China. Philips' Travelling Maps [Cover Title]. LINEN BACKED MAP OF CHINA.
China. Philips' Travelling Maps [Cover Title].

China. Philips' Travelling Maps [Cover Title].

no date. (circa 1920). Stock ID #161936

Linen backed colour folding map of China, insets of Peking and Environs and Hongkong and Canton in lower left corner. 54 x 63.8cm. Table of place names at upper left gives the cities that "By a recent ordinance of the Republic all 'Fu,' 'Chow'' and 'Ting' cities have been nominally reduced to the rank of 'Hsien'. The following parallel list gives the 'Fu' cities, the names of which have been officially changed, together with the new form adapted." Map folds into a red cloth covered case with ribbon ties, 19 x 10.3cm. Title and decoration printed in black on upper cover. Trifle foxed on linen backing, a little insect damage case in a few small places otherwise a very good clean map.

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Price: $400.00 AU

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