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Sir Joseph Banks (1743-1820), naturalist and patron of science, was born on 13 February 1743 (2 February, O.S.) at Westminster, England, the only son of William Banks (1719-1761) and Sarah, née Bate (1720-1804)....

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by Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820
[Melbourne] : Ancora Press, Monash University, 1988
Uniform title: Correspondence. Selections
by Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820
London : Imperial College Press ; River Edge, NJ : Distributed in the USA by World Scientific Pub., c2000
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