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Transatlantic sketches

Alexander, James Edward Sir

Transatlantic sketches

comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies ; with notes on Negro slavery and Canadian emigration

by Alexander, James Edward Sir

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Published by R. Bentley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Description and travel,
  • Guiana -- Description and travel,
  • West Indies, British -- Description and travel,
  • Cuba -- Description and travel,
  • Canada -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Capt. J.E. Alexander
    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 735
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14641104M

    Transatlantic sketches. Boston: James R. Osgood and Co., First edition of James's second book, 12mo, pp. vi, [7]; original brown cloth, gilt-lettered spine; spine sunned, spine extremities chipped; good and sound. First binding with the Osgood imprint on the spine; the sheets in this copy are sewn rather than stapled which BAL. Buy Transatlantic Sketches by James Edward Alexander from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £

    Dec 01,  · The transatlantic slave trade played a major role in the development of the modern world. It both gave birth to and resulted from the shift from feudalism into the European Commercial Revolution. James A. Rawley fills a scholarly gap in the historical discussion of the slave trade from the fifteenth to the nineteenth century by providing one volume covering the economics, demography. Atlantic and transatlantic: sketches afloat and ashore. Pulling out his pocket-book, he spoke as follows: "I'm off to England to-morrow, I guess. I will take out a patent for the steam-boiler in London, and pay all expenses, if you will give me a right to half the profits there." " Done, done!".

    Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, A mixed state copy of Henry James' second novel, Roderick Hudson, with all textual points of a First Edition. Henry James, American novelist and, as a naturalized English citizen from , a great figure in the transatlantic culture. His fundamental theme was the innocence and exuberance of the New World in clash with the corruption and wisdom of the Old, as illustrated in such works as Daisy Miller.


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Atlantic and transatlantic: sketches afloat and ashore. Mackinnon, Lauchlan Bellingham, If you are generating a PDF of a journal article or book chapter, please. Jan 27,  · — First Continental edition; volume of the Tauchnitz "Collection of British Authors".

James introduces this work as a new edition of Transatlantic Sketches for which "the name has been been changed and the sketches have been revised." It omits four essays and parts of a fifth, that were included in the first American edition.

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Title. Atlantic and transatlantic: sketches afloat and ashore. Mackinnon, Lauchlan Bellingham, Type. Book Material. Transatlantic Sketches. Boston: James R. Osgood and Company,First Edition.

octavo, purple cloth over bevelled boards, brown coated endpapers. James R. Osgood and Company, Item # Primary binding with "J. Osgood & Co." at bottom of spine. BAL ; Edel & Laurence A2. Spine faded with two bookworm holes at front outher hinge.

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Other articles where Transatlantic Sketches is discussed: Henry James: Career—first phase: his art and his passions; Transatlantic Sketches, his first collection of travel writings; and a collection of tales. With these three substantial books, he inaugurated a career that saw about volumes through the press during the next 40 years.

The publications of Transatlantic Sketches, A Passionate Pilgrim, and Roderick Hudson in heralded the beginning of James' long and influential literary career which lasted until his death in During his teens, James traveled abroad frequently with his parents and siblings and the majority of his body of work came to embody his.Boston: James R.

Osgood and Company, One preliminary page undated ads. Original terra-cotta cloth, beveled. First Edition of Henry James's second book, which consisted of either per E&L or per Blanck copies.

Published in the same year as his first A PASSIONATE PILGRIM, this is a collection of travel sketches from his journeys around Europe in This copy is in the.Condition: Circulating library book plate on front paste down, lacks the ad pages at the rear, some staining and foxing to pages, edges rubbed, previous owner's name struck through on title, some age toning else a better than good copy.

Transatlantic Sketches, Comprising Visits to the Most.