ROY ET DESERT DE BARCA et L'EGYPTE Divisée en ses douze Callifs, ou Gouvernemens, Par le Sr SANSON d'Abbeville Geographe ordinaire du Roy, A PARIS, Chez P. Avecq privilege du Roy pour vingt Ans 1655. On back, some handwritten text in olf French, written at the same period of the map, and depicting the map. Active from 1627, Sanson published its first major map, the Postes de France, in 1632, with the publisher Melchior Tavernier. After having published a few general atlases alone, he worked with the print editor Pierre Mariette.
Edition: Paris, dated 1655, XVIIe Century. Size with margins : 56,5 x 42,5 cm / 22 x 16,5 inches. Condition : some foxing in the center, 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 "EGYPT LYBIA 1655 NICOLAS SANSON UNUSUAL LARGE ANTIQUE MAP IN COLORS" is in sale since Friday, October 16, 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.