NEW & ACCURATE MAP OF CHINA, DRAWN FROM SURVEYS MADE BY THE JESUIT MISSIONARIES, BY ORDER OF THE EMPEROR... A,

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Emanuel Bowen


New & Accurate Map of China, Drawn from Surveys made by the Jesuit Missionaries, by Order of the Emperor... A,

Copper plate engraving 1748.
Image 13 9/16 x 16 7/16" (34.4 x 41/.7 cm)
Good condition save for some minor tears in the outer margins. B/W
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 95492
Price: $650.00
Publisher :
A fine map of China from John Harris' "A Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels". Cartographically this map is based on Jean Baptiste D'Anville's cutting edge map of China and Korea which itself is based on the work of Jesuit missionaries. Maps

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