"Carte exacte des Postes et Routes de l'Empire d'Allemagne divisee en ses Cercles", Covens & Mortier
Subject: Central Europe
Period: 1730 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22.7 x 18 inches
57.7 x 45.7 cm
Richly engraved and highly detailed map detailing the postal routes and roads in Germany, Bohemia, Austria and Switzerland. Much additional information including topography, fishing banks in the North Sea and river systems. Compass rose and decorative mile cartouche.
Good, strong copper engraving with original hand color. Trace of toning along centerfold and trace of offsetting in blank area, still very good.