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Cook, Captain James. Selected from his Journals and Edited by Christopher Lloyd

Published by The Cresset Press., London. (1949)

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Item Description: The Cresset Press., London., 1949. Hard with Dust Jacket. Book Condition: Fine in very good- dust jacket. First printing thus.. Fine in very good- dust jacket. DJ price-clipped and with a few small nicks to edges. Size: 8vo. 8". Bookseller Inventory # 028256

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Purves, D. Laing (edited, with notes, etc., by)

Published by Edinburgh: W. P. Nimmo, Hay, & Mitchell. (1906)

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Item Description: Edinburgh: W. P. Nimmo, Hay, & Mitchell., 1906. Hard. Book Condition: Good. Black and white engraved frontispiece. (illustrator). Sm 8vo. 351pp. Good. Red cloth covers with gilt titles to front and spine. Top edge gilt. Covers are a little soiled and corners bumped. Prize bookplate to front pastedown. Browning to endpapers and scattered light foxing throughout. A good tight copy. The newspaper articles are all dated 1968 and are all browned. As photographed. Presumed first. Circa 1906. Prize bookplate dated 1906. Bookseller Inventory # 008596

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Cook, Captain James; Purves, D.Laing (edited, with notes, etc., by)

Published by W.P.Nimmo, Hay & Mitchell, Edinburgh

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Item Description: W.P.Nimmo, Hay & Mitchell, Edinburgh. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. First Thus Edition. From "The Parlour Book Shelf" Series. Red/gilt/black cloth hardback - wearing/blemished/soiled/bumped. 352pp. + 16 pages of advertisements, including b/w frontispiece. Inside covers/eps heavily browned/blemished. A hint of blemishing/foxing elsewhere. Inscription on fep. Good content. Considering probable age, Fair. Bookseller Inventory # 6025

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Published by Oliver & Boyd / Simpkin, Marshall, & Co., Edinburgh and London. (1843)

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Item Description: Oliver & Boyd / Simpkin, Marshall, & Co., Edinburgh and London., 1843. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Oliver & Boyd / Simpkin, Marshall, & Co., Edinburgh and London., 1843. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good -. 1st Edition, First printing. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Good-. Publishers original green cloth with gilt decor and lettering to spine and vignette to front. Hinge starting at endpaper, corners and edge rubbed/bumped,head of spine badly rubbed, ex library with usual stamps and markings, else clean, unmarked and solid. Bookseller Inventory # 001039

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Item Description: Milner and Sowerby, Halifax, 1853. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. First thus. 16mo 386pp. one engraving by J Stephenson. The Cottage Library edn in dk brown cloth with wear to covers, front inner hinge cracked and front board and ffep still just attached. spine cloth split. Otherwise binding reasonably firm and pages clean and readable. Bookseller Inventory # AB9982

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Synge M B

Published by Thomas Nelson, London (1900)

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Item Description: Thomas Nelson, London, 1900. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 14.5x20.5 Cm. Blue hardback cloth cover with gilt decoration and lettering front and spine. This is the illustrated edition and covers all three of Cooks Voyages. The plates are very fine some being double page . some very interesting plates. Thick Book of 510 pages. Nice binding and nice plates. No Dust jacket. Condition Gilt very Bright, slight bump corners, nice school Presentation plate dated July 1902. Slight fox on first tissue guard, plate not affected very clean throughout. Tightly Bound.======= All books packaged with care and sent off the same day where possible. Bookseller Inventory # 4958

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Item Description: Oliver & Boyd; Edinburgh and London., 1843. Hard. Book Condition: Good-. First printing. 12mo. 7". Good-. Publishers original red cloth with gilt decor` and lettering to spine and vignette to front. Spine head and tail a little chipped and covers sligthly dust greyed. Armorial bookplate to front pastedown. Front hinge cracked. 448pp. Bookseller Inventory # 022090

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Item Description: Ward, Lock, Bowden and Co. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair/Good. Early Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. c1890. A SCARCE title. The boards have edgewear to extremities with rubbing and scuffing to decoration. NO CHIPPING & NO SPLITTING to boards. Internally COMPLETE with ORIGINAL & UNSPLIT endpapers. The half title has three pieces of old clear tape holding it & the folding map at front also has some clear tape along a closed tear. Some dustiness to textblock edges with a few marks to edgse. Old bookplate to front endpaper. A good reading working copy of a very difficult and collectable title. Hundreds of fantastic Classic Cook party illustrations. Bookseller Inventory # 8161

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COOK, James, 1728-1779.

