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Carte De La Nle Zelande...

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Carte De La Nle Zelande... : J. Cook / Benard

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A fine and very attractive example of the most important map of New Zealand. This detailed map of New Zealand is from a French edition of Hawkesworth's "An Account of the Voyages Undertaken by the Order of His Present Majesty for Making Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere", first published in London in 1773. For the previous 120 years, prior to Tasman's voyage dispelling the myth of a Great Southern Continent, Europeans had only known of a west coast for the land known as "Nouvelle Zeelandia". Captain James Cook's surveys of 1769 and 1770 gave shape and detail to this new land, here with each island defined by its traditional Maori name.
mapmakers: J. Cook   Benard  
place and date of publication: Paris 1773-1774
medium and colour: Copperplate, coloured
size in mm: 470 by 380mm (18.5 by 15 inches).
ref: 37188

Price: £ 2000

 
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