1755 HUGE MAP of North AFRICA Egypt Tripoli Syria Nile Barbary Sahara ATLAS. Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville (1697 1782), was both a geographer and cartographer who greatly improved the standards of map-making. His maps of ancient geography, characterized by careful, accurate work and based largely on original research, are especially valuable. We find other examples of this map elsewhere; but none of which are for sale!
Cartographer: Jean-Baptiste Bourguignon dAnville; Solomon Bolton. Title: Africa Performed by the Sr.Danville under the patronage of the Duke of Orleans. Revised and Improved by Mr. Northern Africa : Barbary; Egypt; Guiney; Abessinia; Yemen; Tripoli; Syria. Zaara (Sahara) Desert; Nile River; Mediterranean Sea; Red Sea; Gulf of Guiney. Wear as seen in photos. 39in X 22.25in (99cm x 56.5cm). The item "1755 HUGE MAP of North AFRICA Egypt Tripoli Syria Nile Barbary Sahara ATLAS" is in sale since Thursday, November 13, 2014.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps". The seller is "schilb_antiquarian_books" and is located in Columbia, Missouri. This item can be shipped worldwide.