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AAA Travel Guide to the Caribbean. (New York) 1 vol, [date?]. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. Published in various years. LOC

 

A—B— [pseud] – [See: "A Short Journey . . ."]

 

A—Z of the Birds of St Vincent and the Grenadines. (Kingstown: Forestry Division, Gov’t Printer) 40 pages 21cm pamph, ills, 1988. Wildlife. Ornithology. St Vincent & the Grenadines. An official government publication

 

AALBREGT, Robert – The Best Hotels and Restaurants in the Caribbean, 1992-1993. (Harderwijk: Aalbregt & Van Beukering) 195 pages, maps, 1991. Travel. Descriptive. Hotels. Restaurants. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. Rates over 200 restaurants on 30 islands. Sch

 

AARON, E Murray [See: MURRAY-AARON]

 

AARON, Eugene Murray, and Edgar Mayhew BACON - The New Jamaica . . . [See: BACON]

 

AARONS, John – [See: "Catalogue of the West India . . ."]

 

AB, a Diligent Observer of the Times [pseud] – [See: ”Brief Relation of the Beginning . . .”]

 

ABBOT, Abiel - Letters Written in the Interior of Cuba, between the Mountains of Arcana, to the East, and of Cusco, to the West, in the Months of February, March, April and May, 1828. (Boston: Bowles & Dearborne) xv,256 pages 8vo, 1829 1st ed; (New York: Books for Libraries P) 256 pages hb, 1971 facs ed; (Salem, NH: Ayer, Black Heritage Library Collection) 272 pages hb, 1977 facs ed. Travel. Descriptive. Arcana. Cusco. Cuba. A travelogue. By a Massachusetts clergyman (1770-1828); travelling in Cuba for reasons of health. 1st edition very scarce. BL, Bow, Cu.W, Gos, Gri, LOC, Sab 14

 

ABBOT, Willis John - Watching the World Go By. (Boston: Little, Brown & Co) xii,358 pages 8vo, plates, 1933. Descriptive. International relations. United States. Cuba. Mainly reminiscences of US politics. By a US naval historian (1863-1934). BL, LOC

 

ABBOTT, [?] – [Judge in Antigua (fl 1817). See: “The Trial of the King . . .”]

 

ABBOTT, AM - British Guiana: Law of Summary Convictions, Comprising Offences from the Year 1837 to 1883. (Glasgow) 1883. Law. Crime. Magistrates courts. Guyana. Very scarce. Pat

 

ABBOTT, Elizabeth - Haiti: The Duvaliers and Their Legacy. (New York: McGraw Hill) xii,381 pages hb, plates, dj, 1988; (London: Robert Hale. New York: Simon & Schuster) xii,402 pages 23 cm hb, 16 b&w photos, biblio, index, dj, 1991 2nd rev ed. Politics. Francois Duvalier. Jean Claude Duvalier. Haiti. A detailed political history of the infamous dictatorship. BL, Gos, LOC, Whi

 

ABBOTT, JHM – The Story of William Dampier. (Sydney: Angus & Robertson, Australian Story Series) 101 pages decorated limp cloth, frontis, 1911. Privateering. William Dampier. Caribbean area. Mainly of Western Australia interest

 

ABBOTT, John Stevens Cabot – The Buccaneer Chiefs, or Captain Kidd and the Pirates of America. (London: Ward, Lock & Co) [nd]. Piracy. Buccaneering. William Kidd. Caribbean area

 

ABBOTT, John Stevens Cabot - Captain William Kidd and others of the Pirates or Buccaneers who Ravaged the Seas, the Islands, and the Continents of America Two Hundred Years Ago. (New York: Dodd, Mead & Co) xi,9,373 pages 8vo, frontis, plates, 1874; (ibidem) xi,9,343 pages, [1902]. Piracy. Buccaneering. William Kidd. Caribbean area. BL, LOC

 

ABBOTT, John Stevens Cabot - Life of Christopher Columbus. (New York: Dodd & Mead) 345 pages hb, ills, [1875]; (London: Ward, Lock & Co) 345 pages 8vo, ills, [1879]. Descriptive. Discovery. Exploration. Christopher Columbus. Caribbean area. A biography. BL, LOC, Sab 38

 

ABBOTT, John Stevens Cabot - South and North, or Impressions Received during a Trip to Cuba and the South. (New York: Abbey & Abbott) 352 pages 12mo hb, 1860; (New York: Negro UP) 352 pages, [1969]. Travel. Descriptive. Cuba. A travelogue. 1st edition scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, Sab 40

 

ABBOTT, John Stevens Cabot - [US-born clergyman and historian (1805-1877)]

 

ABBOTT, Robert Tucker - The Marine Mollusks of Grand Cayman Island, British West Indies. (Philadelphia: Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia) 138 pages, 5 b&w plates, 11 maps, biblio, 1958. Marine resources. Molluscs. Cayman Islands. Describes 293 species. By US a marine biologist (1919-1995) See also, GL Warmke. Bo.C, LOC

 

ABBOTT, Simon, ed – The Prevention of Racial Discrimination in Britain. (London: Oxford UP) 502 pages 23 cm, 1971. Sociology. Race relations. Discrimination. Migration. Britain. Caribbean area. BL, Com

 

[ABBOTT, Thomas F] - Narrative of Certain Events Connected with the Late Disturbances in Jamaica, and the Charges Preferred against the Baptist Missionaries in that Island: Being the Substance of a Letter to the Secretary of the Baptist Missionary Society, Dated March 13, 1832. (London: Baptist Missionary Society, Holdsworth & Bell) 39 pages 8vo pamph, 1832. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Church. Religion. Baptists. Public order. Christmas Rebellion, 1831. Jamaica. An abolitionist tract. Published to gain support for the cause of the missionaries charged with inciting the Christmas Rebellion. By a British Baptist missionary in Jamaica, 1831-47, and regular correspondent with the British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society. Very scarce. BL, Cu.J, LOC, Rag, RES, Sab 35634

 

ABC of Cotton Planting. (London: IDA) 60 pages pamph, 1904; (ibidem) 98 pages pamph, 1907 2nd rev ed. Agriculture. Cotton. Caribbean area. A technical assistance publication. Scarce. Cu.W, RES

 

ABC of Lime Cultivation . . . [See: J Jones.]

 

ABDULAH, Norma - The Availability and Utilization of Skills in Guyana. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER, Occasional Papers, Human Resources, No 4) xv,95 pages pb, 1981. Economics. Industrial relations. Skills. Guyana. BL, Gos, LOC, New, W&D

 

ABDULAH, Norma - Bahamas and its People. (Georgetown: CCRS) iii,191 pages, ills, [ca 1991]. Demography. Bahamas. A census report; an analysis of the census data. LOC

 

ABDULAH, Norma - Designing Social Surveys in the Caribbean. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) xiii,136 pages, 8 ills, 1986; (ibidem) xiii,136 pages, 1989. Sociology. Survey designing. Caribbean area. BL, Aug

 

ABDULAH, Norma - Fertility and Family Planning among Men in Trinidad and Tobago, 1973. Report on the Family Planning Survey: Males. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) 165,41 pages, 1975. Fertility. Family planning. Demography. Gender studies. Men. Trinidad. Tobago. LOC, New, W&D

 

ABDULAH, Norma - The Labour Force in the Commonwealth Caribbean: A Statistical Analysis. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER, Occasional Papers, Human Resources, No 1) 120 pages 25 cm pb, 1977. Economics. Statistics. Industrial relations. Labour force. Caribbean area. BL, Car, LOC, W&D

 

ABDULAH, Norma - Selection, Change and Discontinuation of Contraceptive Methods in Trinidad and Tobago. (New York: Population Council) viii,50 pages pamph, ills, 1990. Fertility. Family planning. Contraceptives. Trinidad. Tobago. LOC

 

ABDULAH, Norma - [Jamaican statistician and demographer (1930-2003); deputy director of and senior research fellow at ISER in St Augustine.]

 

ABDULAH, Norma et al - The Social Impact of Tourism on Tobago. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) 150 pages 28 cm, 1974. Economics. Sociology. Tourism. Social impact. Tobago. BL, Gos, LOC, W&D

 

ABDULAH, Norma, and Jack HAREWOOD - Contraceptive Use and Fertility in the Commonwealth Caribbean. (Voorburg: ISI, WFS Scientific Report No 60) 55 pages 30cm, ills, biblio, 1984. Fertility. Family planning. Contraceptives. Caribbean area. Gos, LOC, Mon, W&D

 

ABDULAH, Norma, and Jack HAREWOOD - Family Planning in Trinidad and Tobago in 1970. Preliminary Report on the Family Planning Survey: Females. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) 103 pages, 1971. Fertility. Family planning. Gender studies. Women. Trinidad. Tobago. LOC, W&D

 

ABDULAH, Norma, and Susheela SINGH - Labour Force Participation and Fertility in Three Caribbean Countries. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER, Occasional Papers, Human Resources, No 5) vii,210 pages 25 cm pb, ills, 1984. Demography. Industrial relations. Labour force. Fertility. Guyana. Jamaica. Trinidad. Tobago. BL, Bob, Gos, LOC, W&D

 

ABEL, Christopher, and Nissa TORRENTS, ed - Jose Marti: Revolutionary Democrat. (London and Durham, NC: Duke UP) xviii,238 pages 24 cm, biblio, 1986; (London: U of London, Athlone P) xvii,238 pages 22 cm, biblio, index, 1988. Descriptive. Politics. Jose Marti. Puerto Rico. A biography. A collection of conference papers. BL, Bow, Gos, LOC, Stu

 

ABEL, Elie - The Missile Crisis. (Philadelphia and New York: JB Lippincott Co) 220 pages hb, b&w photos, 1966; (New York: Bantam Books) 197 pages pb, 1966; (ibidem) 220 pages pb, b&w photos, 1966; (ibidem) 222 pages, 1968 2nd ed. International relations. Missile Crisis. United States. Cuba. Bay, BL, Chi, LOC, Tra

 

ABEL, Elie - The Missiles of October: The Story of the Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962. (London: MacGibbon & Kee) 204 pages 21 cm, 8 plates, 1962; (London: Mayflower Books) 190 pages 8vo pb, [1966]; (London: MacGibbon & Kee) 204 pages 8vo, plates, 1969. International relations. Missile Crisis. United States. Cuba. The British title of his “The Missile Crisis . . .” BL, Chi, LOC

 

ABEL, Elie - [US journalist, academic and author (1920-2004); dean of Columbia U Journalism School and Stanford U Journalism School. Web page.]

