Narrative of a Five Years' Expedition Against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam in Guiana on the Wild Coast of South America from the Years 1772 to 1777.; Elucidating the History of that Country & Describing its Productions, viz. Quadrupeds, Birds, Reptiles, Trees, Shrubs, Fruits, & Roots; with an Account of the Indians of Guiana and Negroes of Guinea.

Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1972.

Illustrated with 80 elegant engravings from Drawings made by the Author. Folding plates. 480 pages, 4to, beige cloth, black spine and cover labels. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1972. A fine copy in a good dust wrapper.

Stedman's account of the slave system in Dutch-owned Surinam helped arouse resistance to the institution of slavery, and described as well all aspects of natural life in the South American colony.

Binding: Hardcover
Dust Wrapper: Yes
Condition: Near Fine / Good
Language: English

Price: $50.00

Item #290563

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