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Africa 1722 Guillaume Delisle / Buache Large Antique Engraved Map 18th Century

Africa 1722 Guillaume Delisle / Buache Large Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Africa 1722 Guillaume Delisle / Buache Large Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Africa 1722 Guillaume Delisle / Buache Large Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Africa 1722 Guillaume Delisle / Buache Large Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Africa 1722 Guillaume Delisle / Buache Large Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Africa 1722 Guillaume Delisle / Buache Large Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Africa 1722 Guillaume Delisle / Buache Large Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Africa 1722 Guillaume Delisle / Buache Large Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Africa 1722 Guillaume Delisle / Buache Large Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Africa 1722 Guillaume Delisle / Buache Large Antique Engraved Map 18th Century

Africa 1722 Guillaume Delisle / Buache Large Antique Engraved Map 18th Century

CARTE D'AFRIQUE Dressée pour l'usage du ROY Par Guillaume Delisle Premier Geographe de sa MAJESTE, de l'Académie Royale des Sciences. A PARIS Chez l'Auteur sur le Quay de l'Horloge du Palais.

Avec Privilege du Roy 1722. Delisle was the the first geographe to show the correct source of the Blue Nile. In this map, he adds the improvment of the depiction of Lake Myassa (Moravi). At this period, we did not know about the interior of the continent, but Delisle gives interesting informations about the locations of native tribes. Size with margins : 54,5 x 67 cm / 21,2 x 26,3 inches. Good condition, upper and lower margins cleverly extended, on strong paper. Paris, edited in 1745 by Buache, 18th century.

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. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps".

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  • Cartographer/Publisher: Guillaume De L'Isle
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Year: 1722
  • Date Range: 1700-1799
  • Country/Region: Madagascar


Africa 1722 Guillaume Delisle / Buache Large Antique Engraved Map 18th Century