1757 Imperium Caroli Magni Occidentis Imperatoris…
By: Robert De Vaugondy
Date: 1757 (Published) Paris
Dimensions: 18.75 x 21.5 inches (47.6 cm x 54.6 cm)
This is an authentic, antique map of Western Europe during the time of Charlemagne's empire by Robert De Vaugondy. The map was published in his 1757 issue of Atlas Universal out of Paris.
This map of Europe and the Empire of Charlemagne includes the British Isles, Denmark, the Low Countries, Germany, France, Spain, Switzerland, Austria, Italy, Hungary, Poland, the Balkans, Greece, and the northwest portion of Africa. The atlas with which the map was published in was one of the first to be based on actual surveys; therefor it is highly accurate for its period. Contemporary town named are given throughout as well as accurate delineations of river systems and other topographical features.
Condition: This map is in B+ condition with full margins and a few separations that are all marginal except for one at the lower centerfold which extends 1 inch into the image.
31 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60602 | T : (312) 609 - 0016