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In what manner the hottentots catch the Elephants. The Hottentot manner of Fishing.

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Title
In what manner the hottentots catch the Elephants. The Hottentot manner of Fishing.
Collection

The present state of the Cape of Good Hope: or, A particular account of the several nations of the Hottentots: their religion, government, laws, customs, ceremonies, and opinions; their art of war, professions, language, genius, &c. Together with a short account of the Dutch settlement at the cape

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1731
Place: London
Publisher: W. Innys
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 916.87-K
Topics
Cape of Good Hope (South Africa)
Genres
Illustrations
Physical Description
Engravings
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR8753866-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11723686
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5b993a60-c62b-012f-8e26-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1731: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "In what manner the hottentots catch the Elephants. The Hottentot manner of Fishing." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1731. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-7409-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "In what manner the hottentots catch the Elephants. The Hottentot manner of Fishing." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 10, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-7409-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1731). In what manner the hottentots catch the Elephants. The Hottentot manner of Fishing. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-7409-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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In what manner the hottentots catch the Elephants.  The Hottentot manner of Fishing.