The Resource A 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, vol. I and II written by Captain James Cook, F.R.S; vol. III by Captain James King, L.L.D. and F.R.S; illustrated with maps and charts, from the original drawings made by Lieut. Henry Roberts, under the direction of Captain Cook; and with a great variety of portraits of persons, views of places, and historical representations of remarkable incidents, drawn by Mr. Webber during the voyage, and engraved by the most eminent artists

A 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, vol. I and II written by Captain James Cook, F.R.S; vol. III by Captain James King, L.L.D. and F.R.S; illustrated with maps and charts, from the original drawings made by Lieut. Henry Roberts, under the direction of Captain Cook; and with a great variety of portraits of persons, views of places, and historical representations of remarkable incidents, drawn by Mr. Webber during the voyage, and engraved by the most eminent artists

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A 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
Title
A voyage to the Pacific Ocean
Title remainder
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
Statement of responsibility
vol. I and II written by Captain James Cook, F.R.S; vol. III by Captain James King, L.L.D. and F.R.S; illustrated with maps and charts, from the original drawings made by Lieut. Henry Roberts, under the direction of Captain Cook; and with a great variety of portraits of persons, views of places, and historical representations of remarkable incidents, drawn by Mr. Webber during the voyage, and engraved by the most eminent artists
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
  • Digitized
  • digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1728-1779
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cook, James
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
G420
LC item number
.C69 1784 ONLINE
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1750-1784
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • King, James
  • Great Britain
Series statement
CIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches
Series volume
no. 34922
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clerke, Charles
  • Gore, John
  • Resolution (Ship)
  • Discovery (Ship : 1774-1797)
  • Voyages around the world
  • Oceania
  • Oceania
  • Northwest Passage
  • Northeast Passage
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Travel
  • Voyages around the world
  • New Zealand
  • Oceania
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A 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, vol. I and II written by Captain James Cook, F.R.S; vol. III by Captain James King, L.L.D. and F.R.S; illustrated with maps and charts, from the original drawings made by Lieut. Henry Roberts, under the direction of Captain Cook; and with a great variety of portraits of persons, views of places, and historical representations of remarkable incidents, drawn by Mr. Webber during the voyage, and engraved by the most eminent artists
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Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • "Published by order of the lords commissioners of the Admiralty."
  • The plates, including maps and charts, are numbered 1-87, 64 of which, marked * in the list of plates, are bound separately
  • Set may be composed of various editions issued by various publishers
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
797858026
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (3 volumes)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
plates, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
36-103
Reproduction note
  • Electronic reproduction.
  • Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)797858026
System details
  • Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Biodiversity Heritage Library Digital Imaging Specifications.
  • Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
A 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, vol. I and II written by Captain James Cook, F.R.S; vol. III by Captain James King, L.L.D. and F.R.S; illustrated with maps and charts, from the original drawings made by Lieut. Henry Roberts, under the direction of Captain Cook; and with a great variety of portraits of persons, views of places, and historical representations of remarkable incidents, drawn by Mr. Webber during the voyage, and engraved by the most eminent artists
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • "Published by order of the lords commissioners of the Admiralty."
  • The plates, including maps and charts, are numbered 1-87, 64 of which, marked * in the list of plates, are bound separately
  • Set may be composed of various editions issued by various publishers
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
797858026
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (3 volumes)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
plates, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
36-103
Reproduction note
  • Electronic reproduction.
  • Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)797858026
System details
  • Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Biodiversity Heritage Library Digital Imaging Specifications.
  • Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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