Auction 112, Lot 208

"Chart of Cooks River in the N.W. part of America", Cook/Hogg

Subject: Alaska

Period: 1780 (circa)


Color: Black & White

8.8 x 11.5 inches
22.4 x 29.2 cm

Copper engraving showing Capt. Cook's discoveries in Prince William Sound and Cook Inlet. Includes track and dated points of the H.M.S. Resolution and the first appearance of Turn-again Arm east of today's Anchorage.


Condition: A

On fine hand laid paper with full margins. Occasional very light foxing, else very good.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $180

Closed on 9/28/2005