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Carte de la mer de Chine : dressée d'après les travaux les plus récents / gravé par Francox ; la teinte par Naudin, Nyon invr. ; écrit par Vialard
Bib ID 6536300
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline [cartographic image, sheet]
Online Versions
Edition Corrections essentielles en 1884, Sept. 1886, Fév. 1888, Sept. 1888. 
Scale Scale approximately 1:3,750,000 (E 99°10'--E 120°57'/N 25°30'--N 3°50'). 
Description [Paris] : Au Dépôt des cartes et plans de la Marine, [1888] 
1 map : colour ; 97.0 x 66.7 cm 
Notes

Hydrographic chart of the South China Sea showing the Chinese coast with good detail around Hong Kong, the Malay Peninsular with Singapore, Borneo, the east coast of the Philippines with Manila and Célébes. The west coast of Taiwan is in upper right corner. The chart also shows the common route and the recommended route during the monsoon period for Singapore to Hong Kong. Lighthouses are coloured by hand in red and yellow. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by bathymetric soundings.

"Longitude à l'Orient du Méridien de Paris".

First published in 1871.

Paris prime meridian coordinates converted to Greenwich longitude.

In lower left margin: 3002, 142.

National Library of Australia's copy has signature on map verso

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232521616

Subjects Nautical charts -- South China Sea.  |  South China Sea -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1871-1888 
Form/genre Nautical charts.
Other authors/contributors Francox, active 19th century, engraver  |  Naudin, Charles, 1815-1899, artist  |  Vialard, writer of added text  |  Nyon, Pierre Marie, active 1859-1866, artist  |  France. Dépôt des cartes et plans de la marine

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