[W. Pacific; China coast] La Perouse, Carte Generale Des Decouvertes faites en 1787 dans les Mers De Chine..., Paris, circa 1790. 27 x 19½. Outline color. A few tide marks in outer margins, surface dirt in ocean else VG. From Kamchatka to Luzon. Chart showing tracks of the Boussole and the Astrolabe in the summer of 1787. Indicates La Perouse stopping at Sts. Peter and Paul in Kamchatka where he turned over his charts and records of the voyage to date for forwarding to Paris – a fortuitous circumstance as the explorer was lost at sea shortly thereafter. $850.00
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