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Endeavour journal, 26 August 1768 (Series 03.002)

Notes: Page header reads: 'Plymouth'
Author: Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820
Date: 26 August 1768
Series title: Series 03: The Endeavour journal of Joseph Banks, 25 August 1768 - 12 July 1771
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Transcript: 26. Wind still fair, but very light breezes; saw this Even a shoal of those fish which are particularly calld Porpoises by the seamen, probably the Delphinus Phocaena of Linnaeus, as their noses are very blunt.