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A voyage to the Pacific Ocean : undertaken, by the command of His Majesty, for making discoveries in the northern hemisphere ... : performed under the direction of Captains Cook, Clerke, and Gore, in His Majesty's ships the Resolution and Discovery : in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, and 1780 / Vol. I and II written by James Cook ; vol. III by James King
Bib ID 147281
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Cook, James, 1728-1779
 
Online Versions
Description London : Printed by W. and A. Strahan for G. Nicol ... and T. Cadell ..., 1784 
3 v., plates (some folded) : maps ; 32 cm. (4to) + 1 atlas (87 leaves of plates (some folded) ; 34 cm. (fol.) 
Notes

National Library of Australia's NK 5684 set bound in full leather with gilt decordations; bears the bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1784/12).

National Library of Australia's NK5684 and FERG/7238 copies are imperfect, wanting the atlas.

National Library of Australia's SRef COOK 13 (Atlas) with spine title: Atlas to Cook's voyage.

National Library of Australia's SR COOK 13 with spine title: Plates to Cook's voyage

National Library of Australia's SRq COOK 11-13 set complete; bears the bookplate of the Constitutional Club Library, a gift of the Right Honble Lord Colchester 1887 on volume 1 and atlas; spine title of text vols: Voyage to the Pacific Ocean, 1776-80. Cook. Spine title to atlas: Plates to Cook's voyage.

National Library of Australia's SRq COOK 76-78 set is the complete Windsor Castle set of the three official accounts presented by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to the nation: 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. Third voyage I-III.

National Library of Australia's RBq CLI 3443-5 and RBef CLI 4454 copies are complete.

National Library of Australia's Clifford copy hasn't a bookplate except the atlas which has the Clifford stamp on inside front cover; text volumes in full leather; atlas in half leather and paper boards with spine title: Cook's last voyage.

National Library of Australia's NK1428 set complete, boxed and in blue publisher's boards; has loose plates from Atlas; all four volumes bear the bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1784/3).

RBq CLI 3443 copy selected maps also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-53430374

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed), 1543.

C & C, 2916.

ESTC, t145978.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Travel -- North Pacific Region.  |  Gore, John, -1790 -- Travel -- North Pacific Region.  |  Clerke, Charles, 1741-1779 -- Travel -- North Pacific Region.  |  Resolution (Ship)  |  Discovery (Ship)  |  Voyages and travels -- Early works to 1800.  |  Northwest Passage -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800.  |  North Pacific Region -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800
Other authors/contributors King, James, 1750-1784  |  Clerke, Charles, 1741-1779  |  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901 former owner  |  Constitutional Club Library (London) former owner
Also Titled

Cook's voyages

Exhibited National Library of Australia's vol. 1 copy from NK 5684 set exhibited: "Treasures Gallery", National Library of Australia, May-November 2019. 

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RBef CLI 4454 (Atlas)
Copy: Clifford collection (hbk) - Atlas
Special Collections Reading Room
RBq CLI 3443
Copy: Clifford collection (hbk) - vol. 1
Special Collections Reading Room
RBq CLI 3444
Copy: Clifford collection (hbk) - vol. 2
Special Collections Reading Room
RBq CLI 3445
Copy: Clifford collection (hbk) - vol. 3
Special Collections Reading Room
FERG/7238
Copy: Ferguson (FC) collection - (hbk) - vol. 1
Special Collections Reading Room
FERG/7238
Copy: Ferguson (FC) collection - (hbk) - vol. 2
Special Collections Reading Room
FERG/7238
Copy: Ferguson (FC) collection - (hbk) - vol. 3
Special Collections Reading Room
FRM NK1428
Copy: Nan Kivell collection (hbk) - vol. 1
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FRM NK1428
Copy: Nan Kivell collection (hbk) - vol. 2
Special Collections Reading Room
FRM NK1428
Copy: Nan Kivell collection (hbk) - vol. 3
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FRM NK1428
Copy: Nan Kivell collection (pbk) - Plates
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NK5684
Copy: Nan Kivell collection (hbk) - vol. 2
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NK5684
Copy: Nan Kivell collection (hbk) - vol. 3
Special Collections Reading Room
NK5684
Copy: Nan Kivell collection (hbk) - vol. 1
Special Collections Reading Room
In Use: Treasures Gallery Exhibition
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SRef COOK 12 (Atlas)
Copy: SR (hbk) - Atlas
Special Collections Reading Room
SRef COOK 13 (Atlas)
Copy: SR, Windsor set (hbk) - Atlas
Special Collections Reading Room
SRq COOK 11
Copy: SR (hbk) - vol. 1
Special Collections Reading Room
SRq COOK 12
Copy: SR (hbk) - vol. 2
Special Collections Reading Room
SRq COOK 13
Copy: SR (hbk) - vol. 3
Special Collections Reading Room
SRq COOK 76
Copy: SR (hbk) - vol. 1
Special Collections Reading Room
SRq COOK 77
Copy: SR (hbk) - vol. 2
Special Collections Reading Room
SRq COOK 78
Copy: SR (hbk) - vol. 3
Special Collections Reading Room

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