 

ABERCROMBIE, Ralph - [British army officer and colonial administrator (1734-1801); commanded an expedition against the French in the WI; first British governor of Trinidad. See: F Mallet; and G Pinckard; and J Sanderson]

 

ABERDEEN, Michael - Grenada under the PRG. (sl, [Port-of-Spain]: People's Popular Movement) 68 pages pb, ills, [ca 1983]. Politics. Grenada. BL, LOC

 

ABODAHER, David J - Puerto Rico: America's 51st State. (Danbury, CT: Franklin Watts Inc, Impact Books) 112 pages hb, ills, 1993. Descriptive. Politics. Constitutional. Puerto Rico. A children's book. Bow, LOC

 

Abolition and its Aftermath . . . [See: DP Richardson]

 

The Abolition of Slavery . . . [See: “Papers Relative to the Abolition . . .“]

 

The Abolition of Slavery in Cuba and Puerto Rico. By Several Cuban and Puerto-Rican Abolitionists. (New York: William C Bryant & Co) 34 pages 8vo pamph, 1865. Colonial administration. Slavery. Abolition. Cuba. Puerto Rico. Very scarce. LOC, Sab 81723

 

Abolition of the African Slave Trade by the British Parliament; together with a Brief View of the Present State of the Slave Trade and of Slavery . . . (Augusta: PA Brinsmode) 2 vols, 12mo, 1830. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Abolition. Caribbean area. Abridged from Thomas Clarkson. Very scarce. LOC, Sab 81725

 

Abolition of the Slave Trade, Peace, and a Temperate Reform Essential to the Salvation of England. (London: Crosby & Co) 8vo, 1796. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Abolition. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Exceptionally scarce. Sab 81726

 

An Abolitionist [pseud] – [See: T Fisher]

 

About Bermuda: A Short Commercial Guide. (London: Chamber of Commerce, North American Dep’t) 24 pages 8vo pamph, 1 map, 1961. Descriptive. Economics. Commerce. A guidebook for businesspersons. BL

 

About St Lucia. (Castries: St Lucia Tourist Board) 60 pages pamph, 1984; (ibidem, Edited by Chris Doyle) 88 pages pamph, col ills, plates, 1986 4th ed. Travel. Descriptive. St Lucia. A guidebook for tourists. Published in various other years. LOC

 

About St Vincent and the Grenadines: The Natural Place to Be. (Kingstown: Dep't of Tourism, Printed by The Voice Publishing Co of St Lucia) 52 pages pamph, ills, [ca 1984]; (ibidem) 62 pages pamph, [ca 1991]. Travel. Descriptive. St Vincent & the Grenadines. A guidebook for tourists

 

ABOY VALLDEJULI, Carmen – Puerto Rican Cookery. (Santurce: The Author) xviii,389 pages 23 cm, ills, [ca 1975; (ibidem) xviii,389 pages 24 cm, ills, 1978; (Gretna, LA: Pelican Publishing Co) xviii,389 pages 24 cm, 1983. Food. Nutrition. Puerto Rico. A cookbook. Cev, LOC

 

ABRAHAM, James Johnston - Lettsom: His Life, Times, Friends and Descendants. (London: William Heinemann) xx,498 pages 4to hb, many ills, 1933. Descriptive. Health. Physicians. John Lettsom. Tortola. British Virgin Islands. A biography. By a British military physician and author (1876-1963). BL, LOC, Mol

 

ABRAHAM, Julian A – The Female in the Police Force: A Consultation Done in Curacao. (sl [Willemstad]: sn) 51 pages pamph, [nd]. Public administration. Police force. Gender studies. Women. Curacao. Netherlands Antilles. Com

 

ABRAHAM-VAN DER MARK, Eva E – Introduction to Four Writers of the Netherlands Antilles. (Coventry: U of Warwick, Centre for Caribbean Studies) 14 pages pamph, biblio, 1985. Literary criticism. Cola Debrot. Boeli van Leeuwen. Tip Marugg. Frank Martinus Arion. Curacao. Netherlands Antilles. Discusses the four best known Curacoan writers who write in Dutch, and mentions Pierre Lauffer, and Elis Juliana, and Luis H Daal, who write in Papiamentu. Sch

 

ABRAHAMS, Edward Adolphus Victor - Digest of Cases, Review Court, 1856-1891. (Georgetown: Privately Printed) 154 pages, 1892. Law. Review Court. Guyana. A digest of case reports. Very scarce. Cu.W, Jor, New, Pat

 

ABRAHAMS, Edward Adolphus Victor - Law Reports of British Guiana, Old Series, 1855-1865. (Georgetown) 2 vols, 112+598 pages, 1893-1896. Law. Supreme Court. Guyana. A collection of case reports. Very scarce. Bay, New, Pat, RES

 

ABRAHAMS, Edward Adolphus Victor - [Mayor of Georgetown (1852-1918)]

 

ABRAHAMS, Peter - Jamaica, An Island Mosaic. (London: HMSO, Corona Library) xv,284 pages 8vo hb, 22 ills, col folding map, dj, 1957; (ibidem) 280 pages, frontis, diagrams, ills, plates, biblio, 1958. Descriptive. Jamaica. By a South African writer, later citizen of Jamaica (1919-). Bay, BL, Co.C, Com, Her, Ing, LOC

 

ABRAHAMS, Roger D – [US ethnographer; founder of the Center for Folklore and Ethnography at Philadelphia U.]

 

ABRAHAMS, Roger D, and John F SZWED, ed - After Africa: Extracts from British Travel Accounts and Journals of the Seventeenth, Eighteenth, and Nineteenth Centuries Concerning the Slaves, Their Manners, and Customs in the British West Indies. (New Haven and London: Yale UP) ix,444 pages 24 cm pb, ills, 5 plates, biblio, index, 1983. Travel. Descriptive. Slavery. Anthropology. Caribbean area. A collection of travelogues; covers speech, Anancy tales, religion and magic, festivals and holidays, music, dance, games, conditions of life. BL, Gos, LOC, Pot

 

ABRAHAMS, Roger D, and John F SZWED, ed - Deep the Water, Shallow the Shore: Three Essays on Shantying in the West Indies. (Austin and London: U of Texas P, The American Folklore Society) xiv,125 pages 23 cm hb, music, dj, 1974. Folklore. Music. Shantying. Caribbean area. Music transcribed by Linda Sobin. BL, Com, Gos, LOC

 

ABRAHAMS, Roger D, and John F SZWED, ed - The Man-of-Words in the West Indies: Performance and the Emergence of Creole Culture. (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP) xxxi,203 pages 24 cm, ills, biblio, index, [ca 1983]. Sociology. Linguistics. Culture. Caribbean area. BL, Gos, LOC

 

ABRAMS, Ira Rance – Cash Crop Farming and Social and Economic Change in a Yucatec Maya Community in Northern British Honduras. (Harvard UP) pamph, 1973. Agriculture. Sociology. Economics. Small farming. Belize. A reprint of his PhD thesis. BL

 

ABRAMS, Ovid - Guyana Mete’ gee: Republic Issue 23rd February, 1970. (Georgetown: Labour Advocate Job Printing Dep’t) 140 pages, ills, 1970. Descriptive. Folklore. Culture. Guyana. Metegee is a traditional Guyanese dish consisting of plantain and duff, cassava, eddoe, yam, sweet potato, breadfruit and Tanya, cooked in coconut milk with either saltfish, fresh fish, or meat spread out in the middle; the Jamaican version is called ‘Tough food’ and the Trinidadian ‘Oildown’. Her, McD

 

ABRAMS, Ovid - Metegee: The History and Culture of Guyana. (Queens Village, NY: Ashanti Books) 456 pages, ills, 1 map, [ca 1997]. Sociology. Culture. History. Guyana. An expanded later edition of his ‘Guyana Metegee’. The book badly needed proofreading. LOC

 

ABRAMS, Ovid - [Guyanese author and journalist living in New York.]

 

ABRAMSON, Michael – Palante: Young Lords Party. (New York: McGraw-Hill) 160 pages, ills, 1971. Descriptive. Politics. Young Lords Party. Migration. New York City. Puerto Rico. A pictorial book. A portfolio of photographs by Abramson with text by the Young Lords Party, a revolutionary political organisation formed in NYC in 1969. Cor, Viv

 

Abridgement of the Acts of Assembly, Passed in the Island of Montserrat; from 1688, to 1740, Inclusive. (London) 102 pages folio, 1740. Law. Statutes. Montserrat. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Sab 50224

 

An Abridgement of the Acts of Assembly Passed in the Island of Nevis, from 1664 to 1739, Inclusive . . . [The Sabin 52425 citation for “Acts of Assembly, Passed in the Island of . . .”]

 

An Abridgement of the Acts of Assembly Passed in the Island of St Christopher from 1711 to 1740 Inclusive. (London) folio, 1740. Law. Statutes. St Kitts. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Exceptionally scarce. Sab 75007

 

An Abridgement of the Evidence Delivered before a Select Committee . . . [See: W Fox]

 

An Abridgement of the Laws in Force and Use in Her Majesty's Plantations, viz, of Virginia, Jamaica, Barbados, Maryland, New York, Carolina, etc, Digested under Proper Heads in the Method of Mr Wingate, and Mr Washington’s Abridgements. (London: John Nicholson) 304,71,100 pages 8vo, 1704. Law. Statutes. Mr Wingate. Mr Washington. North America. Caribbean area. A digest of Acts and Ordinances. The Barbados laws are abridged from Rawlin. Very scarce. BL, Ha.S, LOC, Pat, Sab

 

An Abridgement of the Laws of Jamaica. Being an Alphabetical Digest of all the Public Acts of Assembly now in Force, from . . . 1681 to 1792. (St Jago de la Vega) 2 vols, 4to, 1793 1st ed; (ibidem) ix,240 pages 4to, 1802 2nd ed. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. A digest of Acts and Ordinances. Both issues exceptionally scarce. Bay, Rag, RES, Sab 35611

 

Abridgement of the Laws of Jamaica: Comprehending the Subject Matter of Each Act and Clause, Properly Digested. (St Jago de la Vega: Lewis & Eberall) iv,40 pages 4to, 1786. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. An index to the Acts and Ordinances. Exceptionally scarce. Bay, Rag

 

An Abridgement of the Laws of Jamaica, in Manner of an Index . . . (St Jago de la Vega: Alexander Aikman) iv,29 pages large folio, 1787. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. An index to the Acts and Ordinances. Exceptionally scarce

 

Abridgement of the Minutes of the Evidence Taken before a Committee of the Whole House to Whom it Was Referred to Consider of the Slave Trade, 1789. Number 1. (sl, [London]) 246 pages, [1789]; (sl, [London]) 2 vols, 1789. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. See also "Minutes of the Evidence . . ." Both editions very scarce. Cu.W, Han, LOC, Rag

 

Abridgement of the Minutes of the Evidence Taken before a Committee of the Whole House to Whom it Was Referred to Consider of the Slave Trade, 1790. Number 2. (sl, [London]) 246 pages 8vo, [1790]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. The continuation of the above work. Very scarce. Han, Rag , Sab 81736

