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Early voyages to Terra Australis, now called Australia: a collection of documents, and extracts from early manuscript maps, illustrative of the history of discovery on the coasts of that vast island, from the beginning of the sixteenth century to the time of Captain Cook.

Author: Richard Henry Major
Publisher: New York, B. Franklin [1963?]
Series: Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, 1st ser., no. 25.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains translations and transcriptions of several documents of importance in Australia geographical history with learned commentary.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Henry Major
OCLC Number: 27325593
Notes: Reprint of the 1859 ed. published by the Hakluyt Society.
Description: xi, [1] cxix, 200 pages maps (3 folded) 23 cm.
Series Title: Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, 1st ser., no. 25.
Responsibility: Ed. with an introduction by R.H. Major.

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Contains translations and transcriptions of several documents of importance in Australia geographical history with learned commentary.

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