The tropical discoveries of HMS Resolution… New Caledonia Vanuatu. COOK 1776 map

The tropical discoveries of HMS Resolution… New Caledonia Vanuatu. COOK 1776 map

Product SKU: P-6-103811

Price £179.00

'Part of the tropical discoveries of the Resolution Sloop, Captain J. Cook in 1774' by After Captain James Cook (1776). Antique copperplate map, 21.5 x 13.0cm, 8.5 x 5 inches; Please note that this is a folding map.

New Caledonia & Vanuatu

TITLE/CONTENT OF MAP: 'Part of the tropical discoveries of the Resolution Sloop, Captain J. Cook in 1774'

New Caledonia & Vanuatu

DATE PRINTED: 1776    

IMAGE SIZE: Approx 21.5 x 13.0cm, 8.5 x 5 inches (Medium); Please note that this is a folding map.

TYPE: Antique copperplate map

CONDITION: Fair: The map has been printed to the edges of the sheets, with irregular loss of the printed border. The margins have been restored. The map has been printed up to the edges of the paper, as issued, hence there are no margins or borders; there may be small holes along the centrefold where the map was bound in to the book from which it has been extracted. Please note any other blemishes on the scan prior to purchasing this picture. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. We offer a no questions asked return policy.

AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic map, published at the date stated above. It is not a modern copy.

VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain

FOLDING: This is a folding map.


PROVENANCE: "Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle", by Sylvanus Urban, Gent. London: Printed at St. John's Gate for D. Henry; and sold by F. Newbery, the corner of St Paul's Churchyard, Ludgate Street


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