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A Second letter from Oberea, Queen of Otaheite, to Joseph Banks, Esq. : translated from the original
Bib ID 2491109
Format BookBook
Description London : Printed by T.J. Carnegy for E. Johnson, [1774] 
16 p. ; 27 cm. (4to) 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK622.

Notes

"Brought over by His Excellency Otaipairoo, envoy extraordinary and plenipotentiary from the Queen of Otaheite, to the court of Great Britain, lately arrived in His Majesty's ship the Adventure, Capt. Furneaux ... Together with explanatory notes from the Queen's former letter, and from Dr. Hawkesworth's voyages."

Attributed to Major John Scott (later Scott-Waring).

Listed in: Bibliography of Captain James Cook R.N., F.R.S., circumnavigator. 2nd ed. Sydney : Library of New South Wales, 1970. No. 3919.

Library's NK622 copy half bound in red leather with gilt decorations and edges, marbled boards and endpapers; bears the bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1773/1).

Library's Petherick copy unbound.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK622.

Subjects Oberea, Queen of Otaheite -- Poetry.  |  Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820 -- Poetry.
Other authors/contributors Oberea, Queen of Otaheite  |  Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820  |  Scott, Major (John), 1747-1819

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