THE JOURNALS OF CAPTAIN JAMES COOK ON HIS VOYAGES OF DISCOVERY: Vol 1 - The Voyage of the Endeavor, 1768 - 1771 (and) Vol. 2 - The Voyage of the Resolution and Adventure, 1772 - 1775. (Hakluyt Society Extra Series No. XXXIV & XXXV). Captain James Cook, J. C. Beaglehole.

THE JOURNALS OF CAPTAIN JAMES COOK ON HIS VOYAGES OF DISCOVERY: Vol 1 - The Voyage of the Endeavor, 1768 - 1771 (and) Vol. 2 - The Voyage of the Resolution and Adventure, 1772 - 1775. (Hakluyt Society Extra Series No. XXXIV & XXXV)

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press for the Hakluyt Society, 1955, 1961. First edition. Hardcover. 2 volumes, large octavos, original blue buckram, gilt; cclxxxiv, 684; clxx, 1021 pp., both volumes profusely illustrated with plates, maps, charts, etc. Both volumes fine, entirely clean and unworn, in price-clipped, lightly soiled jackets, some darkening to second volume jacket spine. Item #22101

First editions of the first 2 volumes from the first publication of "Cook's own record of his voyages . . . faithfully reproduced from the manuscripts written in his own hand." (front jacket flap). Publication of the complete Journals was completed in 1967.

Price: $350.00

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