Dec 17, 2020 - Sale 2555

Sale 2555 - Lot 51

Price Realized: $ 650
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 700 - $ 1,000
(CHINA.) Bretschneider, Emil; and Edward Stanford. Map of China Prepared for the China Inland Mission. Large lithographed Christian missionary map of China and Korea. 37 3/4x45 1/4 inches overall, dissected into 45 segments and mounted to original linen backing with marbled paper self-wrappers; colors printed and finished by hand; contemporary owner's mark at upper right margin, overall very fine; folding into original 8vo format cloth slipcase with printed paper label. London, 1905

Additional Details

Finely detailed map with stations of the China Inland Mission underlined in red and stations of other Protestant Missions underlined in blue. A key at lower right includes a brief glossary of Chinese geographical terms in English.