A voyage to the Pacific Ocean ... for making discoveries in the northern hemisphere ... The second edition. James Cook, Capt.
A voyage to the Pacific Ocean ... for making discoveries in the northern hemisphere ... The second edition

A voyage to the Pacific Ocean ... for making discoveries in the northern hemisphere ... The second edition

London: 1784. 3 volumes, 4to, complete with 87 plates and charts, many folding and / or double page; (some copies have 63 plates and charts in a separate atlas volume; in this set, these plates are bound in the text volumes); later full calf, red and black morocco labels on spines; joints cracked, all volumes rubbed and slightly worn, occasional spots and stains, but in all a good, complete set. This was Cook's last voyage, as he was killed in Hawaii before its completion. The plates are among the most iconic of all his voyages. Beddie, Bibliography of Captain James Cook, no. 1552. Item #48148

Price: $9,500.00

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