A New Account of Some Parts of Guinea, and the Slave Trade

William Snelgrave. 1734.

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William Snelgrave was an English slave trader who operated in Dahomey, a powerful West African kingdom. His defense of the slave trade influenced pro-slavery arguments throughout the eighteenth century.

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Metadata Details
Item Type Book
Title A New Account of Some Parts of Guinea, and the Slave Trade
Short Title Guinea and the Slave Trade, 1734
Place of Publication London
Publisher J. J. and Knapton
Creator William Snelgrave
Publication Date 1734
Number of Pages pp. 158–161
Call Number G 761 .83
Location General Collections 2nd floor