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Early Voyages to Terra Australis

Richard Henry Major, Geographer and map librarian who curated the map collection of the British Museum from 1844 until his retirement in 1880 (1818-1891)


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Table of Contents

- About This Book

- Introduction

- A Memorial Addressed To His Catholic Majesty Philip The Third, King Of Spain

- Relation Of Luis Vaez De Torres

- Extract From The Book Of Dispatches From Batavia

- The Voyage And Shipwreck Of Captain Francis Pelsart

- Voyage Of Gerrit Thomasz Pool To The South Land

- Account Of The Wreck Of The Ship "de Vergulde Draeck" On The South Land

- Description Of The West Coast Of The South Land

- Extract Translated From Burgomaster Witsen's Noord En Oost Tartarye

- Account Of The Observations Of Captain William Dampier On The Coast Of New Holland, In 1687-88

- Extract From Sloan Ms., 3235

- Some Particulars Relating To The Voyage Of Willem De Vlamingh

- Appendix I

- Appendix Ii

- Extract From The Journal Of A Voyage Made To The Unexplored South Land

- Account Of The Observations Of Captain William Dampier

- A Written Detail Of The Discoveries And Noticeable Occurrences

- The Houtman's Abrolhos In 1727

- Appendix, No. I

- Appendix Ii

- Appendix Iii

- Appendix Iv

- A Supplement To The Volume Of Early Voyages To Terra Australis

- Extract From A Letter To Sir Henry Ellis, K.h

GENRE
Travel & Adventure
RELEASED
2015
November 14
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
360
Pages
PUBLISHER
The Perfect Library
SELLER
FB Editions
SIZE
549
KB

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