A Fulani Settlement and Surrounding Gardens, 18th cent.


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Image Reference
2-264

Source
Francis Moore, Travels into the Inland Parts of Africa, in Thomas Astley (ed.), A New General Collection of Voyages and Travels (London, 1745-47), vol. 2, plate xxxix, facing p. 264. (Copy in Special Collections, University of Virginia Library)

Comments
Caption, "view of the Fuli Town and plantations about it"; shows village, surrounding lands, livestock, various agricultural and pastoral activities. A virtually identical engraving is published in Edward Cavendish Drake, A new universal collection of authentic and entertaining voyages and travels, from the earliest accounts to the present time (London, 1770), facing p. 521; copy in the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University).