Cook's Third Voyage Atlas in original boards.
Lot 6048
[COOK, JAMES. 1728-1779.] [A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean. London: W. & A. Strahan for G. Nicol, 1784.]
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[COOK, JAMES. 1728-1779.]
[A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean. London: W. & A. Strahan for G. Nicol, 1784.] 61 engraved plates after John Webber and 2 engraved folding maps. Original boards backed in later tan buckram, gilt spine. Folio (584 x 434 mm). Uncut, light foxing affecting some plates, predominately in the margins, boards rubbed.

First edition. A remarkable copy of the atlas volume for Cook's third voyage, uncut and in original boards. Forbes 62; Hill 361; Holmes 47; Sabin 16250.
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