Nieuwe Kaart van het Eyland Japan. Francois VALENTYN.

Nieuwe Kaart van het Eyland Japan


Map. Engraving. 17 1/4" x 22".

Provincial map of Japan. Francois Valentyn (1666-1727), was a Dutch Minister and served under the East India Company. He was a naturalist and a writer who spent 16 years in the East Indias. Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indiën (1724-26) was a massive work of five parts published in eight volumes and containing over one thousand engraved illustrations and some of the most accurate maps of the Indies of the time.

Binding: Unbound
Condition: Very Good
Language: Dutch

Price: $1,000.00

Item #283874

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