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Africa Orientale. Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Carta Dimostrativa Politica. 193

Africa Orientale. Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Carta Dimostrativa Politica. 193
Africa Orientale. Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Carta Dimostrativa Politica. 193

Africa Orientale. Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Carta Dimostrativa Politica. 193

ERITREA, ETHIOPIA, SOMALIA, CARTA DIMOSTRATIVA POLITICA, ORO, IDROGRAFICA. Bergamo: Cartografia dell Istituto d'Arti Grafiche, circa 1935/1936. A folding map, printed in color and measuring 26 x 20 inches. A few very small holds at folds.

An attractive Italian map showing the horn of Africa and part of the Arabian peninsula. In October, 1935 Mussolini invaded Ethiopia in the Second Italo-Abyssinian War. The following year Ethiopia fell and the Italians merged Italian Eritrea, Italian Somalia and the newly captured Italian Ethiopia into Italian East Africa (Africa Orientale Italiana).

Our circa date derives from a code in the margin, stating "65-35-XIII" possibly meaning 65,000 printed in 1935, the XIIIth year of Musolini's rule; and the recognition of the 1936 borders for Africa Orientale Italiana. " In a box is stated "Carta Allegata al Calendario Anno XIV del P. (National Fascist Party, 1936 was the XIVth year of party rule). There is also a hand-stamp for the Italian Chamber of Commerce, San Francisco. Margolis & Moss have been members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America for over 35 years.

We abide by their standards and ethical guidelines. ERITREA, ETHIOPIA, SOMALIA, CARTA DIMOSTRATIVA POLITICA. 193" is in sale since Monday, November 19, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "twomms" and is located in Santa Fe, New Mexico. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Turks and caicos islands, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation, Canada, South africa, Colombia, Antigua and barbuda, Saint lucia, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion, Montserrat.
Africa Orientale. Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Carta Dimostrativa Politica. 193