"Geographiae Sacrae ex V. & N. Test. Defumtae Tabula Secunda in qua Terra Promissa", Sanson, Nicolas
Subject: Holy Land
Period: 1704 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
19.5 x 15.3 inches
49.5 x 38.9 cm
A fine map illustrating the lands described in the Old and New Testament. The Kishon River connects the Mediterranean to the Sea of Galilee. The map is graced with a cartouche drawn by H. Eland, showing Joshua being presented with a survey of Canaan by his spies. This edition was published by Francois Halma, after Sanson's map of 1662.
References: Laor #692.
A dark impression on strong paper. The margins have a few faint spots.