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  AMERICA 
 West Indies 

Dépôt des Cartes et Plans de la Marine. [An 18th century sea chart of Santo Domingo]
Carte Réduite des débouquements de St. Domingue... Paris: Dépôt des Cartes et Plans de la Marine, 1787. Coloured. 600 x 930mm.
A double-page sea-chart with rhumb lines, showing the northern coastline of Santo Domingo, featuring the Turks and Caicos Islands, the Lower Bahamas, eastern parts of Cuba and Jamaica, and the western end of Puerto Rico
[Ref: 17863]    £625.00 ($799 • €708 rates)


  AUSTRALASIA 
 Pacific and Australasia 

Dépôt des Cartes et Plans de la Marine. [A pre-Cook chart of the South Pacific]
Carte Reduite Des Mers Comprises Entre l'Asie et l'Amerique Apelées par les Navigateurs. Mer du Sud ou Mer Pacificque.. Paris, 1742-56. Coloured. 590 x 830mm.
A large and detailed chart of the South Pacific, originally published in 1742 but here updated to 1756. Published nearly 15 years before Cook's first circumnavigation, it only shows partial coastlines for Australia, Tasmania and New Zealand. It also omits Hawaii, discovered by Cook in 1778, during his Third and last voyage around the world. The chart is decorated with a fine rococo cartouche.
[Ref: 16921]    £1,850.00 ($2,364 • €2,094 rates)


Dépôt des Cartes et Plans de la Marine. [An French sea chart of the Pacific after Dumont D'Urville]
Carte Générale de l'Océan Pacifique Dressée par M.M. d'Urville et Lottin d'apres les reconnaissances de la Corvette Astrolabe et les découvertes les plus récentes. 1833, revue en 1834. Paris: 1834. 630 x 930mm. Issued with edged linen on reverse. A fine example.
A detailed sea-chart of the Pacific Ocean south of Japan, Hawaii and San Francisco, showing the Philippines and Australia east to Cape Horn. It is based on the work of Jules Sébastien César Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842), the French explorer who commanded a scientific expedition 1826-35, and his assistant Victor Charles Lottin (1795-1858).
[Ref: 18866]    £450.00 ($575 • €509 rates)


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