Montanus: Atlas Japannensis

Arnoldus Montanus: Atlas Japannensis: being remarkable addresses by way of embassy from the East-India Company of the United Provinces, to the Emperor of Japan. Containing a description of their several territories, cities, temples, and fortresses; their religions, laws, and customs; their prodigious vvealth, and gorgeous habits; the nature of their soil, plants, beasts, hills, rivers, and fountains. With the character of the ancient and modern Japanners. 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 Majesties revels in the kingdom of Ireland. (London: printed by Tho. Johnson for the author, and are to be had at his house in White Fryers, M.DC.LXX. [1670])

  • Digitized: Google Books (Original from National Library of the Netherlands (original from the University of Amsterdam), digitized 25 March 2015)
  • Bibliographic reference: ESTC Citation No. R20211
  • No entry in Wiener China-Bibliographie

Includes brief remarks on Macau and ‚Formosa‘.

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