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Carte des variations de la boussole et des vents généraux que l'on trouve dans les mers les plus frequentées [cartographic material] / dressée au Dépost des cartes de la marine pour le Service des vaisseaux du Roy, par ordre de M. le Duc de Choiseul, colonel général des Suisses et Grisons, Ministre de la guerre et de la marine, par le S. Bellin, ingenieur de la Marine, Censeur royal de l'Académie de marine, et de la Société Royale de Londres, 1765
Bib ID 3306502
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [ca. 1:36,000,000. At equator] 
Description [Paris? : Dép^ot gʹenʹeral de la marine, 1737-1807] 
1 map ; 53 x 84 cm. 
Notes

Map covering predominantly the Atlantic and Indian Oceans and adjacent coastlines. Australia shown as Terres Australes and Nouvelle Hollande with east coast unmapped. Relief shown pictorially.

Plate 5 from: Hydrographie francoise / J.N. Bellin & others. [Paris : Dʹep^ot gʹenʹeral de la marine, 1765].

Prime meridian: Paris.

On side margins of map: Echelle de lieues marines de France et d'Angleterre de vingt au degrʹe.

Includes "Remarques" and decorative cartouche.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231175187

In French.

Cited In

Phillips, 590.

Shirley, R. Maps in the atlases of the British Library, M.BELL-1a

Subjects Magnetic declination -- Atlantic Ocean -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Magnetic declination -- Indian Ocean -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Winds -- Atlantic Ocean -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Winds -- Indian Ocean -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Atlantic Ocean -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Indian Ocean -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1765 
Other authors/contributors Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772. Hydrographie francoise  |  France. Dʹep^ot gʹenʹeral de la marine

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