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Nicholas Sanson:  Parte du Zanguebar ou Sont les Costes d'Ajan et Abex &c . . . (and) Le Zanguebar . . .

Maps East Africa


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Title: Parte du Zanguebar ou Sont les Costes d'Ajan et Abex &c . . . (and) Le Zanguebar . . .

Map Maker: Nicholas Sanson

Place / Date: Paris / 1657 (1683)

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 11 x 7.5 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $125.00

Inventory ID: 50142


Description:

Fine old color example of this finely engraved pair of maps of the East African Coastline, from the Red Sea to just south of Mozambique,  first published by Nicholas Sanson in 1657. 

Sanson was the Royal Geographer to the King of France and perhaps the most important commercial mapmaker of his generation.


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