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The Royal African: or, Memoirs of the Young Prince of Annamaboe.

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Title

The Royal African: or, Memoirs of the Young Prince of Annamaboe.

Subject

Slave Narrative; slavery; Barbados; Africa; Coast of Guinea; France;

Description

The Royal African: or, Memoirs of the Young Prince of Annamaboe. Comprehending a Distinct Account of His Country and Family; His Elder Brother's Voyage to France, and Reception There; the Manner in Which Himself Was Confided by His Father to the Captain Who Sold Him; His Condition While a Slave in Barbadoes; the True Cause of His Being Redeemed; His Voyage from Thence; and Reception Here in England. Interspers'd throughout with Several Historical Remarks on the Commerce of the European Nations, whose Subjects Frequent the Coast of Guinea. To which Is Prefixed a Letter from the Author to a Person of Distinction, in Reference to Some Natural Curiosities in Africa; As Well As Explaining the Motives which Induced Him to Compose These Memoirs

Creator

William Ansah Sessarakoo

Source

Documenting the American South. 2002. University Library, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/royal/royal.html

Publisher

London: Printed for W. Reeve, at Shakespear's Head, Fleetstreet; G. Woodfall, and J. Barnes, at Charing-Cross; and at the Court of Requests.

Date

1750

Contributor

Documenting the American South. 2002. University Library, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Rights

Documenting the American South. 2002. University Library, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Slave Narrative; memoir

Files

Citation

William Ansah Sessarakoo, “The Royal African: or, Memoirs of the Young Prince of Annamaboe.,” accessed December 18, 2017, http://ecdaproject.org/items/show/20.

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