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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Bligh, William, 1754-1817; Cook, James, 1728-1779
Date:
1785
Short Title:
Van Diemen's Land.
Publisher:
G. Nicol and T. Cadell
London
Type:
Book Map; Chart Map
Obj Height cm:
23
Obj Width cm:
36
Scale 1:
740,000
Note:
Engraved nautical chart. Relief shown pictorially; depths shown by soundings. "5". Includes 3 coastal views.
Reference:
David, A. The charts and coastal views of Captain Cook's voyages, 3.25A; Mitchell, 1714.
Country:
Australia
Region:
Tasmania
Full Title:
Chart of Van Diemen's Land. Harmar script. (By William Bligh. London, G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785)
List No:
3405.004
Page No:
v. 1 (facing p. 91)
Series No:
6
Engraver or Printer:
Harmer, Thomas
Publication Author:
Cook, James, 1728-1779; King, James
Pub Date:
1785
Pub Title:
Voyage to the Pacific Ocean, undertaken by the Command of His Majesty, for making discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere. Performed under the direction of Captains Cook, Clerke and Gore, in His Majesty's ships the Resolution and Discovery , in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1780. In three volumes. Vol. I. and II. written by Captain James Cook, F.R.S. Vol. III. by Captain James King, LL.D. and F.R.S. ... The second edition. (with Atlas) London: Printed by H. Hughs, For G. Nicol, Bookseller to his Majesty, in the Strand; and T. Cadell, in the Strand. M.DCC.LXXXV.
Pub Reference:
Mitchell, 1552.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
3405.000
Pub Type:
Exploration Book
Pub Maps:
13
Pub Height cm:
28
Pub Width cm:
23
Image No:
3405004
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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