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Conrad Martens: Sketchbooks on board HMS Beagle

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7983-7984

Scope and Contents

Sketchbooks of sketches made by Martens during his voyage with HMS Beagle around South America and in French Polynesia.


  • 1833-1835


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2 volume(s) (2 volumes)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Lady Nora Barlow, 1973.
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Repository Details

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