Rev.d Ja.s Read.Missionary to Africa.
Stipple. 215 x 120mm (8½ x 4¾").
James Read (1777-1852), the missionary in Cape Colony and political activist. In November 1798 he set sail for the South Seas under the aegis of the London Missionary Society. His ship was captured and he managed to return to London before setting sail again and arriving in Cape Town in 1800.
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