Thursday, March 27

Mr Selden’s Map of China’, by Timothy Brook

Remember how I was talking about the map yesterday from the topkapi palace and how Columbus used it? When we gifted didu her antique map and old indenture agreement?

Here's another interesting map and you can actually see it when you go to oxford. Do remember to go see it and let me know, I'll want to pop up one day to see it as well son.

I saw this article when using the Financial Times app and thought you might be interested:
Financial Times,
‘Mr Selden’s Map of China’, by Timothy Brook
Review by Lisa Jardine
Lisa Jardine navigates through a vanished Anglo-Chinese world
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