Scarce map of ancient Greece, published by Nicolas Sanson.
The map shows the region at the time of time of Agamemnon, Helen of Troy and Homer.
The son of famous French cartographer Nicolas Sanson, Guillaume (1633-1703) carried on his father's work. Like his sire, he was a court geographer to Louis XIV. He often worked in partnership with another prominent cartographer of the time, Hubert Jaillot.