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A voyage round the world with Captain James Cook in H.M.S. Resolution / by Anders Sparrman ; introduction & notes by Owen Rutter ; wood-engravings by Peter Barker-Mill
Bib ID 2286782
Format BookBook
Author
Sparrman, Anders, 1748-1820
 
Uniform Title Resa till Goda Hoppsudden. English
Description London : Golden Cockerel Press, 1944 
218 p., [2] leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill.,1 map, music ; 32 cm. 
Notes

Translation of the second volume of Sparrman's Resa Till Goda Hoppsudden, partly translated by Averil Mackenzie-Grieve from the French translation, Un compagnon suedois du capitaine James Cook au cours de son deuxieme voyage, and partly by Huldine Beamish from the original.

"Produced and published by Christopher Sandford and Owen Rutter at the Golden Cockerel Press, London, in 14 pt. Perpetua type on Arnold's mould-made paper, and finished on the 27th day of October, 1944. Compositors: J. W. Perrin and W. F. North. Pressman: W. H. Solly. The Edition is limited to 350 numbered copies of which numbers 1-50 are specially bound" --Colophon.

National Library copy NK4339 is no. 124 of the limited ed. of 350 numbered copies; and copy FERG/7247 is no. 329 of the same edition. SRq copy is no. 21 of the 50 specially bound copies (within the overall limitation of 350), bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in white morocco, decorated and gilt, top edge gilt, outer and lower edges uncut.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK4339.

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Beddie, 1284.

Holmes, 92*.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779.  |  Resolution (Ship)  |  Voyages around the world.  |  New Zealand -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Oceania -- Discovery and exploration.
Other authors/contributors Sandford, Christopher  |  Mackenzie-Grieve, Averil  |  Rutter, Owen, 1889-1944  |  Barker-Mill, Peter  |  Beamish, Huldine V  |  Golden Cockerel Press

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