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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: 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: 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: 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
Cartographer: Justus Perthes
Title: : [Challenger Expedition]
Date: 1874      Size: 12 x 10 inches
Published: Gotha
Description: Two maps on one sheet showing the route of the Challenger Expedition around the South Pole as well as detail on Macdonald and Heard Islands. Printed colour.
Map Ref: POLAR351
Cartographer: ALFSEA
Title: : South Polar Regions
Date: c. 1880      Size: 9 x 7 inches
Published: Leipzig
Description: Interesting late 19th century map showing the latest explorations in the South Pole. A key on the right lists the explorations up to the route of George Nares in the Challenger Expedtion in 1874. Printed colour.
Map Ref: POLAR463
Cartographer: Augustus Petermann
Title: : Sud-Polar Karte
Date: 1889      Size: 16 x 14 inches
Published: Gotha
Description: Map showing the South Pole at the dawn of the Heroic Age with numerous insets in printed colour.
Map Ref: POLAR362