THE EXPLORATIONS OF CAPTAIN JAMES COOK IN THE PACIFIC AS TOLD BY SELECTIONS OF HIS OWN JOURNALS 1768-1779
by COOK, Captain James
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1957. Hardcover. Some rubbing and darkening to the spine which has a small chip at the head. Very Good in a Fine slipcase. Geoffrey Ingleton. Quarto (8" x 11-1/4") bound with a kangaroo hide spine and tapa fabric sides made by the women of Tonga with sacred Australian aborigine designs burnt into both the spine and boards. Copy #844 of 1500 with a frontispiece in color after a plaque by Flaxman and with illustrations by Geoffrey Ingleton. A completely Australian production edited by A. Grenfell Price and designed by Douglas A. Dunstan. Printed at the Griffin Press, Adelaide, Australia. SIGNED by the illustrator and by the designer on the colophon page. (Inventory #: 018433)
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