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A voyage round the world in His Britannic Majesty's sloop, Resolution, commanded by Capt. James Cook, during the years 1772, 3, 4, and 5 / by George Forster
Bib ID 2719360
Format BookBook
Author
Forster, Georg, 1754-1794
 
Description London : Printed for B. White ... ; J. Robson ... ; P. Elmsly ... ; and G. Robinson ..., 1777 
2 v. ([iv], xv, [2], [1], 602, [1]; [4], [1], 607 p.), [1] leaf of folded plate : map ; 30 cm. (4to) 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK1521.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK4057.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK5009.

Notes

Based upon the journal of Johann Reinhold Forster.

DUPLICATE RECORD FOR MULTIPLE COPIES, SEE ALSO zbn95-29893, and zbn95-30537 FOR OTHER COPIES.

Map engraved by William Whitchurch.

Vol. 1: xviii, 602 p., 1 folded leaf of plate; v. 2: [4], 607 p.

A photostat copy of a ms. letter to Thomas Pennant, signed by George Forster, and dated Cassel, 16 Feby 84, is bound in with v.1 of National Library copy NK5009.

A prospectus for Observations during a voyage round the world by John Reinold Forster is bound in with v.2 of National Library copy NK5009.

Binder's title: Forster's voyage.

Library's 2 copies at RBq 910.4 F733 have spine titles: Copy 1: Forster's voyage round the world. Copy 2: Voyage round the world in H.M.S. Resoltuion 1772-1776.

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.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK1521, NK4057, NK5009.

Robinson copy has bookplate of W. S. Robinson.

SRq1 copy stamped: Craig Maginnis.

SRq2 copy contains the stamp of the Board of Foreign Missions of the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.

With the Ferguson Collection bookplate.

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed), 1247

C & C, 3779.

NUC pre-1956 NF0249312

Subjects Cook, James, - 1728-1779 - Travel.  |  Resolution (Ship)  |  Voyages around the world - Early works to 1800.  |  Australia - Discovery and exploration - Early works to 1800.  |  New Zealand - Discovery and exploration - Early works to 1800.  |  Oceania - Discovery and exploration - Early works to 1800.  |  Australian
Form/genre Exploration literature.  |  Travel literature.
Place England London.
Other authors/contributors Elmsly, Peter, active 1770-1802. printer  |  Forster, Johann Reinhold, 1729-1798  |  Robinson, George, active 1764-1801. printer  |  Robson, James, 1733-1806. printer  |  Whitchurch, William. ill  |  White, Benjamin, approximately 1724-1794. printer

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