ASIA AND ITS ISLANDS ACCORDING TO D'ANVILLE; DIVIDED INTO EMPIRES, KINGDOMS, STATES, REGIONS, &CA. WITH THE EUROPEAN POSSESSIONS AND SETTLEMENTS IN THE EAST INDIES AND... ALL THE DISCOVERIES MADE IN THE EASTERN PARTS BY THE ENGLISH UNDER CAPTN. COOK.

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Jean Baptiste Bourguignon Anville


Asia and its islands according to d'Anville; divided into empires, kingdoms, states, regions, &ca. with the European possessions and settlements in the East Indies and... all the discoveries made in the eastern parts by the English under Captn. Cook.

Copper plate engraving, 1794
Joined four sheet map. 40 1/2 x 47" (103 x 119.5 cm) plus narrow margins.
Good condition save for two tears in the lower left corner which have been professionally repaire. Full original body color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 61895
Price: $2,750.00
Publisher : London Published by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53 Fleet Street 12th May, 1794.
A handsome large scale map of Asia. Highly detailed, noting thousands of place names. The title cartouche depicts an arab merchant, his camel and trading goods. Maps