 

Abridgement of the Minutes of the Evidence Taken before a Committee of the Whole House to Whom it Was Referred to Consider of the Slave Trade, 1790. Number 3. (sl, [London]) 157 pages 8vo, [1790]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. Very scarce. Han, Rag, Sab 81737

 

Abridgement of the Minutes of the Evidence Taken before a Committee of the Whole House to Whom it Was Referred to Consider of the Slave Trade, 1791. Number 4. (sl, [London]) 163 pages 8vo, [1791]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. Very scarce. Han, Rag, Sab 81738

 

An Abstract of a Letter from a Person of Eminency and Worth in Caledonia to a Friend at Boston in New England. (Boston) ii,4 pages 4to pamph, 1699. International relations. Scots colonies. Abortive colonies. Darien. Belize. Rare. Sab 78197

 

Abstract of Acts Passed by the Legislatures of the West India Colonies since 15th May 1823, for Improving the Condition of Slaves. (London: Commons Report) 49 pages folio pamph, 1826. Colonial administration. Slavery. Amelioration. Law. Statutes. Bahamas. Barbados. Dominica. Jamaica. St Vincent. An abstract of the Acts and Ordinances. Exceptionally scarce

 

Abstract of Returns of Slave Population in the Different Slave Colonies Belonging to His Majesty, which have been received at the office of the registrar of colonial slaves, since June 27, 1825. (London: Commons Report) 1826. Colonial administration. Slavery. Demography. Statistics. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

An Abstract of Statistics of the Leeward Islands, Windward Islands and Barbados. (Mona: UWI, ISER) iv,52 leaves, [1971]. Economics. Statistics. Leeward Islands. Windward Islands. Barbados. LOC

 

Abstract of the Acts of Parliament for Abolishing the Slave Trade and of the Orders in Council Founded on Them. (London: Printed for the African Institution by G Ellerton) 43 pages pamph, 1810. Colonial administration. Slavery. Law. Statutes. Caribbean area. An abstract of the Acts and Ordinances. Exceptionally scarce. Cu.W, LOC

 

An Abstract of the British West Indian Statutes for the Protection and Government of Slaves. (London: James Ridgeway) v,43 pages 8vo pamph, 1830. Colonial administration. Slavery. Law. Statutes. Caribbean area. An abstract of the Acts and Ordinances. A pro-slavery tract. Considers compulsory manumission wrong. Published by the 'Standing Committee of West Indian Planters and Merchants in London.' Very scarce. Bar, BL, Cu.W, Ha.S, Rag, Sab 81743

 

Abstract of the Evidence Contained in the Report of the Lords of the Committee of Council, Relative to the Slave Trade, and the Treatment of the Slaves in the Sugar Islands . . . (sl, [London]) 83 pages 4to pamph, [1790]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce. Sab 81744

 

Abstract of the Evidence Delivered before a Select Committee of the House of Commons in the Years 1790 and 1791, on the Part of the Petitioners for the Abolition of the Slave Trade. (London: Printed by James Phillips) 155 pages 8vo, 1 plate, 1 map, 1791 1st ed; (Edinburgh: Glasgow & Edinburgh Societies for the Abolition of the Slave Trade) 128 pages 8vo, 1 plate, 1 map, 1791; (Bury: Printed by R Haworth) xii,260 pages, [ca 1791 2nd ed]; (London: Phillips) xx,141 pages 12mo, 1 plate, 1792 2nd ed; (Cincinati: American Reform Tract & Book Society; CF Driscoll & Co, Stereotypers) 117 pages, [1] leaf of plates, 1 folding plan; 1855 rep; (New York: Mnemosyne P) 117 pages hb, 1969 facs ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist publication. See also "Extracts from Evidence before . . ." All early issues exceptionally scarce. BL, Han, LOC, Sab 23525, 81745, 81746

 

Abstract of the Information Recently Laid on the Table of the House of Commons on the Subject of the Slave Trade. (London) 1821. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce

 

Abstract of the Meliorating Provisions of the laws last enacted in each of the British West Indian Colonies for the government and protection of the slave population. (London: Colonial Office) 17 pages, 1831. Colonial administration. Slavery. Law. Amelioration. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. RES

 

Abstract of the Proceedings against the Rev J Smith Missionary at Demerara . . . (Whitehaven: Printed by James Cook) 12 pages 8vo pamph, [1824]. Colonial administration. Law. Slavery. Church. Religion. Methodists. John Smith. Guyana. A case report. Exceptionally scarce. Sab 82898

 

Abstract of the Report of the Lords Committees on the Condition and Treatment of the Colonial Slaves: and of the evidence taken by them on that subject: with notes by the editor. (London: Printed for the Society for Abolition of Slavery throughout the British Dominions) 122 pages 8vo, 1833. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. An abolitionist publication. Very scarce. Sab 81747

 

Abstracts of Slave Laws . . . [See: “Correspondence between the Secretary of State . . .“]

 

Abstracts of the 8th Caribbean Geological Conference. Curacao 9-24 July, 1977. (Amsterdam: Geolgisch Instituut) 250 pages 24 cm, ills, 1977. Geology. Caribbean area. A collection of conference papers

 

Abstracts of the Twelfth Meeting of the Association of Island Marine Laboratories of the Caribbean: Resumenes Duodecima Reunion de la Asociacion de Laboratorios Marinos Insulares del Caribe. Curacao 22-26 September, 1976. (Curacao: Caribbean marine Biological Institute, Carmabi) 62 pages 29 cm, tables, ills, 1976. Marine resources. Laboratories. Caribbean area. A collection of conference papers

 

ABU BAKR, Yasin – [Trinidadian politician and Muslim cleric, leader of the Jamaat al Muslimeen, a Black Muslim political movement. See: B Meeks, “Radical Caribbean . . .;” and J Millette, “Power in the Streets . . .;” and S Ryan, “Muslimeen Grab . . .;“ and “Trinidad under Siege . . .”]

 

Account of a Shooting Excursion in the Mountains near Dromilly Estate, in the Parish of Trelawney, and Island of Jamaica, in the Month of October 1824. (London: Printed by Harvey & Darton) 15 pages 23 cm 8vo pamph, 1 plan,1825; (Birmingham: Printed by B Hudson) 24 pages pamph, 1828. Colonial administration. Slavery. Plantations. Dromilly Estate. Trelawney. Jamaica. Describes an attack on a camp of runaway slaves. Signed “Alfred.” Both editions very scarce. Signed at page 15, “Alfred.” BL, LOC, Rag, Sab 35556

 

Account of Customs Duties Levied from 1787 to 1822, on Coffee, Sugar, Indigo, and Cotton, the Produce of the East and West Indies, Imported into Great Britain. (London: Commons Report) 1823. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Agriculture. Coffee. Sugar. Indigo. Cotton. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

An Account of Jamaica and its Inhabitants . . . [See: J Stewart]

 

Account of Sugar and Coffee Imported into Great Britain from Jamaica between January 5, 1792, and January 5, 1806. (London: Commons Report) 1806. Colonial administration. Trade. Agriculture. Sugar. Coffee. Jamaica. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

An Account of the Arraignments and Tryals of Col Richard Kirkby, Capt John Constable, Capt Cooper Wade, Capt Samuel Vincent, and Capt Christopher Fogg . . . [See: "A True Account of the Tryals and Arraignments . . ."]

 

Account of the Battle between the British and French Fleets . . . [See: G Blane]

 

Account of the British Settlement of Honduras . . . [See: G Henderson]

 

Account of the Commencement and Progress of an Institution . . . [See: C Caines]

 

An Account of the Donations for the Relief of the Sufferers by Fire at Bridge Town . . . [See: G Walker]

 

Account of the European Settlements in America . . . [See: E Burke]

 

Account of the Exports of British Manufactures from Great Britain to Dominica in each Year, from 1787 to 1792. (London: Commons Report) 1806. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Statistics. Dominica. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Account of the Fatal Hurricane by which Barbados Suffered in August 1831 . . . [See: S Hyde]

 

Account of the Final Disposal of the Slaves Escheated to the Crown in the West Indies since January 1, 1821. (London: Colonial Office) 15 pages pamph, 1821. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. RES

 

Account of the Insurrection in St Domingo . . . [See: JG Hopkirk; also JB Millet]

 

Account of the Interest and Conduct of the Jamaica Planters in an Address to the Merchants, Traders, and Liverymen of the City of London. (London: sn) 8vo pamph, 1754. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Jamaica. An uncertain title, taken from an English catalogue. Very rare, no copy known according to Sabin, but the BL records 2 copies in its possession. BL, Sab 35558

 

Account of the Island of Jamaica, with Reflections on the Treatment, Occupation and Provision of the Slaves . . . [See: P Marsden]

 

An Account of the Late Dreadful Hurricane which Happened on 31 August 1771. Also the Damage Done on that Day in the Islands of St Christopher and Nevis Attempted to be Ascertained. By the Editor. (sl) pamph, [1771]; (Basseterre: Thomas Howe) 52 pages 8vo pamph, 1772. Disasters. Hurricanes. Meteorology. St Kitts. Nevis. BL suggests that that this work is by the Editor of the ‘St Christopher Advertiser.’ Both editions rare. BL, Rag

 

Account of the Late Earthquake in Jamaica . . . [See: “The Truest and Largest Account . . .“

 

An Account of the Loss of His Majesty's Ship Deal Castle . . . [See: R Young; and J Hawkins]

 

Account of the Management of Certain Estates . . . [See: GW Jordan]

 

Account of the Number and Tonnage of Ships that Cleared from the British Colonies in North America to the West India Islands in a comparison of the years 1897 and 1808. (London: Commons Report) 1809. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Statistics. Blockades. Navigation Acts. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. The colonial carrying trade and the blockade of US shipping. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

An Account of the Number of Negroes Delivered into the Islands of Barbados, Jamaica and Antego from the Year 1698 to 1708 since the Trade was Opened Taken from the Accounts Sent from the Respective Governors of those Islands to the Lords Commissioner of Trade, whereby it Appears the African Trade is Increas’d to four Times more since its Being Laid Open, than it Was under an Exclusive Company. (sl, [London]) 2 pages folio pamph, [ca 1709]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Statistics. Barbados. Jamaica. Antigua. Very scarce. BL, Cu.J, Cu.W, Han

 

Account of the Number of Negroes Exported from the Colonies or the British Possessions in each year from 1795 to 1804 . . . (London: Commons Report) 1806. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Statistics. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Account of the Number of Negroes Imported into the Conquered Colonies during the Last War. (London: Commons Report) 1806. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Statistics. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Account of the Number of Ships of the Average Burden of 300 Tons which the West India Docks are Capable of Containing . . . (London: Commons Report) 1825. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Statistics. Ports. Harbours. West India Docks. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Account of the Number of Ships, their Tonnage and Crews, which Belonged to the British West India Islands and the British Colonies on the Continent of America, which were employed in the trade between those islands and the continent of America in the Years 1792 and 1804. (London: Commons Report) 1806. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Statistics. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

