Map of the ICY SEA in which the several Communications with the Land Waters and other new Discoveries are exhibited
Circular map polar projection showing the "icy great North Sea" south to mid Asia and America along the Northwest Coast of America, Northeast Coast of Asia and Arctic Circle. A route from Japan to Portugal is shown around the apocryphal island of Jeso or Yesso. Map shows version of the mythical Sea of the West connecting via dotted lines to Hudson's Bay. Map shows no land masses near the poles.
A map of the North Pole. Circular map, no corner coordinates recorded. Prime Meridian is Paris.
D. Henry and R. Cave
1 map ; 20 x 20 cm
180; 180; 90; 31;
W. K. Morrison Special Collection
v.30 June 1760, opposite pg. 284
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