The Art of Captain Cook's Voyages, Volume Two: The Voyage of the Resolution and Adventure, 1772-1775

By: Joppien, Rudiger; Smith, Bernard

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First edition. Jacket spine lightly toned. Page ridges faintly foxed. 1985 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. xiii, 274 pp. Volume 2 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 Two: The Voyage of the Resolution and Adventure, 1772-1775

Author: Joppien, Rudiger; Smith, Bernard

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

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Paul Mellon Centre / Yale University Press: 1985

ISBN Number: 0300034512

ISBN Number 13: 9780300034516

Binding: Large Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2292234

Keywords: ADVENTURE ART CAPTAIN COOK VOYAGE NAUTICAL EXPLORATION HISTORY,