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Atlas Chinensis : being a second part of A relation of remarkable passages in two embassies from the East-India Company of the United Provinces to the Vice-Roy Singlamong and General Taising Lipovi, and to Konchi, Emperor of China and East-Tartary : with a relation of the Netherlanders assisting the Tartar against Coxinga and the Chinese fleet, who till then were masters of the sea : and a more exact geographical description than formerly, both of the whole empire of China in general, and in particular of every of the fifteen provinces. /

Collected out of their several writings and journals by Arnoldus Montanus. ; English'd, and adorn'd with above a hundred several sculptures, by John Ogilby, Esq ; Master of His Majesty's Revels in the Kingdom of Ireland.

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Main Author: Montanus, Arnoldus
Other Names: Dapper, Olfert, | Ogilby, John, | Johnson, Thomas, | Nieuhof, Johannes,
Published: London : Printed by Tho. Johnson for the author, and are to be had at his House in White Fryers, M. DC. LXXI. [1671]
Topics: Zheng, Chenggong, 1624-1662.
Regions: China - Description and travel. | China - History - 1644-1795.
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Main Author: Montanus, Arnoldus, 1625?-1683.
Physical Description: [4], 723, [1] p., [40] leaves of plates (34 double, some folded) : ill., incl. maps ; 41 cm. (fol.)
Notes: Wing attributes authorship to Olfert Dapper; however NUC pre-1956 attributes editorship to Dapper.
Added engraved pictorial t.p., with title: The second & third embassie to ye empire of Taysing or China. (dated 1671).
In three parts, with continuous paging and register and caption-titles: A second embassy or application to the Emperor of China. A third embassy to the Emperor of China and East-Tartary, under the conduct of the Lord Pieter van Hoorn. A description of the Empire of Chinca, or Taising.
Running-title: Several embassies to the Emperor of China.
Dedication signed by John Ogilby as editor.
Title page in red and black; head-pieces, initials.
Numerous misprints in page numbering.
Imperfect: 2 whole-sheet prints as given in the printed list on the verso of the dedication page wanting.
Issued to accompany Nieuhof's "An embassy from the East-India Company" (2nd ed., 1673); cf. ESTC, BM, DNB. Also issued separately; cf. ESTC R005629.
Other Names: Dapper, Olfert, 1639-1689.
Ogilby, John, 1600-1676.
Johnson, Thomas, active 1642-1677, printer.
Nieuhof, Johannes, 1618-1672. Gezantschap der Neerlandtsche Oost-Indische Compagnie aan den grooten Grand Tartarischen Cham, den tegenwoordigen keizer van China. English (2nd ed., 1673)
Nederlandsche Oost-Indische Compagnie.
United Provinces of the Netherlands.

More Details for: Atlas Chinensis : being a second part of