Auction 99, Lot 140

"Chart of the Northwest Coast of America, Explored by the Boussole and Astrolabe in 1786", La Perouse, Comte Jean F. Galoup, de

Subject: Western Canada

Period: 1798 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
19.2 x 14.1 inches
48.8 x 35.8 cm

Chart covers the coastline from Mount St. Elias to Bay de Clonard. Plotted courses for the ships and soundings along the coast as well as capes, bays, harbors & settlements. From the English edition, published by G.G. and J. Robinson.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for: $70

Closed on 6/12/2002

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