Broughton, Captain W. R.. VOYAGE DE DECOUVERTES DANS LA PARTIE
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BROUGHTON, WILLIAM ROBERT. 1762-1821.
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BROUGHTON, WILLIAM ROBERT. 1762-1821.
Voyage de découvertes dans la partie septentrionale de l'ocean Pacifique…. Paris: Dentu, 1807. 2 volumes. [6], xxxii, 244; [2], 342 pp. Half-titles. Illustrated with 3 folding maps and 3 folding profile views and 1 engraved plate. 8vo (197 x 121 mm). Period half calf and marbled boards, spines gilt. Short repaired stub tears to maps, spines a trifle sunned and corners showing.

Broughton visited Port Stevens and Port Jackson in the summer of 1795. He also stopped at Tahiti, the Sandwich Islands, Nootka Sound, the Korean coast, etc. This edition is rare complete. Ferguson 440.
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