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BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte du Katay, ou Empire de Kin : pour servir a l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan, raportée dans l'Histoire generale des voyages, tirée de l'Angloise., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte du Katay, ou Empire de Kin : pour servir a l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan, raportée dans l'Histoire generale des voyages, tirée de l'Angloise.
Paris, 1750, Coloured.. 206x310mm. Good impression. Map cut till neat line, and contemporarily laid down on a larger sheet of paper to fit in a larger atlas.
Fine map of Korea and China's Yellow Sea. Complete title in top: Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin, pour servir de l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan. Raportée dans histoire Générale des Voyages Tirée de l'Anglois..
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin. . ., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin. . .
Paris, 1750, Coloured.. 206x310mm. Good impression. Map cut till neat line, and contemporarily laid down on a larger sheet of paper to fit in a larger atlas.
The map is of interest for the use of Mer de Corée, for the sea between Korea and Japan .Fine map of Korea and China's Yellow Sea. Complete title in top: Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin, pour servir de l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan. Rapor... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin. . ., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin. . .
Paris, 1750, Coloured.. 206x310mm. Good impression. Several foldings as issued.
The map is of interest for the use of Mer de Corée for the sea between Korea and Japan .Fine map of Korea and China's Yellow Sea. Complete title in top: Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin, pour servir de l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan. Rapor... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BELLIN, J.N.,  Karte von Katay od. dem Reiche Kin, zur Geschichte von Jenghiz Khan. Aus dem Englischen., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Karte von Katay od. dem Reiche Kin, zur Geschichte von Jenghiz Khan. Aus dem Englischen.
Leipzig, Schwabe, ca. 1750, Coloured.. 206x310mm. Good impression.
The map is of interest for the use of East Sea, the sea between Korea and Japan, here called "Meer von Corea".

