A New, Genuine, and Complete History of the Whole of Capt. Cooks Voyages, Undertaken and Performed by Royal Authority. Being the Most Accurate, Elegant and Perfect Edition of the whole Works and Discoveries of That Celebrated Circumn
Hardcover. London, Alexander Hogg, Book: Fair, Dust Jacket: None, 652 pages, plus 28 foldout maps and 130 engravings. Folio,10 1/4" X 15 1/2". Binding is solid but overall condition fair. Front cover detached, moderate foxing throughout. The frontispiece portrait of Cook has been pasted to the inside front cover. A list of subscribers in rear. Early pages torn with loss of paper. Of notable interest are the folio size copper engravings printed on s slightly heavier paper. Most are in good to very good condition and suitable for framing. SOLD AS IS. See photographs. Approximately 110 of the engravings have only minor edgewear and some foxing. the others will need some restoration. The volume is quite large and will require extra postage for overseas shipping.
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