JIAMO QIANLONG JINGCHENG QUANTU. (Augmented Copy of Qianlong's Complete Map of the Capital [Beijing]). Beijing, 1996. 48 pp. booklet; 209 loose leaves printed with map segments. 45x30 cm. One paper booklet and loose sheets in a cloth case. One toggle missing.
GBP 200.00
This well-known map of the capital, first produced during the reign of Qianlong, exists in various editions, which, brought together in this version provide the most complete copy of a 14 x 13 meter (!) map of early Beijing, complete with an index of place names. Of much use for the study of the imperial city of Beijing as it was constructed under the Ming. All text in Chinese. Out-of-print and now very scarce.
Subjects: Beijing
Available, as of: 20/09/2021
Was item 421 in printed List 201.
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