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LA PEROUSE, J.F.G.,  Carte des Parties des Iles Sandwich. . ., antique map, old maps LA PEROUSE, J.F.G. - Carte des Parties des Iles Sandwich. . .
Paris, ca. 1786, Uncoloured.. 680x495mm. In very good condition. Folds as issued, good margins and impression.
This large double page sheet contains two important charts of Hawaii, based on the discoveries of Captain Cook and Comte La Perouse.
The upper chart shows partial coastlines of Hawaii, Maui, Molokai, and Oahu as explored by Perouse in 1786.
The lower chart shows the same islands based on C...
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$ 700
Approx. Euro 637  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CASSINI, G.M.,  Le Isole di Sandwich delineate sulle osservazioni del Cap Cook., antique map, old maps CASSINI, G.M. - Le Isole di Sandwich delineate sulle osservazioni del Cap Cook.
Rome, 1798, In original o/l colours.. 330x465mm. Good and dark impression, some light marginal foxing but generally in good condition.
FIRST EDITION on laid paper. Cassini’s splendid map depicts Sandwich islands, old name for Hawaii islands, at the end of the eighteenth century. The splendid cartouche in lower left corner illustrating the death of Captain Cook on the island of Hawaii in 1779.

Captain Cook's daring voyag...
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$ 7,000
Approx. Euro 6,370  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CASSINI, G.M.,  Le Isole di Sandwich delineate sulle osservazioni del Cap Cook., antique map, old maps CASSINI, G.M. - Le Isole di Sandwich delineate sulle osservazioni del Cap Cook.
Rome, 1798, In original o/l colours.. 345x480mm. Good and dark impression, some light marginal foxing but generally in fine condition. Strong paper.
FIRST EDITION on laid paper. Cassini’s splendid map depicts Sandwich islands, old name for Hawaii islands, at the end of the eighteenth century. The splendid cartouche in lower left corner illustrating the death of Captain Cook on the island of Hawaii in 1779.

Captain Cook's daring voyag...
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$ 7,500
Approx. Euro 6,825  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COOK, Captain James.,  Praauw van de Sandwich's eilanden, met gemaskerde roeijers., antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Praauw van de Sandwich's eilanden, met gemaskerde roeijers.
Leiden, 1795-1803, Uncoloured.. 225x365mm. In good condition.
Decorative engraving of a Hawaiian proa, rowed by masked oarman. From a Dutch edition of Cook's voyages'.
Captain James Cook (1728-79), explorer, circumnavigator and hydrographer. Three voyages, 1768-71, 1772-75 and 1776-79. From 1778 on printed editions of ' Captain Cook's Travels' appeared in...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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)
$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,820  

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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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$ 200
Approx. Euro 182  

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)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

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)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

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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$ 200
Approx. Euro 182  

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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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$ 90
Approx. Euro 82  

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Condition Rating: 1
DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules.,  Carte des Iles Hawaii., antique map, old maps DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules. - Carte des Iles Hawaii.
Paris, 1834, Uncoloured.. 212x330mm. Folded as issued. Light scattered foxing, left margin 'chipped' and with a small neat tear (3cm) into the engraved area.
Left margin slim. Good condition otherwise, and in untouched condition and black and white as issued.
A lovely small map of the complete chain of Pacific islands known today as the Hawaiian islands, from Dumont d'Urville's atlas "Voyage pittoresque autour du Monde."
This map is one the very first to have the correct English spelling of Hawaii.
The islands engraved are: Nihau, Tauai, Oahou...
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$ 350
Approx. Euro 319  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3

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