A Journal of a Tour in the Congo Free State. Marcus Dorman.
A Journal of a Tour in the Congo Free State
A Journal of a Tour in the Congo Free State

A Journal of a Tour in the Congo Free State

Brussels: J Lebegue and Co, 1905. First Edition. Half Leather. 192 pp, ill. fold out map tipped in at rear. Author states in preface that he went to the Congo with the hope of shooting big game and had a negative opinion of the Congo government. After a lengthy trip, where he did shoot some game but did not see munch, he returned with a favorable opinion of the government. More travel than hunting but with many interesting observations about some really remote country. He went to the Upper Ugangui regions where game was abundant but hunting was most difficult. Does not appear that he shot much game. Rare, not in Czech. Original printed wraps.Bound in quarter leather over marbled boards. Some pages unopened. Probably never read. VG+ to near Fine. Item #4659

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