Mitchell's West Indian Bibliography

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OMAN, Carola – Lord Nelson. (London: Collins) 158 pages 19 cm, ills, biblio, [1954]; (Hamden, CT: Archon Books) 160 pages 21 cm, ills, [1968]; (London: Collins) 160 pages 21 cm, 2 ills, 7 plates, 4 plans, 2 maps, 1968. Descriptive. Naval. Admiralty. Royal Navy. Horatio Nelson. Caribbean area. Passim WI. A biography. Other editions of the below work with a different title. LOC.

 

OMAN, Carola – Nelson. (Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co Inc) 748 pages 23 cm, double genealogical tables, plates, portraits, [ca 1946]; (London: Hodder & Stoughton) xvi,734 pages 25 cm, genealogical tables, ills, portraits, plans, maps, [1947]; (ibidem) xvi,734 pages 25 cm, genealogical tables, plates, portraits, maps, 1948; (London: Reprint Society) xvi,734 pages 25 cm, genealogical tables, plates, portraits, maps, 1950; (London: Hodder & Stoughton) xii,612 pages 22.5 cm, frontis, 3 plates, 6 maps, 1967; (Westport, CT: Greenwood P) xiv,748 pages 24 cm, ills, maps, [1970]; (London: Hodder & Stoughton) 596 pages 22 cm pb, ills, maps, index, 1987; (Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute P) xxiii,734 pages 23 cm, ills, maps, 1996; (London: Greenhill) 784 pages 23 cm, genealogical tables, ills, plates, maps, 1996. Descriptive. Naval. Admiralty. Royal Navy. Horatio Nelson. Caribbean area. Passim WI. A biography. BL, LOC.

 

OMAN, Carola – [British historian and author (1897-1978). BL.]

 

OMAN, Charles William - The Unfortunate Colonel Despard and Other Studies. (London: Edward Arnold & co) vii,230 pages, 1922; (New York: B Franklin) vii,230 pages 24 cm, [1967] rep. Colonial administration. Edward Marcus Despard. Belize. Reprinted from various periodicals. Author (1860-1946). BL, LOC.

 

OMAWALE – Guyana’s Edible Plants. ([Georgetown]: UG) iii,45 pages 28 cm pamph, ills, index, [1973]. Agriculture. Botany. Edible plants. Guyana. LOC.

 

OMAWALE – The Meat Myth and Caribbean Food Planning. (Mona: UWI, ISER, Working Paper No 19) 29 pages 28 cm pamph, tables, biblio, 1979. Food and nutrition. Meat. Caribbean area. BL cites “Working Paper No 25.” Ban, BL, LOC, W&D.

 

OMAWALE – [His works are published under the one name.]

 

OMNIUM, Jacob [pseud] – [See: MJ Higgins.]

 

OMOTOSO, Kole - The Theatrical into Theatre: A Study of the Drama and Theatre of the English-speaking Caribbean. (London and Port-of-Spain: New Beacon Books) 173 pages 23 cm cased, ills, 8 pages of plates, biblio, index, 1982. Descriptive. Performing arts. Theatre. Caribbean area. Traces the main developments in the drama of the WI's Anglophone Blacks from the pre-abolition theatre and theatrics of carnivals and slave festivals down to the work of modern playwrights, actors and theatrical companies. By a Nigerian playwright and author (1943-). BL, Ch.T, Gos, Ing, LOC.

 

On Colonial Intercourse. Appendix: Containing Memorial to the Right Honourable the Board of Trade against Opening the West Indies to Ships of the United States, with Tables of Comparative Prices, Tonnage . . . (London: James Ridgeway) iv,23 pages 12mo pamph, tables, 1830 1st ed; (ibidem) iv,24 pages 8vo pamph, tables, 1830 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Trade. Blockades. Navigation Acts. United States. Caribbean area. The colonial carrying trade and the blockade of US shipping. 1st edition exceptionally scarce; 2nd edition very scarce. BL, Sab 102854.

 

On Conversion. The first circular letter of the Baptist Missionaries to the Churches in Jamaica. (Kingston: Baptist Mission) 15 pages 8vo pamph, 1836. Church. Religion. Baptists. Jamaica. A circular letter. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.J.

 

On Objections to the Disuse of West Indian Slave Produce. (Dublin: Printed for the Hibernian Negro's Friend Society, by RD Webb) 4 pages 16mo pamph, [ca 1826]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Boycotts. Caribbean area. The second boycott of WI produce. Exceptionally scarce. Sab 102855.

 

On Protection to West India Sugar . . . [See: G Larpent.]

 

On Recent Proceedings of the Legislature of Barbados . . . [See: R Hamden.]

 

On Slavery and the duty of the religious public, with reference to the question of immediate or gradual abolition. By a friend to the Negroes. (Pontfract: Printed by C Elcock) pamph, 1830. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce. GL.

 

On Sophistical Arguments against a Conscientious Disuse of Sugar Produced by Slave Labour. (Dublin: Printed for the Hibernian Negro’s Friend Society by RD Webb) 4 pages pamph, [nd]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Boycotts. Caribbean area. Issued during the second boycott of WI produce, in the 1820's. Very scarce. LOC, Rag.

 

On Sugar Cultivation in Louisiana, Cuba and the British Possessions . . . [See: JA Leon.]

 

On the Bounty on the Exportation of Refined Sugar, and on the Monopoly of Sugar and Coffee Enjoyed by the West India Planters . . . (London) 4 pages pamph, [nd]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Sugar. Trade. Protection. East/West India produce controversy. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Supports the admission of Eastern sugar. Attacks the bounty system as supportive of slavery. Exceptionally scarce. Rag.

 

On the Increasing Importance of the British West-Indian Possessions. (London: Printed for JM Richardson) 29 pages 8vo pamph, 1826. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. Argues against emancipation. Very scarce. BL, Rag, Sab 102856

 

On the Maritime Rights of Great Britain . . . [See: FM Eden.]

 

On the Motion for Prohibiting Corn and the Substitution of Sugar in the Distilleries. (London) pamph, 1808. Colonial administration. Trade. Sugar. Rum. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce. Rag.

 

On the Practical Abolition of the Slave Trade as Intimately Blended with the Policy and Commercial Prosperity of Great Britain . . . By Aristides. (London) vii,63 pages 8vo pamph, 1818. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Supports emancipation. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Rag.

 

On the Present Distressed State of the British West India Colonies; their Claims for Relief . . . [The Sabin 57295 citation for SH Clarke, “Some Considerations on the . . .”]

 

On the Uses of Sugar for fattening cattle. (sl, [London]: Taylor & Co) 14 pages 8vo pamph, [1808]. Colonial administration. Trade. Sugar. Livestock. Caribbean area. Based on the fourth report of the Select Committee. See: "Four Reports . . ." Exceptionally scarce. BL, Rag.

 

150 Years of Achievement, 1834-1984. (Tortola: sn) 153 pages, ills, [ca 1985]. History. Tortola. British Virgin Islands. LOC.

 

150 Years of Witness and Worship. The Sisters of St Joseph of Cluny in the Caribbean, 1836-1986. (Port-of-Spain: The Sisters) 123 pages 29 cm pb, col and b&w ills, [ca 1986]. Church. Religion. Roman Catholics. Sisters of St Joseph of Cluny. Trinidad. LOC.

