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
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
Abbey Travel 302; Playfair Algeria 322; Playfair & Brown 520.
Publisher: London, H. Colburn
Date Added: 2019-06-06
Pananti, Filippo. Narrative of a Residence in Algiers. London, H. Colburn. 1818.
Pananti, Filippo (1818) Narrative of a Residence in Algiers. London, H. Colburn.
Pananti, Filippo, Narrative of a Residence in Algiers. London, H. Colburn. 1818.