The Journals 1768–1779
Selected, edited and introduced by Philip Edwards
The Folio Society’s three-volume set of the journals of Captain Cook from 1768–1779, published to mark the first voyage’s 250th anniversary, is accompanied by a chart of the voyages bound in cloth.
The son of an agricultural labourer, James Cook became the most renowned explorer and navigator of the 18th century. Commemorating the 250th anniversary of Captain Cook’s first voyage, this sumptuous three-volume set of his private journals is accompanied by a full-size chart.
Bound in printed and blocked cloth with a design by Tomislav Tomić
Set in Garamond
736 pages in total
24 pages of colour and black & white plates per volume
11 mono integrated maps in total
Decorative title pages
Fold-out map inserted in a case bound in blocked cloth
9½˝ x 6¼˝