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A map of the County of Flanders

by William de l'Isle member of the Academy royal of Sciences at Paris
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1 map : col. ; 49 x 61 cm. on sheet 64 x 67 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale [1:245,000].
London : Sold by Iohn Senex at the Globe against St. Dunstans Church Fleetstreet, [ca. 1728]
Decorative title carouche is a mirror image of that used in the 1703 French edition of de L'Isle's map, Carte du Comte ́de Flandre.
Previously published in London by John Senex and John Maxwell, ca. 1714.
Shows boundaries, rivers, roads, canals, forests and settlements.
Relief shown pictorially and by hachures.
Number "12" handwritten in brown ink on verso.
Shirley, R. Maps in the atlases of the British Library,
T.SEN-1d, Map 12.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Imperfect : complete horizontal separation at old fold line.
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