"Carte pour Conduire a l'Inteligence de l'Histoire Sacree, qui Renferme en Abrege … Quatrieme Periode du Monde…", Chatelain, Henry Abraham
Subject: Middle East and Eastern Mediterranean
Period: 1720 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Historique…
Color: Hand Color
18.8 x 15.5 inches
47.8 x 39.4 cm
Intriguing folio sheet with three maps of the Holy Land with text and family trees describing the region during biblical times. At upper left a map of Palestine is divided into Galilee, Samaria, and Judea as traveled through by Jesus Christ. At upper right a map of the Eastern Mediterranean illustrates the travels of the Apostles. And at center is a map of the Middle East for the understanding of the history of the Kings. The balance of the sheet is comprised of genealogical diagrams and historical text.
References: Laor #212.
There is a bit of minor toning in the top margin.