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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:
Charts of the Sandwich Islands.
Publisher:
G.G. & J. Robinson.
London
Type:
Chart Map
Obj Height cm:
51
Obj Width cm:
41
Scale 1:
1,040,000
Note:
Engraved. Relief shown by hachures. Maps largely based on charts from the third voyage of Captain Cook. Scale of second chart is 1:2,000,000.
Reference:
P693.
Country:
United States
State/Province:
Hawaii
Full Title:
(Two charts). Chart of the Parts of the Sandwich Islands visted March 1786 by the Boussole and the Astrolabe, corrected by the Observations made on board the two ships. Chart of the Sandwich Islands .... Published as the Act directs Novr. 1st 1798, by G.G. & J. Robinson, Paternoster Row. S.J. Neele sculpt., Strand. No. 13.
List No:
0414.013
Page No:
13
Series No:
17
Engraver or Printer:
Neele, S.J., sculpt.
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:
0414013
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2009
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