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Australia
ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY,  New Guinea. Map illustrating Sir. w. Macgregor's route to the Owen Stanley Range 1889., antique map, old maps ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY - New Guinea. Map illustrating Sir. w. Macgregor's route to the Owen Stanley Range 1889.
London, Edward Stanford, 1890, In original printed colours.. 210x312mm. Colour lithographed map on thin paper.
Map illustrating Sir. w. Macgregor's route to the Owen Stanley Range 1889. With inset map of South-East New Guinea.
Fine colored lithograph map lithographed by Turner & Shawe. Published for the proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society....
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Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY,   District of Olba part of Celicia Tracheia Asia Minor. Explored by Mr. J.Theodore Brent April 1890., antique map, old maps ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY - District of Olba part of Celicia Tracheia Asia Minor. Explored by Mr. J.Theodore Brent April 1890.
London, Edward Stanford, 1890, In original printed colours.. 230x257mm. Colour lithographed map on thin paper.
Map of Olba district in the Roman province of Isauria, in present-day southern Turkey. Showing explorations of Mr. J.Theodore Brent in April 1890, shown in a red line.
Fine coloured lithograph map lithographed by Turner & Shawe. Published for the proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society....
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Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FLEMMING, C.,  Australland., antique map, old maps FLEMMING, C. - Australland.
Glogau, 1892, In original o/l colours.. 390x310mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Lithography in printed colours. In good condition.
Detailed map of Australia. With index to the different, colonies, with number of inhabitants and size. Border lines are drawn in by hand.
A interesting map by the famous German cartographer and publisher Carl Flemming from Glogau.
From Sohr - Berghaus Hand-Atlas.
Contains good...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 230)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Waterlow & Sons Ltd. , Territory of New Guinea Administered by the Commonwealth under Mandate from the League of Nations and Papua A Territory of the Commonwealth of Australia. , antique map, old maps Waterlow & Sons Ltd. - Territory of New Guinea Administered by the Commonwealth under Mandate from the League of Nations and Papua A Territory of the Commonwealth of Australia.
London, 1930, Original colouring. 290x330mm. In very good condition with the original folds.
An attractive simple map of Papua New Guinea made during the early period when Australia administered the entire region.
The map has the eastern half of New Guinea, New Britain, Bougainville and Admiralty Island, and the northern tip of Queensland’s Cape York Peninsula.
It shows Papua Ne...
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Estimate
($ 125 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 65
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
New Zealand general
HOGG, Alexander., Chart of Cook's Strait in New Zealand., antique map, old maps HOGG, Alexander. - Chart of Cook's Strait in New Zealand.
London, ca. 1790, Colored. 220x332mm. With two small worm holes and a short repaired tear on the top border. Faint staining/soiling.
An early and important map of Cook's Strait, which separates the North and South islands of New Zealand. Shows the area of present day Wellington, Marlborough Sounds, and Cloudy Bay.
Names also a "Cannibals Cove" and "Ship Cove"! The chart also includes numerous depth soundings to help navigat...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 180)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 4
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
BARTHOLOMEW, J.,  New Zealand., antique map, old maps BARTHOLOMEW, J. - New Zealand.
Edinburg, ca 1881, In original colours.. 406x290mm. Engraved and printed in colours. Mint.
Very detailed map of New Zealand, with inserts of Tasmania and Fiji Islands. The map was printed from lithographic stones taken from a hand-engraved steel plate. The cartographer John Bartholomew of Edinburgh was one of the most successful publishers of maps at the end of the 19th century of Scotlan... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 90
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Frederic B. Schell. , Tawhiao The Maori King., antique map, old maps Frederic B. Schell. - Tawhiao The Maori King.
Melbourne, 1886, Uncoloured as published. 240x180mm. In very good condition. The image measures 180 x 240 mm, plus title the sheet measures 325 x 430 mm.
Tawhiao POTATAU II, son of Potatau te Wherowhero, the first Maori King with his signature.
One of the earliest influential figures in the structure and management of Maori tribes in New Zealand. A superb large steel engraving.

Published by ‘The Picturesque Atlas Publishing Company’...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MACDONALD GILL, L.,  New Zealand. Her Natural and Industrial Recources., antique map, old maps MACDONALD GILL, L. - New Zealand. Her Natural and Industrial Recources.
London, Alf Cooke Ltd, 1943, Coloured.. 730x485mm. Paper thinness on old folds, with several areas strengthened with Japan paper. In good condition.
Decorative Pictorial Map of New Zealand, by the celebrated illustrator Gill (Leslie) MacDonald Gill (1884 - died 1947) who produced for the British Ministry of Information during the Second World War in 1943 a series of maps of the colonies hi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,000 - 1,250)

