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COOK, James.

Rare books by and about James Cook, including first editions, copies in fine bindings, handsome library sets, original maps, signed ephemera and engraved portraits.

Regularly stocked editions of Cook’s works include attractively bound editions of The Life of Captain James Cook; A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean; An Account of the Voyages undertaken by the order of his Present Majesty for Making Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere.

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  1. An Account of the Voyages undertaken by the order of his Present Majesty for Making Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere,
    First edition of the official account of Cook's first voyage, together with previous exploratory expeditions under Byron, Carteret and Wallis, compiled by John Hawkesworth. The primary purpose of Cook's voyage in Endeavour was the observation of the transit of Venus from Tahiti, and then to continue the enterprise of geographical... Learn More
    £9,750

    Stock Code: 87127

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  2. Carte des découvertes du Capne. Carteret dans la Nouvelle Bretagne
    An interesting map with the Island of Papua New Guinea with the discoveries of Captain Carteret. From the French Edition of Cook's Voyages published 1774-1785. Engraved by Robert Benard. Learn More
    £245

    Stock Code: 78204

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  3. A CHART of the SOUTHERN EXTREMITY of AMERICA.
    A simple and clear map of the southern tip of South America with the Falkland Islands, showing Cook's route around Cape Horn. Inset map at lower right of Staten Island. From Captain Cooke's Third Voyage. Learn More
    £295

    Stock Code: 55016

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  4. The Life of Captain James Cook.

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