Format Maps
Contributors Sōshun
Dates 1710
Location Earth
Language Japanese
Subjects Early Works to 1800
Earth
World Maps
Title
Nansenbushū bankoku shōka no zu /
Other Title
Bankoku shōka no zu.
bankoku shōka no zu.
Contributor Names
Sōshun, 1659?-1738.
Created / Published
[Kyoto] : Bundaiken Uhei, [1710]
Subject Headings
-  World maps--Early works to 1800
-  Earth
Notes
-  Shows the world, based on knowledge from numerous famous Chinese and Japanese classics and Buddhism.
-  Depths shown pictorially.
-  Wood block print.
-  Map and author, Hōtan, listed in Imago Mundi's Review of early cartography, v. 10, 1954. "... prototype of Buddhist world maps."
-  Bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Acquisitions control no. 94-37
Medium
1 map ; 115 x 143 cm., folded in cover 24 x 18 cm.
Call Number
G3200 1710 .H61
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3200 ct002184 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200.ct002184
Library of Congress Catalog Number
96685908
http://lccn.loc.gov/96685908


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