1784-1786, English, Book, Illustrated edition: A New, authentic, and complete collection of voyages round the world, undertaken and performed by royal authority : ...of Capt. Cook's first, second, third and last voyages ...for making discoveries in...the southern and northern hemispheres, &c. &c. &c. and successively performed in the years 1768...1780 :The first voyage... together with Capt. Furneaux's narrative of his proceedings in the Adventure during the separation of the ships in the second voyage : to which will be added genuine narratives of other voyages...viz... Lord Byron, Capt. Wallis,... / the whole of these voyages of Capt. Cook &c. now publishing under the ...direction of George William Anderson...assisted by a principal officer who sailed in the Resolution sloop and by many other gentlemen of the most distinguished naval abilities.

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A New, authentic, and complete collection of voyages round the world, undertaken and performed by royal authority : ...of Capt. Cook's first, second, third and last voyages ...for making discoveries in...the southern and northern hemispheres, &c. &c. &c. and successively performed in the years 1768...1780 :The first voyage... together with Capt. Furneaux's narrative of his proceedings in the Adventure during the separation of the ships in the second voyage : to which will be added genuine narratives of other voyages...viz... Lord Byron, Capt. Wallis,... / the whole of these voyages of Capt. Cook &c. now publishing under the ...direction of George William Anderson...assisted by a principal officer who sailed in the Resolution sloop and by many other gentlemen of the most distinguished naval abilities
 
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Physical Description
  • iv, [5]-655, [5] p., [157] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., charts, maps, ports ; 40 cm.
  • 80 parts, unbound : ill., charts, maps, ports ; 40 cm.
Published
  • London : Printed for the proprietors, and published by Alex. Hogg ..., 1784-[1786]
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • A New, authentic, and complete collection of voyages round the world, undertaken and performed by royal authority : ...of Capt. Cook's first, second, third and last voyages ...for making discoveries in...the southern and northern hemispheres, &​c. &​c. &​c. and successively performed in the years 1768...1780 :The first voyage... together with Capt. Furneaux's narrative of his proceedings in the Adventure during the separation of the ships in the second voyage : to which will be added genuine narratives of other voyages...viz... Lord Byron, Capt. Wallis,... /​ the whole of these voyages of Capt. Cook &​c. now publishing under the ...direction of George William Anderson...assisted by a principal officer who sailed in the Resolution sloop and by many other gentlemen of the most distinguished naval abilities.
Other Authors
  • Anderson, George William.
Published
  • London : Printed for the proprietors, and published by Alex. Hogg ..., 1784-[1786]
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • iv, [5]-655, [5] p., [157] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., charts, maps, ports ; 40 cm.
  • 80 parts, unbound : ill., charts, maps, ports ; 40 cm.
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  • Originally issued in 80 weekly parts Title on p [5] reads: A genuine and complete history of the whole of Capt Cook's voyages [etc ] Frontispiece is port of Cook, engraved at foot of plate: "Accurately drawn from an original painting &​ engraved by Mr Thornton Sept 11, 1784 " At top of plate: "Frontispiece to Anderson's Large folio edition, etc " Beddie, A new, authentic, and complete collection of voyages round the world, undertaken and performed by royal authority : ...of Capt. Cook's first, second, third and last voyages ...for making discoveries in...the southern and northern hemispheres, &​c. &​c. &​c. and successively performed in the years 1768...1780 :The first voyage... together with Capt. Furneaux's narrative of his proceedings in the Adventure during the separation of the ships in the second voyage : to which will be added genuine narratives of other voyages...viz... Lord Byron, Capt. Wallis,... the whole of these voyages of Capt. Cook &​c. now publishing under the ...direction of George William Anderson...assisted by a principal officer who sailed in the Resolution sloop and by many other gentlemen of the most distinguished naval abilities.
Notes
  • National Library of Australia's copy at NK5656 is a complete set of the 80 parts, as issued by the publisher - untrimmed and in wrappers; loosely inserted with part 1 is Alexander Hogg's promissory note, which reads: "King's Arms, no. 16 Pasternoster Row, London. If this work should unavoidably exceed eighty numbers, I hereby promise to deliver to each subscriber all above that quantity gratis on producing this my promisory note. And also to return the money for any quantities of number purchased if the whole is not completed in eighty weeks time".; in two boxes (issues 1-40 and 41-80 respectively) with the first bearing the bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1784/​11).
  • National Library of Australia's SRf 3 copy has a contemporary manuscript invoice loosely inserted for payments made 25 May - 1 June 1818.
  • National Library of Australia's SRf 2 copy rebound.
  • National Library of Australia's SRF1 copy rebound with repairs and looses to some pages; stamped Australia House, London. Australian Reference Library.
  • also available online http:/​/​nla.gov.au/​nla.obj-674833791
  • Frontispiece is port. of Cook, engraved at foot of plate: "Accurately drawn from an original painting &​ engraved by Mr. Thornton ... Sept. 11, 1784." At top of plate: "Frontispiece to Anderson's Large folio edition, etc."
  • Originally issued in 80 weekly parts.
  • Title on p. [5] reads: A genuine and complete history of the whole of Capt. Cook's voyages [etc.]
Cited In
  • Beddie, 18.
Language
  • English
Dewey Number
  • 910.41
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