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  • Title
    John Hunter - An historical journal of the transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island : with the discoveries which have been made in New South Wales and in the Southern Ocean since the publication of Phillip's Voyage, compiled from the official papers; including the journals of Governors Phillip and King, and of Lieut. Ball; and the voyages from the first sailing of the Sirius in 1787, to the return of that ship's company to England in 1792. London : Printed for John Stockdale, 1793
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  • Call number
    SAFE/C 689
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  • Issue Copy
    Microfilm : CY 532, frames 1-636
  • Physical Description
    0.04 metres of textual material (1 box) - manuscript, printed
  • Scope and Content
    Captain John Hunter's own copy contains additional plates inserted, original charts and eye-view coastal drawings in pen and ink wash, 10 drawn by himself and 2 by William Bradley.

    The manuscript notes on page 87 are probably in Captain Hunter's handwriting.
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright:
    Please acknowledge: : State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Bookplate of Gerald C. S. Handcock
    A digitised version of an alternate copy without plates and inscriptions is available at DSM/Q991/H, https://digital.sl.nsw.gov.au/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?embedded=true&toolbar=false&dps_pid=IE3736276
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Signed `W.G.C. Kent' on verso of flyleaf
    The Hunter coat of arms with inscription beneath image `Hunter Anne' is inserted on the flyleaf.
  • Conservation note

    Cover, and front and back flysheet has been separated from main text.
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