"Carte de la Nouvelle Zeelande", Bonne, Rigobert
Subject: New Zealand
Period: 1787 (circa)
Color: Black & White
9 x 13.5 inches
22.9 x 34.3 cm
Scarce, detailed chart of the islands showing the track of Captain Cook's first voyage. The map is finely engraved with detail and includes four insets showing the Coromandel Peninsula (here called Mercure Bay and the Tamise River), Cook Strait, Bay of Islands and Tolaga Bay.
Fine impression with some faint offsetting that erases easily. Minor soil in blank margins.