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COMMODORE BYRON and CAPTAIN COOK,

ACCOUNT

OF THE

UNDERTAKEN BY THE
ORDER OF HIS PRESENT MAJESTY

FOR MAKING
And succeslively performed by

, CAPTAIN CARTERET,
CAPTAIN WALLIS,

In the DOLPHIN, the SWALLOW, and the ENDEAVOUR:

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Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere,

DRAWN UP

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From the JOURNALS which were kept by the several COMMANDERS,
And from the Papers of JOSEPH BANKS,

Esq;
By JOHN HAWKES WORTH, LL.D.

IN THREE VOLUMES.

Illufrated with CUTS, and a great Variety of CHARTS and MAPS relative to

Countries now first discovered, or hitherto but imperfectly known.

VOL.

L O N D ON:
Printed for W. STRAHAN; and T. CADELL in the Strand.

MDCCLXXIII.

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Account of them, and Directions for the Pasage Westward, round this Part of America, into the South Seas.

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CH A P. VII.
The Sequel of the Passage from Cape Horn to the newly discovered

islands in the South Seas, with a Description of their Figure and
Appearance ; Some Account of the Inhabitants, and several Incidents
that happened during the Course, and at the Ship's Arrival among
them.

69 CH A P. VIII. The Arrival of the Endeavour at Otaheite, called by Captain Wallis,

King George the III.'s Island. Rules established for Traffic with the Natives, and an. Account of several Incidents which happened in a Vist to Tootabah and Toubouraj Tamaida, two Chiefs. 79

C. H A P. IX.

A Place fixed upon- for an Observatory and Fort: an Excursion into

the Woods, and its Consequences. The Fort erected: a Vift from several Chiefs on Board and at the Fort, with some Account of the Music of the Natives, and the Manner in which they dispose of their Dead.

89 CH A P. X. An Excursion to the Eastward, an Account of several Incidents that

happened both on-Board and on Shore, and of the first Interview : with Oberea, the Person, who, when the Dolphin was here, was fupposed to be Queen of the island, with a Description of the Forti

99.
C H A P.. XI:
The Observatory set up; tiše Quadrant stolen, and Consequences of the

Theft: A visit to Tootałal) : Description of a Wrestling-match :.
European Seeds Jown: Names given to our People by the Indians.

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CH A P..

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