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The Resource Liberia, by Sir Harry Johnston ; with an appendix on the flora of Liberia, by Dr. Otto Stapf ; 28 coloured illustrations by Sir Harry Johnston ; 24 botanical drawings by Miss Matilda Smith ; 402 black and white illustrations from the author's drawings and from photographs by the author and others ; 22 maps by Mr. J.W. Addison, Capt. H.D. Pearson, R.E., Lieut. E.W. Cox, R.E., and the author

Liberia, by Sir Harry Johnston ; with an appendix on the flora of Liberia, by Dr. Otto Stapf ; 28 coloured illustrations by Sir Harry Johnston ; 24 botanical drawings by Miss Matilda Smith ; 402 black and white illustrations from the author's drawings and from photographs by the author and others ; 22 maps by Mr. J.W. Addison, Capt. H.D. Pearson, R.E., Lieut. E.W. Cox, R.E., and the author

Label
Liberia
Title
Liberia
Statement of responsibility
by Sir Harry Johnston ; with an appendix on the flora of Liberia, by Dr. Otto Stapf ; 28 coloured illustrations by Sir Harry Johnston ; 24 botanical drawings by Miss Matilda Smith ; 402 black and white illustrations from the author's drawings and from photographs by the author and others ; 22 maps by Mr. J.W. Addison, Capt. H.D. Pearson, R.E., Lieut. E.W. Cox, R.E., and the author
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1858-1927
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnston, Harry
Credits note
28 coloured illustrations by Sir Harry Johnston, 24 botanical drawings by Miss Matilda Smith, 402 black and white illustrations from the author's drawings and from photographs by the author and others, 22 maps by Mr. J.W. Addison [and others]
Dewey number
916.66
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT624
LC item number
.J7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1854-1926
  • 1857-1933
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Matilda
  • Stapf, O.
  • Addison, J. W
  • Pearson, H. D.
  • Cox, E. W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liberia
  • Natural history
  • Botany
  • Vai language
  • Africa, West
Label
Liberia, by Sir Harry Johnston ; with an appendix on the flora of Liberia, by Dr. Otto Stapf ; 28 coloured illustrations by Sir Harry Johnston ; 24 botanical drawings by Miss Matilda Smith ; 402 black and white illustrations from the author's drawings and from photographs by the author and others ; 22 maps by Mr. J.W. Addison, Capt. H.D. Pearson, R.E., Lieut. E.W. Cox, R.E., and the author
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Paged continuously; v. 1: xxviii, 519, [1] p.; v. 2: xvi, 521-1183 p
  • End-papers illustrated in colors
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, xiii-xvii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Liberia. Ancient history. Normans and Genoese. Portuguese. Pepper and gold. The Guinea trade in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. A Dutch account of Liberia in the seventeenth century. The slave trade. The founding of Liberia. The last phase of the slave trade. Governors of Liberia. Independence. President Roberts. Frontier questions. The loan and its consequences. Recent history. The Americo-Liberians. Commerce. Geography of Liberia. Climate and rainfall. Geology and minerals.--II. Flora of Liberia. Fauna. Anthropology. Folklore. Languages: The languages of Liberia. Appendix IX: The Vai syllabarium or alphabet. Vocabularies of Liberian and other West African languages. Index
Control code
ocm03611922
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
06044331
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (including portraits, maps) 28 color plates (including frontispieces, portrait) 4 folded maps
System control number
(OCoLC)03611922
Label
Liberia, by Sir Harry Johnston ; with an appendix on the flora of Liberia, by Dr. Otto Stapf ; 28 coloured illustrations by Sir Harry Johnston ; 24 botanical drawings by Miss Matilda Smith ; 402 black and white illustrations from the author's drawings and from photographs by the author and others ; 22 maps by Mr. J.W. Addison, Capt. H.D. Pearson, R.E., Lieut. E.W. Cox, R.E., and the author
Publication
Note
  • Paged continuously; v. 1: xxviii, 519, [1] p.; v. 2: xvi, 521-1183 p
  • End-papers illustrated in colors
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, xiii-xvii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Liberia. Ancient history. Normans and Genoese. Portuguese. Pepper and gold. The Guinea trade in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. A Dutch account of Liberia in the seventeenth century. The slave trade. The founding of Liberia. The last phase of the slave trade. Governors of Liberia. Independence. President Roberts. Frontier questions. The loan and its consequences. Recent history. The Americo-Liberians. Commerce. Geography of Liberia. Climate and rainfall. Geology and minerals.--II. Flora of Liberia. Fauna. Anthropology. Folklore. Languages: The languages of Liberia. Appendix IX: The Vai syllabarium or alphabet. Vocabularies of Liberian and other West African languages. Index
Control code
ocm03611922
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
06044331
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (including portraits, maps) 28 color plates (including frontispieces, portrait) 4 folded maps
System control number
(OCoLC)03611922

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