Mitchell's West Indian Bibliography

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GIANETTI, Danielle, and Niala MAHARAJ – St Augustine Campus, 25 Years. (St Augustine: UWI) 36 pages 30 cm pamph, col and b&w plates, maps, [ca 1985]. Descriptive. Education. Universities. St Augustine Campus. Trinidad. A souvenir magazine. LOC.

 

[GIBBES, Philip] - Instructions on the Treatment of Negroes etc, etc, etc. (London: Shepperson & Reynolds) iv,134 pages 12mo pamph, 1786 1st ed; (ibidem) 1788; (ibidem) 132 pages, 1797 2nd ed; (ibidem) 1799. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Plantations. Barbados. A pro-slavery tract. Argues that Barbadian slaves are not ill-treated. Not to be confused with "Instructions for the Management . . ." Authorship ascribed by Handler. 1st edition very rare, only one copy in BL known to exist; 2nd edition rare; the 1788 and 1799 citations found only in Sabin exceptionally rare, doubted by Handler to exist. BL, Han 50, 57, Sab 34856.

 

GIBBES, Philip - Letter to John Beckles, Esq, Attorney General at Barbados, and Correspondence between them on the Subject of the Conveyance of the Kendal Plantation Being Unfairly Obtained. (London) 76 pages pamph, 1802. Colonial administration. Slavery. Sugar. Plantations. Kendal Plantation. John Beckles. Barbados. Interesting as a study of the island's legal and judicial system. Exceptionally scarce. Cu.W, Han, Rag.

 

[GIBBES, Philip] - Reflections on the Proclamation of the 2nd of July, 1783, Relative to the Trade between the United States of America and the West India Islands; Addressed to the Right Honourable William Pitt, First Lord of the Treasury, and Chancellor of the Exchequer. (London: sn) ii,41 pages 21 cm 8vo pamph, [1783]. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Navigation Acts. Blockades. William Pitt. Barbados. Caribbean area. The colonial carrying trade and the blockade of US shipping. Opposes the proclamation. Exceptionally scarce. BL, LOC, Rag, Sab 68711.

 

GIBBES, Philip – [Prominent West Indian planter (1731-1815); of Springhead, Barbados; also Sir Philip Gibbes or Philip Gibbs.]

 

GIBBES, Robert Wilson - Cuba for Invalids. (New York: WA Townsend & Co) xii,214 pages 12mo, 1860. Travel. Descriptive. Health. Invalids. Cuba. By a US historian (1809-1866). Scarce. LOC, Sab 27276.

 

GIBBINGS, Robert - Blue Angels and Whales: A Record of Personal Experiences Below and Above Water. (Harmondsworth: Penguin Books) 117 pages pb, ills, plates, [1938] 1st ed; (London: JM Dent & Sons Ltd) 114 pages, ills, plates, 1946; (London) 114 pages hb, ills, plates, 1947. Descriptive. Nature studies. Whales. Bermuda. Includes the WI. Author (1889-1958). LOC.

 

GIBBON, David, and Ted SMART, ed - The Caribbean: A Picture Book to Remember her by. Designed by David Gibbon; produced by Ted Smart. (New Malden, Surrey: Colour Library International Ltd. New York: Crescent Books) [64] pages, many col photos, dj, 1978. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A pictorial book. A collection of photo plates of the islands.

 

GIBBONS, Arnold - Walter Rodney and his Times. Volume 1: Identity and Ideology. (Georgetown: Guyana National Printers) 171 pages pb, 1994. Descriptive. Politics. Identity. Ideology. Walter Rodney. Guyana. A biography. LOC.

 

GIBBONS, J David – Independence for Bermuda: Presented to Parliament by the Premier. (Hamilton: Cabinet Office) 10 pages pamph, [1979]. Politics. Independence. Bermuda. By a Bermudian politician and PM. LOC.

 

GIBBS, Allan K, and Christopher N BARRON - The Geology of the Guyana Shield. (Oxford: Oxford Monographs on Geology & Geophysics) 246 pages hb, figures, tables, ills, 1 map, 1993. Geology. Guyana. BL, LOC, Whi.

 

GIBBS, Archibald Robertson - British Honduras: An Historical and Descriptive Account of the Colony from its Settlement in 1670. (London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington) viii,198 pages 8vo hb, 1883. History. Colonial administration. Descriptive. Belize. One of the first serious histories of the colony. Still occasionally useful for names and dates. Scarce. Bay, BL, Cu.W, LOC, RES, Woo, Wri.

 

GIBBS, Bernard, ed - A Plan of Development for the Colony of St Vincent, Windward Islands, British West Indies. (Port-of-Spain: Guardian Commercial Printery) xviii,821 pages 8vo, ills, folding maps, [ca 1947]. Economics. Development planning. St Vincent. An official government publication. By an economist (1910-?). Scarce. BL, Co.C, Com, LOC.

 

Gibraltar of the West Indies, Brimstone Hill Fortress, St Kitts; Final Report. (Bridgetown: Arthur Young, CCA) 35 pages pamph, 1989. Conservation. Military. Fortresses. Brimstone Hill. St Kitts.

 

GIBSON, Charles - Spain in America. (New York: Harper & Row, New American Nations Series) xiv,239 pages 8vo hb, 25 plates, 4 maps, biblio, [1966]. History. Discovery. Exploration. Spanish Empire. Americas. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. A re-doing of the 1904 book by EG Bourne, omitting the sections on voyages and explorations and enlarging those on settlement, administration, the church, Amerindians, borderlands, and economic and social life. By a US historian (1920-?). BL, Gri, LOC.

 

[GIBSON, Edmund] - Two Letters of the Lord Bishop of London: The First to the Masters and Mistresses of Families in the English Plantations Abroad; Exhorting them to Encourage and Promote the Instruction of their Negroes in the Christian Faith . . . The Second, to the Missionaries there . . . (London: Printed by Joseph Downing) 20 pages 4to pamph, 1727 1st ed; (ibidem) 31 pages 8vo pamph, 1727; (London) 31 pages 8vo pamph, 1729 2nd ed. Church. Religion. Anglicans. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. Replied to by "A Letter to the Lord Bishop of London . . ." See also, R Robertson, “A Letter to the Right Reverend . . . “ By the Anglican Bishop of London (1669-1748). 1st edition rare; other issues exceptionally scarce. BL, DNB, Sab 27312.

 

GIBSON, Eric Clifton – Diachronic Patterns of Lithic Production, Use and Exchange in the Southern Maya Lowlands. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP) 327 pages, 1 map, biblio, 1986. Archaeology. Diachronic patterns. Lithic production. Mayas. Belize. Uses data gathered from tool production sites in Belize. Wri.

 

GIBSON, Eric Clifton, and Leslie C SHAW, and Daniel R FINAMORE – Early Evidence of Maya Hieroglyphic Writing at Kichpanha, Belize. (San Antonio: U of Texas at San Antonio, Working Papers in Archaeology, No 2) 21 pages pamph, 1 map, biblio, 1986. Archaeology. Hieroglyphic writing. Mayas. Kichpanha. Belize. Draws some conclusions about an extraordinary implement inscribed with 8 symbols. Wri.

 

GIBSON, John - A Treatise on Bilious Diseases and Indigestion; with the Effects of Quassy and Natron in these Disorders. (London: Printed for Murray & Highley) iv,68 pages 8vo pamph, 1799. Health. Bilious diseases. Quassy. Natron. Jamaica. Caribbean area. By a surgeon on a British man-of-war with the fleet sent to Jamaica. Exceptionally scarce. BL.

 

GIBSON, Olive G - The Isle of a Hundred Harbours. (Boston: B Humphries Inc) 286 pages hb, frontis, plates, [ca 1940]. Descriptive. Cuba. Bay, LOC.

 

GIBSON, Thomas - Kingston General Hospital. (Kingston) 1935. Health. Hospitals. Kingston. Jamaica. Scarce.

 

GIELEN, Richard - [Photographer. See: H Hermans.]

