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JACQUEMONT, Victor.

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  1. "Correspondance de Victor Jacquemont avec sa famille et plusieurs de ses amis, pendant son voyage dans l'Inde (1828-1832)."
    First edition. Jacquemont travelled to India in 1828 as a plant-collector on behalf of the Jardin de Plantes, he visited Amber in Rajputana, met with the Ranjit Singh at his capital of Lahore, and visited the kingdom of Ladakh in the Himalayas, "travelling for three and a half years he encountered difficulties and privations... Learn More
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    Stock Code: 112745

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  2. Letters From India;
    First published in French in 1833, the year after Jacquemont's death, the English first edition was 1834. Jacquemont was one of the founders of the Société d'Histoire Naturelle, worked at the Jardin des Plantes in Paris, and studied geology under Arago at the École des Mines. In 1827 he was invited by Pierre Louis Cordier... Learn More
    £530

    Stock Code: 45433

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