Alfred Knopf, 1978, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
introductory note, author's note. Endpapers illustrated by the maps showing the 3 voyages of Captain Cook. Maroon coloured cloth with pale purple boards with embossed author's name on front panel and gilt coloured titles to the spine. Purple coloured tint to the top textblock edge. The front fore text are untrimmed. There are dust marks on top paper edge. Previous owners name on the free front endpaper. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing "Death of Cook" by John Clevely, with black convert coloured titles to the front panel and spine. Corners are slightly rubbed and there is some creasing along the top edge of the dustwrapper. Dustwrapper is price clipped. This is a novel, in diary form, in which Captain James Cook may have written his thoughts and observations on his third and final voyage of discovery to the Pacific. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 256 pages, last two blank, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Travel ; ISBN: 0394505794. ISBN/EAN: 9780394505794. Inventory No: 0100458.