Narrative of a residence in Algiers: comprising a geographical and historical account of the regency; biographical sketches of the dey and his ministers; anecdotes of the late war; observations on the relations of the Barbary States with the Christian powers

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Date: 1818

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Filippo Pananti was captured by Barbary pirates and sold into slavery. After being ransomed, he provided this detailed account of the country and its people.

With a hand colored aquatint of Algiers from the Sea, a map of the Regency of Algiers, a plan of the City and Fortifications of Algiers showing the stations of the combined fleets

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Abbey Travel 302; Playfair Algeria 322; Playfair & Brown 520.

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Publisher: London, H. Colburn

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English

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Date Added: 2019-06-06

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