Map of Abyssinia and the adjacent districts laid down partly from original Observations taken in the Country and partly compiled from information collected there by Henry Salt…
Fine and scarce early 19th century map of Abyssinia.
This is Henry Salt’s important map of Abyssinia, the best map of East Africa of its time.
Bright, excellent example on thick paper. Minor blemishes and tape on verso along horizontal centerfold.
Source: Salt's 1814 A voyage to Abyssinia, and travels into the interior of that country, executed under the orders of the British government in the years 1809 & 1810.
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