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The Resource Voyage of discovery to the southern lands : second edition, 1824, Book IV, comprising chapters XXII to XXXIV, by François Péron ; continued by Louis de Freycinet ; translated into English by Christine Cornell ; foreword by John Ling ; introduction by Anthony J. Brown

Voyage of discovery to the southern lands : second edition, 1824, Book IV, comprising chapters XXII to XXXIV, by François Péron ; continued by Louis de Freycinet ; translated into English by Christine Cornell ; foreword by John Ling ; introduction by Anthony J. Brown

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Voyage of discovery to the southern lands : second edition, 1824, Book IV, comprising chapters XXII to XXXIV
Title
Voyage of discovery to the southern lands
Title remainder
second edition, 1824
Title number
Book IV, comprising chapters XXII to XXXIV
Statement of responsibility
by François Péron ; continued by Louis de Freycinet ; translated into English by Christine Cornell ; foreword by John Ling ; introduction by Anthony J. Brown
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  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
See the 1809 English translation (1975 ed.) for annotation; this edition contains the account of the return journey from Port Jackson to France; includes some plates by Petit and Lesueur from the first and second French editions; plates include - Sydney "Cour-rou-bari-gal" portrait, Tasmanian canoes and Shark Bay encampment
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1775-1810
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Péron, François
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
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no index present
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non fiction
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1779-1842
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  • Cornell, Christine
  • Freycinet, Louis de
  • State Library of South Australia
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  • Baudin, Nicolas
  • Naturaliste (Ship)
  • Casuarina (Ship)
  • Géographe (Ship)
  • Natural history
  • Australia
  • Pacific Ocean
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Voyage of discovery to the southern lands : second edition, 1824, Book IV, comprising chapters XXII to XXXIV, by François Péron ; continued by Louis de Freycinet ; translated into English by Christine Cornell ; foreword by John Ling ; introduction by Anthony J. Brown
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Note
  • Map in back pocket
  • Includes index
Contents
Ch. XXII : King Island the Hunter Islands: the north-west part of Van Diemen's Land; from 18th November to 27th December 1802 -- Ch. XXIII: Account of the sea elephant or elephant seal (Phoca proboscidea, N.): English sealing in the southern lands -- Ch. XXIV: Return to the south-west coast of New Holland: Kangaroo Island; from 27th December 1802 to 1st February 1803 -- Ch. XXV: The gulfs of the south-west coast of New Holland: from 10th January to 2nd February 1803 -- Ch. XXVI Continuation of the south-west coast: St Peter Islands and the Isles of St Francis; from 1st to 17th February 1803 -- Ch. XXVII: Work in Nuyts Land: sojourn in King George Sound: from 15th February to 8th March 1803 -- Ch. XXVIII: New work in Leeuwin land: return to Edels Land; from 7th to 16th March 1803 -- Ch. XXIX: A further sojourn in Eendracht Land: a perilous meeting with the natives of that country; a description of their various kinds of dwelling; from 16th to 26th march 1803 -- Ch. XXX: Our second campaign in De Witt's Land: a fresh examination of the Bonaparte Archipelago; anchorage in the Institut Islands; a meeting with a Malay flotilla; fishing for sea-slugs or trepang: from 27th march to 29th April 1803 -- Ch. XXX1: Our second sojourn in Timor: excursion to Babau and Olinama; crocodile hunting; the products of Kupang and its environs; from 30th April to 3rd June 1803; Ch. XXXII: Customs and practices of the people of Timor -- Ch. XXXIII: Final work in De Witt's Land; the passage from New Holland to Ile de France; from 3rd June to 12 August 1803; -- Ch. XXXIV: Sojourn at Ile de France; call at the Cape of Good Hope; return to Europe; from 13th August to 16th April 1804
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000026079295
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxxvii, 278 p., [10] col. plates
Isbn
9781876154370
Isbn Type
(deluxe)
Other physical details
ill.(some col), maps
Label
Voyage of discovery to the southern lands : second edition, 1824, Book IV, comprising chapters XXII to XXXIV, by François Péron ; continued by Louis de Freycinet ; translated into English by Christine Cornell ; foreword by John Ling ; introduction by Anthony J. Brown
Publication
Note
  • Map in back pocket
  • Includes index
Contents
Ch. XXII : King Island the Hunter Islands: the north-west part of Van Diemen's Land; from 18th November to 27th December 1802 -- Ch. XXIII: Account of the sea elephant or elephant seal (Phoca proboscidea, N.): English sealing in the southern lands -- Ch. XXIV: Return to the south-west coast of New Holland: Kangaroo Island; from 27th December 1802 to 1st February 1803 -- Ch. XXV: The gulfs of the south-west coast of New Holland: from 10th January to 2nd February 1803 -- Ch. XXVI Continuation of the south-west coast: St Peter Islands and the Isles of St Francis; from 1st to 17th February 1803 -- Ch. XXVII: Work in Nuyts Land: sojourn in King George Sound: from 15th February to 8th March 1803 -- Ch. XXVIII: New work in Leeuwin land: return to Edels Land; from 7th to 16th March 1803 -- Ch. XXIX: A further sojourn in Eendracht Land: a perilous meeting with the natives of that country; a description of their various kinds of dwelling; from 16th to 26th march 1803 -- Ch. XXX: Our second campaign in De Witt's Land: a fresh examination of the Bonaparte Archipelago; anchorage in the Institut Islands; a meeting with a Malay flotilla; fishing for sea-slugs or trepang: from 27th march to 29th April 1803 -- Ch. XXX1: Our second sojourn in Timor: excursion to Babau and Olinama; crocodile hunting; the products of Kupang and its environs; from 30th April to 3rd June 1803; Ch. XXXII: Customs and practices of the people of Timor -- Ch. XXXIII: Final work in De Witt's Land; the passage from New Holland to Ile de France; from 3rd June to 12 August 1803; -- Ch. XXXIV: Sojourn at Ile de France; call at the Cape of Good Hope; return to Europe; from 13th August to 16th April 1804
Control code
000026079295
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxxvii, 278 p., [10] col. plates
Isbn
9781876154370
Isbn Type
(deluxe)
Other physical details
ill.(some col), maps

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