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Creator:
Dillon, Peter, 1785-1847.
Title(s):

Narrative and successful result of a voyage in the South Seas : performed by order of the government of British India, to ascertain the actual fate of La Pérouse's expedition : interspersed with accounts of the religion, manners, customs, and cannibal practices of the South Sea Islanders / by the Chevalier Capt. P. Dillon, member of the Legion of Honour, of the Asiatic Society of Bengal, and of the Geographical Society of Paris: Commander of the Hon. East-India Company's ship Research.

Published/Created:
London : Hurst, Chance, and Co., St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1829.
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DU21 D57 1829
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC: This copy is the Abbey copy.
Illustrations by C. Ingrey and Henry O'Neill.
Printed by J. L. Cox, Great Queen Street, Lincoln's Inn Field.
Abbey, J. R. Travel 598
First edition.
Subject Terms:
Armstrong, Andrew. -- Pres. inscription from the author.
Cox, J. L. -- Printer.
Dillon, Peter, 1785?-1847 -- Pres. inscription to Capt. Armstrong.
Hurst, Chance and Co. -- Publisher.
La Pérouse, Jean-François de Galaup, comte de, 1741-1788.
Oceania -- Description and travel.
Polynesia -- Description and travel.
Voyages and travels.
Form/Genre:
Lithographs -- 1829.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1829.
Contributors:
Ingrey, Charles, lithographer.
O'Neill, Henry, 1798-1880, ill.
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