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Dillon, Peter, 1785–1847
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.
London : Hurst, Chance, and Co., St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1829.
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DU21 D57 1829
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 598
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.
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.
Lithographs -- 1829.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1829.
Ingrey, Charles, lithographer.
O'Neill, Henry, 1798-1880, ill.

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