"Carte pour Servir a l'Intelligence de l'Histoire Eclessiastique & a Faire Connoitre les Persecutions de l'Eglise, les Schismes Dont Elle a Ete Troublee, les Ordre Religieux...", Chatelain, Henry Abraham
Subject: Europe and Mediterranean
Period: 1720 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Historique
Color: Hand Color
47.4 x 19.7 inches
120.4 x 50 cm
Very interesting large French chart illustrating the various religious divisions in Europe and the Mediterranean. At center is a map (13.5 x 8.5") of Europe with adjacent maps (5.7 x 7.2" each) of Egypt and the Holy Land. All surrounded by tables of text describing the persecutions of Christians, chronology of various kingdoms, popes, etc. On two joined sheets as issued.
Issued folding with attractive color. A few of the folds have been archivally reinforced on verso.