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    Sale 5429

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    24 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 225

    APPLETON, J. W. North Pacific Ocean. London: "Published by Chas. Wilson, late J. W. Norie & Wilson," 1880. Very large engraved chart on 3 sheets, joined, inset charts of Tsugar Strait, Yang-Tse Kiang, Fort Lloyd, Arzobispo, Yedo Bay, Nagasaki, Avatcha Bay, Juan de Fuca, Haro and Rosario Straits, Columbia Rover, The Hawaiian or Sandwich Islands, Honolulu, Waiakea, The Approaches to San Francisco, San Diego Bay, San Diego to the Sta. Barbara Channel and Acapulco, coastal profiles, laid down on publisher's blue paper (long tear without loss, top left corner frayed with slight loss, some staining and dust-soiling), approximately 1,015 x 2,100mm.

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    APPLETON, J. W. North Pacific Ocean. London: "Published by Chas. Wilson, late J. W. Norie & Wilson," 1880. Very large engraved chart on 3 sheets, joined, inset charts of Tsugar Strait, Yang-Tse Kiang, Fort Lloyd, Arzobispo, Yedo Bay, Nagasaki, Avatcha Bay, Juan de Fuca, Haro and Rosario Straits, Columbia Rover, The Hawaiian or Sandwich Islands, Honolulu, Waiakea, The Approaches to San Francisco, San Diego Bay, San Diego to the Sta. Barbara Channel and Acapulco, coastal profiles, laid down on publisher's blue paper (long tear without loss, top left corner frayed with slight loss, some staining and dust-soiling), approximately 1,015 x 2,100mm.

    With 10 other charts including R. H. Laurie's Chart of the Indian and Pacific Oceans (London, 1876, very large engraved chart), San Francisco Harbour from the United States Coast Survey 1856 (London, 1878), Sydney Harbour Surveyed by Capt. H. W. Bayfield 1849 (London, 1863), and several of the Atlantic and Scotland. (11)


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