[London]. George Philip & Son. Stock ID #163521
Very large, handsome coloured linen backed map 167.5 x 114.5cm, folds into cloth boards 28.5 x 23.5cm. Scale 1:3,000,000 or 48 miles to an inch. Marbled front free endpaper creased and torn with some loss. Ribbon ties detached, cloth soiled, corners of corners worn and bumped, cloth along case joints torn in places. This striking map is in excellent condition. The map features three inset maps: Shanghai/Nanking District; Peking Tsinan District and Sinkiang. A key gives reference to the symbols of communities used which include animal and vegetable products, mineral products and manufactures. A scarce map packed with fascinating detail. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 163521).
Price: $2,500.00 AU