 

175 Years of Anglicanism: A Commemorative Brochure in Celebration of the 175th Anniversary of the Parish Church of the Holy Trinity which is the Cathedral Church in the Diocese of Trinidad and Tobago, one of the Country’s Historical Monuments. (Port-of-Spain: Holy Trinity Cathedral, 175th Anniversary Committee) 60 pages pamph, photos, 1998. Church. Religion. Anglicans. Trinidad. Tobago. Contains sections on history, parish education, notable personalities, etc.

 

One in Twenty: The Facts About the Puerto Ricans Among Us and What the Boys Athletic League is Doing About It. (New York: Boys Athletic League) 1956. Sport. Athletics. Boys Athletic League. Migration. New York City. Puerto Rico.

 

One People. (Kingston: Gov't Public Relations Office on behalf of the Independence Celebrations Committee) 55 pages 25 cm pamph, 1 col plate, 1 folding map, [1962]. Descriptive. Jamaica. An official government publication prepared for the Independence celebrations. LOC, Will.

 

ONEBY, John – [See: "A True and Faithful Narrative of the Life . . ."]

 

Onion Cultivation. (Bridgetown: IDA) 30 pages pamph, 1915. Agriculture. Vegetables. Onions. Barbados. Scarce. RES.

 

OOSTINDIE, Gert, ed - Ethnicity in the Caribbean: Essays in Honour of Harry Hoetink. (London: Macmillan, Warwick U Caribbean Studies) xv,239 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, index, 1996. Sociology. Anthropology. Caribbean area. A collection of essays. BL, LOC.

 

OOSTINDIE, Gert, ed - Facing up to the Past: Perspectives on the Commemoration of Slavery from Africa, the Americas and Europe. (Kingston: Ian Randle Publishers) pb, 2001. Anthropology. History. Slavery. Africa. Americas. Europe. Caribbean area.

 

OOSTINDIE, Gert, ed - Fifty Years Later: Antislavery, Capitalism and Modernity in the Dutch Orbit. (Leiden: KITLV Press, Caribbean Series, No 15) viii,272 pages 24 cm, 1 map, biblio, index, 1995. International relations. Colonial administration. Slavery. Aruba. Bonaire. Curacao. Netherlands Antilles. BL, LOC.

 

OOSTINDIE, Gert, ed - [Dutch anthropologist; in the Caribbean Section of The Royal Institute of Language, Geography and Folklore, in Leiden.]

 

OPATRNÝ, Josef – [See: OPATRNY]

 

OPATRNY, Josef - Historical Pre-Conditions of the Origin of the Cuban Nation. (Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen P) 248 pages 24 cm hb, biblio, index, [ca 1994]. History. Cuba. Studies the period 1810-1899. BL, Bow, LOC, Whi.

 

OPATRNY, Josef - US Expansionism and Cuban Annexationism in the 1850s. (Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen) 318 pages 24 cm hb, biblio, [ca 1993]. International relations. US relations. Cuba. BL, Bow, LOC, Whi.

 

OPATRNY, Josef - [Czechoslovakian political scientist and author.]

 

Operation and Effect of the Possessions Corporation System of Taxation, Fourth Report. (Washington, DC: Treasury Dep’t, Gov’t Printer) 163 pages, 1983. Colonial administration. Taxation. Fiscal incentives. Corporations. Puerto Rico. An official government publication. Examines tax incentives for US corporations operating in PR. Published annually. Cev, LOC.

 

Operation Beehive: A Design for Industry in Barbados. (Bridgetown: Barbados Development Board) 12 pages pamph, ills, 1964. Economics. Business development. Barbados. Bar.

 

Operation Zapata . . . [See: MD Taylor.]

 

Operations of the French Fleet under the Count de Grasse, in 1781-82, as Described in Two Contemporary Journals. (New York: Bradford Club Series, No III) 216 pages 27 cm 8vo, 1 portrait, 1 plate, 1864; (New York: Da Capo P) 216 pages 22 cm, 1971 rep. Naval. Anglo-French War, 1778-1783. Breaking the Line controversy. Count de Grasse. John Clerk. Edited by John Gilmary Shea (1824-1892). 1st edition very scarce, 150 copies only. BL, LOC, Sab 28332.

 

Opinions of Henry Brougham . . . [See: H Brougham.]

 

OPPENHEIM, Samuel - An Early Jewish Colony in Western Guiana, 1658-1666, and its Relation to the Jews in Surinam, Cayenne and Tobago. (New York: American Jewish Historical Society) 2 vols, 124+? pages, [1907-1908]. History. Religion. Judaica. Guyana. Suriname. Tobago. By a US historian and author (1859-?). Reprinted from ‘Publications of the American Jewish Historical Society’ with “Supplemental Data” in the 2nd volume. BL, Bro, LOC.

 

OPPENHEIMER, Andres - Castro's Final Hour: The Secret Story Behind the Coming Downfall of Communist Cuba. (New York: Simon & Schuster) 461 pages 25 cm pb, [16] pages of plates, biblio, index, [ca 1992]; (ibidem) 474 pages, plates, biblio, index, 1993 2nd ed. Politics. Fidel Castro. Cuba. By a US political scientist and author (1951-). BL, Bow, Gos, LOC, Stu.

 

Opportunities for Civil Air Transport in the West Indies . . . [See: “Report on Opportunities for Civil . . .”]

 

The Opportunity or Reasons for an Immediate Alliance with St Domingo . . . [See: J Stephen.]

 

The Optimum Size and Nature of New Hotel Development in the Caribbean: OAS Regional Workshop, Ramada Renaissance Hotel, St Georges, Grenada, July 15-16, 1987. Final Report. (Washington, DC: OAS) 58 pages 28 cm, [1987]. Economics. Tourism. Hotels. Caribbean area. A collection of conference papers. Gos, LOC.

 

Oranje en de zes Caraibische Parelen. Orange and the Six Caribbean Pearls. (Amsterdam: JH de Bussy) 71 pages 31 cm pamph, ills, col and b&w maps, 1949. Descriptive. Aruba. Bonaire. Curacao. Saba. St Eustatius. St Maarten. Netherlands Antilles. LOC.

 

ORDE-BROWNE, Granville St John – Report on Labour Conditions in the West Indies. (London: HMSO, Cmd 6070) 216 pages 25 cm, tables, 1939. Colonial administration. Industrial relations. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Known as the Orde-Browne Report. By a British colonial administrator (1883-1957). Bay, Co.C, Com, LOC, My.R.

 

ORDEN MIRACLE, E la – [See: LA ORDEN MIRACLE]

 

An Order in Council Dated 7 September 1838 . . . [See: “Copies of an Order . . . “]

 

Order Suspending the Constitution and a White Paper Issued by Her Majesty's Government. (Georgetown: Gov't Printer) 1953. Colonial administration. Constitutional. Public order. Guyana. An official government publication. Scarce.

 

Orders in Council and Correspondence Respecting Articled Servants and Labourers in the Colonies. (London: Commons Report) 9 pages pamph, 1828. Colonial administration. Law. Industrial relations. Articled servants. Labourers. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Exceptionally scarce.

 

ORDERSON, Isaac Williamson - Colonial Register for 1802, Being a Correct List of all Public Officers in Barbados . . . (Bridgetown) 8vo, [1802]. Colonial administration. Colonial registers. Barbados. A reference work; the civil list. Very rare, only one copy known to exist. Han, Ha.S, Sab 57504.

