"Lisle A strong and rich City in the Earldom of Flanders, taken by the Allies in 1708, and restored to the French King by the Treaty of Utrecht", Tindal, Nicholas
Period: 1745 (circa)
Publication: Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England
Color: Hand Color
18.5 x 14 inches
47 x 35.6 cm
Elaborate bird's-eye of the fortifications and city of Lisle, and the surrounding countryside. Decorated with a title cartouche and compass rose, which orients the map with northeast at top. Title at bottom: Plan of the City and Citadel of Lisle. Engraved by J. Basire.
Narrow, but adequate top margin, as issued.