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Description de la Ville d'Alexandrie et des Antiquites Remarquables qu'on y voit

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A magnificent panoramic view of the great Egyptian port city of Alexandria accompanied by detailed views of the ruins of Cleopatra's palace, the Obelisk of Alexandria, and "the interior construction of towers." The images are keyed to the surrounding text descriptions. From Volume Six of Chatelain's Atlas Historique.
Item Number: G453
Cartographer: Chatelain
Place & Date: Amsterdam / 1719
Size: 19" x 14 1/2"
Condition: b&w; overall age toning; repaired split along bottom centerfold
Price: SOLD