Antique Maps, Charts, Plans, Atlases, Globes and Reference Books

you are viewing prices in Pounds Sterling

Click to view prices in other currencies

map search

SecurityMetrics for PCI Compliance, QSA, IDS, Penetration Testing, Forensics, and Vulnerability Assessment


Send a link to this page to a friend

Sections marked with a * can't be left blank. Read our privacy statement.

*your name
*your e-mail address
*your friend's name
*your friend's e-mail address
 your message
 would you like a copy of your e-mail?

Do you know somebody who might be interested in this map? Click the button if you'd like to e-mail a link to this page.

Abissinorum Regnu

hover the cursor over image to pan/zoom, or click the image to view a larger version

Abissinorum Regnu : G. Mercator / J. Hondius

click here to view a large version in a separate window

This attractive map was one of the earliest to focus on today's east Africa, however, very little present detail is recognisable. This edition of a map first published in the Atlas Minor, in 1607, map was published in Historia Mundi or Mercator's atlas, in 1637. This was the first English text edition of the series and this plate has an English text title, outside the map image and English text on the reverse.
mapmakers: G. Mercator   J. Hondius  
place and date of publication: Amsterdam 1607- 1635
medium and colour: copperplate, coloured
size in mm: 135 by 180mm (5.25 by 7 inches).
ref: 42773

Price: £ 240

return to Africa Maps

You might also like

Map Of The Snowy Mountains Kilima-Ndjaro
Map Of The Snowy Mountains Kilima-Ndjaro
by Royal Geographical Society
price: £ 200
British Somaliland, 1903.
British Somaliland, 1903.
by J. Bartholomew
price: £ 80
A Map Of The Albert N'Yanza ... Leading To Its Discovery
A Map Of The Albert N'Yanza ... Leading To Its Discovery
by E.Stanford / Royal Geographical Society
price: £ 420
Nova Aegypti Tabula
Nova Aegypti Tabula
by O. Dapper / J. Ogilby
price: £ 240