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(MAP) DELISLE, GUILLAUME
Mappe-monde dressee sur les observations... Paris: Chez l'Auteur sur le Quai de l'Horologe a la Couronede Diamans avec Privilege du Roy vingt ans 1700. n.d. [c. 1730]

Double-page engraved hemisphere map with hand-coloring. The title framed within an elegant cartouche featuring the French coat-of-arms, balanced by a flowing banner, with female allegorical representations atop each hemisphere. An early edition of Delisle's mappe-monde, with address notation in the lower cartouche at Quai de l'Horologe, the banner across the top advertises Delisle's upcoming publication. Crease to center; margins lightly toned; otherwise near fine. Framed and matted.

Property from the Estate of Sydney M. Arenberg, Glencoe, Illinois
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(MAP) DELISLE, GUILLAUME. Mappe-monde dressee sur les o

Estimate $1,000 - $2,000Apr 10, 2013
Starting Price $500
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