Fine in very good(+) jacket. 52 plates, plus more than 200 reproductions. xv + 247pp., folio, brown cloth, d.w. New Haven: Yale University Press, for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, 1985. A fine copy in a very good (+) dust wrapper.
VG ( minor rubbing to dj, minor corner wear) and a few pages corners bent from where something jammed into the text block. Maroon boards, maroon dust jacket. 245 pp. 190 plates in bw and color. From dj: "Captain James Cook's three voyages of exploration to the Pacific, 1768-1780, were the first of the great European voyages of discovery to carry professional artists...The first section of each volume includes a critical and analytical account of the professional artist...The second section provides a full descriptive catalogue of the drawings and paintings associated with the voyage."
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