1767 Crépy map of river Nile, Egypt and North Africa

1767 map of countries and lands along river Nile: Mouth of the Nile, Mediterranean, Upper Egypt, Middle Egypt (Heptanomes), Lower Egypt, Ethiopia, Red Sea, Sahara, Arabia Petraea…

Carte du térritoire autour de la rivière Nil: bouche du Nil, Égypte Inférieure, Heptonames, Égypte Supérieur, Éthiopie, Arabie Pétrée...

Title in cartouche, image of Greek God in front of ruins of a pyramid, “L’EGYPTE A Paris Chez Crépy 1767

From 'Atlas Nouveau' by George-Louis Le Rouge.

Two lines of text LL giving different scales ‘Stades des Grecs, dont 8 font un mil, ‘Lieues de France 20, au degré'

Copper-plate, hand-colored.

Light toning left border. Three small indentations in the paper at bottom.

35.5 x 25.5 cm //  13 ⅞” x 10”


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