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Brown cloth on boards. Previous owner's name in pencil. Hinges cracked. A native of Scotland, Mungo Parks was employed by Sir Joseph Banks to explore the Niger River. After two years in preparation, during which he learned the Mandingo language, he set out in 1795. During a second trip in 1805 he was killed by natives. 392 pp. Note: Cover shows name as Parks, while title page omits the "s".
Title: Travels in the Interior of Africa
Illustrator: F. Border, et al
Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1893
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Good to Very Good
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 010253
Keywords: NOISBN Travel. Social History. Mandingoes.