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Imperii Sinarum nova descriptio [cartographic material] / [prepared by Martino Martini]
Bib ID 3423409
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Blaeu, Willem Janszoon, 1571-1638
 
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Scale Scale [ca. 1:8,200,000]. 
Description [Amsterdam : W.J. & J. Blaeu, 1648-1655] 
1 map : col. ; 43.7 x 57.8 cm. 
Notes

Map of China and Japan with relief shown pictorially.

In lower right margin: Cum privilegio sacrae Caesareae Majestatis & ordinum Belgicae Federatae.

From: Theatrum orbis terrarum sive atlas novus ... / Willem Janszoon Blaeu and Joan Blaeu. Amsterdam : W.J. & J. Blaeu, 1648-55.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231209112

In Latin.

Cited In

National Maritime Museum catalogue of the Library, v. 3, p. 55.

Subjects China -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Japan -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1654 
Other authors/contributors Blaeu, Willem Janszoon, 1571-1638. Theatrum orbis terrarum sive atlas novus  |  Blaeu, Joan, 1596-1673  |  Martini, Martino, 1614-1661

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