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New Zealand and The Australian Colonies of Great Britain

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New Zealand and The Australian Colonies of Great Britain
Ref: 2356590



An antique map published by J.S. Virtue & Co. Limited. Circa 1880. Vertical centrefold as published.

Approx 30cms by 23cms.


Price: 45.00
  



The Solomon Islands.

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The Solomon Islands.
Ref: 2355689


An antique map by F.S. Weller F.R.G.S. 'Published for the Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society 1890'. Vertical fold as published. Inset map of 'North Coast of Guadalcanar'.

Approx 33cms by 21.5cms.


Price: 40.00
  



Map of the South Eastern part of New Guinea to illustrate the Explorations of Revd. J. Chalmers, L.M.S.

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Map of the South Eastern part of New Guinea to illustrate the Explorations of Revd. J. Chalmers, L.M.S.
Ref: 2355630

An antique map "From the Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society, 1887." Lithographed by Edward Weller.

Approx 59cms by 22.5cms.


Price: 55.00
  



Aaron Arrowsmith  -  New Holland.

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Aaron Arrowsmith - New Holland.
Ref: 2355310

An antique map drawn by Aaron Arrowsmith and engraved by Sidney Hall which is one of the earliest maps of Australia . Published by A. Constable & Co. Edinburgh in the first edition of Arrowsmith atlas published in 1817 with later hand colouring. No detail of the interior is present and New South Wales is the only territory mentioned. Van Diemen's Land is also shown.

Approx 25cms by 20cms.


Price: 145.00
  



Pacific Ocean  -  Aaron Arrowsmith.

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Pacific Ocean - Aaron Arrowsmith.
Ref: 2355161



An antique map drawn by Aaron Arrowsmith and engraved by Sidney Hall. Published by A. Constable & Co. Edinburgh in the first edition of Arrowsmith atlas published in 1817.

Approx 25cms by 20cms.


Price: 45.00
  



New Zealand  -  John Bartholomew & Co.

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New Zealand - John Bartholomew & Co.
Ref: 2352811





New Zealand with inset maps of Auckland Region, Wellington Region, Christchurch Region, Dunedin Region and the Stewart Island. Published by The Edinburgh Geographical Institute, John Bartholomew & Co. "The Times" atlas. (London: The Times, 1922)




Approx 52cms by 55cms






Price: 40.00
  



John Dower  -  Pacific Ocean.

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John Dower - Pacific Ocean.
Ref: 2351808

An antique map published in "A School Atlas Of Modern Geography Containing Forty Maps, Prepared from the Best Authorities and Including the Latest Discoveries With a Copious Index." Circa 1850 with original hand colouring. Largely used in public and private schools. Drawn and engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London and published by Orr & Compy, Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.

Approx 25.5cms by 21cms..


Price: 55.00
  



John Dower  -  Tasmania or Van Dieman's Land.

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John Dower - Tasmania or Van Dieman's Land.
Ref: 2351803



An antique map published in "A School Atlas Of Modern Geography Containing Forty Maps, Prepared from the Best Authorities and Including the Latest Discoveries With a Copious Index." Circa 1850 with original hand colouring. Largely used in public and private schools. Drawn and engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London and published by Orr & Compy, Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.



Approx 21cms by 25.5cms..


Price: 55.00
  



John Dower  -  Australia.

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John Dower - Australia.
Ref: 2351771

An antique map published in "A School Atlas Of Modern Geography Containing Forty Maps, Prepared from the Best Authorities and Including the Latest Discoveries With a Copious Index." Circa 1850 with original hand colouring. Largely used in public and private schools. Drawn and engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London and published by Orr & Compy, Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.

Approx 25.5cms by 21cms..


Price: 65.00
  



John Dower  -  New Zealand.

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John Dower - New Zealand.
Ref: 2351770



An antique map published in "A School Atlas Of Modern Geography Containing Forty Maps, Prepared from the Best Authorities and Including the Latest Discoveries With a Copious Index." Circa 1850 with original hand colouring. Largely used in public and private schools. Drawn and engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London and published by Orr & Compy, Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.



Approx 21cms by 25.5cms..


Price: 65.00
  



Polynesia or Islands in the Pacific.   S.D.U.K.

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Polynesia or Islands in the Pacific. S.D.U.K.
Ref: 2349656


Antique map of Polynesia engraved by J. & C. Walker, published under the superintendance of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge 59, Lincoln's Inn Fields, June 15th, 1840. Shows numerous inset maps of the islands, each with great detail. One of the few maps available with details of even the tiniest islands.


Approx 39.5cms by 31cms.


Price: 95.00
  



The Pacific Ocean.    S.D.U.K.

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The Pacific Ocean. S.D.U.K.
Ref: 2349655


Antique map of The Pacific Ocean engraved by J. & C. Walker, published under the superintendance of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge 59, Lincoln's Inn Fields, May 15th, 1840. Shows the islands through the Pacific. Depicts the whole coastline of North and South America and in Asia, the coasts of China, the Philippines and Australia.


Approx 39cms by 31cms.


Price: 70.00
  



The Islands of New Zealand.   S.D.U.K.

