and Penelope Betz welcome you to
Antique Maps & Prints, specializing in fine original
antique maps from the 16th
centuries. Our inventory is strongest in antiquarian maps of Africa
though we have fine antique maps of the world & other regions as
We are retiring
from the antique map business at the end of December and will
be closing our business and this website. We have
appreciated your business over the years, and we will miss
seeing you at various map events & fairs, including the London
& Paris Fairs as well as the Miami Map Fair.
We still have some maps and books remaining on our web site.
We hope you will take a look, especially at those related to
maps of Europe and antiquarian and reference books (these can
be found under "Books" on our
"Index to All Maps &
Books" webpage, or by clicking on the following
link for "Books & Atlases").
If you find something of interest, please make us an offer.
All books and maps are offered subject to prior sale.
All packaging & shipping is at cost.
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You may find detailed information,
including book reviews and a Corrigenda and
Addenda, of our new publication on antique
maps, The Mapping of Africa: A Cartobibliography of
Printed Maps of the African Continent to 1700, via the
following link on our web site:
Maps & Prints - The Mapping of Africa Book.
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