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Map of the world on Mercator's projection showing the discoveries at the North Pole and the new settlements in Australia, New Zealand &c
Bib ID 6775451
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline [cartographic image, sheet]
Online Versions
Edition Additions to 1854. 
Scale Scale approximately 1:30,000,000 ; Mercator projection (E 180°00'--W 180°00'/N 90°00'--S 90°00'). 
Description London : G.F. Cruchley, [1854] 
1 map on 2 sheets : hand coloured, dissected and mounted on linen ; 90.2 x 163.6 cm., sheets 99.1 x 86.4, in cover 34.5 x 22.5 cm 
Notes

World map showing tracks of famous explorers, including George Vancouver, La Perouse (Jean François de Galaup), Thomas Butler, John Biscoe, John Ross, James Weddell, and the three voyages of Captain James Cook (including the Resolution's return voyage under Charles Clerke and John Gore). Relief shown by hachures.

Includes text, "Table shewing how many miles answer to a degree of longitude at every degree of latitude", and "To measure distances"

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232525622

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Journeys -- Maps.  |  World maps.  |  North Pole -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.  |  Australasia -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1854 
Form/genre World maps.
Other authors/contributors Cruchley, G. F. (George Frederick)
Also Titled

World

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