Japan Atlas, Kosei Hyochu Nippon Gaishi. Fuzu
Date of this edition: 1880
Dimensions (not including margins): 15,2 x 22,4 cm
Condition: fair/very good. Sharp engraving. Wide margins. Light age toning with occasional foxing and soiling. Covers are a bit worn.
Condition rating: A/B
Text on maps: Japanese
From: Civitates Orbis Terrarum, Vol. III; Taschen Br. Hog, p. 218;; Van der Krogt 41 1A.1, page 16
Kosei Hyochu Nippon Gaishi. Fuzu
This is the atlas volume to a condensed history of Japan by Matajirō Rai. The volume includes 56 maps printed on single sheets and pasted back-to-back to create 28 pages. There are maps of Japan, numerous regional maps, and a few bird’s-eye plans. Bound in paper covers with printed title on front cover.