Kyoto. 村上勘兵衛, 文部省刊行. [Murakami Kanbē; Monbushō kankō]. Meiji 10 [1877. Stock ID #159813
Colour woodblock map from volume 1 of the Journal of World Geography 萬國地誌略, published in 1877. Printed area measures 29.5 x 21cm, vertical fold, lower margin chipped with a little loss, a good copy with occasional soiling. Map shows Australia, states clearly defined although the boundaries are not very accurate. Northern Territory is divided into two sections - the larger of which is titled Alexander Land and the smaller Northern Territory. The Great Dividing Range and mountains in Tasmania are indicated. Shown in the same hemisphere as Australia is New Guinea, insular Southeast Asia with mainland Southeast Asia in outline only. New Zealand and Pacific Islands appear in a section of another hemisphere. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 159813).
Price: $425.00 AU