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Nugent, Maria, Lady, 1771?-1834

A journal of a voyage to, and residence in, the island of Jamaica, from 1801 to 1805 : and of subsequent events in England from 1805 to 1811 / by Maria, Lady Nugent ; in two volumes.

London : Printed by T. and W. Boone, No. 29, New Bond Street, MDCCCXXXIX [1839]
Physical Description:
2 volumes : illustrations ; 22 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
F1870 .N84 1839
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
With a frontispiece portrait of Maria, Lady Nugent, engraved by G. Adcock.
Printer's name from verso of half-title.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary gold tooled black morocco.
LSF, WB 17289: Manuscript letter from author's husband, Sir George Nugent, on front fly leaf.
Subject Terms:
British -- Jamaica -- Diaries.
Great Britain -- History -- 1800-1837.
Jamaica -- Description and travel.
Voyages and travels.
Women travelers -- Jamaica.
Stipple engravings -- 1839.
Steel engravings -- 1839.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1839.
Engravings -- 1839.
Adcock, G. (George), 1803-1850 or 1851, engraver.
Thomas and William Boone, printer.

  • Plates: Portrait of Maria, Lady Nugent
  • King's House, Spanish Town
  • The Government Penn
  • Nurse Flora.

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