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Carteret, Philip -1796

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Works: 212 works in 385 publications in 4 languages and 2,707 library holdings
Genres: Maps  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  History 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Compiler, Owner
Classifications: G161, 910.924
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Most widely held works about Philip Carteret
 
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Most widely held works by Philip Carteret
An account of the voyages undertaken by the order of His Present Majesty for making discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere, and successively performed by Commodore Byron, Captain Wallis, Captain Carteret, and Captain Cook, in the Dolphin, the Swallow, and the Endeavour : drawn up from the journals which were kept by the several commanders, and from the papers of Joseph Banks, Esq; by John Hawkesworth( Book )

49 editions published between 1773 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bestseller in its day, this three-volume work vividly recounts significant voyages made by Britain's leading navigators. A prominent figure in London cultural life, John Hawkesworth (c.1720-73) was commissioned by the Admiralty to compile, from the captains' journals, the official record of voyages which included James Cook's first journey to the South Pacific. Reissued here is the Dublin edition based on the first printing of 1773; a second edition appeared later in the year. Critical opinion was fierce, however, with Hawkesworth accused of impiety, manipulating the original texts and promoting the sexual freedoms of Pacific islanders. Devastated by these attacks, he died the same year. Later taken aboard the Beagle with Darwin, the work still speaks to scholars and students of nautical exploration. Volume 1 includes accounts of voyages by John Byron, Philip Carteret and Samuel Wallis - notably the latter's discovery of Tahiti
Carteret's voyage round the world, 1766-1769 by Philip Carteret( Book )

40 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of documents, 1756-1811, relating to the preparations, to the voyage itself, and to its aftermath. The main pagination of this and the preceding volume (Second Series 124) is continuous. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1965
A chart and views of Pitcairns Island by John Hawkesworth( )

4 editions published between 1773 and 1786 in French and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A draught of Bonthain Bay : situated about 30 leagues to the S.E. of Macassar in the Island of Celebes by John Hawkesworth( )

1 edition published in 1773 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dangerous shoal seen Septr. the 28, 1767 ; The south end of Mindanao ; Joseph Freewills Islands by John Hawkesworth( )

2 editions published in 1773 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nova Hibernia by John Hawkesworth( )

1 edition published in 1773 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The north side of the largest of Queen Charlotte's Islands as it appeared running along shore to the westward by John Hawkesworth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1773 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Charlotte's Islands by John Hawkesworth( )

1 edition published in 1773 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of the N.W. side of Mas-a-fuera by John Hawkesworth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1773 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Wallis's & Carteret's voyage round the world : begun in the year 1766, and finished in 1768 by Samuel Wallis( Book )

3 editions published in 1784 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Philip Carteret Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1733-1796)

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Φίλιπ Κάρτερετ

Картерет, Филипп

Филип Картерет

Філіп Картэрэт

カートレット

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French (21)

German (14)

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