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The life of Captain James Cook / by Andrew Kippis
Bound with: A narrative of the death of Captain James Cook ... / by David Samwell.
Spine title: cook's voyages. v.14
Bib ID 91273
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Kippis, Andrew, 1725-1795
 
Online Versions
Description London : Printed for G. Nicol ... and G.G.J. and J. Robinson ..., 1788 
[v], xvi,[1], 527 p., [1] leaf of plate : port. ; 31 cm. (4to) 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK7232.

Notes

"The Morai, an ode by Helen Maria Williams"-- p. 520-527.

Advertisement on last leaf.

Frontispiece is a port. of Cook, from the original owned by Sir Joseph Banks.

900 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.

Binder's title: Kippis's Life of Cook.

Library's SRq 910.4 C771 P486 bound with: A narrative of the death of Captain James Cook ... /­ by David Samwell.

National Library copy NK7232 has pasted in frontispiece : Captn. James Cook, F.R.S. /­ T. Cook, sculp. [Pub. by J. Fielding, Aug. 13, 1784] (see Beddie 3569)

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK7232.

Robinson copy has W. S. Robinson's bookplate.

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed), 32.

C & C, 4981.

Subjects Cook, James, - 1728-1779 - Travel.  |  Voyages around the world - Early works to 1800.  |  Australia - Discovery and exploration - Early works to 1800.  |  North Pacific Region - Discovery and exploration - Early works to 1800.  |  Oceania - Discovery and exploration - Early works to 1800.

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NK7232 Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
ROBINSON 379 Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
SRq COOK 39
Copy: SR hbk
Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
SRq COOK 54
Copy: v.14 (SR hbk)
Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)

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