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Papers of Robert Jameson
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Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Division

Journal of a Voyage from Leith to London

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0237 Robert Jameson Dc.5.34

Date(s)

1793

Extent and medium of the unit of description

1

bound volume

Name of creator

Jameson | Robert | 1774-1854 | geologist and professor of natural history, University of Edinburgh

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Journal of approximately 280 pages regarding a trip taken by Jameson to London, to see the beasts in the Tower and consult with colleagues in zoology. Narrative occupies only the first third of the book; a few pages at the back are taken up with expenses and with notes on taxonomy.

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