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Chart of part of the Coast of Africa.

Image ID: ps_rbk_605

Chart of part of the Coast of Africa. (1791)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Chart of part of the Coast of Africa.

Additional Name(s)

: Matthews, John -- Author

Specific Material Type

: maps


: A voyage to the river Sierra-Leone, on the coast of Africa [microform] : containing an account of the trade and productions of the country, and of the civil and religious customs and manners of the people; in a series of letters to a friend in England. By John Matthews, lieutenant in the Royal Navy, during his residence in that country in the years 1785, 1786, and 1787. With an additional letter on the subject of the African slave trade. Also, a chart of part of the coast of Africa from Cape St. Ann, to the river Rionoonas; with a view of the island Bananas. To which are added, eight plates of the views of the country, and of instruments.

Source Description

: vii, [1] 183 p. : fold. front., plates, fold. map. ; 23 cm.


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Catalog Call Number

: BMH (Matthews, J. Voyage to the River Sierra Leone, on the Coast of Africa) c.2

Digital ID

: ps_rbk_605

Record ID

: 2052945

Digital Item Published

: 11-28-2011

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