Terra Australis cognita or voyages to the terra Australis
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Published by N. Israel, Da Capo Press in Amsterdam, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Voyages and travels -- Early works to 1800.

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Edition Notes

A translation of Comte de Brosses"s Histoire des navigations aux Terres Australes.

Statement[edited by] John Callander.
GenreEarly works to 1800.
SeriesBibliotheca Australiana,, no. 8-10 v. 1: unpriced
ContributionsCallander, John, d. 1789, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG160 .B882
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5657882M
LC Control Number68102644
OCLC/WorldCa3558372

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