1905 Map NORTH AFRICA Morocco ALGERIA Rio de Oro MAURETANIA Tunisia CANARIES

£22.99
An original antique map.

Antique Map AFRICA NORTH WEST Canary Islands MOROCCO Tunisia

 
An original circa 1905 map, produced by George Philip and Son for the London Geographical Institute

Entitled:

French North Africa and Morocco

 

A detailed circa 1905 map covering areas including: Canary Islands (Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Palma, Ferro, Gomera, Lanzarote, Gran Canaria) - Madeira - Morocco - Great Atlas Mountains - Algeria - Rio de Oro - Tunis - Tripoli (part) - Air or Asben - Sahara Desert - Mauretania - Timbuktu - Fezzan (part) - Damerghu - etc. c.Keenlyside

It shows the principal through routes by land and sea, including Railways, Steamship Routes, Submarine Cables, Goldfields etc.

The principal Oases (oasis). Plus distances to and from various ports in nautical miles.

Provenance: George Philip and Son. Published: London. circa 1905.

 

It has an original "as published" fold to the centre which has been reinforced with stiffer paper. It has a blank reverse (blank apart from titles and a key map). It measures overall 510 x 390 mm ( 20 x 15.25 inches ) approximately, and is ideal for mounting and framing. This map will be sent rolled in a protective postal tube unless otherwise requested (which may have an effect on packaging costs). CIRCA (abbrev: c.) refers to an approximate year when actual year is unknown.

 

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Condition Used
Weight 0.3kg