Views in the South Seas / from drawings by the late James Webber, draftsman on board the Resolution, Captain James Cook, from the year 1776 to 1780 ; with letter-press, descriptive of the various scenery, etc.

Maker and role
Author: James Webber
Publisher: Boydell and Co.
Printer: W. Bulmer
Production date
1808
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Production place
London/England
Description
Pictorial work featuring the Pacific Islands encountered by Webber aboard the 'Resolution' on Captain Cook's 1776 voyage of discovery and exploration.
Object type
Media/materials description
1/4 brown leather bound; marbled boards; gold lettering on spine; spine cords
Measurements
unpaginated, [xvi] p. of plates ; 55 cm.
Measurements
0 - Whole = Height x Width x Depth (mm) = 553 x 22 x 445mm
Subjects
Cook, James, 1728-1779 - Travel - Pacific Area - Pictorial works
Pacific Area - Discovery and exploration - Pictorial works
Oceania - Discovery and exploration - Pictorial works
Oceania - In art
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Accession number
A149.391

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