Copper engraving, hand colored in outline and wash. A fine detailed and interesting map engraved by Bellin after earl...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte du Katay, ou Empire de Kin : pour servir a l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan, raportée dans l'Histoire generale des voyages, tirée de l'Angloise., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte du Katay, ou Empire de Kin : pour servir a l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan, raportée dans l'Histoire generale des voyages, tirée de l'Angloise.
Paris, 1750, Coloured.. 206x310mm. Good impression. Several foldings as issued. Upper left margin cut till neat line, as issued and now reinstalled for protective reason.
Fine map of Korea and China's Yellow Sea. Complete title in top: Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin, pour servir de l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan. Raportée dans histoire Générale des Voyages Tirée de l'Anglois..
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DHEULLAND, G.,  Carte de la Corée., antique map, old maps DHEULLAND, G. - Carte de la Corée.
Paris, ca. 1750, Coloured.. 292x165mm. Printed on heavy paper. Paper slightly age toned. Upper right margin reinforced. In good condition.
A rare map of Korea after d'Anville and engraved by Dheulan.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte de la province de Quan-tong, ou Lyau-tong et du Royaume de Kau-li ou Corée. . . / Kaart van t' Landschap Quan-Tong . . ., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte de la province de Quan-tong, ou Lyau-tong et du Royaume de Kau-li ou Corée. . . / Kaart van t' Landschap Quan-Tong . . .
Paris, 1749-1773, Uncoloured.. 272x212mm. Mint condition. Good margins and dark impression.
Uncommon issue of this fine map of Korea. The map is of interest for the use of East Sea, the sea between Korea and Japan, here called "Mer de Corée.
Decorative title cartouche in lower left corner.
The language on the map is in Frenc...
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$ 700
Approx. Euro 602  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
LA PEROUSE, J.F.G.,  Plan de la partie des iles, ou archipel de Coree, vue au mois de Mai 1787 par les Fregates Francaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . ., antique map, old maps LA PEROUSE, J.F.G. - Plan de la partie des iles, ou archipel de Coree, vue au mois de Mai 1787 par les Fregates Francaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . .
L'Imprimerie de la Republique, An V, 1797, Uncoloured.. 495x690mm. Very good condition. Foldings, as issued.
Showing the track of La Pérouse along the southern most tip of Korea, with Quelpaerts Islands (now-a-days called Jeju, with the vulcano Halla-san (Halla Mountain) clearly noticed. This is a chart representing the visit of the French Admiral and explorer, le Comte de L... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LA PÉROUSE, J.F.G,  Carte des découvertes fautes en 1787 dans les Mers de Chine et de Tartarie par les Frégates Françaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . ée. Feille., antique map, old maps LA PÉROUSE, J.F.G - Carte des découvertes fautes en 1787 dans les Mers de Chine et de Tartarie par les Frégates Françaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . ée. Feille.
Paris, 1797, Uncoloured.. 493x675mm. Printed on thick paper. Several vertical and horizontal folds as issued. Fine condition.
La Pérouse's important large-scale chart of Northern Japan, Hokkaido, the Kuriles, the tip of Kamschatka, and the northern part of Korea.
Showing the track of Perouse from 27 May 1787 at Cape Clonard, Isle Dagelet in Korea.
His voyage continued along the co...
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$ 1,400
Approx. Euro 1,204  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LA PEROUSE, J.F.G.,  Plan de la partie des iles, ou archipel de Coree, vue au mois de Mai 1787 par les Fregates Francaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . ., antique map, old maps LA PEROUSE, J.F.G. - Plan de la partie des iles, ou archipel de Coree, vue au mois de Mai 1787 par les Fregates Francaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . .
L'Imprimerie de la Republique, An V, 1797, Uncoloured.. 495x690mm. Very good condition. Foldings, as issued.
Showing the track of La Perouse along the southern most tip of Korea, with Quelpaerts Islands (now-a-days called Jeju, with the volcano Halla-san (Halla Mountain) clearly noticed. This is a chart representing the visit of the French Admiral and explorer, le Comte de L... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CASSINI, G.M.,  Le Isole del Giappone e la Corea delineate sulle ultima osservazioni., antique map, old maps CASSINI, G.M. - Le Isole del Giappone e la Corea delineate sulle ultima osservazioni.
Rome, 1797, In original o/l colours.. 330x465mm. Good and dark impression, some light marginal foxing but generally in good condition.
First edition on laid paper. Cassini’s splendid early map of Japan and Korea, with large decorative title cartouche. The map has a very unusual, almost triangular, representation of 'Jeso-Gasima', the semi-mythical island to the north of Japan. The title is within a decorative title cartouche.
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LA PEROUSE, J.F.G.,  Plan de la partie des Isles ou Archipel de Corée., antique map, old maps LA PEROUSE, J.F.G. - Plan de la partie des Isles ou Archipel de Corée.
