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Zimmerman"s account of the third voyage of Captain Cook.

Zimmerman"s account of the third voyage of Captain Cook.

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Published by Government Printer in Wellington .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsTewsley, U., Andersen, Johannes C.
The Physical Object
Pagination49 p.
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21492395M

Captain James Cook first set sail to the Pacific in - years ago. These vast waters, one third of the earth's surface, were uncharted - but not unknown. A r A rich, complex and engaging account of Cook's voyages across the Pacific, from actor and raconteur Sam Neill, in which Sam Neill retraces Cook's footsteps, in the th anniversary /5(16). NARRATIVE of CAPTAIN JAMES COOK'S VOYAGES ROUND THE WORLD with an ACCOUNT OF HIS LIFE during the PREVIOUS AND INTERVENING PERIODS. First Voyage, Second Voyage, Third Voyage. Also, AN APPENDIX, Detailing The Progress of The Voyage After The Death of Captain Cook. London: Milner and Company, Paternoster date:

from the Voyages of Captain Cook A Woman of Kamtschatka Series: Plate 76 for Voyage to the Pacific Ocean , recording the Third Voyage of Captain Cook. Medium: Engraving Size: Plate mark: /8 x /2 inches. Sheet: /8 x /4 inches Description: Engraving by W. Sharp, drawing by John Webber. Watermark. Condition: Some spots of foxing or mildew, mostly in right margin Stock. Captain Cook visited Matavai Bay, his favourite anchorage at Tahiti, for the fourth and last time in August , on the Third Voyage. John Webber, the official artist on that voyage, painted a por.

James Cook’s three voyages to the Pacific took place during a period of growing British imperial and economic expansion. The Kingdom of Great Britain had formally come into being in , following the passing of the Acts of Union by the parliament of England and Wales and the parliament of Scotland. [4], xlvii, [1], pp. 1 vols. 8vo. First Dublin edition. The first Dublin edition of the first full account in English of Cook's third and final voyage. Rickman was a second lieutenant aboard the Discovery. "It provides an important supplement to the official account of the Third Voyage published in .


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Get this from a library. Zimmermann's account of the third voyage of Captain Cook, [Heinrich Zimmermann, of Wiesloch; U Tewsley, Miss.; Johannes C Andersen].

Title: Zimmermann's Account of the Third Voyage of Captain Cook Author Name: Zimmerman, Heinreich; translated by Miss. Tewsley Categories: Other, Edition: First Edition Publisher: Wellington, W. Skinner: Book Condition: Very Good with no. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Zimmermann, Heinrich, of Wiesloch, 18th cent.

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Translated by Miss U. Tewsley, of the Library Staff, under direction of Johannes C. Anderson. With a few Explanatory Notes. Alexander Turnbull Library Bulletin No. James Cook's third and final voyage (12 July – 4 October ) took the route from Plymouth via Cape Town and Tenerife to New Zealand and the Hawaiian Islands, and along the North American coast to the Bering Strait.

Its ostensible purpose was to return Omai, a young man from Raiatea, to his homeland, but the Admiralty used this as a cover for their plan to send Cook on a voyage to.

Heinrich Zimmermann, Reise um die Welt, mit Captain Cook. (Mannheim, ) Dernier Voyage du Capitane Cook Autor du Monde (Berne, ) Zimmerman's Account of the Third Voyage of Captain Cook, (Wellington, New Zealand: Alexander Turnbull Library, ). Translated by U. Tewsley. Zimmerman's Captain Cook, (Toronto: Ryerson, ).

Dernier voyage du Capitaine Cook autour du monde, ou se trouvent les circonstances de sa mort [microform Zimmermann's account of the third voyage of Captain Cook, / translated by U. Tewsley under di Reise um die Welt mit Captain Cook / Peter C. Zimmermann. John Ledyard (), a native of Groton Connecticut, left Dartmouth College at age 19 to travel to England and eventually sign on with James Cook's final voyage in He returned to Europe to form fast friendships with Thomas Jefferson, John Paul Jones, and Thomas Paine.

