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voyage of the Astrolabe, 1840

Jules-SГ©bastien-CГ©sar Dumont d"Urville

voyage of the Astrolabe, 1840

an English rendering of the journals of Dumont d"Urville and his officers of their visit to New Zealand in 1840, together with some account of Bishop Pompallier and Charles, Baron de Thierry

by Jules-SГ©bastien-CГ©sar Dumont d"Urville

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Published by A.H. & A.W. Reed in Wellington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand
    • Subjects:
    • New Zealand -- Discovery and exploration.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Olive Wright.
      ContributionsWright, Olive.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU410 .D815
      The Physical Object
      Pagination180 p.
      Number of Pages180
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6173575M
      LC Control Number55004069
      OCLC/WorldCa3439823

      Guinness World Records have independently certified an astrolabe excavated from the wreck site of a Portuguese Armada Ship that was part of Vasco da Gama's second voyage to India in as. The first of August , the Astrolabe and the Boussole de la Perouse depared for a voyage around the world, from which they would never return. Renamed Astrolabe (a navigational instrument, but also the name of Perouses's ship which disappeared somewhere in the Pacific in ) she left Toulon on 25 April , under command of Dumont D'Urville. Jacques Bernard Hombron Surgeon, Person, Deceased Person, Physician. Jacques Bernard Hombron was a French naval surgeon and naturalist. Hombron served on the French voyage of the Astrolabe and Zelee between and to investigate the perimeter of Antarctica.


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Voyage of the Astrolabe [Wright, Olive.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Voyage of the Astrolabe Author: Olive. Wright. The Voyage of the Astrolabe – An English Rendering of the Journals of Dumont D'Urville and His Officers of Their Visit to New Zealand inTogether with Some Account of Bishop Pompallier and Charles, Baron De Thierry.

Wellington, New Zealand: A. Rating: % positive. The voyage of the Astrolabe, an English rendering of the journals of Dumont d'Urville and his officers of their visit to New Zealand intogether with some account of Bishop Pompallier and Charles, Baron de Thierry.

Wellington [N.Z.]: A.H. voyage of the Astrolabe A.W. Reed. MLA Citation. Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sebastien-Cesar. and Wright, Olive. Manuscript account of the voyage on the Astrolabe written by Pierre Seurin, - A collection item from the State Library of New South Wales. Beautifully illustrated articles and books on the astrolabe have been published but this material hardly goes back beyond the 10th century.

About the earlier history, very contradictory statements can be found in the literature. While classical scholars tend to trace the idea of the astrolabe Cited by: This magnificent, large original antique lithograph print, one of the first ever views of Antarctica, specifically Terre Adélie named by D Urville after his wife, first sighted on January 18th by Dumont D Urville in the ship The Astrolabe, was drawn by Louis Le Breton, asst.

surgeon & artist/draftsman aboard the Astrolabe, during D. was an interesting book, but did little to answer my questions. What I wanted and needed was a good, simple description of the astrolabe's parts and functions; with examples of how it could be used; in short, a computer manual.

Over a year later James Morrison published his excellent book The Astrolabe (see Recommended Reading). Download RIS citations. TY - BOOK TI - United States Exploring Expedition. During the year, VL - [v manuscript]. Atlas accompanying v. 33 x2 5 cm.; v.

69 x 55 cm. United States Exploring Expedition. During the year, (Commander of the Astrolabe and leader voyage of the Astrolabe the expedition to the South Pole) ‘Lettre de D’Urville au Ministre de la Marine, de la Baie 1840 book Iles.

N-Z. 2 mai ’. AN Marine BB 4 (Blue Book ) ATL ‘Correspondence T. Dixson Library, Sydney: Spencer No 9 ATL Enumerates the results of the second voyage of the Astrolabe. The crewman was the first to spot the Antarctic mainland from voyage of the Astrolabe Astrolabe’s crow’s nest on 21 Januaryand devotes several pages to the charting of the Antarctic coastline.

