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Pacific Ocean
COOK, J., Chart of the Island Otaheite  by Capt’n Cook., antique map, old maps COOK, J. - Chart of the Island Otaheite by Capt’n Cook.
London, 1769, Coloured. 220x355mm. In fine condition with a narrow right margin that has been extended.
Cook's mission on his First Voyage to the South Seas was to observe the passage of Venus across the Sun in 1769, at the request of the Royal Society.
In the three months he stayed he sailed round the island of Otaheite (Tahiti) and produced this map. Published by Alexander Hogg in London in 1...
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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 185
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COOK, J., Carte des Decouvertes Faites dans la Mer Pacifique sur le Vaiseau de Poi La Resolution Commande par le Capitaine Cook en 1774., antique map, old maps COOK, J. - Carte des Decouvertes Faites dans la Mer Pacifique sur le Vaiseau de Poi La Resolution Commande par le Capitaine Cook en 1774.
London, 1774, Coloured. 370x465mm. In fine condition with folds as issued.
This fine copper engraved map shows New Caledonia Island in the upper left, and the New Hebrides in the lower right. The map is west oriented so that north is on the right side.
The names of the islands are early names, some of which have changed over the years. There are dotted lines around t...
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Estimates : $ 200 - $ 250
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COOK, J., Port Sandwich in Mallicollo.  Harbour of Balade in New Caledonia,  Port Resolution in the Isle of Tanna. , antique map, old maps COOK, J. - Port Sandwich in Mallicollo. Harbour of Balade in New Caledonia, Port Resolution in the Isle of Tanna.
London, 1777, Uncolored. 270x200mm. In fine condition with folds as issued. With a 2" tear on the lower left that has been repaired.
A series of three harbour plans on one sheet. It is Plate No. 44 from "A Voyage Towards the South Pole" by Captain James Cook. It was published in 1777 by Wm. Strahan in London.
Captain James Cook (1728-1779) was a British explorer, navigator, cartographer, and captain in the Royal Navy.
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 75 - $ 100
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Sold for $ 10
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DIREX, B., Carte des Isles des Amis., antique map, old maps DIREX, B. - Carte des Isles des Amis.
London, 1778, Uncolored. 225x335mm. In very fine condition with centrefold as issued.
This engraved chart depicts the Kingdom of Tonga, also known as the 'Friendly Islands', and one of the last hereditary monarchies. Cook discovered and named this group the Friendly Islands due to the generous reception he and his crew received on their journey.
The route of Cook's ship, the Re...
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Estimates : $ 125 - $ 150
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BLIGH, William., Sandwich Islands., antique map, old maps BLIGH, William. - Sandwich Islands.
London, 1784, Uncoloured.. 185x395mm. Published multi folded, but these have been flattened out. Some darkening at the folds.
A copperplate engraving from the accounts of Cook’s third and final voyage. It features coastal profile views of the Hawaiian Islands, where Cook arrived in 1778.
It includes: View of the N.E. part of Mowee when the Isthmus bears W.S.W. 4 miles off shoar.
View of the S.E. side of Owhyhee ...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 225 - $ 280
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Sold for $ 25
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BELLIN, J., Carta Dell Arcipelago di s. Lazzaro ov. le Isole Marianne., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carta Dell Arcipelago di s. Lazzaro ov. le Isole Marianne.
Paris, 1785, Uncolored. 220x155mm. In very fine condition with folds as issued.
One of the oldest know maps of Guam and the Mariana Islands by the cartographer Bellin, published in Paris in 1785. It is from the Italian edition.
It features a decorative cartouche. Published in Antonine de Prevost’s "D’Esile’s Hiatoire Generale des Voyages".
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (170...
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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 185
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DEPOT DES CARTES DE LA MARINE, ILE UVEA CROQUIS DES BAIES DE MUA ET DE MATA UTU., antique map, old maps DEPOT DES CARTES DE LA MARINE - ILE UVEA CROQUIS DES BAIES DE MUA ET DE MATA UTU.
Paris, 1887, Uncoloured. 950x645mm. In good condition with repairs along centerfold.
Mata-Utu is the capital of Wallis and Futuna, an overseas collectivity of France. It is located on the island of Uvéa, in the district of Hahake, of which it is also the capital. It is located in the South Pacific Ocean.
This large ocean chart was published by "DEPOT DES CARTES ET PLANS DE LA M...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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Condition Rating: 4