Detailed cartography of Australia begins with a captain James Cook surveys, we present two of his map - a map of New Zealand and famous map of Cook Strait - passage between the northern and southern islands. Interesting map of Australia includes the Asian islands and in which Australia has been named as a New Holland.
1773 Chart of New Zealand (Cook)
English. Highly accurate map of the coast, reefs, shoals and islands. A description of tides in the channel between N and S Islands.
1773 Chart of Cook´s Strait (Cook)
English. The first detailed map of the famous Cook Strait. Detailed depths at the anchorages..
1814 Asiatic Islands
English. Australia and New Holland. Completely unexplored inland. Coast of Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, the Philippines explored in detail.
1834 Van Diemens Land (Tasmanija)
English. Division into 10 provinces. First road link from Launcestn at SE, up to town Circular head at NW.
English. Indication of all 96 counties in three provinces. Illustration: panoramic Sydney, kangaroos, Aborigines, endemic parrots, Cockatoo.
Three giant maps, two general and one detailed plan, which presents the largest archipelags in the Pacific Ocean.
English. Islands in Pacific. Detailed maps: the island of Tahiti and Matavia Bay, Island Hawai and bay Karakakooa.
English. Precise indication of the colonies by European countries. Very detailed maps of the New Zealand, west Australia, Tasmania.