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French Polynesia Baye de Matavai, Cook Voyages 1778
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French Polynesia Baye de Matavai, Cook Voyages 1778

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Title: Baye de Matavai à Otahiti, Havre d'Ohamaneno à Ulietea, Havre d'Owharre dans Isle d’Huaheine, Havre d'Oopoa a Ulietea.

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French Polynesia Baye de Matavai, Cook Voyages 1778

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Baye de Matavai à Otahiti, Havre d'Ohamaneno à Ulietea, Havre d'Owharre dans Isle d’Huaheine, Havre d'Oopoa a Ulietea.

Description:  French Polynesia map with 4 inlay map with depts. in English miles.

Point Venus in Matavai Bay was the site of Cook’s 1769 observation of Venus across the Sun (3–4 June of that year)

Origin: Voyages du Monde 1774.
Cook's expedition
Published by John Hawkesworth. 1778

Fine original antique copper plate engraving with hand coloring.

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Sheet app.: 37 x 25 cm. 14.75 x 10 inches.
Image app:. 35 x 21.5 cm. 13.75 x 8.5 inches.
Condition: Nice map in good condition, folds as published, verso Blanco.