"Deuxieme carte des Isles de la Sonde", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Southeast Asia
Period: 1760 (circa)
Publication: Prevost's Historie generale des voyages
Color: Black & White
13.5 x 9.2 inches
34.3 x 23.4 cm
Handsome map of the island of Java and the southern parts of Borneo and Sumatra. There are good details in Java only. A notation (in French) in the interior of Borneo states that the region is occupied by a nation of savages.
Closely trimmed at binding side with margin extended and a tiny binding tear into border, professionally repaired.