Cook’s Voyage Towards The South Pole & Round The World

$300

By Captain James COOK

1 in stock

Description

Subtitled: Performed in His Majesty’s Ships the ‘Resolution’ and ‘Adventure’, in the years 1772, 1773, 1774, and 1775

These two volumes constitute the facsimile (reprint of the 1777 original) published by the Libraries Board of South Australia in 1970 (Australiana Facsimile Editions No. 191). Containing numerous full-page, double-page and fold-out plates, this is a beautiful production of the official report on Cook’s Second Voyage.

Cloth a little marked in places; tape marks on title page of volume one; a very good set.