COOK, JAMES. 1728-1779.
A Voyage Towards the South Pole and Round the World. London: W. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1779. 2 volumes. xl, 378; , 396 pp. Engraved portraits and 61 charts and plates only (of 63). 4to (300 x 230 mm). Period calf. Light browning, library stamps on titles, 2 charts torn and repaired without loss, wormtrail to a few inner margins and 4 plates affecting one image, a few scattered wormholes and occasional repairs, rebacked and recornered preserving original spine.
The third edition of Cook's second voyage. Beddie 1226.