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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:
Pacific Ocean between California and the Philippine Islands.
Publisher:
G.G. & J. Robinson.
London
Type:
Chart Map
Obj Height cm:
37
Obj Width cm:
50
Scale 1:
25,400,000
Note:
Engraved.
Reference:
P693.
World Area:
Pacific
Full Title:
(Two charts on one sheet). Part of the Pacific Ocean between California and the Philippine Islands. (Part 1) From the Spanish Chart found on Board the Galleon taken by Admiral Anson, in 1743, which Exhibits the State of Geographical Knowledge of that Period & the Tracks usually Followed by the Galleons, in their Voyage between Manilla and Acapulco. (Part 2) From the Spanish Chart shown to La Perouse at Monterey, on which he had Marked his Course & the Islands he had seen with Notes on those which he could not find. Published as the Act directs Novr. 1st ,1798, by G.G. & J. Robinson, Pater-noster Row. Neele Sculpt., Strand. No. 67.
List No:
0414.067
Page No:
67
Series No:
71
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:
0414067
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2009
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(Two charts on one sheet). Part of the Pacific Ocean between California and the Phi…