 

ORDERSON, Isaac Williamson - Creoleana; or, Social and Domestic Scenes and Incidents in Barbados . . . [A work of fiction; set in the last quarter of the 18th century. Interesting for its description of social conditions. Sometimes mis-listed as non-fiction.]

 

ORDERSON, Isaac Williamson - Cursory Remarks and Plain Facts Connected with the Question Produced by the Proposed Registry Bill. (London) 35 pages pamph, 1816. Colonial administration. Slavery. Registration Acts. Barbados. Exceptionally scarce. Cu.W, Han, Rag.

 

[ORDERSON, Isaac Williamson] - Directions to Young Planters for the Care and Management of a Sugar Plantation in Barbados. (London) 79 pages, 1800. Agriculture. Sugar. Plantations. Barbados. A complete treatise on sugar cultivation. Authorship ascribed by Ragatz. Exceptionally scarce. Han, Rag.

 

ORDERSON, Isaac Williamson - Leisure Hour at the Pier; or, a Treatise on the Education of the Poor of Barbados. (Liverpool: Thomas Kaye) 56 pages pamph, 1827. Colonial administration. Civil rights. Race relations. Education. Barbados. Feels that free coloured are monopolizing trades and crafts. Exceptionally scarce. Bar, Han, Pot.

 

ORDERSON, Isaac Williamson - Orderson's Colonial Register for . . . Barbados . . . [The Ha.S citation for his “Colonial Register . . .” above.]

 

ORDERSON, Isaac Williamson - Spare Minutes on the Pier; or, a Short Discussion on the Equality of Rights that May Be Granted to the Free Coloured Inhabitants of this Island. (Bridgetown) 16 pages pamph, 1831. Colonial administration. Civil rights. Race relations. Barbados. Rare. Han.

 

ORDERSON, Isaac Williamson - [Barbadian planter, author and playwright (ca 1760-1847); member of a well-known Barbadian family; probably the son of John Orderson. All his works give his initials incorrectly as "JW." Pot.]

 

ORDERSON, JW – [See: Isaac Williamson Orderson.]

 

ORDERSON, John - Orderson's Barbados Almanac [1788]. [Bridgetown] 1787. Descriptive. Barbados. An almanac. By the editor and proprietor of ‘The Barbados Mercury.’ Exceptionally rare, no copy known to exist. Han.

 

ORDERSON, Thomas H - A Sermon Preached in St Michael's Church, February 26, 1819. Before the Barbados Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. [Bridgetown] 14 pages pamph, 1819. Church. Religion. Anglicans. Barbados. A sermon; entirely theological with no information on social conditions. By the younger brother of IW Orderson. Rare. Han.

 

Ordinances of the Common Council of the City and Parish of Kingston, in Jamaica, from 1803 to 1810. [St Jago de la Vega] 1810. Law. Council Ordinances. Kingston. Jamaica. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Contains 28 Ordinances. Rare.

 

ORENGO, Hilda (ed) – 1493-1993: 500 years of Heritage. (San Juan: Impresos de Puerto Rico, Antilles Broadcasting Corporation) 13 pages pamph, 1993. History. Heritage. Salt River Bay. St Croix. United States Virgin Islands.

 

Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States. OECS in Perspective. (The Morne: OECS Central Secretariat) 44 pages pamph, ills, 1987. Descriptive. Integration. OECS. Caribbean area.

 

Organisation of the Tourist Industry in Commonwealth Countries as at December 1971. (London: Commonwealth Secretariat) 192 pages 29 cm, [ca 1972]. Economics. Tourism. Commonwealth. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. LOC, Pot.

 

ORIE, Dana Samuel - People of Passion. (sl [Charlotte Amalie]: Coral Reef Publications) 109 pages 21 cm, many ills, 1983. Descriptive. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands. A selection from the author’s weekly columns from the 'Virgin Islands Daily News,’ January 11, 1982-May 30, 1983. BL, Gos, LOC, Mol.

 

ORIE, L Siddhartha – Among the Best: The Vampires of El Dorado. (Princes Town: Siddhartha Publications) 216 pages pb, 1997. Descriptive. Vampires. Eldorado. Guyana. An autobiography.

 

ORIE, L Siddhartha – The Man Who Dares: An Authorised Biography of Jai Ramkissoon. (Princes Town: Siddhartha Publishing) 245 pages 18 cm, 1989. Descriptive. Jai Ramkissoon. Trinidad. A biography. LOC.

 

Origin and Progress of West Indian Slavery. (London: Colonial Office) 7 pages folio pamph, 1833. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Very scarce. BL, RES.

 

The Origin and Spread of Yellow Fever . . . [See: “Papers Relating to the Origin . . . “]

 

The Origin of Yellow Fever . . . [See: “Papers Respecting the Origin . . .”]

 

The Original Papers and Letters, Relating to the Scots Company, Trading to Africa and the Indies . . . (sl, [Edinburgh]: Company of Scotland Trading to Africa & the Indies) 56 pages 19 cm 8vo pamph, 1700 1st ed; (sl [Edinburgh]) 56 pages pamph, 1700 2nd ed. International relations. Scots colonies. Abortive colonies. Darien. Belize. Concerns the failed Scots colony at Darien. There was a supplement issued to the 2nd edition. See also, “A Supplement of Original Papers . . .” 1st edition rare; 2nd edition exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W 1034b, 1036, LOC, Sab 18563.

 

Original Papers Relating to the Expedition to the Island of Cuba . . . [See: E Vernon.]

 

ORJALA, Paul Richard – Haiti Diary: The Intimate Story of a Modern Young Missionary Couple’s First Two Years in a Foreign Country. (Kansas City, MO: Beacon Hill P) 125 pages, 1953. Travel. Descriptive. Church. Religion. Missionaries. Haiti. A travelogue. Lag.

 

ORMEROD, Beverley - An Introduction to the French Caribbean Novel. (Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, Studies in Caribbean Literature) 152 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, index, 1985. Literary criticism. Novels. Guadeloupe. Martinique. French West Indies. Author (1937-). BL, Gos, LOC.

 

ORNÉS, Germán E – [See: ORNES COISCOU, German E]

 

ORNÉS COISCOU, Germán E – [See: ORNES COISCOU, German E]

 

ORNES COISCOU, German E – German Ornes: A Self Portrait. (Ciudad Trujillo: Dominican Press Society) 160 pages 23 cm, 1958. Descriptive. Dominican Republic. A selection of his writings. LOC.

 

ORNES COISCOU, German E – Trujillo: Little Caesar of the Caribbean. (Toronto and New York: Thomas Nelson & Sons) 338 pages 24 cm hb, [1958]. Descriptive. Politics. Rafael Leonidas Trujillo. Dominican Republic. A biography. Bay, BL, Gos, LOC.

 

ORO, Jose R - The Poisoning of Paradise: Environmental Pollution in the Republic of Cuba. (Miami: Cuban-American Foundation, Endowment for Cuban American Studies) xiv,134 pages 22 cm, col and b&w ills, biblio, [ca 1992]. Environment. Conservation. Pollution. Cuba. Author (1952-). BL, LOC, Stu.

 

ORPEN, Charles Edward Herbert – The principles, plans and objects of The Hibernian Negro's Friend Society contrasted with those of the previously existing Anti-slavery Societies: being a circular addressed to all the friends of the Negro and advocates for the abolition and extinction of slavery: In the form of a letter to Thomas Pringle, Esq of “The London Anti-Slavery Society”. (sl: sn) pamph, [1831]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce. GL.

