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Author LinkCanot, Theodore,1804-1860.
Uniform Title LinkCaptain Canot, or, Twenty years of an African slaver
Title LinkAdventures of an African slaver : an account of the life of Captain Theodore Canot, trader in gold, ivory, and slaves on the coast of Guinea : written out and edited from the captain’s journals, memoranda and conversations by Brandtz Mayer / Theodore Canot ; with an introduction by Malcolm Cowley.
Imprint Mineola, N.Y. : Dover, 2002.
Description xvii, xvii, 448 p. :  ill. ;  22 cm.
Type of Material Book
Gen. Note Originally published: Captain Canot, or, Twenty years of an African slaver. New York : D. Appleton, 1854. The introduction by Malcolm Cowley is taken from an edition published by Garden City Pub. Co., c1928.
Summary Covering all aspects of commercial slavery in the nineteenth century, this detailed account of the slave trade by a participant - a former ship’s captain - contains the complete text of the author’s original memoirs, compiled in 1854 from his journals, memoranda, and conversations.--p. [4] of cover.
Per.Sub. LinkCanot, Theodore, 1804-1860.
Subject LinkSlave trade -- Africa.
LinkSlave traders -- Biography.
Add.Author LinkMayer, Brantz, 1809-1879.

System Number 000662332
ISBN Link0486425126 (pbk.)
Link9780486425122 (pbk.)

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