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Korea (and Japan)
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. Some very minor light brown spotting and light discolouration of 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)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,225  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, J. / DE WIT, F. / COVENS, J. / MORTIER, P.,  Japonia Regnum., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. / DE WIT, F. / COVENS, J. / MORTIER, P. - Japonia Regnum.
Amsterdam, 1655 - 1720, Original colours.. 417x589mm. No text on verso. Dark impression.
It is the first map to correctly show Korea as a peninsula.The rare Covens and Mortier issue of this important map of Japan and Korea, originally published by Blaeu. This was to remain the standard form of Japan until the eighteenth century and although replaced by the maps of Reland and Kaem... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,225  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Royaume de Corée., antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Royaume de Corée.
The Hague, 1737, Uncoloured.. 520x353mm. Wide margins, a very good and dark impression. Mint.
With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche, engraved by G.Kondet. One of the earliest separate maps of Korea.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French cartographer. Compiled over 200 maps. This map is from his most important work Nouvel Atlas de la Chine, published in...
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$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,560  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
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 401  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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 1,246  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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 445  

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 401  

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 4,450  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  [Manuscript map of Kangwon Province part of North Korea], antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - [Manuscript map of Kangwon Province part of North Korea]
ca, 1820 - 1840, Manuscript in attractive original colours.. 1040x630mm. Thin rice paper. Manuscript in dark brown ink with wash colour. Some age toning of paper, thinning of paper on old folds.
Detailed map of eastern part of North Korea, centered on Wonsan, previously known as Wonsanjin, Port Lazarev, and Gensan, a port city and naval base located in Kangwon Province, North Korea, along the eastern side of the Korean Peninsula, on the East Sea and the provincial capital. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,250
Approx. Euro 1,113  

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 111  

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 1,558  

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 445  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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 5,340  

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 178  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2