Japanese Maps of the Tokugawa Era

Sadoshū sansuizu Ishii, Bunkai, 1804-1849


(N 38° 04'30" - N 37° 48'30") Cover attached; cover title same as map. There are five parallels with degrees. References: cf. Kurita's Nihon kohan shūsei, exposition volume, pp.62-63. "Two hundred copies printed to be distributed among connoisseurs." The paper was dusted with alum prior to colouring, to prevent the colours from spreading. Cited in: WSN; 164

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