"A Map of the Icy Sea in which the several Communications with the Land Waters and other new Discoveries are exhibited",
Subject: North Pole
Period: 1760 (published)
Publication: Gentleman's Magazine
Color: Black & White
8 x 8 inches
20.3 x 20.3 cm
The 'Icy Great North Sea' includes the course from Portugal to Japan of the imaginary NORTHWEST PASSAGE. Highly distorted land masses, including a huge single island where the Aleutians are today - noted as being discovered in 1753. A fascinating little map. Ref: Jolly #GENT-141.