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Discoveries Capts. Ross, Parry & Franklin in the Arctic Regions

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David Rumsey Map Collection,

DESCRIZIONE

"Engraved print in black with hand-colored highlighing along coast lines and expedition routes. With 4 vignettes ""View of Coppermine River, View of Scoresby's Sd., Burnets inlet Barrows Strait, and Iceberg in Baffins Bay."" The atlas is the second edition and includes the extra map of the Arctic and two extra maps of Australia. The text adds a section on Voyages of Discovery. Two additional maps are laid in, one of South America, the other of Mexico. Each map has a small vignette illustrating a subject related to the map. Half leather paper-covered boards with label pasted on front printed with title. Prime meridian is Greenwich. Relief shown by hachures. This is the second edition and includes the extra map of the Arctic and two extra maps of Australia. The text adds a section on Voyages of Discovery. Two additional maps are laid in, one of South America, the other of Mexico. Half leather paper-covered boards with label pasted on front printed with title."

DETTAGLI

LICENZA : Tutti i diritti riservati
ARGOMENTI : # in Scienze umane / Storia / Storia: specifici eventi e argomenti / Geografia storica /
Tempo libero / Viaggi / Carte e atlanti geografici
TAG : tag: Classical
FONTE : John Thomson. Edinburgh