The Voyage of La Perouse round the world in the years 1785, 1786, 1787 and 1788 with the nautical tables. Vol. 1 / arranged by M L A Milet-Mureau

Maker and role
Compiler: Louis Milet-Mureau (b.1756, d.1825)
Printed for: John Stockdale
Author: Jean La Perouse (b.1741, d.1788)
Author: Jean Lesseps (b.1766, d.1834)
Production date
1798
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Production place
London/England
Description
Includes: Narrative of an interesting voyage from Manilla to St Blaise, Travels over the Continent with the dispatches of La Perouse in 1787 and 1788 / by M de Lesseps. - Translated from the French.
Object type
Media/materials description
Brown leather boards with design and gold border; gold lettering and design spine
Measurements
cxi, 290 p.: ill., maps (fold.), tables; 22 cm.
Measurements
0 - Whole = Height x Width x Depth (mm) = 214 x 51 x 140mm
Other name and type
Subtitle: to which is prefixed, narratives of an interesting voyage from Manilla to St. Blaise. And annexed travels over the continent with the despatches of La Perouse in 1787 and 1788 by M. De Lesseps. Translated from the French. Illustrated with fifty-one plates in Two volumes.
Subjects
La Perouse (Ship)
Boussole (Frigate)
Astrolabe (Corvette)
Voyages around the world - Early works to 1800
Discoveries (in geography) - French - Early works to 1800
Pacific Area - Discovery and exploration - Early works to 1800
Accession number
A149.248

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