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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Cook, James, 1728-1779
Date:
1777
Short Title:
S. extremity of America.
Publisher:
W. Strahan and T. Cadell
London
Type:
Book Map; Chart Map
Obj Height cm:
44
Obj Width cm:
51
Scale 1:
4,500,000
Note:
Engraved nautical chart showing coastal outlines. Depths shown by soundings. Covers Patagonia, Tierra del Fuego and the Falkland Islands. Scale of inset (ca. 1:162,000).
Reference:
David, A. The charts and coastal views of Captain Cook's voyages, 2.239A; Mitchell, 1336.
Country:
Argentina; Chile
Region:
Patagonia (Argentina and Chile); Tierra del Fuego (Argentina and Chile)
Full Title:
A chart of the southern extremity of America 1775. (with) Part of Staten Land. No. II. Published Febry. 1st, 1777 by Wm. Strahan in New Street, Shoe Lane & Thos. Cadell in the Strand, London.
List No:
3404.062
Page No:
v. 2 (facing p. 198)
Series No:
63
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:
3404062
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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A chart of the southern extremity of America 1775. (with) Part of Staten Land. No.…