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Les avantures de Jacques Sadeur dans la decouverte et le voiage de la Terre Australe

Date: 1692
Overall: 166 x 97 x 29 mm, 0.25 kg
Medium: Paper, leather covered boards, gilt
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Books and journals
Object Name: Book
Object No: 00019490
Place Manufactured:Paris

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    HistoryThe book is presented as a manuscript written by Jacques Sadeur on his return from Terra Australis but kept secret by the French Government. The book recounts his arrival in Australia, a land occupied by a race of hermaphrodites, and life there for 35 years and his eventual expulsion.
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