The Art of Captain Cook's Voyages, Volume One: The Voyage of the Endeavour, 1768-1771

By: Joppien, Rudiger; Smith, Bernard

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First edition. Jacket spine faintly toned. Page ridges lightly foxed. 1985 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. xv, 247 pp. Volume 1 of 4. With a descriptive catalogue of all the known original drawings of peoples, places, artefacts and events and the original engravings associated with them. The first section of each volume includes a critical and analytical account of the professional artist associated with the relevant voyage... The second section provides a full descriptive catalogue of the drawings and paintings associated with the voyage. It is arranged chronologically, thus providing for the first time a fully illustrated account of the voyage.--Front jacket flap

Title: The Art of Captain Cook's Voyages, Volume One: The Voyage of the Endeavour, 1768-1771

Author: Joppien, Rudiger; Smith, Bernard

Categories: History, Art, Modern First Editions, Nautical & Exploration,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Paul Mellon Centre / Yale University Press: 1985

ISBN Number: 0300034504

ISBN Number 13: 9780300034509

Binding: Large Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2292232

Keywords: ADVENTURE ART CAPTAIN COOK VOYAGE NAUTICAL EXPLORATION HISTORY,