The Resource An authentic narrative of the loss of the American Brig Commerce wrecked on the western coast of Africa in the month of August, 1815, by James Riley, (electronic resource)

An authentic narrative of the loss of the American Brig Commerce wrecked on the western coast of Africa in the month of August, 1815, by James Riley, (electronic resource)

Label
An authentic narrative of the loss of the American Brig Commerce wrecked on the western coast of Africa in the month of August, 1815
Title
An authentic narrative of the loss of the American Brig Commerce wrecked on the western coast of Africa in the month of August, 1815
Statement of responsibility
by James Riley
Title variation
  • Narrative
  • Captain Riley's narrative
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
TGPSM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1777-1840
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Riley, James
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1810-1864
  • 1781-1832
  • 1775-1870
  • 1775-1848
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carman, J
  • Smith, John Rowson
  • Gimbrede, Thomas
  • Anderson, Alexander
  • Tanner, Benjamin
Series statement
Slavery and anti-slavery: a transnational archive. Part 2: Slave trade in the Atlantic world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Riley, James
  • Commerce (Brig)
  • Ship captains
  • Slavery
  • Africa, North
  • Sahara
Label
An authentic narrative of the loss of the American Brig Commerce wrecked on the western coast of Africa in the month of August, 1815, by James Riley, (electronic resource)
Link
http://find.galegroup.com/sas/infomark.do?docType=ECCO&contentSet=ECCO&type=getFullCitation&tabID=T001&prodId=SAS&version=1.0&docLevel=TEXT_GRAPHICS&resultListType=RESULT_LIST&bookId=SABCPA8465100&source=library&userGroupName=univmanitoba
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Front. port. of James Riley signed: "Carman p't; Gimbrede sc."
  • Relief cuts engr. by A. Anderson [i.e. Alexander Anderson?], and B. Tanner, after ill. signed: I.R. Smith; J.R. Smith
  • "With an account of the sufferings of the surviving officers and crew who were enslaved by the wandering Arabs on the African desart [sic], or Zahahrah; and observations historical, geographical, &c., made during the travels of the author while a slave to the Arabs and in the empire of Morocco."
  • "Preceded by a brief sketch of the author's life; and containing a description of the famous city Tombuctoo and of another larger city far south of it, on the same river, called Wassanah, narrated to the author at Mogadore by Sidi Hamet, the Arabian merchant."
  • "Revised and his life continued, by the author, in January, 1828."
  • Reproduction of the original from the The American Antiquarian Society
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 p., [9] leaves of plates)
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ports.
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)423617173
  • (MiFhGG)galsas203103
Label
An authentic narrative of the loss of the American Brig Commerce wrecked on the western coast of Africa in the month of August, 1815, by James Riley, (electronic resource)
Link
http://find.galegroup.com/sas/infomark.do?docType=ECCO&contentSet=ECCO&type=getFullCitation&tabID=T001&prodId=SAS&version=1.0&docLevel=TEXT_GRAPHICS&resultListType=RESULT_LIST&bookId=SABCPA8465100&source=library&userGroupName=univmanitoba
Publication
Note
  • Front. port. of James Riley signed: "Carman p't; Gimbrede sc."
  • Relief cuts engr. by A. Anderson [i.e. Alexander Anderson?], and B. Tanner, after ill. signed: I.R. Smith; J.R. Smith
  • "With an account of the sufferings of the surviving officers and crew who were enslaved by the wandering Arabs on the African desart [sic], or Zahahrah; and observations historical, geographical, &c., made during the travels of the author while a slave to the Arabs and in the empire of Morocco."
  • "Preceded by a brief sketch of the author's life; and containing a description of the famous city Tombuctoo and of another larger city far south of it, on the same river, called Wassanah, narrated to the author at Mogadore by Sidi Hamet, the Arabian merchant."
  • "Revised and his life continued, by the author, in January, 1828."
  • Reproduction of the original from the The American Antiquarian Society
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 p., [9] leaves of plates)
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ports.
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)423617173
  • (MiFhGG)galsas203103

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