A new and accurate description of the coast of Guinea

A new and accurate description of the coast of Guinea divided into the gold, the slave, and the Ivory Coasts containing a geographical, political and natural history of the kingdoms and countries: with a particular account of the rise, progress, and present condition of all
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A Descriptive Account of the Island of Jamaica

A descriptive account of the island of Jamaica with remarks upon the cultivation of sugar-cane, throughout the different seasons of the year, and chiefly considered in a picturesque point of view; also observations and reflections upon what would probably be the consequences of an abolition
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Travels in India During the Years 1780, 1781, 1782, & 1783

The famed official artist to James Cook’s second voyage, William Hodges first travelled to India in 1780 at the bequest of British East India Company. The first significant British landscape artist to visit the sub-continent, his understated, subtle and eloquent tone contrasts starkly with the
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New General Collection of Voyages and Travels

New general collection of voyages and travels: consisting of the most esteemed relations, which have been hitherto published in any language: comprehending everything remarkable in its kind, in Europe, Asia, Africa, and America, with respect to the several empires, kingdoms, and provinces; their situation, extent,
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A Collection Of Curious Travels & Voyages In Two Tomes

A collection of curious travels & voyages in two tomes: the first containing Dr. Leonhart Rauwolff’s Itinerary into the Eastern Countries, as Syria, Palestine, or the Holy Land, Armenia, Mesopotamia, Assyria, Chaldea & c., translated from the High Dutch by Nicholas Staphorst and the second
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Travels in Upper and Lower Egypt

Travels in Upper and Lower Egypt: undertaken by order of the old government of France; illustrated with forty engravings; consisting of portraits, views, plans, a geographical chart, antiquities, plants, animals, &c. drawn on the spot, under the author’s inspection. C.S. Sonnini, translated from the French
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Early gardening books

The Trust lent a group of books to Hogarth’s House in Chiswick as part of an exhibition which ran until 1 November 2015. It celebrated the award of funding from HLF towards a major project which will create an “exhibition garden” presenting 300 years of
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