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Shinsei yochi zenzu (A new complete map of the world) with Kon'yo zushiki (Exploratory notes)
Mitsukuri, Shōgo, 1821-1847
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Second of 3 digital sections: Map of the world divided into two hemispheres. Published in 1844 (postface). Woodblock print on paper with outline colouring mounted on linen scroll; in Japanese, original paper, title label and silk tie; The map was made based upon a French chart of 1835.
Tokugawa period, Japan, 1600-1868
Edo period, Japan, 1600-1868
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19th Century CE
The University of Manchester Library, U.K.
Lindsay family Earls of Crawford and Balcarres, former owner
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The University of Manchester Library
Kornicki, Peter F. "The Japanese collection in the Bibliotheca-Lindesiana." Bulletin of the John Rylands University Library of Manchester 75.2 (1993): 209-300.
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Digital capture by The University of Manchester Library
Japanese Maps Project
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