Afrique Moderne, Newes Africa

Alain Manesson Mallet (*1630 - 1703)
Old coloured map of Africa. Printed in the year 1686.

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Original old handcoloured small scale engraved map of Africa from Alain Manesson Mallet. From "Description de l'univers" Vol. 3.


CartographerAlain Manesson Mallet
TitleAfrique Moderne, Newes Africa
Publisher, Year1686
Plate Size15.0 x 10.4 cm (5.9 x 4.1 inches)
Sheet Size19.5 x 13.5 cm (7.7 x 5.3 inches)


Minor soiling in margin and some age toning. Otherwise fine.


Alain Manesson Mallet, a French engineer and mathematician, born 1630 in Paris. His major work was the Description de l'Univers first published 1683. He died in 1703.

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Alain Manesson Mallet: Afrique Moderne, Newes Africa.
Old coloured map of Africa. Printed in the year 1686.

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