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Creator:
Bougainville, Louis-Antoine de, comte, 1729-1811.
Title(s):

A voyage round the world : performed by order of His Most Christian Majesty, in the years 1766, 1767, 1768, and 1769 / by Lewis de Bougainville, Colonel of Foote, and Commodore of the expedition, in the frigate La Boudeuse, and the store-shop L'Etoile ; translated from the French by John Reinhold Forster.

Additional Title(s):

Voyage autour du monde. English.

Published/Created:
London : Printed for J. Nourse, bookseller to His Majesty, in the Strand; and T. Davies, bookseller to the Royal Academy, in Russel-Street, Covent-Garden, 1772.
Physical Description:
xxviii, 476 p., [5] folded eaves of plates : ill., maps ; 27 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
G420 .B68 1772+ Copy 1 Oversize
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
G420 .B68 1772+ Copy 2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Engraving by J. Bayly.
First edition in English.
Error in pagination; p. 458 is mistakenly numbered p. 58.
ESTC (RLIN), T82890
Sabin, 6869
Errata information: p. 476.
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 bound in calf. Copy 2 is a large paper copy, bound in contemporary boards.
Subject Terms:
Boudeuse (Frigate)
Davies, T. -- Publisher.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1772.
Nourse, J. -- Publisher.
Oceania -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800.
Voyages around the world -- Early works to 1800.
Contributors:
Forster, Johann Reinhold, 1729-1798, tr.
Bayly, J., engraver.
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