Mitchell's West Indian Bibliography

11th Edition: Don Mitchell QBE QC


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LOOBY, G - Design of a System of Agricultural Roads for the Proposed Orange Hill Development. (Washington, DC: OAS) 1986. Town and country planning. Agriculture. Public transportation. Roads. Orange Hill Estate. St Vincent. A technical assistance report.


LOOF, PAA – Freshwater Nematodes from Surinam Collected by J van der Land. (Leiden: Rijksmuseuum van Natuurlijke Historie, Zoologische Verhandelingen, No 129) 46 pages pamph, 1973. Zoology. Invertebrates. Freshwater nematodes. Suriname. Com.


LOOK LAI, Walton – Indentured Labour, Caribbean Sugar. Chinese and Indian Migrants to the British West Indies, 1838-1918. (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, Studies in Atlantic History & Culture) xxviii,370 pages 24 cm hb, 8 photos, 5 maps, biblio, index, dj, [ca 1993]. History. Sociology. Immigration. Indenture. Chinese. East Indians. Trinidad. Guyana. Jamaica. BL, Bow, LOC.


LOOK LAI, Walton – [Trinidadian scholar with an MA in jurisprudence and a PhD in history from Oxford U.]


LOOK LAI, Walton, comp – The Chinese in the West Indies, 1806-1995: A Documentary History. (Mona: UWI, The Press) xxxii,338 pages pb, tables, ills, photos, maps, biblio, 1997; (ibidem) xxxii,338 pages 23 cm pb, 30 ills, 5 maps, biblio, 1998. History. Immigration. Chinese. Caribbean area. Foreword by Bridget Brereton. BL, LOC.


LOONEY, Robert E - The Jamaican Economy in the 1980s: Economic Decline and Structural Adjustment. (Boulder, CO: Westview P, Westview Special Studies on Latin America & the Caribbean) xiii,257 pages 23 cm pb, 1987. Economics. Debt. Structural adjustment. Jamaica. By a US economist. BL, LOC.


LÓPEZ, Adalberto – [See: LOPEZ]


LOPEZ, Adalberto, ed - The Puerto Ricans: Their History, Culture, and Society. (Cambridge, MA: Schenkman Books) xi,490 pages 22 cm hb, biblio, [ca 1980]; (ibidem) xi,490 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, [ca 1980]. History. Puerto Rico. A later edition of “Puerto Rico and the Puerto Ricans.” Includes new essays on women, migration, and the Taino Indians. BL, Bow, Cev, Gos, LOC.


LOPEZ, Adalberto, and James PETRAS, ed - Puerto Rico and Puerto Ricans: Studies in History and Society. (Cambridge, MA: Schenkman Publishing Co. New York: Halstead P, John Wiley & Sons) xi,499 pages 23 cm hb, 1 map, biblio, 1974 1st ed; (ibidem) xi,499 pages pb, 1 map, biblio, 1974. History. Puerto Rico. Deals with Spanish colonialism, US colonialism, and mainland Puerto Ricans. Presents the radical and nationalist viewpoint. BL, Cev, Gos, LOC.


LÓPEZ, Alfredo – [See: LOPEZ]


LOPEZ, Alfredo - Dona Licha: The History of Puerto Rico. (Boston, MA: South End P) 240 pages, 1985. History. Colonial administration. Dona Licha. Puerto Rico. Bow.


LOPEZ, Alfredo - Dona Licha's Island: Modern Colonialism in Puerto Rico. (Boston, MA: South End P) viii,178 pages 23 cm hb, biblio, [ca 1987]; (ibidem) viii,178 pages 23 cm pb, biblio, 1987. Colonial administration. Economics. Dona Licha. Puerto Rico. BL, Bow, Gos, LOC.


LOPEZ, Alfredo - The Puerto Rican Papers: Notes on the Re-Emergence of a Nation. (Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Company Inc) xii,383 pages 24 cm, biblio, [1973]. Sociology. Race relations. Racism. Migration. New York City. Puerto Rico. Expresses the anger, frustration, and feelings of many Puerto Ricans. Cev, LOC.


LOPEZ, Alfredo - [NY-born militant PR nationalist (1949-). LOC.]


LOPEZ, Benji – [See: BB Levin.]






LOPEZ, L - Puerto Rico: Success Story of the Caribbean. (New York) 128 pages, 1965. Descriptive. Economics. Puerto Rico. Bay.


LÓPEZ, Lloyd J – [See: LOPEZ]


LOPEZ, Lloyd J – Report Resolutions: Roman Catholic Diocesan Synod I. (Belize City: Diocese of Belize City and Belmopan) 40 pages pamph, 1990. Church. Religion. Roman Catholics. Belize. Considers the synod topics. Wri


LÓPEZ, Mercedes – [See: LOPEZ]


LOPEZ, Mercedes – [Photographer. See: G Holland.]


LÓPEZ, Narcisco – [See: LOPEZ]


LOPEZ, Narcisco - [Cuban patriot (1797-1851). See: RG Caldwell; and S Delapain; and R Hardy; and "Life of General Narcisco Lopez . . .;" and AC Quisenberry; and C Villaverde y de la Paz; and TW Wilson.]


LOPEZ, Suzanne, and Rhona BAPTISTE et al - The 90 Most Prominent Women in Trinidad & Tobago. (Port-of-Spain: Trinidad Express Newspapers, Express Books, No 4) 80 pages 28 cm, many ills, [ca 1991]. Descriptive. Gender studies. Women. Trinidad. Tobago. Collective biography. BL, Gos, LOC.




LOPEZ BARALT, Jose – The Policy of the United States towards its Dependencies, with Special Reference to Puerto Rico. (San Juan: Editorial de la Universidad de Puerto Rico) xii,378 pages 23 cm, 1999. Colonial administration. US dependencies. Puerto Rico. LOC.


LOPEZ BARALT, Jose – Some Aspects of the Constitutional Relations between Puerto Rico and the United States. (Worcester, MA) 105 pages, 1930. Colonial administration. Law. Constitutional. Status. Puerto Rico. Bay.


LOPEZ BARALT, Jose – Some Aspects of the Territorial Policies of Congress with Special Reference to Puerto Rico. (Río Piedras) 1938. Colonial administration. Congress. Puerto Rico. Scarce. Bay.


LOPEZ BARALT, Jose – [PR author (1906-1969). LOC.]






LOPEZ-FRESQUET, Rufo - My Fourteen Months with Castro. (Cleveland, OH: World Publishing Co) xvi,223 pages 22 cm, frontis, [ca 1966]. Descriptive. Fidel Castro. Communist Cuba. By Castro's Minister of the Treasury in the first 14 months of his government (1911-?); subsequently chose exile. Bay, Chi, LOC, Tra.


LOPINOT, Charles Joseph, Compt de – [See: JD Elder.]


LORANT, Stefan, ed – The New World: The First Pictures of America Made by John White and Jacques Le Moyne and Engraved by Theodore de Bry . . . (New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce) 284 pages, plates, 1946. Discovery. Exploration. John White. Jacques Le Moyne. Theodore de Bry. America. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. My.A, My.R.


LORD, Thomas - [Bishop of Barbados. See: T Parry.]


Lords Committee on the Distressed Condition of the West Indian Colonies . . . [See: “Report of the Lords Committee on the . . .”]


Lords of the Committee of Council Appointed for the Consideration of all Matters . . . [See: “Report of the Lords of the Committee . . .”]


Lords of the Committee of Privy Council, Appointed for all Matters Relating to Trade and Foreign Plantations . . . [See: C Jenkinson.]


LORENZO, Orestes - Wings of the Morning: The Flights of Orestes Lorenzo. (New York: St Martin's P) 320 pages 24 cm, ills, [ca 1994]. International relations. Military. Airforce. Cuba. The memoirs of a Cuban airforce pilot who defected to the US in 1991. Bow, LOC, Stu.


LORGE, Antonio, ed - Cuba: What's Next. (Coral Gables: U of Miami) 32 pages pamph, 1992. International relations. Communist Cuba. Bow.




