Syria Holy Land Arabia Petrea Cyprus Palestine scarce 1833 Lapie large old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Carte de la Syrie et de l'Egypte Anciennes.
(Holy Land- Syria- Arabia Petraea- Egypt- Nile- Red Sea- North Africa- Cyprus- Coast of Turkey)
Issued c.1833, Paris by Lapie.
Fine elephant folio sheet map, among the largest commercially produced maps of the early 19th century. Engraved with original outline hand color.
Light uniform paper age toning, typical small scattered spotting, otherwise clean, nice looking example.
Sheet measures c. 22 1/4" x 32 1/4".
Printed area measures c. 19 7/8" x 29 7/8".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 3, pg. 88.