Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César (1790-1842)

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d'Urville, Jules Dumont (1790-1842)
D'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont (1790-1842)
Dumont d'Urville, J. (Jules) (1790-1842)
Dumont d'Urville, J. S. C. (Jules-Sébastien-César) (1790-1842)
Dumont d'Urville, Jules (1790-1842)
Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d' (1790-1842)
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Jules Dumont d'Urville was Captain in charge of an Antarctic expedition (1837-1840) which discovered the Louis Philippe, Joinville and Adélie Lands. He published a number of popular books on his travels.

Hydrographic researches in Aegean and Black Seas 1819-20, went round the world as second in command of the "Coquille" 1822-25, went to Polynesia 1826-29 as captain of the "Astrolabe" to search for La Pérouse, gathering valuable scientific data and finding the relics of La Pérouse's expedition at Vanikoro. Escorted King Charles X and his family, deposed by the July Revolution, to England in 1830. Placed by new king, Louis Philippe, in charge of an Antarctic expedition in 1837-40, which discovered the Louis Philippe, Joinville and Adélie Lands. Promoted to Admiral, accidentally killed in 1842.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. d'Urville, Jules Dumont
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. 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 1826-1828 in the Corvette Astrolabe and to the Straits of Magellan, Chile, Oceania, South East Asia, Australia, Antarctica, New Zealand and Torres Strait 1837-1840 in the Corvettes Astrolabe and Zelee
    D'Urville, Jules Dumont
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Carlton, 1987
  3. "Naturally fearful": emotion, race and French-Papuan encounters, 1818 -30
    Starbuck, Nicole
    Published: 2016
    Series: Journal of Pacific History, 51, 4, 357-74
  4. Sankey, Margaret
    Published: 2015
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 26, 2, 206-7
  5. Dunmore, John
    Published: 2015
    Series: French Australian Review, 57, 122-4
  6. Dumont d'Urville: explorer & polymath
    Duyker, Edward
    Published: Otago University Press, [Dunedin, New Zealand], 2014
  7. The Voyagers: Remarkable European Explorations of New Zealand
    Moon, Paul
    Published: Penguin Books, Auckland (N.Z.), 2014
  8. From Venus to Antarctica: the life of Dumont d'Urville
    Dunmore, John
    Published: Exisle Publishing, Titirangi, Auckland, 2007
  9. The Dumont d'Urville 1854 Account of the Geology of New Zealand
    Mason, Alan
    Published: 2010
    Series: Journal of the Historical Studies Group, Geoscience Society of New Zealand, 39, 3-7
  10. Medals and Decorations of the French South Seas and Antarctic Expedition 1937-40
    Stein, Glenn
    Published: 2006
    Series: Antarctic: Magazine of the New Zealand Antarctic Society, 24, 4, 68-70
  11. Lure of the Southern Seas: the Voyages of Dumont d'Urville, 1826-1840
    Hunt, Susan, Terry, Martin and Thomas, Nichollas
    Published: Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales, Sydney, 2002
  12. The Zoology of the Voyage au pole sud et dans l'Océanie sur les corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zélée exécuté par ordre du roi pendant les années 1837-1838-1839-1840 sous le commandement de M. Dumont-d'Urville (1842-1854): Titles, Volumes, Plates, Text, Contents, Proposed Dates, and Anecdotal History of the Publication
    Clark, Paul F.; Crossnier, Alain
    Published: 2000
    Series: Archives of Natural History, 29, 407-435

Resources by Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville (637)

  1. Voyage pittoresque autour du monde : îles Marquises, île de Pâques, Tuamotu, îles de la Société, îles australes / Jules Sébastien César Dumont d'Urville ; édition critique établie par Robert et Denise Koenig ... [et al.]
