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Mappemonde philosophique et politique, oú sont tracés les voyages de Cook et de la Pérouse

Creator/Contributor:
Brion de la Tour, Louis, -1823, creator
Basset (Firm)
Place Of Origin:
France
Paris
Publisher:
chez Basset M[d] d'estampes et fabricant de papier peints
Creation Date:
1801
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 37 x 74 cm., on sheet 58 x 86 cm.
Language:
French
Genre:
map
government publication
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Cook, James
La Pérouse, Jean-François de Galaup
Discoveries in geography
World maps--Discovery and exploration
Notes:
Shows government administration and the routes of Cook and La Pérouse.
Relief shown pictorially.
Includes notes, tables, and legend.
Historiated title cartouche depicting a blind man and a man with a dagger with inscription: "L'Erreur et le Fanatisme, fiajant la Lumière".
Attribution:
par L. Brion, Pére, ingénieur-géographe.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990115271810203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990115271810203941/catalog