"Carte des Isles Sandwich", Bonne, Rigobert
Period: 1780 (circa)
Color: Black & White
13.5 x 9 inches
34.3 x 22.9 cm
A very attractive copper engraved chart of the islands with a large inset ‘Plan de la Baye de Karakakooa’. Cook's tracks through the island chain in 1778 and again in 1779 are traced. The chart incorporates a nice large compass rose.
A bit of light offsetting along the fold, else fine.