"A General Chart of the World on Mercator's Projection exhibiting all the New Discoveries and the Tracks, of the different Circum-Navigators", Longman Co.
Period: 1808 (dated)
Publication: Atlas to Cruttwell's Gazetteer
Color: Hand Color
17.5 x 13.3 inches
44.5 x 33.8 cm
Well-engraved map detailing the tracks of numerous explorers. Good detail of islands in the Pacific, the east coast of Australia and of New Zealand. No sign of Antarctica except for Sandwich Land at the 60th Parallel. Countries are named and major cities located. California is labeled New Albion. Fleur-de-lys and fancy titling.
Good color and impression, full margins. Light scattered foxing.