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Carte Reduite des Costes Occidentales d’Afrique..
|Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) was the first Ingenieur Hydrographe de la Marine, and also Official Hydrographer to the French King and one of the most important French cartographers of the mid-eighteenth century. Bellin produced a substantial number of important separately issued maps, particularly reflecting continuing discoveries and political events in the Americas.|
|Title||Carte Reduite des Costes Occidentales d’Afrique..|
Detailed map of the western coast of Afrika showing Senegal, Gambia, Guinea, Mauretania and the Cap Verdes. Partly the Canaries, with a decorativ cartouche and wind rose.
|Place of Publication||Paris|
|Dimensions (cm)||87 x 55 cm|
( A reproduction can be ordered individually on request. )