Prévost Map of China, Korea, and Japan. 25, 1746 Voyages Original Engraving

Map of China, Korea, and Japan to New Guinea – centered on the Malay Peninsula & Philippines. Information: This fine engraving is from Antoine-François Prévost d’Exiles’s. Histoire Générale des Voyages, ou nouvelle collection de toutes les relations de voyages par mer et par terre, qui ont été publiées jusqu’à present dans les différentes langues de toutes les nations connues. The work was published by Chez Didot in Paris in 1746. The plates and maps were by Cochin fils, Tardieu, B. It was an expansive work that referenced China, the East Indies, Asia, the Americas, early Australian voyages, New Guinea, Palau Islands, Africa, and voyages in the Pacific including those of Magellan, Schouten, Le Maire, Drake, Sarmiento, Cavendish, Spilbergen, Narborough, Rogers, Cowley, Frazier, and Anson. The work included particularly full accounts as given by the Dutch and French voyages to the East Indies, voyages to China, and the British East India Company’s voyages to India and Ceylon. Guarantee: This is an original antique book and not a modern reproduction. I guarantee this book to be authentic. Due to its age, some imperfections can be expected. Please view the detailed photo(s) carefully. If other arrangements need to be made, please contact me. Antoine-François Prévost d’Exiles. Work: Histoire Générale des Voyages, ou Nouvelle Collection de Toutes les Relations de Voyages, par Mer et par Terre. 13 1/4″ by 12 3/4″. Special Features: Original Engraving. Original Descriptive Text: Provided when Available. Condition: Overall Very Good. There is some minor paper loss at the upper left edge due to the page being a fold out. There may be a few minor imperfections to be expected with age. The item “Prévost Map of China, Korea, and Japan. 25, 1746 Voyages Original Engraving” is in sale since Tuesday, June 16, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Decorative Arts\Other Antique Decorative Arts”. The seller is “antiqueprint” and is located in Franklin, Tennessee. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Style: Travel
  • Age: 1746
  • Primary Material: Paper
  • Maker: Antoine-Francois Prevost d’Exiles
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Color: Black and White
  • Country/Region of Origin: France
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