Mallet’s Map of Sicily

£150.00

Isle de Sicile

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Quick Description

Title

Mallet’s Sicily

Mapmaker(s)

MALLET, Allain Manesson

Publisher

THIERRY, Denys

Place of publication

Paris

Date of publication

c.1683

Colour

modern

Printed Area Measurements

14.5 x 10.2 cm

Full Description

Copper engraving, 14.5 x 10.2 cm, modern hand colour, French text on verso; a map of Sicily, 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.