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JOPPIEN, Rüdiger and SMITH, Bernard

The art of Captain Cook’s voyages (four volume set in publisher’s box)

$770.00 AUD

Volume one : The voyage of the Endeavour 1768 – 1771. With a descriptive catalogue of all the known drawings of peoples, places, artefacts and events and the original engravings associated with them. Melbourne : Oxford University Press, 1985 (reprint). Folio, cloth in dust jacket, pp. xv; 247, illustrated.

Volume two :  The voyage of the Resolution and Adventure 1772 – 1775. With a descriptive catalogue of all the known drawings of peoples, places, artefacts and events and the original engravings associated with them. Melbourne : Oxford University Press, 1985 (reprint). Folio, cloth in dust jacket, pp. xiii; 274, illustrated.

Volume three : Text : The voyage of the Resolution and Discovery 1776 – 1780. With a descriptive catalogue of all known original drawings and paintings of peoples, places, artefacts and events and the original engravings associated with the voyage. Melbourne : Oxford University Press, 1987. First edition. Folio, cloth in dust jacket, pp. xi-xxi, 1-234 (last blank), illustrated.

Volume three : Catalogue : The voyage of the Resolution and Discovery 1776 – 1780. With a descriptive catalogue of all known original drawings and paintings of peoples, places, artefacts and events and the original engravings associated with the voyage. Melbourne : Oxford University Press, 1987. First edition. Folio, cloth in dust jacket, pp. 235-670 (last blank), illustrated.

Some light handling wear to the dustjackets and occasional spot of foxing, housed in the publisher’s original cloth bound slipcase box (a few marks and light stains, not illustrated).

A very good set of this landmark scholarly work, profusely illustrated in colour and black-and-white, with appendices, bibliographies, and indices.