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An account in two volumes of two voyages to the south seas by Captain (later Rear-Admiral) Jules S-C Dumont D'Urville of the French Navy to Australia, New Zealand, Oceania 1826-1829 in the corvette Astrolabe and to the Straits of Magellan, Chile, Oceania, South East Asia, Australia, Antarctica, New Zealand and Torres Strait 1837-1840 in the corvettes Astrolabe and Zelee / translated from the French and edited by Helen Rosenman
Bib ID 1582061
Format BookBook
Author
Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
 
Description Carlton, Vic. : Melbourne University Press, 1987 
2 v. (liii, 634 p., [44] p. of plates) : ill. (some col.), maps, port. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0522843492 (volume 2)
0522843387 (set)
0522843484 (volume 1)
Full contents v. 1 Astrolabe 1826-1829 - v. 2 Astrolabe & Z el e 1837-1840. 
Notes

Includes index.

Translation of selections from Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe. Paris : J. Tastu, 1830-1835 and from Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Oceanie. Paris : Gide, 1842-1854.

Spine title: Two voyages to the South seas.

Issued in a case.

Bibliography: p. 617-621.

Subjects Astrolabe (Corvette)  |  La Zelee (Corvette)  |  Voyages and travels.  |  Australia -- Description and travel -- 1788-1851.  |  Antarctica -- Description and travel.  |  Islands of the Pacific -- Description and travel.
Other authors/contributors Rosenman, Helen, 1921-
Also Titled

Astrolabe 1826-1829.

Astrolabe & Zelee 1837-1840.

Two voyages to the south seas.

Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe.

Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Oceanie.

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