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Creator:
Forbes, Frederick E. (Frederick Edwyn)
Title:
Dahomey and the Dahomans: : being the journals of two missions to the king of Dahomey, and residence at his capital, in the years 1849 and 1850. / by Frederick E. Forbes.
Published/Created:
London : Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1851.
Physical Description:
2 v. in 1 : ill. ; 20 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DT541 F69 1851
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Printed by Spottiswoode and Shaw, New-Street Square.
Illustrations by M. & N. Hanhart; after F[rederick] E[dwyn] Forbes.
Errata slip inserted.
Includes "The discovery of the Vahie language and vocabulary" v.1, p. 195-218 and "Vocabulary of the Dahoman language" v. 1, p. 218-244.
Lib. Company. Afro-Americana, 3738
Subject Terms:
Benin -- Description and travel.
Benin -- Social life and customs.
Longman, Brown, Green, and Longman -- Publisher.
Slave trade -- Benin.
Spottiswoode and Shaw -- Printer.
Voyages and travels.
Form/Genre:
Chromolithographs -- 1851.
Contributors:
Hanhart, Michael, engraver.
Hanhart, Nicholas, engraver.
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