 

ORR, Fay - Freighter Holiday. (New York: Hastings House) 197 pages 21 cm hb, ills, 1941. Travel. Descriptive. Freighters. Caribbean area. A cruise narrative. A WW II work. Co.C, Com, LOC.

 

ORR, Katherine Shelley – The Natural World of the Turks & Caicos Islands. (Rockville, MD: McCollum P) 62 pages 23 cm pamph, col ills, [ca 1983]. Descriptive. Nature studies. Flora. Fauna. Turks & Caicos Islands. LOC.

 

ORR, Katherine Shelley, and Carl J BERG - The Queen Conch. (Miami: Windward Publishing) 32 pages pamph, many col photos, 1987. Marine resources. Molluscs. Strombus gigas. Queen Conch. Caribbean area.

 

ORRETT, WA - The History of the British Guiana Police. (Georgetown) 1951. Colonial administration. History. Police force. Guyana. Very scarce.

 

ORRETT, William H - Suggestions Relative to the Advancement of Agriculture in Jamaica. (Kingston) 8 pages pamph, 1891. Colonial administration. Agriculture. Sugar. Jamaica. By a Jamaican Notary Public. Exceptionally scarce. RES.

 

ORT, Thomas O – The Haitian Revolution, 1789-1804. (Knoxville: U of Tennessee P) 1973. History. Haiti. My.R.

 

ORTIZ, [?], and [?] RAMIREZ, and [?] LEVINE - Problems of Social Inequality in Puerto Rico. (Rio Piedras: Ediciones Libreria Internacional) 1972. Colonial administration. Economics. Sociology. Operation Bootstrap. Puerto Rico. Describes the traumatic effect on the people of the industrialization of the island.

 

ORTIZ, AI Rivera – [See: RIVERA ORTIZ]

 

ORTIZ, Altagracia - Eighteenth Century Reforms in the Caribbean: Miguel de Muesas, Governor of Puerto Rico, 1769-1776. (Rutherford, NJ: Associate UP, Fairleigh Dickinson U) 256 pages, maps, biblio, 1981; (ibidem) 256 pages 22 cm, biblio, index, [ca 1983]. Colonial administration. Reforms. Miguel de Muesas. Puerto Rico. Details the 18th century administrative reforms instituted during the Bourbon Dynasty by his governorship. Scholarly and well researched. BL, Bow, Cev, Gos, LOC.

 

ORTIZ, Altagracia - [Puerto Rican historian (1941-). LOC.]

 

ORTIZ, Altagracia, ed - Puerto Rican Women and Work: Bridges in Transnational Labor. (Philadelphia: Temple UP, Puerto Rican Studies) xi,249 pages 24 cm hb, biblio, index, 1996; (ibidem) xi,249 pages 24 cm pb, biblio, index, 1996. Industrial relations. Gender studies. Women. Puerto Rico. BL, Bow, LOC.

 

ORTIZ, C Buitrago – [See: BUITRAGO ORTIZ]

 

ORTIZ, Elizabeth Lambert - The Best of Caribbean Cooking. (London: Andre Deutsch) 323 pages hb, col photos, dj, 1975. Food and nutrition. Caribbean area. A cookbook. A revised edition of her "The Complete Book . . ." Ing.

 

ORTIZ, Elizabeth Lambert - Caribbean Cooking. (Harmondsworth: Penguin Books) xv,323 pages pb, 1977. Food and nutrition. Caribbean area. A cookbook. A new edition of above.

 

ORTIZ, Elizabeth Lambert - The Complete Book of Caribbean Cookery. (New York: M Evans & Co) 450 pages, 1973; (New York: Ballantine Books) 415 pages, 1986. Food and nutrition. Caribbean area. A cookbook. Cev, Com, Ing, My.D, My.R.

 

ORTIZ, Elizabeth Lambert - Cooking of the Caribbean. (Cambridge: Martin Books) 196 pages pb, col photos, 1991. Food and nutrition. Caribbean area. A cookbook.

 

ORTIZ, Elizabeth Lambert - Father Couldn’t Juggle. (New York: Coward-McCann) 184 pages hb, dj, [1954]. Descriptive. Jamaica. An autobiography. The story of an English family that transplanted to Jamaica. LOC.

 

ORTIZ, Fernando – [See: ORTIZ FERNANDEZ]

 

ORTIZ, R Matirez – [See: MATIREZ ORTIZ]

 

ORTÍZ, Victoria – [See: ORTIZ]

 

ORTIZ, Victoria – The Land and People of Cuba. (Philadelphia: Lippincott) 157 pages, 1973. Descriptive. Politics. Cuba. Chi.

 

ORTIZ FERNÁNDEZ, Fernando – [See: ORTIZ FERNANDEZ]

 

ORTIZ FERNANDEZ, Fernando - Cuban Counterpoint: Tobacco and Sugar. (New York: Alfred A Knopf) xxi,310,xii pages hb, ills, dj, 1947; (New York: Vintage Books) 312 pages, 1970 rep; (Philadelphia: Temple UP) 416 pages, 1995; (Durham: Duke UP) lxix,312,xiii pages 21 cm, ills, 1995. Folklore. Tobacco. Sugar. Cuba. Translated from the Spanish by Hariet de Onis. By a Cuban lawyer, judge, ethnographer, diplomat and professor (1881-1969); his important collection of Afro-Cuban religious artefacts is displayed in the museum Africa House in Havana. Bay, Gos, Hum, LOC, Stu, Wilk.

 

OSADEBAY, Emmanuel Enebeli – Labour Law in the Bahamas: An Outline. (Nassau: The Author) 105 pages 22 cm, [ca 1985]. Law. Industrial relations. Bahamas. LOC, New.

 

OSBORN, A, and R WARREN – Agricultural Calendar of the Maya of Southern Belize. (Belize City: Agricultural Economist) 90 pages, 1981. Agriculture. Small farming. Mayas. Belize. A survey based on data from 8 villages designed to develop alternative farming practices; studies seasonal activities. Wri.

 

OSBORN, Henry Fairfield, ed [US palaeontologist (1857-1935). See: JI Northrop.]

 

OSBORNE, Dod - Adventure in Chains. (London: Frederick Muller Ltd) 192 pages hb, 16 b&w photos, 1957. Descriptive. Adventure. South America. Trinidad.

 

OSBORNE, EW - Report on the Roads of Antigua. (St John's) 28 pages folio pamph, 1921. Colonial administration. Public transportation. Roads. Antigua. An official government report. Exceptionally scarce.

 

OSBORNE, Francis J - History of the Catholic Church in Jamaica. (Aylesbury: Caribbean UP) vii,210 pages 30 cm, 8 pages of plates, 1 map, biblio, 1977 1st ed; (Chicago: Loyola UP) xi,532 pages 24 cm hb, 1 map, biblio, index, dj, [ca 1988] rev ed. History. Church. Religion. Roman Catholics. Jamaica. See also FX Delaney. BL, Gos, Ing, LOC.