An Account of the Number of Slaves Employed and Quantity of Produce Grown on the several estates on the Island of St Vincent and its Dependencies from . . . 1801 to . . . 1824 Inclusive. Compiled from the Official Returns. (Kingstown: Printed at the Gazette Office) ix,241 pages 8vo, 1825. Colonial administration. Slavery. Statistics. St Vincent. A compilation from official returns. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, Rag, Sab 75510

 

Account of the Number of Vessels, with their Tonnage and Men, and the Number of Negroes on Board, which arrived in the colonies in possession of Great Britain in each year from 1795 to 1804 . . . (London: Commons Report) 1806. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Statistics. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Account of the Numbers of the Africans and Creoles upon the 76 Estates in the Parish of Trelawny in the Island of Jamaica at the Commencement of the Registry in 1817; of the number of births and deaths that have occurred upon the said estates from 1817 to 1829 . . . (London: Commons Report) 1832. Colonial administration. Slavery. Statistics. Trelawny. Jamaica. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Account of the Principle Articles of Provisions and Lumber Imported into the West India Colonies in 1804, 1805, and 1806. (London: Commons Report) 1808. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Provisions. Lumber. Statistics. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Account of the Quantities of British West India Sugar Exported in each of the 20 Years Antecedent to 1834, distinguishing raw from refined sugar. (London: Commons Report) 1848. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Statistics. Sugar. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Account of the Quantities of Foreign Woolens Imported into the British West Indies and the British North American Colonies . . . (London: Commons Report) 1828. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Foreign woollens. Statistics. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

An Account of the Spanish Settlement in America . . . [See: J Campbell]

 

An Account of the Surveys of Florida, etc . . . [See: G Gauld]

 

Account of the Total Real Value of Exports from England to all Parts of America and the West Indies; distinguishing produce and manufactures from foreign and colonial merchandise . . . (London: Commons Report) 1810. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Statistics. Exports. Navigation Acts. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

An Account of the Trial of Francis Delap, Esq, late Provost-Marshal-General, upon an information for a misdemeanor: at a Supreme Court of Judicature, held in the town of Kingston in the island of Jamaica on June 18th, 1755. (London: T Kinnersly) 78 pages 8vo pamph, 1755. Law. Crime. Francis Delap. Jamaica. A case report. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.J, LOC

 

An Account of the Tryals and Arraignments of Col A Kirkby . . . [The BL citation for “A True Account of the Tryals . . .”]

 

Account of the Value of all Exports from Great Britain to Tortola for the seven years ending January 5, 1805. (London: Commons Report) 1806. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Statistics. Tortola. British Virgin Islands. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Account of the Value of British Produce and Manufactures Exported from Great Britain to Dominica; and quantities of sugar and coffee imported from Dominica in each tear, from 1767 to 1778. (London: Commons Report) 1806. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Sugar Coffee. Statistics. Dominica. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Account of West India Produce Imported. (London: Commons Report) 1804. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Statistics. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Account of West India Produce Imported into Ireland, and Irish Produce Exported to the West India Colonies. (London: Commons Report) 1805. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Statistics. Caribbean area. Ireland. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Accounting for the Petrodollar. (Port-of-Spain: Ministry of Finance, Gov’t Printer) 44 pages pamph, 1977; (ibidem) iv,84 pages, 1980; (ibidem) iv,106 pages, 1984. Economics. Taxation. Trinidad. An official government report. LOC, New

 

Accountant General to the Governor of Porto Rico on the Operation of the Military Registration . . . [See: “Report of the Accountant General . . .”]

 

Accounts of all Slaves now in Possession of His Majesty's Government . . . (London: Commons Report) 49 pages folio pamph, 1824. Colonial administration. Slavery. Statistics. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Contains sections on most of the islands. Exceptionally scarce

 

Accounts of Slave Compensation Claims. (London: Commons Report) 1838. Colonial administration. Slavery. Statistics. Compensation. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce

 

Accounts Respecting the Gross Amount, Charges, and Net Proceeds of 4 1/2 per cent Duties; Sums Charged on, Remaining Unsatisfied . . . (London: Commons Report) 1802. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Taxation. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

ACHESON, Pamela - The Best of St Thomas: An Insider's Guide to the Most Popular US Virgin Island. (New Smyrna Beach, FL: 2003 Associates) 128 pages pb, ills, 1996. Travel. Descriptive. St Thomas. United States Virgin Islands. A guidebook for tourists. Bow, LOC

 

ACHESON, Pamela - The Best of St Thomas and St John, US Virgin Islands. (New Smyrna Beach, FL: 2003 Associates) 144 pages pb, ills, [ca 1999]. Travel. Descriptive. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands. A guidebook for tourists. LOC

 

ACHESON, Pamela - The Best of the British Virgin Islands. (New Smyrna Beach, FL: 2003 Associates) 128 pages pb, ills, 1994, (ibidem) 128 pages pb, ills, 1998 2nd ed. Travel. Descriptive. Tortola. Virgin Gorda. British Virgin Islands. A guidebook for tourists. Bow, LOC

 

ACHESON, Pamela - [US travel writer.]

 

ACHONG, Tito Princilliano - Hindrances to Imperial Unity. (Port-of-Spain) 28 pages pamph, 1915. Colonial administration. Integration. British Empire. Trinidad. Scarce. RES

 

ACHONG, Tito Princilliano - Minority Report of the Special Committee Appointed on the Question of the Establishment of a Standard of Purity for the Port-of-Spain Water Supply. (Port-of-Spain) 22 pages pamph, 1929. Colonial administration. Public water supply. Port of Spain. Trinidad. Scarce. RES

 

ACHONG, Tito Princilliano - [Trinidadian physician and mayor of Port-of-Spain (1884-?).]

 

ACKERMAN, Holly, and Juan M CLARK – The Cuban Balseros: Voyage of Uncertainty. (Miami: Policy Center of the Cuban American National Council) 1995. Sociology. Migration. Refugees. Balseros. Cuba

 

ACKERMAN, James David - The Orchids of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. (San Juan: Editorial de la U de Puerto Rico) xvi,167 pages 4to hb, 55 col plates, dj, 1992. Botany. Orchids. Puerto Rico. United States Virgin Islands. Illustrations by Maruja del Castilla Mayda. In English and Spanish. By a photographer (1950-). Gos, LOC

 

ACOSTA, J de – [See: DE ACOSTA]

 

ACOSTA, Leonardo - From the Drum to the Synthesizer. (Havana: Jose Marti Publishing House) 134 pages, 1988. Music. Drums. Synthesizers. Cuba. Translated from the Spanish by Margarita Zimmerman. Gos, Stu

 

ACOSTA, Maruja, and Jorge Enrique HARDOY - Urban Reform in Revolutionary Cuba. (New Haven: Yale UP) xii,111 pages, ills, 1973. Town and country planning. Urban housing. Cuba. Translated by Mal Bochner. Gos, LOC

 

ACOSTA, Ursula - New Voices of Old: Five Centuries of Puerto Rican History. (Santurce: Permanent P for the Author) 176 pages pb, ills, 1987. History. Puerto Rico. By a German-born long-time Puerto Rican resident; professor of psychology at the U of Puerto Rico. Web page. Bow, LOC

 

ACOSTA-BELEN, Edna, ed - The Puerto Rican Woman. (New York: Praeger) xi,169 pages 24 cm, ills, biblio, 1979. Sociology. Gender studies. Women. Puerto Rico. A significant and comprehensive collection of 11 essays. Bra, Cev, LOC

 

ACOSTA-BELEN, Edna, ed - The Puerto Rican Woman: Perspectives on Culture, History and Society. (New York: Praeger Publications) x,169 pages 24 cm pb, ills, biblio, index, 1986 2nd ed. Sociology. Gender studies. Women. Puerto Rico. The 2nd edition of “The Puerto Rican Woman.” Bow, Gos, LOC

 

ACOSTA-BELEN, Edna, ed - [Puerto Rican historian; professor of Latin American and Caribbean Studies and Women’s Studies at the U of Albany, SUNY; director of the Center for Latino, Latin American, and Caribbean Studies. Web page.]

 

Act for the Subsistence, Clothing and the Better Regulation and Government of Slaves; for the Enlarging the Powers of the Council for Protection; for Preventing the Improper Transfer of Slaves; and for other Purposes. (St Jago de la Vega: Printed by Alexander Aikman) 103 pages 8vo, 1817. Law. Statutes. Slavery. Amelioration. Jamaica. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Sab 81748

 

The Act of Assembly of the Island of Jamaica, to Repeal Several Acts, and Clauses of Acts, Respecting Slaves, and for the Better Order and Government of Slaves, and for other Purposes: Commonly Called the Consolidated Act, as Exhibiting at one View most of the Essential Regulations of the Jamaica Code Noire; which Was Passed by the Assembly on the 19th of December 1787, Etc. (London: B White & Son) 34 pages 4to pamph, 1788. Law. Statutes. Slavery. Jamaica. See also, “The New Act of Assembly . . .” Exceptionally scarce. BL

 

An Act of Assembly Passed in the Island of Antigua, 1766. (St John's: Printed by Alexander Shipton) xiii,83 pages folio, [ca 1766]. Law. Statutes. Antigua. A handsome volume on the Act establishing the various Courts. Rare. Sab 1694

 

Action for Community in the Caribbean. (Bridgetown: CADEC, Island P) 44 pages pamph, [ca 1975]. Church. Religion. Christians. Caribbean area. LOC

 

Action Plan for the Caribbean Environment Programme: A Framework for Sustainable Development. (Kingston: UNEP) 1987. Environment. Economics. Development planning. Sustainability. Caribbean area. A technical assistance report

 

Action Plan for the Environment in Latin America and the Caribbean. (sl: UNEP) 1991. Environment. Development planning. Latin America. Caribbean area. A technical assistance report

 

An Action Programme for the Main Economic Sectors in St Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla, 1976-1980. (Georgetown: CCRS) 1976. Economics. Development planning. St Kitts. Nevis. Anguilla. Car

 

The Activities of the Caribbean Food and Nutrition Institute . . . [See: “Report on the Activities of the . . .”]

 

Activities of the OECS Secretariat . . . [See: “Report on the Activities of the . . .”]

