A very handsome bird's eye view of Alexandria, Egypt. Lots of detail is offered, including the old city wall and the light-house at the harbor's entrance. Numerous ships are portrayed as well. French text on verso.
1683 Manesson-Mallet Map of Alexandria, Egypt
Map Maker Specifics
Allain Manesson-Mallet, 1683, Paris
6 x 4 in. plus margins
Very good. Clear strike, nice coloring. Slight toning, mostly in the margins. Several marginal soil spots.