東京. [Tokyo]. 九段書房.[Kudan shobo]. 大正十四 . Stock ID #169329
Coloured folding Japanese map showing the military strength of Japan, the United States and the United Kingdom in the Pacific, original pictorial envelope, scale not given. Some small holes at folds, occasional light foxing, a prior owner's signature on reverse, minor wear envelope. Very good copy in like envelope. Map measures 54.4 x 78.8cm. The explanatory text in Japanese, printed on the reverse in blue, summarises the colonial possessions of the US and the UK as well as providing a comparison between the land size, naval presence, natural resources, immigration issues and maritime transport capacities of Japan, the United States and the United Kingdom. Legend indicates national, regional, provincial territorial boundaries, canals, undersea cables, airline routes, metropolitans, capital cities, mining fields, hot springs, ancient battle fields, major trade ports, Japanese embassies and consular offices. A large area marked 日本委任统治 "South Pacific Mandate" highlighted in a box is adjacent to Australian occupied Papua New Guinea. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 169329).
Price: $395.00 AU