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An authentic narrative of a voyage to the Pacific Ocean: [electronic resource] : performed by Captain Cook, and Captain Clerke, in his Britannic Majesty's ships, the Resolution, and Discovery, in the years, 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, and 1780. : Including, a faithful account of all their discoveries in this last voyage, the unfortunate death of Captain Cook, at the island of O-why-ee, and the return of the ships to England under Captain Gore. : Also a large introduction, exhibiting, an account of the several voyages round the globe; with an abstract of the principal expeditions to Hudson's Bay, for the discovery of a north-west-passage. / By an officer on board the Discovery. ; Volume the first[-second]
Bib ID 3378374
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Rickman, John
 
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Description Philadelphia: : Printed and sold by Robert Bell, in Third-Street. Price two thirds of a dollar.--, M,DCC,LXXXIII. [1783] 
[3], 10-96, 99-229, [1] p. ; 21 cm. (8vo) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 17921.

Notes

Erroneously attributed to William Ellis by Evans and others. Textually a reprint of Rickman's Journal of Captain Cook's last voyage to the Pacific Ocean.

The second volume (p. [113]-[230]) has separate title page.

Bookseller's advertisement, p. 112.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Evans 17921

Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 4294

Forbes, D.W. Hawaii, 54

Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 17921). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779.  |  Clerke, Charles, 1741-1779.  |  Voyages around the world.  |  Voyages and travels.  |  Northwest Passage.  |  Oceania.  |  Oceania -- Description and travel.
Form/genre Booksellers' advertisements
Place United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Other authors/contributors Ellis, William

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