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    A Wonderful New Edition of Cook's Voyages, Profusely Illustrated

    [Capt. James Cook]. A Collection of Voyages Round the World: Performed by Royal Authority. Containing a Complete Historical Account of Captain Cook's First, Second, Third and Last Voyages... London: Printed for A. Millar, et al., 1790. New edition. Six octavo volumes. Profusely illustrated with engraved plates and folding maps of the voyages. Modern three-quarter brown morocco over marbled paper boards by Starr Bookworks. Title pages and several leaves in the first two volumes remargined. With some of the plates throughout backed or repaired. Two folding maps and the Directions to the Binder artfully reproduced in facsimile. Moderate foxing and dust-soiling to the text throughout. A good copy.

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    October, 2012
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
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