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9583sm

THE WORLD
including late discoveries,
by Capt. Cook and other circumnavigators


Thomas Bowen
Date: 1778

Copperplate engraving
hand-coloured

Plate: 11 1/8" x 18 1/8"
Paper: 14 1/8" x 18 3/4"

CDN $1050

 

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9536sm
Capt. Cook's 1st and 2nd voyage marked
Fou Sang of the Chinese (5th c.myth)

A Mercator Chart of the World

Thomas Bowen
Date: 1778

Engraved for Middleton's Complete System of Geography

Map: 13 1/4" x 17 1/2"
Paper: 14" x 18"

CDN $225

9534sm
From Thomas Bankes' New System of Geography with Routes and dates of Captain James Cook's Voyages

A New and Complete Chart of the WORLD

Displaying the tracks of Capt. Cook and other modern navigators

Thomas Bowen
Date: 1783

Map: 13" x 18 1/4"
Paper: 15 1/4" x 19 3/4"

Tissue backed

CDN $650

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9320sm

EASTERN HEMISPHERE

John Tallis, Publisher
J. Rapkin, Engraver

Hand-coloured
Published 1851, London
14" x 10 3/4"

SOLD

9319sm

WESTERN HEMISPHERE

John Tallis, Publisher
J. Rapkin, Engraver

Hand-coloured
Published 1851, London
14" x 10 3/4"


SOLD

   
9950sm
Note: California is an island; large land bridge from Japan to NW Coast of America and a North West passage in upper left corner

ORBIS VENTUS et Orbis Veteris utraque Continens, Terrarum, Tractus Arcticus, et Antarcticus

Nicholas Sanson

Date: MDCLVII 1657
Size: 38 x 53.6 cm

CDN $1250

9373_sm

Essay
D'une Carte Reduite
Les Parties Connuees Du GLOBE TERRESTRE

Dedie a M. le Comte de Maurepas

Nicholas Bellin

Hand-coloured

Date: Paris, 1748

CDN $1400

 

   
   
   

9532sm

HEMISPHERE
ORIENTAL

Hand-coloured engraving

Date: 1766

Shows explorers' routes with dates and early New Zealand

Size: 10 3/4" x 12 1/8"

CDN $795 for both this map and HEMISPHERE OCCIDENTAL

9531sm

HEMISPHERE
OCCIDENTAL

Hand-coloured
engraving

Date: 1766

Size: 10 3/4" x 12 1/8"

CDN $795 for both this map and HEMISPHERE ORIENTAL

   
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7178sm

PLANIGLOBII TERRESTRIS MAPPA UNIVERSALIS

Homan & Heirs 1746

Hand-coloured copperplate engraving


Sheet: 19 3/8" x 23 5/8"
Printed area:
18" x 21 1/4"

Repaired 2" tear at lower margin, not prominent
Very attractive, full colour


CDN $2345

8895sm

The St. Lawrence River flows from U. Lake towards the Arctic circle on the west side of Hudson's Bay

THE WORLD with Polar Projections

Hand-coloured engraving by Gibson

Date: 1752

Size: 34.5 cm x 49.5 cm

SOLD

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