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

SKU: 2426g
$120.00Price
  • Title

    Alexandrie

  • Map Maker Specifics

    Allain Manesson-Mallet, 1683, Paris

  • Size

    6 x 4 in. plus margins

  • Condition

    Very good.  Clear strike, nice coloring.  Slight toning, mostly in the margins.  Several marginal soil spots.