"Behring's Strait", Luffman, John
Subject: North Pacific, Alaska
Period: 1802 (dated)
Publication: Luffman's Select Plans
Color: Hand Color
5 x 6 inches
12.7 x 15.2 cm
Nice little map of the strait separating Asia and Alaska has good detail derived from the recent explorations in the area. John Luffman was an engraver, publisher and goldsmith who worked in London from about 1776 until 1820. He published a number of separate maps as well as atlases such as his Select Plans.
Some soil in blank margins.