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Willem Bosman

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 rife, 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 cuts. Written originally in Dutch by William 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.

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London: Printed for J. Knapton, D. Midwinter, B. Lintot, G. Strahan, J. Round, and E. Bell., 1721.
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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 rife, 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 cuts. Written originally in Dutch by William 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. Library Average
Circulation records from 1793-1799 are lost.
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William Fox5/16/18005/17/1800History Guinea
Robert Gosman7/7/18007/10/1800History Guinea
Samuel Doughty4/28/18045/29/18041/4History Guinea
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