 

GIFFORD, James C - Ancient Maya Potters: A Folio of Maya Pottery from the Site of Barton Ramie in British Honduras. (Philadelphia: Temple U) 2 vols, folio, col ills, 1973-75. Archaeology. Mayas. Barton Ramie. Belize. Illustrations of pottery from the Belize Valley dating, 750 BC-900 AD. Illustrated by Muriel Kirkpatrick. LOC, Woo.

 

GIFFORD, James C - Prehistoric Pottery Analysis and the Ceramics of Barton Ramie in the Belize Valley. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard U, Memoirs of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, Vol 18) 359 pages, 219 ills, maps, biblio, 1976. Archaeology. Mayas. Barton Ramie. Belize. A residential area occupied by Maya farmers from the Preclassic to the Postclassic periods. He died before completion of this work which was completed by his wife and associates. Car, LOC, Woo, Wri.

 

GIFFORD, John Clayton - The Tropical Subsistence Homestead: Diversified Tree Crops in Forest Formation for the Antillean Area. (New York and Coral Gables: U of Miami) 158 pages, [ca 1934]. Forestry. Homestead. Tree crops. Caribbean area. By a Professor of Tropical Forestry (1870-1949); U of Miami in Coral Gables. Bay, LOC.

 

GIGLIOLI, George - The Amerindians of the Guiana Highlands and Savannahs: A Story in Photographs. (Georgetown: Daily Chronicle) [nd]. Descriptive. Amerindians. Highlands. Savannahs. Guyana. A pictorial book. Scarce. Co.C, Com.

 

GIGLIOLI, George - Demerara Doctor: Confessions and Reminiscences of a Self-taught Physician. (Mona: UWI, The Press, Biography Series) 408 pages pb, 1998. Descriptive. Health. Physicians. Guyana. An autobiography.

 

GIGLIOLI, George - Further Developments in the Population and Housing Problems on the Sugar Estates of British Guiana, 1947-1951. (Georgetown: FA Pernick, Printer) 43 pages 34 cm pamph, ills, 1952. Agriculture. Sugar. Demography. Housing problems. Guyana. A continuation of his “Population and Housing . . .” Scarce. BL.

 

GIGLIOLI, George - Malaria, Filariasis and Yellow Fever in British Guiana: Control by Residual DDT Methods with Special Reference to Progress Made in Eradicating A Darlingi and Aedes Aegypti from the Settled Coast Lands. (Georgetown: Mosquito Control Service) 228 pages, 1948. Health. Malaria. Filiariasis. Yellow fever. Guyana. An official government report. Scarce. BL, Jor.

 

GIGLIOLI, George - Malarial Nephritis: Epidemiological and Clinical Notes on Malaria, Blackwater Fever, Albuminuria and Nephritis in the Interior of British Guiana. (London: J&A Churchill) x,164 pages 8vo, 1930. Health. Malaria. Blackwater fever. Guyana. BL.

 

GIGLIOLI, George - The Population and Housing Problem on the Sugar Estates of British Guiana. (Georgetown: Printed by “The Argosy” Co) 20 pages 23 cm pamph, 1 plate, [1948]. Agriculture. Sugar. Demography. Housing problems. Guyana. Continued in his “Further Developments . . .” Scarce. BL.

 

GIGLIOLI, George - [Italian-born Guyanese public servant (1897-1975); spent his professional life in Guyana studying malaria and its control. See: DJI Williams, “Giglioli . . . “]

 

GIGLIOLI, Marco Enrico Clifton - Cayman Islands Natural Resources Study: The Boom Years, Environmental Deterioration, Planning and Administration. (London: Ministry of Overseas Development, Part II) 42 pages, 6 maps, biblio, 1976. Marine resources. Nature parks. Cayman Islands. Bo.C.

 

GIKANDI, Simon – Writing in Limbo: Modernism and Caribbean Literature. (Ithaca, NY and London: Cornell UP) 260 pages, 1992. Literary criticism. A Carpentier, and M Cliff, and Z Edgell, and M Hodge, and CLR James, and G Lamming, and P Marshall, and S Selvon. Caribbean area. Argues that WI literature simultaneously appropriates and subverts European notions of modernism and modernity. By a professor of English at the U of Michigan. Wri.

 

GIL-BERNEJO GARCIA, Juana - Panoramic History of Agriculture in Puerto Rico. (New York: Gordon P, PR Series) hb, 1979. Agriculture. Puerto Rico. Bow, LOC.

 

GILBAUD, Emmanuel Joseph – He Was a Negro. (New York: L Rame & Co) 5 pages pamph, 1914. History. Haiti. Lag.

 

GILBERT, Alice – [Methodist of Antigua (fl 1775). See: "A Short Account of the Life and Death of . . ."]

 

GILBERT, Ann Hart - [Daughter of a free coloured slaveholder (1773-1833); wife of John Gilbert, one of the earliest and most influential Methodists and educators in Antigua. See: M Ferguson; and EH Thwaites.]

 

GILBERT, F - Funeral Sermon Preached by F Gilbert, May 1, 1774, in St John's, Antigua, on the Death of Nathaniel Gilbert Esq, of the Said Island. (St John's: R Mearns) 4to pamph, 1774. Church. Religion. Methodists. Antigua. A sermon. Rare. Cu.W, Sab 27349.

 

GILBERT, George Gilmore – The Puerto Rican Tariff Bill. (Washington, DC: Gov’t Printer) 8 pages 24 cm pamph, 1900. Colonial administration. Taxation. Trade. Tariffs. Puerto Rico. A speech on the Porto Rico Tariff Bill. By a US senator (1850-1909). Scarce. LOC.

 

GILBERT, Henry - The Book of Pirates. (London: Harrap) 319 pages hb, 8 col plates, 1916 1st ed; (ibidem) 319 pages, plates, 1919; (ibidem) 319 pages, plates, 1924; (ibidem) 319 pages, plates, 1926; (ibidem) 319 pages, plates, 1929. Piracy. Caribbean area. A children's book. Author (1868-?). LOC

 

[GILBERT, JT] - Letter of JT Gilbert Concerning his Nomination to the Court of Policy. [Georgetown?] 1865. Colonial administration. Court of Policy. Guyana. Exceptionally scarce. Cu.W.

 

GILBERT, Mary – An Extract of Ms Mary Gilbert’s Journal. (Chester) 12mo pamph, 1768; (London: Printed by J Paramore) 76 pages 12mo pamph, 1787 4th ed. Church. Religion. Methodists. Antigua. By an Antiguan Methodist. 1st edition rare; all other editions exceptionally scarce. BL.

 

GILBERT, Mary, and Loretta MORRIS - Tabernacle: The Hidden Gem. (Basseterre) 20 pages pamph, photos, 1987. Descriptive. Villages. Tabernacle. St Kitts. A community study. LOC.

 

GILBERT, Nathaniel – [Antiguan lawyer, planter and Methodist evangelist (fl 1773). See: F Gilbert; and EW Thompson.]

 

GILBERT, Samuel Moore - Cocoa Industry of Trinidad: Report Based on the Recent Economic Survey. (London) 31 pages pamph, diagrams, 1 map, 1931. Agriculture. Cacao. Chocolate. Economics. Trinidad. Scarce. LOC, RES.

 

GILBERT, Samuel Moore - Note on the Production of Sugar Cane: Taken at the fourth triennial conference of the International Society of Sugar Cane Technologists held at Puerto Rico in March 1932. (Port-of-Spain: Gov’t Printer) 35 pages pamph, tables, plates, 1 map, 1932. Agriculture. Sugar. Technology. Trinidad. An official government report. Scarce. LOC.

 

[GILBERT, Samuel Moore] - Preliminary Report on an Economic Investigation into the Cane Farming Industry of Trinidad, 1932. (Port-of-Spain: Gov’t Printer) 56 pages pamph, forms, tables, diagrams, maps, 1933. Agriculture. Sugar. Economics. Trinidad. An official government report. Scarce. LOC.

