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Nolin Jean Baptiste ( 1657 - 1725 ) Paris
La Castille Vieille et Nouvelle Avec L'Estrem Adure Divisé
Artist: Nolin Jean Baptiste ( - 1725 ) Paris; issued in: Paris; date: ca 1704 ( Jean-Baptiste Nolin (ca 1657-1708) set up the family publishing business in Paris Many of his maps were based on the work of Vincenzo Coronelli and Sieur de Tillemon His son (1686-1762) continued the business for many years and prepared an Atlas General which was published posthumously in 1783 ). technic: Copper print; colorit: original colored; - condition: Perfect condition; size (in cm) 44,5 x 55 cm; Map shows New and Old Castile with the city Madrid and a title cartouche.In prehistoric and prehistoric times, Iberians, Celts and Basques settled on the Iberian peninsula named after the former. In the 11th century BC The Phoenicians settled on the south coast; the most famous of their colonies was Cadiz.The name Spain is derived from the Roman name Hispania (from Phoenician ishapan "land of the rock hyrax"In the early 8th century, the Moors destroyed the Visigoth Empire and conquered the entire Iberian Peninsula. Their centuries of rule shaped the country. The Arabic heritage was reflected in both the architecture and the language. However, the Moors were unable to establish themselves permanently in the northern outskirts of the peninsula. From there the "Reconquest" (Reconquista) started. In this process, which spanned several centuries (722?1492) and was not continuous, the Muslim empires were gradually pushed back by the Christian empires until the fall of Granada in 1492, the last Moorish state structure on the peninsula also disappeared.In the 15th century, the kingdoms of Castile and Ara … [Click Below for Full Description]
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