Falkland Islands Hawkins Maidenland 1773 Capt. Cook Hawkesworth map So. AmericaBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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A Chart of Hawkin's Maidenland, Discovered by Sir Richard Hawkins in 1574 and Falkland Sound, so called by Captain John Strong of the Farewell from London who Sailed through it in 1689.
(South American, Hawkin's Maidenland, Falkland Islands).
Issued 1773, London by Hawkesworth. Engraved by Isaac Noual.
Detailed 18th century engraved map. Displays the tracks of Cook's ship.
Light uniform paper age toning, original fold lines, remaining clean - a pleasing and well preserved visual example.
Sheet measures c. 11" H x 15 5/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 8 7/8" H x 11 3/4" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 1.