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  ASIA 
 China 

STOCKLEIN, Joseph. [A scarce 18th century sketch map of China]
Land-Taffel der Insel Sanciano. Grab-Statt des Heiligen Franc. Xaverii auf der Insel Sanciano. Augsburg, c. 1735. Sheet 325 x 225mm.
A rough sketch map of the environs of Shangchuan Island, marking the site of the grave of St Francis Xavier and, on the mainland, Macao. Above the map is a ground plan of Xavier's crypt. Shangchuan (originally ''Saint John'' in Portuguese) was one of the first Portuguese bases in China but was abandoned in favour of Macao when they were given permission to move to the mainland. Xavier was about to begin a missionary trip to China when he died in 1552.
[Ref: 19027]    £250.00 ($318 • €281 rates)


 Philippines 

STOCKLEIN, Joseph. [A scarce map of the Philippines]
XIII. Insulae Marianae Ao. 1684 cum antiquis varys et novis sacrisque Nominibus... Augsburg, c. 1740. 155 x 190mm.
An unusual 18th century map which shows The Philippines, Mariana Islands and Guam.
[Ref: 18773]    £625.00 ($794 • €702 rates)


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