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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Bligh, William, 1754-1817; Cook, James, 1728-1779; Webber, John, 1751-1793
Date:
1785
Short Title:
Views coast Kamtschatka.
Publisher:
G. Nicol and T. Cadell
London
Type:
Chart Map; View
Obj Height cm:
24
Obj Width cm:
39
Scale 1:
None shown
Note:
Three engraved coastal views on 1 sheet. Contents: Entrance of Awatska. Wm. Bligh del. -- Entrance of Awatska Bay -- View in the entrance of Awatska Bay when the light-house on North Head bore S.E. b S. distant 2 miles. J.W. delt. "85."
Reference:
David, A. The charts and coastal views of Captain Cook's voyages, 3.176A.
Country:
Russia
Region:
Avacha Bay (Russia)
Full Title:
Views on the coast of Kamtschatka. (Engraved after Webber and Bligh. London, G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785)
List No:
3405.021
Page No:
v. 3 (facing p. 312)
Series No:
23
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:
3405021
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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