Australia & Australasia
























302 - 1081
Australia
'Map of Australia Compiled from the Nautical Surveys, Made by Order of The Admiralty……'
Wyld, J. (c. 1855)
80.5 x 55.5

James Wyld's fine and important map of Australia. Single sheet copy on heavy paper in excellent condition. Original hand colour. Features also include inset a small world map (on Mercator's projection) of British Possessions, and a map of Tasmania. The map retains many of the archaic place names such as New Holland for Western Australia and Van Dieman's Land for Tasmania. Extensive  labeling throughout of Settlement areas. The map shows the extent of Sturt's expedition to the interior (1845) and the Northernmost extent of Mitchell`s exploration (1832). The gold discoveries are referred to, but not the expedions of the early 1860's.
525.00 GBP









409 - 1433

New Zealand
Rapkin, J. (1851)
26 x 35

Fine map of the Islands engraved by John Rapkin, for John Tallis's highly decorative "The Illustrated Atlas". The vignettes show; A view of Auckland, Mount Egmont from New Plymouth, Wellington and a native New Zealander. Single page map, (no central fold). Original colour as published. Condition fine.
350.00 GBP









409 - 1427
Australia
Rapkin, J. (1851)
35 x 26

Very fine map of Australia engraved by John Rapkin, for John Tallis's highly decorative "The Illustrated Atlas". The vignettes show; Natives of the Tribe of Bogan, Sydney, Natives of Australia Felix, Kangaroos, Australian Parrots and Cockatoo. Single page map, (no central fold). Original colour as published. Condition fine.
250.00 GBP









409 - 1428
Australia
New South Wales
Rapkin, J. (1851)
34 x 26

Very fine map of New South Wales engraved by John Rapkin, for John Tallis's highly decorative "The Illustrated Atlas". The vignettes show; Sydney Cove, Pandanus tree and the Murray River, Xanthorrhea plant. Single page map (no central fold). Original colour as published. Condition fine.
200.00 GBP









409 - 1431
Australia
Western Australia, Swan River
Rapkin, J. (1851)
26 x 35

Fine map of the western region of Australia engraved by John Rapkin, for John Tallis's highly decorative "The Illustrated Atlas". The vignettes show; sheep shearing, Aboriginies, Perth from Mount Eliza, sheep herding and visiting ships. Single page map (no central fold). Original colour as published. Condition fine.
175.00 GBP









409 - 1432
Australia
Van Dieman's Island or Tasmania
Rapkin, J. (1851)
26 x 35

Fine map of the Island engraved by John Rapkin, for John Tallis's highly decorative "The Illustrated Atlas". The vignettes show; A view of Hobarton and a Thylacine. Single page map, (no central fold). Original colour as published. Condition fine.
175.00 GBP









409 - 1429
Australia
Victoria or Port Phillip
Rapkin, J. (1851)
34 x 26

Fine map of Victoria engraved by John Rapkin, for John Tallis's highly decorative "The Illustrated Atlas". The vignettes show; View of the River Glenelg, Wallabies, Aboriginal Australians, and Melbourne. Single page map (no central fold). Original colour as published. Condition fine.
140.00 GBP





1009 - 532



1009 - 532
Australia
Starling, T. (c. 1832)
15 x 9

Uncommon and finely engraved map of Australia and Van Dieman's Land (Tasmania) from The Royal Cabinet Atlas. Bright original colouring.
80.00 GBP




1005 - 409



1005 - 410
Australia
Johnston, A. K. (1873)
43 x 34

Fine and detailed map of Australia by Keith Johnston. Inset map of Tasmania. Original colour.
75.00 GBP




1005 - 411



1005 - 411
Australia
'South Australia, New South Wales, Victoria, and Queensland'
Johnston, A. K. (1873)
33 x 44

Fine and detailed map of the Eastern Australian region.
65.00 GBP








1203 - 899
Australia
Becker, F. (c. 1850)
25 x 21

Steel engraved map of the country published by the firm of F. P. Becker and co. Later colour
55.00 GBP









1107 - 765
Australia
Fenner, R. (1828)
15 x 12

Highly detailed steel engraved map of Australia by Robert Fenner for "Fenner's Pocket Atlas". The country is shown divided into New Holland and New South Wales. New Guinea charted as only a southern coastline and two indistinct areas of coast to the East. Later full wash colour
40.00 GBP









1206 - 953
Australia
'Van Diemen's Land'
Findlay (c. 1840)
19 x 25

Steel engraved map of what is now Tasmania by Findlay and published by Thomas Kelly. Later colour.
40.00 GBP









209 - 1001
Australia
'New South Wales'
Findlay, A. (c. 1838)
20 x 26

Steel engraved map showing the various states of New South Wales by Alexander Findlay. Later colour
45.00 GBP





1007 - 458



1107 - 772
Australia
'Colony of New South Wales'
Fenner, R. (1828)
15 x 12

Highly detailed steel engraved map of the Colony by Robert Fenner for "Fenner's Pocket Atlas". Later full wash colour
30.00 GBP





1005 - 409



1005 - 409
Australasia
'Oceania'
Johnston, A. K. (1873)
43 x 34

Pacific region comprising Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia. Finely executed map by Johnston detailing the European possessions in this vast area.
40.00 GBP








1107 - 766
Australasia
'Polynesia'
Fenner, R. (1828)
15 x 12

Highly detailed steel engraved map of the Western Pacific Area. Australia, New Zealand  and Japan are engraved with a small part of the coast of California. Later full wash colour
30.00 GBP