A Voyage Round the World Performed by Order of His Most Christian Majesty, In the Years 1766,1767,1768, and 1769


Part of the introduction appears to be misbound at the end (xxv-xxviii) . Vocabulary at rear

Title: A Voyage Round the World Performed by Order of His Most Christian Majesty, In the Years 1766,1767,1768, and 1769

Author: Bougainville, Lewis de (Translated from the French by John Reinhold Forster, F.A.S.)

Illustrator: Five maps and one engraving (all fldg)

Categories: Exploration, France, Sailing, South America, Cartography,

Publisher: London, J. Nourse: 1772

Binding: Full contemporary calf with raised bands and re

Condition: Contemporary book plate inside front cover. Hinges have been expertly repaired along spine. Half title missing. Book is in very good condition generally with some wear to outer edges . Some minor offsetting to endpapers

Measurements: 10.5 x 8.75 inches (26.7 x 22

Size: Quarto

Inventory Number: 44162

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