 

Acts and Proceedings of the Legislative Assembly of the Bahama Islands, 1729-1834. (Nassau) 7 vols, 1834. Law. Statutes. Bahamas. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Followed by annual volumes. Replaced by GC Anderson. Very scarce. Bay, New, Pat

 

Acts and Statutes of the Island of Barbados . . . [See: J Jennings]

 

Acts of Assembly, Made and Enacted in the Bermuda or Summer Islands, from 1690 to 1713/1714 . . . Continued to 1736. (London: Printed by John Baskett) v,79 pages folio, 1719; (London) 119 pages folio, 1737. Law. Statutes. Bermuda. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. The first published edition of the laws. The second volume is the continuation to 1736. Replaced by JH Darrell. Both volumes exceptionally scarce. BL, New, LOC, Pat, Sab 4906

 

Acts of Assembly of the Bahama Islands, 1729-1813. (Nassau: Office of the Royal Gazette) 3 vols, folio, 1806-1814. Law. Statutes. Bahamas. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Exceptionally scarce. BL

 

Acts of Assembly of the Bahamas Islands. (Nassau) 3 vols, 1794-1796. Law. Statutes. Bahamas. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Exceptionally scarce

 

Acts of Assembly of the Bahamas Islands, from the Year 1764 to the Year 1799 Inclusive. (Nassau: Eve & Owen) 327 pages folio, 1801. Law. Statutes. Bahamas. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, New, Pat

 

Acts of Assembly Passed in the Charibbee Leeward Islands from 1690 to 1705. (London: John Baskett) v,24 pages 21 cm pamph, 1740; (London: Printed by Order of the Lords Commissioners of Trade and Plantations, by John Baskett) v,24 pages 36 cm folio pamph, 1740. Law. Statutes. Antigua. St Kitts. Nevis. Leeward Islands. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Both issues very scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, New, Pat

 

Acts of Assembly, Passed in the Charibbee Leeward Islands. From 1690 to 1730. (London: Printed by order of the Lords Commissioners of Trade and Plantations by John Baskett, Vol 1) 15,[1],24,[4],231,[31] pages 35 cm folio, 1734; (ibidem, Vol 2) 1764. Law. Statutes. Antigua. St Kitts. Nevis. Leeward Islands. A collection of Acts and Ordinances; being the “Acts of the Leeward Islands,” and the “Acts of Antigua, 1668-1730.” The first collected printing of the laws of Antigua and the Leeward Islands and a primary source on the administration of justice in the WI in the 18th century. Very scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, New, Pat, RES, Sab 10891, 12024

 

Acts of Assembly Passed in the Island of Antigua, from 1725 to 1760. (London: William Richardson & Samuel Clark) 141 pages folio, 1764. Law. Statutes. Antigua. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Usually bound in with Volume2 of the 1764 work above. Exceptionally scarce. Bay, Sab 1695

 

Acts of Assembly Passed in the Island of Barbados from 1648 to 1718 . . . [See: A Zouch]

 

Acts of Assembly Passed in the Island of Barbadoes from 1717-18 to 1738 . . . [See: [?] Salmon]

 

Acts of Assembly, Passed in the Island of Jamaica; from 1681 to 1737 Inclusive. (London: Printed by John Baskett) xxii,388 pages folio, 1737 1st ed; (ibidem) xxii,387 pages folio, 1738 2nd ed; (ibidem) 387 pages folio, 1740. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Exceptionally scarce. Bay, BL, New, Pat, Sab 35614

 

Acts of Assembly Passed in the Island of Jamaica from 1681 to 1737, Inclusive. An Abridgement of the Acts. (London) 39 pages folio pamph, 1738; (ibidem) folio, 1740. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Exceptionally scarce. BL

 

Acts of Assembly Passed in the Island of Jamaica 1681 to 1737, Inclusive. (London) 1743. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Very rare. New, Pat

 

Acts of Assembly, Passed in the Island of Jamaica; From 1681 to 1754 inclusive. An Abridgement of the Laws of Jamaica, in Manner of an Index. (London) 2 parts folio, 1756; (London: Curtis Brett & Co) xxvii,358 pages folio, 1756. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. An index to the Acts and Ordinances. Exceptionally scarce. BL, New, Sab 35615

 

Acts of Assembly, Passed in the Island of Jamaica; from the Year 1681 to the Year 1769, Inclusive. (St Jago de la Vega: Alexander Aikman) 2 vols, 358+213 pages folio, 1769-1771 1st ed; (Kingston: Printed by Alexander Aikman) 2 vols, [2],31,262,[2],[2],15,82 pages, 1787 2nd ed. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Volume 1 covers the period 1681-1754; Volume 2 is a continuation to 1769. Both editions exceptionally scarce. Bay, Pat, Rag, Sab 35616

 

Acts of Assembly Passed in the Island of Jamaica . . . 1755-1769. (St Jago de la Vega) 213 pages, 1771. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Volume 2 of the above work. Exceptionally scarce

 

Acts of Assembly, Passed in the Island of Jamaica, From 1770 to 1783, Inclusive. (Kingston: Printed for James Jones, Esq, by Lewis & Eberall) v,31,4,424 pages 4to, 1786. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Contains a list of the principal inhabitants of the island at the time. Exceptionally scarce. Bay, New, Pat, Rag, Sab 35617

 

Acts of Assembly passed in the Island of Jamaica, from the Year 1783 to the Year 1788. (St Jago de la Vega) 1789. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Rare. Rag

 

Acts of Assembly Passed in the Island of Jamaica, from the Year 1784 to the Year 1788 Inclusive; to which is added . . . Acts of Assembly passed in the Island of Jamaica in the years 1789 and 1790. (St Jago de la Vega: Alexander Aikman) xvi,300,iv,4,23 pages 4to, 1789. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Exceptionally scarce. Bay, New, Pat, Rag

 

Acts of Assembly Passed in the Island of Jamaica . . . 1681-1792. (St Jago de la Vega) 3 vols, 1802-1811 2nd ed. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. The next edition appears to have been the 1792-1837 10 volume “Laws of Jamaica . . .“ Exceptionally scarce. New, Pat

 

Acts of Assembly Passed in the Island of Montserrat; from 1668, to 1740, Inclusive, with an Abridgement. (London: Printed by Order of the Lords Commissioners of Trade & Plantations by John Baskett) x,146 pages folio, 1740. Law. Statutes. Montserrat. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Replaced by the “Montserrat Code of Laws . . .” Very scarce. Bay, BL, Cu.W, LOC, New, Pat, Sab 50225

 

Acts of Assembly, Passed in the Island of Nevis from 1664, to 1739, Inclusive, With an Abridgment. (London: Printed by Order of the Lords Commissioners of Trade & Plantations by John Baskett) viii,168 pages folio, 1740. Law. Statutes. Nevis. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Also on large paper. Both issues very scarce. Bay, BL, Cu.W, LOC, New, Pat, Sab 52425

 

Acts of Assembly Passed in the Island of St Christopher from 1711 to 1735 Inclusive. An Abridgment of the Acts . . . (London: Printed by John Baskett) x,198,cxxviii pages folio, 1739; (London) x,182 pages folio, 1740. Law. Statutes. St Kitts. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Both issues very scarce. Bay, BL, Cu.W, LOC, New, Pat, Sab 75009

 

Acts of Assembly Passed in the Island of St Christopher from the Year 1711 to 1768. (Basseterre: Printed. . . by Daniel Thibou) 183,xx pages folio, 1769. Law. Statutes. St Kitts. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Replaced by the “Laws of the Island of St Christopher . . .” Exceptionally scarce. Bay, BL, Cu.W, New, Pat, Rag, Sab 75010

 

Acts of Colonial Legislatures for Registry of Slaves. (London: Commons Report) 61 pages folio pamph, 1823. Law. Statutes. Slavery. Caribbean area. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce

 

Acts of Congress, Treaties, Etc, Relating to the Non-contiguous Territory of Cuba and Santo Domingo, with Cases Compiled by the Bureau of Indian Affairs. (Washington, DC: GPO) 442 pages, 1909. Law. Colonial administration. Cuba. Dominican Republic. A Congressional report. Scarce. LOC

 

Acts of Congress, Treaties, Proclamations, and Decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States, and Opinions of the Attorney General Relating to Noncontiguous Territory, Cuba and Santo Domingo, and to Military Affairs . . . (Washington, DC: GPO) 1912. Law. Colonial administration. Cuba. Dominican Republic. A Congressional report. Scarce. LOC

 

Acts of Congress, Treaties, Proclamations, Decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States, and Opinions of the Attorney General Relating to Noncontiguous Territory, Cuba and Santo Domingo, and to Military Affairs . . . Compiled in the Bureau of Insular Affairs, War Department . . . (Washington, DC: Gov’t Printer) xxxv,591 pages 24 cm, 1914. Law. Colonial administration. Cuba. Dominican Republic. A Congressional report. Scarce. LOC

 

Acts of Insubordination on the Part of Certain Africans. . . [See: “Copy of any Information which Has Been Received . . .“]

 

Acts of the Legislature of the Island of Bermuda, 1690-1883 . . . [See: R Gray]

 

Acts of the Legislature of the Island of Bermuda, 1690-1902 . . . [See: R Gray]

 

Acts of the Legislature of the Island of Bermuda, Remaining in Force at the End of the Year 1860. (New York: Baker & Godwin, printers) vi,ii,825 pages, 1862. Law. Statutes. Bermuda. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Very scarce. LOC

 

Acts of the Legislature of the Island of Tobago. 1768-1771. [Bridgetown] 49 pages pamph, 1772. Law. Statutes. Tobago. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. The first such compilation. Replaced by the volume for 1768-1775 below. Rare. New, Pat

 

Acts of the Legislature of the Island of Tobago; from 1768 to 1775, Inclusive. (London: Printed by Charles Eyre & William Strahan) vii,122 pages folio, 1776. Law. Statutes. Tobago. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Replaced by the 1800 edition below. Very scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, New, Pat, Rag, Sab 96044

 

Acts of the Legislature of the Island of Tobago, Containing the whole of the Laws upto the 1st August 1800 . . . (Scarborough: Printed by David MacDonald) x,228 pages folio, 1800; [Scarborough] 39 pages, 1813. Law. Statutes. Tobago. A collection of Acts and Ordinance. The 1813 is a supplement. Both issues exceptionally scarce. LOC, New, Pat, Sab 96045

 

Acts Respecting the Treatment of Slaves in Antigua, Barbadoes, Bahamas, Bermuda, Cape of Good Hope, Dominica, Jamaica, Montserrat, Nevis, St Vincent, Tobago, and the Virgin Islands. (London: Commons Report) 1824. Law. Statutes. Slavery. Amelioration. Antigua. Barbados. Bahamas. Bermuda. Dominica. Jamaica. Montserrat. Nevis. St Vincent. Tobago. Tortola. British Virgin Islands. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

The Actual Condition of the Negroes in the British West India Colonies; and a Further Exposure of the Calumnies of the African Institution. (London: Whitmore & Fenn) 8 pages pamph, 1816. Slavery. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. No 3 of the "Antidote to the West Indian Sketches" series. Exceptionally scarce. Cu.W, Rag, RES

 

Actual State of the Question between Our Colonial Slave Proprietors and the Parliament and Abolitionists of this Country. (Glasgow) pamph, 1830. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. Supports compensation and gradual, not immediate emancipation. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

ACUNA, C De – [See: DE ACUNA]

 

ACWORTH, Angus Whiteford - Buildings of Architectural or Historic Interest in the British West Indies: A Report with Proposals as to the Best Means of Protecting them from Damage or Destruction, other than by Acts of God. (London: HMSO) vi,21 pages folio pamph, ills, 1951; (New York: Johnson Reprint Corp) vi,21 pages folio pamph, 1970 rep. Architecture. Conservation. Caribbean area. A short summary of historic buildings in the WI and their preservation. 1st edition scarce. LOC, Pot

 

ACWORTH, Angus Whiteford - Treasure in the Caribbean: A First Study of Georgian Buildings in the British West Indies. (London: Pleiades Books) 36 pages hb, 60 photos, dj, 1949. Architecture. Conservation. Georgian buildings. Caribbean area. Scarce and much sought after. Co.C, Com, Ing, Pot

 

ACWORTH, Angus Whiteford - [British architect (1898-?)]

