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Carte Curieuse et Instructive … c.1800

Intended as a teaching aid, this French map depicts a fictional landmass, along with a variety of natural and man-made phenomena.


Carte curieuse et instructive, représentant les accidens physiques du globe terrestre … et généralement tout ce dont il est question dans l’étude de la geographie

A work of imaginative cartography, this French map of c.1800 depicts a fictional landmass, highlighting salient geographical and man-made features. Intended as a teaching aid in the classroom, also depicted are the planetary system, various examples of the human race, curiosities of nature, and several varieties of sailing vessel.

Original Size: 37 x 48 cms

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55 cm X 72 cm£2100£2100£2400
37 cm X 48 cm£1500£1500£2100