Afrique Ancienne, Das Alte Africa

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

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Nice original old coloured small scale engraved map of ancient Africa by Alain Manesson Mallet. From "Description de l'univers" Vol. 3.


CartographerAlain Manesson Mallet
TitleAfrique Ancienne, Das Alte Africa
Publisher, Year1686
Plate Size15.3 x 10.7 cm (6.0 x 4.2 inches)
Sheet Size19.5 x 13.6 cm (7.7 x 5.4 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 Ancienne, Das Alte Africa.
Old coloured map of the ancient Africa. Printed in the year 1686.

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