<<A>> short history of Barbados from its first discovery and settlement, to the end of the year 1767

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Language: English
Published: London Printed for J. Dodsley 1768
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Item Description: Attributed to G. Frere--Cf. NUC pre-1956
Schomburgk, History of Barbados, 1743, p. vii, refers to the author simply by his surname, remarking that he seems merely to have copied from Oldmixon and the "Memoirs of the first settlement of the island of Barbados."
"... there is little that the author can call his own. The greater part of it is a palpable plagiarism, and the adoption is rendered less valuable by the mutilated and imperfect state in which it was sent into the world."--Poyer, Hist. of Barbados, 1808, p. x.
Reproduction of original from Goldsmiths' Library, University of London
Goldsmiths'-Kress no. 10451
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2005. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited to licensing agreements
Physical Description: Online-Ressource (viii, 121, [2] p.)