Empire of Alexander the Great Battle Plans Persia 1855 Philip Historical map
Empire of Alexander the Great Battle Plans Persia 1855 Philip Historical map Empire of Alexander the Great Battle Plans Persia 1855 Philip Historical map Empire of Alexander the Great Battle Plans Persia 1855 Philip Historical map Empire of Alexander the Great Battle Plans Persia 1855 Philip Historical map Empire of Alexander the Great Battle Plans Persia 1855 Philip Historical map Empire of Alexander the Great Battle Plans Persia 1855 Philip Historical map
$ 125.00

Expedition of Alexander and Voyage of Nearchus.

(Asia, Middle East, Alexander the Great, Ancient World, Persia, Macedon, Egypt, Afghanistan, India, Arbela, Issus, Granicus).

Issued 1855, Liverpool by George Philip & Sons.

Excellent over size mid 19th century engraved historical map with original hand color.

Three detailed inset Battle maps fill the top third of the map, all with keys. These are: Passage * Battle of the Granicus * Battle of Issus * Battle of Arbela. 

Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.

Original center fold as issued.

Sheet Measures c.22" H x 28" W.

Engraved Area Measures c. 20" H x 23 3/4" W.

Cartographic Reference(s):

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.

[R22988].