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A narrative of travels in Northern Africa, in the years 1818, 19, and 20 : accompanied by geographical notices of Soudan, and of the course of the Niger : with a chart of the routes, and a variety of coloured plates, illustrative of the costumes of the several natives of northern Africa

Title
A narrative of travels in Northern Africa, in the years 1818, 19, and 20 : accompanied by geographical notices of Soudan, and of the course of the Niger : with a chart of the routes, and a variety of coloured plates, illustrative of the costumes of the several natives of northern Africa / by Captain G.F. Lyon, R.N. companion of the late Mr. Ritchie.
Author
Lyon, G. F. (George Francis), 1795-1832.
Publication
London : John Murray, Albemarle Street, 1821.

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Description
xii, 383, [1] p., [18] leaves plates (1 folded) : 1 col. ill., map; 28 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
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Genre/Form
  • Bookplates (Provenance)
  • Ink stamps (Provenance)
Note
  • "London: Printed by Thomas Davison, Whitefriars."--verso of title page, and colophon, p. [1] at end.
  • Map engraved under the direction of A. Arrowsmith.
  • Plates, "Drawn from life by G.F. Lyon", signed: "On stone by D. Dighton", "On stone by G. Harley", "On stone by M. Gauci", and [printed by] "C. Hullmandel's Lithography."
  • Signatures: [a]⁴ b² B-3C⁴
  • Includes index.
Indexed In (note)
  • Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906 (2nd ed.),
Provenance (note)
  • with a bookplate on front pastedown: "Charles Mills." ; With the ink stamp: "Schomburg Collection." ; This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Call Number
Sc Rare 916.12-L (Lyon, G. F. Narrative of travels in Northern Africa)
LCCN
05008287
OCLC
  • 8403659
  • 8403659B
Author
Lyon, G. F. (George Francis), 1795-1832.
Title
A narrative of travels in Northern Africa, in the years 1818, 19, and 20 : accompanied by geographical notices of Soudan, and of the course of the Niger : with a chart of the routes, and a variety of coloured plates, illustrative of the costumes of the several natives of northern Africa / by Captain G.F. Lyon, R.N. companion of the late Mr. Ritchie.
Imprint
London : John Murray, Albemarle Street, 1821.
Indexed In:
Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906 (2nd ed.), 6154
Provenance
Copy in Sc Rare 916.12-L (accession no. B524179) with a bookplate on front pastedown: "Charles Mills." ; With the ink stamp: "Schomburg Collection." ; This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926. NN
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Murray, John, 1778-1843, publisher.
Davison, Thomas, 1765?-1830, printer.
Dighton, Denis, 1792-1827, lithographer.
Harley, George, 1791-1871, lithographer.
Gauci, M., lithographer.
Hullmandel, Charles Joseph, 1789-1850, printer of plates.
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938, former owner.
Added Title
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Research Call Number
Sc Rare 916.12-L (Lyon, G. F. Narrative of travels in Northern Africa)
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