 

OSBORNE, John - Guide to the Madeiras, Azores, British and Foreign West Indies, Mexico and Northern South America. (London: Printed by Osborne & Mitchell) viii,208 pages foolscap 8vo, [1843]; (ibidem) 332 pages foolscap 8vo, 1844 2nd rev ed; (ibidem) xliv,310 pages 17 cm foolscap 8vo, ills, folding tables, 2 folding maps, 1845 3rd ed; (ibidem) 1846 4th ed; (ibidem) 1847 5th ed. Travel. Descriptive. Madeira. Azores. Mexico. South America. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. By an employee of the Royal Mail Steam Packet Co. 1st edition exceptionally scarce; 2nd edition very scarce; all other issues scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, RES, Sab 57763.

 

[OSBORNE, Thomas] - Collection of Voyages and Travels, Consisting of Authentic Writers in our own Tongue, Which Have not Before Been collected in English, or Have only Been Abridged in other Collections . . . (London: Thomas Osbourne) 2 vols, xii,lxiii,873+ii,931 pages 37 cm folio, 29 maps, 1745; (ibidem) 2 vols, 873+931 pages 37 cm folio, maps, 1747. Discovery. Exploration. Early voyages. Caribbean area. A necessary complement to Churchill's "Voyages" all of which are different. Familiarly known as the "Oxford Collection" or the "Harlian Collection of Voyages and Travels." The maps are by Herman Moll. By a London bookseller (?-1767); beaten by Dr Johnson for impertinence. 1st edition exceptionally scarce; 2nd edition very scarce. BL, DNB, LOC, Sab 57765.

 

OSBOURNE, Francis, and Geoffery JOHNSON - Coastlines and Islands: First Thoughts on Caribbean Church History. (Kingston: Jamaica United Theological College of the WI) 1972. History. Church. Religion. Caribbean area.

 

OSBOURNE, Thomas – [An occasional mis-citation for OSBORNE]

 

OSEI, Gabriel Kingsley - Caribbean Women: Their History and Habits. (London: African Publication Society) 191 pages 23 cm pb, biblio, [ca 1979]. Sociology. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area. A patronising account. Gos, LOC, Mol, New.

 

OSGOOD, Cornelius Berrien - British Guiana Archaeology to 1945. (New Haven, CT: Yale UP, Publications in Anthropology, No 36) 65 pages 25 cm pamph, ills, maps, biblio, 1946. Archaeology. Amerindians. Guyana. Bay, BL, Co.C, Com, Gri, Jor, LOC.

 

OSGOOD, Cornelius Berrien - The Ciboney Culture of Cayo Redondo. (New Haven, CT: Yale UP) 63 pages 25 cm pamph, diagrams, ills, 6 plates, maps, 1942. Archaeology. Island Caribs. Ciboney. Cayo Redondo. Cuba. LOC, Stu.

 

OSGOOD, Cornelius Berrien - [US archaeologist (1905-?). LOC.]

 

OSGOOD, Herbert Levi - The American Colonies in the Seventeenth Century. (New York: Macmillan Co) 3 vols, 24 cm, 1904; (New York: Columbia UP, Edited by Dixon Ryan Fox) 4 vols, 1924; (ibidem) 3 vols, 1926 rep; (ibidem) 3 vols, 1930 rep. History. American colonies. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. 1st edition scarce. BL, LOC.

 

OSORIO, A Leon – [See: LEON OSORIO]

 

OSORIO-LIZARAZO, Jose Antonio - Birth and Growth of Anti-Trujillism in America. (Madrid: sn) 154 pages 22 cm, [1958]. Politics. International relations. Rafael Leonidas Trujillo. United States. Dominican Republic. Bay, LOC.

 

OSORIO-LIZARAZO, Jose Antonio - The Illumined Island. (Mexico City: Editorial Offset Continente) 191 pages 20 cm, 1947; (New York: Gordon P) 191 pages hb, 1976 rep. Descriptive. Dominican Republic. Translated by James Nolan. Bay, Bow, LOC.

 

OSORIO-LIZARAZO, Jose Antonio - Portrait of Trujillo. (sl: sn) 141 pages 21 cm, 1958. Descriptive. Politics. Rafael Leonidas Trujillo. Dominican Republic. LOC, Tra.

 

OSORIO-LIZARAZO, Jose Antonio - [Dominican Republic author (1900-?). LOC.]

 

OSUJI, Rose Chinyene – The Effect of Socio-economic Status on Educational Achievement of Form V Students in Trinidad. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) xiv,229 pages 25 cm, biblio, [1987]. Education. Sociology. Social classes. Trinidad. BL, LOC.

 

OSUJI, Rose Chinyene – Sociology of Education. With a Case Study of Social Class and Educational Achievement in Trinidad. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) xix,290 pages 28 cm pb, ills, 1982. Education. Sociology. Social classes. Trinidad. LOC.

 

OSUNA, Juan Jose – Education in Porto Rico. (New York: Columbia UP) viii,312 pages 22 cm, ills, 1 map, biblio, 1923 1st ed; (New York: Arno P) viii,312 pages 22 cm, ills, 1 map, 1972 rep. Colonial administration. Education. Puerto Rico. Analyses the Americanization of PR. Originally presented as his PhD dissertation. BL, LOC.

 

OSUNA, Juan Jose – A History of Education in Puerto Rico. (Rio Piedras: U of PR) xxiv,675 pages 24 cm hb, tables, 1 map, biblio, 1949 2nd ed; (New York: Arno P) xxiv,657 pages 24 cm, 1 map, biblio, 1975 rep. Colonial administration. Education. Puerto Rico. Later editions of his “Education in Puerto Rico . . .” with a different title. Bay, BL, Cev, Cor, Gos, LOC, Viv.

 

OSUNA, Juan Jose – [Puerto Rican educator (1884-1950). LOC.]

 

OSWALD, Archibald - It Happened in British Guiana: Stories by an Overseer in a Sugar Estate. (Ilfracombe: Arthur H Stockwell) 255 pages 19 cm hb, 1955. Descriptive. Plantations. Overseers. Guyana. Scarce. Co.C, Com, LOC, McD.

 

OSWALD, Joseph Gregory, ed Soviet Image of Contemporary Latin America: A Documentary History, 1960-1968. (Austin: U of Texas P, Conference on Latin American History, Publication No 3) xvi,365 pages 27 cm, 1970. International relations. Soviet Union. Latin America. Cuba. BL, Chi.

 

OSWALD HORTON, VP – [See: HORTON]

 

OTERO, C Rivera de – [See: RIVERA DE OTERO]

 

OTERO, Lisandro – Dissenters and Supporters in Cuba. (Havana: Jose Marti Publishing House) 141 pages 21 cm, [1988]. Politics. Dissenters. Supporters. Cuba. LOC.

 

OTERO, Lisandro – [Author (1932-). LOC.]

 

OTERO, Lisandro, and Francisco MARTINEZ HINOJOSA - Cultural Policy in Cuba. (Paris: UNESCO) 55 pages 24 cm pamph, 1972. Politics. Culture. Cuba. A technical assistance report. LOC.

 

OTERO, P Morales – [See: MORALES OTERO]

 

OTEY, Peter Johnston – Puerto Rico Tariff – “The Power to Tax is the Power to Destroy. (Washington, DC: Gov’t Printer) 8 pages 23 cm pamph, 1900. Colonial administration. Trade. Taxation. Tariffs. Puerto Rico. A speech. The Porto Rico Tariff Bill. By a US congressman (1840-1902); representative from Virginia, 1895-1902. Scarce. LOC.

