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The Resource The discovery of Tahiti : a journal of the second voyage of H.M.S. Dolphin round the world, under the command of Captain Wallis, R.N., in the years 1766, 1767 and 1768, written by her master ; edited by Hugh Carrington

The discovery of Tahiti : a journal of the second voyage of H.M.S. Dolphin round the world, under the command of Captain Wallis, R.N., in the years 1766, 1767 and 1768, written by her master ; edited by Hugh Carrington

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The discovery of Tahiti : a journal of the second voyage of H.M.S. Dolphin round the world, under the command of Captain Wallis, R.N., in the years 1766, 1767 and 1768
Title
The discovery of Tahiti
Title remainder
a journal of the second voyage of H.M.S. Dolphin round the world, under the command of Captain Wallis, R.N., in the years 1766, 1767 and 1768
Statement of responsibility
written by her master ; edited by Hugh Carrington
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robertson, George
Dewey number
910.4
Illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
  • G161
  • DU870
LC item number
  • .H2 2d ser., no. 98
  • F48
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Works issued by the Hakluyt Society. Second series
Series volume
no. XCVIII
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dolphin (Frigate)
  • Tahiti (French Polynesia : Island)
  • Voyages around the world
  • Dolphin (Vaisseau)
  • Dolphin (Frigate)
  • Îles-du-Vent (Polynésie française)
  • TRAVEL
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Voyages around the world
  • French Polynesia
  • Entdeckung
  • Tahiti
  • Tahiti (Polynésie française ; île)
  • Geschichte 1766-1768
Label
The discovery of Tahiti : a journal of the second voyage of H.M.S. Dolphin round the world, under the command of Captain Wallis, R.N., in the years 1766, 1767 and 1768, written by her master ; edited by Hugh Carrington
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes "Select bibliography" (p. xv-xvii) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; CONTENTS; PLATES; PLATES; MAPS; MAPS; FOREWORD; EDITOR'S PREFACE; SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY; INTRODUCTION; 1. THE ORIGIN AND PREPARATION OF THE VOYAGE; 2. COURSE AND RESULTS OF THE VOYAGE; 3. THE DOLPHIN AND HER CREW; II. A FRIGATE, SIXTH-RATE, 1757; III. TOBIAS FURNEAUX, SECOND LIEUTENANT OF THE DOLPHIN; 4. GEORGE ROBERTSON AND HIS JOURNAL; THE JOURNAL; I. THE ATLANTIC OCEAN; IV. A REPRESENTATION OF THE INTERVIEW BETWEEN COMMODORE BYRON AND THE PATAGONIANS; II. THE STRAITS OF MAGELLAN; B. PART OF MAGELLAN STRAITS SHOWING ROBERTSON'S BOAT VOYAGE, JANUARY 1767
  • C. part of magellan straits illustrating the dolphin's passage from january to april 1767iii. crossing the pacific; d. track of the dolphin amongst the tuamotu archipelago, june 1767; iv. tahiti discovered; v. a plan of king george's island or otaheite, by james cook; vi. a plan of royal or matavie bay in george's island, by james cook; v. towards 'old england'; appendices; a. the anchors; b. the rigging; c. dr knight's compass; d. anson's voyage; e. the falkland islands, byron and bougainville; f. carteret and h.m.s. swallow; g. davis land; h. the polynesian islands
  • I. the introduction of venereal disease into tahitiindex; a; b; c; d; e; f; g; h; i; j; k; l; m; n; o; p; q; r; s; t; u; v; w; i. a view of port royal bay at george's island; a. the tracks of byron, anson and wallis in the pacific ocean
Control code
654234249
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (li, 291 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317035657
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
plates, portrait, maps (1 folded).
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)654234249
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The discovery of Tahiti : a journal of the second voyage of H.M.S. Dolphin round the world, under the command of Captain Wallis, R.N., in the years 1766, 1767 and 1768, written by her master ; edited by Hugh Carrington
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes "Select bibliography" (p. xv-xvii) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; CONTENTS; PLATES; PLATES; MAPS; MAPS; FOREWORD; EDITOR'S PREFACE; SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY; INTRODUCTION; 1. THE ORIGIN AND PREPARATION OF THE VOYAGE; 2. COURSE AND RESULTS OF THE VOYAGE; 3. THE DOLPHIN AND HER CREW; II. A FRIGATE, SIXTH-RATE, 1757; III. TOBIAS FURNEAUX, SECOND LIEUTENANT OF THE DOLPHIN; 4. GEORGE ROBERTSON AND HIS JOURNAL; THE JOURNAL; I. THE ATLANTIC OCEAN; IV. A REPRESENTATION OF THE INTERVIEW BETWEEN COMMODORE BYRON AND THE PATAGONIANS; II. THE STRAITS OF MAGELLAN; B. PART OF MAGELLAN STRAITS SHOWING ROBERTSON'S BOAT VOYAGE, JANUARY 1767
  • C. part of magellan straits illustrating the dolphin's passage from january to april 1767iii. crossing the pacific; d. track of the dolphin amongst the tuamotu archipelago, june 1767; iv. tahiti discovered; v. a plan of king george's island or otaheite, by james cook; vi. a plan of royal or matavie bay in george's island, by james cook; v. towards 'old england'; appendices; a. the anchors; b. the rigging; c. dr knight's compass; d. anson's voyage; e. the falkland islands, byron and bougainville; f. carteret and h.m.s. swallow; g. davis land; h. the polynesian islands
  • I. the introduction of venereal disease into tahitiindex; a; b; c; d; e; f; g; h; i; j; k; l; m; n; o; p; q; r; s; t; u; v; w; i. a view of port royal bay at george's island; a. the tracks of byron, anson and wallis in the pacific ocean
Control code
654234249
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (li, 291 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317035657
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
plates, portrait, maps (1 folded).
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)654234249
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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