 

GILBERT, Samuel Moore - Report on Special Witchbroom Control Carried out in Turure and Tamana Wards, in May and June, 1932. (Port-of-Spain: Gov’t Printer) 20 pages pamph, tables, forms, 1 folding map, 1932. Agriculture. Cacao. Chocolate. Plant pests. Witchbroom. Turure. Tamana. Trinidad. An official government report. Scarce. LOC.

 

GILBERT, Samuel Moore - [British colonial agronomist (1892-?); assistant director of agriculture in Trinidad. LOC.]

 

GILBERT, Tony - The Queen versus Desmond Trotter: An Account of the Trial in Dominica. (London: Liberation, formerly Movement for Colonial Freedom) 16 pages 21 cm pamph, 1 ill, [1976]. Law. Crime. Desmond Trotter. Dominica. The murder in 1974 of JA Jirasek. BL, Car, New, Pos.

 

GILBERT, William - The Hurricane: A Theosophical and Western Eclogue: To which Is Subjoined a Solitary Effusion in a Summer’s Evening. (Bristol: R Edwards) 104 pages 8vo, 1796; (Bath) 12mo, 1796; (Oxford and New York: Woodstock Books) 104 pages 18cm, 1990. Theosophy. Slavery. Slave trade. Antigua. Caribbean area. An allegorical poem typifying by the figure of a hurricane in Antigua the final conflict terminating in the annihilation of European society. By an Antigua-born poet (ca 1760-1826). 1st edition exceptionally scarce; 2nd edition very scarce. BL, DNB, LOC, Sab 27355.

 

GILBERT, William E – How to Profit from the Coming Land Boom in the Caribbean Islands and Latin America. (New York: Frederick Fell Publishers Inc) 368 pages, 1973. Economics. Real estate development. Caribbean area. A guidebook for investors. Com, My.R.

 

GILCHRIST, Roy - Hit me for Six. (London: Stanley Paul) 126 pages 8vo, plates, 1963. Sport. Cricket. Caribbean area. BL, Co.C, Com.

 

GILDEN, Bruce – Haiti. (sl [Stockport]: Dewi Lewis Publishing) 1 vol, [np] 34 cm, many ills, [ca 1996]. Descriptive. Haiti. A pictorial book. LOC.

 

GILE, Philip Lindsay, and Jose Oriol CARRERO - Bat Guanos of Porto Rico and their Fertilizing Value. (Washington, DC: PR Agricultural Experiment Station, Bulletin No 25) 65 pages pamph, 1918. Agriculture. Fertilizers. Bat guanos. Puerto Rico. An official government publication. LOC, RES.

 

GILES, Raymond H – The West Indian Experience in British Schools: Multi-racial Education and Social Disadvantage in London. (London: Heinemann) 170 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, index, 1977. Sociology. Race relations. Education. Disadvantage. Migration. Britain. Caribbean area. BL, LOC.

 

GILFOND, Henry - Voodoo: Its Origins and Practices. (New York: Franklin Watts) viii,114 pages 25 cm hb, ills, 1 plate, 1map, biblio, index, 1976. Religion. Voodoo. Haiti. A discussion for children. BL, Ch.H, LOC.

 

GILKES, M Watkins – [See: WATKINS-GILKES]

 

GILKES, Michael – Racial Identity and Individual Consciousness in the Caribbean Novel. (Georgetown: Ministry of Information & Culture) 52 pages pamph, 1975. Literary criticism. Novels. Race relations. Identity. Caribbean area. The 1974 Edgar Mittelholzer Memorial Lecture. Com, LOC, McD.

 

GILKES, Michael – Wilson Harris and the Caribbean Novel. (sl [London]: Longmans Caribbean) xxxi,159 pages 23 cm, biblio, 1975. Literary criticism. Novels. Wilson Harris. BL, Car, Com, Her, LOC.

 

GILKES, Michael – The West Indian Novel. (Boston: Twayne, Twayne’s World Authors Series, No 592) 168 pages, biblio, [ca 1981]. Literary criticism. Novels. Caribbean area. Traces the historical evolution of the WI novel. BL, Gos, LOC, Pot.

 

GILKES, Michael – [Guyana-born essayist, and UWI Lecturer in English (1933-); web page.]

 

GILKES, Michael, ed - The Literate Imagination: Essays on the Novels of Wilson Harris. (London: Macmillan, Warwick U Caribbean Studies) 208 pages 22 cm pb, 1 plate, biblio, index, 1989. Literary criticism. Novels. Wilson Harris. BL, Gos.

 

GILL, Anton – The Devil’s Mariner: A Life of William Dampier, Pirate and Explorer, 1651-1717. (London: Michael Joseph) xx,396 pages 24 cm, ills, [8] pages of plates, maps, biblio, index, 1997. Descriptive. Piracy. Buccaneering. Early voyages. William Dampier. Caribbean area. A biography. BL.

 

GILL, CS - Incorporation and Investment in the Cayman Islands. (Grand Cayman: By the Author) 42 pages pamph, 1978 1st ed; (ibidem) 1982. Economics. Business development. Cayman Islands. A guidebook for investors. LOC.

 

GILL, Frank B, ed – Zoogeography in the Caribbean. (Philadelphia: Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia Special Publication, No 13. The 1975 Leidy Medal Symposium) 128 pages, 1978. Zoology. Geography. Caribbean area.

 

GILL, Ivan P, and Dennis K HUBBARD – Subsurface Geology of the St Croix Carbonate Rock System. (Teague Bay: College of the Virgin Islands) vii,71 pages, [1986]. Geology. St Croix. United States Virgin Islands. LOC.

 

GILL, Margaret, and Joycelyn MASSIAH - Women, Work and Development. (Cave Hill: UWI, ISER, Women in the Caribbean Project, Vol 6) xviii,129 pages pb, biblio, 1984. Economics. Industrial relations. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area. BL, Gos, LOC, New.

 

GILL, Ronald G - Housing in the Netherlands Antilles. (Willemstad: U van de Nederlandse Antillen) 137 pages, biblio, [ca 1983]. Architecture. Housing. Aruba. Curacao. Bonaire. St Maarten. Saba. Statia. Netherlands Antilles. Bro, LOC.

 

GILL, TS – An Evaluation of Soil Resources in Relation to Agricultural Potential of Haiti. (Washington, DC: USAID) 1973. Agriculture. Soils. Haiti. A technical assistance report. Lag.

 

GILL, Theodore - Synopsis of the Fresh Water Fishes of the Western Portion of the Island of Trinidad, WI. (New York: H Bailliere) 70 pages 8vo pamph, 1858. Wildlife. Fresh water fishes. Trinidad. By a US zoologist (1837-1914). Very scarce. Cu.W, LOC, Sab 28386.

 

GILL, Thomas - Tropical Forests of the Caribbean. (Baltimore: Tropical Plant Research Foundation in Cooperation with the Charles Lathrop Pack Forestry Trust) 318 pages hb, 80 photos, 1931 1st ed; (Washington, DC: PAU) 317 pages, plates, 1931. Forestry. Caribbean area. 1st edition scarce, only 1000 copies printed. Bay, Com.

 

GILL, Veda, and Elizabeth HILDYARD – Caribbean Home Economics. Book 1. (London: Macmillan) 124 pages, ills, 1979. Home economics. Education. Caribbean area. A secondary school textbook. See also Inez Miles.

 

GILL, WB - Jamaican Fruits in British Markets. (Kingston) 9 pages pamph, 1902. Agriculture. Tropical fruit. Trade. Jamaica. Scarce. RES.

 

GILL, W Eathorn - Clarification of Cane-juice from 202 tons of Sugar-cane and the Results. (Manchester) 8 pages pamph, 1877. Agriculture. Sugar. Technology. Clarification. Guyana. Scarce. RES.

 

GILL, W Eathorn - Report on the Demerara Experiment on Gill's Process for Clarifying Cane-juice. (Manchester) 10 pages pamph, 1880. Agriculture. Sugar. Technology. Guyana. Scarce. RES.