 

OTT, J Stanley - Report on the Kingston-St Andrew-St Catherine Planning Region. (Kingston: USAID Mission to Jamaica) iv,74 pages, 1963. Town and country planning. Kingston. Jamaica. A technical assistance report. Will 119, 1735.

 

OTT, Thomas Oliver - The Haitian Revolution, 1789-1804. (Knoxville: U of Tennessee P) x,232 pages 22 cm hb, maps, biblio, dj, 1973 1st ed; (ibidem) x,232 pages 22 cm pb, maps, biblio, 1973; (ibidem) 232 pages, maps, biblio, 1983. History. Haitian Revolution. Haiti. Deals with the period of Toussaint L'Ouverture. An objective study. By a US historian (1938-). Ch.H, Gos, Lag, LOC.

 

OTTERBEIN, Keith F - The Andros Islanders: A Study of Family Organization in the Bahamas. (Lawrence: U of Kansas P, Social Sciences Studies, No 14) xi,152 pages 24 cm hb, ills, maps, biblio, 1966. Sociology. Family. Andros Islands. Bahamas. Based on his U of Pittsburgh 1963 PhD dissertation. By a US anthropologist and author. Bay, BL, Com, Gos, LOC.

 

OTTERBEIN, Keith F - Changing House Types in Long Bay Cays: The Evolution of Folk Housing in an Out Island Bahamian Community. (New Haven, CT: Human Relations Area Files P) xii,123,xv leaves 24 cm, ills, 1975. Architecture. Folk housing. Long Bay Cays. Bahamas. Com, LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - An Account of Life in Spanish Trinidad, 1489-1797; With Chronological Table of Events, from 1798-1955, and Sundry Appendices. (Port-of-Spain: College P) xvi,135 pages 8vo, plates, 1955. History. Spanish Empire. Trinidad. The 1st of his 5 vol history of Trinidad. Scarce. Bay, BL, Co.C, Com, Gos.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - The Complete History of the Island of Tobago in the West Indies. (Port-of-Spain: Guardian Commercial Printery) 148 pages 22 cm pb, plates, 1 map, [ca 1939]; (ibidem) 148 pages 22 cm pb, plates, 1 map, [ca 1946]. History. Tobago. Scarce. Bay, BL, Co.C, Com.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - Creole Talk of Trinidad and Tobago. (Port-of-Spain) 96 pages, 1976; (ibidem) 100 pages, 1981. Linguistics. Dialect. Trinidad. Tobago. The same as his "Trinibagianese . . ." Gos.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - Creole Talk (Trinibagianese) of Trinidad and Tobago: Words, Phrases, and Sayings Peculiar to the Country, Fixed up by CR Ottley. (sl [Diego Martin]: By the Author) 96 pages 21 cm pb, 1971. Linguistics. Dialect. Trinidad. Tobago. LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - East and West Indians Rescue Trinidad. (Diego Martin: Crusoe Publishing House) ix,121 pages 22 cm hb, 10 ills, folding map, [1975]; (ibidem) 121 pages pb, ills, 1 folding map, 1975. History. Trinidad. His 3rd volume on the history of Trinidad. The hb a subscribers' limited edition of 600 and scarce. Car, Gos, LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - Folk Beliefs, Folk Customs and Folk Characters Found in Trinidad and Tobago. (Diego Martin: Crusoe Publications) 32 pages 21 cm pamph, ills, [ca 1979]. Folklore. Trinidad. Tobago. BL, LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - A Historical Account of the Trinidad and Tobago Police Force from the Earliest Times. (Port-of-Spain: Published by the Author, Printed by Robert MacLehose) 152 pages 19 cm, ills, 12 leaves of plates, 1964. Public administration. Police force. Trinidad. Tobago. Bay, Ch.T, Co.C, Com, LOC, Pat.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - A History of Place-Names in Trinidad & Tobago. (Port-of-Spain: Printed by Horsford Printerie) 32 pages pamph, 1969; (Diego Martin: Crusoe Publications, Little Books on Trinidad & Tobago, No 5) 32 pages 22 cm pamph, 1969; (ibidem) 32 pages 22 cm pamph, 1970; (ibidem) 1975; (ibidem) 1979. Geography. History. Place names. Trinidad. Tobago. BL, Com, LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - Legends: True Stories and Old Sayings from Trinidad and Tobago. (Port-of-Spain: College P) 71 pages, 1962. Folklore. Legends. Trinidad. Tobago. Co.C, Com.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - Slavery Days in Trinidad. A Social History of the Island from 1797 to 1838. (Port-of-Spain: By the Author) xvi,179 pages 20 cm, 13 ills, biblio, index, 1974. History. Trinidad. The 2nd vol of his history of Trinidad. A limited edition and scarce. Com, LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - Spanish Trinidad. An Account of Life in Trinidad, 1498-1797. (Port-of-Spain and London: Longman Caribbean) xi,131 pages 19 cm pb, ills, 1 map, 1971. History. Spanish Empire. Trinidad. A reprint of his 1955 "An Account of Life . . ." BL, Gos, LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - The Story of Port-of-Spain, Capital of Trinidad, West Indies, from the Earliest Times to the Present Day. (Diego Martin: Published by the author, Crusoe P) 136 pages 19 cm hb, ills, folding map, dj, 1962 1st ed; (Port-of-Spain and St Andrew: Longman Caribbean) 6,136 pages 19 cm pb, ills, 1970 2nd ed. History. Port-of-Spain. Trinidad. An interesting and well-produced little summary of municipal history. Bay, BL, Co.C, Com, Gri, LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - The Story of Port-of-Spain: From the Earliest Times to the Present Day. (Diego Martin: Crusoe P) 132 pages 19 cm, ills, 1 plate, 1978. History. Port-of-Spain. Trinidad. A new edition of the above. BL.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - The Story of San Fernando. (sl [Diego Martin]: Published by the Author) xv,177 pages 22 cm, 36 ills, [10] leaves of plates, [16] pages of plates, biblio, [1971]. History. San Fernando. Trinidad. Scarce, a Subscribers' Edition limited to 800 signed and numbered copies. BL, Com, LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - The Story of Tobago: Robinson Crusoe's Island in the Caribbean. (Port-of-Spain and London: Longmans Group) vi,114 pages 19 cm pb, 12 ills, 1 map, [1973]; (ibidem) 114 pages, ills, 1 map, 1979. Descriptive. Tobago. A new edition of his "Tobago. Robinson Crusoe's Island . . ." BL, Com, Gos, LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - Tall Tales of Trinidad and Tobago. (Port-of-Spain: Printed by Horsford Printerie) 71 pages 20 cm, ills, [ca 1972] rev ed; (sl [Port-of-Spain]: By the Author) 84 pages, ills, 1977. Folklore. Tales. Trinidad. Tobago. A new edition of his "Legends . . ." BL, Com, Gos, LOC

