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Antique 1773 Chart Map Hms Dolphin South America Port Famine Fortescue Bay

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Seller: totherafters (16,888) 100%, Location: Macon, Georgia, Ships to: US & many other countries, Item: 111749633304 Please scroll down under this description for additional views. Four copper plate engraved charts on one sheet, "Chart of Port Famine, Wood's Bay, Port Gallant and Fortescue Bay, Cordes's Bay and Harbour" book chart from AN ACCOUNT OF A VOYAGE ROUND THE WORLD, IN THE YEARS MDCCLXIV, MDCCLXV AND MDCCLXVI BY THE HONOURABLE COMMODORE BYRON, IN HIS MAJESTY'S SHIP THE DOLPHIN first section of Volume I of "An account of the voyages undertaken by the order of His present Majesty for making discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere, and successively performed by Commodore Byron, Captain Wallis, Captain Carteret, and Captain Cook, in the Dolphin, the Swallow, and the Endeavor" published by John Hawkesworth in London 1773. The sheet measures 17 3/4" by 10 7/8", plate measures 9 1/4" by 15 3/4". The paper is age-toned. The fold lines are from the way it was folded into the book and there are some faint "ghost" transfers of printing on the paper as a result. The far right end has some slight tears and the top edge is cut unevenly. This and other maps were removed from an incomplete copy of Volume I. In poor condition, without front and back boards- just a partial leather spine split into two sections- missing some of the text and maps from the middle. After consideration of the overall condition of the book, we decided to sell the charts individually for framing or study. It will be shipped in protective packaging. We are happy to combine shipping for any or all. About Our Auctions Please email with any questions about the item or payment method- we will try to be as prompt as possible with a reply. We are happy to combine wins in one package when we can. We usually ship through the US Post Office, large items through Fedex or UPS. We aim to ship items within 24 hours of payment. We have no control over the time it takes for your item to arrive so please don't blame us for postal delays. We try to recycle boxes and packing material whenever we can in an effort to be green. The shipping price shown includes $1.00 for handling. Items CANNOT be picked up in person unless it is stated in the auction. We highly recommend shipping insurance, without it loss or damage cannot be resolved. About International Payments- .1st class International does not offer tracking information and is at bidders risk. If you want priority International please request it at end of auction. Import duties, taxes and charges are not included in the item price or shipping charges. These charges are the buyer’s responsibility. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as ‘gifts’ - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. Payments due 7 days after close of auction. We reserve the right to cancel bids. Attention Georgia Residents Only! We DO collect and pay sales tax. Georgia auction winners will have sales tax automatically added to the invoice. If you are tax exempt, you must send a completed tax exempt form with payment About Return Policy We try very hard to supply ample photographs & accurate descriptions. On the rare chance that we miss a flaw, the buyer may return item for a full refund if they contact us within 3 days of receiving their item. Returns accepted ONLY if the item is misrepresented. Your bid is a contract! And Last We play well with others, try to be respectful and understanding of exceptions and expect the same treatment. Thank you for looking- you never know what we'll find so please check back again. Click Here To See More Of Our Ebay Auctions Condition: PLEASE SEE THE WRITTEN DESCRIPTION AND ADDITIONAL PHOTOS UNDERNEATH., Type: Map, Maker: JOHN BYRON, Original/Reproduction: Original

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