Moores New Complete Collection of Voyages & Travels. Published 1788. Lovely small print titled View in the District of Whapiāno, Island of Otaheite. 8 3/4" x 5 1/2" depicting numerous double hull canoes with their elegant streamer tipped sails. A fisherman and his wife perched on a cliff, others fishing from a rock outcrop and the terrain beyond including an ordered row of progressively taller palm trees. Engraved in 1792 (and so dated) published in London in 1813. Charming.
Stock Number: FNS1854

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