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Costumes, Baie de Castries. Duche de Vancy, Gaspard ; La Perouse, Jean-Francois de Galaup, comte de, 1741-1788, 1797

Costumes, Baie de Castries. / Duche de Vancy, Gaspard ; La Perouse, Jean-Francois de Galaup, comte de, 1741-1788 / 1797
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Full Title: Costumes des habitans de la Baie de Castries. Dessine par Duche de Vancy. Reduit par J.M. Moreau le jeune. Grave par Dennel. L. Aubert scripsit. Atlas du Voyage de la Perouse, no. 54. (Paris: L'Imprimerie de la Republique, An V, 1797)

Author: Duche de Vancy, Gaspard ; La Perouse, Jean-Francois de Galaup, comte de, 1741-1788

Date: 1797

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Author: Duche de Vancy, Gaspard ; La Perouse, Jean-Francois de Galaup, comte de, 1741-1788

Date: 1797

Short Title: Costumes, Baie de Castries.

Publisher: Paris: L'Imprimerie de la Republique

Type: View

Object Height cm: 27

Object Width cm: 41

Note: Engraved view.

Country: Russia

Full Title: Costumes des habitans de la Baie de Castries. Dessine par Duche de Vancy. Reduit par J.M. Moreau le jeune. Grave par Dennel. L. Aubert scripsit. Atlas du Voyage de la Perouse, no. 54. (Paris: L'Imprimerie de la Republique, An V, 1797)

List No: 3355.054

Page No: No. 54

Series No: 56

Engraver or Printer: Dennel, ; Aubert, L. ; Moreau, Jean Michel, 1741-1814

Published In: Atlas du voyage de La Perouse. (title page only) Dessine par J. M. Moreau le Jeune. Grave par Ph. Triere. L. Aubert scripsit.

Publication Author: La Perouse, Jean-Francois de Galaup, comte de, 1741-1788

Publication Date: 1797

Publication Reference: Phillips, 688; Howes. U.S.iana, 93; Mickwitz. A.E. Nordenskiold Collection ... annotated catalogue of maps made up to 1800, v.2 no. 133.

Publication Note: La Perouse set sail from France in 1785 to continue the discoveries of Captain Cook. He was shipwrecked in 1788 but his narrative, maps, and views survived and were published in 1797. This copy consists of the Atlas only to the First French edition. It is an exceptional copy, with very strong impressions. It should be compared to the smaller English Atlas of 1799. Maps are without color and bound in half leather brown marbled paper covered boards with "La Perouse's Voyages. Atlas" stamped in gilt on the spine. Issued to accompany: Voyage de la Perouse autour du monde ... an V (1797)

Publication List No: 3355.000

Publication Type: Chart Atlas ; World Atlas

Publication Maps: 34

Publication Height cm: 56

Publication Width cm: 41

Image No: 3355054

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