c. 1704 – E. Wells – Antiquae Africae Tabula
Titles: “Antiquae Africae Tabula”
Small and uncommon map of Africa, it is a reduced version of Wells’ large map.
Comes from unknown edition of Edward Wells’ popular school book “Tes palai kai tes nyn Oikoumenes Periegesis, sive Dionysii Geographia Emendata & Locupletata Additione scil. Geographiae Hodernae Græco Carmine pariter donatæ. Cum 16 tabulis geographicis. Ab Edv. Wells, A.M.”, published by A. & J. Churchill in London circa 1704.
Cartographer: Edward Wells (1667-1727)
Sheet size: 20,3 x 12,3 cm
Year: c. 1704
Technique: copper engraving
Very good condition. Original hand coloring.
This is an original antique map published circa 1704 and NOT a modern copy or reprint
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