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Syria / Cypern / Palestina / Mesopotamia / Babylonia . . .

Munster, S.
Syria / Cypern / Palestina / Mesopotamia / Babylonia . . ., [1545]
10.25 x 13.75 in.
Uncolored.
Very Good, with moderate toning and a few marginal wormholes.
 
Woodcut map of the Levant, including modern day Cyprus, Israel, Lebanon, Syria, and Jordan, as well as parts of Saudi Arabia and Egypt. The map was published in Munsterís most influential work, the Cosmographia. Place names include Petra, Jerusalem, Damascus and Babylon. Relief is shown pictorially, and we see nomadic tents, an oasis, and cedars in the hills of Lebanon.

Laor, #525
 
Price: SOLD
 
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