Mallet’s Map of Ancient Egypt

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Copper engraving, 15.5 x 10.5 cm, black and white, trivial stain top left, French text on verso; map of ancient Egypt from Mallet’s Description de l’Univers, first published in Paris in 1683 and reprinted with German text in Frankfurt the following year. Mallet was a military engineer, cartographer and mathematician in the service of the French King, Louis XIV.

Title

Mallet’s Ancient Egypt

Mapmaker(s)

MALLET, Allain Manesson

Publisher

THIERRY, Denys

Place of publication

Paris

Date of publication

c.1683

Colour

black and white

Printed Area Measurements

15.5 x 10.5 cm