1769, English, Map, Single map edition: [Coastal views of Sir Charles Saunders Island ; Osnaburg Island ; Boscawens Island ; Admiral Keppel's Island ; Wallis Island] [cartographic material]. Cook, James, 1728-1779.

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[Coastal views of Sir Charles Saunders Island ; Osnaburg Island ; Boscawens Island ; Admiral Keppel's Island ; Wallis Island]
 
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Physical Description
  • 5 views on 1 sheet : ill. ; each 4.9 x 23.8 cm or smaller, 29.7 x 48.7 cm.
Published
  • [London : Printed for W. Strahan and T. Cadell in the Strand, 1773].
Language
  • English

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Title
  • [Coastal views of Sir Charles Saunders Island ; Osnaburg Island ; Boscawens Island ; Admiral Keppel's Island ; Wallis Island].
Creator
  • Cook, James, 1728-1779.
Other Creators
  • Strahan, William.
  • Cadell, T. (Thomas), 1742-1802.
  • Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773. Account of the voyages undertaken by the order of His present Majesty for making discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere.
Published
  • [London : Printed for W. Strahan and T. Cadell in the Strand, 1773].
Medium
  • [cartographic material]
Physical Description
  • 5 views on 1 sheet : ill. ; each 4.9 x 23.8 cm or smaller, 29.7 x 48.7 cm.
Subjects
Time Period
  • 1769
Map Data
  • Scale not given.
Contents
  • Views Sir Charles Saunders Island : latitude 172̊8' south, longitude 1502̊4' west of London
  • Osnaburg Island : latitude 175̊1' south, long. 1470̊0' west
  • Boscawens Island : latitude 1550' south, long. 1743̊0'
  • Adml. Keppels Island : latitude 1555' south, longitude 1743̊3' west of London
  • Wallis's Island : latitude 131̊8' south, longitude 1762̊0' west of London.
Notes
  • Sketches of coastal views of 5 islands in or adjacent to the Tonga Islands group. It features Sir Charles Saunders Island [i.e. Maiao] in the Windward Islands of the Society Islands; Osnaburg Island [i.e. Mehetia] in the Society Islands in the vicinity of Wallis Island; Admiral Keppel Island of Wallis [i.e. Niuatoputapu]; Boscawens Island [i.e. Tafahi] which adjoins Niuatoputapu; and, Wallis Island in the Wallis and Futuna Island group. Relief is shown graphically.
  • Cataloguer-supplied title.
  • Prime meridian: London.
  • Plate opposite p. 2711 from: An account of the voyages undertaken by the order of His present Majesty for making discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere, and successively performed by Commodore Byron, Captain Wallis, Captain Carteret, and Captain Cook, in the Dolphin, the Swallow, and the Endeavor : drawn up from the journals which were kept by the several commanders, and from the papers of Joseph Banks, Esq. /​ by John Hawkesworth, LL.D. Vol. 1. London : Printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII.
  • Also available online http:/​/​nla.gov.au/​nla.obj-231271263
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