"Partie Septentrionale de l'Ocean Pacifique…", Poirson, Jean Baptiste
Subject: North Pacific
Period: 1790 (circa)
Publication: Atlas France
Color: Hand Color
18.2 x 13.7 inches
46.2 x 34.8 cm
Attractive map showing the coastlines of the North Pacific. It covers the western coast of North America from California to Alaska, and the east coast of Asia from Tartary to Korea, including Japan and the Sandwich Islands (Hawaii). It also depicts the Arctic discoveries of Mackenzie (1789). The tracks of La Perouse and Captain Cook are shown.
A few light spots on centerfold.