A New Chart of the South Pacific Ocean Including Australia, The East India Islands, Polynesia and Western Coast of South America
James Irmay & Son, 1849

Chart shows many tracks of unknown vessels as well as the “great circle tracks.” Many island groups are shown, though a printed note warns that their positions are “based on uncertain authority.”

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Last modified: February 22, 2018