Dublin: Printed by Richard Grace, 1820. 179pp. including four plates (including frontispiece). Titlepage vignette. 16mo. Contemporary three-quarter sheep and marbled boards. Covers worn, backstrip largely perished, else very good. Item #WRCAM37391
First printing of this Dublin edition of THE LIFE OF CAPTAIN JAMES COOK, abridged for young readers from the biography by Andrew Kippis. The wood-engraved frontispiece is a portrait of a facially tattooed South Sea warrior. Not in Forbes. BEDDIE 1983.