New Map of Shanghai. Pocket Edition. 1945. CHINA - SHANGHAI, Ke Lang.
New Map of Shanghai. Pocket Edition. 1945.
New Map of Shanghai. Pocket Edition. 1945.

New Map of Shanghai. Pocket Edition. 1945.

Shao Cheng (illus).
Shanghai. Asia Geographical Institute. 1945. 1st edition.
Large color folding map, 19 1/4 x 28 on sheet 21 x 29 3/4 inches, folding out of cloth covered boards 4 x 5 1/2 inches. The thick card covers have a crease to the lower right corner - this does NOT affect the map (see photo); light wear and spotting to the map in very good condition with light age toning to paper and printers creases to some panels. There are four inset maps: "Shanghai Central of Municipal District" (3 3/4 x 3 inches); "Native City" (6 x 4 1/2 inches); "Central District" (8 x 9 inches); "Western District Extension" (3 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches). The map is on a scale of 1:24000. Railways, tramways, bus routes are marked and the names of the wharves along the river. Major firms, banks etc are named on the map of the central district. An attractive and detailed map of this cosmopolitan city. "Issued by Ya Kwang Geographical Institute". Marked "First Edition July 1945" at lower left. Publisher is stated as the Asia Geographical Institute on the map, and the East Asia Geographical Institute on the cover. Price is stated as '$600.00'. Item #37704

Price: $425.00