Sanaga Kontu Gayaga Gold Bambuk Galam West Africa 1745 Kitchin fine engraved mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
A Map of Part of the Rivers Faleme & Sanaga; with the Countries of Bambuk & Tamba awra,.
Issued 1745, London, by T. Kitchin. Drawn by M. Compagnon.
Fine and uncommon mid-18th century engraved map.Original fold-lines for the now very rare unknown volume which once contained it (a British periodical?).
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet measures c. 12 3/8"H x 12 1/4"W.
Engraved area measures c. 11 3/8"H x 11 1/4"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.