Paris, 1797, Uncoloured.. 495x685mm. In very good condition. Printed on heavy paper.
Showing the track of La Perouse along the southern most tip of Korea, with Quelpaerts Islands (now-a-days called Jeju, with the volcano Halla-san (Halla Mountain) clearly noticed. This is a chart representing the visit of the French Admiral and e... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LA PEROUSE, J.F.G.,  Plan of part of the Islands or Archipelago of Corea., antique map, old maps LA PEROUSE, J.F.G. - Plan of part of the Islands or Archipelago of Corea.
London, G.G. and J.Robinson, 1798, Uncoloured.. 380x500mm. Mild waterstain just visible upper part otherwise in good condition.
Showing the track of La Perouse along the southern most tip of Korea, with Quelpaerts Islands (now-a-days called Jeju, with the vulcano Halla-san (Halla Mountain) clearly noticed. This is a chart representing the visit of the French Admiral and explorer, le Comte de L... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LA PEROUSE, Jean Francois Galoup,  Part of the island of Quelpart seen 21 may 1787. . . [5 maps on one sheet], antique map, old maps LA PEROUSE, Jean Francois Galoup - Part of the island of Quelpart seen 21 may 1787. . . [5 maps on one sheet]
London, G. G. & J. Robinson, Paternoster Row, London, 1798, Uncoloured.. 360x240mm. Very good condition.
Detailed maps of islands south of Korea. Of interest is the inset map of L'ile Dagelet (The Isle of Dagelet), the note in French says "Discovered by the French frigates la Boussole and l'Astrolabe. The 27th May 1787. " with the exact location of the island.
The other four charts depicting othe...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LA PEROUSE, J.F.G.,  Plan de la partie Des Isles ou Archipel de Corée., antique map, old maps LA PEROUSE, J.F.G. - Plan de la partie Des Isles ou Archipel de Corée.
London, G.G. and J.Robinson, 1798, Uncoloured.. 380x500mm. Mild water stain just visible upper part otherwise in good condition. Repaired tear in upper part centerfold.
Showing the track of La Perouse along the southern most tip of Korea, with Quelpaerts Islands (now-a-days called Jeju, with the volcano Halla-san (Halla Mountain) clearly noticed. This is a chart representing the visit of the French Admiral and explorer, le Comte de L... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
TANNER, H. S. /  ARROWSMITH, A.,  Empire of Japan. (with Korea), antique map, old maps TANNER, H. S. / ARROWSMITH, A. - Empire of Japan. (with Korea)
London, 1807, Uncoloured.. 240x396mm. Very good condition. Narrow margins.
Detailed map of Japan and including Korea. Japan with good detail, gold mines and more. An island in the Pacific is called "Fatsisio, or Unhappy I. The Place of Exile for the Japanese Grandees. The prime meridian at Greenwich.
The interior of Korea has been left blank, except for a scal...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
TANNER, H. S. /  ARROWSMITH, A.,  Empire of Japan. (With Sea of Corea), antique map, old maps TANNER, H. S. / ARROWSMITH, A. - Empire of Japan. (With Sea of Corea)
London, 1807, Uncoloured.. 240x396mm. Very good condition. Narrow margins.
Detailed map of Japan and including Korea. Japan with good detail, gold mines and more. An island in the Pacific is called "Fatsisio, or Unhappy I. The Place of Exile for the Japanese Grandees. The prime meridian at Greenwich.
The interior of Korea has been left blank, except for a scal...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
THOMSON, J.,  Corea and Japan., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Corea and Japan.
Edinburgh, 1816, Original colours.. 500x620mm. Repair of two marginal splits close to center fold and one in center fold. Good condition.
A fine large-scale map of Japan and Korea showing an increasingly refined outline to the Japanese islands but still oversized Korean peninsula.
The strait south of Korea, is called "Strait of Korea". Including the islands Argonaut and Dagelet.
The map appeared in Thomson's New General ...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HALL,B.,  Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea., antique map, old maps HALL,B. - Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea.
London, 1818, In original colours.. 290x230mm. 4to. Contemp. linen, gilt stamped title on spine. Large paper copy. Uncut. Several pages with small light brown stains. XV, 222, CXXX ,66pp. Illustrated with 15 plates and maps.
BRITAIN'S FIRST ACCURATE ACCOUNT OF KOREA & OKINAWANS. With an appendix containing charts and various hydrographical and scientific notices by captain Basil Hall and a vocabulary of the Loo-Cho language by H.J.Clifford,esq.
Printed by John Murray, Albemarle Street, London. Illustrated with 8 co...
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$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,300  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VANDERMAELEN, Ph.,  Partie de la Chine. N°.74 (Including South Korea), antique map, old maps VANDERMAELEN, Ph. - Partie de la Chine. N°.74 (Including South Korea)
Brussels, 1825-1827, Original colours.. 473x496mm. Lithography, in original colours. Paper very slightly age toned. Plano sheet.
A set of 2 maps covering the Mouth of the Yangtze area in Jiangsu and Zhejiang, and southwestern Korea with the island of Quelpart (Jeju-do). Shows explorers' routes, including La Perouse (1787), Argonautes (1789), etc.

