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Commonplace book [17--] [manuscript]
Bib ID 1097944
Format ManuscriptManuscript, OnlineOnline
Author
Thomson, Charles
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description [17--] 
170 p. 
Summary

Ms Commonplace book of Charles Thomson, an American, containing transcripts of Cook's voyage with notes of letter from Spanish Mercury, 7 January 1780 concerning Cook's death. Also extract of a letter from Mr. Pallas, professor at Petersburg to Mr. Busching, Counsellor at Berlin, dated 21 December 1779, re Cook's death and Capt. Clarke's call at Kamschatka.

Notes

Nan Kivell Collection NK 4229.

Manuscript reference no.: NLA MS 4007.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-517582347

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; A556.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779.

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