[A selection of maps and plates].

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Other Authors: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782.
Format: Book
Published: [S.l.] : [s.n.], 1760-1812.
Physical Description:3 leaves of plates : 17 maps ; 58 cm (fol.)
General note:13 of the maps were drawn by Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville and are numbered to correspond to "Catalogue de cartes géographiques de d'Anville" (1 sheet) pasted onto verso of front cover.
Consists of 17 maps, most of them on double leaves, and 3 double leaves containing Egyptian inscriptions with caption title: "Has tabulas (V. VI. VII) inscriptionem sacris Aegyptiorum et vulgaribus literis itemque Graecis in lapide nigro ac praeduro insculptam exhibentes ad formam et modulum exemplaris inter spolia ex bello Aegyptiaco nuper reportati et in Museo Britannico asservati suo sumptu incidendas curavit Soc. Antiquar. Londin. A.D. MDCCCIII"
Printer and place of imprint varies.
The maps are dated between 1760 and 1812; the inscriptions are dated between 1802 and 1803.
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