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1730. Map. Engraving, image measures 12 x 17 inches, folded as issued, light staining to margins but overall in good condition. Fantasy bird's-eye view of the ancient city of Jerusalem showing its divisions with the Temple of Solomon and the Royal palace and gardens prominently depicted. The map is oriented with west at top. From Calmet's Dictionnaire historique, LAOR 975.
London: Chapman and Hall, 1844. Map. Engraving. 16 3/8 x 13 1/4 inches. Some light toning but otherwise in good condition. This incredibly detailed map of Palestine includes Lebannon, Syria and part of (Hauran) now Jordan. A creative tab by the publisher extends the geography above the upper right margin. An inset Plan of Jerusalem with 16 architectural references is included in the lower right corer. The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, or SDUK was formed in 1826.....