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Pacific Ocean
METELLUS, J.,  Maris Pacifici vulgo Mar del Zur., antique map, old maps METELLUS, J. - Maris Pacifici vulgo Mar del Zur.
Cologne, c. 1602, Uncoloured.. 195x276mm. Some marginal age-toning and spotting. Slight discoloration along center fold. A few brown spots. Large margins. Very good condition.
Only the second printed map devoted to the Pacific. Reduced version of the map by Ortelius, it lacks latitude and longitude markings.
Published in Metellus America sive Novus Orbis. First published in 1598 by Acosta who was a Spanish Jesuit missionary, historian and cosmographer. The in...
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$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,340  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
IMRAY AND SON, J.,  North Pacific., antique map, old maps IMRAY AND SON, J. - North Pacific.
London, 1868, Uncoloured.. 1020x1850mm. Very good for a map in this size. Printed in lithography and pasted on blue paper. Minor paper tears on two crossings of foldings. Generally very good condition.
Huge three sheet so-called Blue-back sailing chart of the Northern Pacific including China, Korea (with Matu Is. and Liancourt), Japan, Philippines, Kamtchatka, Hawaii, Alaska, coast of North America tillPanama.
With 41 insets of islands and harbors. To the right the ...
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$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,780  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2