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CHATELAIN, H. - L'Empire du Japon, tire des cartes des Japonnois.

CHATELAIN, H. -  L'Empire du Japon, tire des cartes des Japonnois.
CHATELAIN, H. - L'Empire du Japon, tire des cartes des Japonnois.
Date: Amsterdam, 1719
Size: 370 x 435 mm.
Colouring: Coloured.
Condition: In very good condition.

Description

A good impression of this decorative map of Japan based on Reland's map of `1715, one of the earliest to use both Latin names and Japanese characters. With inset of the bay of Nagasaki.
In upper left corner a tip of Korea, labeled in Latin and Japanese. Part of Korea's southeastern coast, adjoining Gyeongsang Province, is shown on the map. Japan's southern sea is recorded as "Maris Japonici pars".
2,000€
  • See other items by this publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
  • Reference N°: 00784
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