A collection of sixteen maps. [nineteenth-twentieth century]
R.A.F. Topographic Navigation Chart. Persian Gulf TNC H-6. War office and Air Ministry, c.1964, large folding coloured map (1045 x 1450mm.), minor marginal staining
Persian Gulf. War Office, c.1941, coloured folding map (757 x 982mm.), minor staining
The Middle East. Edinburgh: John Bartholomew & Son Ltd., c.1960, large folding coloured map (774 x 1010mm.), printer's title and advertisement mounted to verso, one minor marginal tear
CIA maps of the Middle East, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, the Persian Gulf and Iraq. King of Prussia, PA: Franklin Maps, c.1978, large folding coloured map, three maps on one sheet, printed recto and verso (875 x 1130mm.)
Riyadh. War Office, c.1945, folding colured map (632 x 790mm.)
Al Jauf. War Office, c.1945, folding coloured map (632 x 790mm.)
Bagdad. War Office, c.1945, folding coloured map (647 x 735mm.)
Hofuf. War Office, c.1945, folding coloured map (630 x 790mm.)
Bandar Abbas. War Office, c.1945, folding coloured map (650 x 740mm.), manuscript annotation in top left corner, minor staining
Mackat. [Muscat]. c.1982, Russian text, folding coloured map (580 x 700mm.)
Абу-Даби. [Abu Dhabi]. c.1976, Russian text, folding coloured map (570 x 680mm.)
Arabia. Royal Air Force, , large folding coloured map (521 x 1360mm.)
Persia with parts of Afghanistan, Baluchistan, Turkey in Asia. London: Edward Stanford, [late nineteenth-century], coloured map, mounted on linen, edge-mounted in cloth portfolio
Habbaniya-Shaibah. Strip No.12. War Office, 1945, folding coloured map, backed on linen (890 x 304mm.), staining
Mediterranean and the Middle East. London Geographers' Map Co. Ltd., [c.1956], folding map, coloured in outline, edge-mounted in paper wrappers
Bandar Abbas. Dehra Dun: Survery of India Offices, c.1941, coloured folding map
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