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From "The Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England: From the Revolution to the Present Times" by Nicholas Tindal (a translation of Rapin-Thoyras's "Histoire d'Angleterre"), an atlas presenting a history of the military engagements and campaigns of the War of the Spanish Succession (1701-1714), as well as a series of maps of Europe.
The map offers a plan of the French city of Douai, with fortifications and military movements shown in detail.
An ornate cartouche appears in the upper left bearing the statement "Doway, a strong City in the Earldom of Flanders in the Low Countries, subject to the French."
Measuring approximately 20.5" x 16", on laid paper, Displays light toning and folds. The maps show no punctures, tearing or markings. The rear of the map blank.
Title cartouche with ornamental borders. Fold not prominently noticeable. the bottom edge of map slight loss. [was the edge of the book]
Title: French city of Douai, with Fortifications and Military movements
[18th Century European Map]
Illustration: Engraved by I. Basire, with his name appearing within the cartouche.
Publisher: London:, Nicholas Tindal,: c1745
Binding: Single Sheet/leaf
lb: 1.00 lb
Seller ID: 005823