Published by M. Brown, at the Bible, in the Flesh Market, Newcastle upon Tyne (1790)

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Item Description: M. Brown, at the Bible, in the Flesh Market, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1790. Hard Cover (leather binding). Book Condition: Good. Illustrated with Engravings (illustrator). Re-issue. NEWCASTLE : 1790. Part two of Volume two; pages (i), 499-976, (ii) pages. Printed title-page. Old calf; lettered spine; front board detached. Contemporary owner name to pastedown; no internal markings. 2pp list of plates to volumes 1 & 2. All engraved plates called-for in this list are present. An ideal candidate for a professional binder to respine; calf boards are good with minor wear; overall very good tight and clean copy. Scarce. ESTC, N26645. **Will be well-packed for posting/shipping**. 8vo. [ Rosley Books for Antiquarian books, Cumberland, Inklings, Literature, Rarities, Theology and History. ]. temp reduction Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 0031594

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A Narrative of the Voyages Round the: Kippis, A.

Kippis, A.

Published by Whittingham., Chiswick. (1820)

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Item Description: Whittingham., Chiswick., 1820. Mixed. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. First Edition. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. 207 + 218pp. Engraved title page to both, secondary title to both volumes. A made set which does need rebinding-Vol.1 stiff board with secondary title to front and rear board missing, some creasing to rear few pages, Vol.2 half leather, worn and rubbed, foxing to both engraved titles but both are tightbound text blocks. Bookseller Inventory # 004792

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COOK, Captain James. KIPPIS, A.

Published by Bickers, London. (1893)

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Item Description: Bickers, London., 1893. First edition. Octavo. pp [xii], 404. Twelve illustrations from drawings made during the voyages. Period school prize binding of full red calf with raised bands, gilt decorated spine, school crest in gilt, gilt inner and outer dentelles. Marbled endpapers and edges. School prize bookplate on front pastedown.Spine a little faded and mottled. Prelims lightly spotted. Very good indeed. Bookseller Inventory # COOKCAPT028463

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COOK, Captain James. SYNGE, M.B. (introduces).

Published by Thomas Nelson, London. (1897)

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Item Description: Thomas Nelson, London., 1897. First edition. Octavo. pp x, 512. Plates and maps. Blue cloth with bevelled edges, gilt device on front and spine. School prize label dated 1896 on front free endpaper.Cloth bit rubbed at the edges. Very good. Bookseller Inventory # COOKCAPT021363

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Cook, Captain James

Published by Published by Jaques and Wright , London (1825)

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Item Description: Published by Jaques and Wright , London, 1825. , Vol 1. title page, 480 pages, with 6 (of 8) plates, Vol 2. title page, 457 pages + list of plates at rear [1], with 4 (of 5) plates First Edition , front boards detached from both vols, covers and spines heavily rubbed, titles faded, Vol 1 lacks frontispiece and 1 other plate, Vol 2 lacks 1 plate, some plates loose and with foxing, in good- condition , full brown calf with gilt bands and decoration at spine, decorative gilt border to boards small quarto, 22 x 14 cm Hardback. Bookseller Inventory # 42804

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Item Description: London: Printed for S. Crowder, 1789. Fourth Edition, improved and considerably enlarged by the author, 12mo, half-title, large folding map of the world as frontispiece, frayed on part of lower margin but not affecting the image, 20 other maps, 5 plates, xi, [1], 228 pp., contemporary sheep, rebacked, a good copy. The plate facing page 34 is a geographical clock with a volvelle which when turned in a given direction shows the hour of the day in any part of the world. The book, first published in 1780 is dedicated to "the young noblemen and gentlemen educated at Loughborough House School". The ESTC finds 5 copies of the first edition, no copies of the second or third edition, and only 5 copies of this edition; Osborne, p.192. Bookseller Inventory # 30938

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Published by Longman et al., London (1821)

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Item Description: Longman et al., London, 1821. Half-Leather. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. frontis portrait, xii, 2 plates, 398pp, vii, 368pp. Covers the First Voyage. Medium wear, tight, plates have some discolouration and small creasing. 1.3 kg. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 006504

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BARKER-MILL, Peter. SPARRMAN, Anders.

