Auction 103, Lot 449

"A New Map of Turkey in Asia Divided into its Provinces, from the Best Authorities", Cary, John

Subject: Near and Middle East

Period: 1801 (dated)

Publication: New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
21 x 18.2 inches
53.3 x 46.2 cm

Covers the region around the eastern coast of the Black Sea, down to Armenia, Kurdistan, Syria, and the Holy Land. The eastern edge of the Mediterranean Sea is shown with a well-detailed Cyprus and extending to the mouth of the Nile River. Much information with towns, topography and caravan routes.

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Condition: B

Some marginal flaws and light toning along centerfold, otherwise very good.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Unsold

Closed on 6/11/2003

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