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Antique rare maps of Pacific





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1766 - Carte Reduite De L'Ocean Septentrional compris entre l'Asie et l'Amerique Suivant les Decouvertes qui ont ete faites par les Russes . . . 1766

  • $21.99

An Important Early Navigational Chart Which Shows Alaska This is a foundational chart of Alaska, the Pacific Northwest, and the northeastern coast of Asia, published in Paris. The Port of San Francisco is named, three years before the supposed...


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1774 - Nouveau Systeme Geographique par lequel on concilie les anciennes connoissances sur les Pays nord-ouest de l'Amerique avec les nouvelles decouvertes des Russes au nord de la Mer du sud. Par Mr. de Vaugondy. 1774.

  • $14.99

Rare Dutch Edition of Didier Robert De Vaugondy's Comparative Cartographic Gem -- The Final De Vaugondy Map In The Greatest Cartographic Debate of the 18th Century Didier Robert De Vaugondy's Nouveau System Geographique . . . represents the final...


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1775 - The Russian Discoveries, from the Map Published by the Imperial Academy of St. Petersburg . . . 1775

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Fine English edition of Muller's map of the Northwest Coast of America and Northeast Coast of Asia, based upon reports from J.N. De L'Isle in St. Petersburg and others. Includes a massive conjectural land mass approximating the Alaskan Archipelago and...


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1781 - Carte de l'Ocean Pacifique au Nord de l'Equateur d'Apres les dernieres Decourvertes faits par les Espagnols, les Russes et les Anglois, jusqu'en 1780.

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Striking Chart of the Northern Pacific, One of the Earliest to Show Hawai’i Rare chart of the Northern Pacific with the coasts of Asia and America, showing the voyage of the Spanish treasure galleons and Captain Cook’s third voyage. Based on...


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1784 - Chart of the N.W. Coast of America and the N.E. Coast of Asia Explored in the Years 1778 and 1779. Prepared by Lieut. Heny. Roberts under the immediate Inspection of Capt Cook . . . 1784 (The Legendary Lost Chart of Captain James Cook)

  • $14.99

Fine, Famed Map of the North Pacific from Cook’s Third Voyage—First Edition! Rare, first edition of the so-called “lost” chart of Captain James Cook, published in 1784 by William Faden. The map illustrates in great detail the known and...


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1784 - Chart of the NW Coast of America and the NE Coast of Asia explored in the Years 1778 & 1779 . . .

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Striking Map of the North Pacific From Cook’s Third Voyage Account Fine example of the map of the Northern Pacific and contiguous coasts of America and Asia, from the official account of Captain James Cook’s third voyage, published in London in...


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1785 - Carte de la Cote N.O. de l'Amerique et de la Cote N.E. de l'Asie, Reconnues en 1778 et 1779. Les parties de la Cote d'Asie qui ne sont pas ombrees sont tirees d'une Carte Manuscrite que nous donnerent les Russes

  • $14.99

Finely engraved map of the North Pacific and contiguous coastlines of Alaska and Russia, published in the first French edition of the official account of James Cook's Third Voyage. The present map is of the utmost importance in the cartographic...


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1788 - Karte von den N.W. Amerikanischen und N.Oe. Asiatischen Kusten, nach den Untersuchungen des Kapit: Cook in…1778 und 1779 entworfen von Heinrich Roberts Lieut: . . . MDCCLXXVIII

  • $14.99

Fine example of this German edition of Cook's explorations along the northwest coast of America and northeast coast of Asia, based upon the original work by Lieutenant Henry Roberts. Excellent detail in the Behring Straits, including extensive notes...


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1794 - A Map of the Discoveries made by Captn.s Cook & Clerke in the Years 1778 & 1779 between the Eastern Coast of Asia and the Western Coast of North America . ... Also Mr. Hearn's . . .

  • $9.99

First edition of Carey's map of Cook's Discoveries in the Pacific and Hearne's discoveries west of the Hudson, in search of the Arctic Sea. This is one of the earliest appearances of a Cook map to be published in America. Excellent conjectural NW...


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1796 - Carta Del Mar Pacifico Del Nord che comprende la Costa Nord-Est D'Asia e la Costanord Ouest D'America riconosciente nel 1778 e 79 dal Cap. Cook e partcolarmente ancora nell 1788 e 89 dal Capitano Gio Meares . . . 1796

  • $14.99

Scarce Italian published map of Alaska and the Northwest Coast of America and Northeast Coast of Asia, engraved to illustrate the Italian edition of the account John Meares Voyages to the Region. The map tracks both the journeys of Captain James...


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1814 - A Map of the Discoveries made by Captn.s Cook & Clerke in the Years 1778 & 1779 between the Eastern Coast of Asia and the Western Coast of North America . . . . Also Mr. Hearn's discoveries to the North westward of Hudson's Bay, in 1772.

  • $14.99

Outline color example of Carey's map of Cook's Discoveries in the Pacific and Hearn's discoveries west of the Hudson, in search of the Arctic Sea. This is one of the earliest appearances of a Cook map to be published in America. Excellent conjectural...


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1816 - Chart of the Northern Passage Between Asia & America

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Scarce map of the NW Passage, the NW Coast of America and NE Coast of Asia. The map extensively tracks the voyages of Captain James Cook beyond the Bering Straits on a nearly daily basis in 1778 and 1779. In the Arctic Sea, a note regarding McKenzie's...


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1944 - [Confidential / Restricted Map -- Hawaiian Islands] Long Range Air Navigation Chart

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World War II Confidential / Restricted Aeronautical Map of Hawaiian Islands Detailed aeronautical map of the Hawaiian Islands, compiled by the U.S. Army Air Force Army Map Service. The front side map illustrates the Hawaiian Islands and Midway...


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1789 - A Chart of the Track of the Alexander on Her Homeward Passage from Port Jackson, on the East Coast of New South Wales to Batavia; Performed in the Year 1788, under the Direction of Lieut. John Shortland, by Thomas George Shortland

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The Return of the First Fleet -- Fundamental Map for Australian Collectors A highly important map in the history of settling Australia, with the present example including annotations in pencil noting a ship wreck and other details. The track of the...


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1622 - Tabula, ductum navigationis, quem in Mari Australi tenuit Iacobus Le Maire, Simulque Insulas ac terras sive Regiones ab eo primium detectas, delineans (with titles repeated in Dutch and French)

  • $9.99

Nice example of the map illustrating the route of Wilhelm Schouten and Jacob Le Maire through the Straits of Le Maire and across the Pacific to the area northeast of Australia. Willem Cornelisz Schouten (1567-1625) was a navigator for the Dutch East...


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1833 - Carte de L'Ocean ou 5e. Partie du Monde a l'usage des Colleges . . .

  • $14.99

Rare large format map of Oceania and the Pacific which was apparently prepared for instructional purposes. An early example of lithography on French maps, perhaps the earliest we have ever seen. This is the first time we have offered this map.