An Authentic Narrative of the Loss of the American Brig Commerce, Wrecked on the Western Coast of Africa,

RILEY, James

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Place Published: Hartford
Publisher: S. Andrus
Date Published: 1828

Description: in the Month of August, 1815, with an account of the sufferings of the surviving officers and crew, who were enslaved by the wandering Arabs, on the African Desart, or Zahahrah. 10 engravings. 271pp. 8vo, original brown cloth with gilt spine, spine ends and edges of corners worn, corners bumped, a few page margins chipped. Hartford: S. Andrus, 1828.

Comments: The narrative from page 225 to 256 describe Riley's impressions of Morocco while traveling there after the end of his enslavement.

Binding: hardcover
Condition: good
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 231537


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