The Governor's Noble Guest : Hyacinthe de Bougainville's account of Port Jackson, 1825.

By: BOUGAINVILLE, Hyacinthe de : edited by Marc Serge Riviere.

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Translated and edited by Marc Serge Riviere. First edition. 1000 copies. 292pp, 16 plates. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good to fine clean copy. ***The first publication of the private diaries kept by Bougainville during his visit to Sydney, in which he describes the colony, its society and its leading figures.

Title: The Governor's Noble Guest : Hyacinthe de Bougainville's account of Port Jackson, 1825.

Author Name: BOUGAINVILLE, Hyacinthe de : edited by Marc Serge Riviere.

Categories: Australia,

Publisher: Melbourne, Miegunyah Press (MUP): 1999

Seller ID: 8850

Keywords: 19th century australia exploration france maritime New South Wales pacific,