Realms and Islands. The World Voyage of Rose de Freycinet in the Corvette 'Uranie' 1817-1820. From her Journal and Letters and the Reports of Louis de Saulces de Freycinet Capitaine de Corvette. FREYCINET, Marnie BASSETT.

Realms and Islands…
Realms and Islands. The World Voyage of Rose de Freycinet in the Corvette 'Uranie' 1817-1820. From her Journal and Letters and the Reports of Louis de Saulces de Freycinet Capitaine de Corvette.

London: Oxford University Press, 1962.

Octavo, portrait frontispiece and black & white plates, grey cloth; dust-jacket.

Rose de Freycinet was smuggled aboard her husband's command, the Uranie, in 1817 in Toulon and circumnavigated the globe until 1820. Her account is both detailed and acute, with lengthy descriptions of the Australian continent.

Rose de Freycinet was smuggled aboard her husband's command, the Uranie, in 1817 in Toulon and circumnavigated the globe until 1820. Her account is both detailed and acute, with lengthy descriptions of the Australian continent.

Condition Report: Small stamp and a few tape-marks affect the endpapers, else a very good copy in a clean dust-jacket.

Price (AUD): $120.00

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Ref: #3602280

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