An authentic narrative of the loss of the American brig Commerce,
wrecked on the western coast of Africa, in the month of August, 1815, with an account of the sufferings of the surviving officers and crew, who were enslaved by the wandering Arabs, on the African desaert, or Zahahrah; and observations historical, geographical, &c. made during the travels of the author, while a slave to the Arabs, and in the empire of Morocco ...
illustrated and embellished with ten copperplate engravings; revised, and his life continued, by the author, in January, 1828.
|Main Author:||Riley, James, 1777-1840.|
|Related Names:||Anderson, Alexander 1775-1870|
Hartford, Published by Judd, Loomis & Co., 1836.
Slavery > Slavery / Africa, North.
Sahara > Sahara / Description and travel.
Africa, North > Africa, North / Description and travel.
Bound in brown leather; stamped in gold and blind.
Most of the plates are signed by Anderson.
[i]-xiv -271 p.
front. (port.) plates.
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