A Voice from the Congo. Comprising Stories, Anecdotes, and Descriptive Notes

By: Ward, Herbert

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A memoir of travel in the Congo by a notable explorer. Herbert Ward was a member of Henry Morton Stanley's Emin Pasha Relief Expedition, and one of the foremost artists of Central African life of the late-nineteenth century.


First American Edition; Publisher's green cloth gilt, top edge gilt. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal shelf handling wear; bookplate of Evelyn Burch on the front pastedown; 8vo; 23 cm, 8.875 inches tall; xvi, [2], 330 pages: frontispiece, plates, portraits, index. Photographs and drawings by the author.


REF: CCE, 6267; shakariconnection

Title: A Voice from the Congo. Comprising Stories, Anecdotes, and Descriptive Notes

Author Name: Ward, Herbert

Illustrator: Ward, Herbert

Categories: A. TRAVEL, GEOGRAPHY & EXPLORATION, Africa, East Africa, Exploration, Natural History, Hunting,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1910

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

lb: 3.00 lb

Seller ID: 011081

Keywords: Africa, Central -- Description and travel; Africa, Central -- Social life and customs ; Africa - Exploration; Sculpture,