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Matthias Quad / Johann Bussemachaer:  Aphrica

Maps of Africa

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Title: Aphrica

Map Maker: Matthias Quad /  Johann Bussemachaer

Place / Date: Cologne / 1600

Coloring: Uncolored

Size: 12 x 8.5 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $575.00

Inventory ID: 42173


Scarce early map of Africa, published in Cologne by Quad.

Shows a continuous water course from the Nile to South Africa, via a series of lakes in the southern part of the continent. Many interesting early mythical features. Nice wide margins and attractive coloring.

References: Norwich 20.

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