MATERIAL: Woodblock Printed
TYPE: Print Book (Set)
DIMENSIONS: 7 1/2 X 10 3/4 inches (closed)
COMPONENTS: 2 volumes; 186 pages, 150 have fine detailed maps; Original covers, contents complete,
CONDITION: fine impressions and colors; generally fair to good shape for the age
NOTES: An early dated set.
ITEM ID: 3417
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Complete Atlas of Japan

DATE
Year: 1837
Decade: 1830s
Century: 19th (1801-1900)
Notes: Tempo 8

Japanese woodblock print book set of a Complete Atlas of Japan (Kokugun Zenzu), with maps of all the feudal domains of Japan, including the island of Tsushima (Daemado in Korean), which lies between Japan and Korea and has been disputed in the past. These maps were ordered to be made by the Shogun and are the most detailed and accurate maps of the era.  

ARTISTS
Name: Ino Tadataka
Type: Author