LORIMER, Joyce, ed - English and Irish Settlement on the River Amazon, 1550-1646. (London: Hakluyt Society, 2nd Series, No 171) xxvi,499 pages 23 cm hb, 5 maps, biblio, index, 1989. History. Settlements. English. Irish. River Amazon. Guyana. Brazil. BL, LOC.


LORIMER, William – Porto Rico. Speech of the Hon William Lorimer . . . (Washington, DC: Gov’t Printer) pamph, 1900. Colonial administration. Taxation. Tariffs. Puerto Rico. A speech. By a US congressman. Scarce. LOC.


LORINZ, L - A Limited Marketing Plan for St Lucia. (Rome: FAO) 1966. Agriculture. Small farming. Marketing. St Lucia. A technical assistance report.


LORINZ, L - Report to the Government of St Lucia on Markets for West Indian Fruits and Vegetables in North America and the European Common Market Countries. (Castries: Gov’t Printer) 1967. Agriculture. Small farming. Tropical fruit. Vegetables. Marketing. St Lucia. An official government report.


LORNE, John Douglas Sutherland Campbell, Marquis of - A Trip to the Tropics and Home through America. By John DSC, Marquis of Lorne . . . (London: Hurst & Blackett) xii,357 pages 23 cm hb, 1867. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A travelogue. For the 2nd edition see: Duke of Argyll. Scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC.


LOSCOMBE, AR - The 1st West India Regiment. A Brief Historical Sketch. (London) 20 pages pamph, ills, [1905]. History. Military. Regiments. 1st West India Regiment. Caribbean area. Scarce. RES.


LOSH, James - The Speech of James Losh, Esq, in the Guildhall, Newcastle upon Tyne, on the 31st March, 1824 at a meeting of the inhabitants called by the Right Worshipful the Mayor: For the Purpose of Petitioning Parliament for the Improvement and Gradual Emancipation of the Slave Population in the British Colonies. (Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Printed by T&J Hodgson) 12 pages 8vo pamph, 1824. Colonial administration. Slavery. East/West India produce controversy. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. A speech. Favours equalization of the sugar duties. Exceptionally scarce. BL, GL, Rag.


LOSH, James - [British abolitionist (1763-1833).]


LOSH, James, and William KNIBB - Speeches of James Losh, Esq, and the Rev William Knibb on the Immediate Abolition of British Colonial Slavery, Delivered at a Public Meeting . . . (Newcastle-upon-Tyne: T Blackwell & Co) 24 pages 12mo pamph, 1833. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. A collection of anti-slavery speeches. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Rag.


Loss of His Majesty's Ship Centaur, of seventy-four guns, the 23d of September, 1782 . . . [See: JN Inglefield.]


LOT, M Mahn – [See: MAHN-LOT]


LOUAT, Frédéric – [See: LOUAT, Frederic]


LOUAT, Frederic, and Margaret GROSH, and Jacques VAN DER GAAG - Welfare Implications of Female Headship in Jamaican Households. (Washington, DC: World Bank) xi,79 pages 28 cm, [ca 1993]. Sociology. Social welfare. Gender studies. Women. Economics. Households. Headship. Jamaica. Bob, LOC.




LOUBRIEL, Oscar – Final Report on the Effectiveness of Two University Courses. (Río Piedras: U of Puerto Rico) 104 pages, tables, 1 map, 1963. Education. Universities. Puerto Rico. Demonstrated the effectiveness of the use of television as a means to broaden the education of teachers. Viv.


LOUGHEED, Vivien – Central America by Chickenbus. (Prince George, BC: Repository P) 257 pages, maps, 1988, 2nd ed. Travel. Descriptive. Central America. Belize. A guidebook for tourists. Includes a brief history of Belize, geography, money, visas, laws, bus routes, car rentals, ferry timetables, places to stay, sights to see. Wri.


LOUISY, Pearlette – [St Lucia-born educator, governor-general of St Lucia.]


LOUISY, Pearlette, and Paule TURMEL-JOHN - A Handbook for Writing Creole. (Castries: Research St Lucia Publications) 11 pages 27 cm pamph, [ca 1983]. Linguistics. Creole. St Lucia. BL, LOC, Mom.


LOUNSBURY, RG – Materials in the National Archives Relating to the Caribbean Region. (Washington, DC) 1942. Archives. National archives. Caribbean area. Tra.




LOURIE, I – Haiti: Land of Handicraft and Masterpieces, Mahogany, Sisal, Palm Leaf. A Short Survey for Businessmen and Tourists. (Port-au-Prince: Impremerie de l’état) 19 pages 24 cm pamph, ills, [ca 1940]. Descriptive. Handicraft. Haiti. A guidebook for businesspersons. Scarce. Lag, LOC.


LOURIE, I – Haiti: The Ally of the Democracies. (Port-au-Prince) 60 pages pamph, 1942. Descriptive. Haiti. A WW II study. Scarce. Bay, Lag, Tra.


LOVE, Robert – [Bahamas-born physician (1835-1914); editor of the ‘Jamaica Advocate’; elected to the Kingston City Council and the Legislative Council; advocated land reform and civil rights; launched the Jamaican branch of the Pan-African Association started in London in 1900 by H Sylvester Williams; his fierce attacks on race and class prejudices were a major influence on Marcus Garvey. See: WA Roberts, “Six Great Jamaicans . . . “]


LOVELL, Harold, ed - Antigua Grammar School, 1884-1984: Centenary Magazine. (St John's: Antigua Printing & Publishing Co) 46 pages pamph, photos, 1984. Education. Antigua Grammar School. Antigua & Barbuda. By an Antiguan barrister and politician. Be.A.


LOVELL, Langford - A Letter to a Friend, Relative to the Present State of the Island of Dominica. (Winchester: Printed by James Robbins) 39 pages 8vo pamph, 1818. Colonial administration. Trade. Blockades. Navigation Act. Dominica. The colonial carrying trade and the blockade of US shipping. Shows the injuries caused by restrictions on the US trade. By a British long-term resident. Very scarce. My.D, My.R, Pos, Rag, Sab 42383.


LOVELL, Trevor OB - Broiler Production: An Investment Study. (Bridgetown: Gov't Printer) 31 pages pamph, 1970. Agriculture. Poultry. Broilers. Economics. Barbados. An official government report. W&D.


LOVÉN, Sven – [See: LOVEN]


LOVEN, Sven - Origins of the Tainan Culture, West Indies. (Göteborg: Elanders boktryckeri aktiebolag) ix,696 pages 25 cm hb, 19 plates, 1 map, biblio, 1935; (New York: AMS Press) 696 pages 23 cm hb, 10 leaves of plates, 1979 rep. Archaeology. Island Caribs. Tainos. Caribbean area. Considered a classic example of solid scholarship. A useful account of the civilization of the aborigines. The English edition of his revised 2nd edition of his 1924 German work. By a Swedish archaeologist (1875-?). BL, Cev, Ch.H, Ch.T, Co.C, Com, Gos, Ing, Lag, LOC, My.A, Viv.


LOVETT, Richard - History of the London Missionary Society, 1795-1895. (London: Henry Frowde) 2 vols, 8vo, plates, maps, 1899; (Palmerston North, NZ: Massey U) xiv,474,797-832 pages 22 cm, 1972. Church. Religion. London Missionary Society. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. By the secretary of the Religious Tract Society (1851-1904). 1st edition very scarce, a limited edition of 250 signed copies. BL, LOC, RES.


LOVING, Henry - Correspondence with the Right Honourable Viscount Goderich . . . on the Subject of the Political Rights of the Free Coloured and Black Inhabitants of the Island of Antigua. (London) pamph, 1832. Colonial administration. Civil rights. Viscount Goderich. Antigua. He had been sent to London to campaign for the removal of civil disabilities of free coloureds. Exceptionally scarce. LOC.


