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Prospect of Alexandria in the 16th century

BRAUN, Georg & HOGENBERG, Frans.

Alexandria.
Cologne, 1574-, French text edition. Coloured. 365 x 485mm.

An early map-view of Alexandria, published in Braun & Hogenberg's 'Civitates Orbis Terrarum', the first series of printed town plans. Among the buildings shown in profile are the lighthouse at the entrance of the harbour, the fortified dock and Pompey's Pillar.

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Stock Id :20282

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Prospect of Alexandria in the 16th century

BRAUN, Georg & HOGENBERG, Frans.

Alexandria.
Cologne, 1574-, French text edition. Coloured. 365 x 485mm.

An early map-view of Alexandria, published in Braun & Hogenberg's 'Civitates Orbis Terrarum', the first series of printed town plans. Among the buildings shown in profile are the lighthouse at the entrance of the harbour, the fortified dock and Pompey's Pillar.

KOEMAN B&H 2.
Stock ID : 20282

£700

£700

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