 

[ADAIR, James Makittrick] - Two Sermons: The First Addressed to Seamen, the Second Addressed to British West India Slaves, by a Physician . . . (London) 8vo pamph, 1791. Colonial administration. Slavery. Church. Religion. Caribbean area. See: Philip Thicknesse. Exceptionally scarce. LOC, Sab 97580

 

[ADAIR, James Makittrick] - Unanswerable Arguments against the Abolition of the Slave Trade. With a Defence of the Proprietors of the British Sugar Colonies, against certain malignant charges contained in letters published by a sailor, and by Luffman, Newton, etc. Published for the Benefit of the Starving Tin-Miners in Cornwall. (London: Privately published, Sold by JP Bateman) 375 pages 8vo, [ca 1790]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. Written while in prison over a duel. A rebuttal of J Luffman, "Brief Account of the Island of Antigua . . .;" and of J Newton, "Thoughts upon the African Slave Trade . . ." See also Philip Thicknesse. Very scarce. BL, LOC, NYH, Rag, Sab 157

 

[ADAIR, James Makittrick] - [British colonial judge (1728-1802); physician to the commander in chief in Antigua.]

 

ADAM, Robert – The Address and the Prayer, Delivered on the Occasion of the Opening of a Free School on the Lancasterian Plan, for Free Coloured Children Connected with the Brand Corps, Christiansted, St Croix, on Easter Tuesday, 1820. (Frederiksted: John W James) 12 pages pamph, 1820. Education. St Croix. Danish West Indies. A speech. Exceptionally scarce. Hig

 

ADAMS, Alton A – [USVI bandmaster. See: LW Benjamin. LOC.]

 

ADAMS, C Jama – [US clinical psychologist; professor at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City U of New York.]

 

ADAMS, C Jama et al - A Reader on Caribbean Immigration. (Brooklyn, NY: Medgar Evers College, Caribbean Research Center) 350 pages pb, 1989. Sociology. Migration. New York City. Caribbean area. Bow

 

ADAMS, Charles Dennis - The Blue Mahoe and Other Bush: An Introduction to Plant Life in Jamaica. (Kingston: Sangster's Bookstores. Singapore: McGraw Hill Far Eastern Publishers) 159 pages 8vo pb, many col photos, 1971. Botany. Blue Mahoe. Jamaica. Ing, LOC

 

ADAMS, Charles Dennis - A Botanical Description of Big Pelican Cay, A Little Known Island off the South Coast of Jamaica. (Washington, DC: The Smithsonian Institution, Atoll Research Bulletin, No 130) 25 pages pamph, 1969. Botany. Big Pelican Cay. Jamaica. Com

 

ADAMS, Charles Dennis - Caribbean Flora. (Sunbury-on-Thames and London: Nelson Caribbean) 63 pages pamph, many col photos, 1976; (ibidem) 1980; (ibidem) 1984; (ibidem) 1986. Botany. Caribbean area. A pictorial booklet. Gos, LOC, Mol, My.R, Pot

 

ADAMS, Charles Dennis - Flowering Plants of Jamaica. (Mona: UWI) 848 pages hb, 1972. Botany. Flowering plants. Jamaica. A comprehensive reference work. Intended to complement Fawcett and Rendel, "Flora of Jamaica." Ban, Com, Ing, LOC

 

ADAMS, Charles Dennis - [Reader in Botany at UWI.]

 

ADAMS, Charles Dennis, and L KASASIAN, and J SEEYAVE - Common Weeds of the West Indies. (St Augustine: UWI) 139 pages, 1968. Botany. Weeds. Caribbean area

 

ADAMS, Charles Dennis, and Kenneth MAGNUS, and Compton SEAFORTH - Poisonous Plants of Jamaica. (Mona: UWI, Dep’t of Extra Mural Studies, Caribbean Affairs, New Series, No 2) 40 pages pamph, 1963. Botany. Health. Poisonous plants. Jamaica. Co.C, Com

 

ADAMS, DW, and JR LADMAN - Assisting Rural Poor through Financial Market Activities in the Dominican Republic. (Santo Domingo: USAID) 1975. Economics. Social welfare. Rural poor. Marketing. Dominican Republic. A technical assistance report. Car

 

ADAMS, Edgar – Linking the Golden Anchor with the Silver Chain: A Historical and Socio-Economic Perspective on Shipping in St Vincent and the Grenadines. (Kingstown: The Author) 219 pages A4 pb, b&w ills, 1996. History. Descriptive. Economics. Shipping. St Vincent. 1500 copies printed

 

ADAMS, Edgar – Nine Mornings: A Cultural Tradition in St Vincent and the Grenadines. (Kingstown: The Author) 36 pages pamph, 1998. Folklore. Nine Mornings. St Vincent

 

ADAMS, Edgar – [St Vincent and the Grenadines author.]

 

ADAMS, Frederick Upham - Conquest of the Tropics: The Story of the Creative Enterprises Conducted by the United Fruit Company. (Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Co) xii,368 pages 23x16 cm hb, inlaid col photo on cover, gilt vignette on spine, many photos, index, 1914. Agriculture. Tropical fruit. Bananas. Foreign multinational corporations. United Fruit Company. Caribbean area. Gives a historical background of how the rain forest was ruined for the sake of North American appetite for bananas and other crops. Author (1859-1921). Scarce. BL, Bow, LOC, Tra

 

ADAMS, Grantley Herbert - [Barbadian trade unionist and politician (1898-1971); father of Tom Adams. See: FA Hoyos, “Grantley Adams . . . ;“ and FA Hoyos, “Rise of West Indian . . .;” and PA Lockwood; and F Mark. Web page.]

 

ADAMS, Henry - Methodism in the West Indies. (London: Robert Culley) 128 pages 8vo hb, [1908]; (ibidem) 128 pages hb, [ca 1910]. Church. Religion. Methodists. Caribbean area. A small memoir. By a British Methodist clergyman. Scarce. BL, Cu.W, Gos, Rag

 

ADAMS, Henry – Recognition of Cuban Independence. (Washington, DC: Congress) 25 pages pamph, 1896. International relations. War for Independence, 1895-1898. United States. Cuba. By a US historian (1837-1918). Scarce. LOC

 

ADAMS, Henry E, ed – Handbook of American Studies, No 29, Social Studies. (Gainesville: U of Florida P) 720 pages, 1967. American Studies. Social studies. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. A bibliography. Com

 

ADAMS, Henry E, ed – Handbook of American Studies, No 31, Social Studies. (Gainesville: U of Florida P) 611 pages, 1969. American Studies. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. A bibliography. Com

 

ADAMS, Jan S - A Foreign Policy in Transition: Moscow's Retreat from Central America and the Caribbean, 1985-92. (Durham, NC: Duke UP) 248 pages, 1992. International relations. Soviet Union. Central America. Cuba. Gos, LOC

 

ADAMS, John – Bermudian Images . . . [See: B Stuart]

 

ADAMS, John E - Environmental and Cultural Factors in the Decline of Agriculture in a Small West Indian Island. (Milwaukee: U of Wisconsin, Center Essay, No 7) 24 pages pamph, ills, maps, biblio, 1976. Agriculture. Environment. Sociology. Culture. St Vincent. Author (1935-). Car, LOC

 

ADAMS, John Michael Geoffrey – Statement on Financial Proposals and the State of the Economy. (Bridgetown: GPO) 17 pages pamph, [ca 1981]. Politics. Economics. Barbados. A speech. By a Barbadian politician and PM (1931-1985); known familiarly as Tom Adams, son of Grantley Adams. See: FA Hoyos. LOC

 

ADAMS, Llewellyn Emile - Understanding Jamaican Patois: An Introduction to Afro-American Grammar. (Kingston: Kingston Publishers) ix,109 pages pb, 1991. Linguistics. Dialect. Patois. Jamaica. Ban, LOC, Whi

 

ADAMS, M - The Regulation of Agricultural Land Use in St Lucia. (Washington, DC: OAS) 1986. Law. Agriculture. Land use. St Lucia. A technical assistance report

 

ADAMS, M - Training Workshop on Land Subdivision and the Regulation of Land Use. (Washington, DC: OAS) 1986. Town and country planning. Land use. St Lucia. A technical assistance report

 

ADAMS, Nassau A - Planning to Meet the Caribbean's Growing Food Needs: Framework for a Regional Food Plan. (Port-of-Spain: UN Caribbean Regional Nutrition Advisory Team) 1975. Food. Nutrition. Caribbean area. A regional food plan. A technical assistance report. Car

 

ADAMS, RD – Distribution of Littoral Sediment on the Windward Coast, St Vincent, WI. (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State U, Coastal Studies Institute, Technical Report No 111) 1972. Geology. Littoral sediment. Windward coast. St Vincent. Com

 

ADAMS, Thomas Maxwell - A Cool Address to the People of England on the Slave Trade. (London: Printed for R Faulder, New Bond Street & J Stockdale, Piccadily, MDCCLXXXVIII) 43,[1] pages 21 cm 8vo pamph, 1788. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. Opposes abolition of the trade. Exceptionally scarce. BL, NYH, Rag, Sab 346

 

ADAMS, Tom - [See: JMG Adams.]

