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Moll, Herman
THE TURKISH EMPIRE IN EUROPE, ASIA AND AFRICA. [LONDON C.1710-C.1730]
Estimate
1,2001,800
LOT SOLD. 1,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
133
Moll, Herman
THE TURKISH EMPIRE IN EUROPE, ASIA AND AFRICA. [LONDON C.1710-C.1730]
Estimate
1,2001,800
LOT SOLD. 1,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Moll, Herman
THE TURKISH EMPIRE IN EUROPE, ASIA AND AFRICA. [LONDON C.1710-C.1730]
640 x 1040mm., 2 sheets joined, large engraved map of the Middle East, Southern Europe and Northern Africa, hand-coloured in outline, mounted in passe-partout, a few very minor marginal tears
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A FINE MAP OF THE TURKISH EMPIRE, published by Moll for the large atlas, The World Describ'd. In addition to the geographical detail there are inset views of Smyrna, Constantinople, Jerusalem and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. The whole is dedicated to Sir Thomas Vernon, a London merchant and banker who featured heavily in trade with Turkey. He was the creditor for government loans, and was knighted in 1685. 

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