PALAESTINA QUAE ET TERRA SANCTA.
An attractive map of the Holy Land showing the route of the Israelites out of Egypt. Decorative borders to title, text and whole map. Text in Latin. Title cartouche at lower right. Matthaus Quad was a German cartographer based in Cologne, which, at the time was the centre for German cartography. This map is from his Fascilus Geographicus. It was printed by Johannes Bussemacher.
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Copper engraving. Original outline colour. Very good condition. Good margins. Route of the Israelites and a few place-names outlined in brown. Size: 28 x 19.5 cm. (11 x 7 inches).