Item #CL202-2 The Death Of Capt’n Cook At O-Why-Hee Near Kamschatka. After William Hamilton, 1751–1801 British.
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The Death Of Capt’n Cook At O-Why-Hee Near Kamschatka

1782. Engraving, text in plate including title, artist and engraver “Thornton” and various annotations in pencil and ink in lower margin and verso, 31 x 20.1cm. Slight foxing to edges of image, old mount burn.

Title continues “whose discoveries in his last voyage, as well as those of his first and second, will be included in this new & improved system of geography.”

This print is most likely from The New Complete & Universal System of Geography by George Henry Millar, published in 1782 by Alexander Hogg in London. Ref:

Item #CL202-2

Price (AUD): $660.00  other currencies

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