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Mappemonde ou Description General du Globe Terrestre.

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The world in two spheres, featuring "I. de Californie," a large Antarctica, the routes of Shouten, Drake, Cavendish, and other explorers, many navigational details and ships at sea. This highly decorative and information-rich map also includes maps of the sun and moon, elegant scrollwork surrounding the spheres, and below the spheres, tables of the countries in each continent and definitions of geographical and hydrographical terms.
Item Number: 327
Cartographer: Henri Chatelain
Place & Date: Amsterdam / 1705
Size: 17 1/4" x 13 1/4"
Condition: wash color; overall age toning, repaired splits in margin centerfolds
Price: SOLD