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Aegyptus antiqua [cartographic material] / mandato serenissimi Delphini publici juris facta ; auctor d'Anville, Regiae Humaniorium Litterarum Academiae et Scientiarum Petropolitanae Socius, et Aurelianorum Celsiss. Duci a secretis ; [gravé par] Guill. De-la-Haye
Bib ID 3702372
Format MapMap
Author
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
 
Scale Scale [1:1,995,166] 
Description [Paris : chez Mr. Demanne ... maison de la Bibliotheque Nationale ..., ca. 1786] 
1 map : col. ; 66 x 48 cm., on sheet 56 x 42 cm. 
Notes

Map of ancient Egypt highlighting the settlement along the Nile River and the use of roman numerals to indicate regions (but without administrative borders) that corresponded to the administrative Nomes. Lands around the Red Sea are also shown. Decorative features include hand-coloured administrative borders. Relief is shown pictorially.

Caption title.

"1765"

Nomorum [i.e. Nomes] (sive Praefecturarum) series: 1. Alexandrinorum. -- 2. Menelaitis -- 3. Andropolites et Gynaecopolites. -- 4. Letopolites. -- 5. Nitriolis. -- 6. Metelites. -- 7. Phthenote. -- 8. Cabasites. -- 9. Saites. -- 10. Naucralites.

Plate 54 from: Atlas de d'Anville / Jean d'Anville. [Paris : chez Mr. Demanne ... maison de la Bibliotheque Nationale ..., ca. 1786].

Text in Latin and French.

Subjects Administrative and political divisions -- Egypt -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Cities and towns -- Egypt -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Egypt -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps.  |  Egypt -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1765 
Form/genre Topographic maps.
Other authors/contributors Delahaye, Guillaume Nicolas, 1727-1802  |  Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782. Atlas de d'Anville

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