Africa: being an accurate description of the regions of Aegypt, Barbary, Lybia, and Billedulgerid [electronic resource] : the land of Negroes, Guinee, Aethiopia, and the Abyssines, with all the adjacent islands, either in the Mediterranean, Atlantick, Southern, or Oriental Sea, belonging thereunto. With the several dnominations of their coasts, harbors, creeks, rivers, lakes, cities, towns, castles, and villages. Their customs, modes, and manners, languages, religions, and inexhaustible treasure; with their governments and policy, variety of trade and barter, and also of their wonderful plants, beasts, birds, and serpents. / Collected and translated from most authentick authors, and augmented with later observations; illustrated with notes, and adorn'd with peculiar maps, and proper sculptures, by John Ogilby esq; master of His Majeties revels in the kingdom of Ireland
- Ogilby, John, 1600-1676
- London : Printed by Tho. Johnson for the author, and are to be had at his house in White Fryers, M.DC.LXX. 
- Physical Description:
- 16, 767 pages, 1 unnumbered page, 53 unnumbered leaves of plates (37 folded) : illustrations, maps, plans, tables ; 41 cm
- Additional Creators:
- Johnson, Thomas
- "A catalogue of the names of the general authors, both ancient and modern, besides later voyagers, consulted to the carrying on of this first volumn ...," p. [15-16].
Frontispiece included in pagination; several pages misnumbered.
- Reproduction Note:
- Electronic reproduction. Philadelphia, Pa.: NewsBank, inc., 2014. Available via the World Wide Web. Access restricted to Readex Afro-Americana Imprints, 1535-1922: From the Library Company of Philadelphia subscribers.
- Reviewed/Cited In:
- Wing, D.G. Short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, and British America, and of English books printed in other countries, 1641-1700 (2nd ed.) O163
Lib. Company. Afro-Americana, 7276
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