Dunmore, John. FRENCH EXPLORERS IN THE PACIFIC. I. The Eighteenth Century. Vol. I only (of 2), First Edition; pp. [viii], 356; 13 maps, 2 plates (reproductions of Bougainville's Charts of his Passage through the Tuamotus and through the Society Islands), bibliography, index; original cloth; a fine copy in dustwrapper; scarce. Oxford; at the Clarendon Press; 1965.
***This first volume, complete in itself, contains the great early voyages of the French to the Pacific region, including: Bougainville, De Surville, Marion du Fresne, Kerguelen, La Perouse, D'Entrecasteaux and Marchand. The second volume, on the nineteenth century, was published in 1969. #66164

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