Auction 142, Lot 603

"Turkey in Asia: or Asia Minor &c. Agreeable to Modern History", Moll, Herman

Subject: Turkey

Period: 1745 (circa)

Publication: Salmon's Modern History

Color: Black & White

9.8 x 7.6 inches
24.9 x 19.3 cm

This uncommon map focuses on the Turkish Empire in Asia, showing the extent of the empire to include Cyprus, Syria, the Holy Land, northern Iraq, Armenia and much of Georgia. Published in London in Thomas Salmon's Modern History: or the Present State of All Nations.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) G.SALM-1c #12.

Condition: A

Watermarked paper with two small chips in blank margins that have been repaired with Japanese tissue.

Estimate: $150 - $180


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