[NO. 66] Alger
[NO. 66] “Alger”
From Mallets's Description de I'Univers Contenant les Differents Systemes du Monde, les Cartes Generales & Particulieres de la Geographie Ancienne et Moderne... Paris: Chez Denys Thierry (1683) Hand colored steel engraved. Paper size is approx. 5 x 8 inches. Matted and shrink wrapped, with mat size of 9 x 12 inches. $75.00
Alain Manesson Mallet (1630-1706) was a French cartographer and engineer who is most know for his monumental work Description de I'Univers... that included star charts, maps of the ancient and modern world, as well as texts on the religions, customs, and governments of the various nations of the world.
This & over 100 more original maps are currently on display throughout museum & in the Osa's Ark Museum Store are part of a fundraiser exhibition designed by Lloyd Zimmer Books & Maps of Chanute, Kansas.
As a part of several centennial commemorations planned from 1917-1921, Lloyd Zimmer has curated this collection of maps to cover the various locations explored by Martin + Osa johnson from Chanute to North Borneo and everything in between.
When you purchase any map, half the money is donated to the museum's educational programs! Thank you fro your support of the museum.
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