Plan des Marquises de Mendoca Cook Voyages Hawkesworth 1778
Title: Plan des Marquises de Mendoca
Description: Fine hand colored copperplate engraved of the Marquesas Islands and the track of Captain Cook April 1774, with a inlay map of the Port Madre de Dios. engraved by Bernard.
On 7th Cook wrote ….The first isle is a new discovery, which I named Hoods Island after the young gentleman who first saw it, the second was that of St Pedro, the third La Dominica, and the fourth St Christina." For more details see: captaincooksociety.
Published by John Hawkesworth. 1778
Origin: Cook Voyages
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Sheet app.: 19 x 25.5 cm. 7.5 x 10 inches. Image app:. 15 x 18 cm. 6 x 7 inches. Condition: Nice map in good condition, verso Blanco.