North Africa

LEO AFRICANUS, Joannes. A geographical historie of Africa. Translated and collected by John Pory. London 1600. Facsimile edition. Amsterdam, New York, Da Capo Press, 1969. Large 8vo. Cloth. With folding map. (8),60,420 pp. Leo Africanus or more properly al-Hassam bid Mahammad al-Wazzan al Zaygati was an early 16th century traveller who recorded in great detail the North African kingdoms. [Boeknr.: 35045 ]

€ 65,00

PESKIN, Lawrence A. Captives and countrymen. Barbary slavery and the American public, 1785-1816. Baltimore, The John Hopkins University Press, (2009). Cloth, with dust-jacket. IX,256 pp. 'In the late 18th and early 19th centuries the Barbary States capured and held for ranson nearly five hundred American sailors'. [Boeknr.: 33165 ]

€ 35,00

PIJNACKER, Cornelis. Historysch verhael van den steden Thunes, Algiers ende andere steden in Barbarien gelegen. Ingeleid en toegelicht door G.S. van Krieken. 's Gravenhage, Martinus Nijhoff, 1975. Cloth. With map and portrait. VIII,206 pp. Linschoten-Vereeniging LXXV. - Account of a 17th century Dutch ambassador to North Africa. [Boeknr.: 3740 ]

€ 25,00

ZATTA, Antonio. Le coste di Barbaria ovvero i regni di Marocco di Fez di Algeri di Tunisi di Tripoli coi Paesi circonvicini. Venezia, Antonio Zatta et Figli, 1784. Engraved map of the Barbary Coast with parts of Spain, Italy and Turkey, with nice cartouche, coloured in outline. Ca. 32 x 41,5 cm. This fine map by the Italian cartographer Antonio Zatta (fl. 1757 - April 2, 1797), was included in one of the greatest atlas of the 18th century, Atlante Novissimo, a four volume atlas of the world. [Boeknr.: 34191 ]

€ 275,00

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