Loving & Hill’s Pocket Almanack for the Year 1824: Bissextile or Leap Year Calculated for the Meridian of Antigua; and, with little or no variation, serving for the other Leeward Islands. (St John’s: Printed and Published at the Office of the Weekly Register) [66] pages 15 cm pamph, [1824]. Colonial administration. Descriptive. Antigua. Leeward Islands. An almanac. Very scarce.


LOVINSKI, Marie Therese Alourdes Macena Champagne – [Haitian-born voodoo priestess (1936-); practising in the USA; more commonly known as Mama Lola. See KM Brown.]


Low's Pocket Companion, and Complete Annual Leeward Island Register, for MDCCXCIV; Being the Second after Bissextile, or leap year. With many additions and Improvements. (Basseterre: Edward Luther Low) [16],17-60,[1] pages pb, [1793]. Descriptive. St Kitts. Antigua. Montserrat. Nevis. Virgin Islands. Leeward Islands. Very rare. Only one copy known, at the Massachusetts Historical Society. Seen in a 2008 sale catalogue of William Reese Company – Americana (New Haven, CT). Probably survived only because it was taken to Burlington, NJ, by its owner William Ridgeway who gave it to Joseph A Duzdale of that city in 1826.


LOW, Edward Luther – [English printer and bookseller in Basseterre; opened a branch of the family printing business in St Eustatia which he sold in 1794 and left the island when the economy of Statia declined; involved in the salt export business with the Turks Islands; also published the St Eustatius Gazette 1790-1794. Thomas writes that “printing was brought to this island as early as 1746, and may have been introduced two or three years sooner.  There were two printing houses established before 1775.  Much of the printing was devoted to publishing newspapers, law, ephemera, and other job printing.  Only four 18th century titles are recorded by the OCLC printed in Basseterre before 1800. See: “An Answer to the Reverend James Ramsay's . . .”; and “Laws of the Island of St Christopher . . . “; and “Low's Pocket Almanac . . . “; and SA Mathews; and J Peterkin. See also T Howe.]


LOW, George Augustus – The Belise Merchants Unmasked; or, a review of their late proceedings against Poyais, Etc. (London) 8vo pamph, 1824. International relations. Abortive colonies. Poyais. Belize. An exposee of the fraud perpetrated by Gregor MacGregor in 1820. Exceptionally scarce. BL.


LOW, Ruth Hull, and Rafael VALS, ed - St John Backtime: Eyewitness Accounts from 1718 to 1956. (Cruz Bay: Eden Hill P) 96 pages 20x26 cm pb, ills, [1] leaf of plates, maps, biblio, [ca 1985]. Descriptive. History. St John. Danish West Indies. A collection of articles on different aspects of the island of St John. BL, Bow, Gos, LOC.


Low Cost Housing in Jamaica: Study and Proposals for the Redevelopment of a Squatter Area in Trench Town, Kingston, Jamaica. (London: Shankland Cox) 104 pages, 1 folding map, biblio, 1971. Town and country planning. Urban housing. Trench Town. Kingston. Jamaica. A technical assistance report. Ing.


LOWE, John, Jr - Liberty or Death, a Tract, by which Is Vindicated the Obvious Practicability of Trading to the Coast of Guinea for its Natural Productions, in Lieu of the Slave Trade. (Manchester) 56 pages 4to pamph, 1789 1st ed; (London) 56 pages pamph, 1790. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Argues that other branches of African commerce will be more profitable than the slave trade. 1st edition rare; 2nd edition exceptionally scarce. Sab 42414.


[LOWE, Joseph] - An Enquiry into the State of the British West Indies. (London: C&R Baldwin) xix,160 pages 8vo, 1807 1st ed; (ibidem) xix,160 pages 8vo, 1807 2nd ed; (ibidem) 1807 3rd ed; (ibidem) xix,176 pages 21 cm 12mo, 1808 4th ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. A work in support of the Caribbean interest. Replied to by W Spence. All issues very scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, Rag, RES, Sab 42417.


LOWE, Percy Roycroft - A Naturalist on Desert Islands. (London: Witherby & Co) xii,300 pages 8vo, 32 plates, 3 maps, 1911; (New York: Charles Scribner's) xii,300 pages 22 cm hb, 33 photos, 2 maps, 1 col folding map, 1911. Descriptive. Ornithology. Nature studies. Swan Island, Blanquilla, Hermanos. By a British zoologist (1870-?); assistant keeper, Zoological Dep't, BM. BL, Gos, LOC, RES.


LOWE, Robson - The Codrington Correspondence, 1743-1851 . . . Being a Study of a Recently Discovered Dossier of Letters from the West Indian Islands of Antigua and Barbuda Mostly Addressed to the Codringtons of Dodington with Especial Reference to the History of those Adventurous Times and the Hitherto Unrecorded Postal History of the Antiguan Mail. (London: Robson Lowe) 112,xii pages 4to hb, 41 plates, 1 map, biblio, 1951. History. Plantations. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. Christopher Codrington. Barbuda. Antigua. A philatelic study. Be.A, BL, Co.C, Com.


LOWE, Robson - Encyclopaedia of British Empire Postage Stamps, 1639-1956. Vol VI. Leeward Islands. (London: Christie's Robson Lowe) 295 pages hb, many ills, dj, [1990]. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. Antigua. St Kitts. Montserrat. Leeward Islands.


LOWENTHAL, Abraham F - The Dominican Intervention. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP) x,246 pages 22 cm, biblio, index, 1972. International relations. US intervention, 1965. United States. Dominican Republic. A critical examination of the causes of the 1965 US intervention. BL, Gos, LOC.


LOWENTHAL, Abraham F, and Pamela K STARR - The United States and the Cuban Revolution, 1958-1960. (Washington, DC: Georgetown U Institute of Diplomacy) 50 pages pamph, 1994. International relations. United States. Cuba. Bow.


LOWENTHAL, David - West Indian Societies. (New York and London: Oxford UP for the IRR/ American Geographical Society, Research Series, No 26) xviii,385 pages 21 cm hb, 1 map, biblio, dj, 1972; (ibidem) xviii,385 pages 21 cm pb, 1 map, biblio, 1981. Sociology. Caribbean area. Accounts for the origin and nature of WI identity and the relationship with external forces; a richly informative volume on the non-Hispanic islands. Be.A, BL, Ch.T, Com, Gos, Ing, Jor, LOC, Mom, My.D, My.R, Pat, Pot, Pri, Viv, W&D.


LOWENTHAL, David - [British geographer (1923-?); professor of geography at U College, London. LOC.]


LOWENTHAL, David, ed - The West Indies Federation: Perspectives on a New Nation. (New York: Columbia UP, American Geographical Research Series, No 23) viii,142 pages 21 cm, tables, 1 map, biblio, 1961 1st ed; (London: Oxford UP) viii,142 pages, tables, 1 map, biblio, 1962; (Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing Group) viii,142 pages 23 cm hb, tables, 1 map, biblio, 1976 rep. Sociology. Politics. Integration. BWI Federation. Caribbean area. A collection of 4 essays on social and political topics concerning the birth of the short-lived BWI Federation; concentrates largely on characteristics that subsequently contributed to its dissolution. Bar, Bay, BL, Bow, Ch.T, Co.C, Com, Gos, Gri, LOC, My.R, Pot, Whi.


LOWENTHAL, David, and Lambros COMITAS, ed - The Aftermath of Sovereignty: West Indian Perspectives. (Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Anchor P) xvii,422 pages 18 cm pb, biblio, 1973. History. Slavery. Emancipation. Caribbean area. Chronicles the transition from slavery to freedom. Focuses on the shared experience of the territories and the common problems they face. A collection of 19 essays. The final volume in a series of 4. See also L Comitas. Ch.T, Com, Gos, Jor, LOC, My.R, New, Pot.


LOWENTHAL, David, and Lambros COMITAS, ed - Consequences of Class and Colour: West Indian Perspectives. (Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Anchor P) xx,334 pages 19 cm pb, biblio, 1973. Sociology. Race relations. Social classes. Caribbean area. A collection of18 articles in the 3rd of a series of 4 volumes. Com, Gos, Ing, LOC, My.R, New.


