voyage to the Pacific ocean. Undertaken, by the command of His Majesty, for making discoveries in the Northern hemisphere, to determine the position and extent of the west side of North America; its distance from Asia; and the practicability of a northern

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Names
Cook, James (1728-1779) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1784
Place: London
Publisher: Printed by W. and A. Strahan, for G. Nicol, & T. Cadell
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KF+ 1784 (Cook, J. Voyage to the Pacific Ocean) Text and atlas c.3
Topics
Voyages around the world
Notes
Content: The plates, including maps and charts, are numbered 1-87, 64 of which, marked * in the list of plates, are bound separately.
Physical Description
Extent: 3 v. plates (part fold.) maps (part fold.) 30 x 23 cm. and atlas. 58 cm.
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13034169
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3104eaf0-c604-012f-0690-58d385a7bc34
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x voyage to the Pacific ocean. Undertaken, by the command of His Majesty, for making discoveries in the Northern hemisphere, to determine the position and extent of the west side of North America; its distance from Asia; and the practicability of a northern passage to Europe. Performed under the direction of Captains Cook, Clerke, and Gore, in His Majesty's ships the Resolution and Discovery, in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, and 1780
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