Culemborg: Nicholaas Goetzee, 1749.
Map. Uncolored engraving. 21.5" x 18.75". Shows some wear at edges. In very good condition.
A beautiful map of an area that includes present-day Israel, Palestine and Jordan with delicate illustrations at bottom. The scene in the lower right shows a radiant Moses looking over the promised land which he cannot cross. Engraved by Jan Caspar Philips for the map. Willem Albert Bachiene (1712-1783) was an army chaplain and astronomer based in Maastricht.
Condition: Very Good