Terre Napoleon A History of French Exploration and Projects in Australia


1911. VERY GOOD. The 2 fold-out maps, which are both very good, are the Map of Terre Napoleon & the Map of New Holland both from Freycinet's Atlas of 1808. Plus 8 other vg illustrations. No bookplates, no inscriptions, not bumped or cracked or soiled or frayed or torn or damaged in any way. Professionally rebound with gilt titles to spine. Foxing to few pages but generally clean, strong & tight. 2nd ed, published the year after the first edition. Chapters includes 'Did the French Use Flinders' Chart'; 'Port Phillip'; 'Genisis of Baudin's Expedition'; 'Port Jackson & King Island'....and much more. Plus a Comparative Chronology. Really a very good copy & an excellent, collectible, historic account. 295 pp

Author: Scott, Ernest
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Published: 1911 Methuen & Co., Ltd London
ISBN: Not specified
Edition: Second edition
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good

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