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Omai, first Polynesian ambassador to England

Thomas Blake Clark

Omai, first Polynesian ambassador to England

the true story of his voyage there in 1774 with Captain Cook; of how he was feted by Fanny Burney, approved by Samuel Johnson, entertained by Mrs. Thrale & Lord Sandwich, and painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds.

by Thomas Blake Clark

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Published by University of Hawaii Press in [Honolulu] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Omai.,
    • Polynesians -- Travel -- England -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Polynesians -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • England -- Social life and customs -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1940 ed.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU870 .C6 1969
      The Physical Object
      Pagination114 p.
      Number of Pages114
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5754418M
      ISBN 10087022140X
      LC Control Number71089839

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