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A voyage to the Pacific Ocean

undertaken by command of His Majesty, for making discoveries in the northern hemisphere : performed under the direction of Captains Cook, Clerke, and Gore, in the years 1777, 1778, 1779, 1780.

Published by Printed by M. Brown ... in Newcastle .
Written in English.

Edition Notes

"Vol. II."

Part of a CIHM set. For individual microfiches in this set see CIHM microfiche nos. 17751-17753.

Volume I has title: Captain Cook's voyages round the world.

"The narrative is written partly in the 1st person, following Cook's journal, and partly in the 3rd person, paraphrased from the official account ..." (Cf. New South Wales. Public Library, Sydney. Mitchell Library. Bibliography of Captain James Cook. Sydney, 1928, p. 10)--National Union Catalog pre-1956 imprints.

Includes Cook's third voyage, Phipps's voyage to the North Pole, and Governor Phillip's voyage to Botany Bay. The account of Phipps's voyage is by an anonymous author and is not to be confused with Commodore Phipps's journal of the same expedition, entitled "A voyage towards the North Pole" (Cf. National Union Catalog pre-1956 imprints).

"Directions to the binder, for placing the plates in Cook's Voyages"--Colophon.

Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Library Division, Provincial Archives of British Columbia. Ottawa : Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, 1983.

Series CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 17753
Other Titles Journal of a voyage undertaken by order of His present Majesty, for making discoveries towards the North Pole.


Dewey Decimal Class 910.41

The Physical Object

Format Microform
Pagination 12 microfiches (555 fr.)
Number of pages 555

ID Numbers

Open Library OL22064368M
Internet Archive cihm_17753
ISBN 10 0665177534

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