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Map of the world on a globular projection [cartographic material] : exhibiting particularly the nautical researches of Capn. James Cook, F.R.S. with all the recent discoveries to the present time / carefully drawn by A. Arrowsmith ; the plan work engraved by T. Foot ; the writing by Wigzell & Mozeen ; I. Puke sculpt
Bib ID 238972
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Arrowsmith, A. (Aaron), 1750-1823
 
Online Versions
Edition Additions to 1799. 
Scale Scale [ca.1:15 000 000]. 
Description London : Published as the Act directs Jany. 1st 1794, by A. Arrowsmith No. 24 Rathbone Place, 1799 
1 map : col., dissected and mounted on linen ; 2 hemispheres each 92 cm. in diam., on sheet 101.3 x 189.5 cm., folded to 25.5 x 31.5 cm. 
Notes

Double hemispherical map of the world showing the routes of Cook's expeditions and discoveries of earlier explorers. Relief shown by hachures.

Dedication: This map is respectfully dedicated to Alexander Dalrymple esqr. F.R.S. in testimony of his many new and valuable geographical communications to his most obedient and very humble servant A. Arrowsmith.

Housed in slipcase.

Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.map-rm1937

Subjects Cook, James, - 1728-1779 - Journeys.  |  World maps - Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1799 
Other authors/contributors Dalrymple, Alexander, 1737-1808  |  Foot, T. (Thomas)  |  Puke, I  |  Wigzell & Mozeen

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