Published by The Golden Cockerel Press,. . (1944)

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Item Description: The Golden Cockerel Press,. ., 1944. First English edition, no.311 of 350 copies; folio, pp.218 + colophon; thirteen full-page & vignette wood-engravings and large folding map; printed in Perpetua on Arnold's hand-made paper; a very good copy in slightly marked original green buckram, blocked in gold on upper cover, morocco label, top edge gilt, others uncut. This eye-witness account of a three-year voyage with Cook by the Swedish botanist had not previously been printed in English. Sandford also enthuses over Barker-Mill's 'collection of engravings which were revolutionary, and a highly successful step forward in the adaptation of the wood-engraving medium to modern art.' Cockalorum 162. Cook Voyages Resolution Woodengraving. Bookseller Inventory # 16791

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Golden Cockerel Press) Sparrmann (Anders).

Published by Folio, pp.218, colophon, The Golden Cockerel Press, London, 1944. (1944)

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Item Description: Folio, pp.218, colophon, The Golden Cockerel Press, London, 1944., 1944. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. One of 300 (350) copies printed in Perpetua on mould-made paper. Illustrated with 13 wood engravings, some full-page. Green buckram, gilt leather label, elaborately blocked in gold on the front, top edge gilt, others uncut. Engraved bookplate, just slightly cocked at the spine. A very good copy indeed Sparrman's eye-witness account of a three-year voyage with Captain Cook, was published in Sweden in 1818, but had not previously appeared in English. Peter Barker-Mill's wood-engravings are particularly successful as is the gold-blocking on the binding. (Cockalorum 162). Bookseller Inventory # 3952

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Published by Longman et al., London (1821)

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Item Description: Longman et al., London, 1821. Half-Leather. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. vii, 2 plates, 372pp. viii, 2 plates, 304pp, folding table, plate, vi, plate, 472pp, glossary of the Society Isles, couple of in line illustration. Medium wear, some clipping, discolouration to plates. 1.7 kg 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 006505

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CAPTAIN COOK]

Published by London: John Tallis, No Date (c.1860). (1860)

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Item Description: London: John Tallis, No Date (c.1860)., 1860. First edition, 2 volumes, 4to., pp. xx, 596, xi, 556, 89 b/w illustrations, 5 full page engravings (including frontispieces), 12 double page maps, 56 b/w illustrations, half-calf boards; p3-4 torn with loss, p.504-44 missing from vol i, duplicate pp.501 from Cook’s voyage to the pacific ocean vol ii, pp. 412-420 missing from vol ii, pp. 417-424 duplicate vol i Cook’s second voyage round the world. Defective copy but maps and engravings complete. Please email for fuller description of maps. Bookseller Inventory # 6850

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Cook, James

Published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, London (1821)

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Item Description: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, London, 1821. First Edition. 220mm x 140mm (9" x 6"). 398pp; 360pp; 372pp; 304pp;472pp; 503pp; 462pp. Folding map, engraved portrait and 24 aquatint plates. Book-plate of George John Armytage 'Semper Paratus'. G+ : in Good condition plus. Cover lightly rubbed with some edge wear. Some scattered browning. Heraldic book-plates on paste-downs. Contents firm Contemporary half leather marbled board cover. Bookseller Inventory # e4283

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A COMPLETE SET OF COOK'S VOYAGES [COMPRISING:]: COOK, Captain James;

