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Reize naar Surinamen, verblijf aldaar, en terugtogt over Noord-Amerika naar Europa. Albert von Sack. Uit het Hoogduitsch. Haarlem, Erven François Bohn, 1821.

3 volumes in one.  With 3 identical engraved titles after W.M. Craig by D. Veelwaard (sl. foxed). XII,250; II,264; II,164 pp.

Account of the author’s first and second expedition in a series of letters. He devoted much attention to describing all aspects of plantation life and gives his opinions regarding the slaves and native peoples he encountered. Also presenting a detailed account of the agriculture, climate, natural history, commerce and customs.

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