« ZurückWeiter »
COMMODORE BYRON and CAPTAIN COOK,
UNDERTAKEN BY THE
, CAPTAIN CARTERET,
In the DOLPHIN, the SWALLOW, and the ENDEAVOUR:
Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere,
From the JOURNALS which were kept by the several COMMANDERS,
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.
L O N D ON:
Account of them, and Directions for the Pasage Westward, round this Part of America, into the South Seas.
CH A P. VII.
islands in the South Seas, with a Description of their Figure and
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
Theft: A visit to Tootałal) : Description of a Wrestling-match :.
CH A P..