A voyage of discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and round the world : in which the coast of north-west America has been carefully examined and accurately surveyed : undertaken by His Majesty's command, principally with a view to ascertain the existence of any navigable communication between the North Pacific and North Atlantic oceans and performed in the years 1790, 1791, 1792, 1793, 1794, and 1795, in the Discovery sloop of war, and armed tender Chatham, under the command of Captain George Vancouver. In three volumes.

By: Vancouver, George, 1757-1798
Contributor(s): Vancouver, John, -1828?
Publisher: London : printed for G.G. and J. Robinson, Paternoster-Row; and J. Edwards, Pall-Mall, 1798.Description: 3 v. : ill., maps, plates ; 30 cm. + 1 atlas (16 leaves of plates ;57 cm.).Subject(s): Discovery (Ship : Launched 1789) | Chatham (Ship) | Voyages around the world -- Early works to 1800 | Indians of North America -- British Columbia -- Early works to 1800 | Northwest Passage -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800 | Northwest Coast of North America -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800 | Pacific Ocean -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800Ownership: From the library of Henry Christy, 1810-1865
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Item type Home library Collection Shelving location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode
Book British Museum
Africa Oceania and the Americas Rare G.1.C.2 [V.2] (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 00001911
Book British Museum
Africa Oceania and the Americas Rare G.1.C.3 [V.3] (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 00001912
Book British Museum
Africa Oceania and the Americas Rare fKU4 [VAN-] V.4 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available M27747
Book British Museum
Africa Oceania and the Americas Rare G.1.C.1 [V.1] (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 00001910

Edited by John Vancouver, his brother.

From the library of Henry Christy, 1810-1865. UkLoBM