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Antique rare maps of China


1770 - China as Surveyed by the Jesuit Missionaries between the Years 1708 & 1717 with Korea & the adjoining parts of Tartary

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Based on a Jesuit Map of China Finely executed map of China and Korea, originally drawn from Jesuit Sources. The Qing Emperor Kangxi commissioned a ground of Jesuit surveyors to map China from 1708 to 1716. The resulting maps were published as the...


1770 - East Indies Drawn from the latest and best Authorities, By Thos Kitchin Hydrographer to his Majesty

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Decorative map of China, Korea, Southeast Asia, the Philippines, and India, published in Guthrie's New Geographical Grammar.


1772 - A Plan of the City of Peking

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Scarce plan of the City of Beijing, published in London by John Andrews.


1778 - A General Chart of the China Sea, Drawn from the Journals of the European Navigators, particularly from those Collected by Capt. Hayter. Ascertained by Astronomical Observations.

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Stunning Original Hand-Color. Rare English sea chart of the South China Sea, published in London by Robert Sayer for an early edition of his The Oriental pilot, or, A select collection of charts and plans ... for the navigation of the country trade in...


1779 - L'Empire De La Chine, Avec La Tartrie Chinoise d'Apres l'Atlas Chinois . . . 1779

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Fine large format map of China, based in part on information derived from Bonne's Atlas of China. The map shows all of China, with outline color for the provinces, and a decorative thematic cartouche.


1780 - L'Empire de la Chine avec les Isles Du Japon . . .

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Detailed map of China, Korea and the Islands of Japan, showing the Provinces, towns, mountains, rivers, lakes, islands, published in Paris by Jean Lattre. The map is drawn from D'Anville's atlas of China, the first modern atlas of China and a work...


1782 - A New Map of China Drawn from Surveys made by order of the Emperor.

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Attractive engraved map of China, produced by Thomas Kitchin for George Henry Millar's New Complete & Universal System of Geography. The map was published in London circa 1782. The cartouche is particularly attractive on this map, featuring a...


1784 - La Tartaria Chinese . . . 1784 [show Corea]

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Decorative map, showing the region from Korea and Tartary to Northern China. Corea is spelled with a "C." Decorative cartouche. The map was issued in Zatta's Atlante Novissimo, a monumental 4 volume work and one of the last great decorative atlases.


1786 - Zweiter Theil der Karte von Asien, welcher China, Einen Theil der Tartarei, Indien Jenseits des Ganges, die Inseln Sumatra, Iava, Borneo, Moluken, Philippinen, und Iapon enthaelt. . . MDCCLXXXVI

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Detailed map of East Asia, extending from China and Korea to Java, published in Vienna in 1786. The map is centered on the Philippine Islands and provides a nice detailed overview of the region.


1796 - A Sketch of A Journey from Zhe-Hol in Tartary by land to Pekin and from thence by water to Hang-Tchoo-Foo in China

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Detailed map showing the route taken from Zhe-Hol in Tartary to Beijing and then on to Hang-Tchoo Foo, from Staunton's An Authentic Account of an Embassy from the King of Great Britain to the Emperor of China. The map details George Macartney's...


1796 - Sketch of A Journey from Hang-Tchoo-Foo To Quang-Tchoo-Foo or Canton in China

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Detailed map showing the route taken from Hang-Tchoo Foo to Quang-Tchoo-Foo (Canton), from Staunton's An Authentic Account of an Embassy from the King of Great Britain to the Emperor of China. The map details Geroge Macartney's Embassy to China, the...


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 Gulf of Pe-Tche-Lee or Pekin . . .

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Detailed chart of the coast of China from Staunton's An Authentic Account of an Embassy from the King of Great Britain to the Emperor of China, showing the tracks of the vessels carrying the Earl of Macartney's Embassy along the coast of China with a...


1798 - La Cina Delineata Sulle Ultime Osservazioni . . . 1798

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Nice example of Giovanni Maria Cassini's decorative map of China and Korea. The map includes a fine decorative vignette, being one of the last great decorative maps of the region.


1800 - Kарта пути или дороги по которой Посольство Английское пролзжая изъ ганж-тшoo-фоо въ канж-тшoo-фоо. [Russian Map Depicting a Journey Through China to Canton.]

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Rare Russian Imprint Depicting Canton and Macao. Detailed map showing the second part of the route across China taken by the George Macartney mission after meeting the Emperor of China. This map represents the overland journey from Hang-Tchoo-Foo to...


1800 - 長樂縣全圖 (Complete Map of Changle County)

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Hand Drawn Map of the Wuhua County in the Guangdong Province Finely executed late Qing Dynasty Chinese manuscript map of Wuhua County, northeast of Hong Kong in eastern Guangdong Province, China. The map, which uses the Qing name of the region,...


1802 - [Greek Map of Philippines, Southeast Asia, China, etc.] Πίναξ γεώγραφικος της Ασιας (Pinax geographikos tis Asias)

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The present map is one sheet of a 4 sheet Greek language map of Asia, published in Vienna by Anthimos Gazi in 1802. The map is one of at least 4 maps created by Gazis in Vienna, as part of an effort to educate the Greek populous. Other maps include 4...