• Nansenbushū bankoku shōka no zu /

    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. 1 map ; 115 x 143 cm., folded ...

    • Contributor: Sōshun
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1710
  • Sankai yochi zenzu.

    Scale ca. 1:27,000,000 at the equator. Wood block print, hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows continents and oceans of the world at about 1600. Based on Matteo Ricci's World map which was published in China in 1602. Includes text. At head of text: Chikyū bankoku sankai yochi zenzu setsu. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map ...

    • Contributor: Nagakubo, Sekisui
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • Sangoku tsūran yochi rotei zenzu /

    Shows Japan, Korea, coast of China, and Ryūkyū Islands. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from title piece mounted on cover. Worm holes in the map. Coordinates in Japanese on map of Sangoku tsūron zusetsu. "Chōsen, Ryūkyū narabini Karafuto ... " Ezokōku zenzu -- [Sangoku tsūron zusetsu] -- Ryūkyū sansyō nalabini sanjūlokutō no zu. Kotenseki, v. 1, p. 391 (under Sangoku tsūron zusetsu, author, Hayashi Shihei, ...

    • Contributor: Hayashi, Shihei
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • Numazuhon-machi, Higashimakado-mura, tou-son ohayashi ōzakai ezu.

    Scale not given. Manuscript; watercolor and ink. Relief shown pictorially. Lower left corner: Nanushi Jōzaemon, Kumigashira Yūemon, Chōemon. Stamped on: Sasno Bunko. Shows corporate ownership of agriculture and forest property around Numazu. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map : col. ; on sheet 56 x 80 cm. fold. in cover 28 x 20 cm. fold. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1786
  • Tōkaidō bunkenzu : 1-bu o motte 1-chō ni ateru.

    Shows road between Edo (Tokyo) to Kyoto. Pictorial map. Relief shown pictorially. Title from title piece mounted on scroll. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Orientation varies. Worm holes in the map. Stamped on: Kantōkaku [?]; possibly owned by Matsudaira Yorihiro, 1703-1763. Not listed in Kokusho sōmokuroku and Kotenseki sōgō mokuroku; Kokusho sōmokuroku v. 6, p. 14 (Tōkaidō bunken ezu, 5-jō; variants: Tōkaidō kōmoku bunken no zu, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700

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