Hardcover, 8vo., quarter leather with marbled boards, near fine copy, frontis, fold-out map, 103pp. + 7 fold-out illus. one being a duplicate. Facsimile of the 1767 publication which has a new foreword by Dr Kevin Fewster of the Australian National Maritime Museum and an essay by Dr Andrew Cook of the British Library. Published in limited edition of 950 copies. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: An Account of the Discoveries Made In The ...
Publisher: Potts Point, Hordern House, 1996.
Book Description Hordern House, Potts Point, NSW, Australia, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. FACSIMILE EDITION OF 950 copies of the rare original book published in 1767. A Fine copy with slight sunning on the spine, otherwise as new. Includes an extensive essay by Dr Andrew Cook of the British Library and a foreword by Kevin Fewster, Director, Australian National Maritime Museum, plus fold out map, paintings and drawings. Dr Andrew Cook says the book 'marks a watershed in the history of the exploration of the southern hemisphere'. Hand bound in quarter midnight blue Scottish calf with marbled papered sides designed by Margo Snape. 8vo, xiv, 47, xxxi, 103 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 000391
Book Description Published by Hordern House, Australia for the Australian National Maritime Museum, 1996. , 103 pages, with black & white frontispiece, plus folding map and 6 folding plates at rear, a reprint of the 1767 edition, with a foreword by Dr Kevin Fewster and an essay by Dr Andrew Cook Limited Edition of 900 copies , a nice clean and tight copy, few light scuffs to spine, book in very good condition , quarter midnight blue Scottish calf with marble paper sides, gilt titles to spine 21.6 x 13.5 cm Hardback ISBN: 1875567135. Bookseller Inventory # 64648
Book Description 1996. (Potts Point), Hordern House, (1996). Facsimile of the 1767 edition. Quarter leather & marbled boards, frontispiece, folding map, pp. 163 plus folding illust. Fine. ISBN 1 875567 13 5. AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL MARITIME MUSEUM, AUSTRALIAN MARITIME SERIES Number Three. One of 950 copies. Bookseller Inventory # 81850
Book Description Hordern House, Sydney, 1996 Reprint. Hardback., 1996. 8vo. pp 103. Portrait frontis., 6 folding plates at rear and a folding map. Midnight blue Scottish quarter calf backed marbled boards designed by Margo Snape, gilt bands and leather title label to l spine. Voyages to the Pacific previous to 1764. Australian Maritime Series, No. 3. Facsimile of 1767 edition. ISBN 1875567135 Very slight bump at head of spine o/w fine. Bookseller Inventory # A93757
Book Description Hordern House, 1996. Original Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Potts Point, N.S.W. : Hordern House Rare Books for the Australian National Maritime Museum, 1996. 47, xxxi, 103 p.,  leaves of folded plates : ill., map, port. ; 22 cm. Australian maritime series ; no. 3. Notes Facsim of: An Account of the discoveries made in the South Pacifick Ocean previous to 1764 / by Alexander Dalrymple. London, 1767 [published anonymously] Edition limited to 950 copies, nine hundred copies are hand bound in quarter midnight blue Scottish calf with marbled paper sides designed by Margot Snape. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight). Bookseller Inventory # 018339
Book Description Hordern House, Sydney, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: fine. First edition thus (stated). Multicolored octavo (dark blue leather spine); xxxi, 103 p,  folded leaves of plates : b&w illus/map ; 22 cm. This edition is limited to 950 copies. || Polynesia -- Description and travel. Very faint marks to spine, else fine. Bookseller Inventory # 79133
Book Description Hordern House, Sydney, Australia, 1996. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Limited Edition. Number 919 of 950. Hand bound in quarter midnight blue Scottish calf with marbled paper sides. Maps and illustrations bound in. Previous owner's blind stamp ffep. Clean, tight beautiful copy. Size: 5 x 8 1/2. Bookseller Inventory # 049752
Book Description Hordern House for the Australian National Maritime Museum, Sydney. [1-875567-13-5] 1996. (Hardcover) Fine. 47, xxxi, 103 pp. A facsimile reprint of the original edition published in London in 1767, no dust jacket as issued, a limited edition of 950 copies, small octavo, fold out charts, coastal views and illustrations in text and at rear. An account of voyages to the Pacific previous to 1764 and prior to Captain James Cook's first Voyage compiled by Alexander Dalrymple. Includes an essay on Dalrymple by Dr. Andrew S. Cook. Bookseller Inventory # 129332