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An abridgement of Captain Cook's first and second voyages : the first performed in the years 1768, 1769, 1770 and 1771, the second in the years 1772, 1773, 1774 and 1775 ... including an abridgement of Captain Furneaux's narrative of his proceedings ... : to which is added a narrative of Commodore Phipps's (now Lord Mulgrave) voyage to the North Pole : also an extract from Forster's introduction to his History of northern discoveries on the progress of navigation
Bib ID 5975801
Format BookBook
Edition 6th ed. 
Description London : Printed for G. Kearsley, 1788 
viii, 430 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 18 cm. (12mo) 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK3869.

Notes

"Extracted from the quarto edition in five volumes"

Includes indexes.

Signatures: A²B¹²T¹¹

Library's Petherick copy in half blue leather, bound subsequent to publication with spine title: Cook's voyages pt 2. Spine work Pt.2; BRI incorrectly labelled.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK3869.

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed), 31.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Travel -- Antarctica.  |  Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Travel -- Oceania.  |  Furneaux, Tobias, 1735-1781 -- Travel.  |  Mulgrave, Constantine John Phipps, Baron, 1744-1792 -- Travel  |  Discoveries in geography -- Early works to 1800.  |  Voyages around the world -- Early works to 1800.  |  Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800.  |  Oceania -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Cook, James, 1728-1779. Voyage towards the South Pole and round the world  |  Furneaux, Tobias, 1735-1781  |  Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773. Account of the voyages undertaken by the order of His Present Majesty for making discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere  |  Kearsley, George, -1790  |  Mulgrave, Constantine John Phipps, Baron, 1744-1792

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