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  EUROPE 
 The Mediterranean 

BUY DE MORNAS, Claude. [Map of the Eastern Mediterranean in Hellenistic times]
Carte Generale Pour L'Intelligence De L'Histoire Profane Du Quatrieme Age. . . Paris: Desnos, 1761. Original colour. 365 x 520mm.
A map of the easten Mediterranean, with Greece divided into classical states including Attica and Sparta. The elaborate frame-like border was printed separately.
[Ref: 16729]    £260.00 ($362 • €297 rates)


  CELESTIAL 
 Celestial Maps 

BUY DE MORNAS, Claude. [Set of illustrations of two Globes and an armillary sphere]
Introduction à la Géographie [&] Globe Celeste [&] Globe Terrestre Paris, Desnos 1761. Fine original colour. Three sheets, each 365 x 520mm. Very fine impression.
Very decorative set of three globe illustrations: an armillary sphere, a terrestrial globe and a celestial globe. They were published in a de luxe edition of Buy de Mornas' 'Atlas Methodique et Elementaire de Géographie et l'Histoire', with separately printed ornate borders.
[Ref: 16737]    £740.00 ($1,029 • €846 rates)


BUY DE MORNAS, Claude. [18th century chart of the Solar System]
Des Planètes en Particulier. Paris: Desnos, 1761. Original colour. 365 x 520mm.
Chart depicting the six known planets in their orbit around the sun, with an engraved French-text description of the planets down the sides in French text. The elaborate frame-like border was printed separately.
[Ref: 16731]    £260.00 ($362 • €297 rates)


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