Books, Maps and Manuscripts

24 Mar 2015, starting at 11:00 GMT .

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COMIC MAPS Nouvelle carte d'europe dressé pour 1870... dressée par Hadol, c.1870; idem, different version, Haarlem [c.1870] (2)

CURIOSITY MAP [MUNSTER (SEBASTIAN)] Das ander Buch, Basle, c.1550; and another map of "Evil Genius of England", 1740 (2)

LOVE ALLEGORICAL MAPS SEUTTER (MATTHAEUS) Representation symbolique et ingenieuse projettee en Siege et en Bombardement comme il faut empecher prudemment les attaques de l'Amour, Augsburg, [c.1730]; together with another allegorical map of the Kingdom of Love entitled Das Reiche der Liebe, [c.1795] (2)

MAP GAME Wallis's New Game of Wanderers in the Wilderness, Edward Wallis, [c.1844]

ADRICHOMIUS (CHRISTIANUS) Theatrum terrae sanctae et biblicarum historiarum cum tabulis geographicis, [colophon: Cologne, Officina Birckmannica, 1593]

AFRICA - ABYSSINIA - HOLLAND (MAJOR TREVENEN J.) AND CAPTAIN HENRY M. HOZIER Record of the Expedition to Abyssinia compiled by order of the Secretary of State for War, 3 vol. (including maps in separate slipcase), 1870

AFRICA - ABYSSINIA JOHNSTON (CHARLES) Travels in Southern Abyssinia, through the Country of Adal to the Kingdom of Shoa, 2 vol., 1844--BOURKE (DERMOT WYNDHAM, EARL OF MAYO) Sport in Abyssinia; or, the March and Tackazzee, 1876--FIRST EDITIONS (3)

AFRICA - CAMPBELL (JOHN) Travels in South Africa, 1815; Travels in South Africa... A Second Journey, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, 1822 (3)

AFRICA - LAIRD (MACGREGOR) AND R.A.K. OLDFIELD Narrative of an Expedition into the Interior of Africa, by the River Niger, in the Steam-Vessels Quorra and Alburkah, in 1832, 1833, and 1834, 2 vol., 1837--PARK (MUNGO) Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa, 1799--BACKHOUSE (JAMES) A Narrative of a Visit to the Mauritius and South Africa, 1844, FIRST EDITIONS (4)

AFRICA - WADDINGTON (GEORGE) AND REV. BERNARD HANBURY Journal of a Visit to some Parts of Ethiopia, 1822--TUCKEY (JAMES KINGSTON) Narrative of an Expedition to Explore the River Zaire, Usually Called the Congo, in South Africa, in 1816, 1818--ADAMS (ROBERT) The Narrative of Robert Adams, a Sailor, Who Was Wrecked on the Western Coast of Africa, in the Year 1810, 1816, FIRST EDITIONS (3)

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