Covers Alexander the Great's route and military campaign through Central Asia and Northeast Africa creating one of the largest empires of the ancient world stretching from Greece to Egypt and into present day Afghanistan, India, and Pakistan. LC copy annotated on folder: "I & J. Barbou, publ. (1733)." "Ortelius 1761"--To the left of title. Relief shown pictorially.
Shows the Empire of Alexander the Great at its greatest extent. Covers from Greece as far as east as modern day India and Pakistan. Relief shown pictorially. "Cum privilegio Imp. et Ordinum Belgicor. ad decennium." From Abraham Ortelius' Theatrum orbis terrarum. Includes dedication from Abrah. Ortelius to the Honorable [or Lord] Henry Schotius and inset "Iovis ammonis oraculum."