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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 Necker Island.
Publisher:
G.G. & J. Robinson.
London
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
40
Obj Width cm:
50
Scale 1:
18,500,000
Note:
Engraved. Inset of plan and various views of Necker Island. Meridian Paris.
Reference:
P693.
Country:
United States
State/Province:
Hawaii
Region:
Necker Island
Full Title:
Chart of Necker Island in 23 degrees 34 minutes of Latitude N. & 168 degrees 10 minutes Longitude West of Paris and of the Basse des Fregates Francaises of French Frigate Schoal in 23 degrees 45 minutes of Latitude N. & 168 degrees 10 minutes of Longitude, Discovered in Novermber 1786. Published as the Act directs Novr. 1st 1798, by G.G. & J. Robinson, Paternoster Row, London. Neele, sculpt., Strand. No. 38.
List No:
0414.038
Page No:
38
Series No:
42
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:
0414038
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2009
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