Rapkin, John, fl 1845-1852 :New Zealand [map]. Drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin; illustrations by H. Warren & engraved by J.B. Allen.

Rapkin, John, fl 1845-1852 :New Zealand [map]. Drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin; illustrations by H. Warren & engraved by J.B. Allen.
Date
1852
By
Rapkin, John, active 1845-1852; Allen, James Baylie, 1803-1876; John Tallis & Company; Warren, Henry, active 1851-1852
Ref
MapColl-830a/[ca.1852]/Acc.296
Description

Shows New Zealand with islands named "New Ulster or North Island", "New Munster or Middle Island", "New Leinster or Stewart Island or South Island".

Also includes illustrations of "Auckland", "Mount Egmont from New Plymouth", Maori figure, and "Wellington".

Extended Title - (London & New York: John Tallis & Co., ca.1852)

See also black & white copy held in "The British Colonies; their history, extent, condition, and resources" by R. Montgomery Martin, vol. III, p.109. (London & New York: London Printing & Publishing Co., 1849-53?). Held NZ & P Collection, P q914.2 MAR. This is probably the first appearance of the map.

See also "The illustrated atlas and modern history of the world..." Edited by R. Montgomery Martin. The maps drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin. (London: John Tallis, 1851). Held Cartographic Collection, MapColl -q100a/1851/Acc.348. NB: this copy of the atlas contains only 13 of the original 81 maps, and does not include the map of New Zealand.

Quantity: 1 map(s).

Physical Description: Engraving, coloured, linen-backed. 38 x 26 cm.

Additional description

Alternative form available: Colour Transparency available in Cartographic Collection, filed in classified order.

Use/Reproduction
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Access restrictions
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Format
1 map(s), Engravings, Maps, Engraving, coloured, linen-backed. 38 x 26 cm.
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