 

ADAMS, William Henry Davenport – Eminent Soldiers. A Series of Biographical Sketches of Great Military Commanders, English and Foreign. (London: Routledge & Sons) 329 pages 8vo, 1880. Descriptive. Military. Naval. Admiralty. Commanders. Caribbean area. Collective biography. BL

 

ADAMS, William Henry Davenport – Farragut and Other Great Commanders. (London: Routledge & Sons) 329 pages 8vo, [ca 1885]. Descriptive. Military. Naval. Admiralty. Commanders. David Glasgow Farragut. Caribbean area. Collective biography. A later edition of the 1880 work. LOC

 

ADAMS, William Henry Davenport – [English miscellaneous writer (1828-1891); founder and editor of the ‘Scotish Guardian’ best known for ‘Memorable Battles in English History’ of 1862.]

 

ADAMSON, Alan H - Sugar without Slaves: The Political Economy of British Guiana, 1838-1904. (New Haven: Yale UP, Caribbean Series, No 13) ix,315 pages hb, biblio, 1972. History. Agriculture. Sugar. Guyana. Com, Gos, Jor, LOC, W&D, Wilk

 

ADAMSONS, Hannelore – Country Background: Haiti. (New York: UNFPA) 1978. Economics. Haiti. A technical assistance report. Bra

 

ADDEO, Samuel J - Caribbean Journal: Notes in the Sun. Various Thoughts on Different Things. (Ashbury Park, NJ: Broken Star P) [35] pages 22 cm pamph, ills, 1994. Descriptive. Caribbean area. Bow

 

ADDEO, Samuel J - Caribbean Journal: This Land Bonaire. Various Thoughts on Different Things from the Island of Bonaire in the Southern Caribbean Sea. (Asbury Park, NJ: Broken Star P) [98] pages 22 cm pb, ills, 1 map, 1995 1st ed; (ibidem) 100 pages pb, ills, 1996 2nd ed. Descriptive. Bonaire. Netherlands Antilles. Illustrated by Janice Ashby. Translated by James Ashby. Bow, LOC

 

ADDERLEY, Augustus John – Colonial and Indian Exhibition. Handbook and Catalogue: The West Indies and British Honduras. (London: William Clowes & Sons Ltd) xvi,192 pages, ills, 1886. Descriptive. Colonial and Indian Exhibition. Belize. A catalogue. Scarce. My.A, My.R, RES

 

ADDERLEY, Augustus John – Fisheries of the Bahamas. (London: W Clowes, International Fisheries Exhibition) 58 pages pamph, 1883. Marine resources. Fisheries. Bahamas. Scarce. LOC, RES

 

ADDERLEY, Augustus John – Official Introduction to Bahamas Fisheries, with a Description of the Islands. (London) 18 pages pamph, 1883. Marine resources. Fisheries. Bahamas. Scarce. RES

 

ADDERLEY, Augustus John – A Romance of a Governorship and its Refutation: Sir Ambrose Shea's Discovery, a series of letters regarding the sisal hemp industry. (sl, [London]) 24 pages pamph, 1894. Agriculture. Sisal. Colonial administration. Ambrose Shea. Bahamas. Scarce. Cu.W, LOC, RES

 

ADDERLEY, Augustus John – West Indies and British Honduras Handbook and Catalogue. (London: Colonial & Indian Exhibition) 1896. Descriptive. Colonial and Indian Exhibition. Caribbean area. A brochure. Scarce. Cu.W

 

ADDERLEY, Augustus John – [Member of the Legislative Council of Bahamas (1835-1905). RES.]

 

ADDERLEY, Charles Bowyer – [British socialist (1814-1905); of Norton-le-Moors, Staffordshire; styled 1st Baron Norton. See: “Review of that Portion . . .” LOC.]

 

ADDINGTON, Henry - [See: James Stephen, “Crisis of the Sugar Colonies . . .”]

 

ADDISON, Taylor Garland - Reorganization of the Financial Administration of the Dominican Republic. (Washington, DC: Brookings Institution) x,105 pages, 1931. Public administration. Dominican Republic. By a US economist (1894-?). Bay, LOC

 

Additional Papers Presented to Parliament by his Majesty's Command, in Explanation of the Measures Adopted by His Majesty's Government, for the Melioration of the Condition of the Slave Population in His Majesty's Possessions in the West Indies . . . (London: Commons Report) 280 pages folio, 1825; (Shannon: Irish UP) 280 pages 34 cm, [1969] rep. Colonial administration. Slavery. Amelioration. Barbados. Dominica. Trinidad. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. See also, “.1st edition very scarce. BL

 

Address of His Excellency the Right Honourable Sir George Fitzgerald Hill . . . [See: GF Hill]

 

Address of the Committee of the Church Missionary Society to the Members, in Reference to the Operations of the Society in the West Indies. (London: Church Missionary Society) 1833. Church. Religion. Church Missionary Society. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce

 

Address of the Governor and Council of Jamaica to Queen Anne, respecting the Duties on Prize Goods brought into Jamaica.  [place?] folio, 1709. Colonial administration. Economics. Military. Taxation. Prize goods. Queen Anne. Jamaica. A speech. Rare. Sab 35561

 

Address of the House of Lords to the Prince Regent Respecting the Abolition of the Slave Trade; with His Royal Highness' Answer. (London: Commons Report) 1814. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Prince Regent. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

An Address of the Inhabitants of the Island of Dominica to His Excellency Governor Ainslie. (sl, [Roseau]) pamph, [1814]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Public order. George Robert Ainslie. Dominica. Supporting the suppression of the maroons. Rare. Rag

 

Address on the State of Slavery in the West India Islands . . . [See: R Hall]

 

Address Presented to His Excellency Sir Anthony Musgrave, KCMG, on his retiring from the Government of Jamaica, together with His Excellency's reply. (Kingston) 1883. Colonial administration. Anthony Musgrave. Jamaica. Exceptionally scarce. Cu.J

 

Address Presented to His Majesty at Kensington, 11 June 1700 . . . in Support of the Motion that our Colony of Caledonia in Darien is a Legal and Rightful Settlement. (sl, [Edinburgh]) pamph, [1700]. Colonial administration. International relations. Scots colonies. Abortive colonies. Darien. Belize. Rare. Cu.W

 

An Address to Every Briton on the Slave Trade. Being an Effectual Plan to Abolish this Disgrace to our Country. (London: Robinson) 19 pages 4to pamph, 1791. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. A savage abolitionist attack in poor verse. Exceptionally scarce. Rag, Sab 81775

 

Address to George Thompson, Esq, in Recognition of his Consistent and Persevering Labours, through More than 30 Years, in the Cause of Negro Emancipation in the British Colonies and the United States . . . (London) pamph, [1863]. Colonial administration. Slavery. George Thompson. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Address to Her Majesty, from the Governors, Council, and Assembly, of the Island of Jamaica, against an Exclusive Trade to Africa. (London) folio, [ca 1712]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Jamaica. Exceptionally scarce. BL

 

An Address to Her Royal Highness the Dutchess [sic] of York, against the Use of Sugar. (sl [London]: sn) 22 pages pamph, 1792. Colonial administration. Slavery. Duchess of York. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Urges her to be an example in the first boycott of WI sugar. Exceptionally scarce. LOC, Rag

 

Address to Manufacturers, Merchants, Traders, and Others, on the Importance of Preserving the Colonies. (sl, [London]) pamph, [1832]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. A publication of the WI group. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Address to the Clergy of the Established Church . . . [See: T Fisher]

 

Address to the Colonists of British Guiana from a Member of the Court of Policy. (Georgetown: Privately printed) 4to pamph, 1833. Colonial administration. Court of Policy. Guyana. Relating to the financial arrangements for the colony. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, Sab 8102

 

Address to the Committee of Correspondence in Barbados . . . [See: J Dickinson]

 

Address to the Electors and People of the United Kingdom. (London: Society for the Abolition of Slavery throughout the British Dominions, Bagster & Thomas, printers) 2 pages pamph, 1830; (Whitby Anti-Slavery Society, R Kirby, Printer) 4 pages 22 cm pamph, [1832]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Urges voting for persons not members of the WI Interest. Both issues very scarce. BL, LOC, Rag

 

Address to the Electors of Great Britain. (London: Society for the Abolition of Slavery throughout the British Dominions) pamph, 1837. Colonial administration. Slavery. Apprenticeship. Caribbean area. Urges electors to vote for candidates in British 1837 elections who pledge to remove the system. Exceptionally scarce

 

An Address to the Females of Great Britain . . . [JA Sargant]

 

An Address to the Inhabitants in General of Great Britain and Ireland, Relating to a few of the Consequences which must Naturally Result from the Abolition of the Slave Trade. (Liverpool: Printed, and sold by Evans & Co, London) 8vo pamph, 1788. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. Claims abolition would be ruinous. Rare. Rag, Sab 81786

 

Address to the Inhabitants of the British Settlements in America upon Slave-Keeping . . . [See: B Rush]

 

Address to the Inhabitants of the British Settlements on the Slavery of the Negroes in America . . . [See: B Rush]

 

Address to the Inhabitants of Europe on the Iniquity of the Slave Trade . . . (London: Society of Friends, Printed by William Phillips) 15 pages 8vo pamph, 1822. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. A Quaker abolitionist tract. Also issued in Dutch, French, German, Spanish, Swedish, Portuguese, Italian, and Danish. Very scarce. BL, LOC, Sab 81787

 

Address to the Inhabitants of Glasgow, Paisley, and the Neighbourhood, Concerning the African Slave Trade. By a Society in Glasgow. (Glasgow: A Adams) 15 pages 8vo pamph, 1791. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Written to arouse public sympathy for the slaves. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, Rag

 

Address to the Inhabitants of Jamaica . . . [See: J Witherspoon]

 

An Address to the Members of the New Parliament on the Proceedings of the Colonial Department in Furtherance of the Resolutions of the House of Commons of the 15th of May 1823 for Ameliorating the Condition of the Slave Population in His Majesty's Colonies, and on the only Course that ought now to Be Pursued by His Majesty's Government. (London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green) 36,5 pages 8vo pamph, 1826; (ibidem) 36,v pages 8vo pamph, 1826 2nd ed; (ibidem) 36,v pages pamph, 1826 3rd ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Amelioration. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. Argues the slaves would not work if freed. Replied to by "Remarks on an Address to the Members . . ."; and "Remarks on the Proceedings . . ." Continues the attack on the Colonial Department in "Supplement to An Address to the Members . . ." Cundall suggests the author is an Innes. 1st edition exceptionally scarce; all other editions very scarce. BL, Cu.W, Rag, RES, Sab 71789

 

Address to the People of Great Britain and Ireland, Unanimously Adopted at a General Meeting of the London Anti-Slavery Society, Held April 23, 1831. (London: S Bagster Junior, Printer) 3 pages pamph, 1831. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Urges electing only candidates pledged to emancipation. Very scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, Rag

 

An Address to the People of Great Britain on the Consumption of West-India Produce . . . [See: W Fox]

 

