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Creator:
Pananti, Filippo, 1766-1837.
Title:
Narrative of a residence in Algiers : comprising a geographical and historical account of the regency, biographical sketches of the dey and his ministers, anecdotes of the late war, observations on the relations of the Barbary States with the Christian Powers, and the necessity and importance of their complete subjugation / by Signor Pananti ; with notes and illustrations by Edward Blaquiere ...
Alternate Title(s):
Aventure e osservazione sopra le costa di Barberia. English
Published/Created:
London : Printed for Henry Colburn, Conduit Street, 1818.
Physical Description:
xxx, 467 p., [3] leaves of plates : ill., map ; 28 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DT189 .P36 1818+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BEIN Im B388 +Zz818P: Autograph of William Beckford. Book-plate of Rowland Burdon-Muller. William Beckford's copy, with his penciled annotations on fly-leaf.
English translation of: Aventure e osservazione sopra le costa di Barberia.
Colored aquatint by J. Clark; after Henry Parke.
Map and plan engraved by Sidney Hall.
Printed by W. Shackell, Johnson's-court, Fleet Street.
Abbey, J.R. Travel, 302
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. "Books orders for the Northwich Reading Society, 1818" mounted to recto of second preliminary page. [4] p. of publisher's advertisements at end not included in pagination
Subject Terms:
Africa, North -- Description and travel.
Algeria -- Description and travel.
Beckford, William, 1760-1844 -- Autograph.
Beckford, William, 1760-1844 -- Ms. notes.
Beckford, William, 1760-1844 -- Ownership.
Burdon-Muller, Rowland -- Bookplate.
Colburn, Henry -- Publisher.
Shackell, W. -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Travel literature.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1818.
Contributors:
Blaquière, Edward.
Clark, J., fl. 1789-1830.
Hall, Sidney, engraver.
Parke, Henry, 1792?-1835 , ill.
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