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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:
Port des Francais.
Publisher:
G.G. & J. Robinson.
London
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
39
Obj Width cm:
50
Scale 1:
50,600
Note:
Engraved. Relief shown by hachures. Soundings, vegetation, lakes, marshes, and rocks shown. Likely location is Glacier Bay.
Reference:
P693.
Country:
United States
State/Province:
Alaska
Region:
Glacier Bay
Full Title:
Plan of the Port des Francais on the North West Coast of America in 58 degrees 37 minutes Latitude North and 139 degrees 50 minutes of Longitude West, Discovered nd. July 1786, by the Boussole & Astrolabe. Published as the Act directs Novr. 1st 1798, by G.G. & J. Robinson, Paternoster Row, London. Neele, sculpt., 352 Strand. No. 19.
List No:
0414.019
Page No:
19
Series No:
23
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:
0414019
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2009
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Plan of the Port des Francais on the North West Coast of America in 58 degrees 37 mi…