From his famous Atlas Universel . This atlas was one of the mo...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HONEGGER, V.,  Koreische Fischerfamilie. Famille de pecheurs de Corea., antique map, old maps HONEGGER, V. - Koreische Fischerfamilie. Famille de pecheurs de Corea.
Zürich, 1845, Uncoloured.. 230x280mm. Lithography in very good to mint condition.
A Korean family of fishermen playing a board game. No.9' above image. From "Schinz Naturgeschichte und Abbildungen des Menschen der verschiedenen Rassen und Stämme", and lithographed by J.Honegger and published in Honeggersche Lithographische Anstalt in Zürich. The image is copied after the work of ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 125
Approx. Euro 108  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DEPOT DES CARTES ET PLANS DE LA MARINE,  CARTE de la Côte Occidentale de COREE, Plan Croquis de la Rivière HAN-KANG ou de SEOUL, depuis son Embouchure jusqu'à Séoul, dressée en 1866 par ordre du C.A. ROZE. . ., antique map, old maps DEPOT DES CARTES ET PLANS DE LA MARINE - CARTE de la Côte Occidentale de COREE, Plan Croquis de la Rivière HAN-KANG ou de SEOUL, depuis son Embouchure jusqu'à Séoul, dressée en 1866 par ordre du C.A. ROZE. . .
Paris, 1868, Uncoloured.. 630x910mm. In very fine condition. Sea has been printed in light brown.
Uncommon chart of the Han-Kang River from its mouth to Seoul, prepared in 1866 by order of C.A. ROZE, Commander-in-Chief of the French " la Station des Mers de Chine" and prepared by captain Bochet. Published by "Depot of Maps and Plans of the Navy". Engraved by J.Geisendörfer. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,505  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HAUSERMANN, R.,  Carte de la Corée d'après la Carte du Dictionnaire coréen-français par les Missionnaires de Corée. . ., antique map, old maps HAUSERMANN, R. - Carte de la Corée d'après la Carte du Dictionnaire coréen-français par les Missionnaires de Corée. . .
Paris, 1880, In original colours.. 280x186mm. In good condition.
Map of Korea called "Corée", which was produced by the French organization Mission Etrangères de Paris (MEP) in 1880. Supposedly, the map was based on Father Kim Degeon's Carte de la Corée of 1846. The map is said to be stored in the Research Foundation of Korean Church History.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
	CHIKANOBU, Youshu,  Nisshin senso zue (Sino - Japanese war) scene in Korea., antique map, old maps CHIKANOBU, Youshu - Nisshin senso zue (Sino - Japanese war) scene in Korea.
September 2, MEIJI 27th year or 1894, In original colours.. 372x250mm. Oban size. Paper size is 25.0 x 37.2 cm or about 9.75 x 14.25 inches.
Showing Captain MATSUZAKI at ANJYO in KOREA during Sino-Japanese war in 1894-1895. Japanese woodblock print by ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHIKANOBU, Youshu,  Nisshin senso zue (Sino - Japanese war) scene in Korea. Fighting at SeoungHwan., antique map, old maps CHIKANOBU, Youshu - Nisshin senso zue (Sino - Japanese war) scene in Korea. Fighting at SeoungHwan.
August 23, MEIJI 27th year or 1894, In original colours.. 372x250mm. Oban size. Paper size is 25.0 x 37.2 cm or about 9.75 x 14.25 inches.
Hand to hand combat at Seoung Hwan in KOREA during Sino-Japanese war in 1894-1895. Japanese woodblock print by Youshu C... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
	CHIKANOBU, Youshu,  Nisshin senso zue (Sino - Japanese war) scene in Korea.  Brigade Commander OHSHIMA at SeongHwan., antique map, old maps CHIKANOBU, Youshu - Nisshin senso zue (Sino - Japanese war) scene in Korea. Brigade Commander OHSHIMA at SeongHwan.
September 6, MEIJI 27th year or 1894, In original colours.. 378x257mm. Oban size. Paper size is 378x257mm. or about 9.75 x 14.25 inches.
Brigade Commander OHSHIMA at SeongHwan in KOREA during Sino-Japanese war in 1984-1985 ". Japanese woodblock print by ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 350
Approx. Euro 301  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FOREIGN OFFICE,  Parliamentary Papers - Foreign Office - Annual Series - Diplomatic and Consular Reports on Trade and Finance., antique map, old maps FOREIGN OFFICE - Parliamentary Papers - Foreign Office - Annual Series - Diplomatic and Consular Reports on Trade and Finance.
London, Harrison and Sons, 1882-1906, Uncoloured.. 240x150mm. 30 volumes in 8vo, with printed titles to original wrappers, all parts separately bound, all of them in very good condition.
Very scarce - Only for the British Parliament and the British Crown printed - and not for the trade! Accounts about the Korean country during the time span of the last third of the 19th about Korea and numerous trade accounts, this lot also contains two very important trade treaties between Japan an... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,160  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ZABEL, Rudolf.,  Meine Hochzeitsreise durch Korea während des Russisch-japanischen Krieges., antique map, old maps ZABEL, Rudolf. - Meine Hochzeitsreise durch Korea während des Russisch-japanischen Krieges.
Altenburg, S.-A., Stephan Geibel Verlag, 1906, Uncoloured.. 230x160mm. 9vo, xvi, 462 p. illus., folding colour printed map.
Illustrated with ca. 200 illustrations. All photographes are taken by the author.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SERVICE HYDROGRAPHIQUE DE LA MARINE.,  Côte Est d'Asie. Iles et Mers du Japon Mer Jaune., antique map, old maps SERVICE HYDROGRAPHIQUE DE LA MARINE. - Côte Est d'Asie. Iles et Mers du Japon Mer Jaune.
France, 1906-1925, Uncoloured.. 670x970mm. Anchorages coloured in pink. Ink stamp of the "Service Hydrographique. Majoration 600%". Very good condition and owner stamp "P. Barbier. Toucy (Yonne)". Very good condition.
Large French sea chart featuring the northern part of the Pacific Ocean and the Yellow Sea with Korea and Quelpaert Island, Japan and the coasts of Manchuria, and China till Shanghai, corrected in 1925.
On the back of the map, inscriptions in pencil refer to the cruiser "Jules-Ferry" in 1923-19...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Japan
HONDIUS, J.,  Japonia., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. - Japonia.
Amsterdam, 1606-1620, In original colours.. 342x445mm. With French text on verso, giving a description of Japan. Paper slightly browned. Some brown spots due to oxidation of green paint.
Jodocus Hondius' fine map early 17th century map of the islands of Japan, first issued as one of the new maps in the expended Mercator Hondius Atlas of 1606.
The map is closely modelled on the Ortelius-Teixeira outline of 1595 and includes Korea as an elongated island and the three principal is...
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$ 2,200
Approx. Euro 1,892  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
MERCATOR, G. / CLOPPENBURGH, J.E.,  IAPONIA., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / CLOPPENBURGH, J.E. - IAPONIA.
Amsterdam, 1630, Coloured.. 188x246mm. Good and dark impression. Generally in good condition. French text on verso.
Early miniature map of Japan and Korea from the rare Cloppenburg edition "Atlas Sive Cosmographicae Meditationes De Fabrica Mundi Et Fabricati Figura", slightly larger format and more scarce edition of the Mercator/Hondius "Atlas Minor". Engraved by Pieter Van Den Keere.
The Cloppenburg edition...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
JANSSONIUS, J.,  IAPONIAE Nova Descriptio., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - IAPONIAE Nova Descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1639, Coloured.. 340x440mm. Wide margins.
2nd state of Hondius map. Janssonius replaced the Japanese ship with a European one. Korea shown as an island.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,505  

