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An account of a voyage in search of La Pérouse

Jacques-Julien Houtou de La BillardiГЁre

An account of a voyage in search of La Pérouse

undertaken by order of the Constituent Assembly of France, and performed in the years 1791, 1792, and 1793, ... Translated from the French of M. Labillardière, ... In two volumes. ...

by Jacques-Julien Houtou de La BillardiГЁre

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Published by printed for J. Debrett [by S. Gosnell] in London .
Written in English


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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1808, no. 02.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination3v.,plates
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16905925M

  The French La Pérouse expedition left Botany Bay in , and then vanished, rumoured to be wrecked in the Solomon Islands. But an Indian newspaper article might reveal the fate of . Relation du voyage à la recherche de La Pérouse. by LA PEROUSE, Jean Francois Galup de. - LABILLARDIÈRE, Jacques Julien Houtou de ().. Paris: H.J. Jansen, an VIII []. 2 text volumes, 4to., x mm., and one folio atlas volume x mm.. Text: xvi, ; , , [1] pp. Half-titles, errata page at end of volume 2 some very light and occasional marginal spotting.

  One of the editions of Lapérouse’s journal in the Caird Library is the two volume work The Voyage of La Pérouse round the world in the years , , and with the nautical tables: to which is prefixed narrative of an interesting voyage from Manila to St Blaise and annexed, travels over the continent (PBN/1&2), acquired by. The disappearance of Jean-François de Galaup, comte de La Pérouse, and his crew in was one of the great mysteries of the 18th century. This lavish book is the account of the voyage led by Joseph-Antoine Bruni d’Entrecasteaux to search for him and further explore the southern Australian coastline and the South Pacific region.

Voyage de La Pérouse autour du monde,. rédigé par M. L.A. Milet-Mureau,.Paris, Plassan, 4 text volumes (8vo) & atlas (folio). The atlas with engraved portrait of La Pérouse, engraved title-page and 69 engraved plates (35 full-page views and illustrations, and 34 folding maps and charts). The earliest include accounts by Dampier and Torquemada (important in the literature of Pacific exploration because of Torquemada's account of Quiros's voyage of ); through to Anson's famous mid-century voyage into the Pacific and the great voyage accounts of Bougainville, Cook and La Pérouse.


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Following the mysterious disappearance of the La Pérouse expedition after it sailed out of Botany. An account of a voyage in search of La Pérouse, undertaken by order of the Constituent Assembly of France, and performed in the years, andin the Recherche and Esperance, ships of war, under the command of Rear-Admiral Bruni d'Entrecasteaux.

Labillardière, M., Book Edition: 2d Ed. The Paperback of the An Account of a Voyage in Search of La P?rouse: Undertaken by Order of the Constituent Assembly of France, and Performed in the Years. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

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Voyage de La Pérouse autour du monde, pendant les années, et () (Reprint) La Pérouse, Jean-François de Galaup, comte de, Published by Pranava Books (). Voyage de La Pérouse autour du monde Voyage de La Pérouse autour du monde, Jean-François de Galaup de La Pérouse: Authors: Jean-François de Galaup de La Pérouse, Milet-Mureau: Publisher: chez Plassan, Original from: Lyon Public Library: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Get this from a library. An account of a voyage in search of La Pérouse, undertaken by order of the Constituent Assembly of France, and performed in the years, andin the Recherche and Esperance, ships of war, under the command of Rear-Admiral Bruni d'Entrecasteaux. [Jacques-Julien Houtou de La Billardière].

From the atlas volume of the celebrated account of the expedition sent by the French Assembly in search of the vanished La Pérouse, written by the doctor and naturalist who accompanied the expedition. Joseph Banks and the Royal Society, were returned a year later, enabling Labillardière to be the first to publish an account of the voyage.

A reprint of a classical work in the Cambridge Library ing the mysterious disappearance of the La Pérouse expedition after it sailed out of Botany Bay inthe French botanist Jacques-Julien Houtou de Labillardière (–) took part in the search that departed in from Brest in two ships, Recherche and Espérance.

Atlas has engr. half-title. "Relation d'un voyage intéressant de la frégate la Princesse, de Manille à Saint-Blaise, en et ," translated from the Spanish of F.A. Maurelle by A.G. Pingré: t. 1, p. "Extrait de la relation d'un voyage fait enpar Don François-Antoine Maurelle pour la découverte des côtes occidentales de l'Amérique Septentrionale": t.

1, p.English, French, Book, Illustrated edition: An account of a voyage in search of La Pérouse: undertaken by order of the Constituent Assembly of France and performed in the yearsand in the Recherche and Espérance, ships of war, under the command of Rear-Admiral Bruni d'Entrecasteaux / translated from the French of M.

Get this from a library. An account of a voyage in search of La Perouse, undertaken by order of the Constituent assembly of France, and performed in the years, andin the Recherche and Esperance, ships of war; under the command of Rear-admiral Bruni d'Entrecasteaux.

[Jacques-Julien Houtou de La Billardière; Antoine Raymond Joseph de Bruni Entrecasteaux, chevalier d']. An Account of a Voyage in Search of La Pérouse Undertaken by Order of the Constituent Assembly of France and Performed in the Yearsand in the Recherche and Esperance, Ships of War, Under the Command of Rear-Admiral Bruni d’Entrecasteaux.

Translated from the French of M. Labillardiere. Labillardiere, Jacques Julien Houten de. An account of a voyage in search of La Pérouse: undertaken by order of the Constituent Assembly of France and performed in the yearsand in the Recherche and Espérance, ships of war, under the command of Rear-Admiral Bruni d'Entrecasteaux / translated from the French of M.

Labillardière La Billardière, Jacques-Julien Houtou. "Lapérouse était un marin généreux et un navigateur passionné. Avec lui, la France inaugure l'ère de la navigation scientifique, une ère nouvelle de l'exploration où l'étude scientifique de l'humanité prend le pas sur les profits matériels, une ère où les navigateurs n'ont pour objet, en décrivant les mœurs des peuples nouveaux, que de compléter l'histoire de l'homme.

voyage in search of la pÉrouse. performed by order of the constituent assembly, during the years,andand drawn up by m. [jacques] labillardiere, correspondent of the academy of sciences at paris, member of the society of natural history and one of the naturalists attached to the expedition.

translated from the french. Jean-François de Galaup was born near Albi, France. He comes from an Albigensian family whose nobility dates back to Lapérouse studied in a Jesuit college, and joined the Navy as a Garde-Marine in Brest on 19 November In he was appoineted to Célèbre and participated in a supply expedition to the fort of Louisbourg in New France.

Allegiance: Kingdom of France. Comité d'Entrecasteaux., No pagination. 24 pages with b/w & colour illust. Pict. stiff cover. French text.

Fine. x In & 93, the French explorer's voyage of discovery of the New Caledonian coasts (West then North-east) during his search for the vanished La Pérouse. Seller Inventory # Relation du voyage à la recherche de la Pérouse fait par ordre de l'Assemblée constituante, pendant les années, et pendant la 1ere et la 2e année de la République Françoise.

Paris, Jansen, an VIII (). 2 volumes in-8°, demi-basane époque (xmm), XVIpppp. + vocabulaires Malais, Diemen + tables de la route de. Offered for your consideration is a very rare and collectible "Voyage in Search of La Pérouse" by Labillardiere, translated from French to English.

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Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian.La Pérouse Journal, The French stayed at Botany Bay for six weeks and built a stockade, observatory and a garden for fresh produce on the La Perouse peninsula. There had been a skirmish with natives in Samoa in which 12 of the crew were killed, including Langle, commander of L’Astrolabe.