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PERRY, M.C. - The island of Formosa.

PERRY, M.C. - The island of Formosa.
The island of Formosa. - PERRY, M.C.
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Title : The island of Formosa..
Map maker : PERRY, M.C..
Date : New York, 1856.
Size : 9.0 x 6.4 inches. / 22.8 x 16.2 cm.
Colouring : Uncolored.

Description :A small, but historically important map of Taiwan (the first American lithograph of Taiwan) made by the American Commodore Matthew C. Perry and published by Ackerman. The map was a key part of Perry's proposal to have the United States annex the island.

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The authentic story of Taiwan, ill. page 138.
Condition : In mint condition.

ID: 47370

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