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Paul Gaimard Voyage de l'Astrolabe : Zoologie, 1826-1828

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Paul Gaimard Voyage de l'Astrolabe : Zoologie, 1826-1828

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YolgBvN9

Paul Gaimard Voyage de l'Astrolabe : Zoologie, 1826-1828

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Paul Gaimard Voyage de l'Astrolabe : Zoologie, 1826-1828

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Paul Gaimard Voyage de l'Astrolabe : Zoologie, 1826-1828

Date

1826-1828

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YolgBvN9

Language

French

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0.47 metres of textual material (3 volumes) - manuscript

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Out of copyright : Published in author's lifetime. Author died before 1955.

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

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Contents

A partly unpublished record of the zoological notes made by naval surgeon and naturalist Paul Gaimard, documenting the peoples, mammals, birds, reptiles, fish, shellfish and other animals encountered during the voyage of the Astrolabe under the command of Dumont d'Urville. The notes represent 22 months' worth of the zoological work completed over t...

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Paul Gaimard Voyage de l'Astrolabe : Zoologie, 1826-1828

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Purchased from Maggs Bros Ltd, December 2015

Administrative / Biographical history

Paul Gaimard was a naturalist who took part in the scientific expedition to the Pacific on board the Astrolabe in 1826-1829 under the command of Dumont d'Urville.

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YolgBvN9

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1000020

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