Seller: bertius (11,331) 100%, Location: Toronto, Ontario, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 183516553499 1685 Mallet Map - Dace, Thrace Allain Mallet whose professional occupation was a military engineer, is known more for his authorship of the five volume "Description de l'Univers', one of the earliest printed miniature, illustrated world history/geography books. It contains numerous decorative maps, views, portraits etc. which are the best source of reasonably priced material for the collector of early illustrated material. This map comes from the German edition of 'Description de l'Univers'. It shows Thrace which incorporates north eastern Greece and European Turkey, including Istanbul . The upper map is of Dacia which was later to mainly turn into Bulgaria centred on the Daube river. The maps measure overall 5.5" by 4", have outline hand colouring, and are in good condition. We have included an image of the title page for reference (not for sale). The map is guaranteed to be over 325 years old. Shipping United States - Regular airmail $5.00US. Tracked airmail (optional) is an additional US$12.00 for a total of US$17.00. Canada - $3.00US for regular mail, $9.00US for registered mail. Canadian customers please add GST or HST where applicable. Rest of the world - Regular air mail $8.00US. Registered/insured airmail (optional) is is an additional US$15.00 for a total of US$23.00. Terms and Conditions Please note - We can only take responsibility for delivery if the optional registration/insurance is added. Regular airmail is usually very safe and reliable, but items sent by regular airmail are at the buyers risk - regular airmail provides no tracking number, no proof of shipping or delivery, and no insurance in case of loss or damage. Please note - Mailing from Canada to the United States and all other international destinations can sometimes take over three weeks for delivery. We will combine shipment of multiple purchases - several items can be shipped together for one shipping cost. Payment Options We accept Paypal. Beach Antique Maps & Prints International antique map and print dealers for over 30 years Please check our other map & print auctions on ebay. To learn more about Antique Maps please click on 'me' on this page and visit our webpage 'About Antique Maps'.