LOWENTHAL, Ira P – Commercial Activities in Rural Haiti: A Community-Centered Approach. (Port-au-Prince: IICA) 60 pages, 1974. Economics. Business development. Haiti. A technical assistance report. Lag.


LOWERY, J - Cotton Production, Nevis. Statistics and Evaluation. (Charlestown: CARDI) 1982. Agriculture. Cotton. Nevis. A technical assistance report.


LOWNDES, John - The Coffee Planter; or, An Essay On the Cultivation and Manufacturing of that Article of West India Produce. (London: C Lowndes) 76 pages 22 cm 8vo, 6 plates, 1807. Agriculture. Coffee. Plantations. Caribbean area. By a Dominican planter, and originally intended as a guide for his estate manager. Very scarce. LOC, My.R, Rag, Sab 42530.


LOWRY, [?] – [Jamaican (fl 1868); litigant in a case with Thomas Ingram. See: KEN Ingram, “The QC and the Middleman . . .”]


LOWTHER, Robert - [British colonial administrator; governor of Barbados. See: W Gordon; and "Letter from an Apothecary . . .;" and "The Self-Flatterer . . ."]


LOWY, Michael – The Marxism of Che Guevara. (New York and London: Monthly Review P) 127 pages 21 cm, 1973. Politics. Che Guevara. Cuba. Translated from the French by Brian Pearce. BL, Chi.


LOXTON, RF, and GK RUTHERFORD, and J SPECTOR - British Guiana, The Rupununi Savannas. (St Augustine: ICTA, Regional Research Centre, Soil and Land Use Survey No 2) 33 pages pamph, 1958. Agriculture. Soils. Land use. Rupunini Savannas. Guyana. A soil survey. Scarce. Co.C, Com, W&D.


LOZANO, Eduardo – Cuban Periodicals in the University of Pittsburgh Libraries. (Pittsburgh, PA: U of Pittsburgh Libraries) 67 pages pamph, 1971. History. Economics. Politics. Book production. Periodicals. Cuba. A bibliography. Chi.


[LUARD, EC] - The Overseer's Manual. (Georgetown: J Thompson) 308 pages 8vo, 1896 3rd ed. Agriculture. Sugar. Plantations. Overseers. Guyana. For the 1st edition see below. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W.


LUARD, EC, and FC THORPE, ed - Overseer's Manual. (Georgetown) 1882. Agriculture. Sugar. Plantations. Overseers. Guyana. For later editions see, FC Thorpe, and EC Luard above. Rare.


LUBBOCK, Neville - The Present Position of Our West Indian Colonies: A Paper Read before the Liverpool Chamber of Commerce. (London: The West India Committee) 12 pages pamph, 1890 1st ed; (sl, [Liverpool]: Liverpool Chamber of Commerce) 12 pages pamph, [1900]. Descriptive. Economics. Caribbean area. A speech. By the chairman of the WI Committee (1839-1914). 1st edition very scarce; 2nd edition scarce. My.R, RES, Wilk.


LUCAS, Charles Prestwood - A Historical Geography of the British Colonies. (Oxford: Clarendon P) 8 vols, diagrams, maps, 1888-1890 1st ed; (ibidem) 1905 2nd ed. Geography. British colonies. Caribbean area. Includes the WI, dealt with in Volume 2. By a British civil servant (1853-1931); head of the Dominions Dep't at the Colonial Office. 1st edition scarce. Bar, Bay, BL, Bo.C, Co.C, Com, Cu.W, LOC, My.D, My.R, Rag, RES.


LUCAS, Fielding - A New General Atlas of the West India Islands. (Baltimore: . . . Fielding Lucas, Jr) 4 pages 38 cm 4to, 21 col maps, [ca 1824] 1st ed; (ibidem) 1838. Descriptive. Cartography. Caribbean area. An atlas. Contains 21 maps in considerable detail. By a US cartographer (1781-1854). Very scarce and valuable. LOC, Rag, Sab 42611.


LUCAS, Isidro – Puerto Rican Dropouts in Chicago: Numbers and Motivations. (Washington, DC: US Office of Education) 100 leaves 28 cm, tables, questionnaire, biblio, 1971. Education. Dropouts. Migration. Chicago. Puerto Rico. An official government report. Concludes that 71.2% drop out before graduation. LOC, Viv.


LUCAS, W - Grants of Land in the Settlement of Barbados. (Bridgetown) 1647. Colonial administration. Grants of land. Settlement. Barbados. Exceptionally rare, no copy known. A questionable listing.


LUCE, Reginald William - Report of an Inquiry into the Need to Establish an Employment Service in St Lucia. (Castries: Gov't Printer) 33 pages 25 cm pamph, 1964. Industrial relations. Employment services. St Lucia. An official government report. Author (1893-?). Scarce. LOC, W&D.


LUCETTE, EH - Cooperation in Jamaica. [Kingston] 1945. Economics. Jamaica. A WW II study. Scarce.


LUCIE-SMITH, Edward – [See: JEM Lucie-Smith]


LUCIE-SMITH, John - Remarks on the Speeches Delivered in the Court of Policy of British Guiana by Chief Justice Beaumont on the 8th February 1865 . . . together with Speeches Delivered on the same Occasion. (Georgetown) xvi,23 pages pamph, [1865]. Colonial administration. Judiciary. Joseph Beaumont. Guyana. By a WI jurist; served as A-G of BG, and C-J of Jamaica. See: HF Figueroa. Rare. RES.


LUCIE-SMITH, John Edward McKenzie - The Burnt Child. (London: Gollancz) 189 pages 22 cm, 1976. Descriptive. Journalism. Jamaica. An autobiography. By a Jamaica-born poet, journalist, and broadcaster (1933-). Her, LOC.


LUCKHOO, Lionel Alfred – [Guyanese lawyer. See: F Archer.]


LUCKHOO, RH, ed – Law Reports of Guyana, 1971. (Georgetown: Guyana National Printers) xvii,554 pages, 1988. Law. Supreme Court. Guyana. A collection of case reports. LOC.


[LUCKOCK, Benjamin] - Jamaica: Enslaved and Free. (London: Religious Tract Society) vi,192 pages 15 cm 18mo hb, [1846]. History. Slavery. Church. Religion. Slavery. Emancipation. Jamaica. A sketch of the island's history and development, slave trade and its abolition, the work of the missionaries, the Christmas Rebellion of 1831, emancipation and apprenticeship, and the free labour regime. Scarce. BL, Cu.J, GL, LOC, Rag, RES, Sab 35596.


LUCKOCK, Benjamin - The Principles under which the Christian Lives, and Persuasion in Which he Dies: A Sermon Preached in St Pauls Church, Fredericksted, St Croix, April 20th, 1834, on the Death of William Henry Bard of New York, in his 19th Year. (New York: Protestant Episcopal Church) 27 pages 23 cm pamph, 1834. Church. Religion. William Henry Bard. St Croix. Danish West Indies. A sermon. Contains nothing concerning the WI. Very scarce. LOC.


LUCKOCK, Benjamin - The Terrors of the Storm at Barbados, Practically Remembered in a Thanksgiving Sermon Preached at the Parish Church of St John’s Antigua, on . . . the 16 of September, 1831: Being a Day of . . . Thanksgiving . . . for the Preservation of the Island from the Hurricane which Had Recently Devastated Barbados. (Walsall) 31 pages 8vo pamph, 1831. Disasters. Meteorology. Hurricanes. Barbados. Antigua. A sermon. Of no historical interest; his references to the experience are very general. Samuel Hyde also wrote on this hurricane. Very scarce. BL, LOC, Sab 42634.


LUDINGTON, Morris Hoadley - Bahamas Early Mail Service and Postal Markings. (sl [Burnt Mills, MD]: By the Author) ix,210 pages 24 cm, ills, 1982. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. Postal markings. Bahamas. LOC.


