Off Hand Sketches of Men and Things in Western Africa

Description
Off Hand Sketches of Men and Things in Western Africa
History, Illustrated, Travels, Africana - Quantity: 1

Decorative blind-stamped brown cover.
Gilt title o spine.
iv, 144 pages.
Tissue-guarded frontispiece portrait.
Some pencil notations.

"A lovely insight into life in South Africa in the mid 1850's.
Topics include the country and its people, food, dress, farming,
music, languages and etiquette. Other more distressing topics
relate to matrimony [and the abuse of women], witchcraft, devil
worship, slavery and the slave trade etc., etc."

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Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Africana , History, Illustrated, Travels
Author/ Illustrator
D. K. Flickinger
Book Title
Off Hand Sketches of Men and Things in Western Africa
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1857
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
United Brethren, Dayton, Ohio
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Dimensions
17×11.5 cm
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