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The great Pacific Ocean [cartographic material] / Joseph Banks ; Bayly sculp
Bib ID 2930503
Format MapMap
Author
Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820
 
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Scale Scale [ca. 1:90 000 000] 
Description [Melbourne : Hill House Publishers, 1990] 
2 maps on 1 sheet ; 7.4 x 26.0 cm. and 14.6 cm. diam., plate 27.6 x 34.1 cm., sheet 56.0 x 39.7 cm. + 1 sheet of notes. 
Notes

"This copy of the Banks copperplate map, is ... an authentic strike, made under exclusive licence from the British Museum (Natural History), from the original copperplate held in the Museum's Botany Library ... Each strike has been made by Master Printer M. Szczepanski on French Velin Arches 160 gsm white (warm) rag paper " -- Notes, British Museum (Nat. Hist.) 1999.

Limited ed. of 500 copies.

Hemispherical map of South Pole suspended below rectangular map of Pacific Ocean.

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Subjects Pacific Ocean -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  South Pacific Ocean -- Maps -- Early works to1800.
Time Coverage 1770 
Other authors/contributors Bayly, John, active 1755-1794
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Banks copperplate map of "The great Pacific Ocean"

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