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MAN 015 Formosa Island and the Pescadores

by on Sep.17, 2012, under North & Central

Antique engraved map of Formosa (today Taiwan) by General C W Le Gendre, 1870 from one of his books about the non-Chinese tribes.  Le Gendre was US Consul in  Amoy and Formosa but  worked also for the Chinese and later Japanese governments.

502 x 500 mm.

Folded as issued, re-attached paper lower left-hand corner and loss of parer in the lower margin, discoloration along some folds.  SOLD

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MAN 001 Magnae Tartariae Magni Mogolis Imperii Japoniae et Chinae

by on Sep.17, 2012, under North & Central

Nova Descriptio  Antique engraved map of Tartary, Northern China and Japan by F de Wit   c 1682

mm

Original hand colour; Excellent condition $A1500

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