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - Tobago Legends and West Indian Lore. (Georgetown: Daily Chronicle) 137 pages 21 cm pb, ills, 2 folding maps, [ca 1950]. Folklore. Legends. Tobago. BL, Ch.T, Co.C, Com.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - Tobago: Robinson Crusoe's Island in the West Indies. (Port-of-Spain: Printed by PNM Publishing Co) viii,108 pages 22 cm pb, 24 ills, 1 map, 1969. Descriptive. Tobago. BL, Com, Gos, LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - Trinidad Callaloo: Life in Trinidad from 1851-1900. (Diego Martin: Crusoe Publishing House, Subscribers' Edition) xi,152 pages 21 cm pb, b&w photos, index, 1978 1st ed. History. Trinidad. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - Trinibagianese: Words and Phrases, Old and New, Peculiar to the Speech of Trinidadians and Tobagonians. (Diego Martin: By the Author, Little Books on Trinidad & Tobago, Nos 1&2) 2 vols, 32+26 pages pamph, 1965-1966. Linguistics. Dialect. Trinidad. Tobago. Vol 1 originally published as "Trinidadianese." Subsequently republished together as "Creole Talk . . ." Co.C, Com, Gos.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - Trinidadianese: How to Old Talk in Trinidad. (Diego Martin: Granderson) 32 pages 22 cm pamph, 1965. Linguistics. Dialect. Trinidad. Subsequently republished in the same year as Vol 1 of his “Trinibagianese . . .” Ch.T, Co.C, Com, LOC, My.R.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert - True Tales of Trinidad and Tobago. (Port-of-Spain) 1972. Folklore. Trinidad. Tobago. A collection of 19 legends and historical tales. Query a mis-listing for his “Tall Tales . . .” Ch.T.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert, comp – Jokey Stories of Trinidad and Tobago. (Diego Martin: By the Compiler) 32 pages 20 cm pamph, ills, 1972. Folklore. Trinidad. LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Carlton Robert, comp – Sayings of Trinidad and Tobago, Old and New. (Port-of-Spain: By the Author, Little Books On Trinidad & Tobago, No 3) 11 pages 22 cm pamph, 1966. Folklore. Sayings. Linguistics. Trinidad. Tobago. BL, Com.

 

OTTLEY, Earle B - Trials and Triumphs: The Big Road to a Middle Class Society in the United States Virgin Islands. (Charlotte Amalie: The Author) 488 pages 24 cm, 33 pages of plates, [ca 1982]. History. Sociology. Middle class. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands, Gos, LOC, Mol.

 

OTTLEY, Roi - New World A'Coming: Inside Black America. (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, Life-in-America Books) vi,364 pages 22 cm, frontis, ills, biblio, [ca 1943]; (New York: Literary Classics Inc) 364 pages, 1943. Descriptive. New York City. Caribbean area. Collective biography. A study of life in Harlem. Author (1906-1960). BL, Co.C, Com, LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Rudolph – Calypsonians from Then to Now. (Arima: For the Author) 2 vols, xii,336+292 pages 21 cm pb, col and b&w ills, biblio, 1995-1999. Music. Calypso. Trinidad. BL, LOC.

 

OTTLEY, Rudolph – Women in Calypso: Part 1. (Arima: sn) viii,194 pages 24 cm pb, 1992. Music. Calypso. Gender studies. Women. Trinidad. BL, LOC.

 

OTWAY, Henry - To the Right Honourable Henry, Lord Brougham and Vaux, Lord High Chancellor . . . (St Georges) pamph, [ca 1833]. Colonial administration. Law. Lord Brougham and Vaux. Grenada. Argues that the statutes of Britain prior to 1763 were effective in the island. Exceptionally scarce. Rag.

 

OTWAY, Henry - [Grenadian barrister.]

 

OTWAY, Henry, and Alexander MC COMBIE, ed - Laws of Grenada and the Grenadines from the Year 1766 to the Year 1828 . . . with Numerous Notes of Reference and a Copious Analytical Index by a Professional Gentleman. (St Georges: Alexander M'Combie) xxv,412 pages 4to, 1830. Law. Statutes. Grenada. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. With 5 volumes of supplements, 1835-51. Newton has the supplements as being issued 1829-1847. Replaced by W Snagg. Exceptionally scarce. Bay, BL, New, Pat, Rag, Sab 28756.

 

OUBOTER, Paul E, ed - The Freshwater Ecosystems of Suriname. (Dordrecht and Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic, Monographiae Biologicae Series, Vol 70) viii,313 pages 25 cm hb, ills, maps, [ca 1993]. Ecology. Freshwater ecosystems. Suriname. BL, Bow, LOC.

 

Our Common Heritage. (Bridgetown: Public Library) 1971. History. Economics. Descriptive. Barbados. A bibliography.

 

Our Islands’ Past. Vol 1. Edward Corbet’s Report and Census . . . [See: E Corbet.]

 

Our Literary Heritage: A Select List of Books and Periodicals on Jamaica. (Kingston: Jamaica Library Service) 25 pages pamph, 1962. Literature. Jamaica. A bibliography. Will.

 

Our New Possessions and the Diplomatic Processes by which they Were Obtained. (New York: New York Tribune, Library of Tribune Extras, v 11, No 6) 113 pages 26 cm, ills, maps, 1899. Colonial administration. International relations. Spanish-American War. Diplomatic processes. Cuba. Puerto Rico. A brief history of the islands acquired by the US as a result of the Spanish-American War. Scarce. LOC, Viv.

 

Our Puerto Rican Fellow Citizens. (New York: AFL/CIO) 1960. Industrial relations. Civil rights. Migration. United States. Puerto Rico. A national conference sponsored by AFL/CIO community service activities. Cor.

 

Our West Indian Islands. By Spectator. Translated from the Danish. (Copenhagen: CA Reitzel) 94 pages 19 cm 12mo, 1862. Descriptive. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. Danish West Indies. Exceptionally scarce. BL, LOC, Sab 89142.

 

Outalissi . . . [See: CE Lefroy.]

 

The Outbreak of Cholera in the Island of Jamaica . . . [See: “Despatches Respecting the Outbreak . . . “]

 

Outlines and Notes of Twenty-Nine Years . . . [See: GW Bridges.]

 

Overseas Geoglogy and Mineral Resources . . . [See: “Petrology of . . .”]

 

The Overseer's Manual . . . [See: EC Luard.]

 

An Overview of Public Enterprise in the Commonwealth Caribbean. (Georgetown: UG. Mona: UWI, ISER) 216 pages 23 cm, [ca 1983]. Economics. Public administration. Caribbean area. Gos, LOC.

 

Overview of the Report of the West Indian Commission, Time for Action. (Black Rock: West Indian Commission Secretariat) xiii,176 pages 23 cm pb, [ca 1992]. Economics. Constitutional. Integration. Caribbean area. LOC.

 

An Overview of Tourism as a Major Positive Force in Caribbean Economic Growth and Development. (Christ Church: CTRDC) 39 pages pamph, 1986. Economics. Tourism. Development planning. Caribbean region. Mom.

 

OVICH, RM Shelton – [See: “Stages and Problems . . .”]

 

OVIEDO, GF de – [See: DE OVIEDO]

 

OWEN, Nicholas - Journal of a Slave Dealer: A View of some Remarkable Axcedents in the Life of Nics Owen on the Coast of Africa and America from the Year 1746 to the Year 1757. (London: George Routledge, Broadway Diaries, Memoirs & Letters) 120 pages 23 cm hb, 18 plates, 2 maps, 1930. Descriptive. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. Passim WI. An autobiography. Edited by Eveline Martin. By a British slave trader (?-1759). BL, LOC.