The voyage of the Astrolabe, an English rendering of the journals of Dumont d'Urville and his officers of their visit to New Zealand intogether with some account of Bishop Pompallier and Charles, Baron de Thierryby Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville. Between andthe ships Astrolabe and Zélée explored the waters of the Antarctic area and Oceania in extremely harsh conditions: almost forty crew members died or deserted.

However, d'Urville discovered a new portion of the Antarctic coast, shed light on the ethnography of several Pacific islands and brought back multitudes of.

First Voyage under the command of Jules Dumont d'Urville. Coquille was renamed Astrolabe in honour of one of the ships of La Pérouse. She sailed from Toulon on 22 Apriltowards the Pacific Ocean, for a circumnavigation of the world that was destined to last nearly three years.

Astrolabe. The voyage of the Astrolabe, an English rendering of the journals of Dumont d'Urville and his off Voyage de decouvertes de l'Astrolabe execute par ordre du Roi pendant les annees sou Voyage au pole sud et dans l'Océanie: sur les corvettes l'Astrolabe.

Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe: exécuté par ordre du roi, pendant les années By Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, A first attempt met with little success from a frightful dysentery having broken out among the crew of the "Astrolabe," by which a number perished.

Having returned to Hobart Town to recruit, after twenty-eight months of incessant toil, the expedition was once more ready to sail, and on Jan.

1,weighed anchor for their voyage south. "On. The voyage of the Astrolabe, an English rendering of the journals of Dumont d'Urville and his officers of their visit to New Zealand intogether with some account of Bishop Pompallier and Charles, Baron de Thierry by Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville (Book).

An Account in Two Volumes of Two Voyages to the South Seas by Captain (later Rear-Admiral) Jules S-C Dumont D'Urville of the French Navy to Australia, New Zealand, Oceania, in the Corvette Astrolabe and to the Straits of Magellan, Chile, Oceania, South East Asia, Australia, Antarctica, New Zealand, and Torres Strait, in the Corvettes Astrolabe and Zélée: Astrolabe and.

Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zélée Exécuté par ordre du roi pendant les années ––– Chapter. A Voyage Round the World, Performed in the Years,andY the Boussole and Astrolabe: Under the Command of J.

de la Pérouse, Volume 1 A Voyage Round the World, Performed in the Years,andY the Boussole and Astrolabe: Under the Command of J. de la Pérouse, Jean-François de Galaup comte. Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe () - Reprint by DUMONT D'URVILLE Edition: Modern complete reproduction of the original.

Limited edition Book condition: New. “From November 1 to December 12 our ships were a scene of death and mourning” wrote Dumont d’Urville.

4 died on the Astrolabe, 5 on the Zélée: 12 December Arrived Hobart, Tasmania. 1 January Sailed from Hobart to Antarctic: 19 January. Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe, commandée par M.

Dumont d'Urville (). Voyage de la corvette la Zélée, commandée par M. Dumont d'Urville (). Voyages autour du Monde et dans les contrées les plus curieuses, depuis Christophe Colomb jusqu'à nos jours.

Extrait du tome 6. (Pages à ). Fin XIXe. Vers SMITH William. Bibliography (). Dumont D'Urville, Voyage de la Corvette l'Astrolabe, Historie, Atlas I, Paris, Francois Edmond Paris, Essai sur la construction navale des peuples extra-européens, ou, Collection des navires et pirogues construits par les habitants de l'Asie, de la Malaisie, du Grand Océan et de l'Amérique, dessinés et mesurés par M.

Paris, Arthur Bertrand, Paris, On a second voyage on the Astrolabe he made for the South Magnetic Pole, intending to claim it for France. He pulled into Hobart in December to seek treatment for his moribund crew.

Heading south in earlyhe hoisted the Tricolor at Pointe Géologie in Terre Adélie. Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zélée: exécuté par ordre du Roi pendant les annéessous le commandement de M.

