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Title An Hovre Glasse of Indian Newes
Reference Arents 82-A
Collection George Arents Collection
Library New York Public Library
Date 1607
Author(s) Nicholl, John
Place of Publication London
Description Describes the author and his companions' experiences whilst shipwrecked on an island near St Lucia after being attacked by Indians. The author writes of how tobacco was used as a preventive for hunger.
Document Type Printed Book
Primary Commodity Tobacco
Theme Exploration and Discovery
Keywords raw material, flora and fauna, colony, conflict, consumption
Region Central America and the Caribbean
Places St Lucia
Additional Information For more information on this title, see: Tobacco: Its History. Illustrated by The Books, Manuscripts and Engravings in the Library of George Arents Jr, Together with an Introductory Essay, Glossary and Bibliographic Notes. Volume One: 1507-1615, p. 442-443.
Copyright New York Public Library