''CHART OF THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA'' c. 1817 - Thomson

$595.00

''CHART OF THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA.'' Edinburgh: John Thomson, c. 1817. Very fine engraved map with original hand-coloring. (Ref: Phillips #731). (Image: 19 1/4  x 23 1/2’’)

This map depicts the Mediterranean with countries named and in outline color. Major cities, towns and islands are identified.

The seven insets depict: ''Bay & Roads of Marseilles'', ''The Harbour of Genoa'', ''Plan of the Rock and Bay of Gibraltar…'' ''Leghorn Road'', ''Sketch of the Watering Place of Algeziras'', ''Attack on Algiers by the Fleet under Command of Adml. Lord Exmouth…'' and ''Gulf of Smyrna''.   

Shipped unmatted

  • Inventory Number: M-8987