"A View in Christmas Sound, Tierra del Fuego", Hogg, Alexander
Subject: South America - Southern
Period: 1784 (published)
Publication: A New Authentic and Complete Collection of Voyages Round the World
Color: Black & White
13.7 x 8.2 inches
34.8 x 20.8 cm
The copper engravings from A New, Authentic and Complete Collection of Voyages Round the World…Complete Historical Account of Captain Cook's First, Second, Third and Last Voyages… Edited by George William Anderson and published by Alexander Hogg in London, 1784-86. Cook's discoveries in the Pacific formulate the final chapter in 18th Century exploration. These engravings provide a delightful view of the discoveries, people and customs of the Pacific region.
Shows the vastness of the region with its mountains and islands. Ship in distance.