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The Resource The anonymous journal (a journal of a voyage round the world in his Majesty's ship Endeavour), attributed to James Mario Matra (New York 1748? -Tangier 1806) ; with a foreword by Prof. G.M. Badger, and introduction and biography of the reputed author by A. Giordano

The anonymous journal (a journal of a voyage round the world in his Majesty's ship Endeavour), attributed to James Mario Matra (New York 1748? -Tangier 1806) ; with a foreword by Prof. G.M. Badger, and introduction and biography of the reputed author by A. Giordano

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The anonymous journal (a journal of a voyage round the world in his Majesty's ship Endeavour)
Title
The anonymous journal (a journal of a voyage round the world in his Majesty's ship Endeavour)
Statement of responsibility
attributed to James Mario Matra (New York 1748? -Tangier 1806) ; with a foreword by Prof. G.M. Badger, and introduction and biography of the reputed author by A. Giordano
Title variation
A journal of a voyage round the world in His Majesty's ship Endeavour in the years 1768,1769,1770 and 1771
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the Endeavour voyage from the experience of a mid-shipman; encounters with Aboriginal and other Indigenous people in the Pacific
Related
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
AIAS
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1748?-1806
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Matra, James Mario
  • Giordano, A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Endeavour (Ship)
  • Voyages around the world
  • Oceania
Label
The anonymous journal (a journal of a voyage round the world in his Majesty's ship Endeavour), attributed to James Mario Matra (New York 1748? -Tangier 1806) ; with a foreword by Prof. G.M. Badger, and introduction and biography of the reputed author by A. Giordano
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "First 250 copies of this edition are numbered and the Biographical sketch is signed by its author."--verso half title page
  • Voyages round the world, 1768-1771 by Cook, James, 1728-1779. Personal observations (ANB/PRECIS SIN 0103780)
  • Cover has facsimile of original title page: A journal of a voyage round the world in His Majesty's ship Endeavour in the years 1768,1769,1770 and 1771;..
  • Facsimile reprint. Original edition, London: Printed for T. Becket and P.A. De Hondt, in the Strand, 1771
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000000784440
Dimensions
22cm.
Extent
xvii,123 unnumbered pages.
Governing access note
  • Not for Inter-library loan
  • AIATSIS Rare Book and Research Collection materials are stored offsite and require a minimum of two business days advance notice for bookings. Access conditions for some items may be restricted due to their cultural content, rarity, value or physical condition.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780959860429
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The anonymous journal (a journal of a voyage round the world in his Majesty's ship Endeavour), attributed to James Mario Matra (New York 1748? -Tangier 1806) ; with a foreword by Prof. G.M. Badger, and introduction and biography of the reputed author by A. Giordano
Publication
Note
  • "First 250 copies of this edition are numbered and the Biographical sketch is signed by its author."--verso half title page
  • Voyages round the world, 1768-1771 by Cook, James, 1728-1779. Personal observations (ANB/PRECIS SIN 0103780)
  • Cover has facsimile of original title page: A journal of a voyage round the world in His Majesty's ship Endeavour in the years 1768,1769,1770 and 1771;..
  • Facsimile reprint. Original edition, London: Printed for T. Becket and P.A. De Hondt, in the Strand, 1771
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000000784440
Dimensions
22cm.
Extent
xvii,123 unnumbered pages.
Governing access note
  • Not for Inter-library loan
  • AIATSIS Rare Book and Research Collection materials are stored offsite and require a minimum of two business days advance notice for bookings. Access conditions for some items may be restricted due to their cultural content, rarity, value or physical condition.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780959860429
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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