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Author Freycinet, Louis Claude Desaulses de, 1779-1842.

Title Reflections on New South Wales 1788-1839 / Louis de Freycinet
Published Potts Point, N.S.W. : Hordern House, 2001

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 W'PONDS  994.4102 Fre/Vad  AVAILABLE
 ADPML SPC  994.4102 Fre/Vad  LIB USE ONLY
Description xxi, 670 pages : illustrations, facsimile, maps ; 25 cm
regular print
Summary Annotation pending
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
"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
Subject Freycinet, Louis Claude Desaulses de, 1779-1842 -- Travel.
Freycinet, Louis de, 1779-1842 -- Travel
Freycinet, Louis Claude De Saulces de, 1779-1842 -- Travel
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- History -- 19th century.
Penal colonies -- Australia -- New South Wales -- History.
Scientific expeditions -- Australia.
New South Wales -- Description and travel.
New South Wales -- Description and travel -- 1788-1851
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 -- Social conditions -- 1788-1851
Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Social life and customs -- 1788-1851
Author Cullity, Thomas Brendan
Pasquier, Jean, 1903-1992.
Pasquier, Bernice.
Pratt, Katharine Mary
ISBN 1875567313 :
Other Titles Voyage autour du monde. English. Selections