Proposals for printing by subscription, Voyages and travels in Africa and the West-Indies, from the year 1771 to the year 1779 inclusive, by Henry Smeathman [electronic resource].
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Sets out the scope of the intended work, which is to describe the geography and natural history of Africa (particularly Sierra Leone) and the West Indies, and the social life and customs of the people. It is also to offer a description and discussion of the slave trade and slavery in the West Indies.
The work was apparently not published.
Subscription form receipted and signed at end: Received of ... the sum of ... being the ... payment for ... copy of Voyages and Travels by Henry Smeathman, which I promise to deliver according to the above proposals. Henry Smeathman.
- Reproduction Note:
- Electronic reproduction. Marlborough, England : Adam Matthew Digital, c2013 (Slavery, abolition & social justice)
- Location of Originals:
- British Library
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