SPL Hand Coloured Rare Book Collection Featuring Norman R Bobins

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RAMSAY, T.W.
Costumes of the Western Coast of Africa. By an Officer of the Commissariat.

Published
[n.p] [n.d.] [1833]
References
Not in Abbey nor Colas, one copy cited in NUC; Bobins 110.
Plates
6
Binding/Size
M=4to
Value
0-5000
Published
[n.p] [n.d.] [1833]
Ref
5047

Quarto, no title, six hand-coloured aquatint plates, in original printed wrappers, preserved in a red cloth folder with a black and gilt-lettered title label on the upper board. A scarce set of plates. Coloured plates in order: 1. Joloffs, from Senegal. 2. African Minstrels. 3. Foolahs, interior of Africa. 4. Foolahs. 5. Liberated Africans. 6. A Kroo-Man, West Coast of Africa.