Middle East - Arabia - Bellin


Middle East - Arabia - Bellin

Product no.: 3183
£250.00


Bellin, Jacques Nicolas the Elder (1703-1772):  Carte de la coste d’Arabie, et Golfe de Perse...Comte de Maurepas en 1740.

Paris, 1740 

copper engraved map; overall size 24,5 x 27,5 cm; plate size 23 x 26 cm.  folds as issued; some faint foxing;  some faint off-set; cropped close to lower left platemark as issued; some faint printer’s creases; stitch holes; some remnants of paper guard on verso; o/w vg cond.

Very detailed map of Arabia with Bahrain and Mecca by Bellin, published for La Harpe’s ‘L’Histoire Generale des Voyages’. Watermarked. With small decorative cartouche.

Ref: 3183 

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