Ile Gouaham - Dumont d'Urville


Ile Gouaham - Dumont d'Urville

Product no.: 2159
£90.00


Gide Paris 1847 
 
lithographed view; image size 18 x 29 cm; some slight dusting, edges slightly frayed, o/w vg cond.
 
from: ?Voyage au Pôle Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les Corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zélée exécuté pendant les années 1837-1838-1839-1840...?
 
Dumont d?Urville was a French aristocrat, navigator and geographer. He accompanied Duperrey on the ?Coquille? in 1824 before he led his own expeditions on the ?Astrolabe? to the Pacific. He greatly contributed to the mapping of Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific.
 
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