A Mission to Gelele, King of Dahome. Captain Sir Richard F. Burton.
A Mission to Gelele, King of Dahome

A Mission to Gelele, King of Dahome

London: Tylston and Edwards, 1893. Memorial. Orig gilt Pict Cloth. Two volumes. 246 & 305 pp, frontis both volumes. with notices of the so-called amazons, the grand customs, the yearly customs, the human sacrifices, the present state of the slave trade and the negro's place in nature. Minor foxing but overall vg+ condition set in orig gilt pictorial cloth. Little wear at top of spine (no loss, no chips), minor wear at bottom of spine, corners square and minor if any wear. Inside hinges firm. Orig. end papers. VG+. Item #2758

Price: $500.00

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