An answer to certain assertions : contained in the appendix to a pamphlet entitled Minutes of the proceedings on the court martial held at Portsmouth, August 12, 1792, on ten persons charged with mutiny on board His Majesty's Ship the Bounty / by Captain William Bligh.
- London : Printed for G. Nicol, Bookseller to His Majesty, Pall-Mall, 1794.
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- , 31,  pages ; 28 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsDU20 .B554 1794+ OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- The appendix mentioned in the title was written by Edward Christian, in defence of his brother Fletcher Christian, the leader of the mutiny on the Bounty. Bligh in his 'Answer' collected evidence in his own favor in the form of letters, affidavits, and other documents. In document 5 Bligh describes the physical traits and distinguishing marks of each of the mutineers.
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Ferguson, J.A. Australia, 176
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in 20th century gilt-tooled red morocco, by Elizabeth Greenhill.
- Subject Terms:
- Bounty (Ship)Bounty Mutiny, 1789.Christian, Edward, -1823Christian, Fletcher, 1764-1793.Greenhill, Elizabeth, 1907-2006 -- Bookbinder.Mutiny -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
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