This is magnificent large-scale map of ancient Turkey and northern Middle East with the southern and eastern portions of the the Black Sea, eastern Mediterranean Sea, Aegean Sea and its islands including Crete and Cyprus. Great deal of detail is provided as to topography and settlements with many ancient place names. Insets are that of Troy and a smaller one of the Bosphorus. Published in London by Robert Sayer.
1764 d'Anville Map of Turkey and Parts of the Middle East
Asiae, quae vulgo Minor Dicitur, et Syriae, Tabula Geographica…
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J d'Anville, 1764, London
20 x 24.5 in. plus margins
Very Good. Slight toning, mostly at margins. Slight soiling. Splits at issued centerfold. Nicely color outlined.