Terra Australis – Rare Books on European Exploration in the Pacific

Otto von. Entdeckungs-Reise in die Süd-See und nach der Berings-Strasse zur Erforschung einer nordöstlichen Durchfahrt - 5

The Mayfair Book Auctions event on 16th July 2020 provides a superb opportunity for those with an enthusiasm for voyages & exploration. Comprised of 75 Lots, this rare book auction features some of the most important works relating to exploration in the Pacific, touching also upon the Americas and Polar navigation.

The rare books and related objects featured in this auction come from an important private collection, put together by a collector with both a passion for Pacific exploration and an eye to condition, often featuring superior examples of key works in this area.