An Address to the People of Great Britain on the Propriety of Abstaining from West India Sugar and Rum . . . [See: W Fox]

 

Address to the People of Great Britain [Respectfully Offered to the People of Ireland] on the Utility of Refraining . . . [See: W Fox]

 

Address to the People of the Leeward Islands by the Committee for the Representation of the Islands at the Colonial and Indian Exhibition to be Held in London in 1886. (London) 8 pages pamph, 1886. Colonial administration. Descriptive. Colonial and Indian Exhibition. Leeward islands. Very scarce. RES

 

Address to the Public of Great Britain and Ireland on the Occasion of the Approaching Termination of Colonial Slavery, on the First Day of August Next. (London: S Bagster) 4 pages 8vo pamph, [1834]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. An Anti-slavery Society publication. Very scarce. LOC, Rag, Sab 81800

 

Address to the Public, on the Present State of the Question . . . [See: W Alexander]

 

Address to the Right Honourable Earl Bathurst . . . [See: JB Philip]

 

Address to the Right Reverend the Prelates of England and Wales, on the Subject of the Slave Trade . . . [See: G Harrison]

 

Address to William Wilberforce, Esq, MP, with Remarks on the Result of his Attempt to Ameliorate the Condition of Africans by the Abolition of the Slave Trade, Slavery . . . (Inverness) pamph, 1815. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Amelioration. William Wilberforce. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. An attack on Wilberforce by a former resident of Jamaica. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

Addressed to the Serious Consideration of the Peers. No Slaves, No Sugar! Containing Irresistible Arguments in Favour of the African Trade. By a Liverpool Merchant. (London) pamph, 1805. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. Claims that the kidnapping of Africans is no worse than the impressing of seamen in England. Exceptionally scarce. Rag

 

The Addresses . . . to His Excellency Sir Ralph Payne, Knight of the Bath, and Captain General of His Majesty's Leeward Islands, on His Excellency's public notification of his receipt of the Royal Leave of Absence from his Government . . . [St John's] 1788. Colonial administration. Ralph Payne. Antigua. Very scarce. Rag

 

Addresses . . . to Sir Arthur Rumbold, Principally with Respect to his Administration of the Government of the Island of Nevis. (London: Privately printed) 8vo pamph, 1862. Colonial administration. Arthur Rumbold. Nevis. Exceptionally scarce. Sab 52426

 

Addresses and Memorials to His Majesty, from the House of Assembly at Jamaica, Voted in the Years 1821 to 1826 Inclusive and which have been presented to His Majesty by the island agent. (sl, [St Jago de la Vega]: Printed by Order of the House of Assembly) 39 pages 8vo pamph, [1828] 1st ed; (London) 40 pages 8vo pamph, [1828] 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Blockades. Navigation Acts. Jamaica. The colonial carrying trade and the blockade of US shipping. Contains the 5 petitions of 1821 calling for normal trade with the US; 1822 dealing with WI distress; 1824 calling for compensation after disorders; 1825 asking for a repeal of war duties on WI produce; and 1826 dealing with the unconstitutional interference of Parliament. 1st edition exceptionally scarce, 2nd edition very scarce. Rag, RES, Sab 35562

 

Addresses, Etc. [on the Occasion of the Departure of Governor James Campbell of Grenada for England, 1829]. (sl, [St Georges]) pamph, [1829]. Colonial administration. James Campbell. Grenada. Speeches to the two Houses, with replies. Rare. Rag

 

Addresses Presented on the Retirement of RJL Guppy Esq, from the Office of Chief Inspector of Schools, Trinidad, with other papers. (Port-of-Spain) 42 pages, 1891. Colonial administration. Education. Robert John Lechmere Guppy. Trinidad. Exceptionally scarce. RES

 

Addresses Presented to Hon HW Austin Chief Justice of the Bahamas on his retirement from the Bench of the Colony. (Montreal) 22 pages pamph, 1890. Colonial administration. Law. Henry William Austin. Bahamas. Exceptionally scarce. RES

 

Addresses of the Grand Jury of Barbados to their Governor Sir Thomas Robinson; also of the Council Board to the King and to their said Governor; and a letter from the Jews settled in Barbados . . . (sl, [Bridgetown?]) 8 pages pamph, [1747]. Colonial administration. Judaica. Thomas Robinson. Barbados. Rare. Han

 

Addresses to His Excellency Edward John Eyre . . . [See: “Jamaica, Addresses . . .”]

 

ADELMAN, Alan, and Reid READING, ed - Confrontation in the Caribbean Basin: International Perspectives on Security, Sovereignty, and Survival. (Pittsburgh, PA: U of Pittsburgh) xi,307 pages, 1 map, 1984. International relations. Security. Cold War. Caribbean area. Gos, LOC

 

ADEY, Philip - Sugar from Cane. (London and Port-of-Spain: Longman Caribbean) 24 pages 19x25 cm pamph, ills, 1 map, 1974. Agriculture. Sugar. Caribbean area. BL, Wilk

 

ADEY, Walter H et al - Field Guidebook to the Reefs and Reef Communities of St Croix, Virgin Islands. Third International Symposium on Coral Reefs. (Miami: U of Miami) 52 pages pamph, ills, 1977. Marine resources. Coral reefs. St Croix. United States Virgin Islands. A guidebook for naturalists. Bow

 

ADHIN, Jan Hansdew - Development Planning in Surinam in Historical Perspective (With Special Reference to the Ten Year Plan). (Utrecht: HJ Smits. Groningen and Leiden: HE Stenfert Kroese, NV) xi,215 pages, diagrams, tables, 1961 1st ed; (New York) 215 pages hb, 1962 2nd ed. Economics. Development planning. Suriname. Bay, Bro, LOC

 

ADIAR, D - Examination of Soils from Claremont Irrigation Scheme. (St John's: Gov't Printer) 1963. Agriculture. Soils. Water resourses. Irrigation. Claremont. Antigua. An official government report

 

ADIGUN, Ebenezer O - A Comparison of the Agronomic Performance and the Nutritive Value of Three Tropical Grasses. (St Augustine: UWI) 1975. Agriculture. Agronomy. Livestock. Grasses. Food. Nutrition. Trinidad. Tobago. Car

 

Adjustment of the Title to the Isle of Pines, 1906. Senate. 59th Congress, 1st Session. (Washington, DC: Gov’t Printer) 1906. International relations. Isle of Pines controversy, 1898-1925. United States. Cuba. A Congressional report. Scarce. Tra

 

ADKIN, Mark - Urgent Fury: The Battle for Grenada. (Lexington, MA: Lexington Books, DC Heath & Co) xxiii,391 pages hb, ills, dj, 1989. International relations. US intervention, 1983. Urgent Fury. Grenada. By a US military historian and former soldier. Bow, Gos, LOC, Whi

 

ADKINS, Leonard M - A Walking Guide to the Caribbean. (Boulder, CO: Johnson Books) ix,172 pages pb, maps, 1988 1st ed; (ibidem) pb, 1995 2nd ed. Travel. Descriptive. Walking. Hiking. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. Bow, LOC

 

Adlib: The Voice of Women's Liberation in Jamaica. (Kingston: Women's Liberation Group) 15 pages pamph, ills, 1975. Gender studies. Women. Liberation. Jamaica. Car, LOC

 

The Administration of the Colonies . . . [See: T Pownall]

 

Administrative Planning and Support: Manpower Planning, Training and Employment Project. Manpower Training Needs Survey. (Kingston: National Planning Agency) 160 pages, 1979. Public administration. Industrial relations. Manpower. Jamaica. An official government report. Car

 

Administrative Review of the National Insurance Scheme. Project Findings and Recommendations. (Geneva: ILO) 26 pages pamph, 1976. Social welfare. National insurance schemes. Barbados. A technical assistance report

 

The Admiralty List of Lights on the Eastern coasts of North America and Central America from Labrador to the River Amazon, including Bermuda and the Islands of the West Indies. (London: HMSO, Admiralty, Hydrograhic Dep’t) 167,[1],7,[1] pages 25 cm, tables, index, 1888. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guide for mariners. “Corrected to 31 December, 1887”. Very scarce. BL

 

Admission and Academic Placement of Students . . . [See: C Fish]

 

The Adolescent in the Changing Caribbean . . . [See: SE Carter]

 

ADRIEN, Peter - Metayage, Capitalism and Peasant Development in St Lucia, 1840-1957. (Mona: UWI, Canoe P, New Generation Series, No 4) 91 pages pb, tables, biblio, 1996. History. Agriculture. Small farming. St Lucia. A study of the rise and fall of a French form of share cropping in Dennery, a rural community in St Lucia. LOC

 

ADRIEN, Peter - Moments in West Indies Cricket. (sl: Published by the Author) 120 pages pb, b&w photos, 1995. Sport. Cricket. Caribbean area

 

ADRIEN, Peter - [Economist with the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, St Kitts.]

 

Advantages of Free Labour over the Labour of Slaves . . . [See: W Naish]

 

Adventure Guide to Barbados. (Edison, NJ: Hunter Publishers, edited by Harry S Pariser) 1 vol, col ills, maps, 1995 2nd ed. Travel. Descriptive. Barbados. A guidebook for tourists. LOC

 

Adventure Guide to Bermuda . . . [See: Howard]

 

Adventure Guide to Puerto Rico. (Edison, NJ: Hunter Publishing) 1 vol, col and b&w ills, maps, 1981 1st ed. Travel. Descriptive. Puerto Rico. A guidebook for tourists

 

Adventure Guide to the Bahamas . . . [See: Howard]

 

Adventure of Pelican island: Plutonium Shipments in the Caribbean. (Bridgetown: Pelican Island Society/ Barbados Wildlife Reserve) 25 pages comic book format, col ills, 1993. Conservation. Plutonium shipments. Caribbean area

 

Adventures of Mr Thomas Freeman, who was Shipwrecked on the Coast of St Domingo in the Year 1806, and Received into the Family of Orizo, an African. (London: W Nicholson) 28 pages 12mo pamph, [ca 1820]. Descriptive. Disasters. Shipwrecks. Slavery. Thomas Freeman. Haiti. Very scarce. BL, Sab 25780

 

Advisability of Re-establishing the Cotton Ginnery and Cotton Factory at St Vincent. (Kingstown: Gov't Printer) 1963. Agriculture. Economics. Cotton. Ginneries. St Vincent. An official government report

 

Advisory Committee on Worker Participation . . . [See: R Nettleford]

 

Advocate Year Book and Who's Who, 1951. (Bridgetown: Advocate Co) 233 pages, 1951. Descriptive. Barbados. Collective biography; a reference work. Published in various years. Bar

 

[ADY, John] - The Case of our Fellow Creatures, the Oppressed Africans, Respectfully Recommended . . . [The Sabin 4669 citation for the work BL ascribes to: A Benezet]

 


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