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A voyage to the Pacific Ocean : undertaken, by the command of His Majesty, for making discoveries in the northern hemisphere ... : performed under the direction of Captains Cook, Clerke, and Gore, in His Majesty's ships the Resolution and Discovery : in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, and 1780 / Vol. I and II written by James Cook ; vol. III by James King
Bib ID 147281
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Cook, James, 1728-1779
 
Online Versions
Description London : Printed by W. and A. Strahan for G. Nicol ... and T. Cadell ..., 1784 
3 v., plates (some folded) : maps ; 32 cm. (4to) + 1 atlas (87 leaves of plates (some folded) ; 34 cm. (fol.) 
Notes

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-53430374

The Library's SRq COOK 76-78 is the complete Windsor set of the three official accounts: 1st voyage (B648); 2nd voyage (B1226); 3rd voyage (B1543) with set spine title: Cook's voyages 1-8. Each voyage has its own spine title. Third voyage I-III. The Library's Atlas SRef COOK 13 with spine title: Atlas to Cook's voyage. This copy presented by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to the nation.

Library's copies are imperf. wanting the atlas: FERG; NK5684;

Library's copies are perf. NK1428; SRq COOK 11-13; RBq CLI 3443-5 and RBef CLI 4454.

Library's Constitutional Club Library set has bookplates for v.1 and atlas. Spine title of text vols: Voyage to the Pacific Ocean, 1776-80. Cook. Spine title to atlas: Plates to Cook's voyage.

Library's Clifford copy at CLI hasn't a bookplate except the atlas which has the Clifford stamp on inside front cover. Text vols in full leather. Atlas in half leather and paper boards with spine title: Cook's last voyage.

Library's NK set has loose plates from Atlas.

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed), 1543.

C & C, 2916.

ESTC, t145978.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Travel -- North Pacific Region.  |  Gore, John, -1790 -- Travel -- North Pacific Region.  |  Clerke, Charles, 1741-1779 -- Travel -- North Pacific Region.  |  Resolution (Ship)  |  Discovery (Ship)  |  Voyages and travels -- Early works to 1800.  |  Northwest Passage -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800.  |  North Pacific Region -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800
Other authors/contributors King, James, 1750-1784  |  Clerke, Charles, 1741-1779
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Cook's voyages

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RBef CLI 4454 (Atlas)
Copy: v.1 (RB hbk)
Special Collections Reading Room
RBq CLI 3443
Copy: v.1 (RB hbk)
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RBq CLI 3444
Copy: v.2 (RB hbk)
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RBq CLI 3445
Copy: v.3 (RB hbk)
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FERG/7238
Copy: v.1 (FC hbk)
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FERG/7238
Copy: v.2 (FC hbk)
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FERG/7238
Copy: v.3 (FC hbk)
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FRM NK1428
Copy: v.1 (NK hbk)
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FRM NK1428
Copy: v.2 (NK hbk)
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FRM NK1428
Copy: v.3 (NK hbk)
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FRM NK1428
Copy: Atlas (NK pbk)
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NK5684
Copy: v.1 (NK hbk)
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NK5684
Copy: v.2 (NK hbk)
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NK5684
Copy: v.3 (NK hbk)
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SRef COOK 12 (Atlas)
Copy: SR hbk (Atlas)
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SRef COOK 13 (Atlas)
Copy: SR hbk (Windsor set)
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SRq COOK 11
Copy: v.1 (SR hbk)
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SRq COOK 12
Copy: v.2 (SR hbk)
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SRq COOK 13
Copy: v.3 (SR hbk)
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SRq COOK 76
Copy: v.6 (SR hbk)
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SRq COOK 77
Copy: v.7 (SR hbk)
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SRq COOK 78
Copy: v.8 (SR hbk)
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