Lot 161 of 312:
Mapping Japan and Asia  

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Five works on mapping Japan and Asia


Various places


Various dates


5 volumes. Illustrated. (4to), cloth, illustrated dust jackets. 

A selection of works on the mapping of Asia and Japan.


  • Cortazzi, Hugh. Isles of Gold: Antique Maps of Japan. Trumbull, Connecticut: Weatherhill, Incorporated 1983. 
  • Phasuk, Santanee & Philip Stott. Royal Siamese Maps: War & Trade In Nineteenth Century Thailand. Bangkok: River Books, 2004. 
  • Suarez, Thomas. Early Mapping of the Pacific. The Epic Story of Seafarers, Adventurers, and Cartographers. Who Mapped the Earth`s Greatest Ocean. Singapore: Periblus, 2004.
  • Suarez, Thomas. Early Mapping of Southeast Asia: the Epic Story of Seafarers, Adventurers, and Cartographers Who First Mapped the Regions Between China and India. Singapore: Periblus, 1999.
  • Walter, Lutz; editor. Japan, a Cartographic Vision. European printed maps from the early 16th to the 19th century. Munich / New York: Prestel, 1994. 

Lot Amendments

Some light wear; all volumes about near fine or better.

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