CAPTAIN COOK AND HAWAII; A Narrative by David Samwell. David SAMWELL.
CAPTAIN COOK AND HAWAII; A Narrative by David Samwell
CAPTAIN COOK AND HAWAII; A Narrative by David Samwell
CAPTAIN COOK AND HAWAII; A Narrative by David Samwell
CAPTAIN COOK AND HAWAII; A Narrative by David Samwell
CAPTAIN COOK AND HAWAII; A Narrative by David Samwell

CAPTAIN COOK AND HAWAII; A Narrative by David Samwell

San Francisco: David Magee, 1957. First Thus. Decorated Cloth. (x) (4) 42 pages. First Edition Thus, after the rare English edition of 1786. Illustrated, including a frontispeice portrait of the author and a folding illustration of the death of Captain Cook from the painting by John Webber. This edition printed by Lawton Kennedy and limited to 750 copies. Published by renowned San Francisco bookseller David Magee. Red cloth with a front cover silhouette of David Samwell in white. 6 1/2" x 9". Introduction by Sir Maurice Holmes, G.B.E, K.C.B. Principally dealing with the death of Captain Cook at Kealakekua Bay in Hawaii during his long voyage of discovery. A FINE copy now in a clear custom mylar protective jacket. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING of books via media mail to any United States address. Fine / Custom Clear Mylar. Item #1881

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