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SA Auction #94 begins on 30 Sep 2021

US Auction #9 begins on 30 Oct 2021

Mrs. H. Grattan Guinness

The New World of Central Africa.

With a History of the First Christian Mission on the Congo.

Published: Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1890

Edition: First edition

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1 volume. First edition 1890.

Blue cloth cover with gilt title [some staining].

Gilt title to spine.

Colour endpapers.

Name and date on inside.

xx, 537 pages, 3 page catalogue.

39 full-page illustrations.

2 double-page illustrations.

In-text illustrations.

3 full-page maps.

2 fold-out maps [18 x 22.5 cm & 53 x 69 cm].

Foxing/spotting mainly to page blocks and the odd page.

Mrs Henry Grattan Guinness was very much involved in

missionary work to Africa in conjunction with her well-known

husband Henry Grattan Guinness.

Recorded shipping weight 1500g.

Shipped and insured by recorded delivery.

  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 21 x 15 cm
  • Sold By: West Clare Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Tom Moloney
  • Country: Ireland
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 0657087803
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Credit Cards - PayPal - Cheque.
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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