"Alexandri Magni Expeditio", Hondius/Purchas
Subject: Near & Middle East
Period: 1625 (circa)
Publication: Purchas His Pilgrimes
Color: Hand Color
7.4 x 5.9 inches
18.8 x 15 cm
Charming small map showing the region conquered by Alexander the Great stretching from Greece through northern India. Asia Minor is shown in detail in the inset. Decorated with a strapwork title cartouche and two medallions. On a full sheet of English text measuring 8.2 x 13".
There is minor show-through of text on verso and marginal soiling.