Egypt North Africa 1805 Cary folio Map large Delta inset Red Sea Arabia PetraeaBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
A New Map of Egypt, from the Latest Authorities.
Issued c.1805, London, by Cary.
Large oversized early 19th century engraved map, with original hand color.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, some offsetting from title oval and inset, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Includes inset map of the Delta and Adjacent Parts, upon an Enlarged Scale.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 21 3/8"H x 25"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 19"H x 21"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.