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image of A new and correct map of the coast of Africa from Cape Blanco [...] to the Coast of Angola [...]. With explanatory notes of all the forts and settlements belonging to the several European powers

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"Vast quantities of the choicest Negroes upon the whole coast" Richard William Seale (1732-1775) [engraver]; Malachy Postlethwayt (1707?-1767 ) [author]. A new and correct map of the coast of Africa from Cape Blanco [...] to the Coast of Angola [...]. With explanatory notes of all the forts and settlements belonging to the several European powers. [London], J. & P. Knapton, 1753. Engraved and… Read more
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image of From Fianarantsoa to Mananjara : being notes of a journey made on behalf of the London Missionary.

From Fianarantsoa to Mananjara : being notes of a journey made on behalf of the London Missionary.

by George Andrew Shaw (1842-1917).

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Published
1874
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12°. 11, [1 blank] pp. Later half morocco with marbled sides and gilt lettering on spine. Only known copy of a British missionary's account of his foot journey from inland Madagascar to the coast. The author, George Andrew Shaw (1842-1917), was a missionary of Tamatave, Madagascar. In the present work he describes in detail the sights and surroundings, the various… Read more
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