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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Thomson, John
Date:
1817
Short Title:
Pacific islands.
Publisher:
John Cumming
Dublin
Publisher:
John Thomson
Edinburgh
Publisher:
Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy
London
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
50
Obj Width cm:
60
Scale 1:
16,000,000
Note:
Engraved map with 4 insets. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures.
Reference:
Tooley, R.V. Mapping of Australia and Antarctica (2nd ed.), p. 157, 1258.
World Area:
Pacific
State/Province:
Hawaii
Region:
Hawaii Island (Hawaii); Tahiti
Full Title:
Map of the islands in the Pacific Ocean. (with) Owhyhee. (with) Karakakooa Bay, Owhyhee. (with) Otaheite. (with) Matavia Bay, Otaheite. Neele sculp., 352 Strand. Drawn & engraved for Thomson's New general atlas, 1817.
List No:
1007.078
Page No:
No. 72
Series No:
82
Engraver or Printer:
Neele, Samuel John, 1758-1824
Publication Author:
Thomson, John
Pub Date:
1817
Pub Title:
A new general atlas, consisting of a series of geographical designs, on various projections, exhibiting the form and component parts of the globe; and a collection of maps and charts, delineating the natural and political divisions of the empires, kingdoms, and states in the World. Constructed from the best systematic works, and the most authentic voyages and travels. With a memoir of the progress of geography, a summary of physical geography, and a consulting index to facilitate the finding out of places. Edinburgh: Printed by George Ramsay and Company, for John Thomson and Company, Edinburgh; Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, London; and John Cumming, Dublin. 1817.
Pub Reference:
P731; Newberry Library: Ayer 135 T4 1817.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
1007.000
Pub Type:
World Atlas
Pub Maps:
84
Pub Height cm:
55
Pub Width cm:
45
Image No:
1007078
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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