Carte de la Haute et Basse Guinee, Africa - 1780 
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"Map of Upper and Lower Guinea, depuis la Riviere de Sierra Leona, jusq'au Cap Negro. Africa." Antique hand colored map from the "Atlas de Toutes les Parties Connues du Globe Terrestre, Dresse Pour l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des Etablissemens et du Commerce des Europeens dans les deux Indes (Atlas of All Known Parts of Globe, Lists For Philosophical History and Policy establishments and Trade of the Europeans in the two Indies)." Shows the Gold Coast of Africa, Guinee, divergent water currents along the equator and how little was known at the time aside from coastal features and rivers, by Raynal and Bonne, 1780. Very good overall antique condition, with toning and mild foxing. Measures approx. 8.5 x 12.5 inches to the neatline.
Genuine Antique Hand Colored Map
Maker: Raynal and Bonne

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