Europe in the Time of Charlemagne 1836 Brue large detailed historical mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
L'Europe Sous Charlemagne.
(Europe, Historical Maps, Holy Roman Empire, Empire of Charlemagne, Umayyad Caliphate, Kingdom of Asturias, Lombard Kingdom, Anglo-Saxon England, Byzantine Empire, Empire of the Avars).
Issued 1836, Paris by A. Brue. [Delagrave].
Lovely and uncommon early 19th century folio sheet antique map. Engraved with original hand color, piano key border.
Longitude given from Paris. Small color key indicating political divisions as they then existed. Inset map shows the division of the Frankish kingdoms.
Minor light offsetting, but overall clean and attractive.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 19" x 24 1/2".
Engraved area measures c. 14" x 20".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 1, p. 199.