Auction 99, Lot 503

"Carte de la Cote N.O. de l'Amerique et de la Cote N.E. de l'Asie, Reconnues en 1778 et 1779…", Cook/Benard

Subject: North Pacific - Alaska

Period: 1790 (circa)

Publication: Captain Cooks' Voyages (French Edition)

Color: Black & White

Size:
26 x 15.2 inches
66 x 38.6 cm

Large-scale map showing the explorations of Capt. Cook in Alaska, the Bering Strait and Kamchatka. The track of his ship in 1778 and 1779 are shown.

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Condition: B

Folding as issued with two tiny separations at fold intersections and an outside fold closed with surgical tape.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $130

Closed on 6/12/2002

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