Carte del Egypte dela Nubie del'Abissinie & c

DELISLE, Guillaume. Carte del Egypte dela Nubie del'Abissinie & c.

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DELISLE, Guillaume. Carte del Egypte dela Nubie del'Abissinie & c. Paris, published by the cartographer, November 1707.

Engraved map with contemporary hand-colouringm mweasuring c. 480 x 610 mm; wide margins.
This is an early map (and an early printing thereof) reaching from Southern Anatolia and part of Persia to the Kingdom of Benin, with Egypt in the centre. Deslisle, a member of the French Royal Academy of Sciences, is renown for his accuracy and basing his maps on the latest data gathered by travellers and explorers.

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