Captain Cook's Artists in the Pacific 1769-1779

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Captain Cook's Artists


Three-Quarter Leather. Condition: Fine. No Jacket. First / Limited. This is number 679 of limited edition of 2000. A splendid book in blue cloth with black leather spine and corners with gilt on spine. 70 colour and 50 black and white plates, decorative end papers. A commemorative volume for the bicentenary of Cook's first voyage to the Pacific. A selection of the art from Cook's three voyages plus very interesting text. In its original slip case, which is also in excellent condition. 

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