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Captain Cook"s florilegium

Captain Cook"s florilegium

a selection of engravings from the drawings of plants collected by Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander on Captain Cook"s first voyage to the islands of the Pacific, with accounts of the voyage

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Published by Lion and Unicorn Press in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Endeavour (Ship),
  • Botany -- Oceania -- Pictorial works,
  • Botany -- Brazil -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Wilfrid Blunt and of the botanical explorations and prints by William T. Stearn.
    ContributionsBanks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820., Solander, Daniel Charles, 1733-1782., Blunt, Wilfrid, 1901-, Stearn, William T. 1911-, Parkinson, Sydney, 1745?-1771.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[110] p. 30 plates.
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19894353M

    The story of the astonishing voyage of Captain James Cook and the Endeavour, to mark the th anniversary of that voyage, and Cook's claim to sovereignty.. In Captain James Cook and his crew set sail on a small British naval vessel, the boldly named Endeavour, bound for the Pacific was ordered to establish an observatory at Tahiti in order to record the transit of Venus. This florilegium records and portrays the plants collected by Joseph Banks and drawn and painted by Sydney Parkinson on their voyage around the world with Captain James Cook ( and ). Plants were collected in Madeira, Brazil, Tierra del Fuego, the Society Islands, New Zealand, Australia and Java.

    The extraordinary botanical engravings of flora discovered on Captain Cook’s first voyage, published for the first time in book form Joseph Banks accompanied Captain Cook on his first voyage around the world from to A gifted and wealthy young naturalist, Banks collected exotic flora from Madeira, Brazil, Tierra del Fuego, the Society Islands, New Zealand, Australia, and Java. banks' florilegium: a publication in thirty-four parts of seven hundred and thirty-eight copperplate engravings of plants collected on captain james cook's first voyage around the world. london: alecto historical editions and the british museum [natural history],

    [BANKS (JOSEPH)] Banks' Florilegium. A Publication in Thirty-Four Parts of Seven Hundred and Thirty-Eight Copperplate Engravings of Plants Collected on Captain James Cook's First Voyage Round the World in H.M.S. Endeavour, , 35 vol., NUMBER 84 OF COPIES, copper-engraved plates in titled window mounts, all colour-printed "à la poupée" in up to 17 colours (with additional. The history of Joseph Banks’ Florilegium encompasses Captain Cook’s “first voyage”, and the revelatory scientific discoveries that came out of it. They were recorded in a remarkable series of botanical illustrations that, for more than two centuries, remained little known outside specialist circles.


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Get this from a library. Captain Cook's florilegium. [Joseph Banks; Daniel Charles Solander; Wilfrid Blunt; William T Stearn; Sydney Parkinson;] -- Engravings, based on drawings by artist Sydney Parkinson, made from the original plates produced by various engravers under Banks' direction.

Unpublished until now, the plates are preserved in the. The Florilegium of Captain Cook's First Voyage to Australia Ebes, Hank and Sotherby's Australia Published by Ebes Douwma / Sotherby's (). As Mel Gooding explains in the book, Banks’ Florilegium was intended primarily as a contribution to science – “the initiation of Australasian botany”.

But to the modern reader, it is more. Joseph Banks accompanied Captain Cook on his first voyage round the world from to A gifted and wealthy young naturalist, Banks collected exotic flora from Madeira, Brazil, Tierra del Fuego, the Society Islands, New Zealand, Australia and Java, bringing back over 1, species that had never been seen or studied by Europeans.

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A selection of engravings from the drawings of plants collected by Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander on Captain Cook's first voyage to the islands of the Pacific, with accounts of the voyage by Wilfrid Blunt and of the botanical explorations and prints by William T.

Stearn, number 88 of copies on hand-made paper, 30 engraved plates, text printed in various. Banks' Florilegium: a publication in thirty-four parts of seven hundred and thirty-eight copperplate engravings of plants collected on Captain James Cook's first voyage round the world in H.M.S.

Endeavour,with five supplementary plates. Captain Cooks Casino offers you one of the Best Online Casino Bonuses of $ Free with Chances to Win upon Sign Up. Play Online Casino Games today. Banks' Florilegium comprises ENGRAVINGS of plants gathered by SIR JOSEPH BANKS and DR DANIEL SOLANDER on Captain JAMES COOK'S First Voyage round the World in HM Bark Endeavour, The original 18th century copper plates were printed and published in colour for the first time between and by Alecto Historical Editions, in association with the British Museum (Natural.

Captain Cook's florilegium: a selection of engravings from the drawings of plants collected by Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander on Captain Cook's first voyage to the islands of the Pacific.

London: Lion and Unicorn Press. MLA Citation. Solander, Daniel Charles. and Blunt, Wilfrid. and Banks, Joseph. and Stearn, William T. and Parkinson, Sydney. Breathtakingly beautiful readers of this florilegium are the beneficiaries of over two centuries of technical skills and artistic passion--Sir Joseph Banks Society Magazine Monumental--Financial Times, Summer Reads A feast of sensory delights--Irish Examiner All who appreciate a beautifully crafted and lovingly presented book will find this volume a joy to behold--The Garden, /5(23).

The extraordinary botanical engravings of flora discovered on Captain Cook’s first voyage, published for the first time in book formJoseph Banks accompanied Captain Cook on his first voyage around the world from to A gifted and wealthy young naturalist, Banks Price: $ I suspect most readers of this review, as well as me, will not have the £25, or so needed to buy a copy of the original Banks Florilegium, produced in 35 volumes by Alecto Historical Editions between and 1 So it’s for us that this present edition has been produced, in time for the th anniversary of the first and greatest of Cook’s Pacific voyages, and for most of us it.

About this book. Originally published in in hardback in a large format ( × mm), the hardback reissue is smaller ( × mm). Joseph Banks accompanied Captain Cook on his first voyage round the world from to Price Range: £ - £ Captain Cook’s Florilegium: a selection of engravings from the drawings of plants collected Limited edition of 10 with 41 plates Royal College of Art: Lion and Unicorn Press Blunt, Wilfrid Captain Cook’s Florilegium: a selection of engravings from the drawings of plants collected Limited edition of with 29 plates Captain Cook's Florilegium by Wilfrid Blunt,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Stearn. by Sir Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander. Banks' Florilegium is a collection of copperplate engravings of plants collected by Sir Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander while they accompanied Captain James Cook on his voyage around the world between and They collected plants in Madeira, Brazil, Tierra del Fuego, the Society Islands, New Zealand, Australia and Java.

About this Item: Collins with The British Museum (Natural History), London,x cms, pp, 16 colour illusts and many b/w illusts, very good hardcover & dustwrapper (owner's inscription) This book tells the story of Banks' travels with Captain Cook in the Pacific () and his work on a Florilegium of Madeira, Brazil, Tierra del Fuego, Society Islands, Tahiti, New.JOSEPH BANKS' FLORILEGIUM: Botanical Treasures from Cook's First Voyage by David - $ FREE SHIPPING AUSTRALIA WIDE Joseph Banks' Florilegium by David Mabberley, Mel Gooding The first full-colour publication of the botanical illustrations commissioned by .COVID Resources.

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