Bid received
$ 850
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
New Zealand cities
COOK, Captain James.,  Coffre Sculpté des Habitants de la nouvelle Zélande.  [Tome III Pl. 13.], antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Coffre Sculpté des Habitants de la nouvelle Zélande. [Tome III Pl. 13.]
Paris, 1773, Uncoloured.. 200x170mm. Engraving. Very good condition.
A carved chest of New Zealand, as a specimen of the carving of the country. Engraving drawn after John Frederick Miller (1759-1796). John Frederick Miller was an English illustrator, mainly of botanical subjects. From the French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 25
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COOK, Captain James.,  Hausse-col militaire des insulaires de la Mer du Sud.  [Tome II Pl. 12.], antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Hausse-col militaire des insulaires de la Mer du Sud. [Tome II Pl. 12.]
Paris, 1773, Uncoloured.. 200x170mm. Good condition.
Maori warrior rise-collar. From the French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris par ordre de sa Majesté Britannique actuellement régnante pour faire des découvertes dans l'hémisphère méridional, et successivement exécutés par le commodore Byron, le capitain... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
COOK, Captain James.,  Vue d'un Rocher troué de la Nouvelle Zélande.  [Tome III Pl. 8.], antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Vue d'un Rocher troué de la Nouvelle Zélande. [Tome III Pl. 8.]
Paris, 1773, Uncoloured.. 200x165mm. Good condition.
A view of a New Zealand landscape and seascape through a hollow rock. Engraved by Demouchy. From the French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris par ordre de sa Majesté Britannique actuellement régnante pour faire des découvertes dans l'hémisphère méridio... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 24
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COOK, Captain James.,  Village fortifié bâti sur un Rocher troué de la Nouvelle Zélande.  [Tome III Pl. 10.], antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Village fortifié bâti sur un Rocher troué de la Nouvelle Zélande. [Tome III Pl. 10.]
Paris, 1774, Uncoloured.. 200x345mm. Engraving. Fine condition.
A view of a village fortified on a hollow rock in New Zealand. Engraved by François Godefroi. From the French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris par ordre de sa Majesté Britannique actuellement régnante pour faire des découvertes dans l'hémisphère mérid... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 45 - 60)

Starting bid
$ 30
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WEBBER, J.,  View in Queen charlotte's sound, New Zealand., antique map, old maps WEBBER, J. - View in Queen charlotte's sound, New Zealand.
London, Boydell and Co., 1808, In original colours.. 293x415mm. Contemp. handcoloured aquatint, published by Boydell (and successor), London, 1808[-20], on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1820.
A marginal tear and little piece of paper teared off in upper left margin.
Early view of Queen charlotte's sound, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed as draughtsman on Cook's third voyage, which has been called "the most striking publication resulting from Cook's expeditions". (Parsons Coll... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 2,500 - 2,750)

Bid received
$ 2,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Traditional tools from New Zealand ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Traditional tools from New Zealand ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 180x260mm. A light brown stain in center of engraving. Else good condition.
Aquatint depicting a variety of traditional tools from New Zealand engraved by Castelli. Plate N° 70.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'apr...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Hawaii
COOK, J., Chart of the Sandwich Islands., antique map, old maps COOK, J. - Chart of the Sandwich Islands.
Dublin, ca 1784, Uncoloured.. 274x453mm. Quite a good example. Printed on hand-laid paper with a real watermark. Several folds and creases from when it was folded into the book. Faint toning.
Tight margins on the sides and bottom. Bottom right margin added.
A large chart showing the tracks of Captain James Cook through the Hawaiian islands. Names Owyhee, Mowee, Morotoi, Ranai, Woahoo, Atooi and Oneeheow. Large inset of Karakakooa Bay.

A very unusual edition! Engraved by J. Butler for the rare Irish pirate edition of the account of Cook's thi...
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Estimate
($ 725 - 875)

Starting bid
$ 475
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MEARES, J., Pair of 2 prints: Winée, naturelle D'Owhyée; Tianna, Prince d'Atooi., antique map, old maps MEARES, J. - Pair of 2 prints: Winée, naturelle D'Owhyée; Tianna, Prince d'Atooi.
Paris, 1795, Uncoloured.. 154x125mm. Both with excellent dark impression and wide margins. Image clean, some faint toning and spotting to margins, far away from printed area.
Two great portraits of native Hawaiians by John Meares. From Collection de Cartes Geographiques, Vues, Marines, Plans et Portraits, relatifs aux Voyages du Capitaine J. Meares.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 300 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
WEBBER, J.,  A Toopapaoo of a Chief, with a priest making his offering to the Morai, in Huoheine. [Huaheine -  the Society Islands], antique map, old maps WEBBER, J. - A Toopapaoo of a Chief, with a priest making his offering to the Morai, in Huoheine. [Huaheine - the Society Islands]
London, Boydell and Co., 1808, In original colours.. 286x416mm. Contemp. handcoloured aquatint, published by Boydell (and successor), London, 1808[-20], on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1820.
Together with a text page.
A view of a chief's raised burial chamber in Huaheine, Society Islands, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed as draughtsman on Cook's third voyage, which has been called "the most striking publication resulting from C... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,500 - 2,000)