LUDINGTON, Morris Hoadley - Bahamas: The Locally Overprinted Special Delivery Stamps of 1916-1917. (London: Robson Lowe Ltd) 12 pages pamph, 1966. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. Overprints. Bahamas.


LUDINGTON, Morris Hoadley - Bermuda: The Handstruck Stamps and Cancellations. (London: Robson Lowe Ltd) 41 pages pamph, 1956. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. Handstruck stamps. Cancellations. Bermuda.


LUDINGTON, Morris Hoadley - Bermuda: The 1910-36 "Ship" Type Stamps. (London: Junior Philatelic Society) 35 pages pamph, 1955. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. Bermuda.


LUDINGTON, Morris Hoadley - Bermuda: The Post Office, Postal Markings, and Adhesive Stamps. (London: Robson Lowe) xiii,283 pages 25 cm, plates, maps, [1962]. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. Bermuda. BL, LOC.


LUDINGTON, Morris Hoadley - The Postal History and Postage Stamps of Bermuda. (Lawrence, MA: Quarterman) xiii,432 pages 24 cm, ills, 1978. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. Bermuda. LOC.


LUDINGTON, Morris Hoadley, and Geoffrey OSBORNE - Royal Mail Steam Packet to Bermuda and the Bahamas, 1842-1859. (London: Robson Low) 24 pages pamph, ills, maps, 1971. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. Royal Mail Steam Packet. Bahamas. Bermuda. Whi.


LUDINGTON, Morris Hoadley, and Gale J RAYMOND - Bahamas Islands: History and Catalogue of Handstamps and Cancellations, 1802-1967. (London: Robson Lowe Ltd) 66 pages pamph, plates, 5 maps, 1968. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. Handstamps. Cancellations. Bahamas. BL.


LUDLOW, John Malcolm Forbes - A Quarter Century of Jamaican Legislation. Jamaica Papers, No 4. (London: The Jamaica Committee) 99 pages 20 cm 8vo pamph, 1866. Law. Constitutional. Legislation. Jamaica. By a British social reformer, barrister and author (1821-1911). Very scarce. Bay, BL, DNB, LOC, RES, Sab 42655.


LUDLOW, WH - Zoning in Puerto Rico. (San Juan) 71 pages, 1946. Town and country planning. Zoning. Puerto Rico. Scarce. Bay.


LUE LIM, Gail - Jamaica's Financial System: Its Historical Development. (Kingston: Bank of Jamaica) 54 pages 28 cm pamph, [ca 1991]. History. Banking. Finance. Jamaica. Gos, LOC.


[LUFFMAN, John] - A Brief Account of the Island of Antigua: together with the Customs and Manners of its Inhabitants as Well White as Black: As Also an Accurate Statement of the Food, Clothing, Labour, and Punishment, of Slaves. In Letters to a Friend. Written in the Years 1786, 1787, 1788. (London: Printed by T Cadell) 180 pages 12mo, 1 map, 1789 1st ed; (London: J Luffman) 180 pages 12mo, 1 map, 1790 2nd rev ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Antigua. A pro-slavery work. Reprinted in Oliver's "History of the Island of Antigua." Answered by Adair, "Unanswerable Arguments . . ." By a British geographer, publisher, engraver, and goldsmith (1776-1820). 1st edition rare; 2nd edition exceptionally scarce. Bay, Be.A, BL, Cu.W, LOC, Rag, RES, Sab 42665.


LUGARD, Flora Louise, Lady – [See: F Shaw.]


LUGO, Ariel E - Development, Forestry and Environmental Quality in the Eastern Caribbean. (Río Piedras) 1985; (ibidem) 1986. Forestry. Environment. Caribbean area.


LUGO, Ariel E, ed - Case Studies on Forestry Activities in the Eastern Caribbean and Jamaica. (Río Piedras: U of Puerto Rico, Inst' of Tropical Forestry) 1984. Forestry. Caribbean area. Jamaica.


LUGO, Ariel E, and S BROWN, ed - Forestry in the Caribbean. Proceedings of the First Workshop of Caribbean Foresters. (Washington, DC) 1982. Forestry. Caribbean area. A collection of conference papers.


LUGO, Ariel E, and S BROWN, ed - Watershed Management in the Caribbean: Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop of Caribbean Foresters Held in Kingstown, St Vincent and the Grenadines, March 19-23, 1984. (Río Piedras: U of Puerto Rico) 157 pages 28 cm, ills, 1985. Forestry. Watershed management. Caribbean area. A collection of conference papers. LOC.


LUGO, Ariel E, and Loren B FORD, ed - Forest Recreation in the Caribbean Islands: Proceedings of the 3rd Meeting of the Caribbean Foresters Held in Guadeloupe may 19-23, 1986. (Río Piedras: U of Puerto Rico, Institute of Tropical Forestry) 94 pages 28 cm A4 pb, 1987. Forestry. Recreation. Caribbean area. A collection of conference papers. LOC.


LUGO, Marta - Routes: A Pocket Guide to Santo Domingo and its Surroundings. (Santo Domingo: Triunfo) 205 pages 16 cm, col ills, 36 pages of plates, maps, [ca 1988]. Travel. Descriptive. Dominican Republic. A guidebook for tourists. LOC.


LUGO, Marta - [US travel writer (1949-). BL.]


LUGO, Marta, and Marc PAULSEN, and Carlos GINEBRA – The Dominican Republic Guidebook. (Portland: Marc Paulsen P. Teaneck: Eurasia P, Columbus Guide Series) 350 pages 20 cm pb, ills, maps, index, 1989. Travel. Descriptive. Dominican Republic. A guidebook for tourists. BL, Bow, LOC.


LUGO, Salvador, and Luisa M CABARROUY DE ELIAS – Trends and Problems of the Local Puerto Rican-owned Manufacturing Industries. (San Juan: Interagency Strategy Committee of the Finance Council) 52 pages 28 cm, graphs, biblio, 1975. Economics. Manufacturing. Puerto Rico. A brief assessment, with statistics and graphs, of problems and trends in the local sector. Cev, LOC.


LUGO-ARROYO, J - An Analysis of the School-age Population of Puerto Rico. (Río Piedras) 34 pages pamph, 1962. Education. Puerto Rico. Bay.


LUGO-SILVA, Enrique - The Tugwell Administration in Puerto Rico, 1941-1946. (Río Piedras: sn) 185 pages 23 cm, plates, biblio, 1955. Colonial administration. Rexford Guy Tugwell. Puerto Rico. A republication of his thesis presented to Ohio State U; based on newspapers and public documents. Bay, Gri, LOC, Viv.


LUIS, William – Culture and Customs of Cuba. (Westport, CN: Greenwood P, Culture & Customs of Latin America & the Caribbean) xxi,191 pages 25 cm, ills, [14] pages of plates, 1 map, biblio, index, 2000. Descriptive. Visual arts. Sociology. Culture. Customs. Cuba. BL, LOC.


LUIS, William – Dance between Two Cultures: Latino Caribbean Literature Written in the United States. (Nashville: Vanderbilt U) xxii,352 pages 25 cm, biblio, index, 1997. Literary criticism. Sociology. Culture. Latinos. Migration. United States. Caribbean area. BL, LOC.


LUIS, William – Literary Bondage: Slavery in Cuban Narrative. (Austin: U of Texas P, The Texas Pan American Series) xi,312 pages 24 cm, biblio, 1990. Literary criticism. Slavery. Cuba. BL, Bow, Gos, LOC, Stu.


LUIS, William, ed - Voices from Under: Black Narrative in Latin America and the Caribbean. (Westport, CT: Greenwood P, Contributions in Afro-American & African Studies) xxii,263 pages 25 cm, 1984. Literary criticism. Black narrative. Latin America. Caribbean area. Gos, LOC.


