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The letters of Sir Joseph Banks : a selection, 1768-1820

Author: Joseph Banks; Neil Chambers
Publisher: London : Imperial College Press ; River Edge, NJ : Distributed in the USA by World Scientific Pub., ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sir Joseph Banks was a man of science, of affairs and of letters. He circumnavigated the globe with Cook, became President of the Royal Society, and was at the centre of Georgian life for over five  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Records and correspondence
Briefsammlung 1768-1820
Letters
Correspondence
Named Person: Joseph Banks; Joseph Banks, Sir; Joseph Banks; Joseph Banks; Joseph Banks; Joseph Banks
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Banks; Neil Chambers
ISBN: 1860942040 9781860942044
OCLC Number: 43227322
Description: xliii, 420 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Other Titles: Correspondence.
Responsibility: edited by Neil Chambers ; foreword by David Mabberley ; introduction by Harold Carter.

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