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An uncommon atlas of sea charts of the Mediterranean

ROUX, Joseph.

Carte de la mer Mediterranée en douze feuilles, dédiée à M.gr le Duc de Choiseul Colonel General des Suisses et Grisons. Ministre de la Guerre et de la Marine.
Marseilles, 1764. Folio, contemporary full blind-stamped calf, rebacked twelve folding charts of the Mediterranean on thick paper.

An important atlas of sea charts of the Mediterranean Sea, showing the entire coast line, with harbours and coastal towns, depths and anchorages. Although it had been published nearly forty years earlier, Admiral Nelson used one on his flagship, HMS Victory, when he was commander-in-chief of the British Navy's Mediterranean fleet, until his death at Trafalgar in 1805.
Plates:
Premiere Feuille. From Cadiz & the Straits of Gibraltar to Oran & Cartagene. 560 x 800mm.
IIe Feuille. The Balearics & Algiers. 800 x 550mm.
IIIe Feuille. From Languedoc to Corsica & Elba. 560 x 820mm.
IVe Feuille. The Tyrrhenian Sea. 555 x 810mm.
Ve Feuille. Minorca, Sardinia & Tunisia. 560 x 820mm.
VIe Feuille. Sicily, Malta & Libya. 785 x 560mm.

VIIe Feuille. The Adriatic Sea. 555 x 795mm.

VIIIe Feuille. Morea & Libya. 810 x 550mm. Zacharakis: 1962.
IXe Feuille. Crete, Libya & Egypt. 555 x 810mm. Zacharakis: 1963.
Xe Feuille. Southern Turkey, Cyprus, Palestine & Egypt. 805 x 555mm. Zacharakis: 1964.
XIe Feuille. The southern Aegean & Crete. 560 x 810mm. Zacharakis: 1965, illus.
XIIe Feuille. The northern Aegean & the Dardanelles. 560 x 830mm. Zacharakis: 1966, illus.


Stock ID : 11186

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Stock Id :11186

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An uncommon atlas of sea charts of the Mediterranean

ROUX, Joseph.

Carte de la mer Mediterranée en douze feuilles, dédiée à M.gr le Duc de Choiseul Colonel General des Suisses et Grisons. Ministre de la Guerre et de la Marine.
Marseilles, 1764. Folio, contemporary full blind-stamped calf, rebacked twelve folding charts of the Mediterranean on thick paper.

An important atlas of sea charts of the Mediterranean Sea, showing the entire coast line, with harbours and coastal towns, depths and anchorages. Although it had been published nearly forty years earlier, Admiral Nelson used one on his flagship, HMS Victory, when he was commander-in-chief of the British Navy's Mediterranean fleet, until his death at Trafalgar in 1805.
Plates:
Premiere Feuille. From Cadiz & the Straits of Gibraltar to Oran & Cartagene. 560 x 800mm.
IIe Feuille. The Balearics & Algiers. 800 x 550mm.
IIIe Feuille. From Languedoc to Corsica & Elba. 560 x 820mm.
IVe Feuille. The Tyrrhenian Sea. 555 x 810mm.
Ve Feuille. Minorca, Sardinia & Tunisia. 560 x 820mm.
VIe Feuille. Sicily, Malta & Libya. 785 x 560mm.

VIIe Feuille. The Adriatic Sea. 555 x 795mm.

VIIIe Feuille. Morea & Libya. 810 x 550mm. Zacharakis: 1962.
IXe Feuille. Crete, Libya & Egypt. 555 x 810mm. Zacharakis: 1963.
Xe Feuille. Southern Turkey, Cyprus, Palestine & Egypt. 805 x 555mm. Zacharakis: 1964.
XIe Feuille. The southern Aegean & Crete. 560 x 810mm. Zacharakis: 1965, illus.
XIIe Feuille. The northern Aegean & the Dardanelles. 560 x 830mm. Zacharakis: 1966, illus.


Stock ID : 11186

£6,500

£6,500

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