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A compendious history of Captain Cook's first and second voyages : the first performed in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, in the Endeavour ; the second in 1772, 1773, 1774 and 1775, in the Resolution and Adventure ; including an abridgement of Capt. Furneaux's narrative of his proceedings during the separation of the two ships
Bib ID 887666
Format BookBook
Description London : Printed for G. Kearsley, 1784 
[ii], iv, [1], 307, [1] p. ; 18 cm. (12mo) 
Notes

Advertisements at foot of t.p. and on p. [1] at end.

"Adapted from the quarto editions published by the Admiralty. Published uniformly with this: A compendious history of Captain Cook's last voyage, and An abridgement of Captain Cook's last voyage." --Beddie, p. 4.

Signatures: A²B⁶Dd⁴

Library's SR full leather copy with spine title: Cook's 1 & 2 voyages.

Contains the Ferguson Collection bookplate.

Cited In

Beddie, M.K. Cook (2nd ed), 15.

ESTC, t144731.

Subjects Furneaux, Tobias, 1735-1781 -- Travel.  |  Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Travel -- Oceania.  |  Resolution (Ship)  |  Adventure (Ship)  |  Voyages around the world -- Early works to 1800.  |  Oceania -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Furneaux, Tobias, 1735-1781  |  Cook, James, 1728-1779. Abridgement of Captain Cook's last voyage performed in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1790  |  G. Kearsley (Printer)
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A compendious history of Captain Cook's last voyage performed in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1780

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