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Vol. 1: vii, , 10-315,  p.,  leaves of plates; v. 2: 351,  p.,  leaves of plates. Parentheses substituted for square brackets in title. Frontispiece and other engravings signed: S. Hill, sc., Boston.
[Boston]: Printed at Boston by Manning and Loring, for Thomas & Andrews and D. West, Jan. 1797. 2 v.: ill., ports.; 12°
Captain Cook's Three Voyages to the Pacific Ocean. The First Performed in the Years 1768, 1769, 1770 and 1771: The Second in 1772, 1773, 1774 and 1775: The Third and Last in 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1780. of 2; Volume 2
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