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Antique rare maps of South Africa





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1846 - Neueste Karte von Sud Africa … 1846

  • $14.99

Detailed regional map of South Africa, with 4 inset maps. From Meyer's Hand Atlas. Extremely detailed regional map. A marvelous example of the fine, precise German engraving style of the mid-19th Century.


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1851 - Cape Colony

  • $9.99

Striking full color example of Tallis' decorative map of Cape Colony, South Africa. Decorative vignettes of Entrance to the Knysna, Graham Town anand Cape Town. Engraved for R. Montgomery Martin's Illustrated Atlas. Tallis was one of the last great...


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1851 - Natal and Kaffraria

  • $14.99

Striking full color example of this marvelous map. Decorative vignettes of Entrance to Port Natal. Engraved for R. Montgomery Martin's Illustrated Atlas. Tallis was one of the last great decorative map makers. His maps are prized for the wonderful...


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1853 - Eastern Frontier of the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope, (and part of Kafirland) From Algoa Bay to the Great Kei River. Chiefly from M.S. Surveys & Sketches communicated by Lt. Co. Michell late Survr. Genl. of the Colony and Captn. Wm. F. Drummond Jervoi

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Highly detailed map of the Eastern Frontier of the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope, published by John Arrowmsith in London. Fine example of John Arrowsmith's meticulous style and remains one of the finest nineteenth century maps of the area. The map...


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1865 - Africa [Southern Sheet]

  • $14.99

Interesting map of Southern Africa and Madagascar, covering the region from Zanzibar and Lower Guinea to Cape Colony. A large Unrecorded Area appears in the interior, with several annotations and early information for the region. Many placenames,...


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1874 - Adamantia The Diamond Gold Fields of South Africa by James Wyld Geographer to the Queen

  • $9.99

Rare map of the Adamantia region of South Africa, published by James Wyld in 1874. A very early map of the diamond fields. Pniel is shown but not Kimberley. The gold fields indicated are the Manica and Northern Gold Fields. The gold fields of the...


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1895 - [Bilene - Limpopo River -- Mozambique] Esboco Hydrographico do Rio Limpopo entre a Ilha dos Patos e o Vão do Gongunhana, abrangendo o rio Changâne até ao Monte Chibuto: feito pelo 1º tenente da Armada Alvaro Andréa commandante da Lancha C.ª Capêllo dur

  • $29.99

Bilene, Mozambique -- Rio Limpopo From Chibuto to Military Post of Languene Rare separately published map of a portion of the Limpopo River, from the Mount Chibuto Region to the Military Post of Languene, just north of Xai-Xai District. The map was...


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1899 - The Crisis in South Africa -- Stanford's New Map of The Orange Free State, The Southern Part of The South African Republic, The Northern Frontier of Cape Colony, Natal, Basutoland, and Delagoa Bay in Portuguese East Africa 1899

  • $21.99

First edition of this scarce regional map of South Africa and neighboring regions, published during the "Crisis in South Africa." On December 30, 1880, a Boer republic was proclaimed and fighting broke out until the treaty of Pretoria (April 5, 1881)...


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1899 - War Chart Showing Battle Ground In South Africa 1899

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First Shots of the Second Boer War Large colorful map of South Africa, which appeared as a Supplement to the Montreal Dail Star, October 21, 1899. The map illustrates the state of affairs following the first week of Boer attacks against the British...


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1901 - A map of Marotseland and the Neighbouring Regions, Principally from the Surveys and Explorations by Major A. St. Hill Gibbons 1895-96, 1898-1900

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A Scarce Map Following Expeditions Exploring The Zambezi Basin An antique map showing western half of Zambia, collating the results from several expeditions to the region which occurred at the end of the 19th century. The area shown extends into parts...


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1902 - Carte Du District Du Witwatersrand (Transvaal) Montrant les Proprietes de la Johannesburge Consolidated Investment Company Limited Publiee Par La Revue Sud-Aricaine . . .

  • $21.99

Highly detailed set of maps and profile views of buildings, promoting the activities of the Johannesburg Investment Company.