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Voyage dans l'hemisphere austral, et autour du monde, fait sur les vaisseaux de roi l'Aventure et la Resolution, en 1772, 1773, 1774 & 1775 / ecrit par Jacques Cook, commandant de la Resolution; dans lequel on a insere la relation du captaine Furneaux, & celle de MM. Forster. Traduit de l'anglois. Ouvrage enrichi de plans, de cartes, de planches, de portaits, & de vues de pays, dessines pendant l'expedition, par M. Hodges
Bib ID 1786300
Format BookBook
Author
Cook, James, 1728-1779
 
Uniform Title Voyage towards the South Pole, and round the world. French
Description A Paris : Hotel de Thou ..., 1778 
5 v. : ill. (some folded), maps (some folded) ; 26 cm. (4to) 
Notes

Translation of A voyage towards the South Pole, and round the world.

Translated by J.B.A. Suard.

t. 4 includes index to tomes 1-4.

t. 4 includes: Vocabulaire de la langue des isles de la Societe -- Extrait de l'ouvrage, intitule: Observations astronomiques ... par M. Wales ... & M. Bayly -- Discours sur les moyens employes dans ces derniers tems, & sur-tout dans la seconde expedition du Capitaine Cook, pour conserver la sante des gens de mer, prononce a la Societe Royale de Londres, le 30 Novembre 1776, par le Chevalier Pringle, President.

t. 5 consists of: Observations faites, pendant le second voyage de M. Cook, dans l'hemisphere austral, et autour du monde, sur la geographie, l'histoire naturelle, et la philosophie morale ... / par M. Forster, Pere ...

Library's SR1 set bears the bookplate of James B. Walker and is imperfect, wanting volume 5.

Library's SR2 set bears the armorial bookplate of Frederick Smith Shenstone ("F.S.S.") of Sutton Hall and is complete; marbled endpapers and dyed edges; stamped Commonwealth National Library, 43090 and 26 AUG 1947.

Cited In

Beddie, M. K. Cook (2nd ed.), 1223.

Subjects Adventure (Ship)  |  Resolution (Ship)  |  Voyages around the world -- Early works to 1800.  |  Oceania -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800.  |  Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Forster, Georg, 1754-1794  |  Wales, William, 1734?-1798  |  Furneaux, Tobias, 1735-1781  |  Forster, Johann Reinhold, 1729-1798  |  Suard, J. B. A. (Jean Baptiste Antoine), 1734-1817  |  Hodges, William, 1744-1797  |  Bayly, William, 1737-1810  |  Pringle, John, Sir, 1707-1782. Discourse upon some late improvements of the means for preserving the health of mariners  |  Shenstone, Frederick Smith, 1824-1916 former owner  |  Walker, James B., former owner

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