Isaac Basire

Isaac Basire


1773 - A Chart of part of the Country of Labrador Taken by order of Commodore Shuldham, in ta Tour up the Coast in the Year 1773. By Lieutenant Roger Curtis.

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Fine map of the Coast of Labrador, showing the region explored by Roger Curtis, under instructions from Commodore Shuldham in 1773. Admiral Sir Roger Curtis, 1st Baronet, GCB (1746 - 1816) was an officer of the British Royal Navy, who saw action in...


1798 - (Oxford) Merton College from the Fields. The Oxford Almanack For the Year of our Lord God MDCCXCVIII

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Scarce broadside Oxford Almanac for the year 1798. Appears quite rare with only 2 other examples, one at the British Library (on OCLC) and a second at the British Museum. Issued in 1798 by Dayes. The example at the British Museum is blank in the...


1720 - Sicilia

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Decorative map of Ancient Sicily, with an inset showing Sicily's relationship to the coast of Africa. Vignette shows Mount Aetna erupting, with a work scene below.