Map Chart of the Pacific Ocean : drawn from a great number of printed and ms. journals

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Title
Chart of the Pacific Ocean : drawn from a great number of printed and ms. journals
Contributor Names
Arrowsmith, Aaron, 1750-1823.
Foot, T. (Thomas)
Allen, George, active 1790-1821.
Mendoza y Riós, José de, 1763-1816.
Created / Published
London : A. Arrowsmith, 1798.
Subject Headings
-  Pacific Ocean--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Pacific Ocean--Discovery and exploration--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Pacific Ocean
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
-  Also shows routes and dates of exploration.
-  In upper left corner: To Joseph de Mendoza Rios esqr., F.R.S. &c.&c. This chart of the Pacific Ocean is dedicated, in testimony of respect and esteem, by his much obliged humble servt., A. Arrowsmith.
-  "London: Published Octr. 1st., 1798 by A. Arrowsmith, no. 5 Charles Street, Soho Square."
-  Portrait pasted on above dedication.
-  Includes notes and ill. in title cartouche.
-  Exhibited in the Surveyors of the Pacific exhibit, no. 77.
-  LC copy incomplete: Upper middle and left sheets missing.
-  LC copy annotated on verso in black ink: 100, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
Medium
1 map on 9 sheets : hand col. ; 186 x 239 cm., sheets 65 x 84 cm., folded to 65 x 42 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G9230 1798 .A72
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g9230.ct004298
Library of Congress Control Number
96682027
Online Format
image
Description
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows routes and dates of exploration. In upper left corner: To Joseph de Mendoza Rios esqr., F.R.S. &c.&c. This chart of the Pacific Ocean is dedicated, in testimony of respect and esteem, by his much obliged humble servt., A. Arrowsmith. "London: Published Octr. 1st., 1798 by A. Arrowsmith, no. 5 Charles Street, Soho Square." Portrait pasted on above dedication. Includes notes and ill. in title cartouche. Exhibited in the Surveyors of the Pacific exhibit, no. 77. LC copy incomplete: Upper middle and left sheets missing. LC copy annotated on verso in black ink: 100, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/96682027
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Arrowsmith, Aaron, T Foot, George Allen, and José De Mendoza Y Riós. Chart of the Pacific Ocean: drawn from a great number of printed and ms. journals. London: A. Arrowsmith, 1798. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/96682027/.

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Arrowsmith, A., Foot, T., Allen, G. & Mendoza Y Riós, J. D. (1798) Chart of the Pacific Ocean: drawn from a great number of printed and ms. journals. London: A. Arrowsmith. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/96682027/.

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Arrowsmith, Aaron, et al. Chart of the Pacific Ocean: drawn from a great number of printed and ms. journals. London: A. Arrowsmith, 1798. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/96682027/>.