Arabia interior East Africa Nile source 1792 rare Elwe Delisle large map

Arabia interior East Africa Nile source 1792 rare Elwe Delisle large map
Arabia interior East Africa Nile source 1792 rare Elwe Delisle large map
Arabia interior East Africa Nile source 1792 rare Elwe Delisle large map

Arabia interior East Africa Nile source 1792 rare Elwe Delisle large map
Carte de l’Egypte de la Nubie de l’Abissinie &c.. (North Eastern Africa- Barbary Coast-Nile River- Red Sea- Arabia- Persian Gulf). Issued 1792, Amsterdam by Jan Elwe after Delisle for l’Academic Royal des Sciences a Paris. Rare large format late 18th century Dutch map. Engraved with original hand color. Wonderful details, including Nile source lakes and mountains, endless notes about tribes, kings and kingdoms, speculative and apocryphal terrain features, etc. Arabian peninsula shown in it’s entirety although Red Sea coastlines are very poorly rendered (see Al Ankary). Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, slight wrinkling down center fold area, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. Original centerfold as issued. 21 1/8″H x 24 1/2″W. Engraved Area Measures c. 19 1/8″H x 22 1/8″W. Arabian Peninsula in Old European Maps. 116 (showing the Delisle version which is almost identical to this Elwe re-issue of the same plate). Al Ankary notes numerous topographical features of interest within Arabia. Gulf in Historic Maps. Arabia interior East Africa Nile source 1792 rare Elwe Delisle large map. Browse our ever-growing collection! Southeast Asia Philippines Siam Sumatra 1811 John Cary lovely large old map. Isaiah Thomas 1795 Chronicles of Kings of England Ben Saddi Jewish author rare. World map shewing Capt Cook tracks c. Asia Company’s Land outline shown 1796 Doolittle scarce American engraved map. Solar System celestial diagram 1796 Doolittle scarce American engraved print map. New York State 1800 A. Anderson scarce early American engraved map. Egypt Saudi Arabia 1849 Meyer map Mountains of the Moon shown. Ancient Greece Women in Greek Art 1901 Notor fine leather book illustrated LMT’D. Europe ethnic hand color plates of natives 1828 Adams Voyager Travel book. 1883 Wentworth Hotel New Castle New Hampshire old print. Autograph Album American Book Binding decorative c. 1862 leather gilt quill pen. Walpole East & So. Plainville Norfolk County Massachusetts 1888 detailed map. Egypt North Africa Nile Red Sea 1804 Tardieu scarce map. North & Sound Carolina Charleston city plan 1887 Mitchell Bradley large old map. Benjamin Disraeli Earl Beaconsfield 1882 leather books set 11 vols beautiful. Germany Mahren Rhineland 1854 Biller Brunn inset Olmutz Troppau old map. Germany divided into circles Silesia Bohemia Saxony 1730 Moll beautiful old map. Finland Baltic Scandanavia 1855 E. Schieble engraved specialized map. Arabian Peninsula 1748 Vaugondy engraved miniature map. Norfolk County Massachusetts 1888 large detailed map. All items are sent well-packed to arrive as you see them. Maps and prints are sent either rolled in sturdy 3-inch-wide tubes or, if small, in a rigid cardboard mailer. The item “Arabia interior East Africa Nile source 1792 rare Elwe Delisle large map” is in sale since Wednesday, April 24, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps”. The seller is “oldmapsoldbooks” and is located in Dover, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.
Arabia interior East Africa Nile source 1792 rare Elwe Delisle large map