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Maps of Southern Africa in Printed Books 1750-1856

by Cartwright, Janet Findlay (compiler)

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Christison Rare Books, IOBA SABDA
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9780799201284
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(Cape Town: University of Cape Town Libraries, 1976) 0799201286. 228 x 165 mm; saddle-stitched printed wrappers; pp. x + 50, incl. index of authors. Wrappers partially sunned. Very good condition. Excellent descriptions of 122 maps .
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(Cape Town: South African Library, 1988). 210 x 150 mm; saddle-stitched wrappers; unpaginated (but pp. 32). Some foxing. Very good. Foreword, Introduction and introductory material for each section in both English and Afrikaans; notes on exhibits in English. .
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(London: The Batchworth Press, 1953). 4to; original blue cloth, lettered in gilt on spine; no dustwrapper; pp. ix + (iii) + 140, incl. index; reproductions in monochrome of contemporary maps and artwork. Earlier owner's bookplate to front free endpaper; occasional fox spot. Very good condition. "The high repute in which the Map Room [of the British Museum]… Read more
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(Pretoria, Surveyor-General's Office, 1908). A very large folding political map of Southern Africa (108 x 80 cm), printed in colours. Beginning to break on some folds. Shows German, Portuguese and British possessions from the Cape to the Congo State. .
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(London, Longman & Co., no date, publisher's catalogue for March 1841 bound in). Lord Bishop of Lichfield & Coventry, late Head Master of Shrewsbury School. Author of Modern & Ancient Geography for the use of Schools. Original half calf, very worn, some loss at extremities of the spine, Engraved title-page + engraved index + 22 double-page engraved maps, with outlines… Read more
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(Bruxelles, Maison d'Edition A. de Boeck, no date, possibly 1930s). Very detailed large folding map, printed in six colours. 1/320 000 scale. Largest dimension is about one metre. Very slight foxing, light dusting on the external labels, small old bookseller's label affixed. Good. .
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