OF NAVIGATION, DISCOVERY, AND COMMERCE,
BY SEA AND LAND,
FROM THE EARLIEST AGES TO THE PRESENT TIME.
WILLIAM BLACKWOOD, EDINBURGH:
AND T. CADELL, LONDON.
An Account of the Voyages undertaken by order of his Majesty, George III, for making Discoveries in the
Southern Hemisphere; and successively performed, by Commodore Byron, Captains Wallis and Carteret, and
Domestic Life and Amusements.
Of the Manufactures, Boats, and Navigation of Otaheite.
Of the Division of Time at Otaheite; Numeration, Computation of Distance, Language, Diseases, Disposal of
Description of the several Islands in the Neighbourhood of Otaheite, with various Incidents; a Dramatic
Entertainment; and many Particulars relative to the Customs and Manners of the Inhabitants.
The Passage from Oteroah to New Zealand; Incidents which happened in going ashore there, and while the
Ship lay in Poverty Bay.
A Description of Poverty Bay, and the Face of the adjacent Country. The Range from thence to Cape
happened on that Part of the Coast.
The Range from Tolaga to Mercury Bay, with an Account of many Incidents that happened both on board and
The Range from Mercury Bay to the Bay of Islands: An Expedition up the River Thames: Some Account of
on different Parts of the Coast, and a Skirmish with them upon an Island.
Range from the Bay of Islands round North Cape to Queen Charlotte's Island; and a Description of that Part of
Transactions in Queen Charlotte's Sound; Passage through the Streight which divides the two Islands, and
back to Cape Turnagain: Horrid Custom of the Inhabitants: Remarkable Melody of Birds: A Visit to a Hippah,
and many other Particulars.
Range from Cape Turnagain along the eastern Coast of Poenammoo, round Cape South, and back to the
Entrance of Cook's Streight, which completed the Circumnavigation of the Country; with a Description of the
Coast, and of Admiralty Bay: The Departure from New Zealand, and various Particulars.
various Incidents that happened there; with some Account of the Country end its Inhabitants.
The Range from Botany Bay; with a farther Account of the Country, and its Inhabitants and Productions.
Dangerous Situation of the Ship in her Course from Trinity Bay to Endeavour River.
Transactions while the Ship was refitting in Endeavour River: A Description of the adjacent Country, its
Inhabitants and Productions.
Departure from Endeavour River; a particular Description of the Harbour there, in which the Ship was
Northern Extremity of the Country, and the Dangers of that Navigation.
Departure from New South Wales; a particular Description of the Country, its Products, and People: A
Specimen of the Language, and some Observations on the Currents and Tides.
The Passage from New South Wales to New Guinea, with an Account of what happened upon landing there.
The Passage from New Guinea to the Island of Semau, and the Transactions there.
A particular Description of the Island of Savu, its Produce, and Inhabitants, with a Specimen of their
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