An Account of the Voyages undertaken by the order of His present Majesty for making discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere : and successively performed by Commodore Byron, Captain Wallis, Captain Carteret, and Captain Cook, in the Dolphin, the Swallow, an

Collection: Osher Map Library Book Collection

Title: An Account of the Voyages undertaken by the order of His present Majesty for making discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere : and successively performed by Commodore Byron, Captain Wallis, Captain Carteret, and Captain Cook, in the Dolphin, the Swallow, and the Endeavour : in three volumes drawn up from the journals which were kept by the several commanders, and from the papers of Joseph Banks, Esq by John Hawkesworth .

Alternative Title: Cook's Voyages : First Voyage

Barcode: 11529

Author: Cadell, Thomas (1773 -1836), Hawkesworth, John (approximately 1715 -1773), Strahan, William (1715 -1785)

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Date: 1773

Language: English

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Notes: First edition in quarto. Errors in paging: v. 1, page after p. 138 is numbered 139-360 v. 2, p. 189 misnumbered. 191 MS. note on p.139-360 of a B.L. copy states that the first voyage in this volume, that of Commodore Byron, was intended as the third voyage in the collection but was placed as the first voyage this seems to account for the peculiar pagination of p.139. --ESTC";"Pagination and register continuous in vols. 2 and 3 (cf. ESTC) v. 2 paged [1]-410 v. 3 paged [411]-799 Charts, plans and views unnumbered illustrative plates numbered 1-23 (1-12, 17-18 in v. 2 13-16, 19-20 in v. 3 21-23 in v. 1). Plate 21 misnumbered: 22 pl. 22 misnumbered: 23 pl. 23 misnumb.: 21. Errata (v. 1: p. xxxvi, [xxxvii]-[xxxix], 3rd count v. 2: p. [1], 2nd count) All four accounts of voyages with several chapters on South America.

Physical Description: 3 volumes: illustrations, maps, plans (charts, plans and views unnumbered)

Accession Number: OML-1773-7.1

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/11529.0001