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An Important Early Map of China


China / Korea. JANSSON, J./ LOON, J. VAN [Amsterdam, 1675]
Imperii Sinarum Nova Descriptio. .
18 ½ x 21 inches.
Fine original color; fine condition.
$3,000


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A Very Scarce, Striking Map of the Far East


China/ Japan/ Korea. CANTELLI DA VIGNOLA, G./ ROSSI, G. G. DE [Rome, 1682]
Regno Della China….
17 x 21 ¼ inches
Light toning bottom of centerfold, else excellent condition.
$3,850


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Very Rare & Early Chart of a Prime Resort Area


Yalong Bay/ Hainan/ China. SAYER & BENNETT/ HALDAN, Capt. John [London, 1781]
Plan of Galloon Bay On The Island of Hay-Nan where the Ship Earl of Sandwich Capt. Charles Deane wintered in 1776 and 77 Having lost her Passage to China Survey’d by Capt. John Haldane….
19 ¾ x 24 ¾ inches
Light offsetting, else excellent with wide margins on heavy paper.
$2,500


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Charting a Pioneering English Diplomatic Mission to China


China/ Taiwan/ Korea. BARROW, J. [London, 1796]
A Chart, On Mercator’s Projection, containing the Track and Soundings of the Lion, the Hindostan and Tenders, from Turon-Bay in Cochin-China to the mouth of the Pei-Ho River in the Gulph of Pe-Tche-Lee Or Pekin….
28 x 19 ½ inches
Fine hand color; fine condition.
$975


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A Rare Cartographic Presentation of the Buddhist World View


World Map/ Buddhism. Zuda RŌKASHI (Priest Hōtan) [Kyōto, c. 1710-30]
Nansen Bushu Bankoku Shōka No Zu. (“Outline Map of all the Countries of the Universe”).
45 x 57 ½ inches.
Period wash color; nine woodblock sheets joined and mounted on later paper, edged with silk; excellent condition. Mounted in a dark wood-framed shadow box:
$55,000


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