Brussels: Vandermaelen, Phillipe Marie, 1827. unbound. Map. Large format lithograph with original hand coloring. Image measures 18.5" x 22.25" very good.
North Eastern coast of Africa and the Mediterranean Sea, including the northern coast of Egypt, the Nile delta and Crete. Double page with centerfold. From Vandermaelen's 6 volume "Atlas universel de geographie physique, politique, statistique et mineralogique, sur l'echelle de 1/16411836". Can be combined as gores to form an immense globe. The atlas was the first to map the world on a uniform scale.