||Page header reads: 'Otahite'
||Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820
||22 June 1769
||Series 03: The Endeavour journal of Joseph Banks, 25 August 1768 - 12 July 1771
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||22. Our visiters returnd early this morn, Oborea, Otheothea, Oamo &c . &c . The latter begins to shew himself a very sensible man by the shrewd questions he asks about England its manners and customs &c . Much interest is made to procure the release of the boats, indeed Captn Cooke is now tird of keeping them as he finds that not the least motion is made towards returning any of the stol'n goods; four of them are therefore set at liberty.