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10 July 1769

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Otaheite (continued)

During our stay here, Mr. Banks and Dr. Solander were very assiduous in collecting whatever they thought might contribute to the advancement of Natural History; and, by their directions, I made drawings of a great many curious trees, and other plants; fish, birds, and of such natural bodies as could not be conveniently preserved entire, to be brought home.

The following catalogue exhibits some of the principal botanical subjects, natives of this place, made use of by the inhabitants.


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