La Billardière, Jacques Julien Houtou de, 1755-1834

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Naturalist. He commenced publication of his "Icones Plantarum Syriae rariorum discriptionibus et observationibus illustratae" in 1791. He accompanied the voyage of d'Entrecasteaux in search of La Pérouse, 1791-1793, and subsequently published an account of the voyage, "Relation du voyage à la recherche de La Pérouse", and of his discoveries, "Novae Hollandiae plantarum specimen".

From the description of Papers [manuscript]. 1791. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225850904

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France
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Naturalists--Correspondence
Botanists--Correspondence
World maps--Early works to 1800
Voyages around the world--Maps--Early works to 1800
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Naturalist
Botanists
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Birth 1755-10-28

Death 1834-01-08

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French

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