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A voyage to Guinea, Brasil, and the West-Indies : in His Majesty's ships the Swallow and Weymouth ; giving a genuine account of the several islands and settlements of Madeira, the Canaries, Cape de Verd, Sierraleon, Sesthos, Cape Apollonia, Cabo Corso, and others on the Guinea shore ; likewise Barbardoes, Jamaica, &c. in the West-Indies ; describing the colour, diet, languages habits, manners, customs, and religions of the respective natives and inhabitants ; with remarks on the gold, ivory and slave-trade ; and on the winds, tides and currents of the several coasts / by John Atkins.

Author/creator Atkins, John, 1685-1757
Format Book and Print
EditionSecond edition.
Publication InfoLondon : Printed for Ward and Chandler ..., 1737.
Descriptionxxv, 2, 19-265 pages ; 20 cm
Local noteJoyner-Library's copy lacking bookseller's advertisements, found on p. [2] and final [6] p. in some copies.
General notePages 3-18 omitted in numbering. Catchword 'tinue" at bottom of p. 2 matches first word "tinue" on p. 19.
General noteT.p. engraved with vignette of a ship.
General noteSignatures: [pi]² a⁸ b⁴ [chi]¹ B-R⁸
References ESTC T087659 (variant: lacking bookseller's advertisements)
References Alden, J.E. European Americana, 737/27
Acquisitions source Joyner- Purchased 2008;
LCCN 05022536

Available Items

Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Joyner Rare Vault G460 .A88 1737 ✔ Available Request Material