Mappe-Mondes sur Diverses Projections. Chamouin, Giraldon.

Mappe-Mondes sur Diverses Projections.

Paris: Malte-Brun, 1812. Attractive double hemisphere map of the world, with five other projections; of the North & South Poles, the world on Mercator projection and the East and Western Hemispheres, along with an attractive cartouche with a native american, and maidens frolicking in water, complete with an "Aphrodite" in a boat with doves. From Malte-Brun's Atlas Complet. Showing the discovery of Australia "Nouvelle Hollande"; no land mass at the South Pole. Grrave par Chamouin rue de la Harpe No. 33; Ecrit par Giraldon. With a decorative title cartouche. Image size: 18 1/2 x 13". Paper size: 21 1/2 x 14 1/2". Center fold, faint foxing on outer edges, otherwise very good. Item #15907

Price: $750.00

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