Maps, Russia, La Tartarie Occidentale...
"Carte De La Tartarie Occidentale Pour servir a l'Histoire Generale des Voyages." Copper etching by Bellin dated 1749.
In the center of the map is Lake Kurahan Ulan, the scene of the siege of Karakum ou Kuran. In the north is part of Siberia. In the lower right is part of China with Peking and the Golfe of Lyau-tong.
Map has vertical centerfold. Light browning on margin edges.
22 x 30.7 cm ( 8.6 x 12.0 ")