Peking Und Umgebung - Boy-Ed 1907 - Verlag der Brigade-Zeitung, Tientsin Canvassed backed colour map of Peking, 71 x 80 cm. Text in German and Chinese.

With original title, additional booksellers stamp and contemporary owner’s name to front covers

This map was also used for the photographic work of the same name published in 1906 by the printing office of the German occupation forces. According to Wittockiana very little is known about the author Boy-ed, who was first lieutenant and headed the German detachment of howitzers in Peking during the Boxer rebellion.
  Provenance: Contemporary owner’s name to front panel, and notes to lower edge with information about locations of offices and relatives linked to the owner.   Condition: Very good, toning to outer canvas, 3cm tear to fold of front panel. front panel partially tone.   Ref: 105919   Price: HK$ 6,000