German edition of Cook's explorations along the NW Coast of America and NE Coast of Asia, based upon the original work by Lieutenant Henry Roberts. Excellent detail in the Behring Staits, including extensive notes on soundings. Cook's tracks are shown with dates and notes of other explorers, including Bodega. Information derived from Hearn and others exploring the the NW Passage and Western Hudson Bay, by land and sea, are also included. Minor repair near right neatline. The Schaembl edition of Cook's map is one of the scarcest imprints.
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