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Title
Chart of the world on Mercators projection :  exhibiting all the new discoveries to the present time, with the tracks of the most distinguished navigators since the year 1700 carefully collected from the best charts, maps, voyages, &c. extant and regulated from the accurate astronomical observations made in three voyages performed under the command of Captn. James Cook in the years 1768, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79 & 80   / compiled and published by A. Arrowsmith, geographer; by permission of Simon McTavish Esq[r] is correctly delineated the discoveries of M[r] M[c]Kenzie laid down from his original journal in the year 1789.
Scale
[ca. 1:20,000,000]
Name/Creator
Arrowsmith, Aaron, 1750-1823, creator
McTavish, Simon, 1750-1804
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Harvard Geospatial Library georeferenced image]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.gisdata:011540136 
Digital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Map Coll (Pusey)
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
A. Arrowsmith
Language
English
Description
1 map on 7 sheets : hand col. ; 74 x 61 cm. or smaller + 1 accompanying sheet.
Form/Genre
cartographic

map
Subject
Mackenzie, Alexander , 1764-1820 ;  World maps -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800 ;  Cook, James , 1728-1779 ;  Discoveries in geography -- 18th century

Category
Voyages of James Cook, 1768-1779

Maps

Cook, James, 1728-1779

Note
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.

Accompanying sheet shows scales.

Includes explanatory notes about explorer's on map.

2 panels printed on 1 sheet.

Also available online.