The Banks/Cook Portfolio

By: Carter, Harold B.; David, Andrew C.E.; (Gilbert, Pamela - editor)

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Limited edition of 500 copies only. Illustrated, folio, pp 112, green cloth, a very good copy. The first trade edition, without the brochure of other illustrations. [Comprises two major essays - "Sir Joseph Banks as the Father of Australia", and "Captain Cook's Second Voyage and His Chart of the Southern Hemisphere", together with two appendices - "Franz Andreas Bauer" and "The Banks Copper Engraving of the Great Pacific Ocean". With two portaits of Banks, two botanical plates (by L'Heritier and Franz Bauer), 10 plates of charts or maps, and seven other plates.]

Title: The Banks/Cook Portfolio

Author Name: Carter, Harold B.; David, Andrew C.E.; (Gilbert, Pamela - editor)

Categories: Travel, Science, Maritime, Botanical Illustration,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Melbourne and London, Hill House Publishers: 1990

ISBN Number: 0947352060

Book Condition: As New

Seller ID: 009176

Keywords: merino.sheep. navigation. history. kangaroo. australia. instruments.sextant. chronometer. compass.