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Lot 0087
  • Map: Die Inseln Hispaniola und Port Ricco oder dess Reichen Schhavens
  • Cartographer: Mallet
  • Place & Date: Frankfurt / 1719
  • Size: 4 3/8" x 5 7/8"
  • Condition: full color; overall age toning, some spotting mostly in margins

    A later German edition of Mallet's beautifully rendered map of Hispaniola and Puerto Rico, with several naval battles taking place in the surrounding waters. From Mallet's Description de l'Univers.

    Allain Manesson Mallet (1630-1706) was a French cartographer and engineer. His major publication "Description de L'Univers" (Description of the World) was first published in 1683 and includes a wide variety of information such as star maps, maps of the ancient and modern world, and descriptions of the customs, religion and politics of the many nations explored in his text. Mallet himself illustrated most of the figures engraved for his books.

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  • Condition

    full color; overall age toning, some spotting mostly in margins?

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    Mallet: Antique Map of Hispaniola / Puerto Rico, 1719

    Estimate $90 - $100Sep 23, 2017
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
    101 Avenue of the Americas
    Suite 900
    New York, NY 10013
    United States
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