 

OWEN, Richard - A Nautical Memoir Descriptive of the Surveys Made in HM Ships "Blossom" and "Thunder" from 1829 to 1837. (Dublin) 171 pages 8vo, [ca 1840]. Travel. Descriptive. Oceanography. HMS Blossom. HMS Thunder. Caribbean area. An account of the marine surveying of the waters in the WI. By a captain in the RN (1804-1892). Very scarce. Rag, RES, Sab 58013.

 

OWEN, WFW – [British admiral (1774-1857); engaged in the war against the slave trade. See: EH Burrows.]

 

OWENS, I Watkins – [See: WATKINS-OWENS]

 

OWENS, Joseph V - Dread: The Rastafarians of Jamaica. (Kingston: Sangster's Book Stores. London: Heinemann Educational Books) xix,282 pages 20 cm pb, 1 map, index, [ca 1976] 1st ed; (ibidem) xix,282 pages 20 cm pb, index, 1979 rep; (ibidem) xix,282 pages, index, 1982 rep. Religion. Rastafarians. Jamaica. A study by a US Jesuit. BL, Car, Gos, Ing, LOC, New.

 

OWENS, William A - Slave Mutiny: The Story of the Revolt on the Schooner Amistad. (New York: J Day) 312 pages 21 cm, ills, [1953]; (London: Peter Davies) viii,280 pages hb, 4 ills, dj, 1953; (Philadelphia: Pilgrim P) xiv,322 pages 21 cm, ills, [1968]; Baltimore, MD: Black Classic P) 1997; (New York: Plume) xiv,322 pages 21 cm, ills, index, [ca 1997]. Slavery. Slave trade. Mutiny. Amistad. Cuba. A fictionalized version of the story. A children's book. US author, educator and folklorist (1905-1990); Professor of English at Columbia U; web page. BL, LOC.

 

OWER, Leslie Hamilton - The Geology of British Honduras. (Belize City and Chicago: Clarion Ltd) 24 pages pamph, 1 col folding map, [1928]. Geology. Belize. An introductory overview. Reprinted from the ‘Journal of Geology.’ By a British geologist. Very scarce. BL, Woo.

 

OXAAL, Ivar - Black Intellectuals and the Dilemmas of Race and Class in Trinidad. (Cambridge, MA: Schenkman Publishing Co Inc) xv,334 pages 23 cm hb, ills, biblio, [ca 1982]; (ibidem) xv,334 pages 23 cm pb, ills, biblio, [ca 1982]. Politics. Sociology. Race relations. Social classes. Intellectuals. Trinidad. A reprint of his 2 books on Black Power politics in Trinidad: "Black Intellectuals Come to Power" and "Race and Revolutionary Consciousness," with an epilogue on the final years of the Eric Williams era. BL, Ch.T, Gos, Her, LOC, New.

 

OXAAL, Ivar - Black Intellectuals Come to Power. The Rise of Creole Nationalism in Trinidad and Tobago. (Cambridge, MA: Schenkman Publishing Co Inc, International Studies in Political & Social Change, Vol 3) xiii,194 pages 24 cm pb, ills, plates, maps, [1968]. Politics. Intellectuals. Nationalism. Trinidad. Tobago. Traces the events leading to Trinidad's independence. The first of his 2-volume study; based on his UCLA 1965 PhD dissertation. Bay, Com, LOC.

 

OXAAL, Ivar - Intellectuals Come to Power: A Study in Creole Nationalism and Ambiguities of Equality in Trinidad. (New York) 392 pages, 1967. Politics. Intellectuals. Nationalism. Trinidad.

 

OXAAL, Ivar - Race and Revolutionary Consciousness: A Documentary Interpretation of the 1970 Black Power Revolt in Trinidad. (Cambridge, MA: Schenkman Publishing Co Inc) 96 pages 23 cm , ills, [1971]. Politics. Public order. Black Power Riots, 1970. Trinidad. Tobago. The 2nd volume in his study commencing with his “Black Intellectuals Come to Power . . .” Com, LOC.

 

OXAAL, Ivar - West Indian Intellectuals in Power. (Davis: U of California) 1963. Politics. Intellectuals. Caribbean area.

 

OXAAL, Ivar, and Tony BARNETT, and David BOOTH, ed – Beyond the Sociology of Development: Economy and Society in Latin America and Africa. (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd, International Library of Sociology) 295 pages 23 cm, 1975. Economics. Sociology. Development planning. Latin America. Guyana. Trinidad. BL, Com.

 

OXENFORD, Hazel, and Robin MAHON, and Wayne HUNT – The Eastern Caribbean Flying Fish Project. (Kingstown: OECS Fisheries Unit) v,171 pages, ills, [ca 1993]. Marine resources. Fisheries. Flying fish. Caribbean area. LOC.

 

OXFORD, Lord Bishop of - Speech of the Right Reverend the Lord Bishop of Oxford, in the House of Lords, February 7th 1848, against the Admission of Slave Labour Sugar on Equal Terms with Free Labour Produce: With an Appendix Illustrative of the Impetus Given to the Slave Trade by the Bill of 1846. (London: James Ridgeway) pamph, 1848. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade Bill, 1846. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. A speech. Exceptionally scarce. Cu.W.

 

OXFORD, Robert, Earl of – [See: "Further Report from the Committee of Secrecy . . .;" and J Pullen.]

 

OXFORD, Thomas – [See: “Colonial Slavery. Defence of the Baptist Missionaries . . .”]

 

OXFORD and ASQUITH, Julian Edward George Asquith, Earl of - Cayman Islands: Proposals for Constitutional Advance: Report of the Constitutional Commissioner, the Rt Hon The Earl of Oxford and Asquith, KCMG. (London: HMSO, Foreign & Commonwealth Office) 31 pages 25 cm pamph, 1971. Colonial administration. Constitutional. Cayman Islands. A parliamentary report. The basis of the 1972 constitution. BL, Bo.C.

 

OXFORD and ASQUITH, Julian Edward George Asquith, Earl of - Turks and Caicos Islands. Proposals for Constitutional Advance. Report by the Constitutional Commissioner, the Rt Hon the Earl of Oxford and Asquith, KCMG. (London: HMSO) 31 pages 25 cm pamph, 1974. Colonial administration. Constitutional. Turks & Caicos Islands. A parliamentary report. BL, LOC.

 

OXFORD and ASQUITH, Julian Edward George Asquith, Earl of - [British colonial administrator (1916-2011); Administrator of St Lucia 1958-1962; Constitutional Commissioner for both the Cayman Islands and the Turks and Caicos Islands. LOC; web page.]

 

OXHOLM, Peter Lotharius – A Report from Governor General PL Oxholm to the Royal Westindian Chamber in Copenhagen (Det Kongelige Vestindiske Kammer) Dated May, 4, 1816, St Croix. (Frederiksted: Prestige P) 15 pages pamph, 1977. Colonial administration. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. Danish West Indies. Deals with the ban on slave-trading in the DWI and provides statistics on slaves and free persons of colour. Edited by E Lawaetz. Hig.

 

OXHOLME, Axel Hansteen – Virgin Islands of the United States, an Opportunity, and a Challenge. (sl: sn) 66 pages 27 cm pamph, 1949. Colonial administration. Economics. Development planning. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands. By a US trade commissioner (1891-1949). BL.

 

OYELESE, John Oyedokun - Some Aspects of Food Crop Cultivation in the Plantations of Barbados, West Indies. (London: Commonwealth Institute) 1968. Agriculture. Vegetables. Barbados. By a British educator. Wilk.

 


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