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Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, J.,  Japonia Regnum., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Japonia Regnum.
Amsterdam, 1655, Original colours.. 417x589mm. A few placed underlaid due to oxidation of green paint.
It is the first map to correctly show Korea as a peninsula.
This was to remain the standard form of Japan until the eighteenth century and although replaced by the maps of Reland and Kaempfer, it is in its outline, closer to the true shape of Japan than either of these or indeed any printed map ...
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$ 2,200
Approx. Euro 1,892  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
TAVENIER, J.B.,  Carte des Isles du Japon Esquelles est remarque la Route.., antique map, old maps TAVENIER, J.B. - Carte des Isles du Japon Esquelles est remarque la Route..
Paris 1679, Coloured.. 515x765mm. In very good condition. Repair of one marginal tears, running into 10cm. into the engraved area, hardly notable.
This uncommon map of Japan, which is on a fairly large scale, contains comments about the nature of the country. For instance, Ocsaqui (Okazaki, near Nagoya) is said to have the most beautiful women.
Jean-Baptiste Tavernier (1605-1689) used both names for he same sea-space : "Océan Oriental " w...
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$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,160  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MALLET, A.M.,  Isles du Japon., antique map, old maps MALLET, A.M. - Isles du Japon.
Paris, 1685, Coloured.. 143x98mm. In fine condition.
A charming late 17th century French map with a very decorative title cartouche showing trumpet-blowing cherubs, by Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well traveled military engineer and geographer who worked in 17th century France under King Louis XIV.
From the uncommon German text edition ...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Isola del Giapone e penisola di Corea., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Isola del Giapone e penisola di Corea.
Venice, 1692, Uncoloured.. 455x610mm. Some light browning in lower left and right corner. Dark impression.
A most attractive and decorative map of Japan and its near neighbour Korea by Vincenzo Coronelli. An elaborate central title cartouche garlanded with intertwined flowers and dedicated to the Rev.de Fontaine of the Society of Jesus. The delineation of Japan is on the standard Martini model although H... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,720  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Isola del Giapone e penisola di Corea., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Isola del Giapone e penisola di Corea.
Venice, 1692, Uncoloured.. 455x610mm. A good and dark impression. Printed on heavy paper.
A most attractive and decorative map by Vincenzo Coronelli. An elaborate central title cartouche garlanded with intertwined flowers and dedicated to the Rev.de Fontaine of the Society of Jesus. The delineation of Japan is on the standard Martini model although Hokkaido, then known as Yedo is shown a... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,580  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Isola del Giapone e Penisola di Corea. . ., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Isola del Giapone e Penisola di Corea. . .
Venice, 1698, Uncoloured.. 465x625mm. Very good condition. Italian text on verso. The usual slight discolouration along the center fold. Dark impression.
A most attractive and decorative map of Japan and its near neighbor Korea by Vincenzo Coronelli. An elaborate central title cartouche garlanded with intertwined flowers and dedicated to the Rev.de Fontaine of the Society of Jesus. The delineation of Japan is on the standard Martini model although Ho... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,700
Approx. Euro 2,322  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SCHENK, P./ VALK, G.,  Nova et accurata Japoniae terrae Esonis, ac Insularum adjacentium., antique map, old maps SCHENK, P./ VALK, G. - Nova et accurata Japoniae terrae Esonis, ac Insularum adjacentium.
Amsterdam, 1700, Coloured.. 450x544mm. A fine copy. Printed on heavy paper.
The map is of interest in showing Korea as a curiously shaped island and in revising the shape of the three main Islands of Japan. A re-issue of Janssonius' map with the new imprint Amstelodami Vendibilis apud P.Schenk et G.Valk.C.P..
Notable for its detail of Hokkaido, the first printe...
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$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,150  

