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    Sale 5428

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 421

    MOLL, Herman (d.1732). A Map of the East-Indies and the adjacent Countries; with the Settlements, Factories and Territories, explaning [sic] what belongs to England, Spain, France, Holland, Denmark, Portugal &c. with many Remarks not extant in any other Map. [London:] H. Moll, [c.1720]. Fine large and highly decorative hand-coloured engraved map of south-east Asia including China, Taiwan and part of Japan on 2 sheets, joined, title panel surmounted by Royal coat-of-arms, inset views of Goa and Surat, inset plans of Bantam, Fort St. George and Madras, and Batavia (some light staining mainly at join, a few short repaired tears, some minor marginal worming), 605 x 1,010mm., framed and glazed.

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    MOLL, Herman (d.1732). A Map of the East-Indies and the adjacent Countries; with the Settlements, Factories and Territories, explaning [sic] what belongs to England, Spain, France, Holland, Denmark, Portugal &c. with many Remarks not extant in any other Map. [London:] H. Moll, [c.1720]. Fine large and highly decorative hand-coloured engraved map of south-east Asia including China, Taiwan and part of Japan on 2 sheets, joined, title panel surmounted by Royal coat-of-arms, inset views of Goa and Surat, inset plans of Bantam, Fort St. George and Madras, and Batavia (some light staining mainly at join, a few short repaired tears, some minor marginal worming), 605 x 1,010mm., framed and glazed.


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