Asia and its islands according to D'Anville : divided into empires, kingdoms, states, regions, &ca. : with the European possessions and settlements in the East Indies and an exact delineation of all the discoveries made in the Eastern parts by the English under Captn. Cook

Two panel 1794 wall map of Asia by J. B. B. D'Anville. It covers the entire continent of Asia, including Arabia, the Indian subcontinent, and the East Indies. The map shows cities, caravan routes, and geographical features such as islands, undersea shoals, oases, lakes, rivers, and mountains throughout in Siberia and East Asia. The title cartouche illustrates items of trade. -- Dealer's description.

 


Title
Asia and its islands according to D'Anville : divided into empires, kingdoms, states, regions, &ca. : with the European possessions and settlements in the East Indies and an exact delineation of all the discoveries made in the Eastern parts by the English under Captn. Cook
Creator
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Subject
Asia--Maps--Early works to 1800.
Geographical areas and countries
Publisher
Laurie & Whittle, No. 53 Fleet Street, 1794
Digital Description
53181 KB, 1 map on 2 sheets : engraved, hand color
Digitised images, All rights reserved, National Library Board Singapore, 2014