A detailed and decorative map of Tartary and the northern part of China. The very northern tip of Korea included. The Chinese Great Wall is depicted, with Central Asia, extending from Mongolia and Xan..
This map is particularly significant for its depiction of Russia, Siberia, and parts of Chinese Tartary, taken from the great six-sheet map by Nicolas Witsen, 1687. The importance of the Witsen map fo..
Balagans or summer habitations, with the method of drying fish at St. Peter and Paul, Kamtschatka, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encounte..
The narta, or Sledge for burdens in Kamtschatka, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed as draughtsman on Cook's third ..
Very detailed steel engraved map of Siberia, including the peninsular of Kamchatka. Relief shown by hachures.The map is based after Piadischev, Lutke and others.Engraved by J. and C. Walker and publis..