Item Description: London: W.Strathan; and T.Cadell 1779 1785, 1773. Eight volumes, 4to, with the contents of the Atlas volume bound in to the third voyage (vols. VI-VIII) as directed by the printers in the list of plates. The first voyage is a first edition, the second voyage is a third edition and the third voyage is a second edition. All bound in contemporary full calf, recently rebacked to style with morocco title labels. A very good set with foxing or offsetting to some leaves and occasional minor repairs to folding plates, but generally very clean and well preserved. Some wear to boards with old repairs to corners. In total 204 engraved plates, maps, views and charts (52, 64 and 88 in the three voyages respectively) The primary account of Cook's remarkable voyages of exploration, which "form the basis for any collection of Pacific books. In three great voyages Cook did more to clarify the geographical knowledge of the Southern Hemisphere than all his predecessors had done together. He was the first really scientific navigator and his voyages made great contributions to many fields of knowledge" (Hill) From a printing point of view the second edition of the third voyage is generally preferred to the first (Hughs took over the printing from Strahan and reset all the text). Contemporary support for this view is reported in a set presented by Mrs. Cook to Dr. Elliotson, which notes that "the letter press of the second edition being much superior to the first both in paper & letter press.". Bookseller Inventory # 30505

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Item Description: First and Second Voyages W. Strachan and T. Cadell, London; Third Voyage G. Nichol, T. Cadell, London, 1773, 1777, 1784., 1773. 9 volumes, 8 quarto (270 x 211 mm) and one folio (550 x 393 mm). Bound by the Chelsea Bindery in full dark brown sprinkled calf (quarto volumes) and dark brown half calf over marbled boards (folio volume), raised bands to spines, red and green morocco labels, decorative tools to compartments, floral rolls to turn-ins in blind, all edges yellow, marbled endpapers, boards of quarto volumes with gilt single frames, gilt decorative cornerpieces, and blind rolls. With 145 engraved plates of which 50 folding, 59 engraved maps and charts of which 39 folding, and 36 tables of which 2 folding. Boards very gently bowed, occasional and minimal scuff marks to leather, light tanning to plates, occasional spotting to margins of text block, a few minor professional repairs to margins of plates. An Account of the Voyages: Short tear to top margin of title page and pp. 577-579 in vol. I; light dampstain along top margin of pp. 481-799 in vol. III. A Voyage towards the South Pole: Ownership inscriptions to front flyleaves, bookplate, blind stamp, and cancellation stamp of Lowell Library to verso of title page. A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean: Light blue stains along top and fore edges of frontispieces of volumes I and III, ownership inscriptions to title pages of same volumes, small residue of label to verso of front flyleaf of vol. I. A thorough condition report of what is essentially an excellent set. A complete set of the first editions (with the first voyage being first issue) of the official accounts of James Cook's (1728-79) three Pacific voyages. The first voyage was planned by the Royal Society with the objective to observe 'the transit of Venus across the face of the sun, which would enable the distance between the earth and the sun to be calculated. The Royal Society's first choice to lead this expedition was Alexander Dalrymple, but the Admiralty, who were to provide the ship, insisted that it should be commanded by a naval officer, and so Cook was appointed instead' (ODNB). During this expedition, which lasted between 30 July 1768 and 12 June 1771, Cook carried out running surveys of the New Zealand coast and of the east coast of Australia, the latter resulted in his discovery of Botany Bay which 'was to have a significant effect on the history of that continent'. The success of this first voyage led to Cook being commissioned in 1772 for a second journey to further explore the vast Southern Ocean. As proposed by Cook, the expedition set out on 13 July 1772 to circumnavigate 'the globe from west to east in a high southern latitude' in the hope to locate a southern continent, as theorised by Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier. While no such continent was discovered, Cook was first to cross the Antarctic circle on 17 January 1773. He returned to Plymouth on 29 July 1775. This second voyage brought further promotions to Cook, who was made post-captain, appointed fourth captain of Greenwich Hospital, as well as being elected member of the Royal Society in 1776. That same year, he volunteered to command a third voyage as 'an attempt should be made to find out a Northern Passage by Sea from the Pacific to the Atlantic Ocean' (BL, Egerton MS 2177B), as well as to chart the coastline of the North Pacific. Leaving Plymouth on 12 July 1776, the expedition sighted the western coat of North America on 7 March 1778; 'for the next six and a half months Cook carried out a running survey of some 4000 miles of its coast from Cape Blanco on the coast of Oregon to Icy Cape on the north coast of Alaska' (ODNB). However, unable to cross Bering Strait, Cook decided to winter on Hawaii, where he died on 14 February 1779 following a conflict with native Hawaiians. Command of the expedition passed initially to Captain Clarke until he succumbed to tuberculosis in late August 1779, at which point command passed to Captains Gore and King, who returned the ships to England on 4 October 1780. Cook's voyages contributed greatly to the geographical and ethnograp. Bookseller Inventory # 42883