 

GILLENS, Jan, and Carolyn MYER – A Guide to Belizean Cooking. (Belmopan: Social Development Dept, Ministry of Social Services) 186 pages, 1982. Food. Nutrition. Belize. A cookbook. A collection of recipes from the various ethnic sectors in Belize: East Indian, Garifuna, Maya, and Creole dishes. Wri.

 

GILLESPIE, James Edward - The Influence of Overseas Expansion on England to 1700. (New York: Columbia U, Studies in History, Economics & Public Law) 367 pages 8vo, 1920; (New York: Octagon Books) 367 pages, 1974 rep. History. England. Caribbean area. Passim WI. A republication of his thesis. By a British historian (1887-1961). BL, LOC.

 

GILLESPIE, Leonard - Advice to the Commanders and Officers of His Majesty's Fleet Serving in the West Indies, on the Preservation of the Health of Seamen. (London: Printed for J Cuthell) vii,[1],31,[1] pages 8vo pamph, 1798. Health. Naval. Admiralty. Royal Navy. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce. Sab 27394.

 

GILLESPIE, Leonard - Observations on the Diseases which Prevailed on Board a Part of His Majesty’s Squadron, on the Leeward Station, between November 1794 and April 1796. (London: Printed for J Cuthell) xv,239 pages, 1800. Health. Naval. Admiralty. Royal Navy. Caribbean area. Very scarce. LOC.

 

GILLESPIE, Richard, ed - Cuba after Thirty Years: Rectification and the Revolution. (London and Savage, MD: Frank Cass) 185 pages hb, index, 1990. Politics. Cuba. A collection of conference papers. Author (1952-). Gos, LOC, Stu, Whi.

 

GILLETTE, Arthur - Cuba's Educational Revolution. (London: Fabian Research Series, No 302) 36 pages pamph, 1972. Education. Cuba. Author (1938-). LOC, Stu.

 

GILLIAM, Edward Winston – 1791: A Tale of Santo Domingo. (New York: Black Heritage) 308 pages, 1972. History. Haiti. Originally published in 1890. Lag.

 

GILLIN, John Philip - The Barama River Caribs of British Guiana. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard U, Papers of the Peabody Museum) xiv,274 pages 8vo pb, diagrams, 13 ills, 30 plates, 1 folding plan, 1936; (Millwood, NY: Kraus Reprint) 274 pages, 1975 rep. Descriptive. Amerindians. Caribs. Barama River. Guyana. By a US anthropologist (1907-1973). 1st edition scarce. BL, Gos.

 

GILLINGHAM, Arthur, and Barry ROSEMAN – The Cuban Missile Crisis: A Selected Bibliography. (Los Angeles: California State U, Center for the Study of Armament & Disarmament, Political Issues Series, Vol 2, No 6) [34] pages pamph, 1976. International relations. Missile crisis. Cuba. A bibliography. Chi.

 

GILLIS, William T et al - Bibliography of the Natural History of the Bahama Islands. (Washington, DC: Atoll Research Bulletin No 191) 123 pages 4to pb, 1 map, 1975. Nature studies. Bahamas. A bibliography.

 

GILLISPIE, Leonard – [See: GILLESPIE]

 

GILLSATER, Sven – From Island to Island: Oases of the Animal World in the Western Hemisphere. (London: George Allen & Unwin) 126 pages 25 cm hb, col plates, dj, 1968. Descriptive. Nature studies. Zoology. San Blas Islands. Guadeloupe. Panama. A narrative of a tour. By a Swedish professional photographer of animals and birds. Translated by Joan Tate. BL.

 

GILLY, Adolfo - Inside the Cuban Revolution. (New York: Monthly Review P) vii,88 pages, 1964; (Westport: Greenwood P) vii,88 pages, 1 map, 1975 rep. Politics. Cuba. Translated from the Spanish by Felix Gutierrez. By an Argentine-born academic (1928-); professor of history and political science at the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico; web page. Chi, LOC, Stu.

 

GILMORE, John Terence - Faces of the Caribbean. (Kingston: Ian Randle. London: LAB) 220 pages, ills, 1998; (ibidem) 184 pages 24 cm pb, ills, plates, maps, biblio, index, 2000. History. Caribbean area. BL.

 

GILMORE, John Terence - Glimpses of our Past: A Social History of the Caribbean in Postcards, 1900-1930. (Kingston: Ian Randle) 145 pages 23x29 cm oblong 4to hb, 200 b&w photos, index, dj, 1995. Descriptive. Postcards. Caribbean area. LOC.

 

GILMORE, John Terence - Politics of Empire: A Study of James Grainger’s The Sugar Cane. (New Brunswick: Athlone P) 2000. Literary criticism. Sugar. St Kitts. LOC.

 

GILMORE, John Terence - The Toiler of the Sees: A Life of John Mitchinson, Bishop of Barbados. (Bridgetown: Barbados National Trust) 112 pages, ills, biblio, 1987. Descriptive. Church. Religion. Anglicans. John Mitchinson. Barbados. A complete biography of the distinguished churchman and educationalist. BL, LOC, Pot.

 

GILMORE, John Terence - [Journalist and author (1956-); managing editor of the Barbados based weekly newspaper 'Caribbean Week.’ LOC.]

 

GILMORE, William C – The Associated States of the Commonwealth Caribbean: The Constitutions and the Individual. (Washington, DC: Institute of International Law & Economic Development) 52,19 pages, 1978. Law. Constitutional. Associated Statehood. Caribbean area. New.

 

GILMORE, William C – Constitutional Change in the US Virgin Islands. (Washington, DC: Institute of International Law & Economic Development) 42 pages, 1979. Law. Constitutional. St Thomas. St Croix. United States Virgin Islands. New.

 

GILMORE, William C – The Grenada Intervention: Analysis and Documentation. (Berlin: Verlag. London and New York: Mansell Publishing) 116 pages 22 cm pb, maps, index, 1984; (New York: Facts on File Inc) 116 pages, [ca 1984]. International relations. US intervention, 1983. Urgent Fury. Grenada. BL, Bow, Gos, LOC, New, Whi.

 

GILMORE, William C – Legal Perspectives on Associated Statehood in the Eastern Caribbean. (Washington, DC: Institute of International Law & Economic Development) 94,60 pages, 1978. Law. Constitutional. Associated Statehood. Caribbean area. New.

 

GILMORE, William C – Towards the Demystification of the Process of Constitutional Adjudication in the Independent West Indian States. (Cave Hill: UWI, Faculty of Law) 21,7 pages, 1975. Law. Constitutional. Caribbean area. New.

 

GILMOUR, Rosemary A – Richard Norwood: First Surveyor of Bermuda. (Stevenage, Herts: Stevenage Museum) [4] pages 22 cm folder, 1 ill, 1978. Descriptive. Surveying. Richard Norwood. Bermuda. A biography. BL.

 

GILMOUR, W Stanton - Tuberculosis in the West Indies: Report on sociological and clinical survey. (London: National Association for the Prevention of Tuberculosis) 221 pages, ills, tables, [date?]. Health. Tuberculosis. Caribbean area. Bar.

 

GILMOUR, W Stanton - Tuberculosis Survey and Recommendations. (Bridgetown: Advocate Co) 19 pages pamph, [nd]. Health. Tuberculosis. Caribbean area. Com.

 

GILPATRICK, William Wilberforce - The Navigation of the Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico. (Washington, DC: Gov’t Printer) 2 vols, 1877-1885; (ibidem) 2 vols, 1880-90; (ibidem) 1892 3rd ed. Travel. Descriptive. Gulf of Mexico. Caribbean area. A guidebook for mariners. All issues scarce. Cu.W, LOC.

 

GILPIN, William M - Memoir of Josias Rogers, Esq, Commander of His Majesty's Ship "Quebec." (London) 1808. Descriptive. Naval. Admiralty. Royal Navy. HMS Quebec. Josias Rogers. John Jervis. Charles Grey. Caribbean area. A biography. By a member of the Jervis and Grey Expedition, 1794. Exceptionally scarce. Cu.W, Rag.

