Scanned Maps

The kingdome of China ; Kingdom of China ; Description of the Kingdome of China

Creator/Contributor:
Speed, John, 1552?-1629, creator
Humble, George, -1640, bookseller.
Creation Date:
1626
Place Of Origin:
England
[London]
Publisher:
Are to be sold in Popshead Alley by G. Humble
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 35 x 43 cm., on sheet 42 x 56 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
map
Maps
Early works to 1800
Pictorial works
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
China--Maps--Early works to 1800
Japan--Maps--Early works to 1800
Pegu (Burma)--Pictorial works
Macau (China)--Pictorial works
Hangzhou (China)--Pictorial works
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially.
Text title on map verso: Description of the Kingdome of China.
Vignettes (clockwise form left): The manner of their travelling by land -- Macao -- Quinzay -- The manner of their execution -- A Chinian men -- A Chinien men -- A soldier of Japan -- A woman of Pegu -- A men of Pegu -- A soldier of Japan -- A Chinien women.
Korea referred to as "The Ile Corea."
Includes depictions of a junk, a masted sailing vessel, and a sea creature.
Also available online.
China.
Korea.
Japan.
Burma.
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2011. (Harvard Map Collection digital maps. China). (Harvard Map Collection digital maps. Japan).
Attribution:
newly augmented by I.S.
Series:
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990125244810203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990125244810203941/catalog