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THE JOURNAL OF H.M.S. RESOLUTION 1772-1775 - Cook, Captain James - 1981. [1221518]
Genesis Publications & Hedley Fine Art Books, London 1981 - London, Sydney: Genesis Publications & Hedley Fine Art Books, 1981. Limited edition: 124/500. Folio. [6] + 807pp + [9]. 1 facsimile page of Forster Journal, 3 illustrations, 4 vignettes, 4 portraits and 11 charts / Coastal Views and 12 plates (5 in colour). Frontispiece. Marble endpapers. Three-quarter crimson pigskin with 5 raised bands decorated with gilt lines, gilt title and patterns on spine, gilt image of the HMS Resolution on front cover. Slipcase of same matching color. Printed on fine paper. Preface by the Earl Mountbatten (3 pages). Page 13-115 is a historical introduction describing in detail Cook's second voyage. Page 143-780 contain the Journal in facsimile. HEAVY BOOK. Expect extra postage. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
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