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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Jean-François de Galaup La Pérouse, comte de; L A Milet-Mureau; Francisco Antonio Mourelle de la Rúa; Jean Michel Moreau
|Notes:||Frontispiece of v. 1, t.-p., plate, etc., of atlas dated 1798.
Atlas has engraved t.-p., signed J.M. Moreau, jun.
Pagination: v. 1: , lvi, 539,  p.,  leaf of plates; v. 2: viii, 304, *297-*304, 305-312 *305-*312, 313-320, *313-*320, 321-531,  p.; v. 3:  p.,  leaves of plates.
The  leaves of plates in the atlas volume consist of 69 numbered plates, with 21 double and 48 single plate leaves.
"... an abridged translation into English. This edition is usually considered to be the best one in English." Cf. Hill.
Chapters 7-11 describe that portion of the voyage from Mt. St. Elias to Monterey; includes accounts of the natives and the fur trade, and an account of Mourelle's voyage to the Northwest Coast in 1779.
|Description:||2 v. : port. ; 31 cm. (4to) and atlas ( p., 69 leaves of plates (some folded) including 31 maps, : ill. ; 44 cm. (fol)|
|Other Titles:||Voyage de La Pérouse autour du monde.
Charts and plates to La Pérouse's Voyage.
|Responsibility:||by the Boussole and Astrolabe, under the command of J.F.G. de La Pérouse: published by order of the National Assembly, under the superintendence of L.A. Milet-Mureau ... ; In two volumes. ; Illustrated by a variety of charts and plates, in a separate folio volume. ; Translated from the French..|