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An Account of the Voyages undertaken by: COOK, James.) HAWKESWORTH,

Item Description: London: W. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1773-84, 1773. 9 volumes: 8 quarto (285 x 215 mm) and one folio (567 x 395 mm). Uniformly bound in late 19th-century brown half morocco, spines gilt tooled with nautical motifs, brown pebble-grain cloth sides, speckled egdes. Bindings slightly rubbed at extremities, a few maps torn at folds (but without loss), one or two of the larger plates trimmed by the binder, scattered foxing in some volumes. A very good set, complete and uniformly bound. With all plates, maps and plans as called for. Second and best edition of the first voyage, first edition of the second and third voyages. "Cook earned his place in history by opening up the Pacific to western civilisation and by the foundation of British Australia. The world was given for the first time an essentially complete knowledge of the Pacific Ocean and Australia, and Cook proved once and for all that there was no great southern continent, as had always been believed. He also suggested the existence of antarctic land in the southern ice ring, a fact which was not proved until the explorations of the nineteenth century. Cook was a brilliant navigator and hydrographer, an excellent administrator and planner, and probably the first sea captain to realise the importance of preserving the health and well-being of his crew. He did everything possible to maintain their physical fitness and the cleanliness of both men and ships. He conquered the hitherto prevalent scurvy by cutting down the consumption of salt meat and by always having fresh vegetables and fruit on board" (PMM). The National Maritime Museum catalogue points out that the third voyage "was so eagerly awaited by the public that it was sold out on the third day after publication, and although the published price was £4 14s. 6d, as much as 10 guineas was offered by would-be purchasers". Beddie 650, 1216, 1543; Hill 783, 358, 361; Howgego I C173–6; National Maritime Museum Catalogue, Voyages & Travel, 577, 586; Printing and the Mind of Man 223 (second voyage); Sabin 16245, 16250. Bookseller Inventory # 112210

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BANKS, Sir Joseph.

Published by London Alecto Historical Editions in association with the British Museum Natural History -1990 (1980)

