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Chart of Norton Sound and of Bherings Strait made by the East Cape of Asia and theWest Point of America

Alexander Hogg
London c. 1794

Hand-coloured copper plate engraving

CDN $185


A chart of Bering Straight, showing the tracks of Cook, and later G. Vancouver, W. Bligh, C. Clarke, J. Gore, & J. King. The date engraved on chart July 3 1779, 5 months afte Cook met his death in the Sandwich Islands (Hawaii)