Japan 1880 Nakasendo route study D. Rein w/ 3 lg. folding color maps PetermannBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[19th Century Periodicals, German Magazines, Dr. A Petermann's, Geographic Magazine].
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Dr. A Petermann's Mittheilungen: Erganzungsband XIII, 1879-1880.
Published 1879-80, Gotha by Justus Perthes.
4 issues, each c. 75 pages. Contains 12 color charts and maps.
Period 1/4 leather binding, paper covered boards, gilt bands and title lettering. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Contains four (4) issues of "Dr. A. Petermann's Mittheilungen", a famous and influential German geographic magazine from the mid-19th century on. This volume contains issues number 57-60. The issues titles are as follows:
Edelmetall-Produktion, by Dr. Adolf Soetbeer.
Studien uber das Klima der Mittelmerlander, by Theolbald Fischer.
Der Nakasendo in Japan, by Dr. J. J. Reins.
Die Seefischerieien, by Moritz Lindeman.
The article on Japan Nakasendo issue has three fold-out route maps with original hand color. These cover the route from Kyoto (Otsu) to Tokyo.
Book measures: 10 3/4" H X 9" W.