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Location: 1608
Published: Anvers, 1608
Size: 365 x 470 mm.
Color: Coloured
Condition: 4to. 2 parts in one vol. General title with woodcut printers device, two section titles with diagrams of globes, 32 woodcut diagrams in the text. Very light marginal browning. Contemporary vellum, lightly stained.
The first map of China ever to appear in a Western atlas, west to the top. When this map appeared, it was by far the most acc..
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Location: 1644
Published: Amsterdam, 1644
Size: 410 x 500 mm.
Color: In attractive strong original colours.
Condition: Fine condition.
This was the first of Blaeu's maps of China. In 1655 he was to publish the famous map of Father Martini, with many of the ear..
2,200€
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Location: 1695
Published: Venice, 1695
Size: 605 x 910 mm.
Color: Uncoloured.
Condition: Some very minor re-inforcements along center fold. A good and dark impression. Very good condition.
The map depicts the eastern part of China with Korea -correctly- as a peninsula. Formosa is included as well. Japan is partly..
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Location: 1720
Published: Amsterdam, ca. 1720
Size: 462 x 520 mm.
Color: Original colours.
Condition: In mint condition and very attractive original colours.
Schenk and Valk's rare early 18th century issue of Janssonius milestone map of China, Korea and Japan after Martino Martini. ..
1,700€
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Location: 1736
Published: The Hague, H. Scheurleer, 1736
Size: 560 x 410 mm.
Color: Uncoloured.
Condition: 4 volumes, 4to (257 x 196mm.), titles printed in red and black with engraved vignettes, 11 engraved vignette illustrations and 51 plates (of 53), a number folding, contemporary half calf, spines gilt with morocco labels, [Löwendahl 398], without the separately published atlas, lacking 2 plates in vol.2 (Obseques at p.149 and Gin seng at p.180), one plate torn without loss (vol.1, p.230), d4 vol.1 with short tear and slight stain, bindings slightly rubbed and slightly worn.
These volumes accompany Bourguignon d'Anville's Nouvel atlas de la Chine, de la Tartarie chinoise et du Thibet. of 1737. Firs..
5,000€
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Location: 1799
Published: Paris, Dezauche, 1789–1799
Size: 475 x 700 mm.
Color: In original o/l colours.
Condition: Paper very slightly age toned and spotted, mainly in the margins. Good and dark impression.
With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche, engraved by the master engraver Guillaume-Nicolas de la Haye (1727 -1802). Lar..
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Location: 1804
Published: Weimar, 1804
Size: 465 x 513 mm.
Color: In attractive strong original colours.
Condition: Good impression on heavy paper and wide margins. Very good condition.
Uncommon map of China prepared by H.F.A.Stieler, with parts of Taiwan, Tibet, Mongolia and the Korean peninsula, with a grea..
800€
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Location: 1804
Published: Weimar, 1804
Size: 465 x 513 mm.
Color: In attractive strong original colours.
Condition: Good impression on heavy paper and wide margins. Paper browned.
Uncommon map of China prepared by H.F.A.Stieler, with parts of Taiwan, Tibet, Mongolia and the Korean peninsula, with a grea..
600€
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Location: 1806
Published: Osaka, Bunka 3, year of the tiger - 1806
Size: 225 x 180 mm.
Color: Uncoloured.
Condition: Original yellow paper wrappers, some soiling, with title and contents labels, the fourth one of which is a little bit defective, as shown the image. Thread partially untied, but binding is almost secure. As is often the case of this, impression is somewhat pale, but very fine copy. Some worming in volume 3.<br />6 vols., not bound in the 2nd sheet with issue date in the 1st volume.
Published in Osaka, Kawachiya Genhichiro, et al. [8 book sellers], slightly later issue but apparently in Edo period, using ..
4,500€
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Location: 1824
Published: Edinburgh, 1824
Size: 455 x 547 mm.
Color: In attractive original wash colours.
Condition: Very good condition.
Detailed map of China, Korea, Japan and Taiwan engraved by H. Cooper and published by Alexander Macredie. Originally engraved..
600€
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Published: Paris, P. G. Le Mercier, 1735
Size: 430 x 280mm.
Color: Uncolored
Condition: 4 volumes folio ; (2) leaves, viij-lij-iv-592 pp. — (2) leaves, iv-725 pp. — (2) leaves, iv-564-(2) pp. — (2) leaves, ij-520 pp. Contemporary calf, spines divided in compartments by six raised bands, contrasting red morocco labels in two, others richly gilt with floral tools, leaf sprays, etc., sides ruled in gilt with three-line fillet, marbled endpapers, red edges. With 65 maps and plates (all but one double-page or folding); titles in red and black incorporating engraved pictorial vignette by Baquoy after Humblot; with all half-titles; woodcut head- and tailpieces, typographic ornaments, historiated and decorative initials.
First edition of this cornerstone of any collection of books on China, which is also among the rarest and most desirable of i..
30,000€
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