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Twenty-five years in British Guiana, 1872-1897.

Henry Kirke

Twenty-five years in British Guiana, 1872-1897.

by Henry Kirke

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Published by Daily Chronicle in Georgetown [British Guiana] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Guyana
    • Subjects:
    • Guyana -- Description and travel.,
    • Guyana -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by Vincent Roth.
      SeriesThe "Daily chronicle"s" Guiana edition of reprints and original works dealing wih all phases of life in British Guiana,, no. 12
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF2371 .K59 1948
      The Physical Object
      Pagination255, viii, xxii p.
      Number of Pages255
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6079555M
      LC Control Number50033189
      OCLC/WorldCa3374321

        Read "Twenty-five Years in British Guiana." by Henry Kirke available from Rakuten Kobo. Elibron Classics. Replica of edition by Sampson Low, Marston & Company, London. This book includes maps availab Brand: Adegi Graphics LLC. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Kirke, Henry, Twenty-five years in British Guiana. London, S. Low, Marston, (DLC)

        In his book, Twenty-Five Years in British Guiana ( – ), Henry Kirke, a Dutchman who was the Sheriff for the Demerara area, recalled visiting Paterson’s great house. Kirke expressed astonishment at the house which he . Twenty-five years in British Guiana. Westport, Conn., Negro Universities Press [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Henry Kirke.

      ' La i, 2 4 How Colonial Narrative Constructed Identity During Post-Emancipation British Guiana (): A Comparison of Cecil Clementi's The Chinese in British Guiana and Henry Kirke's Twenty-five Years in British Guiana, Cecil Clementi's The Chinese in British Guiana B o r n on September 1, , C e c i l Clementi was the Cited by: 1. British Guiana is famous among philatelists for its early postage stamps, which were first issued in These stamps include some of the rarest, most expensive stamps in the world, such as the unique British Guiana 1c magenta from , which was sold in for US$ l: Georgetown.


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Fascinating account of life in the colony by a British magistrate. Twenty-Five Years in British Guiana. With Map and Illustrations by Henry Kirke and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The recorded history of Guyana can be dated back towhen Alonso de Ojeda's first expedition arrived from Spain at the Essequibo history of Guyana has been shaped by the participation of many national and ethnic groups, as well as the colonial policies of the Spanish, French, Dutch, and British.

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