A striking, rare and attractive large-scale early 19th century chart of the mouth of the Pearl River focusing on the region around present-day Macao and Hong Kong. The top left of the engraving is filled with a detailed plan of Macao surrounded by smaller engravings of Tiger Island, the Bocca Tigris, Lantao and a profile of Macao, and the famous view of Luis de ...
Relief shown by hachures and soundings. Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Annotated in ink: Territories 12efth East No. 18, Archives of the Coast Survey, 1856. Acc. No. 2284. From original folder: Watermark 1794, rec'd in Coast Survey 1856. See: G2305.S87 1796 Vault (Phillips 4070 & 3190)
Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. In upper right margin: Tome III, no. 57. From: Bellin's Le petit atlas maritime, 1764. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Relief shown by gradient tints and form lines. Chinese and English. Panel title. On panel: Tong yong ban zui xin lü you tu. Insets: Street plan of Zhuhai Proper (Xiangzhou) -- Map of Zhuhai Shi[h] -- Map of Macau and the adjoining areas -- [Taipa/Coloane]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Tourist information and index on verso.
Alternate title: Aomen. Includes Macao sketch map and area/location map. Tourist information and map of Taipa/Coloane islands on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.