Cram's Map of China
CHINA - HONG KONG & PEIPING INSETS)
Price: 110.00 USD
Indianapolis: The George F. Cram Co., Inc, 1942. Color map, 13 1/2 x 20 3/4 inches on sheet size 16 x 22 inches, folding as issued into stiff card wrappers, 8 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches. Light creasing to edges of wrappers, map is on fine condition. Exceptional detail to this uncommon independent map issue from the Cram company. A wealth of towns are marked on this map issued just after the United States entered the second world war. There is a small inset of Peiping and Environs and one of HongKong and Territorial Concessions. The "Explanation" at lower right lists English translations for Chinese words such as fu, ting, chau and hsien (cities of the 1st to 4th ranks), ling (mountain chain), mo (desert) etc.