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Views of the west coast of America [cartographic material] / Sparrow, sc
Bib ID 3536862
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Sparrow, Thomas, 1746?-1780?
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale not given. 
Description London : Alexr. Hogg, [1784-86] 
1 map ; 24 x 37 cm. 
Full contents
  • Views: View when Table Hill bore E b[y] N 1/2 N
  • View when Mount Edgecumbe bore NW b[y] N, 8 lea[gue]s dist.
  • View of the Entrance of Nootka Sound when the N. point of the Entrance bore E., dis. 4 miles
  • View of Mount Edgecumbe when the Cape bears N 1/2 W, 4 leas. distant
  • View when Mount St. Elias bore N.W. b W, 20 leagues
  • View of Kayes Island the S. End bearing W.S.W., 8 or 9 leags.
  • View of Kaye's Island bearing from S.W. b W to N.W. 1/2 distant from the nearest part, 3 1/2 leagues
  • View of Kaye's Island when the S. End bore N., 2 miles dist. ; NB.a, in the last three views, is the same island
  • View of the Land of Prince Williams Sound taken from the first anchoring to the northward of Cape Hinchingbrook.
 
Notes

Coastal views of the northwest coast of North America made by Captain James Cook in April & May 1778 aboard the H.M. Resolution. Relief is shown pictorially.

Imprint on map: London : Published as the Act directs by Alexr. Hogg at the Kings Arms, No. 16, Paternoster Row.

Map opposite p. 545 from: A new, authentic, and complete collection of voyages round the world : undertaken and performed by royal authority : containing a new, authentic, entertaining, instructive, full, and complete historical account of Captain Cook's first, second, third, and last voyages, undertaken by order of His present Majesty, for making new discoveries in geography, navigation, astronomy, &c. in the Southern and Northern Hemispheres, &c., &c., &c. : to which will be added, complete and genuine narratives of other voyages of discovery round the world, &c. / ... under the direction of G.W. Anderson. London : Alexr. Hogg, [1784-86].

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231273708

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Travel -- Alaska -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Alaska -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Alaska, Gulf of (Alaska) -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1778 
Form/genre Pictorial maps.
Other authors/contributors Hogg, Alexander, active 1779-1784  |  Anderson, George William. New, authentic, and complete collection of voyages round the world

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