Maps of Ancient and Present Times

Description

The three-volume work composed of maps with detailed texts was compiled by Wu Guofu of the Ming dynasty, based on a work done by Shen Dingzhi. The maps are executed in chromatography in red and black. There are two prefaces: one by Wu Guofu, dated 1638, and another by Chen Zilong, dated 1643.

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今古輿地圖

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3 juan, 3 ce: maps; 30 centimeters

Last updated: May 24, 2017