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Publisher: CASSINI, G.M.
Title: L'America secondo le ultime osservazioni divisa ne' suoi stati principali.
Published in: Rome, 1825
Size: 13.6 x 18.7 inches.
34.5 x 47.5 cm.

Condition: Small, mostly marginal imperfections, otherways very fine.
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Rare last edition of Cassini's map of America, showing the voyages of Captain James Cook through the South Pacific, Hawaii, New Zealand and the Northwest Coast of America from 1668 to 1778.

A note at placed at the bottom describes the discovery of the passage between the two islands of New Zealand. Terra Magellanica, the mythical land reportedly seen by Drake during his passage to the Pacific is also delineated. The map firstly appeared in Cassini's Nuovo Atlante Geografico Universale.
This is the improved print of 1825, one year after Cassini's death.

Lake "Moozemlek," a name which began appearing on maps nearly 100 years earlier as the Country of the Moozemlek on maps by Homann and others is no longer delineated in this last version of the map.

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