Dumont-d'Urville by. Solar Fire 7 Gold user Guide for Microsoft Windows by Astrolabe and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Dumont D'Urville, J.

Antarctic Views from Voyage au Pole Sud etdans l'Oceanie sur les Corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zelee Paris, lithographs from the folio atlas volume of the historique section atlas pittoresque or the famous French scientific voyage whose 'aims were to explore the south polar regions and various island groups in the Pacific.'.

Voyage de découvertes de l'Astrolabe, exécuté par ordre du Roi pendant les années sous le commandement de M. Dumont d'Urville.

Botanique [ Voyage of Discovery of the Astrolabe, executed by order of the King during the years under the command of Mr. Dumont of Urville. resulting from the voyages (volumes published between and and and ), and for his pre-eminent rank as Rear Admiral achieved towards the end of his life.

Dumont d'Urville's death, too, made national headlines, because he died in one of the world's first major railway accidents and was given a state burial. His. Voyage Au Pole Sud Et Dans L'océanie Sur Les Corvettes L'astrolabe Et La Zélée: Exécuté Par Ordre Du Roi Pendant Les Années, Author: Jacques Bernard Hombron.

The Expedition Jules Sebastian Cesar Dumont D'Urville. In the Coquille (shell) was re-named L'Astrolabe, the name of a previous ship that had disappeared in She had just returned to France from a three year scientific and geographic voyage to South America and the islands of the South Pacific.

Voyage Au Pole Sud Et Dans L'océanie Sur Les Corvettes L'astrolabe Et La Zélée: Exécuté Par Ordre Du Roi Pendant Les Années, Plantes. Inthe French King Louis-Philippe, enthusiastic for Southern Hemisphere exploration, supported M.

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The mother has one arm gently wrapped around the baby, while perched upon two large shoots of bamboo. In D’Urville’s text for Volume 3 of Voyage au Pole Sud, he gives the Latin name of this species as Semnopithecus cristatus; it is now known as Trachypithecus cristatus.

These tree-dwelling monkeys are found in the Malay peninsula and. These three engravings of shells, printed in color, come from the atlases of illustrations published with the Voyage de decouvertes de l’Astrolabe (Paris):J. Tastu,). This encyclopedic volume set reported discoveries in the Pacific Islands, during an expedition under the French navigator Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d’Urville.

from Voyage au Pole Sud et Dans L’Oceanie sur Les Corvettes L’Astrolabe et La Zélée [Voyage to the South Pole and through Oceania on the Corvettes Astrolabe and Zélée During the Years,]. Gaimard’s first voyage was a circumnavigation of the globe on the Uranie,led by Louis Claude Desaulses de Freycinet, where he was assistant surgeon and an unofficial naturalist, serving with surgeon Jean Rene Constant second voyage was the search for La Perousse on the Astrolabe,where he was now principal surgeon; Quoy accompanied him on this voyage.

Voyage au Pôle Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zélée. Paris: Gide, A fine set in contemporary morocco of the first edition of this important 'Grand Voyage': a 'sumptuous and impressive production' (Ellis/Mengel).

Two Voyages to the South Seas: Australia, New Zealand, Oceania –, Straits of Magellan, Chile, Oceania, New Guinea, Australia, South East Asia, Tasmania, Antarctica, New Zealand, Torres Strait – in the corvettes Astrolabe –, Astrolabe and Zelee – (Carlton: Melbourne University Press, ), pp.

56– 3.Magellan's voyage was one of many achievements during the Age of Discovery, a period from the 15th through the 18th century, when extensive exploration changed the shape of the world — literally for cartographers and more existentially in terms of political and economic relationships.

helped sailors maintain a steady course. The astrolabe. The zoology of the Voyage au pôle sud et dans l'Océanie sur les corvettes I'Astrolabe et la Zélée exécuté par ordre du rol pendant les années – –– sous le commandement de M.

Dumontd'Urville (–): titles, volumes, plates, text, contents, proposed dates and anecdotal history of the publication.