Item #46257 A Chart of the Southern Extremity of America. CHILE / PATAGONIA / ARGENTINA.

A Chart of the Southern Extremity of America.

London. Wm. Strahan. 1777.
Engraved map, 17 x 19 7/8 inches on sheet size 18 1/4 x 21 inches, folding as issued. Upper right corner has been reattached with small area of paper loss, Japanese paper repair (rather crude)at upper left corner of map mending 2 inch edge tear (outside neat line, where previously bound into volume), three small spots at left of map; a few short edge tears, light creasing. Map is clean and bright. A map from the account of Captain James Cook's Second Voyage, showing the route of the Resolution around Cape Horn (December 1774), going south from Staten Island (January 4, 1775). There is an inset map "Part of Staten Land" which includes the New Years Isles. the Falkland's Islands are also mapped in some detail. Item #46257

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