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Egypt and the Ancient Near East 20. A Map of the Journeyings of the Israelites mentioned in ye Mosaick History. And of ye Land of Canaan shewing ye Divisions of ye Twelve Tribes of Israel, and more Remarkable Places mentioned in Ioshua & Iudges Moll, Herman Copper engraved with hand colour London: Printed for the Proprietor Carington Bowles, at his Map and Print Warehouse, No. 69, St Paul’s Church Yard. MDCCLXXXIV [1784] 222 x 150 mm A map of the ancient Holy Land following the Books of Joshua and Judges, from Bowles’ Geographia Classica, or the Geography of the Ancients, as contained in the Greek and Latin Classics. The map depicts the wanderings of the Israelites in the Exodus. The path taken by Moses and his followers is picked out in red, as are the principal cities of the region: Pi-Ramesses, Jerusalem, Tyre, and Sidon. The borders of Syria, Judea, Egypt, and Arabia are outlined in hand colour, as are mountain ranges. The land of Israel is further divided into the territories of the Twelve Tribes. Condition: Central horizontal fold as issued. [41387] £100

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Mapping the Ancient World  

A catalogue of some of the finest examples of sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth century cartography of the Ancient Mediterranean. Mappi...

Mapping the Ancient World  

A catalogue of some of the finest examples of sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth century cartography of the Ancient Mediterranean. Mappi...

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