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Cook's first voyage, vol. I, prints and proofs, 1768-1771
Bib ID 7539759
Format PicturePicture [still image, cartographic image, volume]
Description 1768-1771 
39 prints : lithograph, black and white ; 29 x 56.5 cm or smaller, in volume 58.5 x 43 cm 
25 maps : black and white ; 46 x 67.6 cm or smaller, in volume 58.5 x 43 cm 
Series

Cook's first, second and third voyages of prints and proofs, 1768-1780.

Summary

Album of Captain James Cook's 1st voyage of prints and proofs. Includes portraits of Captain James Cook and a Maori warrior, pictures of the people, customs, ceremonial objects, landscapes, plant species, and maps of the islands, ports, harbours, and coastlines of the southern end of South America, Pacific Islands, New Zealand, and parts of New South Wales. Also contains one map of the Southern Hemisphere.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from album.

Part of: Cook's first, second and third voyages of prints and proofs, 1768-1780.

Inscriptions: "Skottowe Hall Library"--Printed on label inside front cover.

Condition: Spotting, stained, yellowing.

Leatherbound spine and edges with gold lettering.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Travel -- Pictorial works.  |  Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Portraits.  |  Maori (New Zealand people) -- New Zealand -- Portraits.  |  Voyages and travels -- Early works to 1800.  |  Voyages around the world -- Pictorial works.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- Pictorial works.  |  New South Wales -- Discovery and exploration -- Pictorial works.  |  South America -- Discovery and exploration -- Pictorial works.  |  Micronesia -- Discovery and exploration -- Pictorial works.  |  Polynesia -- Discovery and exploration -- Pictorial works.  |  Melanesia -- Discovery and exploration -- Pictorial works.  |  New Zealand -- Discovery and exploration -- Pictorial works.  |  Australia -- Maps.  |  New South Wales -- Maps.  |  South America -- Maps.  |  Micronesia -- Maps.  |  Polynesia -- Maps.  |  Melanesia -- Maps.  |  New Zealand -- Maps.  |  Southern Hemisphere -- Maps.

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