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Voyage et avantures de François Leguat, & de ses compagnons, en deux isles desertes des Indes Orientales : avec la rélation des choses les plus remarquables qu' ils ont observees dans l'Isle Maurice, à Batavia, au cap de Bonne-Esperance, dans L'Isle St. Helene, & en d'autres endroits de leur route, le tout enrichi de cartes & de figures
Bib ID 2958747
Format BookBook
Author
Leguat, Francois, 1638-1735
 
Uniform Title Voyage et avantures de François Leguat
Description Londres : Chez David Mortier ..., 1708 
2 v. (xxx, 164 p., [20] leaves of plates (some folded) ; [2], 180, [34]p., [13] leaves of plates (some folded)) : ill., maps ; 18 cm. (12mo) 
Notes

Bound in 1 v.

T.p. in red and black; head-pieces, ornate initials, printer's device, t.p., vignette.

Includes index -- p. [1-29] at end; errata : p. [29] at end.

Advertisement: Catalogue des livres qui se trouvent dans la boutique de David Mortier -- p.[30-34] at end.

Sometimes attributed to F.M. Mission, who probably was author of the Pref. and editor, and perhaps even collaborated with Leguat. For discussion of the authenticity of the voyages, cf. P.B. Gove : The imaginary voyage in prose fiction.

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ESTC, t147144.

Subjects Voyages and travels - Early works to 1800.  |  Natural history - Mascarene Islands - Early works to 1800.  |  18th century - Natural history - Mascarene Islands.  |  18th century - Voyages and travels.
Other authors/contributors Misson, Maximilien, 1650?-1722

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