A New, authentic, and complete collection of voyages round the world, undertaken and performed by royal authority

London : Printed for the proprietors, and published by Alex. Hogg ..., 1784.; 1009 pages, 963 with full-text search

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Creator
Anderson, G. W. (George William)
Cook, James, 1728-1779.
Title
A New, authentic, and complete collection of voyages round the world, undertaken and performed by royal authority : containing an authentic, entertaining, full, and complete history of Captain Cook's first, second, third and last voyages, undertaken by order of his present Majesty, for making discoveries in geography, navigation, astronomy, &c. in the southern and northern hemispheres & c. &c. &c. ... the whole comprehending a full account, from the earliest period to the present time ...
CIHM/ICMH microfiche series ; no. 18399
Published
London : Printed for the proprietors, and published by Alex. Hogg ..., 1784.
Identifier
18399
FC 02 0203 no. 18399
Subject
Cook, James,1728-1779.
Byron, John,1723-1786.
Wallis, Samuel,1728-1795.
Carteret, Philip,d. 1796.
Phipps, Constantine John,1744-1792.
Anson, George,1697-1762.
Drake, Francis,Sir,1540?-1596.
Carteret, Philip,m. 1796.
Voyages around the world.
Voyages autour du monde.
Document source
Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Library Division, Provincial Archives of British Columbia.
Notes
10 microfiches (509 fr.) : ill., maps, ports.
"It is proper to observe, that some other Editions of these Works ... would cost a Purchaser the enormous Sum of upwards of Twenty Guiness ... but the PRESENT EDITION, by being published in only EIGHTY SIX-PENNY NUMBERS ... enables every Person, whatever may be his Circumstances, to become familiarly acquainted with those extraordinary and important Voyages and Discoveries ..."
In double columns.
Tables.
The final two pages of the List of Subscribers and the publisher's catalogue are wanting.
Bibliography of Captain James Cook / M.K. Beddie, no. 18.
iv, [5]-655, [4] p. : ill., maps, ports ; 39 cm.
Collection
Monographs
Language
English
URL
http://www.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.18399