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A correct map of the Ottoman empire by Thomas Bowen. Middle East Arabia 1779

A correct map of the Ottoman empire by Thomas Bowen. Middle East Arabia 1779

A correct map of the Ottoman empire by Thomas Bowen. Middle East Arabia 1779
A correct map of the Ottoman empire, including all the Countries, possessed by or tributary to the Turks, in Europe, Asia & Africa, with part of the adjacent territories, according to the latest observations by Thomas Bowen. Title of map:'A correct map of the Ottoman empire, including all the Countries, possessed by or tributary to the Turks, in Europe, Asia & Africa, with part of the adjacent territories, according to the latest observations by Thomas Bowen.

The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to show the level of printed detail. This map is folding hence the centrefold line may show on the image below. This fascinating map contains numerous anecdotal comments, such as "Mountains where emeralds are found", "At this well the Pilgrims strip", "Ruins of a Great Palace". IMAGE SIZE: Approx 34.5 x 44.5cm, 13.5 x 17.5 inches (Large); Please note that this is a folding map.

PROVENANCE: A New and Complete System of Geography containgin a full accurate, authentic and interesting account and description of Europe, Asia, Africa and America etc. By Charles Theodore Middleton printed fo J.

VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain. CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. However, please note: Light crease. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above.

I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy. The term'original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique. Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving, copperplate, wood cut and lithography. REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes.

DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und Stadt ansichten. ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPA√ĎA: Mapas antiquos y impresiones antiguas. The item "A correct map of the Ottoman empire by Thomas Bowen. Middle East Arabia 1779" is in sale since Monday, June 18, 2018.

This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "richben1066" and is located in London.

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  • Source (Media Type): Book
  • Size: Approx 34.5 x 44.5cm, 13.5 x 17.5 inches
  • Item condition: Good- please read full description below
  • Verso: There is nothing on the reverse, which is plain
  • Provenance/Origin: Please scroll down - see detail below
  • Original/Reproduction: Original (defined below-doesn't imply uniqueness)
  • Date Printed: 1779
  • Original/ Repro: Original


A correct map of the Ottoman empire by Thomas Bowen. Middle East Arabia 1779