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Rose de Freycinet journal written while on the Uranie voyage, 1817-1820, together with a transcripti...

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Rose de Freycinet journal written while on the Uranie voyage, 1817-1820, together with a transcription of her letters to her mother, 1817-1819, transcribed before 1842

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1DrmrKP9

Rose de Freycinet journal written while on the Uranie voyage, 1817-1820, together with a transcription of her letters to her mother, 1817-1819, transcribed before 1842

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Rose de Freycinet journal written while on the Uranie voyage, 1817-1820, together with a transcription of her letters to her mother, 1817-1819, transcribed before 1842

Full title

Rose de Freycinet journal written while on the Uranie voyage, 1817-1820, together with a transcription of her letters to her mother, 1817-1819, transcribed before 1842

Author / Creator

Date

1817-1820, and before 1842

Record Identifier

1DrmrKP9

Language

French

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Fonds

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Out of copyright

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Item 01: Journal particulier de Rose pour Caroline, September 1817-October 1820

Item 02: Lettres de Mme. Louis de Freycinet écrites pendant le voyage autour du Monde de la Corvette l'Uranie, 1817-1819, transcribed and edited by Louis-Claude de Saulces de Freycinet, after 1820 and before 1842

Rose’s journal has been known since the 192...

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Full title

Rose de Freycinet journal written while on the Uranie voyage, 1817-1820, together with a transcription of her letters to her mother, 1817-1819, transcribed before 1842

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

Published information

The journal and some of the letters have been translated into English in: Freycinet, Rose Marie de & Rivière, Marc, 1947- & National Library of Australia 2003, A woman of courage : the journal of Rose de Freycinet on her voyage around the world 1817-1820, National Library of Australia, Canberra

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Hordern House, August 2013 and January 2014

Administrative / Biographical history

In 1817 Louis de Freycinet, an aristocratic naval officer and veteran of the Baudin expedition which circumnavigated Australia between 1801 and 1803, was given command of a Pacific scientific and exploring expedition. As captain of the Uranie, Freycinet secretly planned to take with him his 21 year old wife, Rose, a well educated and cultured woman...

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1DrmrKP9

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1060974

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