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A New Chart of the Gulf or Bay of Bengal with Part of the Indian Ocean

£145.00 Approx $199.45, €169.79

Code: 52402

Author: Anon

Publisher: Laurie & Whittle (pub)

Date published: 1797

Copper engraving. Overall sheet size: 92.8cms x 64.2cms; 633mm x 593mm. Highly detailed sea chart of the Indian Ocean, extending from Ceylon and the Coromandel in the West to Malaya and Sumatra in the East, published by Laurie & Whittle. It includes a lengthy sailing note entitled "Observations of Captn Hicks on the Track of the Ship Bahar from Madras to Bengal in the Contrary Monsoon."" Right side includes three inset maps of the River of Perseen