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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
La Perouse, Jean-Francois de Galaup, comte de, 1741-1788
Date:
1799
Short Title:
Chart of the Archipelago of Navigators (Samoa)
Publisher:
G.G. & J. Robinson.
London
Type:
Chart Map
Obj Height cm:
41
Obj Width cm:
51
Scale 1:
880,000
Note:
Engraved. Inset table of latitudes and longitudes, extract from the charts to Mr. de Bougainville's voyage in 1768, and eleven views of islands.
Reference:
P693.
Country:
American Samoa; Samoa
Full Title:
Chart of the Archipelago of Navigators (Samoa), Discovered by Mr. de Bougainville in May 1768, and Explored by the Boussole & the Astrolabe in December 1787. Published as the Act directs Novr. 1st 1798, by G.G. & J. Robinson, Paternoster Row. Neele Sculpt., Strand. No. 64.
List No:
0414.064
Page No:
64
Series No:
68
Engraver or Printer:
Neele, sculp.
Publication Author:
La Perouse, Jean-Francois de Galaup, comte de, 1741-1788
Pub Date:
1799
Pub Title:
Charts And Plates To La Perouse's Voyage. Published as the Act directs Novr. 1st 1798, by G.G. & J. Robinson, Pater-noster Row. (title page only) J.M. Moreau Junr. delt. Heath Sculpt.
Pub Reference:
P693.
Pub Note:
1st English edition. The large foldout map of the world is hand painted with outline color; all other maps are without color.
Pub List No:
0414.000
Pub Type:
Exploration Book
Pub Height cm:
44
Pub Width cm:
29
Image No:
0414064
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2009
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