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Maps [Tian di tu]

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[Tian di tu]
Other Title
245-02/$1 天地图。
Guang yu tu.
Atlas of heaven and earth
Contributor Names
Zuo, Junheng, active 17th century.
Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William), 1884-1975.
Created / Published
[Wanli 29 nian, 1601]
Subject Headings
-  China--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  China
Manuscript maps
Early maps
-  Shows celestial sphere, China as a whole, and 15 provinces fo the Ming Dynasty, Chinese Turkestan, and the "South Seas", including Japan, Philippines, Java, Sumatra, Calicut, Bagdad, etc.
-  Covers Beijing, Henan, Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Nanjing, Shandong, Sichuan, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Huguang, Yunan, Guizhou, Dongbei Nüzhe, Dong nan zhu yi, and Xi bei zhu yi.
-  Wood block print with place names labeled by hand.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Gift; Arthur William Hummel; 1930, no. 2.
-  Previous call number: G2305 .Z8 1639 Vault Shelf
-  Previous call number: G2305 .T82 Cage
-  "俯仰无遗, 严泓墨"--T.p.
-  "四勿居藏".
1 atlas ([20 leaves]) : maps ; 26 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G2305 .Z8 1601
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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Online Format
online text
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Library of Congress Online Catalog
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Chicago citation style:

Zuo, Junheng, Active 17Th Century, and Arthur W Hummel. [Tian DI Tu]. [Wanli 29 nian, 1601] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed August 28, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Zuo, J. & Hummel, A. W. (1601) [Tian di tu]. [Wanli 29 nian] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Zuo, Junheng, Active 17Th Century, and Arthur W Hummel. [Tian DI Tu]. [Wanli 29 nian, 1601] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.