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An authentic narrative of a voyage performed by Captain Cook and Captain Clerke, in His Majesty's ships Resolution and Discovery, during the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1780; in search of a north-west passage between the continents of Asia and America : including a faithful account of all their discoveries, and the unfortunate death of Captain Cook : illustrated with a chart.

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910.924/C771.2/45 SET

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74VKmgLmAEZM

An authentic narrative of a voyage performed by Captain Cook and Captain Clerke, in His Majesty's ships Resolution and Discovery, during the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1780; in search of a north-west passage between the continents of Asia and America : including a faithful account of all their discoveries, and the unfortunate death of Captain Cook : illustrated with a chart.

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An authentic narrative of a voyage performed by Captain Cook and Captain Clerke, in His Majesty's ships Resolution and Discovery, during the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1780; in search of a north-west passage between the continents of Asia and America : including a faithful account of all their discoveries, and the unfortunate death of Captain Cook : illustrated with a chart.

Full title

An authentic narrative of a voyage performed by Captain Cook and Captain Clerke, in His Majesty's ships Resolution and Discovery, during the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1780; in search of a north-west passage between the continents of Asia and America : including a faithful account of all their discoveries, and the unfortunate death of Captain Cook : illustrated with a chart.

Publisher

Altenburg : Printed and sold by Gottlob Emanuel Richter, 1788.

Date

1788.

Call Numbers

910.924/C771.2/45 SET

Record Identifier

74VKmgLmAEZM

Language

English

Formats

Physical Description

Contents

2 v. (viii, 220 p., [1] folded leaf of plate ; iv, 223 p., [3] folded leaves of plates) : ill., folded maps ; 19 cm.(8vo)

Publication information

Publisher

Altenburg : Printed and sold by Gottlob Emanuel Richter, 1788.

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An authentic narrative of a voyage performed by Captain Cook and Captain Clerke, in His Majesty's ships Resolution and Discovery, during the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1780; in search of a north-west passage between the continents of Asia and America : including a faithful account of all their discoveries, and the unfortunate death of Captain...

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NOTES

General note

Attributed to both William Ellis and John Rickman.

Mitchell Library copy : Ex libris of "Bibliothek des Kronprinzen" with book plate "Victoria Imperatrix Regina".

Mitchell Library copy accompanied by 3rd vol. in same contemporary binding containing 47 plates from "A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean ...", London : John Fielding ..., 1784-1786.

Date Published

1788.

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PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

910.924/C771.2/45 SET

Record Identifier

74VKmgLmAEZM

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DDC

910.41

MMS ID

991020633799702626

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