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The Resource A journal of a voyage round the world, in His Majesty's ship Endeavour, in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, and 1771; : undertaken in pursuit of natural knowledge, at the desire of the Royal Society: containing all the various occurrences of the voyage. With descriptions of several new discovered countries in the Southern Hemisphere; and accounts of their soil and productions; and of many singularities in the structure, apparel, customs, manners, policy, manufactures, &c. of the inhabitants. To which is added, a concise vocabulary of the language of Otahitee

A journal of a voyage round the world, in His Majesty's ship Endeavour, in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, and 1771; : undertaken in pursuit of natural knowledge, at the desire of the Royal Society: containing all the various occurrences of the voyage. With descriptions of several new discovered countries in the Southern Hemisphere; and accounts of their soil and productions; and of many singularities in the structure, apparel, customs, manners, policy, manufactures, &c. of the inhabitants. To which is added, a concise vocabulary of the language of Otahitee

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A journal of a voyage round the world, in His Majesty's ship Endeavour, in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, and 1771; : undertaken in pursuit of natural knowledge, at the desire of the Royal Society: containing all the various occurrences of the voyage. With descriptions of several new discovered countries in the Southern Hemisphere; and accounts of their soil and productions; and of many singularities in the structure, apparel, customs, manners, policy, manufactures, &c. of the inhabitants. To which is added, a concise vocabulary of the language of Otahitee
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A journal of a voyage round the world, in His Majesty's ship Endeavour, in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, and 1771;
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undertaken in pursuit of natural knowledge, at the desire of the Royal Society: containing all the various occurrences of the voyage. With descriptions of several new discovered countries in the Southern Hemisphere; and accounts of their soil and productions; and of many singularities in the structure, apparel, customs, manners, policy, manufactures, &c. of the inhabitants. To which is added, a concise vocabulary of the language of Otahitee
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A journal of a voyage round the world, in His Majesty's ship Endeavour, in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, and 1771; : undertaken in pursuit of natural knowledge, at the desire of the Royal Society: containing all the various occurrences of the voyage. With descriptions of several new discovered countries in the Southern Hemisphere; and accounts of their soil and productions; and of many singularities in the structure, apparel, customs, manners, policy, manufactures, &c. of the inhabitants. To which is added, a concise vocabulary of the language of Otahitee
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  • "The production of a gentleman and a scholar, who made the voyage."--Dedication by Thomas Becket
  • Attributed by some authorities to Capt. Cook; by others said to be compiled by Sir Joseph Banks or John Hawkesworth from the Journal of Sydney Parkinson, but does not correspond with the published Journal of Cook, Banks or Parkinson
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iv, 193 p.
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  • (OCoLC)15001191
  • ucoclc15001191
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A journal of a voyage round the world, in His Majesty's ship Endeavour, in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, and 1771; : undertaken in pursuit of natural knowledge, at the desire of the Royal Society: containing all the various occurrences of the voyage. With descriptions of several new discovered countries in the Southern Hemisphere; and accounts of their soil and productions; and of many singularities in the structure, apparel, customs, manners, policy, manufactures, &c. of the inhabitants. To which is added, a concise vocabulary of the language of Otahitee
Publication
Note
  • "The production of a gentleman and a scholar, who made the voyage."--Dedication by Thomas Becket
  • Attributed by some authorities to Capt. Cook; by others said to be compiled by Sir Joseph Banks or John Hawkesworth from the Journal of Sydney Parkinson, but does not correspond with the published Journal of Cook, Banks or Parkinson
Extent
iv, 193 p.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)15001191
  • ucoclc15001191

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