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Cook, Captain James (1728-1779)

Auction:
2300
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$5,875$5,000

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2300
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Cook, Captain James (1728-1779), [Third Voyage], A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean London, 1784, atlas volume only, half morocco, with two folding charts and sixty plates, all full-page, none folded, lacking the Death of Cook plate, (covers flaked and with losses, interior with tear to initial chart and dampstained through lower right corner throughout).
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Keywords

James, Cook, Pacific Ocean, London, Morocco, Physical geography

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