WILLIAM PALMER, A Draught Plan of the Britannia Otehite War Canoe, 1777.
WILLIAM PALMER for Captain James Cook
A draught plan and section of the . W. Palmer sculp. No. XV. Published Febry. 1st, 1777 by Wm. Strahan in New Street, Shoe Lane & Thos. Cadell in the Strand, London.
London: William Strahan
Paper size: 11" x 18 1/2"
Engraving from the official account of Captain Cooks Second voyage. 23 x 45cm.
A very fine plan of a large double canoe 108 footlong which Cook observed under construction during May 1774.