A new and accurate description of the coast of Guinea, divided into the Gold, the Slave, and the Ivory Coasts. Containing a geographical, political and natural history of the kingdoms and countries: with a particular account of the rise, progress and present condition of all the European settlements upon that coast; and the just measures for improving the several branches of the Guinea trade. Illustrated with several cutts.

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Full title: A new and accurate description of the coast of Guinea, divided into the Gold, the Slave, and the Ivory Coasts. Containing a geographical, political and natural history of the kingdoms and countries: with a particular account of the rise, progress and present condition of all the European settlements upon that coast; and the just measures for improving the several branches of the Guinea trade. Illustrated with several cutts./ Written originally in Dutch by Willem Bosman, chief factor for the Dutch at the castle of St George d'Elmina. And now faithfully done into English. To which is prefix'd, an exact map of the whole coast of Guinea, that was not in the original.
Alternative titles: [Nauwkeurige beschryving van de Guinese Goud-, Tand-, en Slave-Kust. English.]
Main author: Bosman, W.
Format: Book           


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245 1 2 |a A new and accurate description of the coast of Guinea, divided into the Gold, the Slave, and the Ivory Coasts. Containing a geographical, political and natural history of the kingdoms and countries: with a particular account of the rise, progress and present condition of all the European settlements upon that coast; and the just measures for improving the several branches of the Guinea trade. Illustrated with several cutts./  |c Written originally in Dutch by Willem Bosman, chief factor for the Dutch at the castle of St George d'Elmina. And now faithfully done into English. To which is prefix'd, an exact map of the whole coast of Guinea, that was not in the original. 
260 |a London :  |b James Knapton ... D. Midwinter ...,  |c 1705. 
300 |a 4 p. l., 493, [16] p.;  |b [8] leaves of plates (some folded), ill., map ;  |c 20 cm. 
500 |a Tr. of Nauwkeurige beschryvings van de Guinese Goud-, Tand-, en Slave-Kusk. 1704. 
504 |a Index. 
510 4 |a Reference: Goldsmiths' Lib. cat.,  |c 4153 
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