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UND E R T A K E N B Y THE
| ORDER OF HIS PRESENT MAJESTY

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| Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere,
| And successively performed by

COMMOD ORE BYRON, CAPTAIN CARTE RET,
CAPTAIN WA L L IS, Il And CAPTAIN COO K,

In the DO L PHIN, the SWALLO W, and the END EAV O U R :

D R AW N UP
From the Journals which were kept by the several CoMMANDERs,
And from the Papers of JOSEPH BAN KS, Esq;

By JOHN HAWKESW ORTH, LL.D.

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illustrated with CUTS, and a great Variety of CHARTS and MAPS relative to
Countries now first discovered, or hitherto but imperfectly known.
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L O N ID O N :
Printed for W. STRAHAN ; and T. CAD ELL in the Strand,
MDCCLXXIII.

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F T E R the great improvements that

have been made in Navigation fince the discovery of America, it may well be thought strange that a very considerable part of the globe on which we live should still have remained unknown ; that it should still have been the subject of speculation, whether a great portion of the Southern Hemisphere is land or water; and, even where land had been discovered, that - A 2. neither

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