by Rigobert Bonne
1774. An attractive copper engraved map of the world by French cartographer Rigobert Bonne (1727-1794). The directions of ocean currents are indicated with small arrows. Alaska (written here as "Alaschka") is depicted as an island, and Tasmania as contiguous with Australia. Condition: Excellent. A central crease is visible, but shows no evidence of wear. Matted and framed; not examined out of frame.
Dimensions w 18.25 in x h 14 1/8 in. 1329289. Shelved Dupont Bookstore. (Inventory #: 1329289)