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Description:This beautifully hand coloured original antique map of the two cities & environs of Whenzhou & Vusihyen in the Zhejiang province of China was published in ca 1755 for Antoine-François Prevost's monumental 20 volume edition of L`Histoire Generale des Voyages published by Pierre de Hondt, The Hague between 1747 & 1780. (Ref: Tooley; M&B)
General Description: Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy and stable Paper color: - off white Age of map color: - Early Colors used: - Pink, green, yellow General color appearance: - Authentic Paper size: - 10in x 7 1/2in (255mm x 190mm) Plate size: - 10in x 7 1/2in (255mm x 190mm) Margins: - Min 1/2in (12mm)
Imperfections: Margins: - None Plate area: - None Verso: - None