A True and Exact History of the Island of Barbadoes, Illustrated with a Map of the Island, as also the Principal Trees and Plants there...together with The Ingenio that Makes the Sugar, with the Plots of the several Houses, Rooms, and other places that are used in the process of Sugar-making. Richard Ligon.

A True and Exact History of the Island of Barbadoes, Illustrated with a Map of the Island, as also the Principal Trees and Plants there...together with The Ingenio that Makes the Sugar, with the Plots of the several Houses, Rooms, and other places that are used in the process of Sugar-making

London: Frank Cass, 1976.

Hardcover. Fine. Facsimile reprint of the edition of 1673. 7.25 x 12 inches, 122 pp, with illustrations, folding map and plans. As new. No dust jacket. "Ligon's portrait of life in Barbados has made it into a number of literary journals and historical texts in an attempt by many scholars to derive exactly what life in the islands was like and exactly how Europeans, particularly the English, perceived slaves and their role in the sugar trade" (wiki).

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