 

GILROY, Paul - There Ain't No Black in the Union Jack: The Cultural Policies of Race and Nation. (London: Hutchinson) 271 pages 21 cm pb, ills, biblio, index, 1987; (ibidem) 1991 rep. Sociology. Race relations. Identity. Culture. Migration. Britain. Caribbean area. By a black British academic (1956-); professor of social theory at the LSE. BL, LOC.

 

GILTNER, LC - Some Laws and Regulations of the Cuban Government which Are Repugnant to American Residents of the Isle of Pines and Utterly Subversive of the Principles of Justice. (Nueva Gerona) 4 pages pamph, [ca 1923]. International relations. United States. Isle of Pines. Cuba. Scarce. RES.

 

GILVORE, AB - The Cuban Sugar Manual. (New Orleans) 1942. Agriculture. Sugar. Plantations. Puerto Rico. Bay.

 

GILVORE, AB - The Puerto Rican Sugar Manual, Including Data on Hispaniola and Virgin Islands Mills. (New Orleans) 256 pages, 1938. Agriculture. Sugar. Plantation management. Puerto Rico. Dominican Republic. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands. Bay.

 

GIMENO, J Blat – [See: BLAT GIMENO]

 

GINGRAS, Jean-Pierre O - Duvalier, Caribbean Cyclone: The History of Haiti and its Present Government. (New York: Exposition P) 136 pages, biblio, [1967]. Politics. Haiti. A denunciation of Francois Duvalier. Ch.H, Gos, Lag, LOC.

 

GIOVAN, Tria - Cuba: The Elusive Island. (New York: Harry N Abrams Inc/CommonPlace Books) 144 pages, ills, 1996. Descriptive. Cuba. A pictorial book. Bow, LOC.

 

GIPSON, Lawrence Henry - The British Empire before the American Revolution. Vol 1: Great Britain and Ireland, 1748-1754. Vol II: The Southern Plantations, 1748-1754. Vol III: The Northern Plantations, 1748-1754. Vol IV: South of Great Lakes, 1748-1754. Vol V: . . . of the West Indies, 1748-1754. Vol VI: The Years of Defeat, 1754-1757. Vol VII: The Victorious Years, 1758-1760. Vol VIII: The Culmination, 1760-1763. Vol IX: New Responsibilities, 1763-1766. Vol X: Thunderclouds Gather, 1763-1766. Vol XI: Rumblings of the Coming Storm, 1766-1776. Vol XII: Britain Sails into the Storm, 1770-1776. Vol XIII: The Triumphant Empire, 1770-1776. Vol XIV: Bibliography. Vol XV: A Guide to Manuscripts, Relating to the History of the British Empire, 1748-1776. (Caldwell: The Caxton Printers) 15 vols, 1936-1970; (New York: Alfred A Knopf, Borzoi Books) 15 vols, 1958- rev ed. History. The USA. Includes the WI. A calendar of the sources. By a Pulitzer prize-winning US historian (1880-1971). LOC.

 

GIRALDI, Thomas E, and Peter P MC CANN - The Postal History of the Cayman Islands. (Weston, MA: Triad Publications) 172 pages, many ills, maps, biblio, 1989. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. History. Cayman Islands. Bo.C.

 

GIRALT, R Power y – [See: POWER Y GIRALT]

 

Girl Guides Association of Jamaica. Golden Jubilee Brochure. (Kingston) 90 pages pb, 1965. Descriptive. Girl Guides Association. Jamaica. A commemorative brochure. Will.

 

GIRLING, RL, and S KEITH - Jamaica's Employment Crisis: A Political Economic Evaluation of the Jamaican Special Employment Programme. (Geneva: ILO) 541 pages, 1977. Economics. Industrial relations. Special Employment Programme. Jamaica.

 

GIRONELLA, Jose Maria – On China and Cuba. (Notre Dame: Fides Publishers) 175 pages, 1964. International relations. Chinese relations. Cuba. Chi.

 

GIRVAN, David Thom McWhinnie – [Economist (1904-1968). See: NP Girvan, “Working Together . . .” LOC.]

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul - Aspects of the Political Economy of Race in the Caribbean and the Americas: A Preliminary Interpretation. (Mona: UWI, ISER, Working Paper No 7) 33 pages 28 cm pamph, biblio, 1975. Economics. Sociology. Race relations. Caribbean area. Ban, BL, Com, LOC, New.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul - Bauxite: Why we Need to Nationalize and How to do it. (Kingston: New World Group, Pamphlet No 6) 1971. Economics. Foreign multinational corporations. Nationalization. Mining. Bauxite. Jamaica. W&D.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul - The Caribbean Bauxite Industry. (Mona: UWI, ISER, Studies in Regional Economic Integration) iv,45 pages 24 cm pamph, 1967. Economics. Foreign multinational corporations. Mining. Bauxite. Caribbean area. BL, Bro, Com, Ing, W&D.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul - Corporate Imperialism: Conflict and Expropriation. Transnational Corporations and Economic Nationalism in the Third World. (White Plains, NY: International Arts & Science P) 243 pages, biblio, index, 1976; (New York: Monthly Review P) [9],241 pages 21 cm pb, biblio, index, 1978. Economics. Foreign multinational corporations. Third World. Includes the WI. BL, Bow, Car, Jor, LOC, W&D.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul - Foreign Capital and Economic Underdevelopment in Jamaica. (Mona: UWI, ISER) xvii,282 pages 24 cm pb, 102 tables, 14 ills, biblio, 1971. Economics. Foreign multinational corporations. Jamaica. Ban, BL, Com, Gos, Ing, Jor, LOC, New, W&D.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul - The Impact of MNEs on Employment and Income in Jamaica. (Geneva: ILO World Employment Program Research Working Paper No 8) 1977. Economics. Foreign multinational corporations. Jamaica.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul - Prospects for Jamaica’s Political Economy. (Kingston: Friedrich Ebert Stiftung) 22 pages pamph, 1986. Economics. Development planning. Jamaica. LOC.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul - Technology Policies for Small Developing Economies: A Study of the Caribbean. (Mona: UWI, ISER) 224 pages pb, tables, charts, [1983]. Economics. Technology. Development planning. Caribbean area. Ban, BL, New, W&D.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul - Towards Technology Policies for the Caribbean. (Mona: UWI, Caribbean Technology Policy Studies Project) 365 pages, 1978. Economics. Technology. Development planning. Caribbean area.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul - [Jamaica-born economist and author (1941-); UWI professor; director of CGS; secretary-general of the Association of Caribbean States. LOC.]

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul, ed - Essays on Science and Technology Policy in the Caribbean. (Mona, Kingston: UWI) 336 pages, biblio, 1979. Technology. Development planning. Caribbean area. A collection of papers. Ing.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul, ed - Poverty, Empowerment and Social Development in the Caribbean. (Mona: UWI, Canoe P) xviii,157 pages 23 cm pb, plates, biblio, index, [ca 1997]. Economics. Development planning. Caribbean area. A collection of conference papers from the Caribbean Symposium on Social Development held in Barbados in 1995. BL, LOC.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul, ed - Working Together for Development: DTM Girvan on Cooperatives and Community Development, 1939-1968. (Kingston: IOJ) xxvi,424 pages 24 cm hb, tables, b&w photos, charts, maps, index, [ca 1993]; (ibidem) xxvi,424 pages 24 cm pb, b&w photos, charts, maps, index, [ca 1993]. Economics. Development planning. Co-operatives. Jamaica. BL, LOC.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul et al - The Debt Problem of Small Peripheral Economies: Case Studies from the Caribbean and Central America. (Kingston: Friedrich Ebert Stiftung/Association of Caribbean Economists) 36 pages pamph, 1989; (ibidem) 57,xv pages pb, [ca 1992]. Economics. Banking. Finance. Debt problems. Caribbean area. Central America. Ban, BL, Gos, LOC.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul, and George L BECKFORD, ed - Development in Suspense . . . [See: GL Beckford and N Girvan.]

