Travelers' tales of old Cuba / edited by John Jenkins

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Subjects: Travelers' writings, American--Cuba
Travelers' writings, English--Cuba
Travelers' writings, European--Cuba
Cuba--Description and travel
Cuba--Literary collections
Cuba--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Melbourne ; New York : Ocean Press, 2002
LC Classification: F
Physical Description: 173 p. ; 22 cm
Additional Authors: Jenkins, John, 1949-
Notes: ISBN: 1876175370
Contents: The invasion of Puerto del Principe, 1687 / Alexander O. Exquemelin -- The aborigines of Cuba ; A slave ship ; Marti the smuggler, circa 1854 / Maturin M. Ballou -- A letter from Cuba, 1834 / Sophia Peabody Hawthorne -- A letter from Havana, 1849 / William Cullen Bryant -- Havana, 1859 / Richard Henry Dana Jr. -- Impressions of Cuba, 1859 / Joseph J. Dimock -- Havana, 1868 / John Muir -- An enchanted painter ; A taste of Cuban prison life, 1873 / Walter Goodman -- A skirmish with the "gringos," 1896 / Grover Flint -- Cuban home life, 1910 / Irene A. Wright -- From the early diary, 1922 / Anaïs Nin -- Terry's guide to Cuba, 1929 / T. Phillip Terry -- Cuban color lines, 1930 / Langston Hughes -- Treasure island, 1931 / A. Hyatt Verrill -- Aboard the "Pilar" with Hemingway, 1934 / Arnold Samuelson -- Afro-Cuban religious beliefs, 1946 / Erna Fergusson -- Havana carnival, 1949 / Patrick Leigh Fermor -- In Havana with the Mafia, 1958 / Frank Ragano and Selwyn Raab
OCLC Number: 48466396
ISBN/ISSN: 1876175370