Map Of The Snowy Mountains Kilima-Ndjaro
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An interesting and scarce pamphlet from the Society's Journal publishing the papers read before the Society in 1863/64 recounting the expedition of Baron Charles Von Der Decken in the Djagga country immediately south of the mountain. One of the earliest detailed maps of the region by one of the first Europeans to attempt an ascent of the mountain. The map is accompanied by six, uncut, pages of text.
region: Maps of Eastern Africa
mapmaker: Royal Geographical Society
place and date of publication: London 1864
medium and colour: steelplate, original outline colourref: 43736
size in mm: 195 by 195mm (7.75 by 7.75 inches).
Price: £ 200
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