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Troisieme voyage de Cook, ou, Journal d'une expedition faite dans la mer Pacifique du sud & du nord, en 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 & 1780 : traduit de l'anglois
Bib ID 233529
Format BookBook
Author
Rickman, John
 
Uniform Title Journal of Captain Cook's last voyage to the Pacific Ocean on Discovery
Printer ([Paris? : De l'Imprimerie de Valade)
Description A Paris : Chez Pissot ...; Laporte ..., 1782 
[iv], x, [1], 508 p., [2] leaves of folded plates : 1 folded ill., folded map ; 21 cm. (8vo). 
Notes

Attributed in John Rickman; previously attributed to John Ledyard, and also to William Ellis.

A translation of Journal of Captain Cook's last voyage to the Pacific Ocean on Discovery - "a surreptitious and anonymous publication which anticipated the authorised account"--Beddie, no. 1607.

Translated by J.N. Demeunier.

"De l'Imprimerie de Valade" appears on p. 508. This colophon appears only in the second corrected state.

Head- and tail-pieces; title vignette.

Library's two SR copies are copies of the second corrected state.

Library's SR2 copy has a mark of ownership, a stamp on t.p. and accession no. 100113. The frontispiece is placed after the preface.

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed.), 1611.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Journeys.  |  Islands of the Pacific -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Oceania -- Discovery and exploration -- British.  |  Australian.  |  18th century -- Islands of the Pacific -- Discovery and exploration.  |  18th century -- Oceania -- Discovery and exploration.  |  18th century -- Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Journeys.
Other authors/contributors Demeunier, M. (Jean Nicolas), 1741-1814  |  Ledyard, John, 1751-1789  |  Ellis, William Wade, 1751-1785
Also Titled

Journal d'une expedition faite dans la mer Pacifique du sud & du nord en 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 & 1780.


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