Narrative and successful result of a voyage in the south seas...Vol. 2

Maker and role
Author: Peter Dillon (b.1785, d.1847)
Publisher: Hurst, Chance & Co.
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Outline of the search for the missing expedition of Commodore La Perouse in the South Seas. Includes accounts of the South Pacific islands including New Zealand and of the social life and customs of the various islanders. Multi volume set.
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Media/materials description
1/2 bound red leather; marbled fly leaves and textblock edges; gilt lettering spine; cords on spine
436 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
0 - Whole = Height x Width x Depth (mm) = 225 x 34 x 149mm
Other name and type
Cover title: Discovery of the Fate of La Perouse
Subtitle: : performed by order of the Government of British India, to ascertain the actual fate of La Perouse's expedition, interspersed with accounts of the religion, manners, customs and cannibal practices of the south sea islanders,
La Perouse, Jean-Francois de Galaup, comte de, 1741-1788
Research (Ship)
Oceania - Discovery and exploration
New Zealand - Discovery and exploration
South Pacific Ocean - Discovery and exploration - British
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