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Book : 1989 ]
    Languages: French
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  2. J.S.C. Dumont d'Urville, commandant l'expedition de l'Astrolabe / A. Maurin
    Maurin, Antoine, 1793-1860
    [ Art work : 1833 ]
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    J.S.C. Dumont d'Urville, commandant l'expedition de l'Astrolabe / A. Maurin
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  3. [Letter, 1832 June 12, Paris, to Monsieur De Paravey] [from Jules Sebastian Urville]
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Unpublished : 1832 ]
    Languages: French
    At National Library
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  4. Voyage de decouvertes de l'Astrolabe .... pendant les annees 1826-1829, sous le commandement de J. Dumont d'Urville
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Book : 1830 ]
    At Museums Victoria
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  5. Notice sur les travaux de M. Dumont d'Urville
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Book : 1829 ]
    Languages: French
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    Notice sur les travaux de M. Dumont d'Urville
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  6. Dumont d'Urville lettres 1841
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Unpublished : 1841 ]
    Languages: French
    At National Library
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  7. Note sur le voyage de découvertes au p^ole austral et dans l'Océanie de l'Astrolabe et de la Zélée / D'Urville
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Book : 1837 ]
    At National Library
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  8. Mr Merkus, Gouverneur des Moluques, offrant des babi-rousses a l'expedition de l'Astrolabe, Celebes / de Sainson pinx.; V. Adam lith
    Adam, V. (Victor-Jean), 1801-1866
    [ Art work : 1833 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
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    Mr Merkus, Gouverneur des Moluques, offrant des babi-rousses a l'expedition de l'Astrolabe, Celebes / de Sainson pinx.; V. Adam lith
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  9. Two voyages to the South Seas / Captain Jules S.-C. Dumont d'Urville ; translated from the French and retold by Helen Rosenman
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Book : 1992 ]
    At 2 libraries
    Two voyages to the South Seas / Captain Jules S.-C. Dumont d'Urville ; translated from the French and retold by Helen Rosenman
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  10. Ile de Madagascar : extraits du Voyage pittoresque autour du monde de M. Dumont D'Urville
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Book : 2005 ]
    Languages: French
    Ile de Madagascar : extraits du Voyage pittoresque autour du monde de M. Dumont D'Urville
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  1. Voyage pittoresque autour du monde : îles Marquises, île de Pâques, Tuamotu, îles de la Société, îles australes / Jules Sébastien César Dumont d'Urville ; édition critique établie par Robert et Denise Koenig ... [et al.]
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Book : 1989 ]
    Languages: French
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  2. Jules Sébastien César Dumont-d'Urville, 1790-1842 : textes et documents
    Astorkia, Madeline
    [ Book : 1985 ]
    Languages: French
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  3. [Biographical cuttings on Jules Sebastian Cesar Dumont d'Urville, naval officer, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  4. J.S.C. Dumont d'Urville, commandant l'expedition de l'Astrolabe / A. Maurin
    Maurin, Antoine, 1793-1860
    [ Art work : 1833 ]
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    J.S.C. Dumont d'Urville, commandant l'expedition de l'Astrolabe / A. Maurin
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  5. [Letter, 1832 June 12, Paris, to Monsieur De Paravey] [from Jules Sebastian Urville]
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Unpublished : 1832 ]
    Languages: French
    At National Library
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  6. Voyage de decouvertes de l'Astrolabe .... pendant les annees 1826-1829, sous le commandement de J. Dumont d'Urville
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Book : 1830 ]
    At Museums Victoria
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  7. Notice sur les travaux de M. Dumont d'Urville
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Book : 1829 ]
    Languages: French
    View online
    At National Library
    Notice sur les travaux de M. Dumont d'Urville
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  8. Dumont d'Urville lettres 1841
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Unpublished : 1841 ]
    Languages: French
    At National Library
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  9. Note sur le voyage de découvertes au p^ole austral et dans l'Océanie de l'Astrolabe et de la Zélée / D'Urville
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Book : 1837 ]
    At National Library
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  10. Two voyages to the South Seas / Captain Jules S.-C. Dumont d'Urville ; translated from the French and retold by Helen Rosenman
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842
    [ Book : 1992 ]
    At 2 libraries
    Two voyages to the South Seas / Captain Jules S.-C. Dumont d'Urville ; translated from the French and retold by Helen Rosenman
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  1. 1st PRIZE DUMONT D'URVILLE
    Le Courrier Australien (Sydney, NSW : 1892 - 2011) Friday 12 June 1953 p 7 Article
