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Minorca with prospects of Mahon and St Philip's Fort

HOMANN HEIRS.

Carte Topographique de L'Isle Minorque Dédiée et Presenté au Roy Par le Chevalier de Beaurain...
Nuremberg, 1757. Original colour. 450 x 550mm.

The Chevalier de Beaurain completed the first French survey of Minorca following their capture of island from the English in 1756; however the French were forced to return it at the end of the Seven Years' War.

Under the map are two prospects, showing Mahon and Fort St. Philippe (the most expensive fortification ever built by the English), guarding the entrance to Mahon Harbour.


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Stock Id :16205

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Minorca with prospects of Mahon and St Philip's Fort

HOMANN HEIRS.

Carte Topographique de L'Isle Minorque Dédiée et Presenté au Roy Par le Chevalier de Beaurain...
Nuremberg, 1757. Original colour. 450 x 550mm.

The Chevalier de Beaurain completed the first French survey of Minorca following their capture of island from the English in 1756; however the French were forced to return it at the end of the Seven Years' War.

Under the map are two prospects, showing Mahon and Fort St. Philippe (the most expensive fortification ever built by the English), guarding the entrance to Mahon Harbour.


Stock ID : 16205

£950

£950

Return To Listing