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Publisher: JOHNSTON, A.K.
Title: New Zealand by A.K. Johnston F.R.G.S.
Published in: Edinburgh, ca. 1853
Size: 23.6 x 19.3 inches.
60.0 x 49.0 cm.

In original o/l colours.
Condition: Printed on tick paper. In red outline colour.
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Map of New Zealand, with notes, and with "the southern part of the North I. corrected from recent surveys by Mr Kettle, Assist. Surveyor to the N.Z. Co., Oct. 1843."
Dunedin and Canterbury have been added in South Island and Taranaki in North Island. Relief shown by hachures. At lower right corner of sheet: National atlas - 33.
From : "The National atlas of historical, commercial and political geography." by A.K. Johnston. Engraved by W.& A.K. Johnston.
The three main islands shown as New Ulster, New Munster and New Leinster after the proclamation of 1841 which established New Zealand as a distinct and independent colony of Great Britain. Also included are the Maori names of North Island, Middle Island and South Island. Inserts show Port Nicholson, and Port Cooper and Port Levy by Capt. W.M.Smith. Port Cooper was later renamed Port Lyttelton. Inland details still sketchy but coastal details have gained more accuracy.

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JOHNSTON, A.K. - New Zealand by A.K. Johnston F.R.G.S.

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