1747 Plan from Prevost's 'Histoire Generale des Voyages': Plan du Fort Anglois de Dickscove, Situe a la Coste de Guinee

By: [Prevost]

Price: $40.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Matted and reading for framing. An exceptional example. 1747 Print. We have more books available by this author!. Matted to 9 1/2 x 7 (mat measures 11 5/8 x 9). Labeled Tome IV. No. 2, indicating position in the original work. French text. A birds'-eye view of the fort complete with scale and compass. A fairly modern structure, with three diamond-shaped bastions, a circular southeastern tower, and a large spur protruding to the south, designed to provide extra defense to the main gate. Batteries line the east wall and the western bastions - there are none on the main western and northern wall sections.

Title: 1747 Plan from Prevost's 'Histoire Generale des Voyages': Plan du Fort Anglois de Dickscove, Situe a la Coste de Guinee

Author: [Prevost]

Categories: Ephemera, Castles & Fortifications, 18th Century,

Publisher: [A La Haye : Chez Pierre de Hondt]: 1747

Binding: Print

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 1665751

Keywords: CASTLES FORTIFICATIONS COLONIAL FORT AFRICA ENGLISH BRITISH IMPERIALISM,