"Peking et Ses Environs", Hachette, Louis Christophe Francois
Subject: Beijing, China
Period: 1880 (circa)
Publication: Nouvelle Geographie Universelle
Color: Printed Color
11.8 x 7.9 inches
30 x 20.1 cm
Attractive map of Beijing and vicinity. Shows the relative sizes of towns and cities with red blocks, and parks and gardens are colored in green. The nearby Taihang Mountains to the west are finely rendered using hachuring with several rivers running through its valleys.
Light toning confined to the blank margins.