"Nieuwe Kaart van 't Eiland Maltha met Gozo en Comino...", Tirion, Isaac
Period: 1761 (dated)
Publication: Nieuwe en Beknopte Hand Atlas
Color: Hand Color
18.2 x 11.1 inches
46.2 x 28.2 cm
Handsome, large map of the Maltese Islands with superb detail of the topography, roads, villages and fortifications. The important forts, harbors and Valetta are particularly well illustrated with a key locating important sites. A nice compass rose orients north in the lower right corner.
References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.TIR-2a.
Issued folding with a hint of offsetting and a professionally replaced binding trim at top right.