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Cook, J.: Voyage Au Pole Austral et Autour du Monde (1778)

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    James Cook (1728-1779)Capitaine Tobias Furneaux (1735-1781) –  Georg Forster (1754-1794) – Johann Reinhold Forster (1729-1798)

     

    Voyage au Pole Austral et autour du Monde, Fait sur les vaisseaux de Roi l’Aventure & la Résolution, en 1772, 1773, 1774 & 1775. Écrit par Jacques Cook, commandant de la Résolution ; dans lequel on a inféré la relation du capitaine Furneaux & celle de messieurs Forster. Traduit de l’anglois. 6 volumes.

     

    Paris, 1778. 8vo. Hardcover. Contemporary half leather binding, boards in marbled papers with leather corners. Gilt title and decorations on the spine.

     

    Volume 1: xl, 461 pp. ; Volume 2: (2), 432 pp. ; Volume 3: (2), 428 pp. ; Volume 4: 388 pp. ; Volume 5: (2), 368 pp. ; Volume 6: 317 pp.

     

    Good antiquarian condition. Bookplate on all volumes. Minor browning on the external corners of few leaves at the beginning and ending of each volume.

     

    Text in French.

     

     

     

    Additional information
    YEAR OF PUBLICATION:
    1778
    PLACE OF PUBLICATION:
    Paris
    Pages:
    xl, 461 pp. ; (2), 432 pp. ; (2), 428 pp. ; 388 pp. ; (2), 368 pp. ; 317 pp.
    Binding:
    half leather binding
    Condition:
    3, good condition