Auction 93, Lot 369

"Australia, New Zealand &c. (Australasia)", Johnston, W. & A.K.

Subject: Australia & New Zealand

Period: 1852 (circa)

Publication: General Geography

Color: Printed Color

Size:
12 x 9.2 inches
30.5 x 23.4 cm

Very early color lithograph covering from Borneo through New Zealand with the majority of Australia totally blank. New South Wales and West Australia are the only regions defined. An interesting feature of the map is that the latitude bars are marked with the names of different points around the world to help the reader place the region in perspective.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $50 - $60

Sold for: $0

Closed on 12/6/2000

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