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Published by Printed for the author in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Slavery -- Jamaica,
  • West Indies -- Description and travel,
  • Jamaica -- Description and travel

Book details:

Edition Notes

Microfiche (negative). Louisville, [Ky.] : Lost Cause Press, 1973. 5 sheets ; 10.5 x 14.8 cm. ([Slavery, source material and critical literature])

The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14552488M

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