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An authentic narrative of a voyage performed by Captain Cook and Captain Clerke, in His Majesty's ships Resolution and Discovery during the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, and 1780 : in search of a north-west passage between the continents of Asia and America : including a faithful account of all their discoveries, and the unfortunate death of Captain Cook : illustrated with a chart and a variety of cuts / by W. Ellis
Bib ID 1949841
Format BookBook
Author
Ellis, William, 1794-1872
 
Description London : Printed for G. Robinson ... ; J. Sewell ... ; and J. Debrett ..., 1782 
2 v., ([10], 358; [8], 347 p.), [22] leaves of plates : [1] folded chart, ports. ; 24 cm. (8vo) 
Notes

Includes contents.

Binder's title: Cook's voyage.

Half t.p.

National Library of Australia's FERG/7190 copy untrimmed and in blue publisher's boards.

National Library of Australia's SR copy is ex libris, Robert Clavering and also inscribed "J. Clavering".

National Library of Australia'sGMM set has Gregory M. Mathews bookplate and is stamped "Cross, Binders to the King".

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed), 1599.

C & C 3576.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779.  |  Clerke, Charles, 1741-1779.  |  Resolution (Ship)  |  Discovery (Ship)  |  Voyages around the world -- Early works to 1800.  |  Oceania -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Clavering, Robert former owner  |  Clavering, John former owner  |  G. Robinson (Bookseller)  |  J. Sewell (Bookseller)  |  J. Debrett (Bookseller)

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    GMM 910.4 ELL
    Copy: Mathews collection (hbk) - volume 1
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    GMM 910.4 ELL
    Copy: Mathews collection (hbk) - volume 2
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    SR COOK 58
    Copy: SR (hbk) - volume 1
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    SR COOK 59
    Copy: SR (hbk) - volume 2
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