A Chart of the Southern Extremity of America, 1775.London. [c.1777] Stock Code: 55016
A simple and clear map of the southern tip of South America with the Falkland Islands, showing Cook's route around Cape Horn. Inset map at lower right of New Year's Islands and part of Staten Island. From Cook's Third Voyage.
Copper engraving. Later colour.
Very good condition. Folds as issued.
Size: 50.5 x 43 cm.
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