Carey chart of the World 1824
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Author: Cary, John
Title: A New Chart of the World, on Mercator's Projection: Exhibiting The Tracks & Discoveries of the most Eminent Navigators, to the Present Period
Place Published: London
Publisher:Publsihed by J. Cary, Engraver & Map seller
Date Published: 1824
Engraved map, hand-colored. 46x52.5 cm (18x20¾"), backed with linen & sectioned for folding into original slipcase.
Provenance: Butterfield & Butterfield, 12/16/96
Well-engraved maps of the world. Shows the routes of Cook, Vancouver, La Perouse and some others. Warren Heckrotte notes that the interior of North America is out of date.