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A voyage towards the South Pole, and round the world : performed in His Majesty's ships the Resolution and Adventure, in the years 1772, 1773, 1774 and 1775 / written by James Cook, Commander of the Resolution ; in which is included Captain Furneaux's narrative of his proceedings in the Adventure, during the separation of the ships ; illustrated with cuts
Bib ID 130771
Format BookBook
Author
Cook, James, 1728-1779
 
Description Dublin : Printed for J. Williams ; L. White ; W. Wilson ; C. Jenkin ; P. Byrne ; and R. Burton, 1784 
2 v. ([ix], xxx, [1] 372 ; [8], [1], 392 p.) ill. ; 20 cm. (8vo) 
Notes

Contents: v. 1, p. [i-ix], v. 2. p. [5-8]

"A vocabulary of the language of the Society Isles": v.2, p. [323]-360.

"Tables of the route of the Resolution and Adventure": v.2, p. [295]-313.

"A discourse upon some late improvements of the means for preserving the health of mariners ... / by Sir John Pringle": v.2, p. [361]-392.

Library's SR copy imperf. wanting v.2. Its v.1 wanting t.p. In three quarter and paper boards.

Library's FERG copy perf. in full leather with the Ferguson bookplate.

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed), 1230.

Subjects Cook, James, - 1728-1779 - Travel - Antarctica.  |  Cook, James, - 1728-1779 - Travel - Oceania.  |  Adventure (Ship)  |  Resolution (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.
Other authors/contributors Pringle, John, Sir, 1707-1782. Discourse upon some late improvements of the means of preserving the health of mariners  |  Furneaux, Tobias, 1735-1781  |  J. Williams (Bookseller)  |  L. White (Bookseller)  |  W. Wilson (Bookseller)  |  C. Jenkyn (Bookseller)  |  P. Byrne (Bookseller)  |  P. Byrne (Bookseller)  |  R. Burton (Bookseller)

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    Copy: v. 1
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    FERG/7138
    Copy: v. 2
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    SR COOK 146
    Copy: v.1 (SR hbk)
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)

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