By: Baglione, Gabrielle and Cremiere, Cedric
Le Havre, Ã‰ditions du MusÃ©um d'histoire naturelle du Havre/MkF editions: 2016
Edition: 1st Australian Edition
Seller ID: ID292443
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Mint condition in pictorial laminated boards. Issued without dustjacket. A new copy. Illustrated with colour plates. Translated from the French by Jean Fornasiero & John West-Sooby. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 391 pages. On 19 October 1800, Charles-Alexandre Lesueur set sail on a voyage of discovery to the Southern Lands led by Nicolas Baudin. He soon demonstrated his talents as a natural history artist. Driven by an insatiable curiosity, during a golden age for natural history and learned societies, he travell... View More...