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Natural history specimens and drawings from the Endeavour voyage of Captain Cook 1768-1771

Author: Joseph Banks; British Museum (Natural History)
Publisher: Westport, CT. : Meckler, 1984-
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfiche : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Approximately 1,000 botanical specimens collected by Sir Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander on Capt. Cook's first voyage. Includes over 900 outline and watercolor drawings by Sidney Parkinson, 600 outline drawings finished by 5 artists in London, 738 copper plate engravings of the drawings, and 318 lithographs of the Australian drawings published by James Britten in 1900-1905.
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Genre/Form: Catalogs
Pictorial works
Named Person: James Cook; James Cook
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Banks; British Museum (Natural History)
OCLC Number: 152379738
Notes: Title of accompanying catalogue : Catalogue of the natural history drawings commissioned by Joseph Banks on the Endeavour voyage 1768-1771.
Description: <56> microfiches : chiefly illustrations (some color)
Contents: Australia: Drawings (18 microfiches). Specimens (8 microfiches) --
Brazil: Drawings (1 microfiche). Specimens (1 microfiche) --
Java: Drawings (2 microfiches). Specimens (1 microfiche) --
Madeira: Drawings (1 microfiche). Specimens (1 microfiche) --
New Zealand: Drawings (7 microfiches). Specimens (4 microfiches) --
Society Islands: Drawings (3 microfiches). Specimens (2 microfiches) --
Tierra del Fuego: Drawings (2 microfiches). Specimens (1 microfiche) --
Zoological drawings (4 microfiches).
Other Titles: Catalogue of the natural history drawings commissioned by Joseph Banks on the Endeavour voyage 1768-1771

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Approximately 1,000 botanical specimens collected by Sir Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander on Capt. Cook's first voyage. Includes over 900 outline and watercolor drawings by Sidney Parkinson, 600 outline drawings finished by 5 artists in London, 738 copper plate engravings of the drawings, and 318 lithographs of the Australian drawings published by James Britten in 1900-1905.

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