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Samuel Purchas / Jodocus Hondius:  China

Map of Japan


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Title: China

Map Maker: Samuel Purchas /  Jodocus Hondius

Place / Date: London / 1635

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 7.5 x 6 inches

Condition: VG

Price: $345.00

Inventory ID: 49694


Description:

Gorgeous map of China, oriented with west at the top, and showing Japan and the island of Corea.

The Great wall is noted, along with many cities, rivers, lakes, etc., many of which are mythical. Extends to the source of the Ganges. An important early map of China in marvelous color.


Condition Description: Minor show through of text from verso.


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Maps of China
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