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The Islands of New Zealand. S.D.U.K.
Ref: 2349369




An antique map of the islands with primarily coastal detail. Interesting notes about "High mountains said to be covered with perpetual snow" and "Supposed coal fields". Engraved by J & C Walker and ,Published by the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge , 59, Lincolns Inn Fields, Nov. 26th, 1838.' Towns, mountains, rivers, lakes are identified.




Approx31.5cms by 39.5cms.


Price: 225.00
  



Australia in 1839.  S.D.U.K.

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Australia in 1839. S.D.U.K.
Ref: 2349363

An antique map of Australia with virtually blank interior. Major discoveries of Cook, Tasman and Flinders are identified. Each colony is named and notes the date of establishment, but none have their boundaries delineated save the "Colony of South Australia." Locates the small towns of Sydney, Adelaide, Perth, and Hobart on Tasmania, here Van Diemen Land. The only settlement in the vicinity of today's Melbourne is Cowie on the west side of Port Phillip near today's Geelong. Notation at Port Stephens: "Australian Agricultural Company, Chartered 1824." The population of the whole region is noted as 141,000. Published under the Superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge 59, Lincoln's Inn Fields, Feb. 1st, 1840. Engraved by J. & C. Walker.

Approx 39.5cms by 32


Price: 125.00
  



New South Wales.   S.D.U.K.

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New South Wales. S.D.U.K.
Ref: 2349362




An antique map of New South Wales 'Compiled under the Superintendence of the Society for The Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, From the M.S. maps in the Colonial Office, the Surveys of the Australian Agricultural Company, and the Routes of Allan Cunningham' . Engraved by J & C Walker. Published September 1st 1833 by Baldwin and Cradock of 47, Paternoster Row, London. Large inset plan of "Sydney from the New South Wales Almanack"




Approx 33.5cms by 39.5cms.


Price: 110.00
  



Western Australia -  Van Diemen Island.   S.D.U.K.

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Western Australia - Van Diemen Island. S.D.U.K.
Ref: 2349361

Antique maps of Western Australia and Tasmania or Van Diemen's Land on one sheet. Published under the Superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Baldwin & Cradock, 47, Paternoster Row, April 1st, 1833. Engraved by J & C Walker. The map of Western Australia shows from Melbourne south around Sussex to Stirling and Plantagenet and covers from Perth and the settlements along the Swan River, to St. George's Sound. Notes numerous counties, roadways, geographical features, and more. The right hand map is a large detail of Van Diemen's Island or Tasmania covers all of Tasmania and the Bass Strait. There is interesting detail of the sparsely settled regions.

Approx 39cms by 31cms.


Price: 125.00
  



New Zealand and the Australian colonies of Great Britain.

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New Zealand and the Australian colonies of Great Britain.
Ref: 2347274


A tinted lithographic map of Australia & New Zealand, with much of the Australian interior marked 'unexplored', although the extents of the treks of Sturtin 1845 and Kennedy in 1847 are shown. Published London : Virtue & Co., Circa 1855.

Approx 30.5cms by 23cms


Price: 55.00
  



Polynesia or Islands in the Pacific Ocean. S.D.U.K.

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Polynesia or Islands in the Pacific Ocean. S.D.U.K.
Ref: 2346149

Polynesia or Islands in the Pacific Ocean. Mariana Is. or Ladrones. Pelew Is. or Palaos. Gilbert Ids. or Scarborough Range. Marshall Ids. Otdia or Romanzoff Group. Galapagos Ids. Marquesas Is. or Mendana Archo. Sandwich Ids. Samoa or Navigator Ids. Tonga or Friendly Is. Tonga-Tabou Id. Santa Cruz Is. Vanikoro Id. Admiralty Isles, New Ireland or Tombara, New Britain or Birara, Salomon (sic) Islands. Norfolk Id. The Low Archipelago (Society Islands), Otaheite or Tahiti. Cooks or Hervey Isles. Pitcairn Island. Juan Fernandez. (Published under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge). Engraved by J. & C. Walker. London, published by Chapman & Hall, 186, Strand, June 15th. 1840.

Approx 40.5cms by 31.5cms.


Price: 45.00
  



Western Australia Containing the Settlements of Swan River and King George Sound / Van-Diemen Island.   S.D.U.K.

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Western Australia Containing the Settlements of Swan River and King George Sound / Van-Diemen Island. S.D.U.K.
Ref: 2346109

An antique two part map of Western Australia Containing the Settlements of Swan River and King George Sound and Van-Diemen Island. Western Australia covers from Perth and the settlements along the Swan River, to St. George's Sound. The other half covers all of Tasmania and the Bass Strait. Engraved by J & C Walker, for the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Published April 1st, 1833. Overall brown staining. Repaired split on verso.

Approx 39cms by 31cms.



Price: 75.00
  



New Zealand.

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New Zealand.
Ref: 2345039





An antique map of New Zealand published by George Philip & Son. Liverpool . Circa 1856. Note on discovery, population, (colonists: 11,948; Aborigines estimated 110,000) and distance to Hobart.; Plate "34". Inset: New settlement of Canterbury.



Approx 22cms by 29cms.


Price: 65.00
  


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