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An Historical account of all the voyages round the world performed by English navigators : including those lately undertaken by order of His present Majesty : the whole faithfully extracted from the journals of the voyagers : Drake, undertaken in 1577-80, Cavendish, 1586-88, Cowley, 1683-86, Dampier, 1689-96, Cooke, 1708-11, Rogers, 1708-11, Clipperton and Shelvocke, 1719-22, Anson, undertaken in 1740-44, Byron, 1764-66, Wallis, 1766-68, Carteret, 1766-69, and Cook, 1768-71
Bib ID 2752886
Format BookBook
Description London : Printed for F. Newbery ... , 1773-1774 
4 v. : ill., charts, folded maps, ports. ; 22 cm. (8vo) 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK2188.

Notes

"Together with that of Sydney Parkinson, draftsman to Joseph Banks, Esq; ... and the voyage of Mons. Bougainville round the world, performed by order of the French King. Illustrated with maps, charts, and historical prints. In four volumes, to which is added, An appendix. Containing the journal of a voyage to the North Pole, by the Hon. Commodore Phipps, and Captain Lutwidge."

First 2 v. compiled by David Henry.

Vol. 2 is dated 1774 ; the other 3 v. are dated 1773.

Library's SR copy perf. in full leather with spine title: Voyages round the world.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK2188.

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed), 655 (v.3, pp. 165-470; v.4, pp. 1-122)

Subjects Bougainville, Louis-Antoine de, comte, 1729-1811 -- Travel.  |  Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Travel.  |  Dampier, William, 1652-1715 -- Travel.  |  Mulgrave, Constantine John Phipps, Baron, 1744-1792 -- Travel.  |  Parkinson, Sydney, 1745?-1771 -- Travel.  |  Discoveries in geography -- English -- Early works to 1800.  |  Voyages around the world -- Early works to 1800.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Henry, David, 1710-1792

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