Item #299191 Isles Molucques. Pierre DUVAL.

Isles Molucques

Paris: Pierre Duval, 1676.

Miniature map. Uncolored engraving. Image measures 4" x 5", page measures 5 7/8" x 5 1/2".

This charming miniature map shows the Maluku Islands, or the "Spice Islands". Extends from Philippines in this North to Timor in the South, and from Borneo at the western border to New Guinea in the east. The map is in very good condition. Original centerfold.

Pierre Duval (1618-1683) was the nephew and apprentice of Nicolas Sanson. His widow Marie Desmartz Duval and two daughters continued his business in Paris into the early 18th century. This map was published his " Le Monde Terrestre".

Binding: Unbound
Language: English

Price: $165.00

Item #299191

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