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VAN DER AA, P.,  William Adams Reystogt na Oost-Indien.. JAPAN. . ., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P. - William Adams Reystogt na Oost-Indien.. JAPAN. . .
Leiden, 1707, Uncoloured.. 155x235mm. Right, left and right margin cut close. Dark impression. In mint condition. Offered here with "Twee brieven van William Adams. . .", Tittle, 14pp and Register. Generally in very good condition. Paper slightly age-toned. First state.
Map of Japan and Korea. In lower right a fine title cartouche showing William Adams during an audience with the shogun, who sits under a baldachin on a fancifully portrayed throne.

William Adams came to Japan in 1600 as the pilot of the first Dutch ship to arrive there. He was taken into ...
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$ 1,300
Approx. Euro 1,118  

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CHATELAIN, H.,  L'Empire du Japon, tire des cartes des Japonnois., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - L'Empire du Japon, tire des cartes des Japonnois.
Amsterdam, 1719, Coloured.. 370x435mm. In very good condition.
A good impression of this decorative map of Japan based on Reland's map of `1715, one of the earliest to use both Latin names and Japanese characters. With inset of the bay of Nagasaki.
In upper left corner a tip of Korea, labeled in Latin and Japanese. Part of Korea's southeastern coast, adjoi...
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$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,580  

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Condition Rating: 2
CHATELAIN, H.,  Succession des Empereurs du Japon avec une .., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Succession des Empereurs du Japon avec une ..
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 376x435mm. In very good condition. One plate + 12 accompanying pages of text.
The plate is showing the murder of one of the Emperors of Japan and the arrival of one of the early Dutch embassies in Kyoto with a small map of Japan in a central panel. Plate and text-pages from his Atlas Historique . Bound in modern paper wrappers. With an interesting description of Japan ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 900
Approx. Euro 774  

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SEUTTER, M.,  Imperium Japonicum., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Imperium Japonicum.
Augsburg 1720, Original colours.. 490x575mm. With a coloured cartouche. Some very light water staining along centerfold, hardly notable. Printed on heavy paper, in very good to mint condition.
The map is based on Engelbert Kaempfer's map of 1727. It shows a much distorted outline for the Island of Japan and a wonderful decorative cartouche top left.
The map was engraved by Tobias Conrad Lotter.
Seutter has added a textual description on the map's origins but does not mention Rel...
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$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,150  

