By that circular, it appears that precisely such a chart
is in course of completion; and portions of it are presented in the circular.
Here's Mangareva," the captain said, bending over the table and pointing to a black speck in the midst of the white blankness of the chart.
Here is Moerenhout Island," Captain Davenport pointed it out on the chart, which he had spread on the house.
The chart indicates a group of islands, but not how many, off there to the north'ard, or nor'-nor'westward, about forty miles--the Acteon Islands.
Alone I had thought of it, and alone I had done it; and here was the chart which would save us a month's blind groping among unknown dangers.
Malone" (I cannot help quoting the words), "we have got our chart, our one and only immediate duty is to get ourselves safe and sound out of this awful place.
You remember that we saw the name upon the chart
in Captain Morstan's possession.
struck on her starboard quarter a rock, marked in no chart
for that part of the sea.
He also had the excellent charts
published in the "Bulletins of the Geographical Society of London;" and not a single point of the countries already discovered could, therefore, escape his notice.
And the chart
is there as a proof," added Planchet, who went to fetch from the neighboring wall, where it was suspended by a twist, forming a triangle with the bar of the window to which it was fastened, the plan consulted by the captain on his last visit to Planchet.
Disko showed him the meaning of the thumbed and pricked chart, which, he said, laid over any government publication whatsoever; led him, pencil in hand, from berth to berth over the whole string of banks - Le Have, Western, Banquereau, St.
Harvey understood from the Eldridge chart that the Old Virgin and a nest of curiously named shoals were the turning-point of the cruise, and that with good luck they would wet the balance of their salt there.