Bellin, Jacques Nicolas (1703-1772): L’Isle Formose et partie des Costes der la Chine...
copper engraved map; overall size 27,5 x 38,5 cm; plate size 24,5 x 29,5 cm. fold as issued; slight off-set;nice wide margins all around; edges slightly frayed as issued; o/w exc. cond.
One of the earliest maps to concentrate just on Formosa. Great detailed map based on observations made by Jesuits; by Bellin for Prevost’s ‘Histoire Generale des Voyages’.