China Korea as an island c. 1715 Herman Moll engraved mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Asia, China, Korea, Beijing, Yangtze River, Great Wall of China).
Issued c. 1710-1720, London. Engraved by H. Moll.
Fine early 18th century engraved map. Korea is shown and named as an island.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. Original centerfold.
Sheet measures c. 7 7/8" H x 9" W.
Engraved area measures c. 6 3/4" H x 7 1/2" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol.3.