The Resource A true & exact history of the island of Barbados : illustrated with a mapp of the island, as also the principall trees and plants there, set forth in their due proportions and shapes, drawne out by their severall and respective scales : together with the ingenio that makes the sugar, with the plots of the severall houses, roomes, and other places, that are used in the whole processe of sugar-making ... : all cut in copper, by Richard Ligon gent

A true & exact history of the island of Barbados : illustrated with a mapp of the island, as also the principall trees and plants there, set forth in their due proportions and shapes, drawne out by their severall and respective scales : together with the ingenio that makes the sugar, with the plots of the severall houses, roomes, and other places, that are used in the whole processe of sugar-making ... : all cut in copper, by Richard Ligon gent

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A true & exact history of the island of Barbados : illustrated with a mapp of the island, as also the principall trees and plants there, set forth in their due proportions and shapes, drawne out by their severall and respective scales : together with the ingenio that makes the sugar, with the plots of the severall houses, roomes, and other places, that are used in the whole processe of sugar-making ... : all cut in copper
Title
A true & exact history of the island of Barbados
Title remainder
illustrated with a mapp of the island, as also the principall trees and plants there, set forth in their due proportions and shapes, drawne out by their severall and respective scales : together with the ingenio that makes the sugar, with the plots of the severall houses, roomes, and other places, that are used in the whole processe of sugar-making ... : all cut in copper
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Ligon gent
Title variation
  • Trve & exact history of the island of Barbados
  • True and exact history of the island of Barbados
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
RPB
Citation location within source
  • L2075
  • 41057
Citation source
  • Wing
  • Sabin
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ligon, Richard
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F2041
LC item number
.L72
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1600-1676
  • d. 1661
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ogilby, John
  • Moseley, Humphrey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Barbados
  • Botany
  • Sugar
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A true & exact history of the island of Barbados : illustrated with a mapp of the island, as also the principall trees and plants there, set forth in their due proportions and shapes, drawne out by their severall and respective scales : together with the ingenio that makes the sugar, with the plots of the severall houses, roomes, and other places, that are used in the whole processe of sugar-making ... : all cut in copper, by Richard Ligon gent
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Note
  • First 2 p. blank. Folded letterpress leaf with title "An index to the platforme or superficies of an ingenio, that grinds or squeezes the sugar" follows p. 84
  • The thirteen leaves of plates include 2 double-page maps tipped in at the centerfold, the first a general map of the island by John Ogilby
  • Signatures: [A]2 a-b2 B-2I2 chi1
  • Includes index
  • Errata, last p
Extent
1 online resource ([12], 122, [4] pages (the last blank), [13] leaves of plates (some folded)
Form of item
online
Note
  • Binding: old calfskin, tooled in gilt along margins of boards and on spine, author & title on spine label.
  • Bookplate of Hugh Craggs.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans (engravings))
Specific material designation
remote
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A true & exact history of the island of Barbados : illustrated with a mapp of the island, as also the principall trees and plants there, set forth in their due proportions and shapes, drawne out by their severall and respective scales : together with the ingenio that makes the sugar, with the plots of the severall houses, roomes, and other places, that are used in the whole processe of sugar-making ... : all cut in copper, by Richard Ligon gent
Link
Publication
Note
  • First 2 p. blank. Folded letterpress leaf with title "An index to the platforme or superficies of an ingenio, that grinds or squeezes the sugar" follows p. 84
  • The thirteen leaves of plates include 2 double-page maps tipped in at the centerfold, the first a general map of the island by John Ogilby
  • Signatures: [A]2 a-b2 B-2I2 chi1
  • Includes index
  • Errata, last p
Extent
1 online resource ([12], 122, [4] pages (the last blank), [13] leaves of plates (some folded)
Form of item
online
Note
  • Binding: old calfskin, tooled in gilt along margins of boards and on spine, author & title on spine label.
  • Bookplate of Hugh Craggs.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans (engravings))
Specific material designation
remote

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