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KAEMPFER, E.,  Imperium Japonicum in sexaginta et octo provincias divisum. Ex ipsorum Japonensium mappis & observationibus Kaempferianis. . ., antique map, old maps KAEMPFER, E. - Imperium Japonicum in sexaginta et octo provincias divisum. Ex ipsorum Japonensium mappis & observationibus Kaempferianis. . .
The Hague, 1727, Coloured.. 460x530mm. Good condition. Upper margin cut short as issued.
The most important influence on European maps of Japan during the early years of the eighteenth century was that of E. Kaempfer based upon the manuscripts compiled during his 2 years residence on Deshima between 1690 and 1692.
The map has two inset maps: one with the region north of Japan with...
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$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,720  

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TIRION, I.,  Nauw-keurige Kaart van 't Keizerryk Japan. . ., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - Nauw-keurige Kaart van 't Keizerryk Japan. . .
Amsterdam, 1728, Coloured.. 250x325mm. Short right hand margin as issued. Dark impression.
Tirion's first and decorative map of Japan modeled on Kaempfer's map.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

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KAEMPFER, E.,  Histoire Naturelle, Civile, Et Ecclésiastique..', antique map, old maps KAEMPFER, E. - Histoire Naturelle, Civile, Et Ecclésiastique..'
Amsterdam, 1729, Uncoloured.. 320x240mm. Folio. Contemporary calf spine gilt with a red gilt lettered label. Several pages a little stained as usual. Altogether in very good condition.
First French edition, published by P.Gosse, J.Neaulme and B.Lakeman. The basic work on Japan from the second half of the 17th century when it was still forbidden to foreigners to enter the country. The beautiful copper engravings show 45 maps, plans, views, temples, pictures of gods, plants and ani... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 18,000
Approx. Euro 15,480  

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Condition Rating: 2
TIRION, I. / KAEMPFER, E.,  Carte du Japon, Dressée sur les Cartes Japonnoises. . ., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. / KAEMPFER, E. - Carte du Japon, Dressée sur les Cartes Japonnoises. . .
The Hague, 1732, Coloured.. 275x320mm. In good condition.
Japan is still drawn in a nearly purely east-west position. At bottom right at the island of Fatsisio is mentioned: To this island the powerful men of Japan were sent Into exile .
From Histoire Naturelle, Civile, et Ecclèsiastique De L'Empire Du Japon: Composée en Allemand par Engelbert ...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

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PICART, B.,  Toranga divinité du Japon/ La Pagode de Toranga/ Prédicateur Japonais., antique map, old maps PICART, B. - Toranga divinité du Japon/ La Pagode de Toranga/ Prédicateur Japonais.
Amsterdam, 1743, Uncoloured.. 320x210mm. A good and dark impression.
Three scenes on one page showing scenes on the square of a Pagoda, in Japan. Fine copper engraving by Bernard Picart and taken from Bernard Picart's famous Céréonies et costumes religieuses de tous les peuples du monde representées par des figures dessinées de la main de Bernard Picard.
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$ 30
Approx. Euro 26  

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PICART, B.,  Pagode de Canon/ Canon divinité du Japon/ Autre représentation de Canon/ Xantai divinité du Japon., antique map, old maps PICART, B. - Pagode de Canon/ Canon divinité du Japon/ Autre représentation de Canon/ Xantai divinité du Japon.
Amsterdam, 1743, Uncoloured.. 325x207mm. A good and dark impression.
Four scenes on one page showing religious scenes, in Japan. Fine copper engraving by Bernard Picart and taken from Bernard Picart's famous Céréonies et costumes religieuses de tous les peuples du monde representées par des figures dessinées de la main de Bernard Picard.
The book was the ...
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$ 30
Approx. Euro 26  

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PICART, B.,  Tiedebaik divinité du Japon. / Amida divinité du Japon. / Autre représentation d'Amida, et diverses manieres de noyer dans son honneur., antique map, old maps PICART, B. - Tiedebaik divinité du Japon. / Amida divinité du Japon. / Autre représentation d'Amida, et diverses manieres de noyer dans son honneur.
Amsterdam, 1743, Uncoloured.. 325x207mm. A good and dark impression.
Three scenes on one page showing religious scenes, in Japan. Fine copper engraving by Bernard Picart and taken from Bernard Picart's famous Céréonies et costumes religieuses de tous les peuples du monde representées par des figures dessinées de la main de Bernard Picard.
The book was the...
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$ 30
Approx. Euro 26  

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