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CHINE - JAPON


Tartarie


57 WIT, F. de. Magnae Tartariae Magni Mogolis Imperii Japoniae et Chinae.. Amsterdam, 1660. Marges courtes. - In good condition. Short margins. 437 x 547 mm.

300 - 400 €
Adjugé pour 300 €

¤ The map stretches from the Caspian Sea in the West to Formosa and Japan in the East. Korea rightly correctly depicted as a peninsula. With an over-sized Taiwan. It has been completely reviewed after the model of N.Witsen: the entire coastline from China to Bering Strait has been altered. Yedso and Yupia on this map are part of mainland China.



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