A voyage to the islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica, with the natural history ... of the last of those islands : to which is prefix'd an introduction, wherein is an account of the inhabitants, air, waters, diseases, trade, &c. ... ; illustrated with the figures of the things describ'd ... (Book, 1707) [WorldCat.org]
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A voyage to the islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica, with the natural history ... of the last of those islands : to which is prefix'd an introduction, wherein is an account of the inhabitants, air, waters, diseases, trade, &c. ... ; illustrated with the figures of the things describ'd ...

Author: Hans Sloane, Sir; Michael van der Gucht; John Savage
Publisher: London : Printed by B.M. for the author, 1707-1725.
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Genre/Form: Herbal
Engravings
Early works
Travel literature
Pre-Linnean works
Early works to 1800
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Sloane, Hans, Sir, 1660-1753.
Voyage to the islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica, with the natural history ... of the last of those islands.
London : Printed by B.M. for the author, 1707-1725
(OCoLC)1262066696
Named Person: Hans Sloane, Sir; Hans Sloane, Sir
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hans Sloane, Sir; Michael van der Gucht; John Savage
OCLC Number: 3683232
Notes: B.M. = Benjamin Motte. Cf. Hunt. Presumed in the Hunt entry to have been the younger Benjamin Motte [born 1693] who later published Swift's "Gulliver's Travels." It is more likely to have been his father, also named Benjamin Motte, who died in 1710. See name authority records.
Title page of each volume printed in red and black.
Vol. 2 imprint: London: Printed for the author, 1725. Vol. 2 title page also includes some typographical and spelling variations, as noted in Hunt botanical catalogue.
Text in vol. 2 continuous despite break in pagination.
Folded plates are printed on double leaves.
Plates signed by M. van der Gucht or J. Savage, or unsigned.
Signatures: vol. 1: [A]1 chi1 [superscript chi]A-C² a-2p² 2q²( -2q2) B-3X² 2chi1; vol. 2: pi² a-e² A-6A² 6B²( -6B2) 6C-6K² (e2 blank; 3Z1 mis-signed 'Zzzz').
Includes index.
NLM copy: leaves mounted on stubs throughout (conjugacy uncertain).
Errata on final unnumbered leaf of vol. 1, and on page 499 of vol. 2.
Description: 2 v. ([16], cliv, 264, [2]; [4], xviii, [2], 466, 469-499, [1] p., XI, 274 folded plates) : ill., maps (engravings) ; 36 cm. (fol.)
Other Titles: Voyage to Jamaica
Natural history of Jamaica
Responsibility: by Hans Sloane ... ; in two volumes ...

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