Mariette Rue St Jacques a l'Esperance, Avec Privilege du Roy, pour Vingt Ans 1655. The maps covers the Red Sea, Abyssinia, zanzibar, Congo, and the northern part of Madagascar. Active from 1627, Sanson published its first major map, the Postes de France, in 1632, with the publisher Melchior Tavernier. After the publication of a few general atlases alone, he worked with the print editor Pierre Mariette. Nicholas Sanson was the first in France to realise a World atlas.Edition: Paris, chez Pierre Mariette, dated 1655, 1st edition, XVIIe Century. Size with margins : 57 x 44,5 cm / 22,4 x 17,3 inches. Condition : good condition, handed colored.
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 "EAST AFRICA 1655 NICOLAS SANSON UNUSUAL LARGE ANTIQUE MAP 17TH CENTURY" is in sale since Wednesday, July 22, 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.