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Italia antiqua, cum itineribus antiquis, cum insulis Sicilia, Sardinia & Corsica

Author: Sanson, Nicolas
Publisher: Rubeis, J. de
Date: 1650
Location: Italy

Dimensions: 47 x 64 cm.
Scale: [ca. 1:2,850,000]
Call Number: G6710 1650 .S3

 
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Nicolas Sanson, one of the earliest of the great French cartographers, produced in addition to modern (contemporary) maps, a series of maps of the "ancient world," including this one of Italy under the Romans. Using texts both ancient and modern, Sanson reconstructed, as best he could, the roads, towns, and regions of "ancient" Italy. Circa 1650.

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