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An account of the voyages undertaken by the order of His present Majesty, for making discoveries in the southern hemisphere, and successively performed by Commodore Byron, Captain Wallis, Captain Carteret, and Captain Cook, in the Dolphin, the Swallow, and the Endeavour : drawn up from the journals which were kept by the several commanders and from the papers of Joseph Banks, Esq. / by John Hawkesworth
Bib ID 1609520
Format BookBook
Author
Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773
 
Description London : Printed for W. Strahan and T. Cadell ... , 1773 
3 v. : ill., maps (some folded), ports ; 30 cm. (4to) 
Notes

The 1st London ed.

Some issues of v. 1 end on p. 676 with p. 139 being numbered 139-360; other issues of v. 1 end on p. 456.

Selected images are available online.

National Library copy NK5634 consists of Carteret's voyage only (v.1, p.305-456).

Ferguson copy has the Ferguson Collection bookplate; also a bookplate of unknown provenance.

Robinson copy has the bookplate of W. S. Robinson.

Rare Books' copy contains the Clifford family's book-plate.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK1426, NK4116, NK5634.

Library's SRq/­ef 910.4 C771 P486 is the complete green stamped Petherick set consisting of 11 titles including various editions of the three official accounts (B648, B1217, B1553); Parkinson (B714); Forster's Account (B1247), Observations (B1262) and Characteres (B1385); Observations by Wales (B719) and Bayly (B1287); Kippis (B32); Samwell (B1620) and atlas (B1553). The 15 v. texts and atlas with spine title: Cook's voyages. Each v. has a second spine title for the title of the work. Entire set with atlas is 16 v. bound subsequent to publication in green morocco with gold embossed covers and spines.

Library's SRq COOK 41-43 has the Preface to the second edition tipped in on inside back cover. This not issued at the time of publication but subsequently.

The Library's SRq COOK 71-73 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. First voyage I-III. The Atlas with spine title: Atlas to Cook's voyage. The set in half brown leather with gold embossed spine titles and vignettes of ships with the bookplate of VR. This copy presented by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to the nation.

Library's SRq COOK 58-60 copy known by its spine vignette of the Ship's anchor has spine titles: Cook's voyages. Vol.1 1764-8; vol.2 1768-70; vol.3 1770-1. Part of a complete set of Cook's three voyages (8 v.)

Library's NK1426 is a complete set of the three official accounts: 1st voyage (B648); 2nd voyage (B1217); 3rd voyage (B1553) with set spine title: Cook's voyages 1-8. Each voyage has its own spine title. First voyage I-III. The set in purple morocco with embossed gold covers and spine. Both covers have an armorial plate headed by a dog. It is surrounded by the words Patria cara carior libertas. Includes NK bookplate on inside front cover.

Library's FERG 1st copy has spine title: Voyages. The 2nd copy has: Voyages southern hemisphere Hawkesworth.

Library's GMM copy has spine title: Hawkesworth voyages.

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed.), 648.

Cameron & Carroll 4321.

ESTC T74465.

Subjects Cook, James, - 1728-1779 - Travel - Oceania.  |  Byron, John, - 1723-1786 - Travel.  |  Wallis, Samuel, - 1728-1795 - Travel.  |  Dolphin (Ship)  |  Swallow (Ship)  |  Endeavour (Ship)  |  Voyages around the world - Early works to 1800.  |  Oceania - Discovery and exploration - Early works to 1800.  |  New Zealand - Discovery and exploration - Early works to 1800.  |  Australia - Discovery and exploration - Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Cook, James, 1728-1779  |  Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820  |  T. Cadell (Bookseller)  |  W. Strahan (Bookseller)

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