The sailors, scientists and artists who accompanied Baudin created a significant historical and cartographic record, including some of the earliest charts of Western Australia. The skills of bravery of those who
sailed these unknown waters is astonishing. TWO VOLUMES IN SLIPCASE. 246 x 195mm., Vol. 1: pp .xix, 379, colour plates throughout, appendices, List of illustrations, index, folded map in pocket. Vol 2: (French) xx, 345, colour plates throughout, notes, folded map in pocket. Hard covers, quarter cloth bound. Slip case has two small indented/rubbed areas & slightly 'bumped' on one corner. Books FINE.