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Tableau de l'Histoire d'Angleterre Depuis les Romains jusqu'à nos jours. Redigé d'après les histoires d'Angleterre de Lingard et de Hume.
Date estimated. A large plate showing the history of the world as a series of rivers, starting in 3984 BC and ending c.1830 (the last dated event). The rivers converge during some eras, for example during the Roman Empire, before branching off again. Aquatint, printed in blue and hand finished. (Altea, 2020)
Tableau de L'Histoire de France depuis Gaulois jusqu'a nos Jours. Nouvelle edition.
Date estimated. A history of France from 300 AD depicted as a river, with small tributaries and distributaries representing the acquisition or loss of territory, from the division of Roman Gaul between the Visigoths, Huns, Burgundians and Normans, before gradual consolidation then empire. Two columns of portraits of kings flank further lists: events, celebrities, battles, and inventions, discoveries and monuments. (Altea, 2020)
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