DESCRIPTION DES ISLES DE STE MARGRITE & ST HONORAT

£495

Full title: Description Des Isles de Ste. Margrite et St. Honorat et des Forts et Redouttes que les Espagnols y ont faintz et la Reprise de partie desditz Forts et Redouttes par l'Armee Navalle de sa Majeste Commandee par Monsieur le Comte de Harcour . . . 1637

The map of the Bay of Cannes with the Isles Lerins of St Marguerite and Sy Honorat.

Rare map illustrating the naval battle between the French and Spanish off the Coast near La Rochelle.

The map shows the battle of the Isles de Lerins, during the Franco-Spanish War (Thirty Years War), fought between March 24 and May 13, 1637. The battle resulted in the Spanish surrender of the two islands of Sainte Marguerite and Saint Honorat to the French.

Map has been cleaned and has later hand colour .

Very good condition

code : M4520

Cartographer : ANON

Date : 1637 Paris

Size : 41*54 cms

availability : Available

Price : £495

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