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Cartographer: Matthias Quad
Title: : Chica sive Patagonica et Avstralis Terra
Date: 1611      Size: 12 x 9 inches
Published: Heidelberg
Description: Terra Australis. Early map showing the "Southern Continent" and Magellan Straits.
Map Ref: POLAR137
Cartographer: Muller
Title: : [Antarctica]
Date: 1692      Size: 3 x 6 inches
Published: Ulm
Description: South Pole with German text below giving details of explorations. Coloured.
Map Ref: POLAR118
Cartographer: C. & J. Weigel
Title: : Facies Poli Antarctici
Date: c. 1720      Size: 14 x 12 inches
Published: Nuremberg
Description: South Pole showing Terra Ingognita. Original colour.
Map Ref: POLAR123
Cartographer: Henri du Sauzet
Title: : Terres Antarctiques
Date: 1734      Size: 10 x 7 inches
Published: Paris
Description: South Pole. Geographically based on Jansson's Heirs map but corrected. Coloured.
Map Ref: POLAR57
Cartographer: Philippe Buache
Title: : Carte des Environs du Pole Austral
Date: 1757      Size: 9 x 8 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Buache's important map of the South Pole showing two distinct landmasses under the ice cap with the latest geographical information.
Map Ref: POLAR339
Cartographer: Gentlemen's Magazine
Title: : Chart of the Antarctic Polar Circle
Date: 1763      Size: 9 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Influential map of the Antarctic with New Zealand adjoining. Information provided is according to the new hypothesis of M. Buache.
Map Ref: POLAR314
Cartographer: Rigobert Bonne
Title: : Mappe-Monde sur le Plan de L'Equateur, Hemispere Meridional
Date: c. 1780      Size: 14 x 9 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Southern Hemisphere. Map centring on the South Pole with Australia, Southern Africa and South America. Coloured.
Map Ref: POLAR217
Cartographer: Jacques Benard
Title: : Carte de L'Hemisphere Austral
Date: c. 1790      Size: 22 x 22 inches
Published: Paris
Description: South Pole showing the routes of Captain Cook and other explorers. Coloured.
Map Ref: POLAR199
Cartographer: James Cook
Title: : [Van Kerguelens Land]
Date: 1794      Size: 11 x 10 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Van Kerguelens Island. Chart of part of the island. Inset Prince Edwards Island. Coloured.
Map Ref: POLAR198
Cartographer: Laurie & Whittle
Title: : South Pole
Date: 1801      Size: 9 x 11 inches
Published: London
Description: Map of the South Pole marking Cook's voyages. Including the voyage of 1773, in which Cook and his crew became the first explorers to cross the Antarctic Circle. Original colour.
Map Ref: POLAR407
Cartographer: SDUK
Title: : [Antarctica]
Date: 1831      Size: 12 x 12 inches
Published: London
Description: A map of the South Pole, before the great age of exploration, when little of the continent was known. Original colour.
Map Ref: POLAR394
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Part of the Southern Hemisphere, Shewing Recent Discoveries
Date: 1833      Size: 11 x 11 inches
Published: London
Description: Southern hemisphere polar regions showing recent discoveries including tracks of Cook and Biscoe.
Map Ref: POLAR154
Cartographer: Joseph Meyer
Title: : Neueste Karte vom Sud-Pol
Date: 1853      Size: 15 x 12 inches
Published: Hildburghausen
Description: Antarctica, illustrating the discoveries and explorations of the continent, from Cook in 1773 to Wilkes in 1840. Much of the coastline is still conjecture. Original colour.
Map Ref: POLAR364
Cartographer: J.H. Colton
Title: : Southern Regions
Date: 1855      Size: 13 x 16 inches
Published: New York
Description: South Pole and the Antarctic. Elegant map with decorative border.
Map Ref: POLAR256
Cartographer: Justus Perthes
Title: : Arktischen & Antarktischen Regionen
Date: 1865      Size: 10 x 21 inches
Published: Gotha
Description: Two hemispheres on a polar projection showing thermal currents. Printed colour.
Map Ref: POLAR417
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : The South-Polar Regions
Date: 1869      Size: 10 x 10 inches
Published: London
Description: Map to Illustrate the Paper by Staff Commander J. E. Davis. Shows major voyages and discoveries in South Polar Region at this time. Original printed colour.
Map Ref: POLAR263