Chart of the New Discoveries East of New Holland and New Guinea 1797.


Title:
Chart of the New Discoveries East of New Holland and New Guinea 1797.
Date:
C1797
Mapmaker:
Jedidiah Morse (1761-1826)
Image Size:
166mm x 244mm (6.54" x 9.61")
Condition:
Repaired tear left hand side sheet edge, otherwise in good condition, folds as issued.
Technique:
Copper engraving hand coloured
Price:

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$A 375
Stock Number:
AGAZ AM 001 (NIGLY) (C029)
Description:
Early map of the Pacific showing Australia and New Zealand according to Cook with numerous explorers tracks. Notes are those of Mendana 1595, Quiros 1605, Bougainville 1768, Survilles 1769.

From Morse, American Gazetteer
Biography:

Jedidiah Morse (1761-1826) 

Morse was a notable geographer who  strongly influenced the educational system of the United States. While teaching at a school for young women, he saw the need for a geography textbook oriented to the forming nation.  

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