China & Japan








408 - 1410
Japan
'Japan and Corea'
Rapkin, J. (1851)
34 x 26

Fine map of Japan and Korea, engraved by John Rapkin, for John Tallis's highly decorative "The Illustrated Atlas". The vignettes show; Yedo, State Barge and Coreans. Single page map (no central fold). Original colour as published. Condition fine.
275.00 GBP









408 - 1411
China
'China and Birmah'
Rapkin, J. (1851)
34 x 26

Fine map of China and Birmah, engraved by John Rapkin, for John Tallis's highly decorative "The Illustrated Atlas". The vignettes show; Canton, Hong Kong, Chinese Soldiers, a Pagoda, Carrying Chair and A Nobleman with parasol bearer. Single page map, (no central fold). Original colour as published. Condition fine.
250.00 GBP









710 - 2061
China
'China Regio Asie'
Ortelius, A. (c. 1603)
10 x 8.5

Fine early map of China by Abraham Ortelius, engraved in small format by Philippe Galle, and published in the Epitome, or pocket-edition of the "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum". This map from an English text edition of c.1603 published in London and thus one of the first world atlases published in England. Fine condition. Later colour
180.00 GBP









710 - 2059
Japan
'Iaponia Insula'
Ortelius, A. (c. 1603)
10 x 8.5

Fine early map of Japan by Abraham Ortelius, engraved in small format by Philippe Galle, and published in the Epitome, or pocket-edition of the "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum". This map from an English text edition of c.1603 published in London and thus one of the first world atlases published in England. Fine condition. Later colour
180 GBP









408 - 1412
China
'Thibet, Mongolia and Mandchouria'
Rapkin, J. (1851)
34 x 26

Fine map of Tibet and northern China, engraved by John Rapkin, for John Tallis's highly decorative "The Illustrated Atlas". The vignettes show; A Mongol Noble, Mausoleum at Teshoo Loomboo, Dwelling of Tessaling Lama, Leh Little Thibet, The Great Wall and The Palace of The Dalai Lama. Single page map (no central fold). Original colour as published. Condition fine.
140.00 GBP










508 - 1597
China
'China divided into Provinces. From the best Authorities'
Russell, J. (c. 1799)
45 x 41

Fine map of China and Corea by John Charles Russell for Guthrie's " New System of Geography".  Double page folio size map, original hand colour
125.00 GBP





1009 - 529



1009 - 586
China
'China from the best Authorities'
Russell, J. (1818)
22 x 19

China from Guthrie's Geography. Engraved by John Russell. Original hand colour. Excellent condition.
75.00 GBP





1009 - 529



1009 - 529
Asia
'Chinese Empire and Japan'
Starling, T. (c. 1832)
15 x 9

Uncommon and finely engraved map of the two countries from The Royal Cabinet Atlas. Bright original colouring to the various countries. A numbered key identifies the various provinces of China
50.00 GBP









511 - 1700
China & Japan
Findlay, A. (c. 1820)
26 x 20

Attractive map of China engraved by Alexander Findlay. Later colour.
50.00 GBP





1005 - 414



1005 - 414
Asia
'China and Japan'
Johnston, A. K. (1873)
44 x 33

Detailed map of China showing the provinces and noting Hong Kong, ceded to Britain in 1842. Inset map of Japan. Original colour
40.00 GBP









1108 - 780
China
'Chinese Empire'
Fenner, R. (1828)
24 x 15

Highly detailed steel engraved map of Eastern Asia by Robert Fenner for “Fenner's Pocket Atlas”. Includes Mongolia, Tibet, Korea, Japan in addition to China. Central fold. Later full wash colour
30.00 GBP





1103 - 630



1103 - 630
Japan
Weller, E. (c. 1880)
37 x 21

Finely engraved map of the country showing the various provinces, by Edward Weller for the Journal of the Royal geographical Society, published by John Murray. Later colour
75.00 GBP





910 - 283



910 - 283
China
Kelly, T. (c. 1850)
25 x 20

Detailed steel engraved map with later outline colour to the regions
30.00 GBP