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An authentic narrative of a voyage to the Pacific Ocean: performed by Captain Cook, and Captain Clerke, [electronic resource] : 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].

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74VKplw0N80d

An authentic narrative of a voyage to the Pacific Ocean: performed by Captain Cook, and Captain Clerke, [electronic resource] : 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].

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An authentic narrative of a voyage to the Pacific Ocean: performed by Captain Cook, and Captain Clerke, [electronic resource] : 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].

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An authentic narrative of a voyage to the Pacific Ocean: performed by Captain Cook, and Captain Clerke, [electronic resource] : 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].

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Philadelphia : Printed and sold by Robert Bell, in Third-Street. Price two thirds of a dollar, M,DCC,LXXXIII. [1783]

Uniform title

Authentic narrative of a voyage performed by Captain Cook and Captain Clerke.

Date

M,DCC,LXXXIII. [1783]

Record Identifier

74VKplw0N80d

Language

English

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Contents

[3],10-96,99-229,[3]p. ; 8°.

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Publisher

Philadelphia : Printed and sold by Robert Bell, in Third-Street. Price two thirds of a dollar, M,DCC,LXXXIII. [1783]

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An authentic narrative of a voyage to the Pacific Ocean: performed by Captain Cook, and Captain Clerke, [electronic resource] : 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...

Variant title

Authentic narrative of a voyage performed by Captain Cook and Captain Clerke.

NOTES

General note

Bookseller's advertisement, p. 112.

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.

Reproduction of original from British Library.

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

With a final advertisement leaf.

Citation / References Note

ESTC W11723.

Evans, 17921.

Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 4294.

Additional physical form availability note

Also available in microfilm held offsite at RAV/FM4/51.

Reproduction note

Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.

Date Published

M,DCC,LXXXIII. [1783]

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