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Map Tian di tu juan 天地图卷

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  • Tian di tu juan

Other Title

  • 天地图卷


  • Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William), Sr., 1884-1975

Created / Published

  • [Between 1621 and 1639]


  • -  China--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  China


  • Manuscript maps
  • Early maps


  • -  Covers Beijing, Nanjing, Shandong, Shanxi, Shanxi, Zhejiang, Fujian, Henan, Huguang, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Guangdong, Guangxi, Yunan, Guizhou, Dongbei zhu yi, Dong nan zhu yi, and Xi bei zhu yi of Ming Dynasty.
  • -  Shows 15 provinces, their capital cities, and prefectural cities in each province.
  • -  Translated title: Atlas of the Ming Empire.
  • -  Pen-and-ink.
  • -  Includes astronomical chart and text.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Gift; Arthur William Hummel; 1934, no. 2.
  • -  Previous call no.: G2305.C82.


  • 1 atlas ([20] leaves of plates) : ms., maps, mounted on scroll ; 26 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G2305 .T45 1639


  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2002626722

Online Format

  • image

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Hummel, Arthur W. , Sr. Tian DI Tu Juan. [Between 1621 and 1639, 1621] Map.

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Hummel, A. W. (1621) Tian DI Tu Juan. [Between 1621 and 1639] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Hummel, Arthur W. , Sr. Tian DI Tu Juan. [Between 1621 and 1639, 1621] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.