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Title
The journal of a voyage undertaken by order of His present Majesty for making discoveries toward the North Pole, by the Hon. Commodore Phipps, and Captain Lutwidge, in His Majesty's sloops Race Horse and Carcase : to which is prefixed, an account of the several voyages undertaken for the discovery of a north-east passage to China and Japan
Name/Creator
Mulgrave, Constantine John Phipps, Baron, 1744-1792
Lutwidge, Skiffington.
Tower, Joseph Tuckerman, 1897-1931, former owner.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:2641684 
Location
Houghton

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for F. Newbery
Language
English
Description
1 p. ℓ., 118 p., [3] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., maps ; 21 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Northeast Passage ;  Arctic regions ;  Race Horse (Sloop) ;  Carcase (Sloop) ;  EnglandLondon

Category
Arctic regions

Note
Journal kept by some one on the Carcase. (cf. p. 93) Reprinted in David Henry's "Historical account of all the voyages round the world," London, 1773-74, v. 1, under the caption title: Journal of a voyage to discover the North East Passage.