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Awatska Bay. Bligh, William, 1754-1817; Cook, James, 1728-1779, 1785

Awatska Bay. / Bligh, William, 1754-1817; Cook, James, 1728-1779 / 1785
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Full Title: Plan of the Bay of Awatska on the east coast of Kamtschatka. (with) Plan of the harbour of St. Peter and St. Paul, surveyed by William Bligh, master of the Resolution. (Engraved by) W. H(arrison. London, G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785)

Author: Bligh, William, 1754-1817; Cook, James, 1728-1779

Date: 1785

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Author: Bligh, William, 1754-1817; Cook, James, 1728-1779

Date: 1785

Short Title: Awatska Bay.

Publisher: London: G. Nicol and T. Cadell

Type: Chart Map ; Book Map

Object Height cm: 28

Object Width cm: 21

Scale 1: 182,400

Note: Engraved nautical chart with inset. Relief shown by hachures; depths by soundings. Scale of inset chart (ca. 1:22,700)

Reference: David, A. The charts and coastal views of Captain Cook's voyages, 3.172A.

Country: Russia

Full Title: Plan of the Bay of Awatska on the east coast of Kamtschatka. (with) Plan of the harbour of St. Peter and St. Paul, surveyed by William Bligh, master of the Resolution. (Engraved by) W. H(arrison. London, G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785)

List No: 3405.020

Page No: v. 3 (facing p. 184)

Series No: 22

Engraver or Printer: Harrison, William, ca. 1750-1803

Published In: Voyage to the Pacific Ocean, undertaken by the Command of His Majesty, for making discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere. Performed under the direction of Captains Cook, Clerke and Gore, in His Majesty's ships the Resolution and Discovery , in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1780. In three volumes. Vol. I. and II. written by Captain James Cook, F.R.S. Vol. III. by Captain James King, LL.D. and F.R.S. ... The second edition. (with Atlas) London: Printed by H. Hughs, For G. Nicol, Bookseller to his Majesty, in the Strand; and T. Cadell, in the Strand. M.DCC.LXXXV.

Publication Author: Cook, James, 1728-1779; King, James

Publication Date: 1785

Publication Reference: Mitchell, 1552.

Publication Note: See note field above.

Publication List No: 3405.000

Publication Type: Exploration Book

Publication Maps: 13

Publication Height cm: 28

Publication Width cm: 23

Image No: 3405020

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