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Autograph letter : "Mile End" London, to Charles Burney, "Monday morning" [1771-1772].

Author: James Cook; Charles Burney
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material
Publication:Correspondence & Papers of Rear Admiral J. Burney (MA 38) item 2
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Written in the third person; presenting his compliments and informing him that his son may be ill as "Captain Cook has not seen him on board for some time;" sending him a gift of 'Otaheito' cloth.
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Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: James Cook; Charles Burney
OCLC Number: 270512740
Notes: Address panel with seal and addressed to "Dr. Burney / Queens Square / Bloomsbury."
The letter is undated but is addressed to Dr. Burney at Queen's Square, Bloomsbury; Dr. Burney lived with his daughter, Fanny Burney, at Queen's Square in 1771-1772.
The island of Tahiti was formerly known as Otaheite.
Part of a collection of correspondence and papers of Rear Admiral James Burney. Items in this collection have been described individually in separate catalog records; see collection level record for more information.
Description: 1 item (1 p., with address) ; 22.0 cm

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Written in the third person; presenting his compliments and informing him that his son may be ill as "Captain Cook has not seen him on board for some time;" sending him a gift of 'Otaheito' cloth.

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