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A

VOYAGE

TO

TERRA AUSTRALIS;

UNDERTAKEN FOR THE PURPOSE OF COMPLETING THE DISCOVERY OF THAT

VAST COUNTRY,

AND PROSECUTED IN THE YEARS

1801, 1802, and 1803,

IN

HIS MAJESTY'S SHIP THE INVESTIGATOR,

AND SUBSEQUENTLY IN THE ARMED VESSEL PORPOISE AND CUMBERLAND SCHOONER.

WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE

SHIPWRECK OF THE PORPOISE,

ARRIVAL OF THE CUMBERLAND AT MAURITIUS, AND IMPRISONMENT OF THE COMMANDER DURING SIX YEARS AND A HALF IN THAT ISLAND.





BY MATTHEW FLINDERS,

COMMANDER OF THE INVESTIGATOR.





IN TWO VOLUMES, WITH AN ATLAS.

VOL. I.

LONDON:



PRINTED BY W. BULMER AND CO. CLEVELAND-ROW,

AND PUBLISHED BY G. AND W. NICOL, BOOKSELLERS TO HIS MAJESTY,

PALL-MALL.

1814.