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Johnston, H.H.

The History of a Slave (1889)

Published: Kegan, Paul, Trench & Co, London, 1889

Edition: First Edition

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Hardcover, red pictorial cloth stamped in black, gilt lettering on spine. pp. (2) + xii + 168. 47 Engraved plates. Foxing on end papers, small tears at spine ends,  light wear to boards, otherwise very good+. " ... an attempt to give a realistic sketch of life in the Western Sudan. It is the outcome of some considerable experience of the Dark Continent, but is especially based on what I have seen and heard while travelling in North Africa, in the Niger Delta, and on the Cross River".

  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 16x20.5cm
  • Sold By: Richmond Books and Prints
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