A 1666 translation by John Davies of ‘Relation de la captivité et liberté du Sieur Emanuel D’Aranda’, published 1662.

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Michael Robinson  •  Link

Aranda, Emanuel d’, b. 1602 /12 /16 - after 1675.

The history of Algiers and it’s slavery. With many remarkable particularities of Africk. Written by the Sieur Emanuel D’Aranda, sometime a slave there. English’d by John Davies of Kidwelly.
London : printed for John Starkey, at the Mitre in Fleet-street, within Temple-Bar, M.DC.LXVI. [1666]

8vo., [16], 270 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. Signatures: A-R⁸ S⁸(-S8).
Wing (2nd ed.), A3595
PL 745

Translation of 'Relation de la captivité et liberté du sieur Emanvel d’Aranda, jadis esclave à Alger, où se trouvent plusieurs particularités de l'Affrique, dignes de remarque. .' Bruxelles: 1656.

reprinted: 1657; 1662 12mo.; ... Nouvelle édion, reveuë, corrigée &.augmentée de treize relations ..... Paris: 1665, 12mo. Latin, 1657; Dutch, 1682.

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Terry Foreman  •  Link

The history of Algiers and it's slavery with many remarkable particularities of Africk / written by the Sieur Emanuel D'Aranda, sometime a slave there ; English'd by John Davies ...
Aranda, Emanuel d', b. 1602., Davies, John, 1625-1693.
London: Printed for John Starkey ..., 1666.
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