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Sparrman, Anders, 1748–1820

A voyage round the world with Captain James Cook in H.M.S. Resolution / by Anders Sparrman ; introduction & notes by Owen Rutter ; wood-engravings by Peter Barker-Mill.

Additional Title(s):

Resa till Goda Hopps-udden. Vol. 2. English

London : The Golden Cockerel Press, 1944.
Physical Description:
218, [2] pages, [1] folded leaf of plates : illustrations, maps, music ; 33 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
G420.C68 S67 1944+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Translation of the second volume of Sparrman's Resa till Goda Hopps-udden (Stockholm, 1783-1818, 2 v. in 3), partly translated by Averil Mackenzie-Grieve from the French translation, and partly by Huldine Beamish from the original.
"Produced & published by Christopher Sandford and Owen Rutter at the Golden Cockerel Press, London, in 14pt. Perpetua type on Arnold's mould-made paper, and finished on the 27th day of October, 1944. Compositors: J.W. Perrin and W.F. North. Pressman: W.H. Solly. The edition is limited to 350 numbered copies, of which numbers 1-50 are specially bound."--Colophon.
Bibliography of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1921-1949, 162
BEIN 1998 +404: No. 195.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 44 of 350, one of 50 specially bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in gilt-stamped white morocco.
Subject Terms:
Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Travel.
Forster, Georg, 1754-1794 -- Travel.
Forster, Johann Reinhold, 1729-1798 -- Travel.
Private press books -- England -- London -- Specimens.
Resolution (Ship)
Sparrman, Anders, 1748-1820 -- Travel.
Voyages around the world.
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- London.
Wood engravings -- 1944..
Barker-Mill, Peter, engraver.
Beamish, Huldine V., translator.
Golden Cockerel Press, publisher.
Mackenzie-Grieve, Averil, translator.
Rutter, Owen, 1889-1944, writer of introduction.
Sandford, Christopher, publisher.
Sangorski & Sutcliffe, binder.

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