Mallet’s Map of ConstantinopleSKU: 8099
Mallet’s Map of Constantinople
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15.5 x 11 cm
black and white
Copper engraving, 15.5 x 11 cm, black and white, French text on verso; a view of Constantinople, 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.