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Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-177 …
[King George III's Island ba …
1773
Exploration Book
Authors Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773, Wallis, Samuel, 1728-1795
Full Title (Captain Samuel Wallis' ship in battle with inhabitants of King George Third's or Otaheite Island, June 24, 1767). E. Rooker sculp. No. 21. [London: printed for W. Strahan, and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII).
Note Engraved b&w view showing British ship firing and Tahitian boats with village, vegetation and mountains.
Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-177 …
[Wallis party with Tahitians …
1773
Exploration Book
Authors Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773, Wallis, Samuel, 1728-1795
Full Title (Captain Samuel Wallis's party with Tahitians in front of long house]. J. Hall sculp. No. 22. [London: printed for W. Strahan, and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII).
Note Engraved view with Capt. Wallis and armed party. Tahitians are shown in front of and inside long house, with vegetation and mountains.
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Webb …
Human sacrifice, Otaheite.
1785
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Webber, John, 1751-1793
Full Title A human sacrifice, in a morai, in Otaheite. J. Webber del. W. Woollett sc. (London, G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785)
Note Engraved illustration. Shows Tahitians, Cook party, human skulls, huts, vegetation, drums, etc.
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Webb …
Chief Tee, Otaheite.
1785
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Webber, John, 1751-1793
Full Title The body of Tee, a chief, as preserved after death, in Otaheite. J. Webber del. W. Byrne sculp. (London, G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785)
Note Engraved illustration.
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Webb …
Otaheite woman.
1785
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Webber, John, 1751-1793
Full Title A young woman of Otaheite, bringing a present. J. Webber del. F. Bartolozzi sc. (London, G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785)
Note Engraved illustration.
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Webb …
Dance, Otaheite.
1785
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Webber, John, 1751-1793
Full Title A dance in Otaheite. J. Webber del. J.K. Sherwin sc. (London, G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785)
Note Engraved illustration.
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Webb …
Woman dancing, Otaheite.
1785
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Webber, John, 1751-1793
Full Title A young woman of Otaheite, dancing. J. Webber del. J.K. Sherwin sc. (London, G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785)
Note Engraved illustration.
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawk …
Otaheite.
1773
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Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773
Full Title Chart of the island Otaheite, by Lieut. J. Cook, 1769. J. Cheevers sculp. (London: printed for W. Strahan, and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII).
Note Engraved nautical chart. Relief shown by hachures, depths by soundings. Shows forests, anchorages, etc. Also shows island of Eimeo (Moorea).
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawk …
(Otaheite vessels)
1773
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773
Full Title (A view of the island of Otaheite, with several vessels of that island). E. Rooker sculp. No. 4. (London: printed for W. Strahan, and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII).
Note Engraved view also showing Tahitians on shore, baskets, birds, etc.
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawk …
(Native implements, Ohiteroa …
1773
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773
Full Title (Native implements, Ohiteroa and Otaheite). No. 12. (London: printed for W. Strahan, and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII).
Note Engraved illustration. The middle figure represents a fly-flap of the Island Oheteroa, the two side figures are handles of the instrument made in Otaheite.
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawk …
(Military gorget)
1773
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773
Full Title (A military gorget worn in the South Sea Islands). James Roberts, delin et sculpsit. No. 8. (London: printed for W. Strahan, and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII).
Note Engraved illustration.
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawk …
(Native implements, Otaheite …
1773
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773
Full Title (Native implements, Otaheite). Record sculp. No. 10. (London: printed for W. Strahan, and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII).
Note Engraved illustration. Includes adzes and tattooing instruments.
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawk …
(Native implements, Otaheite …
1773
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773
Full Title (Native implements, Otaheite). Record sculp. No. 9. (London: printed for W. Strahan, and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII).
Note Engraved illustration of chisels, adze, beater, nasal flute, thatching needle and cloth beater.
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawk …
(Otaheite view)
1773
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773
Full Title (A view in the island of Otaheite). W. Woollett sculp. No. 5. (London: printed for W. Strahan, and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII).
Note Engraved view showing the burial structure called tupapow and person who peforms funeral ceremony. Includes vegetation.
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hodg …
Potatow.
1777
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hodges, William, 1744-1797
Full Title Potatow. Drawn from nature by W. Hodges. Engraved by I. Hall. No. LVI. Published Feby. 1st, 1777 by Wm. Strahan, New Street, Shoe Lane & Thos. Cadell, in the Strand, London.
Note Engraved illustration of bearded Chief Pottatou in headdress.
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hodg …
Otaheite.
1777
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779, Hodges, William, 1744-1797
Full Title The island of Otaheite bearing S.E. distant one league. Painted by W. Hodges. Engrav'd by W. Watts. No. LIII. Publish'd Feby. 1st., 1777 by Wm. Strahan in New Street, Shoe Lane & Thos. Cadell in the Strand, London.
Note Engraved view. Tahitian boats in foreground, island with trees in distance.
Cook, James, 1728-1779
(Plant, Otaheite)
1777
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779
Full Title (Plant used at Otaheite to catch fish by intoxicating them). No. XXIV. Published Febry. 1st., 1777 by Wm. Strahan in New Street, Shoe Lane & Thos. Cadell in the Strand, London.
Note Engraved illustration.
Cook, James, 1728-1779
Britannia Otehite war canoe.
1777
Exploration Book
Authors Cook, James, 1728-1779
Full Title A draught plan and section of the Britannia Otehite war canoe. W. Palmer sculp. No. XV. Published Febry. 1st, 1777 by Wm. Strahan in New Street, Shoe Lane & Thos. Cadell in the Strand, London.
Note Engraved technical drawing.
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