Australasian and Polynesian Ports
445mm x 655mm (17.52" x 25.79")
Manuscript added outline to Cape York, spotting to lower margin, otherwise in good condition with centre fold as issued.
Colour printed engraving.
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PMMA AM GEN 015 (KNITGY) (R001)
Very detailed map of the Australia and the western Pacific, showing sea routes to all the major sea ports. Insets of Perth and Wellington.
George Phillip II was the son of George Philip (1799-1882) who was a London geographical publisher, globe maker, and founder of the firm George Philip & Son. He started business in 1834 in Liverpool and from about 1848 he traded as "George Philip & Son" with his son and successor Philip retired 1 July 1879 and the business was coninued by his son and his nephew.