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|Named Person:||James Riley; James Riley|
|Material Type:||Biography, Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
James Riley; J Carman; John Rowson Smith; Thomas Gimbrede; Alexander Anderson; Benjamin Tanner
|Notes:||Front. port. of James Riley signed: Carman p't; Gimbrede sc.
Relief cuts engr. by A. Anderson [i.e. Alexander Anderson?] and B. Tanner, after ill. signed: I.R. Smith; J.R. Smith.
"With an account of the sufferings of the surviving officers and crew who were enslaved by the wandering Arabs, on the African desart [sic], 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."
"Preceded by a brief sketch of the author's life; and containing a description of the famous city Tombuctoo, and of another larger city far south of it on the same river, called Wassanah, narrated to the author at Mogadore, by Sidi Hamet, the Arabian merchant."
"Revised, and his life continued, by the author, in January, 1828."
Reproduction of the original from the American Antiquarian Society.
Sabin no. 71397.
|Description:||1 online resource (271 pages, 8 leaves of plates) : illustrations, portrait, facsimile|
Captain Riley's narrative
|Responsibility:||by James Riley.|