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Samuel Purchas / Jodocus Hondius:  Turcicum Imperium

Maps of the Mediterranean


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Title: Turcicum Imperium

Map Maker: Samuel Purchas /  Jodocus Hondius

Place / Date: London / 1625

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 7.5 x 6 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $295.00

Inventory ID: 45082


Description:

Striking map of the region bounded by the Mediterranean, Greece and Italy in the West, and Saudi Arabia, the Persian Gulf and Caspian Sea in the east and centered on Turkey and Cyprus.

Includes English text on both sides. From the 1625-26 edition of Purchas His Pilgrims, one of the seminal early 17th Century English Language travel works. On a 13 x 9 inch sheet with English text, front and back.


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Maps of Asia Minor
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Maps of the Mediterranean
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