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Journal of the Resolution's voyage, in 1772, 1773, 1774, and 1775, on discovery to the southern hemisphere, by which the non-existence of an undiscovered continent, between the Equator and the 50th degree of southern latitude is demonstratively proved : also a journal of the Adventure's voyage, in the years 1772, 1773, and 1774
Bib ID 90313
Format BookBook
Author
Marra, John
 
Description London : Printed for F. Newbery ... , 1775 
[ii], xiii, [1], 328 p., [6] leaves of plates (1 folded): ill., 1 map ; 20 cm. (4to) 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK913

Notes

"This ed. was apparently intended to form v. 5 of A historial account of all the voyages around the world, performed by English navigators. Volumes 1-4, by David Henry, were published in 1773-1774." -- ESTC.

Edited by David Henry.

Errata: p. [1] after prelim p.

Published anonymously. --ESTC

Running title: Capt. Cooke's second voyage to the southern hemisphere.

Signatures: a⁴b³B⁴Tt⁴

Library's Robinson 84 copy in full leather binding with five raised bands and gilt decorations; bears armorial bookplate of Bryan Cooke, Owston and W.S. Robinson; also inscribed on title page "Mary Puleston".

Library's FERG/­713 copy half bound in leather with five gilt bands on spine; bears Ferguson Collection, National Libary of Australia bookplate.

Library's SR COOK 345 copy measures 23cm; includes tipped in note in typescript from bookseller in 1920; spine title: Cook's voyagers 1772-75.

Library's NK913 copy in full leather binding with tooling and five raised bands; has two additional charts; bears bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1775/­2).

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed.), 1270.

C & C 701.

ESTC t142047.

Roscoe A317.

Subjects Cook, James, - 1728-1779 - Travels  |  Adventure (Ship : Captain = Tobias Furneaux)  |  Resolution (Ship)  |  Voyages around the world - Early works to 1800.  |  Antarctica - Discovery and exploration - British - Early works to 1800.  |  Oceania - Discovery and exploration - British - Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Henry, David, 1710-1792  |  F. Newbery (Printer)
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Capt. Cooke's second voyage to the southern hemisphere.

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