|Title||Paper, 'A short relation out of the journall of Captain Abel Jansen [Janszoon] Tasman, upon the discovery of the south terra incognita' by Edmond Halley|
|Description||Relates to the 1642 expedition of Abel Janszoon Tasman, who explored modern day New Guinea, Fiji, New Zealand and Tasmania.|
Published in Philosophical Collections [later Philosophical Transactions] as 'A short relation out of the journal of Captain Abel Jansen Tasman, upon the discovered of the South Terra incognita; not long since published in the Low Dutch by Dirk Rembrantse.'
|Physical description||Ink and graphite pencil on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rscl.1682.0024|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8423||Halley; Edmond (1656 - 1742); astronomer||1656 - 1742 |