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An early map of New Zealand from Betts's Family Atlas

Estimate: $250


Lot Description

An early map of New Zealand from Betts's Family Atlas, [John Betts active 1844-1863], the islands labelled New Ulster, New Munster and New Leinster, a nomenclature that coincided with the Irish immigration following the Potato Famine. Foveaux Strait given the alternative name of 'Favourite Strait'. 390 x 310mm.