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Stanford's Map of Africa

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Stanford's Map of Africa

Date of publication:

  • c.1894
  • Place of publication:


  • original
  • Also published in Stanford’s London Atlas, our example of this map of Africa was separately issued and illustrates the speed and scale of the Scramble for Africa.

    The map shows that the Lado Enclave has been ceded to the Congo Free State (which event took place in 1894), although the territory ceded in return is not clearly demarcated.  Read more

    Condition & Materials 

    Lithographed folding map, printed area measurement  67 x 56 cm, printed in colours, dissected into 20 panels and laid on linen, folding into publisher’s red cloth covers with printed paper label.  Read less