Chart comprizing Greenland with the countries and islands about Baffins Bay and part of Hudsons Bay.
Robt. Sayer & J. Bennett,
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"Publish'd according to act of Parliament, 10 June 1775, by Robt. Sayers & J. Bennett, No. 53 in Fleet Street."
Chart containing part of the Icy Sea with the adjacent coast of Asia and America -- Chart comprizing Greenland with the countries and islands about Baffins Bay and part of Hudsons Bay -- Chart containing the coasts of California, New Albion, and Russian discoveries to the north ... -- North America and the West Indies, with the opposite coasts of Europe and Africa -- Chart containing the greater part of the South Sea to the south of the line, with the islands dispersed thro' the same -- South America with the adjacent islands in the Southern Ocean and South Sea.
Includes text, historical and geographical notes, ill. of ships, and tables of comparative astronomical observations.
Individual sheets marked I-VI below neat line at right.
Possibly from Thomas Jefferys' American atlas.
Prime meridian: London and Ferro.
Relief shown pictorially.
Sheets pasted together to make 3 maps. Sheets measure 55 x 116.5 cm. or smaller. Cross Collection nos. 67 and 136.
Shows nautical exploration routes.
Title from sheets 1 and 2.
1 map on 6 sheets : hand col. ; 41.1 x 109.8 cm. or smaller.
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