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Map of the world, or general chart of the known parts of the globe, illustrating the voyage of La Perouse in 1785, 1786, 1787 & 1788 [cartographic material] 


Novr. 1, 1798

Place of creation



G.G. & J. Robinsons

1 map : hand col. outline ; 58 x 91 cm on sheet 68 x 101 cm.
Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist. Microfiche version is open
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC27704
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection # 76
Cartographic material
90: Open
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.

Terms of use

Copyright: Expired
Credit: Library and Archives Canada.

Additional information

Meridian of Paris.

"No. 1" appears in upper right margin.

Published as the Act directs Novr 1, 1798 by G. G. & J. Robinsons. Pater noster Row.

Shows the routes of the voyages of La Pérouse.

Physical condition note
Torn along fold line at top of map.

Custodial history
Part of the Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection purchased by the Public Archives of Canada in 1981.

Cartographic math data
Scale [ca. 1 : 39 000 000] (W 180° --E 180°/N 87° --S 75°)

Availability of other formats note
The microfiche version is NMC27704

Subject heading

1. World - Maps - Early works to 1800.


Other system control no.