Oceania Australia Polynesia New Zealand Hawaii Fiji 1873 Gray color large mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Map of Oceanica.
(Oceania, Pacific Ocean, Australia, New Zealand, Polynesia, Hawaii, Fiji, Southeast Asia).
Issued 1873, Philadelphia by O.W. Gray.
Nice 19th century lithographed map with original hand color. Based on the Colton 1855 map, here showing the tracks of Cook in 1769-74, U.S. Vicennes in 1840 and others.
Pleasing looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original center fold as issued.
On the reverse is a full page map showing all of Asia & China also worthy of display if you prefer.
Sheet Measures c. 17 1/8" x 14".
Printed Area Measures c. 15 3/4" x 14".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2.