Complete First Edition Set of the Voyages of Captain James Cook
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Published 1773-1784
 
   

Complete First Edition Set of the Voyages of Captain James Cook
 
(Eight Volumes with Large Folio Atlas)
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Published 1773-1784
 
   

Nineteenth Century Spines and Boards in keeping with the original style, full tan calf with gilt embossing and letters, and an absolutely beautifully bound and presented set of the elusive and sought after books.

Captain Cook. By John Hawksworth. The Voyages of Discovery in the Southern Hemisphere, Performed by Byron, Wallis, Carteret and Cook, in H.M.S. DOLPHIN, SWALLOW, and ENDEAVOUR. Drawn from Journals Kept by the Commanders, and the Papers of Joseph Banks. In Three Volumes. Illustrated with Cuts and a Great Variety of Maps and Charts of the Lands as First Discovered.

Captain Cook. A Voyage Towards the South Pole and Around the World in H.M.S. RESOLUTION and H.M.S. ADVENTURE in 1772, 1773, 1774, and 1775. Written by James Cook, Commander of H.M.S. RESOLUTION. Includes Captain Furneaux's Narrative of His Proceedings in H.M.S. ADVENTURE During the Separation of the Ships. Two Volumes. Illustrated with Engraved Maps and Charts and a Variety of Portraits and Views Drawn During the Voyage by Mr. Hodges.

Captain Cook. Voyage to the North Pacific Ocean for Making Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere and to Determine the Position and Extent of the West Side of North America, its Distance from Asia and the Practicality of a Northern Passage to Europe. Performed under the Direction of Captains Cook, Clerke and Gore in H.M.S. RESOLUTION and H.M.S. DISCOVERY, 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1780. In Three Volumes. Volumes I and II Written by Captain James Cook, Volume III by Captain James King. Illustrated with Engraved Maps and Charts from the Original Drawings by Lieutenant Henry Roberts under the Direction of Captain Cook. With a Great Variety of Engraved Portraits, Views of Places ... Read More