Plan of the City and Castle of Alicant, (Alicante) by Isaac Basire

Plan of the City and Castle of Alicant, (Alicante) by Isaac Basire

Code: 47080

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Author: Basire, Isaac

Publisher: For Mr Tyndal's Continuation of Mr Rapin's History.

Date published: 1745circa

Copper engraving. Overall size: 48.6cms x 40.4cms. Image size: 466mm x 378mm including title. Centrefold as issued. Faint browning at sheet edges; couple of nicks bottom margin edge; faint browning at centrefold otherwise very good condition. A handsome and highly decorative plan of the town of Alicante in south-eastern Spain. Top right is a 35 point Explanation key tdetailing bettery placement, trenches etc along with a cartouche containing a scale of distance bottom left and sailing ships in battle.