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul, and H DETERVILLE - King Sugar and the New World: The Story of the Great Sugar Debate. (Kingston: New World Group, Pamphlet No 5) 1968. Agriculture. Sugar. Economics.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul, and Owen JEFFERSON, ed - Readings in the Political Economy of the Caribbean: A Collection of Reprints of Articles on Caribbean Political Economy with Suggested Further Readings. (Kingston: New World Group) 287 pages 24 cm, 1971; (ibidem) 287 pages 23 cm, 1972 rep; (ibidem) 287 pages 24 cm, 1977 rep. Economics. Politics. Development planning. Education. Caribbean area. BL, Ch.T, Com, Gos, LOC, W&D.

 

GIRVAN, Norman Paul, and David Alan SIMMONS, ed - Caribbean Ecology and Economics. (Bridgetown: CCA) 260 pages, biblio, 1991. Environment. Economics. Caribbean area. Ban, BL, Gos, LOC.

 

GISBORNE, Lionel - Journal of a Trip to Darien, 1852. (London: Printed for Private Circulation, Saunders & Stafford) 254 pages, 3 folding maps, 1853. Descriptive. Abortive colonies. Scots colonies. Darien. Belize. A travelogue. By a British canal engineer (1823-1861). Very scarce. BL, LOC, RES.

 

GISBORNE, Thomas - On Slavery and the Slave Trade. (London: Sold by J Stockdale, J Debrett, and J Phillips) 23 pages pamph, 1792. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Urges abolition, not mere regulation. Exceptionally scarce. LOC, Rag.

 

GISBORNE, Thomas - Remarks on the Decision of the House of Commons respecting the Abolition of the Slave Trade on April 2nd, 1792. (London: sn) pamph, [1796]; (London: Printed and sold by J Phillips) pamph, 1796. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. The title of later editions of his “Remarks on the late Decision . . .” All editions very scarce. GL.

 

GISBORNE, Thomas - Remarks on the late Decision of the House of Commons respecting the Abolition of the Slave Trade. (London: Printed for B White & Sons) 49 pages 8vo pamph, 1792 1st ed; (ibidem) 49,[1] pages 8vo pamph, 1792 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. A review and analysis of the landmark vote and arguments for the Abolition bill of 1792. The House had voted in favour of gradual abolition, he holds it should be immediate instead. 1st edition rare; 2nd edition exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, GL, LOC, Rag, Sab 27513.

 

GISBORNE, Thomas - Remarks on the Decision of the House of Commons respecting the Abolition of the Slave Trade on April 2nd, 1792. (London: sn) pamph, [1796]; (London: Printed and sold by J Phillips) pamph, 1796. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. The title of later editions of his “Remarks on the late Decision . . .” All editions very scarce. BL, Cu.W, GL, LOC, Rag, Sab 27513.

 

GISBORNE, Thomas - [British Anglican clergyman (1758-1846); prebendary of Durham; a friend of W Wilberforce and a central figure in the influential group of evangelical Anglicans known as the Clapham Sect. DNB.]

 

GISBURN, Harold GD - The Postage Stamps and Postal History of the Bahamas. (London: Stanley Gibbons Ltd) 144 pages, 1950. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. Bahamas. LOC.

 

GITTENS-KNIGHT, E, comp - The Grenada Handbook and Directory, 1946. (Bridgetown: Advocate Co) 392,iv pages hb, index, 1946. Travel. Descriptive. Grenada. A guidebook for tourists. An update of previous Grenada Handbooks, it is mostly referred to for its extensive historical section and socio-economic description of the island up to 1946. It also contains useful information on Grenadian institutions and society at this time. This was the final handbook of the series. Scarce. See also E Drayton; and H Ferguson; and “Grenada Handbook . . . “ Co.C, Com, Gos.

 

GIUSEPPI, Montague Spencer - Naturalization of Foreign Protestants in the American and West Indian Colonies. (London: Hugenot Society, Vol 24) xix,195 pages 4to, 1921; (Baltimore, Md: Genealogical Publishing Co) xix,196 pages, 1964. Church. Religion. Protestants. History. Naturalization. Americas. Caribbean area. By a British historian and archivist (1869-1953); librarian at the PRO. Bay, BL, LOC.

 

GIUSEPPI, Undine – A Look at Learie Constantine. (London: Nelson) viii,144 pages, ills, plates, 1974. Descriptive. Sport. Cricket. Learie Constantine. Trinidad. A biography. A children's work. BL, Her, LOC.

 

GIUSEPPI, Undine – Sir Frank Worrell. (London: Thomas Nelson & Sons, Men of Greatness Series) iv,92 pages 19 cm, ills, 1969. Descriptive. Sport. Cricket. Frank Worrell. Barbados. A biography. A children's work. BL, Com, Her.

 

GIUSTI, Ennio V – Water Resources of the Coamo Area, Puerto Rico. (Washington, DC: US Geological Survey, Water Resources Bulletin, No 9) 31 pages pamph, ills, 1971. Public water supply. Coamo. Puerto Rico. Viv.

 

GJESSING, Frederick C - Progress Report on Restoration of Prince of Wales Bastion, Brimstone Hill, St Kitts, WI. (Basseterre) pamph, 1972. Architecture. Conservation. Fortresses. Bastions. Brimstone Hill. Prince of Wales. St Kitts.

 

GJESSING, Frederick C - [US conservationist; served with the US National Parks Service.]

 

GJESSING, Frederick C, and William P MACLEAN - Historic Buildings of St Thomas and St John. (London: Macmillan Caribbean) 106 pages, b&w photos, ills, maps, 1967 1st ed; (ibidem) 112 pages, b&w photos, ills, 2 maps, 1978; (ibidem) 112 pages pb, 14 ills, 2 maps, 1987. Architecture. Conservation. Education. History. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands. A secondary school textbook. LOC, Mol, Whi.

 

GLADSTONE, John – Correspondence on the Present State of Slavery in the British West Indies . . . [See: “The Correspondence between John Gladstone . . . “]

 

GLADSTONE, John – Facts, Relating to Slavery in the West Indies and America: Contained in a Letter Addressed to the Right Hon Sir Robert Peel, Bart. (London: Published by Baldwin & Craddock) 30 pages 8vo pamph, 1830 1st ed; (ibidem) 30 pages 21 cm 8vo pamph, 1830 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Robert Peel. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. Argues that slavery is necessary and unavoidable. For the 2nd edition, see his “A Statement of the Facts . . .” Both editions exceptionally scarce. NYH, Sab 27525.

 

[GLADSTONE, John] – Letters Concerning the Abolition of the Slave Trade and Other West India Affairs . . . By Mercator. (London) 32 pages 8vo pamph, 1801; (London: Printed by C&W Galabin) 12mo pamph, 1807. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. One of the best expositions of the point of view of the supporters of the trade. The first 2 letters; for the 3rd see his "Third Letter . . ." Replied to by "Letter Addressed to Mercator . . ." 1st edition exceptionally scarce; 2nd edition very scarce. BL, GL, Rag, RES, Sab 47892.

 

GLADSTONE, John – A Statement of Facts Connected with the Present State of Slavery in the British Sugar and Coffee Islands, and in the United States of America together with a View of the Present Situation of the Lower Classes in the United Kingdom, Contained in a Letter Addressed to the Right Hon Sir Robert Peel. (London: Baldwin & Cradock) 30 pages 8vo pamph, 1830 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Robert Peel. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. Argues that slavery is necessary and unavoidable. For the 1st edition, see his “Facts, Relating to Slavery . . .” Very scarce. BL, LOC, Rag, Sab 27526.

 

[GLADSTONE, John] – Third Letter on the Abolition of the Slave Trade and other West India Affairs. By Mercator. (London: Printed by C&W Galabin) 22 pages 16mo pamph, 1807. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. Supports the trade, as in his earlier letters. Exceptionally scarce. BL, GL, Rag, RES, Sab 95356.

