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Histoire générale des voyages, ou, Nouvelle collection de toutes les relations de voyages par mer et par terre, qui ont ete publiees jusqu'a present dans les differentes langues de toutes les nations connues ... pour former un systeme complet d'histoire et de geographie moderne, qui represente l'etat actuel de toutes les nations, enrichi de cartes geographiques et de figures
Bib ID 1980092
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Pré́vost, abbé, 1697-1763
 
Description Paris : Chez Didot, 1746-1789 
80 v. : ill. (part fold.), maps (part fold.) ; 17 cm. 
Notes

By A. F. Prevost, continued by A. G. Meusnier de Queslon, A. Deleyre and J. P. Roussellot de Surgy, with subsequent additions by J. P. J. Du Bois and others.

Vols. 61-64 compiled by É. M. Chompré have title: tabel alphabétique des matières contenues dans les LX volumes de l'Histoire générale des voyages.

Vols. 65-68 have t.p.: Suite de l'Histoire générale des voyages.

Vols. 69-80 have title: Continuation de l'Histoire générale des voyages.

Imprints vary: v.57-64 Paris : Chez la veuve Didot; v. 65-72 Paris : Chez Rozet; v. 73-80 Paris : Chez Panckoucke.

Simultaneously published a quarto ed. of 20 v.

National Library of Australia's copy imperf. holding fourteen vols.: v. 18-20, 23-24, 27-29, 31, 40, 68, 71-72, 75.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Journeys -- Oceania -- Early works to 1800.  |  Voyages and travels -- Early works to 1800.  |  Discoveries in geography -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Meusnier de Querlon, A. G. (Anne-Gabriel), 1702-1780  |  Rousselt de Surgy, Jacques-Philibert, 1737-  |  Chompré, Étienne Maurice, 1701-1784
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Nouvelle collection de toutes les relations de voyages par mer et par terre

Suite de l'histoire générale des voyages

Continuation de l'histoire générale des voyages

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