par P. Duval ; gravé et mis au jour par Estienne Vouillemont. Relief shown pictorially. Compass roses, rhumb lines, figurative illustration of ships, coats of arms. Coordinates approximate and based on Greenwich meridian. Mason and Willis 45. LDOSJ: 1377. Text in French. Colors indicate political and religious boundaries of Mediterranean states. Shows the whole Mediterranean Basin, with a long historical note on Malta and the Order of St. John. Arms of Jacques de Souvre, the Order’s Ambassador to Louis XIII, and Grand Prior of France. One of the most interesting maps in the Order of St. John Museum (Clerkenwell, London), emphasizing the part played by the Knights in the struggle against the Eastern Empires.