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By: Isaac Tirion
Date: 1761 (dated)
Publication: Nieuwe en Beknopte Hand Atlas
Condition Code: A
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Color: hand color
Size: 18.2 x 11.1 inches
46.3 x 28.2 cm
Handsome, large map of the Maltese Islands with superb detail of the topography, roads, villages and fortifications. The important forts, harbors and Valetta are particularly well illustrated with a key locating important sites. A nice compass rose orients north in the lower right corner.
Condition Description: Issued folding with a hint of offsetting and a professionally replaced binding trim at top right.
Ref: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.TIR-2a.