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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Byron, John, 1723-1786; Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773
Date:
1773
Short Title:
[Landing party, Strait of Magellan]
Publisher:
W. Strahan and T. Cadell
London
Type:
View
Obj Height cm:
21
Obj Width cm:
40
Note:
Engraved b&w view showing Native Americans (some on horseback) and members of the British crew on shore. Two boats, each manned by one sailor, are in the surf. Smoke is billowing up at left and 2 ships are offshore.
Country:
Chile
Full Title:
[Captain John Byron and landing party in the Strait of Magellan. London: printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII). No. 23.
List No:
3403.004
Page No:
v. 1 (facing p. 27]
Series No:
5
Publication Author:
Byron, John, 1723-1786; Cook, James, 1728-1779; Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773
Pub Date:
1773
Pub Title:
An account of the voyages undertaken by the order of His present Majesty for making discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere, and successively performed by Commodore Byron, Captain Wallis, Captain Carteret, and Captain Cook, in the Dolphin, the Swallow, and the Endeavor. Drawn up from the journals which were kept by the several commanders, and from the papers of Joseph Banks, Esq; by John Hawkesworth, LL.D. In three volumes. Illustrated with cuts, and a great variety of charts and maps relative to countries now first discovered, or hitherto but imperfectly known. London: printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII.
Pub Reference:
Mitchell, 648
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
3403.000
Pub Type:
Exploration Book
Pub Maps:
13
Pub Height cm:
28
Pub Width cm:
24
Image No:
3403004
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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