"CARTE PARTICULIERE DE L'EGYPTE, DE LA NUBIE ET DE L'ABYSSINIE Dressée sur les Mémoires les plus Nouveaux, & les Observations les plus exactes". The map depicts Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia and the Arabian Peninsula. Apart from the topographical details the map is filled with explanatory notes. His famous work is the "Atlas Historique", published in seven volumes between 1705 and 1720. This encyclopedic work explains the history and the genealogy of the continents, with the geography, cosmography, topography, heraldry, and ethnography.
The text is from Nicolas Gueudeville, a French geographer. Henri Chatelain represents the golden age of French cartography. Edition : Amsterdam, L'Honoré et Chatelain, 1719, XVIIIe Century. Size with margins : 56 x 44,5 cm / 22 x 17,3 inches.
WE DON'T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item "ARABIAN PENINSULA EGYPT AFRICA 1719 by HENRI CHATELAIN LARGE ANTIQUE MAP" is in sale since Wednesday, August 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps".The seller is "efi6" and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.