He explored Siberia, becoming the first American to do so, and was chosen to lead an expedition to find Reviews: 7. 6 volumes. First, second and third voyages of Captain Cook. The work belongs to the collection Bibliotheque portative des voyages. [Only the voyages of James Cook are present] Translated into French by Mr Henry and Mr Breton.

Printed in Paris, chez Lepetit. Premier voyage. tom pp. + tom pp. Captain James Cook BirthplaceMarton, (in present-day Middlesbrough) Yorkshire, England DiedSunday, Febru NationalityBritish Occupation Explorer, navigator, cartographer EducationPostgate School, Great Ayton Cook, James, –79, English explorer and navigator.

The son of a Yorkshire agricultural laborer, he had little formal education. Another anonymous book with many false accounts of the voyage. Two years after the end of the voyage, the first official account appeared.

The title was: A Voyage towards the South Pole, and Round the World. Performed in His Majesty's Ships the Resolution and Adventure, In the Years,and The Journals Of Captain James Cook On His Voyages Of Discovery (Five Volumes, Lacking The Map Portfolio).

Volume 1. The Voyage Of The Endeavour Volume Ii. The Voyage Of The Resolution And Adventure Olume Iii Part One.

The Voyage. Zimmermann's Account of the Third Voyage of Captain Cook Zimmerman, Heinreich; translated by Miss.

Tewsley Published by W. Skinner, Wellington (). The Third Voyage of Captain Cook (English and German Edition) [Zimmermann, Heinrich] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Third Voyage of Captain Cook (English and German Edition).

Two recent works that I found indispensable were Ray Parkin's H.M. Bark Endeavour, a very accessible, beautifully illustrated look at Cook's first ship, crew, and voyage, and John Robson's Captain Cook's World, which provides clear maps and concise exposition of Cook's circuitous travels, in Britain and Canada as well as the Pacific.

Page 93 - And that we might go out with every help that could serve to make the result of our voyage entertaining to the generality of readers, as well as instructive to the sailor and scholar, Mr.

"Webber was pitched upon, and engaged to embark with me, for the express purpose of supplying the unavoidable imperfections of written accounts.

Resolution and Discovery returned home in October commanded by John Gore, a veteran of Cook's first voyage, and Captain James King. Cook's account of his third and final voyage was completed upon their return by King. The routes of Captain James Cook's voyages.

The first voyage is shown in red, second voyage in green, and third voyage. The second voyage of James Cook, from tocommissioned by the British government with advice from the Royal Society, was designed to circumnavigate the globe as far south as possible to finally determine whether there was any great southern landmass, or Terra his first voyage, Cook had demonstrated by circumnavigating New Zealand that it was not attached to a larger.

The first-ever illustrated account of Captain James Cook's epic eighteenth-century voyages, complete with excerpts from his vivid journals. This is history's greatest adventure story. Inthe Royal Society chose prodigal mapmaker and navigator James Cook to lead a South Pacific voyage.

His orders were to chart the path of Venus across the sun/5(2). Captain James Cook ( – ) was a British explorer, navigator, cartographer, and captain in the Royal Navy.

Captain Cook made three voyages to the Pacific Ocean, during which he achieved the first recorded European contact with the eastern coastline of Australia and the Hawaiian Islands, and the first recorded circumnavigation of New Zealand.

Green buckram, gilt leather label, elaborately blocked in gold on the front, top edge gilt, others uncut. Engraved bookplate, just slightly cocked at the spine. A very good copy indeed Sparrman's eye-witness account of a three-year voyage with Captain Cook, was published in Sweden inbut had not previously appeared in English.First Voyage, Second Voyage, Third Voyage.

Also, AN APPENDIX, Detailing The Progress of The Voyage After The Death of Captain Cook. Sir Joseph Banks wrote the Account of Captain Cook.

I believe this is a 1st Edition, as Sir Joseph Banks advised the author to present the copy to the World in it's present form of a miniature book so that the book is far more complete than it would otherwise .CAPTAIN COOK'S THIRD VOYAGE OFFICIAL PUBLICATION LONDON The following selection of copper engravings are the most well known of all the artists that visited Hawaii.

JOHN WEBBER sailed with Cook and made a numerous number of drawings and paintings of the voyage, some of which were then made into engravings on arrival at London.