 

GLADSTONE, John – [Liverpool merchant and absentee BG planter (1764-1851); father of WE Gladstone; defended the slave trade against J Cropper; began making inquiries about importing coolies from India as early as 1836 to work on his WI estates. See: "The Correspondence between John Gladstone . . ." DNB.]

 

GLADSTONE, John, and James CROPPER – The Correspondence on the Present State of Slavery in the British West Indies and in the United States of America . . . [The 1972 Irish UP title of the reprint of “The Correspondence between John Gladstone, Esq, MP, and James Cropper, Esq, on the Present State of Slavery . . .”]

 

GLADSTONE, William Ewart - Speech of the Hon WE Gladstone in the House of Commons on the Motion of Sir George Stickland for the  Abolition of the Negro Apprenticeship, March 30, 1838. With an appendix. (London: J Hatchard & Son) 8vo pamph, 1838. Colonial administration. Slavery. Apprenticeship period. G Stickland. Caribbean area. A speech. By a British statesman and author (1809-1898); son of Sir John Gladstone, four times PM of Britain. See: "Despatches from Lord Stanley . . .;" and A Fryer; and J Russell; and EH Stanley. Very scarce. DNB, GL, Sab 27530.

 

GLADWELL, Joyce - Brown Face, Big Master. (London: Inter-Varsity P) 126 pages 18 cm, 1969. Descriptive. Church. Religion. Jamaica. An autobiography. By a Jamaican in search of God (ca 1939-). BL, Her, Ing.

 

GLADWIN, Ellis - Living in the Changing Caribbean. (New York: The Macmillan Co. London: Collier-Macmillan) 299 pages hb, dj, 1970. Descriptive. Caribbean area. St Thomas. St Croix. United States Virgin Islands. St Martin. St Kitts. Nevis. Grenada. St Lucia. A guidebook for settlers. Advice for immigrants, now mainly of historical interest. Com, Gos, LOC.

 

GLAISHER, Ernest H - A Journey on the Berbice River and Wieroonie Creek. (Georgetown: The “Argosy” P) 66 pages 8vo pamph, 1885. Travel. Descriptive. Berbice river. Wieroonie Creek. Guyana. A travelogue. Author (1858-1885). Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, RES.

 

GLANVILLE, Gail - Beaches: US Virgin Islands. (London: Macmillan) 1983. Travel. Descriptive. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands.

 

GLANVILLE, John Henry - [Speaker of the House of Assembly of Jamaica. See: J Finlay.]

 

GLASGOW, Douglas G – The Black Underclass: Poverty, Unemployment and Entrapment for Ghetto Youth. (San Francisco and London: Jossey-Bass Publishers) xv,206 pages 24 cm, biblio, 1980; (New York: Vintage Books) xv,206 pages, 1981. Sociology. Social classes. Poverty. Unemployment. Ghettos. Migration. Caribbean area. BL, Bra, LOC.

 

GLASGOW, Joyce, ed - Sub-regional Workshop on Teacher Training in Environmental Education in the Caribbean, Kingston, Jamaica, 18-29 July 1983. (Mona: UWI/UNESCO-UNEP) 139 pages, 1983. Education. Teacher training. Environment. Caribbean area. A collection of conference papers.

 

GLASGOW, Roy Arthur - Guyana: Race and Politics among Africans and East Indians. (The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, Studies in Social Life, No 14) 153 pages 24 cm hb, 1 map, biblio, 1970. Sociology. Race relations. Politics. Guyana. BL, Com, Gos, Jor, LOC, Whi, Wilk.

 

GLASGOW, Roy Arthur, and Winston LANGLEY, ed - The Troubled and Troubling Caribbean. (Lewiston, NY: The Edwin Mellen P, Caribbean Studies, Vol 1) 348 pages 24 cm hb, 1 map, 1989. Descriptive. Economics. Caribbean area. BL, Bow, Gos, LOC.

 

GLASSER, Ruth - My Music is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940. (Berkeley: U of California P) xxiv,253 pages 24 cm, ills, [19] pages of plates, biblio, index, [ca 1995]. Music. Migration. New York. Puerto Rico. New York. BL, Bow, LOC.

 

GLASSER, Ruth - Newcomers: The West Indians in London. (London: George Allen & Unwin, Centre for Urban Studies, Report No 1) 278 pages hb, maps, 1960 1st ed. Sociology. Race relations. Migration. Britain. London. Caribbean area. See also below. BL, Bra, Co.C, Com, W&D.

 

GLASSER, Ruth, and Harold POLLINS - London's Newcomers: The West Indian Migrants. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP) 291 pages, ills, 1961. Sociology. Race relations. Migration. Britain. London. Caribbean area.

 

GLASSPOLE, Florizel Augustus – [Jamaican labour leader (1909-2000); Governor-General of Jamaica. See: “His Excellency, the Most . . . “]

 

GLASSMAN, Paul - Belize Guide: Description and Travel. (Moscow, VT: Passport P) 106 pages, ills, plates, [ca 1984] 1st ed; (Champlain, NY: Passport P) 105 pages, plates, maps, [ca 1987]; (ibidem) 203 pages, ills, maps, 1989; (ibidem) 281 pages, ills, maps, [ca 1991]; (ibidem) 288 pages pb, ills, maps, 1992 5th ed; (New York: Open Road Publishing) 320 pages pb, ills, maps, 1995 7th ed; (ibidem) 1998 8th ed; (ibidem) 336 pages 22 cm pb, maps, 2000 9th ed; (ibidem) 335 pages 22 cm pb, maps, 2001 10th ed. Travel. Descriptive. Belize. A guidebook for tourists. Advice on accommodation, meals, law, language, travel, transportation, costs. BL, Bow, LOC, Wri.

 

GLASSOCK, Jean - The Making of an Island: Sint Maarten, Saint Martin. (Binghamton, NY: Windsor P) 180 pages pb, many b&w photos, 1 map, biblio, 1985. Descriptive. St Maarten. St Martin. Based primarily on taped oral interviews with local residents. By a US resident on the island since 1961. Bro, Sch.

 

GLAUDE, Norma – The Current States of Law Libraries in Trinidad and Tobago. (Port-of-Spain: sn) 69 pages pamph, ills, 1983. Libraries. Law. Trinidad. Tobago.

 

GLAZER, Nathan, and Daniel P MOYNIHAN – Beyond the Melting Pot: The Negroes, Puerto Ricans, Jews, Italians and Irish of New York City. (Cambridge, MA: MIT P, Harvard U, Joint Center for Urban Studies Series) vii,360 pages 8vo, tables, 1 map, biblio, 1963; (ibidem) xcviii,363 pages 22 cm, 1970 2nd ed. Sociology. Race relations. Migration. New York City. Puerto Rico. BL, Viv.

 

GLAZIER, Stephen D - Marchin' the Pilgrims Home: Leadership and Decision Making in an Afro-Caribbean Faith. (Westport, CT: Greenwood P, Contributions to the Study of Religion Series, No 10) xx,165 pages 22 cm hb, ills, 1 plan, 1 map, biblio, index, 1983; (Salem, WI: Sheffield Publishing Co) 165 pages pb, 1 plan, 1 map, biblio, index, 1991 rep. Church. Religion. Spiritual Baptists. Trinidad. An ethnography based on field data gathered 1976-1982. BL, Bow, Ch.T, Gos, LOC.

 

GLAZIER, Stephen D, ed - Caribbean Ethnicity Revisited: A Special Issue of the Journal Ethnic Groups. (New York: Gordon & Breach, Ethnic Studies, Vol 6) 168 pages pb, 1985. Politics. Anthropology. Ethnicity. Caribbean area. A selection of papers. BL, Bow, Gos, Mol, Wri.

 

GLAZIER, Stephen D, ed - Perspectives on Pentecostalism: Case Studies from the Caribbean and Latin America. (Washington, DC: UP of America) 197 pages, 1980. Church. Religion. Pentecostalists. Caribbean area. Latin America. A collection of conference papers. Papers mostly prepared for the American Anthropological Association 1977 annual meeting. BL, Ch.T, Gos, LOC.