LUKE, Harry Charles Joseph - Caribbean Circuit. (London: Nicholson & Watson) xv,262 pages 22 cm hb, 7 ills, 32 plates, 8 maps, 1950 1st ed; (ibidem) xv,262 pages 22 cm hb, 7 ills, 32 plates, 8 maps, 1952 rep. Descriptive. Colonial administration. Caribbean area. An autobiography; anecdotal account of his colonial service between 1943 and 1947. By a British colonial administrator (1884-1969). Bar, Bay, BL, Co.C, Com, Gos, LOC, My.D, My.R.


LUKE, Learie B – Identity and Secession in the Caribbean: Tobago versus Trinidad, 1889-1990. (Kingston: UWI Press) 344 pages pb, 2007. History. Politics. Secession. Self-government. Identity. Tobago. Trinidad. By the chairman and assistant professor in the Department of Social Sciences at South Carolina State U.


LUKE, Stephen Elliot Vyvyan - Development and Welfare in the West Indies, 1953. (London: Colonial Office) 125 pages, [ca 1954]. Colonial administration. Social welfare. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Scarce. Co.C, Com.


LUKE, Stephen Elliot Vyvyan - Development and Welfare in the West Indies, 1954. (London: Colonial Office) 129 pages, [ca 1955]. Colonial administration. Social welfare. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Scarce. Co.C, Com.


LUKE, Stephen Elliot Vyvyan - Development and Welfare in the West Indies, 1955-1956. (London: HMSO, Col No 335) 140 pages, 1957. Colonial administration. Social welfare. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Scarce. Co.C, Com.


LUKE, Stephen Elliot Vyvyan - Development and Welfare in the West Indies, 1957. (London: HMSO, Col No 337) 144 pages, 1958. Colonial administration. Social welfare. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Scarce. Bay, Co.C, Com, My.R.


LUKE, Stephen Elliot Vyvyan - [British colonial administrator.]


LUMB, Charles F - The Lumb Commission Report. Jamaica Commission to Enquire into the System of Education. [Kingston?] 1898. Colonial administration. Education. Jamaica. An official government report. Very scarce.


LUMSDEN, Ian - Machos, Maricones, and Gays: Cuba and Homosexuality. (Philadelphia: Temple UP) xxvii,263 pages 22 cm hb, 1996; (ibidem) xxvii,263 pages 22 cm pb, 1996. Sociology. Gender studies. Sexuality. Communist Cuba. BL, Bow, LOC, Stu.


LUMSDEN, May - The Barbados-American Connection: The Story of a Mini-Country and a Giant. (Bedford, NS: The Layne Co) 65 pages 21 cm pb, ills, [8] pages of plates, index, [ca 1982] 1st ed; (Basingstoke: Macmillan Caribbean) 98 pages 22 cm pb, plates, index, 1988; (ibidem) 104 pages, [date]. History. International relations. United States. Barbados. By a US citizen resident in Barbados since 1970. BL, LOC, New, Pot.


[LUNAN, John, Jr] - The Jamaica Magistrate's and Vestryman's Assistant, Containing a Digest of all the Laws of the Island Alphabetically Arranged from 33 Charles II to 8 George IV. (St Jago de la Vega: Office of the St Jago de la Vega Gazette) 320 pages 8vo, 1828. Law. Statutes. Magistrates. Vestrymen. Jamaica. A digest of the laws, 1681-1827. Exceptionally scarce. LOC, Rag, RES, Sab 35599.


LUNAN, John, Sr - An Abstract of the Laws of Jamaica from 33 Car. II to 59 Geo. III . . . Relating to Slaves. With the Slave Law at length. Also, an appendix, containing an abstract of the acts of Parliament relating to the abolition of the slave-trade. (St Jago de la Vega: Printed at the office of the Saint Jago de la Vega Gazette) xv,192 pages 29x22 cm 4to, 1819. Law. Statutes. Slavery. Slave trade. Jamaica. A digest of the laws. Exceptionally scarce. BL, GL, Jor, LOC, Pat, Rag, Sab 35612, 42682.


LUNAN, John, Sr - Hortus Jamaicesis, or a Botanical Description. (According to the Linnean System) and an Account of the Virtues, etc, of its Indigenous Plants Hitherto Unknown, as also of the Most Useful Exotics. Compiled from the Best Authorities, and Alphabetically Arranged. (St Jago de la Vega) 2 vols, 538+402 pages 27 cm 4to, 1814. Botany. Endemic plants. Jamaica. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.J, LOC, Rag, RES, Sab 42683.


LUNDAHL, Mats - Farm Size in Haiti. (Boston: Center for LA Development Studies) 1975. Agriculture. Small farming. Economics. Haiti. Car.


LUNDAHL, Mats – Government and Inefficiency in the Haitian Economy: The Nineteenth Century Legacy. (sl: Reprint Series, Nationalekonomiska institutionen vid Lunds Universitet, No 100) 1985. History. Economics. Politics. Haiti. Reg.


LUNDAHL, Mats - Haitian Economy: Man, Land and Markets. (London and New York: St Martin's P) 290 pages 23 cm, ills, 2 maps, biblio, index, 1983. Agriculture. Small farming. Economics. Marketing. Haiti. BL, Gos, LOC.


LUNDAHL, Mats - Peasants and Poverty: A Study of Haiti. (New York: St Martins P. London: Croom Helm) 699 pages 23 cm, ills, biblio, [ca 1979]; (New York: St Martin’s P) 699 pages 23 cm, ills, 1979. Agriculture. Small farming. Sociology. Economics. Poverty. Haiti. Car, Ch.H, Gos, Lag, LOC.


LUNDAHL, Mats - Politics or Markets? Essays on Haitian Underdevelopment. (London and New York: Routledge) xvi,519 pages 24 cm hb, 1992. Agriculture. Small farming. Economics. Marketing. Haiti. LOC, Whi.


LUNDAHL, Mats - The Price of Agricultural Labour in Haiti. (Boston: Center for LA Development Studies) 1975. Agriculture. Small farming. Industrial relations. Economics. Haiti. Car.


LUNDAHL, Mats - Towards the Abyss? The Political Economy of Emergency in Haiti. (Helsinki: UNU World Institute for Development Economics Research) vii,45 pages 30 cm pamph, biblio, [ca 1997]. Agriculture. Small farming. Politics. Economics. Haiti. BL, LOC.


LUNDAHL, Mats - [Swedish economist (1946-). LOC.]


LUNDELL, Cyrus Longworth - The 1936 Michigan-Carnegie Botanical Expedition to British Honduras. (Washington, DC: Carnegie Inst) 57 pages pamph, maps, biblio, 1940. Botany. Mayas. Expeditions. Belize. See also "Botany of the Maya Area . . ." By a US botanist (1907-1994); while working as a physiologist at the Tropical Plant Research Foundation in Washington he assisted British Honduras with experiments on the sapodilla tree which yielded chicle for the US chewing gum industry; in 1931 he discovered the Maya city of Calakmul which had been hidden in the jungle for 1000 years. Woo.


LUNDIUS, Jan – The Great Power of God in San Juan Valley: Syncretism and Messianism in the Dominican Republic. (Stockholm: Almquist & Wiksell International) 418 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, [ca 1995]. Sociology. Religion. Syncretism. Messianism. Dominican Republic. Based on extensive fieldwork. A local messianic peasant religion is related to its immediate environment, as well as the geographic, historical and socio-economic factors that have been crucial for its development; comparisons are made between similar phenomena in other regions of the world; a variety of socio-religious concepts is explained and a historical analysis is presented, tracing their roots in different cultures. A re-publication of his 1995 PhD thesis at Lunds U. BL.


LUNDIUS, Jan – Voodoo, Hispanidad, and Noirisme: Popular Religion and the Search for Cultural Identity in the Dominican Republic and Haiti. (Stockholm: Lund U, Minor Field Studies Series, No 9) 1989. Religion. Voodoo. Hispanidad. Noirisme. Culture. Identity. Dominican Republic. Haiti. Anthropology. BL.


LUNDIUS, Jan – [Swedish author and educator (1954-); husband of R Vargas-Lundius. Webpage: Web page.]


