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Travels into the inland parts of Africa: containing a description of the several nations for the space of six hundred miles up the River Gambia; their trade, habits, customs, language, manners, religion and government; the power, disposition and characters of some negro princes; with a particular account of Job Ben SolomonTo which is added, CaptStibbs's voyage up the Gambia in the year 1723, to make discoveries; with an accurate map of that river taken on the spot: and many other copper platesAlso extracts from the Nubian's geography, Leo the African, and other authors antient and modern, conc

Travels into the inland parts of Africa: containing a description of the several nations for the space of six hundred miles up the River Gambia; their trade, habits, customs, language, manners, religion and government; the power, disposition and characters of some negro princes; with a particular account of Job Ben SolomonTo which is added, CaptStibbs's voyage up the Gambia in the year 1723, to make discoveries; with an accurate map of that river taken on the spot: and many other copper platesAlso extracts from the Nubian's geography, Leo the African, and other authors antient and modern, conc Stock Photo
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Travels into the inland parts of Africa: containing a description of the several nations for the space of six hundred miles up the River Gambia; their trade, habits, customs, language, manners, religion and government; the power, disposition and characters of some negro princes; with a particular account of Job Ben SolomonTo which is added, CaptStibbs's voyage up the Gambia in the year 1723, to make discoveries; with an accurate map of that river taken on the spot: and many other copper platesAlso extracts from the Nubian's geography, Leo the African, and other authors antient and modern, concerning the Niger, Nile, or Gambia, and observations thereon . d the Tops ofMount Atlas made known. Nations fafe in the inacceflibleFaftnefles of thofe Mountains have preferved the RomanGarb (d)^ and the i2ww« Courage. And here in a fev/Days Travel they mount up from the exceffive Heats of theDefarts of Lihya^ to the perpetual Winter on the Tops ofAtlai. Here is defcribed the Manner and Reafon of the(e) Decay of the Saracen Empire, from the Height of Po-litenefs in the Time of Manfor^ to the loweft Degree of Barharifm. 1 am, dc> (a) Uo Ext., p, 2g. (b) Ibidem. (c) Ludolph. (d) Leos Extr. p. 40. (e) Ibid. p. 45. E R R ^ T jt. PAGE 87. Line 2.3. for ntt read hardly.P. 108. Bottom Line, for befifted read Ukng.?. 114. L. 1. for 17^4. read 1754. < P. IJy L. 3- for Boots read Roots.?f. 160. L. 15. for Part read Pan. P. ace. L.1I. for/o read to. , , j , , t Partof P tio, iii, aDd 2ia, ftiouldbeturn-commaM, ». «•. markMthustxtrafts, ?. I J. Title Page, for foregoing Journal rcid The Nigtr-Nilt orGamhia.P, 17. for FrdcafiofA read Fracafiori. T R A. T RAVELS Into the Inland Parts of A F R I CA, &c. 5^]p-^N the Month of July, 1730, In=^i^ was examined and found qualified^, , ?L_k^ by the Accomptant-General be-^^^Mi ^^^S^^g ^^ ^^^ Royal African Com-pany of Englandy and by him re-prefented to the Diredors as fuch : Uponwhich they were pleafcd to appoint me aWriter in their Service, at th

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