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China divided into its great provinces : according to the best authorities / W. Darton fc
Bib ID 7331380
Format MapMap [cartographic image, sheet]
Author
Darton, William, 1755-1819, engraver
 
Scale Scale approximately 1:10,000,000 ; conic projection (E 97°25ʹ--E 127°25ʹ/N 40°00ʹ--N 15°00ʹ). 
Description London : Published as the Act directs April 16th, 1785 by C. Dilly & G. Robinson, 1785 
1 map : hand coloured ; 32.1 x 34.6 cm 
Notes

Map of China and Korea, extending inland to Tibet. Relief shown pictorially. Taiwan is shown as Taywan or Formosa I.

Cartouche title.

"Engraved for Guthries new system of Geography"--Head of map.

"British statute miles 69 to a degree".

Prime meridian: London.

From: New system of geography / by William Guthrie. London; first published in 1770 as "A new geographical, historical, and commercial grammar".

Includes explanation at foot of map.

Subjects China -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1770 
Form/genre Pictorial maps.
Other authors/contributors Guthrie, William, 1708-1770. New geographical, historical, and commercial grammar  |  Dilly and Robinson (Firm)

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