LUNDIUS, Jan, and Mats LUNDAHL – Peasants and Religion: A Socioeconomic Study of Dios Olivoro and the Palma Sola Movement in the Dominican Republic. (London and New York: Routledge) xxiv,774 pages 24 cm hb, ills, plates, maps, biblio, index, 1999. Religion. Palma Sola movement. Dominican Republic. A study of the impact of modernisation processes on a rural area. Presents in-depth descriptions of a local religion led by Olivorio Mateo. Emphasis is put on the historical development of certain economic and religious patterns. By analysing how religious concepts and rituals develop and change over time a description is offered of how particular groups of peasants react to thorough socio-economic changes. BL, LOC.




LUNDY, Patricia – Debt and Adjustment: Social and Environmental Consequences in Jamaica. (Aldershot, VT: Ashgate, Studies in Green Research Series) xi,105 pages 22 cm, biblio, [ca 1999]. Economics. Debt problems. Structural adjustment. Jamaica. BL, LOC.


LUNING, Henk A - The Economic Transformation of Family Rice-Farming in Surinam. (Wageningen: Pudoc Centre for Agricultural Publishing & Documentation) 81 pages 24 cm, 1969. Agriculture. Vegetables. Rice. Economics. Small farming. Suriname. Bro, LOC.


LUNT, Lawrence K – Leave Me My Spirit. (Encampment, WY: Affiliated Writers of America) 1990. International relations. Espionage. Cuba. A purported first-hand account of a US spy in Cuba captured by Castro.


LUNTTA, Karl – [Travel writer (1955-). See: “Caribbean Handbook . . .; “ and “Caribbean Vacations . . .;” and “Jamaica Handbook . . . “]


LUQUE ESCALONA, Roberto - The Tiger and the Children: Fidel Castro and the Judgment of History. (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers UP, Transaction P) 212 pages 23 cm hb, 1992; (ibidem) 212 pages 23 cm pb, 1992. Politics. Communist Cuba. Translated by Manuel A Tellechea. Author (1936-). Bow, Gos, LOC, Stu.


LURIE, Richard G - Passports and Profits: Pan Am’s Guide to Doing Business in 105 Countries. (New York: Doubleday) 672 pages 21 cm, ills, maps, [ca 1964]. Descriptive. Economics. Trade. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. A guidebook for businesspersons; advice for businesspersons doing business in various countries. LOC.


LURRY-WRIGHT, Jerome Wendell - Custom and Conflict on a Bahamian Out-Island. (New York: UP of America) xxii,188 pages 22 cm pb, [ca 1987]. Sociology. Law. Customs. Conflict. Mayaguana Island. Out Islands. Bahamas. By a US anthropologist (1941-). Bow, Gos, LOC.


LUSHINGTON, Stephen - Speech Delivered at a General Meeting of the Society for the Abolition of Slavery, April 23, 1831. (sl, [London]: S Bagster, Printer) 7 pages pamph, [1831]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. A speech. See also "Reply to the Speech of . . ." By a British barrister, reformer and abolitionist (1782-1873); MP for Tower Hamlets in London, 1806-1841; responsible for the measure ending the intercolonial slave trade; subsequently an Admiralty judge in London; a celebrated supporter of free blacks and coloureds, he successfully took up the case of the deportees Lescesne and Escoffery, and had Bridges' "Annals of Jamaica," which libelled them, suppressed. See: E Archer; and [?] Barrett; and “Report of a Debate in the House of Commons, June the 16th 1825 . . . ;” and Louis Celeste Lescesne. Very scarce. Cu.W, DNB, LOC, Rag.


LUSHINGTON, Stephen Rumbold - The Life and Services of General Lord Harris, GCB, during his Campaigns in America, the West Indies, and India. (London: John W Parker) xv,551 pages 22 cm 8vo, 1840 1st ed; (ibidem) xxiv,387 pages 17 cm post 8vo, 1845 2nd rev ed. Descriptive. Colonial administration. George Harris. Caribbean area. A biography. By a British colonial administrator (1776-1868); governor of Madras, and British MP; Lord Harris' son-in-law. 1st edition very scarce, 2nd edition scarce. BL, DNB, LOC, Rag, Sab 42719.


LUSHINGTON, W - The Interests of Agriculture and Commerce Inseparable. (London: Edmund Lloyd) 72 pages 8vo pamph, 1808. Colonial administration. Slavery. Economics. Trade. East/West India produce controversy. British Empire. Caribbean area. Favours support of WI sugar. By the Grenada agent in London. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, Rag, Sab 42720.


LUSTER, Robert E - The Amelioration of the Slaves in the British Empire, 1790-1833. (New York: Peter Lang Publishers) xi,186 pages 24 cm hb, biblio, index, [ca 1995]. History. Slavery. Amelioration. British Empire. Caribbean area. Author (1954-). BL, Bow, LOC.


LUSTY, FC - How William Knibb Fought Slavery and Won Freedom. (London: Arthur A Stockwell) 48 pages 8vo pamph, [1904]. Descriptive. Church. Religion. Baptists. Slavery. William Knibb. Jamaica. A biography. Introduction by John Clifford. Scarce. BL, Cu.W, Rag.


LUTCHMAN, Harold Alexander - Constitutional Developments in Guyana during the Second World War. (Georgetown: UG, Dep’t of Political Science, Occasional Papers No 1) 30 leaves 28 cm pamph, 1972. Law. Constitutional. Guyana. A WW II study. BL, Com, LOC.


LUTCHMAN, Harold Alexander - The 1891 Constitutional Change and Representation in the Former British Guiana. (Georgetown: Critchlow Labour College, CLC Political Science Series) 29 pages 21 cm pamph, [ca 1967]. History. Law. Constitutional. Guyana. BL, Com, LOC.


LUTCHMAN, Harold Alexander - From Colonialism to Co-operative Republic: Aspects of Political Development in Guyana. (Río Piedras: U of Puerto Rico, ICS, Caribbean Monograph Series, No 9) xi,291 pages 24 cm pb, biblio, 1974. History. Politics. Guyana. BL, Gos, LOC, New.


LUTCHMAN, Harold Alexander - Interest Representation in the Public Service: A History of the Guyana Public Service Association. (Georgetown: Auto Print Guyana) ix,309 pages 23 cm, [ca 1973]. Public administration. Industrial relations. History. Guyana. LOC.


LUTCHMAN, Harold Alexander - Patronage in a Colonial Society: A Study on the Former British Guiana. (Georgetown: Critchlow Labour College, CLC Political Science Series) 16 pages 22 cm pamph, 1970. History. Colonial administration. Guyana. BL, LOC.


LUTCHMAN, Harold Alexander - Race and the Public Service in Guyana. (Turkeyen: UG) 38 pages, [ca 1971]. Politics. Sociology. Race relations. Guyana. New.


LUTCHMAN, Harold Alexander - Some Aspects of the Crown Colony System of Government with Special Reference to British Guiana. (Georgetown: Critchlow Labour College Political Science Series) 61 pages 28 cm pamph, [1970]. History. Colonial administration. Crown Colonies. Guyana. BL, Com, LOC.


LUTCHMAN, Harold Alexander, and Perry MARS, and Herb ADDO, ed – Selected Issues in Guyanese Politics. (Turkeyen: UG, Dep’t of Political Science & Law) 298 pages 27 cm, 1976. Politics. Guyana. LOC, New.


LUTJENS, Sheryl L – The State, Bureaucracy, and the Cuban Schools: Power and Participation. (Boulder, CO: Westview P, Latin American Perspectives Series, No 17) xiii,239 pages 24 cm, biblio, index, 1996. Education. State. Bureaucracy. Cuba. BL.


LUTZ, William - Let's Visit the Netherlands Antilles. (New York: Chelsea House) 92 pages 21 cm hb, 57 col and b&w ills, 1987. Descriptive. Aruba. Bonaire. Curacao. Netherlands Antilles. A children's book. LOC, Whi.


