's Entdeckungen in Inner Afrika
Date: 1859      Size: 8 x 10 inches
Published: Gotha
Description: This map is a German reduction of the Royal Geographical Society's map showing Burton and Speke's landmark journey from Zanzibar to Lake Tanganyika on their search for the source for the Nile. Original colour.
Map Ref: AFR5569
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : East Africa Expedition - Pangani to Fuga
Date: 1859      Size: 7 x 5 inches
Published: London
Description: Pangani to Fuga. Shows the route of Burton and Speke. Coloured.
Map Ref: AFR3716
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Africa - The Course of the River Shire, Below Lake Nyassa, and the River Zambesi, Below Kabrabasa
Date: 1861      Size: 6 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Course and Mouth of the Zambesi River to illustrate a paper by Dr. David Livingstone.
Map Ref: AFR4024