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The Discovery of Tasmania: journal extracts from the expeditions of Abel Janszoon Tasman and Marc-Joseph Marion Dufresne.

By: DUYKER, Edward (ed).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, St David's Park Publ.: [1992]

Seller ID: 4584


Translated by Edward, Herman & Maryse Duyker. 108pp, case-bound in pictorial cloth. A very good clean copy. ***Translations, original texts and biographical notes from the first two European expeditions to sight VDL. Extracts from Tasman, Arnoldus Montanus (citing Henrik Haelbos), Crozet, Le Jar du Clesmeur, Le Dez, Roux and Chevillard de Montesson. View more info

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Daniel Solander : collected correspondence 1753-1782.

By: DUYKER, Edward and Per Tingbrand (ed and trans).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Miegunyah Press (MUP): 1995

Seller ID: 32079


1000 copies. 466pp, 3 maps, 36 plates, some in colour. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 052284636X View more info

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Citizen Labillardiere : a naturalist's life in revolution and exploration.

By: DUYKER, Edward.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Miegunyah Press (MUP): 2003

Seller ID: 16194


383pp, b&w illustrations, maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ***Signed by the author (in Hobart, April 2003). ISBN 0522850103 View more info

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An Officer of the Blue : Marc-Joseph Marion Dufresne, South Sea Explorer, 1724-1772.

By: DUYKER, Edward.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Miegunyah Press (MUP): 1994

Seller ID: 33589


(Miegunyah Series 1, number 16.) First (and only) edition. Large 8vo. 230pp, 13 maps, 32 plates (11 in colour). Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Very good to fine. ISBN 0522845657 ***Dufresne was the first of the European expeditioners to have contact with the Tasmanian Aborigines, with the fatal result that was a portent (for him as well as for them) of what was to come. View more info

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Francois Peron : an impetuous life : naturalist and voyager.

By: DUYKER, Edward.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Miegunyah Press (MUP): 2006

Seller ID: 21430


First edition. 350pp, 24 illustrations in colour and duotone, 3 maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0522852602 ***The winner of the fourth (biennial) Frank Broeze Memorial Maritime History Book Prize, awarded by the Australian Association for Maritime History and the Australian National Maritime Museum. François Péron was a zoologist on Nicolas Baudin's expedition to Australia and the Pacific 1801-03. He wrote the f... View more info

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Citizen Labillardiere : a naturalist's life in revolution and exploration.

By: DUYKER, Edward.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Miegunyah Press (MUP): 2003

Seller ID: 28674


383pp, b&w illustrations, maps. Soft covers. Gift inscription on the imprint page. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0522851606 View more info