1907 Map NORTH AFRICA Morocco ALGERIA Rio de Oro MAURETANIA Tunisia CANARY Is.

£32.90

ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAP


An original circa 1907 map, produced by George Philip and Son for the London Geographical Institute

Entitled:

French North Africa and Morocco



A detailed circa 1907 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. 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. c.keenlyside

Provenance: Produced for an atlas by George Philip and Son. Published: London. circa 1905-1907.


CONDITION /DIMENSIONS

Suitable for framing. It has an original as published fold to the centre. Blank on reverse (blank apart from titles and a key map). There is a little age yellowing, with some staining to bottom border not affecting the main map. It measures overall 510 x 390 mm ( 20 x 15.25 inches ) approx. It originally would have been in an atlas, edge mounted so as to avoid damage to the map, and not stapled. This map will be sent rolled in a protective postal tube; sent RM small parcels; packaged wt. approx 140g.

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