Terrestrial & Celestial Globes 1766 Brion & Desnos attractive mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Globe Terrestre & Globe Celeste.
(Terrestrial & Celestial Globes, Zodiac).
Issued Issued 1766, Paris by Brion & Desnos.
Interesting mid-18th century engraved map with original hand color heightened in outline.
On either side is original separately printed publisher's letter-press descriptive text relating to the area depicted.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 13 1/4" H x 19 3/4" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 9 1/4" H x 10 1/8" W.
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 1, p. 191