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Title
Voyage de La Pérouse autour du Monde / publié conformément au décret du 22 avril 1797, et rédige par M.L.A. Milet-Mureau ...
Name/Creator
La Pérouse, Jean-François de Galaup, comte de, 1741-1788, creator
Pingré, Alexandre Guy, 1711-1796, tr.
Mourelle de la Rúa, Francisco Antonio, 1750-1820
Milet-Mureau, L. A. (Louis Antoine), 1756-1825, ed.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[t.1-4 Provides access to page images of digitized parts]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FMUS.ARN:2757213 
Digital Object
[atlas Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FMUS.ARN:2707940 
Location
Networked Resource

Map Coll (Pusey)

Botany Arnold (Cambr.)

Houghton
Place of Origin
Paris
Publisher
Imprimerie de la République
Language
French
Description
4 v. : front. (port.) tables ; 29 x 23 cm. and atlas of plates, maps (partly fold.) plans. 58 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print

Early works to 1800

Early works to 1800
Classification
G420 .L2
Subject
Voyages around the world -- Early works to 1800 ;  Boussole (Frigate) ;  Astrolabe (Frigate) ;  Discoveries in geography -- Early works to 1800 ;  Pacific Area -- Early works to 1800 ;  Northwest Coast of North America -- Early works to 1800

Category
Voyages around the world (General works)

Voyage of La Pérouse, 1785-1788

Pacific Oceans & Islands

Note
Atlas has engr. half-title.

Vol. 1 includes all preliminary instructions, memoirs, etc. relative to the expedition.

"Relation d'un voyage intéressant de la frégate la Princesse, de Manille à Saint-Blaise, en 1780 et 1781," translated from the Spanish of F.A. Maurelle by A.G. Pingré: t. 1, p. 256-323.

"Extrait de la relation d'un voyage fait en 1779, par Don François-Antoine Maurelle ... pour la découverte des côtes occidentales de l'Amérique Septentrionale": t. 1, p. 324-342.

Vol. 2-3: Journal of Lapérouse and tables of the routes of the Boussole and the Astrolabe; v. 4: Supplementary memoirs, letters, etc.