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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 In the name of God amens Thomas Gunston of the parrish of St. Georges in the Island of Barbados […]

In the name of God amens Thomas Gunston of the parrish of St. Georges in the Island of Barbados […]

by Thomas Gunston (?-1683)

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July 6th 1683
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Will of an early Barbados sugar plantation owner, 1683. Thomas Gunston (?-1683). In the name of God amens Thomas Gunston of the parrish of St. Georges in the Island of Barbados […]. Saint George, Barbados, July 6th 1683. Folio (40x32 cm.), Amsterdam watermarked laid paper sheet, folded 4 times. Manuscript in ink. [2] pp. Thomas Gunston,… Read more
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image of Onderzoek naar het nut der zendelingen en zendeling-genootschappen (...) eene prysverhandeling, bekroond by Teyler's Godgeleerd Genootschap.

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Rage against missions: a landmark anti-colonialist treatise Haarlem, Joh. Enschedé en Zoonen & J. van Walré, 1807. 4°. [4], X, [2], 27, [1 blank], 296 pp. With two engraved medallions on the first title-page. First edition of a landmark Dutch anti-colonialist and anti-missionary treatise. This controversial and heavily criticized work marks a shift in thinking about the Western influence around the world. It… Read more
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