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A New, authentic and complete collection of voyages round the world, undertaken and performed by royal authority : ... Captain Cook's first, second, third and last voyages ... for making new discoveries in geography, navigation, astronomy &c in the southern and northern hemispheres &c. &c. &c., and successively performed in the years 1768 ... 1780 : ... Together with a narrative of Capt. Furneaux's proceedings in the Adventure during the separation of the ships in the second voyage during which period several of his people were destroyed by the natives of Queen Charlotte's Sound ... / the whole of these voyages of Capt. James Cook, &c. being newly written by the editors from the authentic journals of several principal officers and other gentlemen ... who sailed in the various ships, and now publishing under the immediate direction of George William Anderson, Esq. assisted, very materially, by a principal officer who sailed in the Resolution sloop, and by many other gentlemen of the Royal Navy.

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Title A New, authentic and complete collection of voyages round the world, undertaken and performed by royal authority : ... Captain Cook's first, second, third and last voyages ... for making new discoveries in geography, navigation, astronomy &c in the southern and northern hemispheres &c. &c. &c., and successively performed in the years 1768 ... 1780 : ... Together with a narrative of Capt. Furneaux's proceedings in the Adventure during the separation of the ships in the second voyage during which period several of his people were destroyed by the natives of Queen Charlotte's Sound ... / the whole of these voyages of Capt. James Cook, &c. being newly written by the editors from the authentic journals of several principal officers and other gentlemen ... who sailed in the various ships, and now publishing under the immediate direction of George William Anderson, Esq. assisted, very materially, by a principal officer who sailed in the Resolution sloop, and by many other gentlemen of the Royal Navy.
Other title Cook's voyages
Publisher &/or associated date/s London : Printed for Alex Hogg, [1784-1786?]
Description 655 p., [157] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., charts, maps, ports. ; 39 cm.
Note Includes a List of subscribers.
Originally issued in 80 weekly six penny parts.
Title on p. [5]: A new, genuine, and complete history of the whole of Capt. Cook's voyages ....
Cited in Beddie: 19
Exhibitions note Exhibited: "Australian Journeys Gallery," National Museum of Australia, 2007-2019.
Local note Bound at some time subsequent to publication by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in half leather.
Subjects Cook, James, -- 1728-1779 -- Journeys -- Pacific Area
Discoveries in geography -- English -- Early works to 1800
Voyages around the world -- Early works to 1800
Pacific Area -- Discovery and exploration -- English
Other Authors &/or Associated Persons Anderson, George William
Call number EDWARDS 910.45 NEW
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A00932302 EDWARDS 910.45 NEW
Edwards Rare Collection   . Not for Loan .  
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