LUX, William - Historical Dictionary of the British Caribbean. (Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow P, Historical Dictionaries Series, No 12) 266 pages 22 cm hb, biblio, 1975. Geography. History. Caribbean area. A reference work. An alphabetical listing and description of important historical people, places and events in the BWI. Author (1938-). Be.A, Car, Ch.T, Com, Gos, LOC, My.R, Rex, Woo.


LUXNER, Larry – Puerto Rico. (sl [Hong Kong]: APA Productions, Insight Pocket Guide) 95 pages 23 cm, col ills, col maps, [ca 1995]. Travel. Descriptive. Puerto Rico. A guidebook for tourists. LOC.


LYALL, Bob - The Tokens, Checks, Metallic Tickets, Passes and Tallies of the British Caribbean and Bermuda. (Lake Mary) 207 pages hb, many ills, 1988. Hobbies. Coin collecting. Numismatics. Tokens. Checks. Tickets. Passes. Tallies. Caribbean area. Bermuda.


LYDE, LW – Geography of North America Including the West Indies. (London: Blacks’ School Geography) 116 pages, 1902. Geography. Education. North America. Caribbean area. A secondary school textbook. Lag.


LYE, Keith - Let's Go to Cuba. (Danbury, CT: Franklin Watts) 32 pages 22 cm hb, col ills, [ca 1987]. Descriptive. Cuba. A children's book. LOC, Whi.


LYE, Keith - Let's Go to Jamaica. (Danbury, CT: Franklin Watts) 32 pages 22 cm hb, col ills, [ca 1988]. Descriptive. Jamaica. A children's book. LOC, Whi.


LYE, Keith - Let's Take a Trip to the West Indies. (London and New York: Franklin Watts) 32 pages 22 cm, col ills, [ca 1983]. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A children’s book. LOC.


LYN-COOK, Marlene – Marketing Guidelines for Jamaica’s Non-traditional Exports. (Miami: By the Author) 83 pages 28 cm, ills, [1986]. Economics. Trade. Marketing. Exports. Jamaica. LOC.


LYNCH, Edgar, and Julian LYNCH – Know your Political History. (Philipsburg: Election Watchnite Association) 165 pages pb, 1990. Politics. St Maarten. Netherlands Antilles. The most extensive book on St Maarten politics. By two St Maarten trade union leaders. BL, Sch.


LYNCH, Frederick Thaddeus - A Letter Addressed to the Right Honourable John Sullivan, Late Under Secretary to the Right Honourable the Earl of Buckinghamshire and Member of the Board of Control. (London: By the Author) 88 pages 8vo pamph, 1808. Colonial administration. John Sullivan. Earl of Buckinghamshire. Thomas Picton. Edward Alured Draper. Trinidad. Concerns the Picton case and Col Draper’s trial. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Rag, RES, Sab 42810.


LYNCH, Henry – [Mrs Henry Lynch. See: TE Lynch below.]


LYNCH, Hollis R – Edward Wilmot Blyden: Pan-Negro Patriot, 1832-1912. (London: Oxford UP, West African History Series) xvi,272 pages 8vo, plates, 1967. Descriptive. Civil rights. Race relations. Edward Wilmot Blyden. Caribbean area. A biography. BL, Com.


LYNCH, Louis - The Barbados Book. (New York: Taplinger Publishing Co) 256 pages 23 cm hb, photos, maps, dj, 1964; (London: Andre Deutsch) 256 pages 23 cm 8vo hb, 22 photos, maps, dj, 1964; (ibidem) 262 pages 23 cm hb, 22 photos, dj, 1972 2nd rev ed; (New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan) 262 pages 23 cm, [1973]. Descriptive. Barbados. An anecdotal work. Bar, Bay, BL, Co.C, Com, Gos, LOC, Pot.


LYNCH, Louis - West Indian Eden: The Book of Barbados. (Glasgow: Robert Maclehose & Co Ltd) 312 pages 24 cm hb, many photos, dj, 1959. Descriptive. Barbados. A forerunner of ‘The Barbados Book.’ Bar, Bay, BL, Co.C, Com, LOC, Pot.


LYNCH, Louis - [Barbadian administrator and author; mayor of Bridgetown.]


LYNCH, Roslyn - Gender Segregation in the Barbadian Labour Market. (Mona: UWI, CGS, Canoe P) xii,89 pages 23 cm pb, tables, biblio, 1995. Industrial relations. Gender studies. Segregation. Barbados. BL, LOC.


LYNCH, Theodora Elizabeth - The Story of My Girlhood. By Mrs Henry Lynch. (London) 12mo, 1857. Descriptive. Jamaica. An autobiography. Very scarce. BL, Cu.J.


LYNCH, Theodora Elizabeth - The Wonders of the West Indies. By Mrs Henry Lynch. (London: Seely, Jackson & Halliday) iii,iv,315 pages 12mo, 1856. Descriptive. Caribbean area. Scarce. BL, LOC, My.R, RES, Sab 42811.


LYNCH, Theodora Elizabeth - [British writer of poetry and prose, some of it for children, much of it set in the WI (1812-1885); wife of Jamaican barrister Henry Mark Lynch, she returned to England after his death in 1845. DNB.]


LYNCH, Thomas - [English colonial administrator (?-1684); served in the Jamaica Expedition of 1655, provost-marshal of Jamaica in 1661, president of the council in 1664, lieutenant governor of Jamaica and knighted in 1670. See: R Blome, "A Description of the Island of Jamaica . . .;" and "A Narrative of Affairs . . ." DNB.]


LYNCH-CAMPBELL, H - Chinese in Jamaica. (Kingston: City Printery) 1957. Immigration. Sociology. Chinese. Jamaica. Scarce.


LYNN, Bruce G - Barbados: A Smiling Island. (Hollywood, FL: Dukane P) 1 vol 32 cm, 55 col photos, [ca 1970]. Descriptive. Barbados. A pictorial book. Com, LOC.


LYNN, Bruce G - The Grenadines: Undiscovered Islands of the Caribbean. (Hollywood, FL: Dukane P) 54 pages 31 cm, 60 col photos, [ca 1968]. Descriptive. Grenadines. A pictorial book. Gos, LOC.


LYNN, Bruce G - The Virgin Islands: Pleasure Spots in the Caribbean. (Hollywood, FL: Dukane P) 54 pages 32 cm, col and b&w photos, [1970. Descriptive. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands. A pictorial book. Com, LOC.


LYNN, Bruce G - [Travel writer and photographer (1916-?). LOC.]


LYNN, William Gardener, and Chapman GRANT - The Herpetology of Jamaica. (Kingston: IOJ) 148 pages 23 cm, 12 plates, biblio, 1940. Wildlife. Snakes. Reptiles. Herpetology. Jamaica. A comprehensive study. Scarce. Ing, LOC.


LYON, Danny - Merci Gonaives: A Photographer's Account of Haiti and the February Revolution. (Clintondale, NY: Bleak Beauty Books) 64 pages 28 cm pamph, ills, [ca 1988]; (New York: Distributed Art Publications) 64 pages pamph, 1994. Politics. Gonaives. Haiti. The anti-government demonstrations of 1986. By a US photographer (1942-). Bow, LOC.


LYONS, TL – Matrimonial Causes in Jamaica: Being a Consolidation of Chapter 442 of the Revised Edition of he Laws of Jamaica and Law 23 of 1938. (sl: sn) 100 pages, 1940. Law. Marriage. Jamaica. Very scarce.


LYTTLETON, Thomas – [The unknown addressee of John Duke’s letters of 1787. See: John Duke, Two Letters on the Treatment of Negroes . . .”]


LYTTLETON, W - History of the Cultivation of Sugar Cane, and of the Making of Sugar: Notes of Mr Drake [Drax]. (London: Royal Society) [ca 1667]. Agriculture. Sugar. History. Barbados. Rare.


LYTTON, E Bulwer – [See: Bulwer-Lytton]

Mitchell's West Indian Bibliography

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