Forty Drawings of Fishes made by artists who accompanied Captain James Cook on his three voyages to the Pacific 1768-71, 1772-75, 1776-80 some being used by the authors in the description of new species.

By: Whitehead, P.J.P.

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Folio. xxxii pp of text, 40 coloured plates with facing text. Original cloth with dustwrapper. The plain wrapper (apart from a gilt ship device on the upper panel) has some surface silverfishing (and is now in a protective sleeve). The book in fine condition.

Title: Forty Drawings of Fishes made by artists who accompanied Captain James Cook on his three voyages to the Pacific 1768-71, 1772-75, 1776-80 some being used by the authors in the description of new species.

Author Name: Whitehead, P.J.P.

Categories: Natural History,

Publisher: London, British Museum (Natural History): 1968

Seller ID: 27597

Keywords: cat57 circumnavigation exploration fish maritime natural history pacific,