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ROSS Jacob Song for Simone and Other Stories
ROSS Jacob Song for Simone and Other Stories

Karia Press (1986)
126pp. 1st ed., clean in card covers.
Collection of stories set in Grenada.
£6.00


HUMFREY Michael No Tears for Massa
HUMFREY Michael No Tears for Massa's Day (A Novel of the West Indies)

London: John Murray (1987)
192pp. 1st ed., fine in fine D/W.
£12.00


DE FREITAS C.L. Department of Agriculture. Summary of a Report on a visit to St Vincent in 1949 by F. Hardy
DE FREITAS C.L. Department of Agriculture. Summary of a Report on a visit to St Vincent in 1949 by F. Hardy

Kingstown, St Vincent (1952)
12pp + coloured map. Clean in paper covers, unbound.
£12.00


HAMILTON Douglas J. Scotland, the Caribbean and the Atlantic World, 1750-1820
HAMILTON Douglas J. Scotland, the Caribbean and the Atlantic World, 1750-1820

Manchester University Press (2010)
249pp. Fine in card covers.
£12.00


COLONIAL OFFICE Annual Report on Bermuda for the year 1946
COLONIAL OFFICE Annual Report on Bermuda for the year 1946

H.M.S.O. (1948)
Bound with reports for 1948, 1949-50, 1951-2, 1953-4, 1955-6 and 1957-8. Library label on inside cover otherwise fine in library cloth
£60.00


STARK James H. Stark
STARK James H. Stark
STARK James H. Stark's illustrated Bermuda Guide: - containing a description of everything on or about these places of which the visitor or resident may desire information, including its history, inhabitants, climate, agriculture, geology, government, military and naval establishments

Boston (1884)
1st ed., 192pp + fine photo plates and two folding maps. Original worn pictorial cloth. Fronitspiece loose but holding.
Very good early guide book.
£120.00


STEELE Beverley A. Grenada: A History of Its People
STEELE Beverley A. Grenada: A History of Its People

Macmillan Caribbean (2008)
444pp. Clean in card covers.
£32.00


LABAT R.P. Voyages aux Isles de L
LABAT R.P. Voyages aux Isles de LLABAT R.P. Voyages aux Isles de L
LABAT R.P. Voyages aux Isles de L'Amerique - (Antilles) 1693-1705.

Editions Duchartre, Paris (1931)
2 vols., 355 + 478pp + plates. Clean in original slightly stained card covers.
Early description of the New World with many fine plates.
£40.00


HUMFREY Michael Portrait of a sea urchin. - A Caribbean childhood.
HUMFREY Michael Portrait of a sea urchin. - A Caribbean childhood.

Collins & Harvill (1979)
208pp. 1st ed., fine in slightly marked D/W.
Well written description of life in Grenada between the two world wars.
£4.00


MOITT Bernard Women and Slavery in the French Antilles, 1635-1848
MOITT Bernard Women and Slavery in the French Antilles, 1635-1848

Indiana University Press (2001)
217pp. 1st ed., fine in card covers.
£14.00


BECKLES Dr Hilary and SHEPHERD Verene Caribbean Slave Society and Economy - A Student Reader
BECKLES Dr Hilary and SHEPHERD Verene Caribbean Slave Society and Economy - A Student Reader

The New Press , New York (1991)
x + 480pp. Fine in fine D/W.
£12.00


BUSH Barbara Slave Women in Caribbean Society, 1650-1838
BUSH Barbara Slave Women in Caribbean Society, 1650-1838

James Currey (1990)
xiii + 190pp. Fine in card covers.
£10.00


REDHEAD Wilfred A City On A Hill
REDHEAD Wilfred A City On A Hill

Letchworth Press (1985)
12opp. 1st ed., clean in worn and slightly creased pictorial card covers.
Stories of Grenada.
£24.00


HIGMAN B.W. Slave populations of the British Caribbean 1807-1834.
HIGMAN B.W. Slave populations of the British Caribbean 1807-1834.

John Hopkins Uni. Press (1995)
xxxiii + 781pp. Clean in creased card covers.
Academic study.
£8.00


JOHNSON Howard After the Crossing: Immigrants and Minorities in Caribbean Creole Society
JOHNSON Howard After the Crossing: Immigrants and Minorities in Caribbean Creole Society

Frank Cass Publishers (1988)
147pp. 1st ed., fine in D/W.
£50.00


HONYCHURCH Lennox The Dominica Story. - A history of the island.
HONYCHURCH Lennox The Dominica Story. - A history of the island.

Dominica Institute (1984)
225pp. Clean in card covers.
£12.00


HEUVEL, Eric and MOK Ineke Quaco. Leven in slavernij.
HEUVEL, Eric and MOK Ineke Quaco. Leven in slavernij.

Zutphen, Walburg Pers (2015)
64pp. Fine in card covers.
Cartoon strip story. Quaco was a boy when he was kidnapped and sold to the captain of a slave ship. He landed in Paramaribo on the estate of the wealthy plantation owner and administrator Walter Kennedy. Quaco became Kennedy's footboy and was later 'lent' to the army captain John Gabriel Stedman, whose task was to hunt down runaway slaves.
£7.00


JEREMIE Jean-Jacques and ETNA Max & GRUGEAUX M. Montserrat. Deux ans d
JEREMIE Jean-Jacques and ETNA Max & GRUGEAUX M. Montserrat. Deux ans d'éruption et des poussières

Guadalupa, APER Association pur la Prévention et l'Etude des Risques (1998)
181pp + plates. 1st ed., clean in card covers.
£12.00


BUFFONGE Cathy Volcano! Book Two. Into the Second Year. Montserrat
BUFFONGE Cathy Volcano! Book Two. Into the Second Year. Montserrat's Volcanic Experience during 1996

(1997)
42pp. 1st ed., clean in card covers. Inscribed by the author on inside cover.
£10.00


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