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Route du voyage de Canton a Peking [cartographic material]
Bib ID 4767225
Format MapMap
Scale Scale not given. 
Description [Paris : Chez Thomas Moette libraire, ruë de la Bouclerie, à Saint Alexis., 1696] 
1 map ; 18.5 x 64.0 cm. 
Notes

17th century map of China using various river passages to travel from Guangzhou (Canton) in the south, to Beijing (Peking) in the north. Relief is shown pictorially.

Map plate [1] from: Relations de divers voyages curieux : qui n'ont point este' publie'es, et qu'on a traduit ou tiré des originaux des voyageurs fran-çois, espagnols, allemands, portugais, anglois, hollandois, persans, arabes & autres orientaux / données au public par les soins de feu M. Melchisedec Thevenot. Vol. 2. Nouvelle edition, augmentée de plusieurs relations curieuses. Paris : Chez Thomas Moette libraire, ruë de la Bouclerie, à Saint Alexis., M. DC. XCVI. [1696].

Map plate from chapter entitled "Route du voyage des Holandois a Pekin".

On upper right corner: Fol. 27.

North is oriented to the right.

Subjects China -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1696 
Other authors/contributors Thévenot, M. (Melchisédech), 1620?-1692. Relations de divers voyages curieux

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