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A voyage towards the South Pole, and round the world: performed in His Majesty's ships the Resolution and Adventure, in the years 1772, 1773, 1774, and 1775

Creator/Contributor:
Cook, James, 1728-1779, creator
Furneaux, Tobias, 1735-1781
Hodges, William, 1744-1797
Place Of Origin:
England
London
Publisher:
Printed for W. Strahan and T. Cadell
Creation Date:
1779
Edition:
3rd ed.
Extent:
2 v. : ill., maps (some fold.), plans, ports. ; 30 cm.
Language:
English
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
A vocabulary of the language of the Society Isles -- A discourse upon some late improvements of the means for preserving the health of mariners / by Sir John Pringle, Baronet.
Subjects:
Voyages around the world
Oceania--Discovery and exploration
Antarctica--Discovery and exploration
Attribution:
written by James Cook, Commander of the Resolution ; in which is included, Captain Furneaux's narrative of his proceedings in the Adventure during separation of the ships ; illustrated with maps and charts, and a variety of portraits of persons and views of places, drawn during the voyage by Mr. Hodges, and engraved by the most eminent masters.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
G420 .C66 1779
Repository:
Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990050068140203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990050068140203941/catalog