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Carte de la partie septentrionale et orientale de l'Asie, qui comprend la grande Tartarie, le Kamschatka et Jesso avec la mer glaciale et ses côtes / dressée en 1764 par Mr. *** ; Iaquier del. ; Chovin sculp
Bib ID 8069814
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline [cartographic image, sheet]
Author
Engel, Samuel, 1702-1784, cartographer
 
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Scale Scale approximately 1:15,000,000 (E 25°05ʹ--E 142°05ʹ/N 80°00ʹ--N 27°30ʹ). 
Description [Lausanne] : [Mr. ***], 1764 
1 map : colour ; 48.1 x 70.8 cm, on sheet 52.9 x 74.9 cm 
Partial contents
  • Insets: I. Parties septentrionale et occidentale de l'Amerique selon Acosta
  • II. La Nouvelle Grenade et la Californie
  • III. La région des Conibas & pays voisins selon Acosta
  • IV. Carte des éxtrêmités de la partie occidentale de la Californie, selon Acosta.
 
Notes

Map of the northern coast of Asia, from the Kola peninsula and Spitzbergen to Kamchatka and the Bering Strait, including parts of Alaska. The three smaller maps illustrate different configurations of California, showing rivers, seas, islands, and mountains. Relief shown pictorially.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1848052757

Subjects Asia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  East Asia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  California -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1764 
Form/genre Early maps.
Other authors/contributors Jaquier, active 1764-1765, cartographer  |  Chovin, Jacques-Antony, 1720-1776, engraver  |  Acosta, José de, 1540-1600, cartographer

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