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, ... By Hans Sloane, ... In two volumes. ...
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A Voyage To the Islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers And Jamaica, With The Natural History Of The Herbs and Trees, Four-footed Beasts, Fishes, Birds, Insects, Reptiles &c 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 of that Place, with some Relations concerning the Neighbouring.

Long after his return from Jamaica, he published the results of his research in a volume entitled Voyage to the Islands of Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica.

The pages you see here come from this work, a very large leather-bound volume, about four times the size of an average modern book. In he travelled to Jamaica with the Duke of Albermarle and took the opportunity to study and collect botanical specimens from the island to bring back to England upon his return in This book, describing the botany of the Caribbean islands was first published in and was dedicated to.

A voyage to the islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica: with the natural history of the herbs and trees, four-footed beasts, fishes, birds, insects, reptiles, & c. 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 of that place, with some relations concerning the neighbouring.

A Voyage to the Islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, St Christophers and Jamaica with the Natural History of the Herbs, and Trees, Four-footed Beasts, Fishes, Birds, Insects, Reptiles &c.

of the Last of Those Islands: To which is Prefix'd an Introduction Wherein is an Account of the Inhabitants. Scientific names are identified on this page using the FindIt service from writeifyoulivetogetthere.com Matched names are linked to their entry in NameBank, also from writeifyoulivetogetthere.com, with further links to associated databases.

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. Dec 01,  · SLOANE, Sir Hans (). A Voyage to the Islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica, with the Natural History of the Herbs and Trees, Four-footed Beasts, Fishes, Birds, Insects, Reptiles.

A voyage to the islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica [electronic resource]: 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.

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of that place, with some relations. From Hans Sloane, A voyage to the islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves. Christophers and Jamaica () The musical notation is from a transcription provided by Sloane's traveling companion, Baptiste, a French musician who transcribed 3 musical performances by enslaved people.

A voyage to the islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica: with the natural history of the herbs and trees, four-footed beasts, fishes, birds, insects, reptiles, &c.

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.

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Illustration from critique of the first volume of A voyage to the islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica, published in Acta Eruditorum, Sloane encountered cacao while he was in Jamaica, where the locals drank it mixed with water, though he is reported to have found it writeifyoulivetogetthere.com: 16 AprilKillyleagh, County Down.

In Jamaica, when I told people there that I think [Mr. Baptiste] may be one of the first black composers, they seemed more interested in the fact that he was a Jamaican composer, rather than a black composer.” The title page of “A Voyage to the Islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S.

Christophers and Jamaica,” published in (Courtesy photo). While his book, A Voyage to the Islands of Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica, written over years ago, may seem at first to have little to do with today’s political crises, the common thread of colonialism and slavery binds Sloane’s history to our current moment.

Title page of Sloane's book. Apr 01,  · Description Sloane's Jamaica Hans Sloane. A Voyage to the Islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica, with the Natural History of the Herbs and Trees, Four-footed Beasts, Fishes, Birds, Insects, Reptiles, &c.

Musical Passage, a collaborative endeavor by Laurent Dubois, David Garner, and Mary Caton Lingold, interprets Hans Sloane’s Voyage to the Islands of Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica. Sir Hans Sloane () A Voyage to the Islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica, with the natural history of the herbs and trees, four-footed beasts, fishes, birds, insects, reptiles, &c.

of the last of those islands; to which is prefix'd, an introduction, wherein is an account of the inha. May 23,  · In Jamaica, when I told people there that I think [Mr. Baptiste] may be one of the first black composers, they seemed more interested in the fact that he was a Jamaican composer, rather than a black composer.” The title page of “A Voyage to the Islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S.

Christophers and Jamaica,” published in. A Voyage to the Islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica, with the Natural History, 2 vol., first edition, titles printed in red and black, double-page or folding engraved plates by Michael Vander Gucht, John Savage and others, including large folding engraved map, unobtrusive blindstamp on most plates, some plates shaved within platemark (10 touching image, 6 with.The Greater Antillean grackle (Quiscalus niger) is a grackle found throughout the Greater Antilles as well as smaller, nearby islands.

Like all Quiscalus grackles, it is a rather large, gregarious bird. It lives largely in heavily settled writeifyoulivetogetthere.com: Aves.A page from Hans Sloane’s A Voyage to the Islands of Madera Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica, This image was taken from a copy of the book in the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University.

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