Starting bid
$ 900
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Captain Cook's arrival - Hawaii ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Captain Cook's arrival - Hawaii ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 170x207mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting a group of Hawaiian people honoring and welcoming Captain Cook's arrival in front of a sacred edifice.
The Sandwich Islands was the name given to the Hawaiian Islands by Captain James Cook on his discovery of the islands on January 18, 1778. The name was made in honor of one ...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Sandwich Island's rituals edifice ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Sandwich Island's rituals edifice ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 170x245mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting Sandwich Island's rituals edifice. The Sandwich Islands was the name given to the Hawaiian Islands by Captain James Cook on his discovery of the islands on January 18, 1778. The name was made in honor of one of his sponsors, John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich, who was at the time ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Sandwich Island's sacred rituals edifice ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Sandwich Island's sacred rituals edifice ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 170x245mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting two statues and a totem pole in a sacred ritual edifice. The Sandwich Islands was the name given to the Hawaiian Islands by Captain James Cook on his discovery of the islands on January 18, 1778. The name was made in honor of one of his sponsors, John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwic... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [A village scene from the Sandwich Islands ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [A village scene from the Sandwich Islands ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 180x225mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting a village scene from the Sandwich Islands engraved by Castelli. Plate N° 92.
The Sandwich Islands was the name given to the Hawaiian Islands by Captain James Cook on his discovery of the islands on January 18, 1778. The name was made in honor of one of his sponsors, John Mont...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ The Morai. Hawaiian Islands  ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ The Morai. Hawaiian Islands ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x265mm. Upper margin cut short. Else very good condition.
Aquatint depicting the Morai (Tahiti), a burying ground and a place of worship where human sacrifices were performed. Engraved by Castelli. Plate N° 84.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences e...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Bid received
$ 47
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BRODTMANN, C. J., Pair of 2 prints: Bewohner der Sandwich-Inseln; Tammeamea König der Sandwichinseln. Naba-Leba König von Solor;, antique map, old maps BRODTMANN, C. J. - Pair of 2 prints: Bewohner der Sandwich-Inseln; Tammeamea König der Sandwichinseln. Naba-Leba König von Solor;
Zurich, ca. 1827, Uncoloured.. 180x230mm. Very good dark prints. Wide margins with some spotting and soiling.
Two rare lithographs showing native Hawaiians. From Heinrich Rudolf Schinz's "Naturgeschichte und Abbildungen des Menschen". ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Tahiti
COOK, Captain James.,  Emouchoir des Otahitiens avec ses manches.  [Tome II Pl. 13.], antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Emouchoir des Otahitiens avec ses manches. [Tome II Pl. 13.]
Paris, 1773, Uncoloured.. 200x170mm. Engraving. Very good condition.
From the French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris par ordre de sa Majesté Britannique actuellement régnante pour faire des découvertes dans l'hémisphère méridional, et successivement exécutés par le commodore Byron, le capitaine Carteret, le capitaine Wa... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 25
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
COOK, Captain James.,  Vue de l'Isle d'Otahiti et de plusieurs Pirogues.  [Tome II Pl. 11.], antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Vue de l'Isle d'Otahiti et de plusieurs Pirogues. [Tome II Pl. 11.]
Paris, 1773, Uncoloured.. 200x350mm. Engraving. Very good condition.
View of the Island of Tahiti and dugouts. From the French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris par ordre de sa Majesté Britannique actuellement régnante pour faire des découvertes dans l'hémisphère méridional, et successivement exécutés par le commodore B... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 120)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
COOK, Captain James.,  Manière dont on expose les morts à Otahiti.  [Tome II Pl. 16.], antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Manière dont on expose les morts à Otahiti. [Tome II Pl. 16.]
Paris, 1773, Uncoloured.. 200x165mm. Good condition.
A view of a Tahitian funeral home in a beautiful landscape. Engraved by Demouchy. From the French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris par ordre de sa Majesté Britannique actuellement régnante pour faire des découvertes dans l'hémisphère méridional, et su... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Pirogues in the bay of the voyage of the Resolution. The Marquesas Islands ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Pirogues in the bay of the voyage of the Resolution. The Marquesas Islands ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 175x255mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting men in pirogues in the Bay of the Resolution from the Marquesas Islands engraved by Biasioli. Plate N° 91.
HMS Resolution was a sloop of the Royal Navy, and the ship in which Captain James Cook made his second and third voyages of exploration in the Pacific.
From Giuli...
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Estimate
($ 80 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
New Caledonia
FERRARIO, G.,  [ New Caledonians ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ New Caledonians ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 175x280mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting New Caledonians engraved by Biasioli. Plate N° 71.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments de l'antiquité ...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1

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