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A NEW COMPLETE COLLECTION OF AUTHENTIC AND ENTERTAINING VOYAGES AND TRAVELS
Portlock, William Henry.

A NEW COMPLETE COLLECTION OF AUTHENTIC AND ENTERTAINING VOYAGES AND TRAVELS

To All the Various Parts of the World. Containing (Among other Voyages and Travels undertaken for Discovery, Conquest, Settlement, or the Opening of Trade) Complete Narratives of the Following Most Important Journals, viz ... London: Printed for Alex Hogg ... N.d. c.[1794].
Folio. 234pp. + pp.(5-836) + [iv]. Subscribers list. Frontis., 90 plates and charts including 3 folding, 10 additional plates and charts not listed, thus 100 in total. Printed in columns. Some light browning and bluing in parts, marbled e.ps., contemporary gilt fillet edged tree calf, minor wear, several sm. portions lacking to edges and sl. scuffing to lower board, corners neatly reinforced, skilfully rebacked with much of original intricately gilt tooled spine laid down with gilt lettered title label. Fergusson 192; Hocken pp.27; Beddie, M.K. Cook, 46; Sabin 64397; ESTC T67466 The plates are dated: 1794. Published in parts. With a final list of subscribers. Includes a reissue of the 1784 edition of ’A new authentic and complete collection of voyages round the world,’ by George W. Anderson.’ Including Journals of the Voyages of Captains Phillip, King, Ball, White and Hunter to Botany Bay, Port Jackson, Sydney Cove, New South Wales, Norfolk Island &c; Captain Wilson’s Valuable Voyage from Macao to the Pelew Islands; Portlock and Dixon’s Voyages to the North West Coast of America; Captains Mears, Tiping and Douglas’s Voyages from Bengal and China to the North West Coast of America; Brisson and Saugnier’s Voyages to the Coast of Africa; Rochon’s Voyage to Madagscar and the East Indies; The Journal of Lieutenant Bligh’s Voyage in the Bounty; Hamtilton’s Voyage Round the World; Captain Cook’s Voyages complete; Sir Francis Drake’s Voyages round the world; Lord Anson’s Voyage round the world; Lord Byron’s Remarkable Voyage round the world; Captain Wallis’s Voyages to the South Seas; The Voyage of Philip Carteret round the world; Lord Mulgrave’s Voyage towards the North Pole, with the Journal of Capt. Lutwich who accompanied him; Bruce’s travels complete into Abyssinia; Hodges’ Curious Travels or Tour in India; History of four travels or journeys into the country of the Hottentot’s and Caffraria by Lieutenant Patterson; New Travels through Arabia and other Countries in the east translated from the original of M. Neibuhr; Travels in the USA translated from the French of M. Brissot de Warville; Also new travels &c.
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