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Item Description: London Alecto Historical Editions in association with the British Museum Natural History -1990, 1980. 35 boxes [including Supplement], broadsheet folio (78.5 x 60.6 cm). 743 copper-engraved plates in titled window mounts, colour printed "à la poupée" in up to 17 colours with additional watercolour touches from the original eighteenth-century copperplates (45.7 x 30.5 cm), engraved by D. MacKenzie, G. Sibelius, G. Smith and others after T. Burgis, J. Miller, J.F. Miller, F.P. Nodder, S. Parkinson. The supplement engravings being modern replications (the original 5 plates were stolen in 1973). Plates mounted in Somerset mould paper mats with letterpress captions and separated by loose tissue guards and housed within linen-backed tan board portfolios. Letterpress broadsides of title-pages, list of engravings, and method of production in each portfolio. Green buckram folding cases, printed paper labels on upper boards and spines. [Together with:] Catalogue of Banks' Florilegium. London: 1990. Folio (55.2 x 38.1 cm). 8 uncoloured engraved plates numbered in pencil 21, 121, 221, 321, 421, 521, 621 and 721. Green cloth, morocco spine lettered gilt. [With]: Banks' Florilegium's Prospectus, Subscription form and Publishing timetable. The first complete edition of the engravings after Sydney Parkinson's magnificent drawings, made in the course of captain Cook's first voyage, during which Banks collected over 800 previously unknown specimens. One of 116 numbered copies. Banks' ambition to publish the drawings made by Sydney Parkinson during the Endeavour's circumnavigation was never realised, although some 743 plates after drawings by Parkinson and others were engraved under Banks' supervision by 18 engravers, over a period of 13 years. On Banks' death, these plates were bequeathed to the British Museum, where they remain. The first publication of a substantial selection of the plates was in 1900-1905, when monochrome lithographic plates of the Australian flora were made after the original plates, and published by the British Museum as Illustrations of Australian Plants., reproducing 320 of the 743 images. This was followed in 1973 by Captain Cook's Florilegium, edited by Wilfrid Blunt and W.T. Stearn (London: 1973), which contained 42 plates pulled from the original plates and printed in black ink, and was published in a limited edition of 110 copies by the Lion and Unicorn Press; of these 110 copies, the first 10 contained 42 plates, and the remainder 30. In 1979, following successful trial printings in colour of the plates, it was agreed that Alecto Historical Editions and The British Museum (Natural History) would jointly publish the full set of 738 plates, colour printed à la poupée (i.e. by applying the colour to the plate with a cotton ball, and then adding further colour if necessary with a brush, deriving from a method developed by Johannes Tayler in the 17th century and revived by Pierre-Joseph Redouté in the early 19th century). The first volume was issued in 1980, with the final 'Catalogue' volume appearing in 1990. The appearance of the final volume, and the completion of this most ambitious artistic and scientific enterprise, was described thus in the The Book Collector: 'It is now just over ten years since the great scheme to print the Florilegium began: ten years later, and 100 sets of 738 plates, each print individually coloured, have come into existence. It is a triumph on many scores: a triumph of imagination, to conceive such an enterprise; a triumph of aesthetic sensibility, to realize that plates originally intended to be printed in black could be rendered in colour with such magical beauty, yet truth to nature; a triumph of technical skill, to restore the tarnished plates and print them with unerring precision, maintaining the same high standard from first to last [.]; a triumph, above all of tenacity to bring such a colossal enterprise [.] to a final successful conclusion' (p.9). Of the 116 sets of Banks' Florilegium printed, 3 were printers' proof sets (of which number 1 is at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew), 3 w. Bookseller Inventory # 93308

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Published by Oliver & Boyd, London (1843)

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Item Description: Oliver & Boyd, London, 1843. Full Leather Marbled Pastedown. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. pp 448. 1st ed. 1843. Hard cover. Full leather marbled pastedowns and page edges. U.C.C (University School College) Prize binding. With presentation slip stuck to front pastedown. Boards worn, marked, nicked and scuffed, hinges cracked. Prev. owner's inscription on intro page. Despite flaws, very good+, tight, crisp bright and clean copy. Bookseller Inventory # G004691

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Christopher Lloyd [ed.]

Published by The Cresset Press, London (1949)

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From: Plane Tree Books (Taupo, New Zealand)

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Item Description: The Cresset Press, London, 1949. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 384pp - blue cloth - minor soiling - previous owner's stamp to front endpaper - content edges lightly foxed - some sporadic red pen notes and underlining to contents but not too obtrusive - dustwrapper is moderately rubbed and soiled - moderate wear and chipping to edges with a few small losses. Bookseller Inventory # 4531

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Lloyd, Christopher, editor

Published by Cresset Press (1949)

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From: Melanie Nelson Books (Livingston, NY, NY, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: Cresset Press, 1949. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Included. First British Edition. --------------Green covers, book is 8" tall. 384 pages, with endpaper maps. -------------VERY GOOD CONDITION- - dust jacket lightly chipped, and now protected and improved by new clear mylar cover. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 018794

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Lloyd, Christopher (Editor)

Published by Cresset Press, London (1949)

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From: SeaOcean Book Berth (Seattle, WA, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: Cresset Press, London, 1949. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Nr VG. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. First UK Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 017793

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Lloyd, Christopher (Editor)

Published by Cresset Press, London (1949)

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Item Description: Cresset Press, London, 1949. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First UK Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 067963

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EDITED BY LIEUTENANT CHARLES R. LOW

Published by GEORGE ROUTLEDGE & SONS, LONDON, ENGLAND

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From: Gian Luigi Fine Books (albany, NY, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: GEORGE ROUTLEDGE & SONS, LONDON, ENGLAND. HARDCOVER. Book Condition: GOOD. corners bumped, owner's name to front paste-down, pub. in the late 1800's. Bookseller Inventory # 004467

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