Item #165699 George Grenfell and the Congo (Volume I only):; A History and Description of the Congo Independent State and Adjoining Districts of Congoland. Sir Harry Johnston.

George Grenfell and the Congo (Volume I only):; A History and Description of the Congo Independent State and Adjoining Districts of Congoland....

London: Hutchinson & Co., 1908. Cloth. Volume I only, of two. Large 8vo. 496 pp. Dark burgundy cloth with gilt text to spine. Some sunning to spine and board edges, bumping to spine ends and corners. Foxing to first and last few leaves, very lightly scattered to few areas of text. Eps toned. Engraved frontis portrait. With 496 illustrations from Grenfell's photographs and drawings. 14 maps by Grenfell and J.W. Addision of the Royal Geographical Society, several fold-out, including a large map at rear. Full title: George Grenfell and the Congo: A History and Description of the Congo Independent State and Adjoining Districts of Congoland Together with Some Account of the Native Peoples and Their Languages, the Fauna and Flora; and Similar Notes on the Cameroons and the Island of Fernando Po the Whole Founded on the Diaries and Researches of the Late Rev. George Grenfell, B.M.S., F.R.G.S.' on the Records of the British Baptist Missionary Society; and on Additional Information Contributed by the Author, by the Rev. Lawson Forfeitt, Mr. Emil Torday, and Others. Very Good. Item #165699

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