 

GLAZIER, Stephen D et al - Caribbean Environmental Health Strategy. (Georgetown: CCRS) 164 pages, 1979. Health. Environmental health strategy. Caribbean area. Gos.

 

GLEADALE, ME – Monumental Inscriptions in the Barbados Military Cemetery. (Bridgetown) 127 pages pb, 2000. Genealogy. Monumental inscriptions. Military Cemetery. Barbados.

 

The Gleaner Geography and History of Jamaica. (Kingston: Gleaner) 66 pages 8vo pamph, [1914] 1st ed; (ibidem) 71 pages 8vo pamph, 1924 3rd ed; (ibidem) 74 pages 8vo pamph, 1930 7th ed; (ibidem) 78 pages pamph, 1936; (ibidem) 1947 15th ed; (ibidem, edited by WA Roberts and KD Lowe) 80 pages 22 cm, ills, maps, 1959 17th ed; (Kingston: United Printers, Edited by WA Roberts) 80 pages, ills, maps, 1960; (ibidem) 77 pages, ills, maps, 1963; (ibidem) 87 pages pb, ills, maps, 1967 20th ed; (ibidem) 87 pages, ills, maps, 1968; (ibidem) 121 pages pb, photos, maps, 1 folding map, 1985; (ibidem) 121 pages pb, ills, maps, 1990 22nd ed. Geography. Education. Jamaica. A secondary school textbook. Early issues scarce. BL, Co.C, Com, LOC, Rag, Will.

 

GLEIJESES, Piero - The Dominican Crisis: The 1965 Constitutionalist Revolt, and American Intervention. (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP) xv,460 pages 24 cm hb, biblio, index, 1978. International relations. US intervention, 1965. Dominican Republic. Translated from the French by Lawrence Lipson. BL, Car, Gos, LOC.

 

GLENELG, Charles Grant, Lord - [British statesman (1778-1866); secretary of state for the colonies; introduced the Bill abolishing slavery in the WI. See: CJ Latrobe; and "Letter to Lord Glenelg . . .;" and J Macqueen; and "Observations upon Lord . . .;" and H Sterne; and “To the Right Honourable Charles Baron Glenelg . . .” DNB.]

 

A Glimpse of Hayti and her Negro Chief. (Liverpool: Edward Howell) vii,131 pages 12mo, 1850. Descriptive. Haiti. Preface signed “CMB.” Scarce. BL, Cu.W, Sab 27581.

 

Glimpses of Jamaican History. (Kingston: IOJ) 2 vols, 82+97 pages pb, folding plan, 1949 2nd ed. Descriptive. Nature studies. Flora and fauna. Detailed studies by members of the Natural History Society of Jamaica. Query the same as “Glimpses of Jamaican Natural History.” LOC.

 

Glimpses of Jamaican Natural History. (Kingston: IOJ) 1 vol, 1945 1st ed; (ibidem, Natural History Society of Jamaica) 2 vols, 84+97 pages, 1946-1949 2nd ed. Descriptive. Nature studies. Flora and fauna. Jamaica. BL, LOC.

 

GLISSANT, Edouard - Caribbean Discourse: Selected Essays. (Charlottesville: UP of Virginia) 272 pages, 1989; (ibidem, CARAF Books) xlvii,272 pages hb, 1992 2nd printing; (ibidem) xlvii,272 pages pb, 1992. Politics. Caribbean area. Translated from the French by Michael Dash. By a Martinique-born poet, novelist, playwright, and educator (1928-2011); web page. BL, Bow, Gos, LOC.

 

Global Change and Coastal Land Loss: Management and Decision-making in Support of Sustainable Development within the Caribbean and Adjacent Regions. A Programme Proposal. (Cartagena: IOCARIBE) 1991. Environment. Coastal management. Conservation. Caribbean area.

 

[GLOSTER, Archibald] - Laws of the Colony of Dominica, Commencing from its First Establishment to the Close of the Year 1818 . . . (Roseau: Printed by William P Stewart) lxxxviii,625 pages 8vo, 1818. Law. Statutes. Dominica. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. The first compilation of the laws; replaced by the 1883 “Laws of Dominica . . .” Exceptionally scarce. Bay, BL, Cu.W, New, Pat, RES, Sab 20575.

 

GLOSTER, Archibald - A Letter to the Right Honourable the Earl of Buckinghamshire Late Secretary of the Colonial Department, Respecting Affairs in Trinidad in 1803 and in Answer to William Fullarton, Esq. (London: DN Shury) 215 pages 8vo, 1807. Colonial administration. Politics. Earl of Buckinghamshire. William Fullarton. Thomas Picton. Trinidad. Exceptionally scarce. BL.

 

GLOSTER, Archibald - A Plain Narrative of Some Recent Facts in the Colony of Dominica. (sl [Roseau]) 4to pamph, 1814. Colonial administration. Dominica. The author’s defence in a controversy with one Rand, a member of the Assembly. Rare. BL, My.R, Rag, Sab 27590.

 

GLOSTER, Archibald - [British colonial jurist; C-J of Dominica.]

 

GLOUCESTER, William Warburton, Bishop of - A Sermon Preached before the Incorporated Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts; at their meeting in the parish church of St Mary-Le-Bow, on Friday, February 21, 1766. (London: Printed by E Owen & T Harrison) xxxii,68 pages 21 cm 4to pamph, 1766. Church. Religion. Anglicans. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Critical of the argument that the condition of the slave was improved by removal to the WI. One of the earliest published denunciations of the slave trade. By a British Anglican clergyman (1698-1779); bishop of Gloucester. Exceptionally scarce. BL, DNB, Han, Rag, Sab 101276.

 

GLOUCESTER, Prince William Frederick, Duke of – [Member of the British royal family (1776-1834); emancipationist; president of the African Institution and of the Society for the Mitigation and Gradual Abolition of Slavery throughout the British Dominions. See: Z Macaulay. Web page.]

 

GLOUDON, Ancile, and Cicely TOBISCH - Orchids of Jamaica. (Mona: UWI, The Press) xxxi,222 pages 23 cm pb, ills, many col photos, 1 map, biblio, index, 1995. Botany. Horticulture. Orchids. Jamaica. BL, LOC.

 

GLOVER, John Neville, ed - Laws of the Turks and Caicos Islands, Revised Edition, 1969. (London: Eyre & Spottiswoode) 2 vols, 1506 pages, 1970. Law. Statutes. Turks & Caicos Islands. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Vol III, pages 1511-2198, was published in 1972, and a continuation volume of 401 pages  in 1974. Replaces the Cundall edition. Com, LOC, New, Pat.

 

[GLOVER, Richard] - The Evidence Delivered on the Petition Presented by the West-India Planters and Merchants to the Honourable House of Commons as it Was Introduc'd at the Bar, and Summ'd up By Mr Glover. (sl, [London]) 95 pages 8vo pamph, [1775]. Colonial administration. Trade. Caribbean area. The same as "The Substance of the Evidence . . ." Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, Rag, Sab 23302, 27606.

 

GLOVER, Richard - The Substance of the Evidence on the Petition Presented by the West India Planters and Merchants to the Honourable House of Commons, as it Was Introduced at the Bar, and Summ’d up by Mr Glover. (London: Printed by HS Woodfall for T Cadell) 47 pages 8vo pamph, [1775] 1st ed; (New York: Reprinted by H Gaine) 75 pages 8vo pamph, 1775; (ibidem) 8vo, 1778. Colonial administration. Trade. Caribbean area. Replied to by "Remarks on the Evidence Delivered on the Petition Presented . . ." Another edition of "The Evidence Delivered . . ." 1st edition rare; other issues exceptionally scarce. Bar, Cu.W, Han, LOC, Rag, Sab 27610.

 

GLOVER, Richard - [British poet (1712-1785); he several times addressed the House of Commons as the merchants' representative. DNB.]

 


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