Sandwich, John Montagu, 4th Earl of 1718-1792 : Papers, mainly correspondence relating to Captain Cook

Date
1771-1790
By
Sandwich, John Montagu, 4th Earl, 1718-1792Cook, James, 1728-1779; Cook, Elizabeth, 1741-1834; Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773; Banks, Joseph (Sir), 1743-1820; Burney, James, 1750-1821; Forster, Johann Georg Adam, 1754-1794; Morton, James Douglas, 14th Earl of, 1702-1768; King, James, 1750-1784
Ref
qMS-1380
Description

Letters to the Earl of Sandwich, First Lord of the Admiralty, from various people, mainly in connection with Cook's voyages and their published accounts.

Includes correspondence on the music of the South Sea islanders, with musical notation.

Two letters from James Cook, 1776 and two from his wife Elizabeth, written after his death

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Quantity: 1 volume(s) (171 leaves).

Physical Description: Holographs (photocopies) (27 m; ¼ black morocco, black buckram hinged lid box)

Additional description

Alternative form available: Micro-MS-0642

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1 volume(s) (171 leaves), Manuscripts, Holographs (photocopies) (27 m; ¼ black morocco, black buckram hinged lid box)
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