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COMMODORE BYRON and CAPTAIN COOK,
Voyages around the

the world

AN
A C С О U N T

OF THE

UNDERTAKEN BY THE
ORDER OF HIS PRESENT MAJESTY

FOR MAKING
And successively performed by

CAPTAIN CARTERET,
CAPTAIN WALLIS,

In the DOLPHIN, the SWALLOW, and the ENDEAVOUR:

V O Y AGES

Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere,

DR AWN UP

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,

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

Countries now first discovered, or hitherto but imperfectly known.

VOL. II.

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

MDCC LXXIII,

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Account of them, and Directions for the Passage 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

Iflands 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 isand. Rules established for Traffic with the Natives, and an Account of several Incidents which happened in a Visit to Tootahah and Toubourai Tamaida; two Chiefs. 79

CHA P. IX.

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A Place fixed' upon for an Observatory and Fort: an. Excursion inta

the Woods, and its Consequences. The Fort erected: a Visit 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.

CH AP. X.. An Excursion to the Eastward, an Account of several Incidents that

Hdpicked bolbo on Board and on Shore, and of the first Interview with: Ohorea, the Person, who, when the Dolphin-was-here, was. juoppojed 10. be Queen of, the Island, with a Description of the

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

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

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