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Publisher: IMRAY AND SON, J.
Title: North Pacific.
Published in: London, 1868
Size: 40.2 x 72.8 inches.
102.0 x 185.0 cm.

Condition: 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.
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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 Sandwich Islands (Hawaii) in great detail.

On verso a yellow sticker of the company of James Imray and Son, and the sticker of their Australia agent "Evans Brothers, Mercantile warehouse, 44 Collins Street West, Melbourne".
James Imray and Son, the publishers at 89 Minories, in London, were the most prominent chart makers at the time, and were well known for their concern about the accuracy of their charts, and included notes on them for mariners regarding any inaccuracies they felt might exist and would require caution on the part of navigators sailing in uncharted waters.

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