Japanese Maps of the Tokugawa Era

Dai nihon yochi benran. Kon Yamasaki, Giko.


Cover attached; title from cover. Shows roads, towns, and castles. Two volumes, with sheets unnumbered; "乾 (ken)" [v. 1] begins with a map of Japan, followed by individual maps of provinces (陸奥 Mutsu in 4 parts, 出羽 Dewa and 越後Echigo in 2 parts each); "坤 (kon)" [v. 2] has individual maps of provinces (薩摩 in 2 parts), ending with a map of the world. 齋藤謙 Saitō Ken’s preface dated Fourth month, 天保(Tenpō) 5. Cited in: WSN; 170

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