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A voyage round the world, performed in His Britannic Majesty's ships the Resolution and Adventure, in the years 1772, 1773, 1774 and 1775 / written by James Cook and George Forster ... ; and a variety of portraits of persons and views of places, drawn during the voyage by Mr. Hodges
Bib ID 1009311
Format BookBook
Author
Cook, James, 1728-1779
 
Uniform Title Voyage towards the South Pole and round the world
Description Dublin : Printed for W. Whitestone [and others], 1777 
4 v. : ill., maps (part fold.) ; 21 cm. 
Summary

Consists of Cook's Voyage towards the South Pole and round the world (v.1-2) and Forster's Voyage round the world (v.3-4).

Full contents v. 1. A voyage towards the South Pole and round the world [by] James Cook. - v. 2. A voyage towards the South Pole and round the world [by] James Cook. Tables of the route of the Resolution and Adventure ... A vocabulary of the language of the Society Isles. A discourse upon some late improvements of the means for preserving the health of mariners, delivered at the... Royal Society, Nov. 30, 1776, by John Pringle. - v. 3-4. A voyage round the world [by George Forster]. 
Notes

Half-title v. 1-2: A voyage towards the South Pole and round the world.

Library's SR1 copy has spine title: Cook & Forster's voyages. Includes bookplate of Frances Viscountess Lorton.

Library's SR2 copy has spine-title: Cook & Forster. Includes bookplates of Tervoe and Mabel Balcombe Brookes (vols 1,3)

Library's SR2 copy has on spine: C2915a [Cameron & Carroll]

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed.), 1218 (Cook), 1248 (Forster).

Subjects Cook, James, - 1728-1779 - Travel.  |  Resolution (Ship)  |  Adventure (Ship)  |  Voyages around the world - Early works to 1800.  |  Oceania - Discovery and exploration - Early works to 1800.  |  Antarctica - Discovery and exploration - Early works to 1800.  |  Australian.
Other authors/contributors Forster, Johann Georg, 1754-1794. Voyage round the world performed in His Britannic Majesty's ships the Resolution and Adventure, in the years 1772, 1773, 1774 and 1775  |  Pringle, John, Sir, 1707-1782  |  Hodges, William, 1744-1797

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    SR COOK 217
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    SR COOK 218
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    SR COOK 219
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    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    SR COOK 220
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    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    SR COOK 221
    Copy: v.3 (SR2 hbk)
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    SR COOK 222
    Copy: v.4 (SR2 hbk)
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)

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