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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Cook, James, 1728-1779
Date:
1777
Short Title:
Easter Island.
Publisher:
W. Strahan and T. Cadell
London
Type:
Book Map; Chart Map
Obj Height cm:
22
Obj Width cm:
20
Scale 1:
127,000
Note:
Engraved nautical chart. Relief shown by hachures; depths by soundings. Coordinates given below title.
Reference:
David, A. The charts and coastal views of Captain Cook's voyages, 2.128A; Mitchell, 1336.
Country:
Chile
Region:
Easter Island
Full Title:
Easter Island. W. Whitchurch sculpt., 1776. Published Febry. 1st, 1777 by Wm. Strahan in New Street, Shoe Lane & Thos. Cadell in the Strand, London. No. IX.
List No:
3404.025
Page No:
v. 1 (facing p. 277)
Series No:
26
Engraver or Printer:
Whitchurch, William
Publication Author:
Cook, James, 1728-1779
Pub Date:
1777
Pub Title:
A voyage towards the South Pole, and round the World. Performed in His Majesty's ships the Resolution and Adventure, in the years 1772, 1773, 1774, and 1775. Written by James Cook, Commander of the Resolution ... In two volumes illustrated with maps and charts ... The second edition. London: Printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell in the Strand. MDCCLXXVII.
Pub Reference:
Mitchell 1217.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
3404.000
Pub Type:
Exploration Book
Pub Maps:
15
Pub Height cm:
30
Pub Width cm:
24
Image No:
3404025
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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Easter Island. W. Whitchurch sculpt., 1776. Published Febry. 1st, 1777 by Wm. Stra…