    ... JulesSebastien-César Dumont d'Urville, had led a voyage to the Antarctic and, at the time of the ... 1st PRIZE DUMONT D'URVILLE rXN the 8th of May, 1842, a terrible ! railway accident occurred at 1 ... 961 words
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  2. DUMONT D’ URVILLE : ELEMENTS DE BIOGRAPHIE
    Le Courrier Australien (Sydney, NSW : 1892 - 2011) Saturday 1 February 2003 p 27 Article
    ... DUMONT D'URVILLE : ELEMENTS DE BIOGRAPHIE ^r - 23 mai 1790 {naissance de Jules Sébastien César ... Dumont d'Urville à Çondé-sur-Noireau, petite ville normande à 40 km de Caen. Les Dumont se transmettent ... 1688 words
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  3. RETROVAILLES A SYDNEY AVEC LE NAVIGATEUR FRANÇAIS JULES DUMONT D’URVILLE
    Le Courrier Australien (Sydney, NSW : 1892 - 2011) Saturday 1 February 2003 p 25 Article Illustrated
    ... -1829 et de 1837-1840, commandées par le capitaine de frégate,et futur amiral Dumont d'Urville. Pour cette ... ouJames Weddel entre autres), Dumont d'Urville aura attaché une attention extrême au suivi donné à ... 1749 words
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  1. Dumont D'Urville, Jules Sebastien Cesar
    [ Unpublished : 1837-1846 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  2. Dumont D'Urville, Jules Sebastien Cesar
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  3. Jules Sebastien Cesar Dumont d'Urville 'Correspondance, autographe', 6 January 1830-January 1842
    Dumont d'Urville, J. (Jules), 1790-1842
    [ Unpublished : 1842 ]
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  1. [Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe ... Dumont D'Urville 1826-1829 ... Paris. 1830-34, 14 vols]
    Dumont D'Urville, Jules Sebastien Cesar
    [ Book : 1826 ]
    At WA State Library
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  2. From Venus to Antarctica : The Life of Dumont d'Urville
    Dunmore, John
    [ Book : 2007 ]
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    From Venus to Antarctica : The Life of Dumont d'Urville
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  3. Histoire générale des voyages par Dumont D'Urville, D'Orbigny, Eyriès et A. Jacobs. Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville, Alcide Dessalines d'Orbigny, Jean Baptiste Benoit Eyriès, Alfred Jacobs
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César
    [ Book : 1859-1863 ]
    Histoire générale des voyages par Dumont D'Urville, D'Orbigny, Eyriès et A. Jacobs. Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville, Alcide Dessalines d'Orbigny, Jean Baptiste Benoit Eyriès, Alfred Jacobs
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  4. Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zélée : Exécuté par ordre du roi pendant les années 1837-1838-1839-1840. Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville
    Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César
    [ Book : 2012 ]
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    Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zélée : Exécuté par ordre du roi pendant les années 1837-1838-1839-1840. Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville
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  1. Cultural divisions and Island environments since the time of Dumont d'Urville: [Dumont d'Urville's Divisions of Oceania: Fundamental Precincts or Arbitrary Constructs?]
    D'Arcy, Paul
    Journal of Pacific History
    [ Article : 2003 ]
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  2. Dumont d'Urville's Oceania: [Dumont d'Urville's Divisions of Oceania: Fundamental Precincts or Arbitrary Constructs?]
    Clark, Geoffrey
    Journal of Pacific History
    [ Article : 2003 ]
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  3. On the Islands of the Great Ocean: [Translated by Ollivier, Isabel; de Biran, Antoine and Clark, Geoffrey. Dumont d'Urville's Divisions of Oceania: Fundamental Precincts or Arbitrary Constructs?]
    Dumont d'Urville, J. (Jules)
    Journal of Pacific History
    [ Article : 2003 ]
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  4. Susan Hunt, Martin Terry and Nicholas Thomas, Lure of the Southern Seas: the Voyages of Dumont d'Urville, 1826-1840.(Book Review)
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    Journal of the Royal Australian Historical Society
    [ Article : 2003 ]
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  1. Dumont d'Urville - French explorer
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2015 ]
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  2. Dumont d'Urville—French explorer
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    [ Sound : 2014 ]
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    Dumont d'Urville—French explorer
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  1. Plan des Îles Vanikoro ou de La Pérouse, reconnues par le Captaine de Frégate Dumont d'Urville
    Victor Amadee Gressien, French
    [ Art work, Map : 1833-1936 ]
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    Plan des Îles Vanikoro ou de La Pérouse, reconnues par le Captaine de Frégate Dumont d'Urville
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  2. Monde maritime
    [ Map : 1840 ]
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    Monde maritime
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  3. Southern part of the South Pacific / compiled by James F. Imray F.R.G.S
    James Imray and Son
    [ Map : 1868 ]
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    Southern part of the South Pacific / compiled by James F. Imray F.R.G.S
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