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An authentic narrative of a voyage performed by Captain Cook and Captain Clerke, in His Majesty's ships Resolution and Discovery during the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, and 1780 : in search of a north-west passage between the continents of Asia and America : including a faithful account of all their discoveries, and the unfortunate death of Captain Cook : illustrated with a chart and a variety of cuts / by W. Ellis
Bib ID 1949841
Format BookBook
Author
Ellis, William, 1794-1872
 
Description London : Printed for G. Robinson ... ; J. Sewell ... ; and J. Debrett ..., 1782 
2 v., ([10], 358; [8], 347 p.), [22] leaves of plates : [1] folded chart, ports. ; 24 cm. (8vo) 
Notes

Includes contents.

Binder's title: Cook's voyage.

Half t.p.

Library's SR copy is ex libris, Robert Clavering and also inscribed "J. Clavering"

Library's FERG/7190 set has NLA Ferguson Collection bookplate.

Library's GMM set has Gregory M. Mathews bookplate and is stamped "Cross, Binders to the King".

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed), 1599.

C & C 3576.

Subjects Cook, James, - 1728-1779.  |  Clerke, Charles, - 1741-1779.  |  Resolution (Ship)  |  Discovery (Ship)  |  Voyages around the world - Early works to 1800.  |  Oceania - Discovery and exploration - Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors G. Robinson (Bookseller)  |  J. Sewell (Bookseller)  |  J. Debrett (Bookseller)

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    FERG/7190
    Copy: v. 1
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    FERG/7190
    Copy: v. 2
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    GMM 910.4 ELL
    Copy: v. 1 (hbk)
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    GMM 910.4 ELL
    Copy: v. 2 (hbk)
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    SR COOK 58
    Copy: v. 1 (SR hbk)
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    SR COOK 59
    Copy: v. 2 (SR hbk)
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)

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