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The Whole Russian Empire. The European Part of the Russian Empire with the Several Countries that are the Theatre of the Present War between the Turks and the Russians, from Danville's Maps The Asiatic Part of the Russian Empire, with the adjacent Coast of North America from D'Anville's Map
105:029 M Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794, publisher
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
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"The Whole Russian Empire." appears at center top of map; comprised of two maps (European and Asiatic parts) printed separately and physically joined together; Probably intended to be issued as a single map.Kashnor notes: "Indicates the tracks of Russian ships through the Behring Strait and the Sea of Ochozk, land held by the Russian Company, trading centers, &c." This map is an earlier version of 105:028. A fanciful depiction of the Alaskan peninsula with notation: Some pretend that this land may be seen from Bering's Island. Also shows supposed Company Land and Gama Land. Prime meridian: Ferro. Relief: pictorial. Graphic Scale: Miles, wersts. Projection: Pseudocylindrical. Printing Process: Copper engraving. Verso Text: MS note: 29.
1 map outline 47 x 127 cm., sheet 49 x 130 cm.
105:029 M
Russia--Maps--Early works to 1800
Siberia (Russia)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Arctic Coast (Russia)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Cook, James, 1728-1779--Journeys
Time Period
Asia Russia
E 5°
W 170°/N 80°
N 40°
Huntington Rare Book Maps
Maps, Huntington Digital Library
Purchased en bloc by HEH from the Museum Book Store, June 7, 1927.

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