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The Resource Monarchs of ocean : Columbus and Cook : two narratives of maritime discovery

Monarchs of ocean : Columbus and Cook : two narratives of maritime discovery

Label
Monarchs of ocean : Columbus and Cook : two narratives of maritime discovery
Title
Monarchs of ocean
Title remainder
Columbus and Cook : two narratives of maritime discovery
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Bookseller
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Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TOH
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z1201.S45
LC item number
M9014
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Monarchs of ocean : Columbus and Cook : two narratives of maritime discovery
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Publication date from British Library catalogue
  • The UCLA copy includes [16] pages of publisher's advertisements at end, dated Oct. 1866 ("10.66"); this section includes an advertisement for Christmas 1866 book, Roses and Holly; The Crown book of humorous poetry, no. 7 in Nimmo's "Crown" Library, published 1867, is listed in advertisement as "In Preparation."
  • Frontispiece pen-and-ink line drawing of one of Columbus's ships, with title "The first view of America."
  • Title page printed in red and black
  • The first part is an account of the first voyage of Columbus ; the second part is an abridgment of James Cook's "An account of a voyage round the world, in the years [1768-1771]" from v. 2-3 of John Hawkesworth's "An account of the voyage undertaken ... for making discoveries in the Southern hemisphere", London, 1773
  • Publisher's gift binding of green pebbled cloth over beveled boards; rolled gilt border in "Greek key" pattern enclosing square gilt centerpiece with gilt filigree triangles above and below; gilt corner-pieces formed by quarter circles stamped with small floral ornament; gilt spine; gold-stamped spine title "Monarchs of ocean;" dark green coated endpapers; all edges gilt. Ownership inscription of antiquarian bookseller Peter Crowe of Norwich [England], dated Nov. 1988 on recto of half-title page. Gift of James Davis, 1989
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
17 cm
Extent
227 pages, [1] leaf of plates
Governing access note
For use in osborne collection only. not available for interloan
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: In original green and gilt publisher's binding as issued. Gift of James Davis, 1989.
Other physical details
1 illustration
System control number
  • (OCoLC)656549927
  • ucoclc656549927
Label
Monarchs of ocean : Columbus and Cook : two narratives of maritime discovery
Publication
Note
  • Publication date from British Library catalogue
  • The UCLA copy includes [16] pages of publisher's advertisements at end, dated Oct. 1866 ("10.66"); this section includes an advertisement for Christmas 1866 book, Roses and Holly; The Crown book of humorous poetry, no. 7 in Nimmo's "Crown" Library, published 1867, is listed in advertisement as "In Preparation."
  • Frontispiece pen-and-ink line drawing of one of Columbus's ships, with title "The first view of America."
  • Title page printed in red and black
  • The first part is an account of the first voyage of Columbus ; the second part is an abridgment of James Cook's "An account of a voyage round the world, in the years [1768-1771]" from v. 2-3 of John Hawkesworth's "An account of the voyage undertaken ... for making discoveries in the Southern hemisphere", London, 1773
  • Publisher's gift binding of green pebbled cloth over beveled boards; rolled gilt border in "Greek key" pattern enclosing square gilt centerpiece with gilt filigree triangles above and below; gilt corner-pieces formed by quarter circles stamped with small floral ornament; gilt spine; gold-stamped spine title "Monarchs of ocean;" dark green coated endpapers; all edges gilt. Ownership inscription of antiquarian bookseller Peter Crowe of Norwich [England], dated Nov. 1988 on recto of half-title page. Gift of James Davis, 1989
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
17 cm
Extent
227 pages, [1] leaf of plates
Governing access note
For use in osborne collection only. not available for interloan
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: In original green and gilt publisher's binding as issued. Gift of James Davis, 1989.
Other physical details
1 illustration
System control number
  • (OCoLC)656549927
  • ucoclc656549927

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