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Reflections on New South Wales 1788-1839 / Louis de Freycinet
Bib ID 2311802
Format BookBook
Author
Freycinet, Louis Claude Desaulses de, 1779-1842
 
Uniform Title Voyage autour du monde. English. Selections
Description Potts Point, N.S.W. : Hordern House, 2001 
xxi , 670 p. : ill., facsim., maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 1875567313
Notes

Includes index.

"Freycinet's examination of the history and progress of the colony of New South Wales during the first fifty-two years, based on his visit to Port Jackson as commander of the Uranie in 1819, his earlier visit with the Baudin voyage in 1802, his interviews and subsequent correspondence with the colonists themselves, and his close analysis of the published literature to 1839." -- T. P.

"The edition is strictly limited to 300 copies" -- Back page.

Also a Special Issue on Large Paper released limited to 28 copies available by invitation from Hordern House. This de luxe issue on large quarto format prepared from the original proof sheets on ivory laid paper in a handsome and fine binding of quarter vellum and glazed linen.

Library's Special Issue on Large Paper is copy no.10.

Reproduction "Now translated into English for the first time from the original publication of Freycinet's Voyage autour du monde (Paris, 1824-1844) by Thomas Cullity, assisted by Katharine Pratt and Jean and Bernice Pasquier."-- T.P. 
Subjects Freycinet, Louis de, 1779-1842 -- Journeys.  |  Scientific expeditions -- Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- History -- 19th century.  |  Penal colonies -- New South Wales -- History.  |  Sydney (N.S.W.) -- History -- 1788-1851.  |  New South Wales -- Politics and government -- 1788-1851.  |  New South Wales -- Economic conditions -- 1788-1851.  |  New South Wales -- Description and travel -- 1788-1851.  |  New South Wales -- Social conditions -- 1788-1851.  |  Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Social life and customs -- 1788-1851.
Other authors/contributors Cullity, Thomas Brendan  |  Pasquier, Jean  |  Pasquier, Bernice  |  Pratt, Katharine Mary

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